Villa Aretusi

Villa Aretusi is an elegant structure on the outskirts of Bologna dating back to the ‘600, once the home of the Bolognese painter Cesare Aretusi. The extension of the original structure, whose interiors have been preserved, with a terrace overlooking San Luca and a large garden with gazebo make Villa Aretusi the ideal location for weddings, ceremonies and special occasions.

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Enlargement Project

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Sotto l'Arco Restaurant

Located on the first floor, reachable also with an internal lift, the Sotto l’Arco Restaurant plays the cards of elegance and tradition. On the floors there’s the marble Venetian typical of Bologna, protected by the Fine Arts, while on the walls with scarlet bands hang the handmade linen curtains.


Trattoria Aretusi

It was born in the room that once housed the studio of the Bolognese painter Cesare Aretusi and proposes traditional cuisine. Fresh pasta is the absolute protagonist with crescentine, typical tigelle, typical salami and the use of quality raw materials.