B&B al Ducale

... to feel at home in the heart of the city


The B&B Al Ducale boasts 15 years of management experience and is located in the historic center of Parma, a few steps from the "Ponte di Mezzo" and the main monuments and museums of the city. Located in a quiet area, it allows you to find various solutions for lunches and dinners in the immediate vicinity. It is also easily accessible by car without going through the electronic gates. A welcoming environment, where you can feel at home, in a typical recently renovated building, which offers various solutions; from comfortable single or double rooms to real apartments with independent entrance, for residence use. Studios or apartments, all perfectly equipped and available also for short or long periods. An excellent location to breathe the atmosphere and experience the daily life of the Oltretorrente, the authentic soul of Parma.


Choose the accommodation that's right for you by clicking below: rooms with breakfast or apartments with kitchen.

A partire da, 80,00 € a notte ad uso MATRIMONIALE

Rigoletto Room

Starting from, for DOUBLE USE with breakfast

€ 85,00/night

Leonora Room

Starting from, for DOUBLE USE with breakfast

85,00 €/night

 Otello Room

Starting from, for DOUBLE USE with breakfast

€ 85,00/night

Ernani Room

Starting from, for DOUBLE USE with breakfast

€ 90,00/night
A partire da, 80,00 € a notte ad uso MATRIMONIALE

Rigoletto Flat Studio

Starting from, for SINGLE USE with kitchen

€ 70,00/night

 Otello Apartment

Starting from, for SINGLE USE with kitchen

€ 70,00/night

Ernani Apartment

Starting from, for SINGLE USE with kitchen

€ 75,00/night

Falstaff Apartment

Starting from, for DOUBLE USE

€ 80,00/night

Rates may have further variations and possible increases during the exhibitions or important events.




A few meters from Ducale Park, Bridge di Mezzo, Pilotta Palace and Regio Theatre, the B&B is on the first floor of a recently refurbished ancient building.

The B&B Al Ducale, in Costituente St, 11 (at the Bixio St corner), is located in the historic center, but the area is NO Traffic Limited and it is reachable by car WITHOUT HAVING TO PASS THROUGH THE ELECTRONIC SLIDES / CAMERAS.

Large rooms completely renovated and well furnished:

– Independent entrance
– Double, twin, triple or quadruple rooms (1 double bed + 2 singles)
– Private bathroom in the room
– TV, refrigerator, iron / ironing board and hairdryer – Free WI-FI Internet available

B&B service with breakfast and RESIDENCE service without breakfast for apartments

– Cleaning is included, linen change every 2 days for rooms and weekly cleaning, linen change for apartments.


Within the premises, breakfast (Continental/Italian) is served in the room (the tray is left at the door)

Guests who prefer to go to local bars can have breakfast either at the Vision Bar opposite the B&B. 


Upon booking we have parking permits for guests

Upon booking we also have a garage for cars, motorcycles and bicycles

Free luggage storage

We are in the historic center, in a NO Traffic Limited area, reachable by car WITHOUT passing through the electronic gate.

Using public transports: from Train Station 10 min walk or nr. 4 bus stops (trolleybus line1 and bus lines 6-7-11)


New Pezzani Theatre, 2 min walk (200 mt)

Regio Theatre, 3/5 min walk (about 400/500 mt)

Al Parco Theatre, 10/15 min walk (about 800/1000 mt)

Due Theatre, 3/4 min walk (about 300/400 mt)

Faculty of Economics, 3/4 min walk (about 300/400 mt)

Arrigo Boito Conservatory, 3/4 min walk (about 300/400 mt)

Hospital Major / University, 7/8 min walk or nr. 3 bus stop (bus lines 3-4-5)

Piccole Figlie Clinic, 15 min walk, or nr. 4 bus stop (trolleybus line 1) or n. 6 bus stops (bus line 7)


 in case of booking we kindly require the following information:

– Confirmation (by e-mail) stating the estimated arriv;al time at our premises;

– A reference mobile number

– Request of the parking permit or the garage if necessary.



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€ 192,00

half day


Parma Incoming tour operator for Parma, Emilia-Romagna and surrounding towns, specialist in food & wine tours, music and cultural visits, will take you to discover the treasures of Food Valley, Parmigiano-Reggiano, Prosciutto di Parma, Culatello di Zibello , Traditional Balsamic Vinegar… Duration: about 6 hours 08.15 am: Meet guide in Hotel and transfer. 09.00 am: Tour of Parmigiano Reggiano cheese producer (it is necessary to be there by 9.00 am to be able to see the actual cheese-making process). Brief tasting of Parmigiano Reggiano cheese and opportunity to buy product directly from the cheese-maker. 10.00 am: End of tour, transfer to vinegar producer. 10.00 am: Tour of vinegar producer, tasting of Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Reggio Emilia. Tour of museum and tasting of 2-3 different types of balsamic vinegar, with different ageing times (15-30 years). 12.00 am: End of tour, transfer to ham producer. 12.30 pm: Tour of ham producer, tasting and lunch based on Parma Ham and on other local cured meats. Services included: One guide available for 8 hours, tour and tasting at Parmigiano Reggiano cheese producer; tour and tasting of Aceto Balsamico Tradizionale traditional balsamic vinegar producer; tour, tasting and lunch at Parma ham producer. Extra services: tour, tasting and cooking course in cellar of Culatello cured meat, tour of Torrechiara castle, Transfers. Period of tours/how often: all year Recipients: individuals, groups, corporate info@parmaincoming.it – +39 0521298883

€ 35,00

afternoon and evening


by 7 Stelle Viaggi e Turismo The tour will be available from April 2019. The Squares are the beating heart of a city, places where citizens meet, in which the palaces and churches show off to the enchanted eyes of tourists. The Unusual Aperitif of 7 Stelle Viaggi e Turismo is renewed with an itinerary that will take you to discover the most beautiful squares in Parma, accompanied by a guide, which ends with a tasty aperitif of typical products. From Piazza Garibaldi, with all the explanation of the monuments that surround it, you pass through Piazza della Steccata with the exterior of the Basilica and the Teatro Regio, continue to Piazzale della Pilotta with its Farnesian architecture, the monument to Giuseppe Verdi and the Palazzo della Riserva. The tour continues with the visit of the rooms of the ancient Benedictine monastery of San Paolo, and the most characteristic square of the city, Piazza Duomo. To finish, aperitif with typical local products admiring Parma at a time of day when the light gives it a very special beauty. Meeting with the guide at the IAT – Tourist Office in Piazza Garibaldi at 5.15 pm. Departure from Parma Tourist Office in Piazza Garibaldi, 1 at 5.30 pm. Price per person: adults euro 35,00 children 3 – 12 years-old euros 15,00 free for children 0-3 years-old INFO AND RESERVATION IAT PARMA: www.turismo.comune.parma.it turismo@comune.parma.it +39 0521 218889 or 7 stelle viaggi e turismo tel. 0521290106 – info@7stelleviaggieturismo.it

€ 10,00

group of at least 10 people


by Laura Cova Laura Cova presents an unusual cultural and food tour in the “Oltretorrente” area, an lively district of Parma connecting the city and the countryside. It offers colourful working-class houses, small shops and historical buildings. Laura Cova will introduce you to the secrets of the Ducal Garden, once reserved for the Duke and his guests, the house where the great conductor Arturo Toscanini was born and the Annunziata Franciscan church and monastery. Along the “via Emilia” – the road of merchants and pilgrims –you will discover the ancient porticoed medieval hospital. The tour will include a stop at a local deli to discover and taste the delicious food that has granted Parma the title of “Unesco creative city for gastronomy”. DURATION: 2/3 hours EXTRA SERVICES: typical products tasting experience (various solutions; prices vary). AVAILABILITY: all year long RECIPIENTS: individual tourists and groups MORE DETAILS: no admission costs are required. The price includes only the guided tour and not the tastings. It is a walking tour – no other means of transport are required. Variations can be planned upon specific request (check out the site www.laguidaparma for suggestions). RATES: 10 euros per person for groups of 10 or more. For groups of less than 10 people the basic rate of 100 euros applies. Possible tastings – at the participants’ choice – are excluded. RESERVATION: e-mail laguidaparma@gmail.com

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