Destination guide

The historical city of Ferrara awaits you

Take a holiday to Ferrara and enjoy the area's museums, history and cathedral. This city's monuments, cycling and parks draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Ferrara

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Ferrara. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Botanical Garden and Herbarium (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Piazza Ariostea (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Pareschi Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Parco dei Caduti (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Montezemolo Park (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
  • Quadrone Oasis (22.8 mi / 36.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Ferrara

The nearest airport is in Bologna (BLQ-Guglielmo Marconi), located 26.6 mi (42.9 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Ferrara Station, Pontelagoscuro Station and Coronella Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay near Ferrara?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 140 holiday rentals near Ferrara. From 88 Condos/Apartments to 20 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ferrara for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ferrara?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ferrara:

  • Santo Stefano: 670 holiday homes
  • Bolognina: 268 holiday homes
  • Bologna Fiere District: 385 holiday homes
  • Quartiere Saragozza: 491 holiday homes
  • San Donato: 220 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ferrara?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Ferrara. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • FERRARA (Station): 159 holiday rentals
  • Ferrara Cathedral (Basilica Cattedrale di San Giorgio): 151 holiday rentals
  • Via delle Volte: 144 holiday rentals
  • Museo Lapidario: 144 holiday rentals
  • Casa Romei: 152 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ferrara listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Ferrara?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 88 Condos/Apartments in Ferrara. Our other popular types of Ferrara holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 20 holiday houses
  • Villas: 9 holiday houses
  • Studios: 89 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ferrara?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 14 holiday homes with pool available in Ferrara. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.