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 features

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.

How many holiday rentals are available around Ferrara?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 95 holiday lettings around Ferrara. From 75 flats & apartments to 13 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a city-centre property in Ferrara?

Roll straight out of bed and stroll to the major tourist attractions. Or simply get lost in the thrilling pace of city living! Find a home away from home in the heart of the action, with city centre accommodation. HomeAway has 37 centrally located rental homes available. On the hunt for a different holiday style? See if any of our other properties take your fancy. Our options for this destination include:

  • 22 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 18 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 7 village holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in Ferrara in a large group?

There's nothing more exciting than being somewhere totally new with extended family and friends. The good news is HomeAway has options to suit large groups. Apartment holiday rentals are the preferred choice for larger sized groups, with 15 available here. The lodging options that are suitable for large groups in this area include:

  • Are you looking for rentals that can house 5 holiday makers? We have 38 that will suit. Prices begin from just £39 per night.
  • Require a place for 6 guests? We have 30 that will be perfect. Prices start from £38 a night.
  • Seeking out places for rent suitable for 7 guests? You'll be thrilled to discover we have 4 that'll be perfect. You can get one for as little as £112 a night.

So never fear! When you book with us you can bring along your aunt, your cousin and all your pals to Ferrara.