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Luxurious apartment for 4 guests in the center of Ferrara

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Space 753 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Holiday home with four sleeps, two bathrooms, living room, kitchen and garden

The apartment is just meters away from Piazza Municipale, at the very center of Ferrara, in a fifteenth century building.

It has 4 sleeps, two bathrooms, two wide windows that overlook the Renaissance garden named 'Delle Duchesse'; in the property there are also a fully-accessorised kitchen, with a fridge, dishwasher and oven.

The rooms are large (over 70 s.m.), with comforts such as air conditioning, sat tv, hair dryer, orthopedic mattresses.


Owner
Doris
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
12 July, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Ferrara in Province of Ferrara

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 753 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:30
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bagno 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bagno 2 - Toilet , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Camera da letto 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Soggiorno - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Garden
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

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Luxurious apartment for 4 guests in the center of Ferrara
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 19 reviews
4

Good central location

  • 4 of 5

The apartment is located in the centre of Ferrara within easy walking distance of many of the sights. The apartment backs onto a very quiet courtyard so there is no noise from traffic. Apartment is well furnished - good quality bed and sofabed, and with its high ceilings has a nice atmosphere. Our only criticism is that the apartment is described as two bedroom, it is not - it has one large bedroom (with air conditioning) and one room that combines living room, kitchen and a sofabed (without air conditioning). This may not be too problematic as the sofabed is comfortable and there is a toilet adjacent to the room with the sofabed (the bedroom has an en suite bathroom). It worked out fine for us as we all had the same sleeping times but could be a problem for some groups.

We enjoyed our stay there and would recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great location, very good apt for two

  • 4 of 5

We stayed there 8 days and were very happy. The location in a pedestrian area is excellent , near shops, restaurants , the castle and cathedral. All the interesting sights are within walking distance and the tourist office with good advice and maps is very close right inside the castle courtyard. We bought a multi day pass for the museums etc, which was great value.

The apartment is really a one bedroom, 1 1/2 bathrooms. It would not suit two couples.The kitchen is pretty well equipped with 3 gas burners, a toaster oven, and a small refrigerator. We cooked many of our meals there.

There is a combination washer and dryer in the 1/2 bathroom. The apartment building has an elevator, and the locks are good so it is very secure. The location is quiet because our windows (which open) face onto a grass courtyard.

Doris lives nearby and is very cheerful and helpful. Her niece Emilia speaks very good English.

We very much enjoyed our stay there and Ferrara is still quite unspoiled by too much tourism.

  • Review Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: sono molto felice che Ellen ,abbia avuto un ottimo soggiorno a casa duchesse , io e mia nipote Emilia , piace coccolare i nostri clienti , ferrara è una piccola città , e noi in poco tempo quando ci chiamano andiamo sempre di persona . Emilia sta finendo la scuola arte e turismo ed è sempre felice di dialogare con i nostri clienti
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5

5 star central, comfortable flat

  • 5 of 5

Doris was an excellent host, very freindly and helpful. The flat is very clean comfortable all mod cons, spacious and luxurious. Full of light and tranquil as it looks out onto a lovely garden with a 200 year old plane tree, and lots of birds, you can visit and sit in the garden. The flat couldn't be more central, just a few steps from the Duomo and castle. There is a supermarket across the road and the amazing Slurp pizzeria next door - best pizza I've ever had anywhere! Don't miss the Palazzo Schifanoia with it's amazing fresco of the months - a real gem. If you like Greek vases you can't miss the archeological museum, world class collection.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Couldn't be more centrai

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was very clean, well equipped and right in the centre of beautiful Ferrara. Doris was waiting to meet us from the bus stop in Ferrara and had thoughfully provided everything we needed - linen and towels, toilet rolls, condiments, water etc etc. A gem of a find in a gem of a city.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you, pretty words, I'm glad you were right, that was my goal, I hope I have still my guests a warm greeting Doris
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5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Great location. Internet situation is not ideal - see other reviews. Otherwise perfect! Highly recommended, would stay again in a heartbeat.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Grazie tantissime anche voi siete stati ospiti esemplari ,cordialmente Doris
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5

Great property

  • 5 of 5

We had such a good time at Doris' property. Perfect location right in the heart of everything. Doris is so nice and made us feel very welcome. We really enjoyed meeting her. The building has an elevator which makes it nice. Air conditioning is also nice. The flat was very clean and we really liked it. Great place to walk everywhere in Ferrara. A nice surprise for us was the washing machine which we didn't realize was there, but we really needed. The kitchen has everything you need if you plan to cook, but there are many terrific restaurants you walk to from the apartment. We highly recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
G. Marconi BOLOGNA
Nearest Barpub
30 Metres
Vari
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
CUS Golf Club
Nearest Train
500 Metres
Ferrara
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
Ferrara Sud
Nearest Beach
60 Kilometres
Lidi Ferraresi
Car: not necessary

The apartment is located in the center of Ferrara just a short distance from the main monuments : Castello Estense , the Cathedral , the municipal square , Piazza Trento Trieste , the palace of diamonds , 50 meters away is the parking of via Cortevecchia payment, in the evening and Sunday is free to get there from via Spadari , turn left because borgoricco

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Ferrara, Emilia Romagna

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
estate
1 Jul 2017 - 23 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£215
for 3 nights
From
£72
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£269
for 3 nights
From
£90
£494
£1,616
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax £1.35 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

La tariifa indicata è quella media: a seconda del periodo e del numero di ospiti la tariffa potrebbe variare. Vi preghiamo di contattarci prima della prenotazione per avere maggiori informazioni riguardo ai prezzi. In alternativa potrete visitare
il sito www.casaduchesse.com

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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