Destination guide

The historic city of Ferrara awaits you

Take a vacation to Ferrara and enjoy the area's museums, history and cathedral. This city's monuments, biking and parks draw many visitors. Many of our vacation 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 vacation in Ferrara. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Ferrara

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

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 around Ferrara?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 146 vacation rentals near Ferrara. From 97 Condos/Apartments to 22 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ferrara for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ferrara:

  • Santo Stefano: 684 vacation rentals
  • Bolognina: 280 vacation rentals
  • Saragozza-Porto: 607 vacation rentals
  • San Donato-San Vitale: 417 vacation rentals
  • Navile: 315 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Ferrara?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Ferrara. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Casa Romei: 156 vacation rentals
  • Ferrara Station: 162 vacation rentals
  • Giovanni Boldini Museum: 156 vacation rentals
  • Ferrara Cathedral (Basilica Cattedrale di San Giorgio): 156 vacation rentals
  • Monastery of Sant'Antonio in Polesine: 153 vacation 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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Ferrara?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 97 Condos/Apartments in Ferrara. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ferrara include:

  • Houses: 22 rentals available
  • Villas: 5 rentals available
  • Studios: 97 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ferrara?

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