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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Room and bathroom were clean. The bed mattress was good and supportive. The room had no view (did not like that), and the working desk was too small to fit laptop, notepad, etc. I would like the breakfast to be a bit richer (not that it was bad). The hotel is situated conveniently to the center of Ferrara, and there...

Thank alex73gr
AntonioMeloni, Direttore at Hotel Ferrara, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Alex73gr. Thanke you for your stay with us and for your review. Hope to see you again in Ferrara. Best Regards. Antonio Meloni -Direttore-

Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Nice room (weird shape). Shower was a bit small, but the bathroom was well supported and modern. Nice bed. Very Clean. Small TV with limited channels. Room view was interior - not so nice. Modern. Cool interior. Cheap parking - but a bit far to walk. Good breakfast. Service was good - Italian and English.

Thank Stephen H
AntonioMeloni, Proprietario at Hotel Ferrara, responded to this review

Dear Stephen H. Thank you for being our guest. You found unusual the shape of the room because the Hotel Ferrara is not a standard hotel but a hotel in a renovated historic building having to maintain the existing spaces. Thanke You for your review. Best Regards. Antonio Meloni -Direttore-

Belgrade, Serbia
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Hotel is centraly located, perfect for walking around old city buildings, streets, small but perfect restaurant, shops. Wifi was ok, clean rooms, breakfast is super. No balcony, no parking. Stuff is friendly, free umbrellas and bikes. For every recommandations.

Thank NatasaK631
AntonioMeloni, Direttore at Hotel Ferrara, responded to this review

Dear NatasaK631. Thanks for being our guest and for the nice review. I just want to inform you that there are two parking options: 1) ticket to park on the blue stripes near the hotel at a cost of € .3,00 for 24 hours; 2) Enclosed car park accessible with automatic gate at a cost of €. 7.00 for 24...

Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Ferrara is a beautiful city and this hotel is perfectly located to explore it. Right in the city centre and close everything you want to see. The castle is your next door neighbour. Breakfast was lovely and we especially liked the music playlist. The hotel has bikes for guests to use but get in there early for them. The staff...

Thank Joanne M
Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Hotel Ferrara is in the centre of the city and convenient to everything. I spent 3 days there and saw everything. Lucrezia Borgia lived there with her third husband and was known as a good mother who was pios and endowed chuches and convents. The city is safe although there are some Africans around the railway station who demand money....

Thank Kensingtonw8
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

I stayed in this hotel for one night only. The room was good in its price category. The only problem was that I couldn't connect to its free wifi. The breakfast was good with reasonable items. I like its location which is very near to the castle of Ferrara.

Thank Murtoza
AntonioMeloni, Direttore at Hotel Ferrara, responded to this review

Dear Murtoza. I'm very sorry. It's true! The system crashed due to a technical problem. We were able to restore the connection only in the next morning at 09.00. I hope that everything else was pleasant. Thanks for being our guest. Best Regards. Antonio Meloni

Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

You pay only for the location wich is right in fron of the castle. The service and confort is that of a two star hotel not four. The room was clean. The breakfast can be improved. Ferrara is a beautiful city worth the visit.

Thank Pablo Z
Brasschaat, Belgium
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Spend two nights here Located right next to the castle this offers a good room for the space The beds are a bit short for my liking but have modern big bathrooms And they offer a wide variety during breakfast Worth the visit

Thank Dirk d
AntonioMeloni, Direttore at Hotel Ferrara, responded to this review

Thanks Mr. Dirk. Our beds are all long cm 200. What is the standard length for a hotel bed in Italy. I'm sorry you have not been sufficient for your length. I hope you are satisfied the same anyway. Many greetings. Antonio Meloni

Reviewed 14 February 2016

There is no bar or room service and reception is separate from the rooms. The night porter does not answer the telephone so you have to put on a coat and stroll across the public courtyard if there is a problem. No hairdryer in my room and noisy 'puffer' style heating stuck on 25 degrees - too hot for me....

1Thank LukePearce
AntonioMeloni, Direttore at Hotel Ferrara, responded to this review

Dear Luke Pearce. The bar service is suspended for a short time due to work that will affect the area. We hope to restore everything as quickly as possible. I'm sorry about the situation but it was not possible to do otherwise.The information for our customers in this regard are both on the reception desk and at the bar. The...

Lichfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

First time in Ferrara, the hotel is a small hotel very personable and friendly, I stayed on the 5th floor room was well equipped, spacious, comfortable and clean. Located centrally next to the castle, short walk to many excellent restaurants and local bars. The hotel has a restaurant also which is very good also, slightly more expensive thank outside but...

Thank Daza1964

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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located within the enchanting framework of the 14th-century Estense Castle, Hotel Ferrara is one of the most prestigious establishments in the city. Each room features a full HD LED TV with international channels and free Wi-Fi.A public shuttle to and from Marconi Airport is provided. The service runs from 05:00 until 23:00.Rooms have a classic design with wood floors and elegant furnishings. Suites includes a private wellness area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Ferrara

Address: Largo Castello 36, 44121, Ferrara, Italy
Region: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Ferrara > Ferrara
Price Range: ₹ 6,082 - ₹ 21,254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Ferrara 4*
Number of rooms: 58
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Ferrara
#4 Business Hotel in Ferrara
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“Ask for an outside view.”
 of 5 bubbles stephenhH2561MB, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It is quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Kensingtonw8, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“get a high floor not overlooking the noisy smoke filled internal courtyard and restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles LukePearce, 14 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for non interconecting room”
 of 5 bubbles Barbare1211, 11 Dec 2015 | Read review
“A room not on the street will be quieter but you would miss the great views of the castle”
 of 5 bubbles shopper782, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
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