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Ripagrande Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Ripagrande 21, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
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Ranked #19 of 39 Hotels in Ferrara
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013
Monica M Fort Collins, Colorado
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Charming and unique old hotel with the most wonderful staff! A great central location on a quiet street, with restaurants, shopping, Castle Estense, the city walls, and much more all within easy walking distance. The front desk staff was very helpful and friendly, a real asset. The breakfast was included and was a great value. If, however, you like generic... More

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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160 reviews 160 reviews
23 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Very centric, old hotel in Ferrara. Our room had 3 levels. Lots of space, but bathroom was very small. Breakfast, included in the rate was very good. Their staff is their primary asset. Internet available. If traveling by train take a taxi to the hotel. www.ferrarahotelripagrande.it Tel. 39 0532.765250

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Limerick, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We initially booked for 2 nights and ended up staying for 3 nights. It was a lovely comfortable hotel in a very central location for Ferrara. The room for the first 2 nights was big but had no stand up shower,just a bath. The last night we had a big shower in a smaller room. The rooms were comfy &... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

A fantastic midrange choice in the lovely town of Ferrara. We had a room on the top floor with a great view. Breakfast was good. Internet access available. A great base for our short overnight stay, would definitely return.

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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

The Satnav woman wasn't so sure of how to explain the route once we entered Ferarra,and no wounder,so many narrow one way streets and on top of it I think she is American from her accent, and they tend to get confused at the best of times.In the end I was driving the car in reverse in order not to... More

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Lac La Biche, Canada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Excellent stay at this hotel near the centre of Ferrara. The staff went out of their way to make sure that all our needs were met. Having bikes to loan to guests was a real plus as we used them in the evening and following morning of our stay. Staff was very helpful and helped get our bikes set up,... More

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San Francisco, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

I stayed one night at this hotel May 26, 2013 as a solo traveler. When I arrived I asked immediately for my passport. No "welcome to Ferrara, no Welcome to our hotel". I complained about this and they apologized, but nothing more. The room was quite nice size and comfortable. The location was close to the center and I was... More

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Belgrade, Serbia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

I was in Ferrara 3 days and enjoyed in nice town, after sightings spending nice time with my sweetheart in the Hotel. Staff is very helpful. They are there, once you need them; always ready to assist you with the smile. I do not know how it is with the other rooms, but after our previous e-mail communication with the... More

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South Houston, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

We were in Ferrara on May 20 when 2 earthquakes (terremoto) hit. The hotel shook but did not suffer any damage. The proprietors were clearly concerned for their guests and made certain that everyone was informed and safe. We walked from the hotel into the old part of town, which is so amazing. Unfortunately, everything was closed and roped off... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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55 reviews 55 reviews
6 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

Ferrara is such an amazing little town... It´s magic when we walk on the Piazza, in the middle of so many people in their "bici".... doesn´t matter the age, they all ride bikes! It´s beautiful to see!!! And, this Hotel is so conveniente because it´s right by the Piazza! And, it´s beautiful, and so cozy!!! You feel you are staying... More

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Address: Via Ripagrande 21, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
Location: Italy > Emilia-Romagna > Province of Ferrara > Ferrara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Ripagrande Hotel 4*
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