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Student's Hostel Estense

Ferrara hostel with bar/lounge

  • Free local cuisine breakfast and free WiFi

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8.0.Very good.
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 21 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Bar/lounge
  • Garden
  • Computer station
  • Snack bar/deli

Feel at home

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free toiletries
  • Garden
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair dryer

What’s around

  • Palazzo dei Diamanti - 2 min walk
  • Museo del Risorgimento e della Resistenza - 3 min walk
  • Botanical Garden and Herbarium - 3 min walk
  • Corso Ercole I d'Este - 4 min walk
  • Palazzo Massari - 5 min walk
  • Giovanni Boldini Museum - 5 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Family Room, Private Bathroom
  • Double or Twin Room
  • Basic Shared Dormitory, Shared Bathroom
  • Family Suite, Private Bathroom
  • Triple Room, Private Bathroom
  • Double Room, Private Bathroom


  • Palazzo dei Diamanti - 2 min walk
  • Museo del Risorgimento e della Resistenza - 3 min walk
  • Botanical Garden and Herbarium - 3 min walk

What’s around


  • Palazzo dei Diamanti - 2 min walk
  • Museo del Risorgimento e della Resistenza - 3 min walk
  • Botanical Garden and Herbarium - 3 min walk
  • Corso Ercole I d'Este - 4 min walk
  • Palazzo Massari - 5 min walk
  • Giovanni Boldini Museum - 5 min walk
  • Castle Estense - 8 min walk
  • Teatro Comunale - 9 min walk
  • Piazza Ariostea - 9 min walk
  • Museum of Natural History - 9 min walk
  • Parco Urbano G. Bassani - 0.6 mi / 0.9 km

Getting around

  • Bologna Airport (BLQ) - 36 min drive
  • Ferrara Station - 15 min walk
  • Vigarano Station - 11 min drive
  • Pontelagoscuro Station - 12 min drive

At a glance


  • 21 rooms


  • Check-in time noon-1:00 AM
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 1:00 AM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets stay free
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply*
  • 1 per room


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No onsite parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Free offsite parking nearby
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink

  • Free local cuisine breakfast daily
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area

Working away

  • Meeting rooms
  • Computer station


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff


  • Elevator
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas


  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

In the room

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Down comforter
  • Soundproofed rooms

Freshen up

  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Small print

Also known as

  • Student's Hostel Estense Ferrara
  • Student's Estense Ferrara
  • Student's Estense
  • Student's Hostel Estense Ferrara
  • Student's Hostel Estense Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Student's Hostel Estense Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Ferrara


All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

For details on pet restrictions and to request pet-friendly rooms, contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds.

This property accepts credit cards.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 0.50 per person, per night, up to 5 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 18 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.


  • Yes, Student's Hostel Estense does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • No, unfortunately, but there's free parking nearby.
  • Yes, pets are welcome, with a limit of 1 per room.
  • You can check in from noon - 1:00 AM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Svinadora (4-min walk), "Avanguardia Lounge Bar" (5-min walk), and Campanile di San Benedetto (5-min walk).
  • Student's Hostel Estense has a picnic area and a garden.
8.0.Very good.
  • 8.0.Very good

    Paolo, 2 night business trip, Apr 5, 2019

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