Milan is a confident and vibrant Italian city. As the countries second largest city, it often courts controversy with people choosing to love the haughty city or loathe it. It is hard to ignore the fact that Milan is the fashion capital of Italy and one of the most cultured cities in the world. The famous opera house La Scala is instantly recognizable as is renowned artist, Leonardo da Vinci’s famous painting, The Last Supper. Not only is Milan on trend artistically and culturally, but they are also home to the much-loved football team, A.C. Milan.
Here are some of the best Milan Hotels
Hotel Principe Di Savoia
The Hotel Principe Di Savoia is a 5-star luxury hotel close to the famous La Scala Opera House. The hotel is a popular choice for travelers because it is a luxurious establishment, and one in a favored position. It is close to the popular Milanese attractions of Piazza Della Repubblica, Pinacoteca di Brera, Cimitero Monumentale, and Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. The hotel offers a free shuttle service to all attractions. The restaurant serves traditional Italian food with an emphasis on Milanese flavors. Relax in a Turkish spa with or a pool decorated with beautiful frescoes.
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Four Seasons Hotel Milano
The Four Seasons Hotel Milano is an ex 15th-century convent and exudes character both inside and out. The foyer of the hotel gives an indication of the style and standard of this luxury hotel. This is a centrally located hotel, popular with visitors to Milan. It is close to some of the chicest shopping centers in Milan. The Montenapoleone Metro Station is 250 meters from the hotel, making it easy to get around the city. The Duomo Cathedral is a leisurely 10-minute walk. Sunday brunches are held at the restaurants in the hotel and are popular with locals and visitors alike.
Chateau Monfort is another five-star luxury hotel in the popular Monfort District of Milan. As the name suggest, the Montfort is a historic, yet somewhat modern castle, having been built in the 20th century. In keeping with Milan’s love of theatre, the luxury suites are decorated in the themes of some of the cities favorite operas. Other rooms have fairy tales themes. The hotel is whimsical and set in lush gardens. The castle hotel is a very popular destination in a very eclectic city. With a first-rate location, this is another popular choice when visiting the city of Milan.
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Other Hotels in Milan
The magnificent Gothic cathedral, the Duomo, lies at the heart of the city of Milan and is a central point for many visitors. Many hotels are close to this iconic structure. Hotel Romana Residence is just a 10-minute walk from here. The hotel is in the historic district of Old Milan, and the Crocetta Metro Station is close at hand. Hotel Pierre Milano also has an excellent location close to the Leonardo da Vinci Museum of Science and Technology. It is near to Sant’Ambrogio Metro Station. This city center location is a great choice for travellers who enjoy shopping, food and culture.
Milan is an exciting Italian city.
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