Milan is the capital of Lombardy in Northern Italy and is the second largest city in the country. Milan is a major financial, commercial and industrial hub but the city also has an incredible artistic and cultural heritage. The city is home to some of the finest galleries, museums and cultural attractions in Europe, including the Milan Cathedral and the Leonardo da Vinci Museum of Science and Technology.
The Best Hotels Near Milan Cathedral.
Milan Cathedral is probably the most visited place in Italy. Right next to it is the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, one of the most famous shopping malls in the world.
Just a short walk from Milan Cathedral and the Piazza Fontana, the Rosa Grand is an impressive hotel on Piazza Fontana 3, in the heart of the bustling cultural center of the city. This stylishly elegant contemporary establishment has 330 plush rooms and 24 luxury apartments with balconies and private terraces. The hotel has its own in-house restaurant, the Sfizio, 8 corporate meeting rooms and a fully equipped wellness center.
With a wide range of suites, that range from classic twins to a Presidential suite, all rooms contain a large en suite bathroom with luxury amenities, free WiFi, a Samsung Smart TV and a mini bar. They also contain an assortment of hot beverages, an Illy espresso coffee machine, an in-room safe, a sewing kit and access to a shoeshine service. Guests in the hotel can also order room service 24 hours a day.
This ultra-swanky, luxury 5-star hotel on Via Tommaso Grossi 1, is only a stone’s throw from the Milan Cathedral and the many nearby attractions. Just next to the famous Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II shopping center and the Via della Spiga where you can browse top quality Italian leather goods, as well as the nearby Teatro alla Scala, the hotel is ideally situated for a sightseeing vacation.
The hotel has an elegant fine dining restaurant, a modern spa and fitness center, a cafe, 106 beautifully decorated rooms and 25 exclusive suites. The hotel’s rooms effortlessly combine traditional Milanese craftsmanship with contemporary materials, including hand-tufted rugs and exquisite mosaic tabletops. Each room has a 55-inch flat screen TV, WiFi, tea and coffee making facilities, a spacious en suite bathroom, an in-room safe, super soft bedding and morning newspapers, a crib or rollaway are available on request.
Located on Via Silvio Pellico 8, the Galleria Vik Milano is an art-filled hotel that is situated within the historic Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, one of the city’s most famous landmarks. The chic 5-star hotel has 3 in-house restaurants including a pizzeria and a fine dining eatery.
The hotel has 89 unique rooms that showcase remarkable works of art, décor and lifestyle pieces, crafted by Italian, Uruguayan and international artists of repute. All rooms have a spacious en suite bathroom, air conditioning, free WiFi, tea and coffee making facilities, complimentary water, sodas and toiletries. The rooms are also equipped with a safe, hairdryer and telephone.
The Best Hotels Near The Leonardo Da Vinci Museum.
Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci is a museum dedicated to Leonardo Da Vinci. It is the largest science and technology museum in Italy.
This boutique hotel in a 19th Century building on Corso Magenta 78 in central Milan is a delightful family-run establishment. Situated in a quiet courtyard, the Antica Locanda Leonardo offers easy access to the Leonardo da Vinci Museum as well as many of the city’s top attractions.
The tranquil hotel provides you with a peaceful retreat in the midst of the busy city and has 24 rooms and 2 apartments in the building opposite to the main hotel villa. With a marvelous garden to relax in during the evening, the Antica Locanda Leonardo is friendly and welcoming. Each room in the hotel has free WiFi, an in-room safety deposit box, TV and air conditioning as well as comfortable bedding and a large en suite bathroom.
Located on Carrobbio 2, in central Milan, the Hotel Ariston has an elegant restaurant, bar, business center and provides its guests with bikes on loan to help them get around the city with ease. Situated near the Navigli canal, the hotel is ideal for exploring the trendy parts of Milan as well as the Leonardo da Vinci Museum and other central landmarks, such as the Cathedral and Piazza dei Mercanti.
This 3-star eco-hotel combines the traditions of Milan with modern sustainable practices. All the hotel’s 52 rooms are styled in a contemporary manner and come in a range of sizes for the convenience of the guests, with some including Jacuzzis and city views while others are more modest. All rooms have air conditioning, a mini bar, satellite TV, free WiFi, a hair dryer, a telephone and a thoughtful courtesy kit.
The Hotel Panizza is located on the 2nd floor of a historic 19th Century building on Via Bartolomeo Panizza 5 and is just a few minutes’ walk from the Leonardo da Vinci Museum, the Sforzesco Castle and a whole plethora of restaurants, bars and boutique stores.
Set off the main road, the hotel offers its guests a quiet and tranquil night’s sleep despite being in the heart of the city center’s action. Each room in the hotel has been recently restored and combines Milanese period elements with contemporary styles, mixing parquet floors and original tiling. All of the rooms have air conditioning, free WiFi, a safe and an en suite bathroom with mosaic tiled flooring, a shower, a hair dryer and a courtesy toiletries kit.
The Best Hotels Near Milano Centrale Train Station.
Milano Centrale is the main train station of Milan. It is also the largest train station in Europe by volume.
Located on Via Giovanni Battista Sammartini 15, just across the street from the Milano Centrale train station, the Hotel Folen is also beside the bus stop that takes you to Malpensa Airport if you’re arriving or leaving by plane. This friendly hotel is pleasant, clean and extremely convenient for both tourists and business travelers in Milan.
The hotel has 18 double and twin rooms, each equipped with a TV with satellite channels, air conditioning, an electronic key card, free WiFi, a telephone and a modern en suite bathroom with a shower. The beds are comfortable and the rooms are bright and airy.
This modest 3-star hotel on Via Tonale 2 has a casual bar and is located only moments from the Milano Centrale train station. The hotel is comfortable and elegantly decorated with a courteous staff who are always on hand to assist you with luggage or making onward travel arrangements. The Hotel Albert is an ideal place for business travelers and tourists who are looking for friendly, clean and tidy accommodation in central Milan at a very reasonable price.
Each of the hotel’s rooms is soundproof so you won’t be disturbed by the noisy streets and has a private en suite bathroom for your convenience. The en suite bathrooms have a shower, an electrical shaving outlet, a hair dryer and a complimentary courtesy kit. The rooms also have air conditioning, a TV with satellite channels and free WiFi. In the morning you can either eat in the dining room or have your breakfast delivered directly to your room.
Situated directly across the road from the Milano Centrale train station, the 43 Station Hotel, on Via Fabio Filzi 43, is an eclectic hotel that is decorated with quirky murals and modern, eco-friendly design materials. The hotel has a warm TV lounge with a fireplace and a concierge that is always ready to help you make travel arrangements or plan your sightseeing in the city.
If you want a breakfast box you can request one at the reception or have a continental breakfast in the dining room. The breakfast menu includes gluten-free options for guests with allergies or special dietary requirements. There is also an on-site vending machine where you can buy snacks or coffee at any time of the day.
The rooms in the 43 Station Hotel are all soundproofed so you’ll get a great night’s sleep, even next to the busy railway station. All rooms have ergonomic mattresses on the beds, free WiFi, a safe that can fit a laptop inside, a mini bar, air conditioning and complimentary mineral water. All the rooms have an en suite bathroom and provide a lovely place to rest your head in the Milanese city center.
The Best Hotels Near The San Siro Stadium.
Stadio Giuseppe Meazza, also known as San Siro is a football stadium in Milan. It is the home of two famous football clubs, A.C. Milan and Inter Milan. It is the largest stadium in Italy.
The luxury Melia Milano hotel has a beautiful Mediterranean restaurant, a bar, a spa and a fully equipped, 24-hour gym. Located on Via Masaccio 19, the Melia Milano is situated next to the San Siro Stadium and makes the perfect place to stay if you’re watching a match, visiting the stadium’s museum or doing some sightseeing in the city center, which is just 15 minutes away.
The hotel’s restaurant, the MaMi, can serve you a four-course meal or a simple snack with drinks. The menu has an excellent selection of foods including uniquely iconic dishes and all the traditional classics.
All of the sophisticated rooms in the upmarket hotel have comfortable bedding with feather pillows, a desk, a wardrobe and a large en suite bathroom with a shower and bathtub. All of the rooms have a refrigerator, high-speed WiFi and a TV. If you’re visiting as a family, you can also request connecting rooms.
This simple, friendly and down-to-earth B&B is located just 50 meters away from the San Siro Stadium on Via Pessano 7. The welcoming B&B has cozy rooms, is elegantly decorated and is close to the neighborhood shops, restaurants, bars and public transport. This means that you can be in the city center within 20 minutes if you want to do some sightseeing but if you’re going to watch the big match at the stadium you need simply stroll across the street.
The B&B has 6 unique rooms and can accommodate solo travelers, couples, families and medium-sized groups. All of the rooms have twin or double beds, a TV and a wardrobe. Guests of the B&B can relax in the establishment’s common areas or cook themselves some food in the fully equipped communal kitchen.
Each morning you can enjoy a breakfast that consists of cappuccino or coffee, fruit juices, croissants, jams, honey, yogurt, fresh fruits, cold cuts of meat and freshly made bread. All in all, this charming B&B is a lovely place to stay near the San Siro Stadium.
The Hotel Morfeo Milano, on Viale Certosa 68, is just 10 minutes from the Fiera Milano district and extremely close to the San Siro Stadium. This elegant, contemporary hotel has a chic in-house restaurant, the Etere Ristorante, that services top-notch Italian cuisine and a range of simple international classics. The restaurant is open from Monday to Saturday from 7 pm to 10 pm each evening, however, you can also have your breakfast in the dining room in the morning.
The rooms in the Hotel Morfeo Milano have king-sized beds, a mini bar, an electric kettle, a safety deposit box, a Smart TV and Pay TV, free high-speed WiFi, a desk and sockets for your laptop. The hotel rooms have wooden floors and a modern en suite bathroom with a shower, hair dryer, slippers, towels and a courtesy kit.
All guests can book the hotel’s meeting room, access the Narciso Gym, relax on the private terrace with panoramic views of the city and make use of the free on-site parking.
The Best Hotels Near Milan Malpensa Airport.
Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) is the biggest airport in Milan. It is about 50 kilometers from the center of Milan. Milan Linate Airport (LIN). It is only 8 kilometers from the city center. There are no direct flights that I am aware of from the United States to LIN, but there are many flights from all over Europe to LIN. If I am not able to find a cheap direct flight from Philadelphia or New York/Newark, I typically take a flight via Germany to LIN.
The Sheraton Milan Malpensa has exclusively easy, direct access to the airport and is situated in Malpensa Terminal 1. The luxury hotel has a beautiful range of smart rooms, an indoor pool, a spa, a 24-hour fitness center, an elegant restaurant and a bar with spectacular Alpine views.
The hotel has 437 rooms, 21 suites and 58 exclusive Club rooms, all of which are completely soundproof, so you won’t hear the noise of the busy airport at night. Food is served in the hotel’s Mediterranean Il Canneto restaurant where you can have a drink, a full 3-course dinner or just a small snack.
The rooms have a mini bar, tea and coffee making facilities, a high-speed free Internet connection, a flat-screen TV with international satellite channels, a large, marble en suite bathroom with a shower and bathtub, bidet, lighted make-up mirror, hairdryer and slippers. The rooms also have an ergonomic mattress for the bed, a desk, a table and an oversized easy chair to relax in.
This modern hotel, on Via della Chiesa 27, is just a few minutes from the International Airport and has a bar, a casual restaurant and provides its guests with an airport shuttle service. Breakfast in the hotel is served from 5 am until 10 am each morning and the bar is open for drinks from 4 pm until midnight each day. If you’d like to have dinner in the hotel, the Il Risto Piper restaurant is open from 7.30 pm until 10.30 pm each night and serves delightful Italian cuisine as well as a range of international dishes such as burgers and fries.
The hotel has 137 rooms spread over 5 floors, all of which are equipped with soundproof glass panels to reduce the noise from the airport. Each room has an LED TV, free WiFi, a cozy bed with a soft duvet and a Simmons mattress, an en suite bathroom and a mini bar.
Located on Via Arturo Ferrarin 7, the hotel is a few minutes’ drive from the International Airport and has free parking, 2 electric vehicle charging stations, a fitness center, a restaurant and 10 meeting rooms. Popular with business travelers and tourists alike, the hotel’s restaurant, La Brughiera, is open from 7 pm to 10 pm each evening and the bar, Il Celti, serves the full range of wines, spirits, beers and soft drinks. The hotel’s mini gym is open 24 hours a day and is only accessible by hotel guests.
If you’ve got some free time while you’re at the hotel you can visit the Volandia Aviation Museum which is just 5 minutes from the hotel or walk through the Ticino Park which is 14 km from the hotel. The hotel’s concierge service can arrange transport to these local attractions as well as anywhere else in the city that you’d like to visit.
All of the hotel’s contemporary rooms are soundproof and equipped with free WiFi access, a smart LCD TV, complimentary water bottles, tea and coffee facilities, a safety deposit box, an iron and ironing board, a private en suite bathroom and a hair dryer. For families or groups, the hotel can also arrange connecting rooms for you.
Visiting Milan Is A Joy For Tourists And Visitors Travelers.
No matter why you’re visiting Milan there’s an incredible selection of hotels to choose from. From ultra luxury top-of-the-market hotels to charming, family-run B&Bs, there’s something available for every budget and taste.