Scanning hotel prices…

  • Expedia.co.uk
  • Hotels.com
  • Booking.com
  • LateRooms.com
  • lastminute.com

Top 10 Milan hotels (348 of 398 available)

Sort:

TopRank™ is the fastest way to find your ideal hotel. TopRank™ aggregates hotel popularity, price, customer reviews, location and hand-picked hotels from our travel experts to find you the best results for your criteria, every time.

You can also sort hotels by price, star rating or user rating.

  1. Corso Concordia 1, Milan, 20129 see all hotels
    Chateau Monfort Hotel in Milan is the new 5 star Hotel of Planetaria Hotels. It is located in the heart of Milan, just a few minutes walking from the famous Dome and the main fashion highlights. Its 7Read more7 rooms were inspired and created to represent a new philosophy of hotellierie based on fashion, music and art and to recapture a sort of childhood fairy tale. Rooms are overwhelmed with a charming atmosphere along with some retro style details and a special glam-our touch. Rooms are decorated with parquet floor and equipped with air conditioning, sound proof system, direct line, LCD television, pay movie, wireless access, safety box and coffee maker. A unique and tailor made experience is offered to the Guests in order to live memories, fantasy and a new way of travel-ling.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Gym
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Childcare available
    • Airport shuttle
    • Boutique
    • Baby cot
    • Hot tub
    • Internet access
    • Steam room
    • Sauna
    • Business centre
    • Elevator
    • Gay friendly
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Doctor on call
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  2. Largo Augusto 10, Milan, 20122 see all hotels
    NH Collection Milano President is located just 500 metres from the Cathedral and Milan s main shopping areas. San Babila Metro Station (line 1) is a 5-minute walk away. This 4-star hotel features dRead moreesign rooms adorned with wooden furniture and parquet floors. All of them come with Free Wi-Fi and LCD TV. Il Verziere restaurant offers typical Milan-style dishes, as well as a complete menu that includes Italian and international cuisine. The breakfast buffet is generous and served every day. Guests can relax at the lounge and bar located on the ground floor.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Childcare available
    • Airport shuttle
    • Baby cot
    • Internet access
    • Business centre
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Doctor on call
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  3. Piazza Fontana 3, Milan, 20122 see all hotels
    Located just a few steps from the gothic Il Duomo Cathedral, Milan exclusive fashion street Via Montenapoleone and the world renowned La Scala Opera Theatre. Milano Centrale Train Station is just 5km Read moreaway and can be reached by Metro, bus, taxi and by foot. A total of 327 rooms and suites, the most recently renovated, in three different styles some of which offer you fabulous views of the gothic spires of the Duomo and Piazza Fontana.Three stunning restaurants: Roses Restaurant , Tar.Tar The Grand Lounge and Bar guarantee fine dining or light snacks, room service or just an espresso. The hotel offers free fitness room, open from 7.00am to 11.00pm, free wifi internet connection in the common areas, garage and 8 flexible meeting rooms.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Gym
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Childcare available
    • Boutique
    • Baby cot
    • Golf
    • Internet access
    • Business centre
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Doctor on call
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  4. Via Manzoni 29, Milan, 20121 see all hotels
    A place of elegance where many famous people from the past have left their mark. Opened in 1863, the Grand Hotel et de Milan still holds its charm and allure as an old Milanese mansion. It has been anRead mored still is the preferred hotel of many national and international celebrities from the worlds of culture, fashion, music, business and entertainment. The 72 rooms and 23 suites can easily accommodate guests for a wide range of different needs. While some are furnished traditionally with original antiques, others have a more modern feel due to specific eclectic designs. The recent renovations have given the rooms a contemporary atmosphere, yet they still manage to hold their sophisticated allure. The amenities provided by the hotel are airport transfer(at cost), baby sitting service, banquet facilities, bar, doctor on call, dry cleaning, laundry service, lift/elevator, lobby, non-smoking rooms,parking facilities (at cost), reception, safe deposit box and secretarial service.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Gym
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Childcare available
    • Boutique
    • Baby cot
    • Internet access
    • Business centre
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Doctor on call
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  5. Piazza Giuseppe Missori, 1, Milan, 20123 see all hotels
    The Dei Cavalieri is a fantastic and luxurious hotel, housed in a building dating back to 1949,very nicely nestled in the heart of Milan, about 200 meters from the Duomo Square. Guests will be able toRead more reach on foot the renowned shopping district with traditional restaurant and bars. Public transport links stop directly in front of the hotel and provide excellent links with the main train station. Linate and Malpensa airports are around 8 and 50 km away respectively. The hotel features beautifully decorated rooms with fantastic amenities and stylish furniture to guarantee guests a great stay.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Childcare available
    • Airport shuttle
    • Baby cot
    • Internet access
    • Business centre
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  6. Via Tortona 35, Milan, 20144 see all hotels
    The ultra-stylish designer hotel nhow Milan lies in the southern part of Milan, in the lively and charming quarter of Tortona and Navigli. This quarter is full of fancy restaurants, bars and pubs, shoRead moreps, studios and art galleries. The Porta Genova train and metro station can be reached within a short stroll, providing easy access to other areas of the city with attractions such as the Dome, La Scala or the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.With its unique, contemporary design, the hotel offers an inspired fusion between fashion, original design and elegance. Each room features a distinctive, high-end minimalist design, making every stay a completely unique experience loaded with creativity. Business guests will appreciate complimentary WIFI and the fantastic convention centre for up to 1,300 people. Guests can work out in the fitness area with cutting-edge Technogym equipment or savour delicious Mediterranean cuisine in the sophisticated restaurant. A truly unique hotel experience.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Gym
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Childcare available
    • Airport shuttle
    • Boutique
    • Baby cot
    • Internet access
    • Steam room
    • Business centre
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Doctor on call
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  7. Piazza Della Repubblica 17, Milan, 20124 see all hotels
    Dominating the Piazza della Repubblica the Hotel Principe di Savoia is a luxury five-star hotel that has been the natural home for international travellers and cosmopolitan society since the 1920's. TRead morehis is the true spirit of Milan, an exceptional experience of hospitality & ease. Its imposing neoclassical facade hides one of the world's most luxuriously appointed hotels. With its superb location, superlative facilities and outstanding standards of service, the Hotel Principe di Savoia offers a winning combination of old World luxury combined with the latest innovations in technology and design. Located in the heart of Milan,in Piazza della Repubblica, the largest square in the city, it is easily accessed from all parts of the city and close to Milan's many attractions and elegant shopping districts, the Hotel Principe di Savoia is within 45 minutes of Milan's main airport, Malpensa. The hotel's grand main entrance is a welcoming gateway to the hotel's 301 richly appointed rooms and suites, and to an unforgettable stay in Milan. The Hotel Principe di Savoia offers a vast array of services as would be expected of Milan's oldest and most well renowned five-star hotel. The hotel offers unrivalled services and facilities including 257 guest rooms and 44 suites, a renowned gourmet restaurant, a luxurious health centre and spa with heated swimming pool, and 12 meeting and banquet rooms. There is also Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi) high-speed Internet access available from all rooms and public areas. Additonal InformationL Complimentary limousine service to the city centre from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm and from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm except on Sunday. Concierge at guests' disposal 24 hours a day for information about Milan, he can arrange theatre tickets, football match tickets, dinner reservations and transfers by limousine, private car or taxi. Baby sitting service on request and Fully equipped Buisness Centre. Amenities providing by the property are Ballroom, Banquet facilities, Bar, Children's facilities, Concierge, Conference facilities, Currency exchange, Disabled facilities, Doctor on call, Dry cleaning, Dry cleaning, Internet access High-Speed, Internet access Wireless, Laundry service, Lift / Elevator, Lobby, Non-smoking rooms, Parking facilities at cost, Reception, Restaurant, Room service, Room service 24 hrs, Safe deposit box, Spa Services (Massage, Facial, Steam Room, etc.), Solarium and Swimming pool indoor. Small pets are more than welcome at the Hotel Principe di Savoia: please kindly inform our reservation office while booking. In the respect of the next room occupant and of all our Guests, pet stays are allowed only with a special housekeeping treatment at the check-out of a value of Euro 120.00 per stay.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Gym
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Childcare available
    • Airport shuttle
    • Boutique
    • Baby cot
    • Hot tub
    • Internet access
    • Steam room
    • Sauna
    • Business centre
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  8. Via Silvio Pellico 2, Milan, 20121 see all hotels
    This hotel is a prestigious hideaway from the hustle and bustle of the metropolitan city for fashion and design. 09/10 RC Historical building dated 1865 located inside the renowned Galleria 'VittorioRead more Emanuele II'. Located inside the world renowned 'Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II', in the heart of the city, Town House 8 in Galleria distinguishes itself thanks to its idyllic location along with its authentic and ultimate Italian interior design, ensuring an impeccable, intimate yet discreet service.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Boutique
    • Internet access
    • Business centre
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Doctor on call
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  9. Piazza della Repubblica 20, Milan, 20124 see all hotels
    The Westin Palace is an historic luxury hotel located in the stylish heart of Milan s business district, just 50 metres from Repubblica Metro Station. The Palace boasts a red marble façade and a rooftRead moreop terrace with city views. The hotel is complete with a wellness centre and the Westin Workout gym. The Westin s Casanova Restaurant serves Mediterranean cuisine for lunch and dinner. The Lounge Bar is decorated with precious woods, leathers and fabrics. Rooms are decorated in Neoclassical style and feature an LCD TV. The design rooms have pastel-coloured walls and precious antiques. Each room features the brand s Heavenly Bed and Heavenly Bath. (It is possible to add the breakfast during the reservation process or directly at the check-in, with a supplement of 40 euro per person per night)
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Gym
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Childcare available
    • Airport shuttle
    • Boutique
    • Baby cot
    • Golf
    • Internet access
    • Steam room
    • Sauna
    • Business centre
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Doctor on call
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  10. Via Fatebenefratelli 21, Milan, 20121 see all hotels
    The hotel is located in the historic center of Milan, just steps alla Scala theater and the cathedral (in Italian duomo ), and close to the main fashion streets such as Via Montenapoleone and Via delRead morela Spiga. The Linate and Malpensa Airports are 8 and 30 km respectively. This city hotel offers spacious and stylish interiors. The hotel features comfortable and soundproofed rooms, with a practical and highly sought after style. They offer their guests all the necessary amenities. Follow the signs to the city center of Milan.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Airport shuttle
    • Baby cot
    • Internet access
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Doctor on call
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  11. Get your Top10 to go!

    Download our new iPhone app

    Get the app
  12. Via dell'Orso 7, Milan, 20121 see all hotels
    Hotel Milano Scala, a 4-star Superior property located in the heart of Milan, allows the guests to find the best destinations at short walking distance: the Brera neighborhood, the Cathedral (Duomo), Read morethe Vittorio Emanuele Gallery (Galleria), the "La Scala" Theater, but also the "Fashion Streets" such as Via Montenapoleone and Via della Spiga. Both in its "name" and in its "concept", this hotel offers a journey in music and culture thanks to the furniture, the pictures and the room names, thus giving the Guests that exclusive and prestigious emotion about Milan which is known around the world. The hotel is also part of a project of Eco sustainability: it is in fact the only property in Milan producing Energy without using any fuel and therefore avoiding emissions in the environment, so that can talk of "Zero-emissions Hospitality".
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Gym
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Childcare available
    • Boutique
    • Baby cot
    • Internet access
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  13. Via Manzoni 31, Milan, 20121 see all hotels
    Armani Hotel Milano is a popular choice amongst travelers in Milan, whether exploring or just passing through. Both business travelers and tourists can enjoy the hotel's facilities and services. To beRead more found at the hotel are Wi-Fi in public areas, concierge, pets allowed, business center, babysitting. Each guestroom is elegantly furnished and equipped with handy amenities. Access to the hotel's massage, sauna, indoor pool, hot tub, fitness center will further enhance your satisfying stay. Armani Hotel Milano is an excellent choice from which to explore Milan or to simply relax and rejuvenate.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Gym
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Childcare available
    • Airport shuttle
    • Hot tub
    • Internet access
    • Steam room
    • Sauna
    • Business centre
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Doctor on call
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  14. Viale Andrea Doria 4, Milan, 20124 see all hotels
    Starhotels E.c.ho. is a stunning new eco friendly hotel in Italy opening after complete renovation in September 2011. Our striking 4 star hotel in Milan is next to the Central railway station, a few mRead moreinutes from the city centre. Our innovative green hotel in Milan features intelligent design and low energy consumption, so as well as enjoying yourself, you'll know you are helping the environment. The look and feel is natural and elegant, with plenty of natural light everywhere thanks to the ample windows, terraces and other outdoor spaces. The new Starhotels E.c.ho. has 143 contemporary rooms and suites, a restaurant and bar, 5 meeting rooms, fitness room and more.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Gym
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Boutique
    • Baby cot
    • Internet access
    • Sauna
    • Business centre
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Doctor on call
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  15. Via Manin 7, Milan, 20121 see all hotels
    Located close to La Scala Theatre, the cathedral and the Quadrilatero della moda , Milan s upscale fashion district, this hotel is in the heart of Milan, with a unique view over the city s most beautRead moreiful park. Guests will find the restaurants and public transportation right outside the hotel. Facilities include a lobby, 24-hour reception, hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, lift access and a newsstand. There is a bar and restaurant, free Wi-Fi in the lobby and free Internet point. The hotel offers room service and laundry service. A car park is also available to guests (for a fee).
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Gym
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Baby cot
    • Hot tub
    • Internet access
    • Business centre
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  16. Via Felice Casati 18, Milan, 20124 see all hotels
    The four-stars Best Western Hotel Felice Casati, located in a quiet side street close to Corso Buenos Aires, the very business area of Milan, combines a great comfort with a unique location. Porta VenRead moreezia, the nearest underground station, is only two hundred meters away from the hotel and its red line allows guests to reach easily and directly the Milan exhibition centres and all the most important cultural and shoppong areas. Hotel also offer Bar, Business centre, Concierge, Conference Facilities, internet access, laundry service, lift, non smoking rooms, parking facilities, reception, room service and safe deposit box, free fitness/gym facilities.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Spa
    • Gym
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Boutique
    • Baby cot
    • Internet access
    • Business centre
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  17. Via Mazzini 4, Milan, 20123 see all hotels
    UNA Maison Milano is in a prestigious and historical building faithfully restored. The interior furnishing is in light and elegant colour and includes pieces of international design. It features 27 roRead moreoms 5 of which are Suites, and 6 are Junior Suite. At the top floor a penthouse with a splendid view of the city.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Airport shuttle
    • Baby cot
    • Internet access
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  18. Via Silvio Pellico 8, Milan, 20121 see all hotels
    Ideally located in the prime touristic area of Centro Storico, Seven Stars Galleria Hotel promises a relaxing and wonderful visit. Both business travelers and tourists can enjoy the hotel's facilitiesRead more and services. Service-minded staff will welcome and guide you at the Seven Stars Galleria Hotel. Each guestroom is elegantly furnished and equipped with handy amenities. The hotel offers various recreational opportunities. Friendly staff, great facilities and close proximity to all that Milan has to offer are three great reasons you should stay at Seven Stars Galleria Hotel.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Childcare available
    • Boutique
    • Internet access
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  19. Via Lazzaretto 5, Milan, 20124 see all hotels
    This modern hotel is located in the centre of Milan near the Porta Venezia and Corso Buenos Aires shopping districts. The main train station is only a 10-minute walk from the hotel, and visitors will Read morehave easy access to the bustling city and all it has to offer, from fabulous shopping and nightlife to stunning architectural monuments such as the Duomo and Castello Sforzesco.Business travellers and holidaymakers alike will feel at home in the comfortable rooms that feature wooden parquet floors, spacious work desks, free Wi-Fi, and plenty of natural daylight. The hotel restaurant serves both international cuisine and local specialties, and in the morning provides a rich and varied breakfast buffet with fresh local products and Italian coffee. The hotel also offers six contemporary meeting rooms with space for up to 80 guests, making this hotel the ideal choice for business travel.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Childcare available
    • Baby cot
    • Internet access
    • Business centre
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  20. Piazza Luigi di Savoia 20, Milan, 20124 see all hotels
    Conveniently situated in the heart of Milan, immediately by the central railway station, this newly refurbished hotel offers contemporary amenities in amid metropolitan chic. Rooms offer a charming yeRead moret functional atmosphere, for the combination business and leisure. Refined simplicity is in evidence throughout, from the inviting shade of the wooden floors, to the latest technology and comforts. An on site restaurant is available for an aperitivo, incorporating a bar area which serves snacks and gourmet pastries.Functional spaces and minimal chic characterise this hotel. A clever combination of black and white striped wood and mirrors blending in with stylistic stainless steel details feature in the hotel. The 106 rooms have been designed for sophisticated and demanding travellers accustomed to modern and captivating comfort.Free WiFi internet in the common areas
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Gym
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Pet friendly
    • Childcare available
    • Airport shuttle
    • Boutique
    • Baby cot
    • Internet access
    • Business centre
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Doctor on call
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
  21. Via Lazzaro Palazzi 18, Milan, 20124 see all hotels
    Hotel Sanpi is located just 500 metres from Repubblica and Porta Venezia Metro Stations and 10-minute walk from Milan Central Train Station and the Airport Bus Terminal. With a peaceful floral courRead moretyard this hotel offers 79 rooms on 5 floors, all equipped with air conditioning, minibar, flat-screen TV and Wi-Fi access. The buffet breakfast includes fresh fruit and Italian pastries. The facilities include a lobby with a 24-hour reception, a currency exchange desk, a café, a bar, a TV room, an air-conditioned restaurant with a separate non-smoking area, as well as a car park and a garage. A free gym is also available at Hotel Sanpi. The hotel also possesses a charming 200-m garden. Within the hotel the guests have access to the modern fitness room Technogym wellness, to the lovely bar on the interior garden where they can be lulled by the silence: the ideal place to taste a cocktail and relax at the same time. In the light restaurant a selection of the best Italian tradition is served together with vintage wines. The small villa, which was once a crossing keeper box, represents now an exclusive house in our private garden. The Business corner is equipped with a PC with internet connection, a printer, fax and a photocopier and it is always at the guests disposal. The Venice meeting room of 85 sqm can host corporate meeting thanks to the natural light and to all the necessary technical devices such as stereo surround, tv projector, board with changeable sheets.
    • WiFi
    • Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Gym
    • Room service
    • Bar
    • Breakfast available
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Family friendly
    • 24 hour reception
    • Childcare available
    • Airport shuttle
    • Baby cot
    • Hot tub
    • Internet access
    • Business centre
    • Wheelchair friendly
    • Elevator
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting rooms
    • Doctor on call
    • Air conditioning
    more
    close
      Book on Top10

      About Milan

      Milan is one of Italy's most important cities. Whilst parts of it were destroyed during the Second World War much of its heritage remains and it has reinvented itself as a cosmopolitan centre with a culture that celebrates fashion, shopping, football and entertainment. There are also plenty of modern and historical sites to see, making the city popular with tourists. These include the renowned La Scala Opera House, gothic Duomo cathedral, modernist Pirelli Tower and glamorous Galleria Vittorio Emanuele shopping gallery, with something for all tastes. Art lovers will find plenty to appeal in the number of excellent galleries and museums found here such as those located in the Sforzesco Castle and the Galleria d'Arte Moderna. Shoppers too will be in their element with many high end flagship stores located in the city as well as more affordable shopping centres and areas.

      Staying in Milan

      Visitors have a wide choice of accommodation in the city. There are a number of budget hotels, particularly in the vicinity of Milan Central Station, as well as many mid-range establishments throughout. Those looking for some indulgence and luxury will find accommodation ranging from charming boutiques to modern establishments with excellent service. If you are visiting at the time of the spring and autumn fashion fairs it is a good idea to book early.

      Getting around Milan

      Milan has two main airports, Linate and Malpensa. A number of budget airlines fly to Orio al Serio and Parma Airports which are 45km and 100km respectively. The city's Central Station has connections to much of Italy and a number of European cities. Once in the city, it is easy to use the public transport network to explore.