Best hotels in Milan, Italy

We list nothing but the best hotels in Milan as recommended by the most popular travel experts from CNN, Lonely Planet, Fodor’s, New York Times and more. All hotel recommendations have been referenced with customer reviews, and we only list hotels which have a review rating of at least 4 out of 5 stars.
Milan is the second most populous city in Italy and the capital of the Lombardy region of Italy. The city is regarded as a leading alpha and a global city with great strength in the field of art, design, education, entertainment, healthcare, media, services and most importantly fashion. Milan is considered the fastest growing economy among the three largest cities in terms of GDP in Europe and also ranks as the wealthiest city among European non-capital cities. Milan is one of the Blue Banana cities in the world and also one of the “Four Motors for Europe”. All these only show one thing, Milan is an important city in Italy.
Famously dubbed the fashion capital of the world, the city has also been dubbed the world’s design capital. The city is host to several international events and fairs such as Milan Fashion Week and the Milan Furniture Fair which ranks as both the biggest fashion week and biggest fair in the world. Both events see the highest number of visitors, revenue, and growth.
Milan is the destination of over 8 million people per year making it one of the most visited cities in the world. People are attracted by its museums and galleries that have some of the most important and renowned collections in the world, including some of the major works of Leonardo da Vinci.
Through the recommended hotels listed below, you can easily find the best places to stay in Milan, Italy.

4.6 Palazzo Parigi Milan

Palazzo Parigi Hotel & Grand Spa, Milan

New York Times

“Near the chic Brera neighborhood, Palazzo Parigi is an opulent hotel with 98 luxurious rooms.”

Featured in New York Times’ 36 Hours in Milan.

4.6 Bulgari Hotel Milan

Bulgari Hotel, Milan

Lonely Planet

“This hotel was exquisitely designed by Antonio Citterio, best known for his work for furniture company B&B Italia. The result is a wonder of wood, marble and granite that defines Milano cool and exudes warmth at the same time.”

4.7 Attelani Apartments

Attelani Apartments, Milan

Lonely Planet

“Now you can bed down in the 15th-century palace where Leonardo lodged whilst he painted The Last Supper. Enjoy Portaluppi-inspired modernist design, parquet floors and slick contemporary kitchens, as well as unique views over Santa Maria delle Grazie.”

4.6 Maison Borella Milan

Maison Borella, Milan

Lonely Planet

“With geranium-clad balconies overhanging the Naviglio Grande and striking period decor, this canalside hotel offers a touch of class in a dedicated bohemian neighbourhood.”

4.6 Excelsior Gallia Milan

Excelsior Hotel Gallia, Milan

New York Times

“Most signs of the landmark property’s sophisticated pedigree have been replaced by state-of-the-art luxuries, but one original feature that was preserved is the beautiful seven-story central staircase that now encircles a mesmerizing cascade of Murano-glass pendant lamps.”

4.3 LaGare Hotel Milan

LaGare Hotel, Milan

New York Times

“The rarefied design crowd has many four- and five-star options, but for anyone in Milan on business, fashion or otherwise, LaGare Milano offers good value, easy-in and easy-out convenience and compelling terrace views.”