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Antica Locanda dei Mercanti

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#83 of 428 Hotels in Milan
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Yountville, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a huge, apartment sized room that was very well appointed with bright decor. This is an old building with modern amenities. It was very quiet for sleeping at night. The location is ideal for walking to all locations. Breakfast is included and was even delivered to the room. This was a great hotel to experience Milan.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This impeccably-maintained and beautifully decorated hideaway has only 15 rooms. Ours was more like a suite than a room. The location is a short walk from the duomo on the quiet backstreet. Staff are friendly and helpful. Breakfast and breakfast room are both first rate.

Thank John S
Cape Town
Reviewed 1 week ago

On our first visit to Milan, we stayed at this, for us, perfect place! The location is ideal for walking to absolutely everything worth seeing during a week-long stay in Milan. The very Italian restaurants that we enjoy, are in the Brera district, within easy walking distance of Locanda. Our room was comfortable, very spacious, stylish and absolutely quiet. Ewa,...

Thank Willem B
Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a charming hotel in an old classic building with all the modern amenities. Light, airy, large room with hardwood floors. Beautifully maintained and decorated. Lots of character and ambiance. Rooms are slightly different throughout. Ours had doors opening with street views; location was very quiet, off the main. We arrived tired, but before the previous guest had checked...

Thank Theresa R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Perfect location, classical Italian hospitality. Elegant without being pompous, sometimes challenging but eventually rewarding, like the country... Located at the upper floors in patrician building, the hotel offers great rooms carefully and simply decorated. Freshly prepared breakfast and therefore with a limited choice of dishes. This is the way should be or choose one of the international hotels for buffet,...

Thank Carlo z
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We stayed in a large first-floor (U.S. 2nd floor) room with no balcony, but it had the same high ceilings and wooden beams, as well as two tall windows with a view of the pretty side street (each window a double set to block traffic noise). The desk agent allowed us into the room well before check-in time when she...

Thank MDtravel2014
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017

And old building with all the serenity, class and elegance of a manor but with all the modern details you may need. Big room, a charming balcony with plants and flowers, silent, very good light, always impecable. Perfectly located, just 4-5 blocks from the Duomo. Good breakfast and the most outstanding staff: efiicient, kind and always anticipating your needs.

1Thank Silvia Q
Heemstede, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The hotel is all located just close to the Duomo and Brera (both 5 - 10 minutes away) with the subway close at hand. It is situated in a very old building on the 1st floor and it is quit small and comfortable. The service is very friendly and the rooms are big. Only the bed was bit short for...

2Thank MvdK01
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We loved our stay here and would book again. The included breakfast and the location are highlights. We also had great interactions with everyone that works there. Although we had a beautiful patio, the room itself was pretty small, so not all rooms look like the pictures.

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Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Nice large modern rooms high ceiling great central location tucked in a narrow street. Friendly staff no negatives at all probably not good if you have a hard time cobelstones walking quiet rooms, great bed, shower not bath, upper floors have balconies but as it was Christmas and cool and we don't spend time in the room during the day...

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Staying in Centro Storico

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Centro Storico
The pulsating core of Milan is in Centro. Duomo Square is enclosed by the gothic cathedral, the historic icon of Milan. However, shopping is what draws most crowds to this area. The classy and versatile Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high quality restaurants will turn any shopping or lunch expedition into a royal experience. Head to the rooftop of the flagship La Rinascente to enjoy the view of the animated square with a panorama of the Duomo. The Corso Vittorio Emanuele II is the street for high-end shopping. Brands of all kinds and street artists attract the attention of all visitors; while at Via Santa Radegonda 16, Luini Panzerotti is a much appreciated street food shop providing unimaginable culinary experiences. If shopping takes its toll on you, consider visiting Castello Sforzesco, a 15th century castle housing several museums. Those looking to relax can go to Parco Sempione, where nature provides respite from the energy of this dynamic and international city.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Locanda is an unexpected oasis of peace and quiet in Milan’s frenetic city centre. The elegant 18th century building is in a pedestrian area dedicated to shopping.Once you arrive you can forget your car – you’re in the very heart of Milan, close to La Scala opera house, the Duomo, the Stock Exchange, and the famous designer stores on via Monte Napoleone and via della Spiga.The décor is the creation of architect Vittorio Locatelli, who loves combining refined warm pastel hues with rough, natural materials, following his fancy wherever it takes him. His intention was to furnish the Locanda so that people would feel they were at home. He designed four suggestive rooms, each with a beautiful flower-filled terrace, a rare occurrence in a city like Milan.The atmosphere throughout is pleasant and relaxed, and prompt personalised service is guaranteed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Antica Locanda dei Mercanti

Address: Via San Tomaso 6, 20121 Milan, Italy
Region: Italy > Lombardy > Milan > Centro Storico
Price Range: $346 - $570 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Antica Locanda dei Mercanti 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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Antica Locanda Dei Mercanti Hotel Milan
Hotel Style:
#25 Romantic Hotel in Milan
#57 Family Hotel in Milan
#68 Luxury Hotel in Milan
#86 Business Hotel in Milan
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“3rd floor rooms have a large balcony and are plenty of sunlight, as all their walls are windows.”
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“Choose a room with a terrace, it was great”
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“Our room with a terrace was great.”
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“Perfect location for touring Milan "highlights."”
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