San Carlo  3 stars

Via Napo Torriani, 28, Milan, Italy, 20124  show mapSave
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Verified Reviews:

  • Some restaurants nearby - Wifi is chargeable - Ok for the price - Recommended
  • Beautiful, modern lobby - Bed very comfortable - No easy parking - Reception was cold
  • Convenient access to metro - Nice rooms - Large bathroom - Helpfull staff
  • Hotel is very modern - Close to the centrale station - Service is ok - Would stay again
  • Rooms are small - A/c was not cold - Breakfast provided was good - Good for a short trip

Overview

Enjoying ideal location in the very heart of Milan, the Idea Hotel Milano Centrale is convenient to public transport links and provides easy access to famous tourist attractions, ritzy shops, historical sights, theatres and business companies.

With welcoming service and contemporary amenities, this three-star hotel is an ideal base for business and pleasure travelers. Guests can benefit from such conveniences as wireless high speed internet access and complimentary breakfast buffet.

There are 71 spacious soundproof guest rooms outfitted with mini-fridges and satellite TV.

Numerous restaurants and cafes serving traditional and international cuisines can be easily found in the surrounding neighborhood.

Central Train Station is within 300m from the property.

Number of rooms   75.

City Center Milan - 1.6 mi
Airports Linate (LIN) - 4.4 mi, Malpensa (MXP) - 25.4 mi
Train Stations Milan Central Station - 1000 ft, Milan Porta Garibaldi Station - 4000 ft
Underground stations Pasteur - 5000 ft, Lambrate - 1.6 mi
Bus stop - 1700 ft
Restaurants RISTORANTE TORRIANI 25 - 100 ft, Ristorante La Buca (cuisine: Italian) - 100 ft

Rooms

All rooms are air-conditioned and feature elegant furnishings. They include TV with satellite channels, Sky Gold TV, safe and mini-fridge. Business-related facilities include a comfortable work desk, wireless high speed internet service and telephone. En-suite bathrooms come complete with bath amenities and hair dryers.

The range of rooms includes Single Rooms, Double Rooms, Twin Rooms and Superior Double Rooms.

Dining options

Guests are offered an abundant breakfast buffet featuring homemade cakes and biscuits, cold cuts, cheese, eggs every morning in the breakfast area.

Guests may have their breakfast served directly in the bedrooms upon request.

At the hotel San Carlo guests are invited to a buffet breakfast served for free. 

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Wireless high speed internet connection is available for surcharge.

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The hotel is friendly to disabled guests.

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Facilities

General
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Currency exchange
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • Concierge desk
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Tour desk
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Paid Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Services
  • Medical Facilities Service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Fax/photocopying
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Cribs available
  • Mini bar
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Recliner
Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Bidet
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Pay TV
  • Telephone
  • Internet access
  • Direct dial telephone
Room decor
  • Soundproofed windows

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 10 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

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All rooms are air-conditioned and feature elegant furnishings. They include TV with satellite channels, Sky Gold TV, safe and mini-fridge. Business-related facilities include a comfortable work desk, wireless high speed internet service and telephone. En-suite bathrooms come complete with bath amenities and hair dryers.

The range of rooms includes Single Rooms, Double Rooms, Twin Rooms and Superior Double Rooms.

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      San Carlo LocationWhat's nearby

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      What's nearby

      What's nearby.

      City center is about 2.4km from the hotel.

      Grattacielo Pirelli is about 200m from the property.
      Piazza della Repubblica is 800m away.
      Public Gardens is 900m from the hotel.
      Porta Nuova is within 900m.
      Porta Venezia is 1km from the hotel.
      Contemporary Arts Pavillion is approximately 1.2km from the hotel.
      Villa Reale is 1.2km away.
      Galleria d'Arte Moderne is 1.2km away.
      Natural Science Museum is 1.3km from the hotel.
      Bagatti Valsecchi Museum is 1.7km from the hotel.
      Orto Botanico di Brera is 1.7km from the hotel.
      Brera Art Gallery is about 1.8km away.
      Academy of Fine Arts of Brera is 1.8km away.
      Politecnico di Milano is within 1.9km.
      Giuseppe Verdi Conservatory is 2.1km from the hotel.

      Tourist attractions
      • Central Station of Milan (Stazione Centrale di Milano)
        400 ft
      Popular areas
      • Shocking Club
        3700 ft
      • Hollywood Milan
        4000 ft
      Places of interest
      • Orto Botanico di Brera
        1.1 mi
      • Brera district
        1.1 mi
      • CEMENTERIO MONUMENTAL
        1.1 mi
      Train stations
      • Milan Central Station
        700 ft
      • Milan Porta Garibaldi Station
        3700 ft
      Shopping areas
      • Corso Buenos Aires
        2000 ft
      • Corso Como
        4000 ft
      • Milan Fashion District
        5000 ft
      • Via Montenapoleone
        1.1 mi
      Monuments and Landmarks
      • Porta Venezia
        3000 ft
      Museums
      • Casa Museo Boschi-Di Stefano
        2700 ft
      • Pinakothek Brera
        1.1 mi
      Theaters
      Galleries
      • Brera Art Gallery
        1.1 mi
      Underground stations
      • Pasteur
        4600 ft

      Local Attractions

      • Cathedral (Duomo)
        1.4 mi
        Piazza del Duomo, Milan
      • Giardini Pubblici Indro Montanelli
        5200 ft
        Corso di Porta Venezia, Milan
      • Bagatti Valsecchi Museum
        5200 ft
        Via Gesu, 5 - Via Santa Spirito, 10, Milan
      • Villa Necchi Campiglio
        1.1 mi
        via Mozart, 14, Milan
      • Brera Picture Gallery (Pinacoteca di Brera)
        1.1 mi
        Via Brera 28, Milan

      Near the hotel

      • Central Station of Milan (Stazione Centrale di Milano)
        400 ft
        Piazza Duca D'Aosta, 1, Milan
      • Grattacielo Pirelli
        1500 ft
        Piazza Duca d'Aosta 1, Milan
      • Piscina Cozzi
        1700 ft
        Viale Tunisia 35, Milan
      • Palazzo Lombardia
        2000 ft
        Via Melchiorre Gioia, Milan
      • Torre Diamante
        2200 ft
        Viale della Liberazione Angolo Via Galvani, Milan
      • Ex Caserma Austriaca
        2300 ft
        Corso Buones Aires, 19, Milan
      • San Carlo al Lazzaretto
        2300 ft
        largo Fra Paolo Bellintani 1, Milan

      Restaurants Nearby

      • RISTORANTE TORRIANI 25

        76% likes this, based on 183 reviews

        100 ft
        Via Napo Torriani, 25 milano

        Phone: 02 67078183

      • Ristorante La Buca

        65% likes this, based on 36 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian

        100 ft
        Via Torriani, 28
      • La buca

        Cuisine: Italian

        100 ft
        Via Napo Torriani 28
      • Pianeta Luna

        75% likes this, based on 74 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian

        100 ft
        Via Antonio da Recanete
      • Bar Baldassarre

        Cuisine: Italian

        100 ft
        Via Torriani 30
      Getting there.

      Linate Airport is about 7.1km from the hotel.

      From the airport take the ATM Air Bus.

      By car: take Viale Forlanini. At the intersection with Viale Umbria turn right and continue onto Via dei Mille. At Piazzale Loreto turn in Corso Buenos Aires and turn right in Via Bosovich and Via Napo Torriani

      Malpensa is within 40.4km away.

      From the airport: take the new Milan Express to the Central Station, which is located within 250m from the hotel.

      Getting around.

      Subway access: San Leonardo is about 8.2km from the hotel; Molino Dorino is within 8.7km.

      Bus stop is approximately 400m from the hotel.

      Indoor car parking is provided on the location nearby (chargeable).

      San Carlo Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at San Carlo

      Average guest rating

      7.4
      out of 10
      Very good
      Based on 1202 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Location
      7.8
      Rooms
      7.2
      Service
      7.2
      Value
      7.2
      Dining
      7.8

      Individual guest reviews

      • Couple

        New hotel with excellent localization and breakfast

        • Average rating
          9.6
      • Couple

        The reception was neat and clean. Well air conditioned, so was lovely to enter the building. Breakfast was very good, good selection of food.

        Mini fridge didn't work, fire alarm went off at 3.00am.

        • Average rating
          9.2
      • Family with children

        Very nice and friendly staff who helped us to find very good italian restaurants and the way to Gargnano. Thanks!

        • Average rating
          9.6
      • Group of friends

        value for money... very clean and comfortable. really worth the money!

        shower was not made well... it causes some flooding in the bathroom

        • Average rating
          9.6
      • Family with children

        I liked the modern look of the hotel inside. The room and bathroom were a good size. I liked the cleanliness and the high ceilings and decorations. Most important the room had air conditioning and a refrigerator. I would return to this hotel. I liked the buffet breakfast that was included. A lot of variety.

        I did not like one of the food service staff members, she was rather snobbish and acted like my son and I were trash. Not sure what her issue is, but she needs an adjustment to her attitude.

        • Average rating
          8.8
      • Group of friends

        The lady receptionist was very friendly. Breakfast was alright, considering what we paid. The design of the hotel is as nice as the pictures show you.

        During our stay there was a problem with the showerdoor not closing properly which caused a flood in the little bathroom. The cleaner came to clean up but we could not be moved to another room due to the hotel being fully booked. We had to call the cleaner everytime we had showered. More annoying, there was a problem with the fire alarm system. During our 16h stay, we had 5 times the firealarm, of which 2 during the night. Horrible night sleep but not even a gesture of compensation was offered.

        • Average rating
          6.2
      • Older travelers

        The hotel was a pleasant surprise as we had only paid a budget price . It was perfect for the station and our early morning train. The staff even made us up a take away breakfast bag without us asking. Staff, facilites and location could not be faulted. We will definately like to stay at another Idea hotel.

        • Average rating
          10.0
      • Couple

        I cannot think of anything that we liked about this hotel!

        Staff were rude and unhelpful. Shower flooded everytime we used it. Would never go back again.

        • Average rating
          3.2
      • Group of friends

        Hotel is very nice. I liked it very much. Stuff is so kind and helpful, especially reception girl Ursulla. She let us leave our stuff and also print out some things. Location of hotel is perfect: very close to central station and metro. Rooms are very clean and up to date. It has all facilities. I would recommend it to everybody.

        • Average rating
          10.0
      • Older travelers

        The rate was good. The breakfast was nice. The front desk staff were friendly and helpful.

        When the room was cleaned the dirty small towels were removed but not replaced with clean ones. Of the two plastic cups, one broke on trying to unwrap it from its plastic cover. The other was removed the next morning and not replaced.

        • Average rating
          7.4
      • Group of friends

        Η Ursula. She is the best receptionist and the most helpful!! The breakfast was perfect and its location too. It was only 3 minutes walk to the closest metro station and 5 minutes from the Stazione Centrale.

        The rest staff, They didn't talk not even say "hi". The fact that it didn't have free parking spaces for those who stayed there was a bit irritating.

        • Average rating
          6.6
      • Couple

        Great location near station and airport shuttle. Short walk to centre. Lovely hotel. Very helpful reception staff, even arranging us a packed breakfast due to early departure.

        • Average rating
          9.2
      • Couple

        The breakfast was excellent, and the front desk was friendly and helpful.

        The room was stifling. The AC was centrally controlled and we called twice to ask them to make the room cooler, however, it remained 27 degrees all night. Also, there were several holes in the wall around the window and several mosquitoes on the wall. I woke up with 13 bites on my arms and shoulders. There were no blankets on the bed or in the room, just sheets. The walls were scratched and dirty. The provided shampoo was used...less than half the bottle was full when we checked in.

        • Average rating
          5.0
      • Couple

        The hotel is very modern and clean, close to Railway Station

        The room was very small

        • Average rating
          7.4
      • Couple

        Very close to train station. Superior complimentary breakfast and espresso. Staff had excellent city recommendations.

        We were placed on the top 6th floor which could only be reached by stairs on the 5th floor. Close to train station but far from night life and metro closes early- plan accordingly.

        • Average rating
          9.6
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