Excelsior Hotel Gallia - Luxury Collection Hotel

ex. Le Meridien

Piazza Duca D'Aosta 9, Milan, Italy, 20124show map
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Overview

Located about 3 km from the center of Milan, Excelsior Hotel Gallia, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Milan features a swimming pool with a Jacuzzi, a hot tub and a sauna. This 5-star venue was opened in 1932 in an ancient-style building. The hotel provides cars and limousines for rent as well as a designated smoking place, an elevator and parking for guests' convenience.

This unique hotel is in the centre of Milan, just a short distance from La Scala. This property is very close to Repubblica and 2 km from Via Montenapoleone.

A church, a palace and an opera are right outside Excelsior Hotel Gallia, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Milan.

There is P.te Seveso Tonale tram stop a few meters away. Linate airport lies within about 15 minutes' drive.

Rooms

All guest rooms feature a heating system, a safe box and sound-proofed windows. Excelsior Hotel Gallia, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Milan offers rooms with the sea view. Each modern room is fitted with designer furnishings.

Eat & Drink

There is a restaurant for guests to enjoy their meal. The panoramic restaurant is open from 07:00 - 10:30. Guests can spend time in the renowned bar serving a wide range of coffee and afternoon tea. The venue is set next to a tube station and 150 meters from Vyta and Motta Autogrill with a broad selection of dishes.

Relax

Leisure facilities, such as a sun deck, an indoor heated pool and a library, are provided on site. The property also has a gym area and a fitness centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at EUR 40 per day.

Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   235.

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Facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 40 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Shuttle

Paid shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Rooftop pool

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Services

  • Paid shuttle service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Wake up service
  • Shoe shine service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Special diet menus

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's menu

Facilities for people with disabilities

  • Toilet for disabled
  • Bathroom for disabled

Spa & Leisure

  • Rooftop pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library

Room view

  • City view
  • Pool view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid films
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock
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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 12 yearsExisting beddingFREEMaximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
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Location
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Central Station of Milan (Stazione Centrale di Milano)Central Station of Milan (Stazione Centrale di Milano)400 ft
Milan Central StationMilan Central Station400 ft
Milan Porta Garibaldi StationMilan Porta Garibaldi Station3300 ft
Milan Porta Garibaldi StationMilan Porta Garibaldi Station3300 ft
Corso Buenos AiresCorso Buenos Aires3000 ft
Centrale metro stationCentrale metro station400 ft
SondrioSondrio1400 ft
CaiazzoCaiazzo1700 ft
LimaLima2700 ft
Milano CentraleMilano Centrale600 ftPiazza Duca d'Aosta 1
Grattacielo Pirelli Grattacielo Pirelli 600 ftPiazza Duca d'Aosta 1
Palazzo Lombardia Palazzo Lombardia 1700 ftVia Melchiorre Gioia
Torre Diamante Torre Diamante 2400 ftViale Della Liberazione Angolo Via Galileo Galilei
Piscina CozziPiscina Cozzi2400 ftViale Tunisia 35, Milan
Corso Buenos Aires Corso Buenos Aires 3100 ftCorso Buenos Aires
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Roadhouse GrillRoadhouse Grill300 ftPiazza Duca d'Aosta
Motta AutogrillMotta Autogrill500 ftPiazza Duca D'Aosta
Don Cola Cafe & RestaurantDon Cola Cafe & Restaurant600 ftVia Fabio Filzi 25
VytaVyta600 ftP.zza Duca d'Aosta, 1
Mezcalito CafeMezcalito Cafe700 ftVia Copernico 8
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Sforzesco CastleSforzesco Castle1.5 mi
Milan Cadorna StationMilan Cadorna Station1.7 mi
Fiera Milano CityFiera Milano City2.1 mi
Corso ComoCorso Como3700 ft
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele IIGalleria Vittorio Emanuele II1.5 mi
Duomo di MilanoDuomo di Milano1.6 mi
Parco SempioneParco Sempione1.6 mi
Smeraldo TheatreSmeraldo Theatre4000 ft
la scalala scala1.4 mi
Teatro Elfo PucciniTeatro Elfo Puccini3100 ftC.so Buenos Aires 33, Milan
Torri UnicreditTorri Unicredit3200 ftPiazza Gae Aulenti
San Carlo al LazzarettoSan Carlo al Lazzaretto3200 ftLargo Fra Paolo Bellintani 1
Piazza Gae Aulenti Piazza Gae Aulenti 3300 ftPiazza Gae Aulenti Zona Garibaldi
Ex Caserma Austriaca Ex Caserma Austriaca 3400 ftCorso Buones Aires, 19
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Getting around
Airports
Linate (LIN)4.5 mi
Varese (QVA)23.4 mi
Train
Milan Central Station700 ft
Underground
Centrale metro station700 ft
Sondrio1700 ft
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Reviews
6.8
Very goodbased on 58 reviews

Rating by category:

8.0
Location
  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    BeAUTIFUL, old world facility

    Meals/drinks very pricy

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    I very like this hotel))) everything is nice and perfect!)) good location,nice room,friendly staff))

  • 8.8
    Superb

    Staff is excellent and take care about details. They also noticed that it was my birthday and they sent to my room a cake and a bottle of excellent Spumante

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    We had a great time Hotel was beautiful. Our room was lovely and big with a nice balcony. Room service was excellent too. Will definitely return.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    Good position as a base to explore the sights of Milano as the Metro and Central Station were close by. Staff were very helpful and courteous at all times and upgraded my room on arrival with no extra cost. Good facilites at the hotel and rooms were excellent. Quite expensive to eat and drink at the hotel however you should expect that given your staying in a 5 star hotel but there are plenty of restaurants and bars within a 5-15 minute radius of the hotel to service your hunger pains. Would definalty stay at Le Meridien Gallia again.

  • 6.6
    Good

    Clean, courteious and ideally placed if you want to travel as it is adjacent to the centrale station. Not so good if you are looking to stay in the immediate area

    location is not the best

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    A luxurious hotel in a great location. Hotel staff especially the concierge were very friendly and helpful. Design of Bedroom was excellent and beds were very comfortable. The ornate bathroom with all the marble was a delight. Attention to detail was fantastic

    Very expensive for any extras, e.g. Breakfast was €36 per person plus the minibar prices were way above any other hotel I have stayed in. This did not take away from our experience as there were plenty of cafe's/restaurants in the vicinity of the hotel.

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    good base point to use for city trips

    Hotel has good bones but needs a refit. Paint, carpets, tv's etc

  • 6.2
    Good

    polite people on the help desk but the Minibar is incredible expensive (9 Euro a beer),bad TV, no wireless-lan

  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    Concierge is willing to help. Ideas for trips, phoning, etc.Are ready to help with baggage. They arranged a room with an extra bed, because we traveled with two kids. (Kids stay free after confirmation hotel, (but you have to book first at Booked.net, that is a dilemma)), but it worked out well.

    Gym, is old, small Pelegrino water will cost you 7 euro... all drinks are expensive, breakfast is also too expensive, 28 euro p.p. I do think that with a better engineered price the profits will rise for the hotel.

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    The building, entrance and atmosphere are very nice.

    For breakfast they charge 36 € !?!? The hotel needs more than badly renovation. Everything is old and about to break.

  • 7.0
    Very good

    Like the fruits basket and complementary champagne

    However did not managed to open my champagne as they cleared it away from my table before I can consumed it in the last day. Also bought some fruits into the room but were cleared away by their service staff too,,,else experience good

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Great location near most major sights in milan. concierge very helpful with restaurants, travel tips and general info desired

    Was a little warm since the air conditioning was not yet turned on...we would personally liked to have had the option...let the guest decide!

  • 6.2
    Good

    Breakfast was nice and rich

    The general aspect of the interior (rooms, lobby, etc) is bellow 5* category. The hotel really needs a complete restoration. It would rather be clasified at 4*. The doormen rarely help you with the luggage or smth else. The guys from the concierge are very prompt but when asked to help find some tickets for Scala they charged almost twice as much as the value on the ticket. Even explainable the price in the circumstances, they should have made a comment about the difference, at least. not a 5 stars hotel.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    Both times that I have stayed at this location, the manager has graciously sent up a welcoming traditional Italian sweet to my room. This has always been a very pleasant surprise.

    For being an 'upgraded' room on the designated SPG (loyalty program) floor, this room was had a much simpler décor and was less clean (soiled cream carpet, dried spots on the bathroom marble floor) than my previous stay. I did not notice what the 'upgrade' could have been.

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Hotel Awards

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as  Best Design Hotels in Italy

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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 12 yearsExisting beddingFREEMaximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
Linate (LIN)4.5 mi
Varese (QVA)23.4 mi
Train
Milan Central Station700 ft
Underground
Centrale metro station700 ft
Sondrio1700 ft
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