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Althea

Via Ozieri, 20129 Milan, Italy
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Spent 2 days May 2015. Spacious room, great breakfast and Beatrice extremely helpful and knowledgable of the local area. Trams and metro within 5 minutes on foot.Central location with Duomo a short tram ride away. The room is also accessible by elevator which was a bonus as we had 2 very heavy suitcases after a lengthy cruise. Would not hesitate... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

The apartment is in a cul de sac in a respectable area of Milan so it's quiet and we felt perfectly safe walking to the tram stop, and on the tram. It's about a 15 minute ride to the Duomo, there were trams every few minutes. The apartment is comfortable and the owner is friendly and helpful with good English.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Althea is a wonderful place to spend a few days in Milan. A bit like staying with friends. The rooms and bathrooms are immaculate and very homely. Beatrice has a way of knowing how to answer all your requests and makes you feel very much at home. A wonderful way to experience Milan as a Milnese.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Bed & Breakfast Althea delivers everything you can wish for. It is located in a quiet street within easy reach to the centre of Millan, the interiors are very clean, modern and comfortable. The owner Beatrice is the perfect host, with her lovely breakfast and all the wealth of local insights and information about Milan and the neighbourhood. - She... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

I can only echo what the other reviews say. The place is great. The bedroom and restroom are immaculately clean and very comfortable. Beatrice even provided a little toddler bed for our 2-year-old. Beatrice was incredibly friendly and accommodating. My only gripe would be that it's not within easy walking distance of most of the sites in Milan. I think... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We spent two nights with the charming and helpful Beatrice who speaks perfect English. She is a wonderfult hostess, friendly, welcoming and a mine of information but never intrusive.On arrival, she provided us with a map of Milan with recommendations of what to see. Her B&B comprises a large bedroom with a very comfortable bed, a separate bathroom and the... More 

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nedesophia, Proprietario at Althea, responded to this review

Dear guest , thanks for your kind words, sorry you missed the milk: we don't put it with the kettle not to leave it at room temperature. We will be glad to provide milk upon request as we do not use UHT milk. More 

Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We stayed one night at Althea while in Milan visiting my sister (who conveniently lives around the corner from the B&B). What a gem this place is! Beatrice is such a wonderful hostess, so friendly and kind. She also has a sweet dachshund, Ned, who is very friendly. The room is spacious, bright and cozy. Great bed and sheets. The... More 

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nedesophia, Proprietario at Althea, responded to this review

That is such a lovely review, thank you for your kind words. Beatrice More 

Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Wonderful B&B. The location is good, in a quite area not far away (and easily accessible by public transportation) from the city center, really close to Porta Garibaldi station. You will feel at home, so cozy, so well taken care of, it is a jewel in Milan. The breakfast is excellent and I've had the best fresh fruit salad I've... More 

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nedesophia, Proprietario at Althea, responded to this review

Thank you again for a super review, Il look forward to welcoming you back one day. Beatrice More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I travelled to Milano ( not the first time though ) and booked at the Althea for two nights . This was the first time that I did so and I must say that I was delighted . Beatrice is first of all a wonderful person with whom I had great conversation , and she is extremely helpful in many... More 

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nedesophia, Proprietario at Althea, responded to this review

Dear guest, My most sincere thanks for your much appreciated words. Beatrice More 

Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We spent a night here and were glad we chose this B&B on the last stop of our two-week road trip. Beatrice's lovely abode is located in a residential area away from the hustle and bustle of touristy Milan. We had a car but chose to leave it in the parking lot and explored the city by bus which is... More 

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