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Idea Hotel Milano Centrale

Via Napo Torriani 28, 20124 Milan, Italy (Formerly San Carlo Hotel)
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Idea Hotel Milano Centrale
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Ranked #301 of 431 Hotels in Milan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I have stayed previously at Idea Hotel at Malpensa and have found it value for money so I decided to stay at Milan Central thinking it would be similar. Unfortunately it left much to be desired. Apart from the cold bare white walls (think hospital rooms), there seem to be a chronic problem in the bathrooms. The health faucets let... More 

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Moree, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

As a group we were separated to 3 different floors, check in took ages and then the swipe cards didn't work. Room was clean however staff could have been a little friendlier and more helpful. Hotel is close to cafés and train station

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 via mobile

Our group of six stayed here for one night. We had three king rooms and a single room. The king rooms were a good size with reasonable bathrooms. The single was very small with a petite bathroom, just good for one person. Decor is reasonably modern. Breakfast is included and there is the usual continental range of foods as well... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Overall I constantly travel for work and am in hotels 4-5 nights a week clocking up over 200 room nights last year. My client booked me and my staff in here in February for a week as the usual hotel was full for fashion week. I had read the mixed reviews online so went with a bit of dread –... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

The location of the hotel is suitable since it's next to the central station and the metro. The rooms are small however they are clean. There's a variety of things to have for breakfast. You can reach the shopping area within a short walking distance and also there are a few nice restaurants around.

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Edinburgh, Scotland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We were looking for somewhere for 1 night in Milan after spending a week in Verona. Since we were getting the train into the city and the airport bus the following morning, both from Stazione Centrale, we decided on this hotel. On arrival reception staff were polite and friendly. The room was perfectly adequate and bed very comfortable. A little... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

stylish and modern. Lovely hotel clean modern and welcoming. Very close to Milan station with easy access to metro and coach station. English speaking reception recommended places to visit. Very friendly. Excellent breakfast.

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Padang, Indonesia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Lobby is cool enough. Room is weird, especially the bathroom. The bathroom shower water drainage is horrible. The water flows outside the bathroom if you shower more than 10 minutes. The blanket motive is like a beggar's dirty laundry. TV is not working well. The air in the room kinda lumpy. Expensive for that kind of hotel

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Almaty, Kazakhstan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We stayed 3 nights at this hotel and we did not like it at all. Rooms are small, smelly, poorly decorated. Breakfast was below average. Reception guy wasn't helpful at all. I asked several times all of the receptionist whether any outlet malls are open on Dec 26th and none of them even tried checking for me. So, I had... More 

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