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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Mazzini 8, Milan, Italy
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Ranked #227 of 429 Hotels in Milan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Yes this hotel is close to the Duomo but that's all it has to offer. Upon arrival we were greeted by a rude Receptionist. The room was smelly,dirty, hole in the door and broken shower screen door. Breakfast was terrible. I don't know how it's even a 3 star? Don't know what rooms other reviewers that have rated it good... More 

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Island of Malta, Malta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Hotel was no big deal but was clean and location was excellent. just a minute walk from the Duomo. our room was spacious and included a small refrigerator. bathroom was also spacious. perhaps because it was a triple room. Breakfast room was a bit crowded but breakfast was good especially the croissants and the coffee. Jimmy at the reception was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

The rooms were clean and modern the staff was excellent in their jobs they were friendly and helpful and the location was perfect we really enjoy our stay in this hotel we defenatly recommend it..for sure we will go again

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

if you want to be close to the Milan action, then this hotel will suit you. 2 mins walk from the Duomo. Clean room. Friendly staff. Would happily stay here again if in the city.............................................

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

The hotel is located just a few minutes from the Duomo. Couldn't be closer. The room as you can see from the pictures are not great, but if you will use the hotel just to sleep it is okay. I don't think it would be a good tipe for a romantic trip but worked well as solo for me.

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Canberra, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The location of this hotel is fantastic - literally just across the street from the Duomo. Lots of shopping close by and within walking distance to most tourist destinations. The reception staff are polite, friendly, and are available at the desk 24/7. The room is basic but clean and tidy which didn't faze me as I was only using it... More 

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New York City, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

So close to all the 'big' Milano sites, as well easy transport to rest of city. Rooms were European small and not luxurious but they served its purpose well. I especially liked that the bathrooms, while not well lit, at least had room to maneuver and place toiletries. Staff was very helpful in getting reservations made for restaurants and other... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

we was a big group of 11 per and 4 child and we love this hotel , the rooms clean , small breakfast small hotel but very nice i will chose this hotel again and there are rooms with shower bath Short ..

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

For sure if you want to live for normal price in the heart of Milano, rent a room in this hotel! 10 metres to fabulous DUOMO. The personal in the hotel are super fantastic people, all of them! They were so nice to us and always helped us! Especially big thanks to Jimmy and the philipine/italian lady :) We were... More 

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Santos, SP
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Glued to the Duomo Hotel with great cost benefit. Great location, next to the Duomo, metro station, via Torino, v. gallery. emanuelle, among others. Breakfast and good staff. Hotel with elevator and large bathroom.

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Address: Via Mazzini 8, Milan, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Milan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Rio 3*
Number of rooms: 350
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