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ATAHOTEL The Big Residence

Via De Cristoforis Carlo 6 - 8 | (Zona Corso Como / Brera), 20124 Milan, Italy
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Ranked #241 of 431 Hotels in Milan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Nothing fancy. Apartment type rooms located around the corner of Corso Como. Breakfast is sufficient. No free WiFi. Neighborhood is pretty quiet with good access to the train station Garibaldi. Plus to the other Atahotels is that this one does have a nice bar which is open all day and where you can enjoy your drink outside. Will check in... More 

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GMTheBig, Guest Relations Manager at ATAHOTEL The Big Residence, responded to this review

Dear Cobus76, Thank you for spending some valuable time reviewing us. It is disappointing to see that the breakfast served at the restaurant on the 11th floor of our hotel did not meet your expectations. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. We appreciate your comments about aspects of the... More 

Province of Trieste, Italy
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I've been stayed here with my family for the weekend. The hotel has very comfortable little apartments with a bedroom, a living room, a large bathroom and a kitchen. Accessories in the kitchen are less then minimal therefore the kitchen my be used just for warming food. The overall hotel is clean and well managed. The staff is nice and... More 

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GMTheBig, Guest Relations Manager at ATAHOTEL The Big Residence, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for such genuine positive comment showed us regarding your experience in our Hotel, in order to state further stimulations. Providing our guests with the best possible hospitality and service has always been our mission. So, since our very first aim is focused on our guests’ satisfaction, your positive experience will be a... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I recently visited Milan on a week long business trip and stayed at the Hotel. The property has a good value for money in terms of proximity to new and upcoming location in Milan and also cleanliness and space in the room. However, for a business traveler there is much to be desired in service. I needed an Iron in... More 

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GMTheBig, Guest Relations Manager at ATAHOTEL The Big Residence, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our Property. We truly value the opinions of our customers and we apologize that we partially meet your expectations. Providing our guests with the best possible hospitality and service has always been our mission. We have addressed your issues about the room service, and spoken with the employees in question.... More 

Cologne, Germany
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I loved this place! It's very close to Garibaldi train station was very easy to find and easy walking distance. The first room I was sent to smelled horribly of smoke, even though it's a non-smoking room. I went back to the front desk and requested a new room. The gentleman was very nice and asked if I would mind... More 

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GMTheBig, Guest Relations Manager at ATAHOTEL The Big Residence, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for such genuine positive comment showed us regarding your experience in our Hotel, in order to state further stimulations. Providing our guests with the best possible hospitality and service has always been our mission. So, since our very first aim is focused on our guests’ satisfaction, your positive experience will be a... More 

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87 reviews 87 reviews
60 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I've stayed at the Residence a lot this year, because my company has a deal and I really like the location, except that when I first stayed there the trams were not operating. Now they are and if you are a light sleeper you'll have a problem staying asleep after about 5.30am because the trams are loud and run right... More 

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San Francisco, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Stay at this hotel if you want to relive what it must have been like to live in an industrial city in the 1940's. The rooms are cave-like, dark and damp; with lighting that is reminiscent of pre-electricity, gas lighting. Very, very dim with some parts of the room so dark that one cannot read a food label when standing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Great hotel for a great price in one of the best parts of Milan, Garibaldi area . Close enough to everything, but still away from all the touristy traps! Enjoy a glass of wine and some mezze at one of the many local bars and make sure to visit Pizzeria di Garibaldi!

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Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for such genuine positive comment showed us regarding your experience in our Hotel, in order to state further stimulations. Providing our guests with the best possible hospitality and service has always been our mission. So, since our very first aim is focused on our guests’ satisfaction, your positive experience will be a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This hotel is brilliant in its location right next to the happening area of Milan, Corso Como. The hotel is spacious and rooms are okay. It's just the type of a basic hotel: reception, room and breakfast. Lobby is nice though. Good if you're not seeking a fancy stay.

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GMTheBig, Guest Relations Manager at ATAHOTEL The Big Residence, responded to this review

Dear Salehlzei, thank you for taking the time to review our property/business. We truly value the opinions of our customers and we apologize that we did not meet your expectations. Providing our guests with the best possible hospitality and service has always been our mission, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. We will definitely make reference... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I stayed with this hotel because of the train station location. Basic room, pretty old! Wifi have to pay. If you like to hang around for nightlife this should be a good place. Since it is next to the pub street! FrontDesk services sucks! I could say no services at all. Last, don't except too much from Breakfast! It can... More 

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GMTheBig, Direttore at ATAHOTEL The Big Residence, responded to this review

Dear Calui, I would like to thank you very much for taking the time to contact us and focus your attention to some basic and essential features in order to improve our quality service at Atahotel The Big. Since our aim is focused on our guests’ satisfaction, we have really appreciated your suggestions as a significant chance to improve and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A decent hotel if you have an early start from the Porta Garibaldi railway station. Don't be put off by looks if what you need is a good nights sleep in a decent bed in a place close to the station or a meeting. The rail station is a few hundred yards away and an easy walk, even with a... More 

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GMTheBig, Direttore at ATAHOTEL The Big Residence, responded to this review

Dear mr Scubametrix, I would like to thank you very much for taking the time to contact us and focus your attention to some basic and essential features in order to improve our quality service at Atahotel The Big. Since our aim is focused on our guests’ satisfaction, we have really appreciated your suggestions as a significant chance to improve... More 

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