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Il Girasole

Via Doberdo, 19, 20126 Milan, Italy
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Ranked #11 of 432 hotels in Milan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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San Mateo, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Any review of Il Girasole will undoubtedly mention the location on Metro Line #1, or the paucity of restaurants in the vicinity, the adequate breakfast buffet, or even the simplicity of the rooms. But the only thing that is relevant is that the proprietor, Matteo, is friendly, helpful and accommodating. He made our two night stay memorable and our visit... More

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Alexandra, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The reviews we read were so accurate! Matteo and his family make you feel so welcome. Small problem when we gave the address to the taxi driver and we got their but not obviously but Matteo rushed out of the door to meet us when we rang, got us beer and prosecco and the most delightful check in and working... More

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Timisoara, Romania
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I use this hotel when I am traveling to Milano. This is one of my favorite hotels. The staff is excellent and also the environment and the atmosphere is like family. From here you are close to the metro if you want to visit Milan and the staff can give you a lot of information's.

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Toowoomba Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

The service provided by Matteo was outstanding. Matteo arranged to pick us up from Milano Centrale railway station. Due to roadworks he was not able to meet us at the designated place, Matteo send us an SMS with new directions and following a phone call we were able to be pick up. We had problems at the rail station using... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

We received an extremely warm welcome from brothers Matteo and Nicola at Il Girasole. They are a biker friendly establishment well and truly. Matteo gave us each a beer on arrival and thoroughly went through the places to visit and transport. The room we were in was much larger than expected and even had a mini-kitchenette facility. The breakfast was... More

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Milaa
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

We had a very nice stay in this hotel. The owners are extremely friendly and helpful, explaining everything about the city. The hotel is basic but fine, everything works and the beds are comfortable. It is a short walk to the subway, which is ideal because driving around town and, especially, parking is problematic. Hotel has parking in an inner... More

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Mahopac, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

This was our first trip without a group, so we were slightly worried we would have trouble navigating our way around Milan . The two owners, were so helpful and patient with our questions. The room was bright and clean. The subway is close and easy to navigate. When we left Nicola gave me an ice pack for my strained... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

This hotel appartment is only 10 minutes from Milano Duomo by Metro train. The room was clean and nice decorated. The host (2 brothers) was simply fantastic. Helping to point out the right areas for shopping and restaurants.

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Saratov, Saratov, Russia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

The hotel is 5 minutes walk from the main subway line. The room was impeccably clean and very functional. We appreciated very much the help of the owners of the hotel who were exceptionally friendly and provided all the information we needed. When we come to Milano one more time, we will choose Girasole again!

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Dromana, Australia
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Il Girasole is delightful hotel to stay at. The rooms are a good size, very clean with lovely decor. Nicola was there when we had our stay at the beginning of August and he could not have been more helpful. His warm greeting and friendly demeanour are a pleasure to experience and I would recommend a stay there.

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Address: Via Doberdo, 19, 20126 Milan, Italy
Location: Italy > Lombardy > Milan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Milan #20 Romantic Hotel in Milan #29 Business Hotel in Milan #54 Family Hotel in Milan
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