Known as the fashion capital of the world, Milan is the ultimate destination for a girls trip. Spend the afternoon shopping designers like Versace and Gucci, head to the Navigli district for an aperitif before dinner, and end the night dancing at Armani Privé. A quick tip from Chris and I to you: the Milanese are known for their punctuality, so if you have reservations, be sure to arrive on time!
Bulgari Hotel Milano
On a private street between Via Montenapoleone, Via della Spiga, La Scala, and the Accademia di Brera, in a tastefully renovated 18th-century Milanese palazzo, is the Bulgari Hotel Milano. The property is situated in the cultural and commercial heart of a city that, behind its austere facades, hides delightful and unexpected courtyards and green spaces. One such space is the palazzo’s 43,000-square-foot private garden, a natural extension of the nearby botanical garden, a restorative oasis of serenity and relaxation in the midst of Milan’s busy center. The 58 renovated rooms and suites and the Bulgari Spa complete this timeless gem.
WIT Tip: Brunch at Il Giardino is a gourmet and nourishing experience, serving gluten- free options that match your healthy lifestyle.
Armani Hotel Milano
At the heart of the world-famous fashion district, the Armani Hotel Milano, designed by Giorgio Armani, reflects his concept of comfort and hospitality. Every detail of the 95 guest rooms and suites has been chosen for its aesthetic qualities, delivering a welcoming experience. The Armani/Bamboo Bar and the Michelin-starred Armani/ Ristorante overlook the skyline. The Armani/Ristorante draws on Italian excellence with international influences; the Armani/Bamboo Bar is the perfect place for a vibrant aperitivo. On the top floor, the panoramic Armani/SPA covers 1,000 square meters of beauty, featuring a relaxation pool.
WIT Tip: Harmoniously aligned with Giorgio Armani’s concepts of comfort, design, and privacy, the Armani/Ristorante treats guests to the great tradition of Italian gastronomy with an international twist.
Mandarin Oriental, Mila
Ideally located in the heart of Milan's Fashion District, steps away from the artistic quarter of Brera and La Scala Opera House, Mandarin Oriental, Milan is a stylish and intimate hotel spread out over four elegant 18th-century buildings. It features 70 guest rooms and 34 suites, including two Signature Suites created as a tribute to renowned Italian designers Piero Fornasetti and Gio Ponti. Two courtyards offer alfresco dining with award-winning cuisine by Antonio Guida at Seta Restaurant and more casual fare at Mandarin Bar & Bistrot. The spa takes a holistic approach and offers a unique array of signature treatments.
WIT Tip: Mandarin Oriental provides an authentic experience – their Michelin-starred restaurant is buzzing with locals every night.
Park Hyatt Milano
Park Hyatt Milano is just steps from the Piazza del Duomo and Teatro alla Scala opera house, with the exclusive boutiques of Via Montenapoleone and Via della Spiga close by. Return from a shopping excursion to enjoy the lavish riches of the hotel, from the welcoming atmosphere of La Cupola Lounge & Bistrò to the gourmet creations of the executive chef of two-Michelin-starred restaurant VUN Andrea Aprea. At the Mio Lab, guests can enjoy cocktails by the worldwide-known mixologist Oscar Quagliarini while being totally immersed in the city's sparkling fashion scene. The Spa, branded by Sisley Paris, is an oasis for body and mind.
WIT Tip: Enjoy an exquisite Italian dinner in the two-Michelin-starred restaurant VUN Andrea Aprea, or gaze up at the hotel’s architecture and the sky at La Cupola Bistrò.
You simply cannot go wrong in Milan. See the sights like the historic Duomo cathedral, indulge in their signature risotto, and be sure to caffeinate before hitting Italy's hottest destination for nightlife. Pro tip: To avoid standing out like a tourist, order and drink your espresso at the café bar--don't sit and linger! Enjoy the electric energy of Milan and be sure to schedule time for rest when you return home--we promise you'll thank us.
WIT has very close relationships with these properties, so we can extend exclusive perks and special amenities to our clients. Typically, you will receive complimentary breakfast for two daily, $100 or more resort credit to be utilized during your stay, room upgrade, either at the time of booking or arrival, and early check-in/late checkout, both subject to availability.
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