The Excelsior Hotel Gallia has an excellent location,
overlooking one of Milan's most characteristic squares, Piazza Duca d'Aosta
which is only a short drive from the city's cultural and financial center.
Convenient for travelers, tourists and businessmen, the hotel is close to the
central railway station (Stazione Centrale) and the airport terminal.
The city centre is only 20 minutes walking distance from the Hotel. Its many
attractions include the Teatra alla Scala, which dates back to 1778. The
Pinacoteca di Brera, founded by Napoleon, contains works of art by Italian
artists, as well as displaying many Venetian and Lombard masterpieces and works
by Rubens and Rembrandt. Milan is also home to Santa Maria delle Grazie and Il
Cenacolo Vinciano (The Last Supper by Leonardo de Vinci). The Duomo and the
Galleria Vittorio Emanuelle II are favourite meeting places of the Milanese and
the Via Montenapoleone and Via della Spiga are two of the most famous streets in
Milan with numerous designer shops. Ten minutes by taxi is the Sant Amrogio
Basilica built in 386 AD.
For a wider perspective of the region, the sea at Liguria, the mountains (the
Alps) and the lakes Como and Garda are one hour's drive away.
The Hotel offers 237 spacious Rooms, including 13 Suites (41 non smoking),
all of which are luxuriously decorated in pastel shades with tinted windows,
marble Bathrooms. Blue light at the window and the warmth of a room where every
detail seems to whisper your name it is time to relax. A busy day behind you
other opportunities tomorrow, but now it is time to slip off your shoes because
you are at home.
- Individual Climate Control
- Bathrobes on Request
- Orthopaedic Facilities on request
- Satellite TV
- Video on request
- Security and Fire alarms
- ISDN Lines for Modem, PC and Fax Connection
- Non-allergenic linen on requeat
- Bathroom communication Facilities
- Electrical Sourse / Voltage 220v
- In Room safe
- Voice Mail
Standard - these rooms are located in the Pirelli wing of
the Hotel, some of which overlook the square. They have queen-size, king-size or
twin beds with marble Travertino Bathrooms. It is possible to arrange for an
Superior - newly refurbished rooms both in the historical
wing and the Pirelli wing of the Hotel. A trendy design incorporating mirrors
and an exclusive, embossed fresco near the bedside, together with distinctive
furnishings and finishing touches creates a unique mood that is both modern and
elegant. The Bedrooms have queen-size, king-size or twin beds and some rooms
have a bay window and/or balcony. It is possible to arrange for an extra bed.
Deluxe - the majority of the rooms overlook the largest
square in Milan, Piazza Duca d'Aosta and are located in the historical wing of
the Hotel. The room design reflects the Liberty style apparent in the furniture
design, the use of pastel colours, wood panelling and the superb marble
bathrooms with Venetian-style coloured windows. Some bathrooms have a separate
toilet and shower. Some of the rooms are more traditional with classic, timeless
furniture and decoration. With queen-size, king-size or twin beds, some rooms
have a bay window and/or balcony.
Executive Suite - the sitting rooms and bedroom have been
recently redecorated with classic furniture, surrounded by warm colours, which
create a pleasant atmosphere. Rooms have a king-size bed, L-shaped suite with a
separate sitting area and a full-size sofa bed. All Executive Suites are in the
historical wing and overlook the square.
Junior Suite - located on the corner of the Hotel in the
historical wing, these suites have a spacious living room and bedroom with a bay
window. The walls are decorated with light pastel colours and the superb marble
bathrooms reflect the Liberty style.
One Bedroom Suite - available in two different styles,
Liberty and traditional, all these suites have a balcony overlooking the square.
With private entrances for the living room and bedroom, the suites have
king-size or twin beds. A few parlours have a separate bathroom and it is
possible to connect the parlours to an additional bedroom. These suites are
ideal for a small meeting or private dining for up to eight people.
Gallia Suite - dedicated to the Gallia family, the founders
of the Hotel 70 years ago, the Gallia Suite is a unique suite with a large
living room, exquisite ceiling decoration, antique mirrors, old-style
furnishings, Flemish paintings, private bathroom and a balcony overlooking the
square. It is connected to a same style room.
Restaurant Gallia - offers a wide choice of refined Italian,
Mediterranean or Lombardy dishes, masterfully prepared by chef, Augusto Paleni.
The Baboon Bar - serves beverages in a refined and intimate
atmosphere, accompanied by gentle background piano music.