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Hotel Straf From EUR 240,-

Via San Raffaele 3 20121, Milan, Italy

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No hotel photo available Located only few steps from the Duomo cathedral, the hotel is placed at the core of Milan, within easy walking distance of the fashionable Via Montenapoleone, the shopping districts and La Scala Opera house.

An inspired fusion of Italian fashion, original design and elegance, the hotel combines minimalist design and classic Italian architecture for a truly unique stay.

The architect Vincenzo De Cotiis, a fashion designer of haute collections, has used an eclectic mix of materials, including scratched mirrors, burnished brass, iron, black stone and cement to create the distinctive interior of the hotel.

Nr. rooms: 64.


Extra Information

Hotel transfers
For cheap transfers to and from this hotel, check www.taxi2hotel.nl
Hotel information
Hotel Straf is housed in the famous Giachi-Amman building (1883). The exterior retains its original appearance, but the hotel interior was renovated in 2003 in a completely different style: modern and minimal, a mix of art and materials blended to create a unique contemporary work of art.

For complete relaxation during your stay, the hotel offers a 24-hours gym and, in some rooms, Japanese massage chairs and aromatherapy treatments.
Room information
All rooms boast different pictures, paintings and installations created by the architect Vincenzo de Cotis.
Rooms are rendered entirely original by their categories and by the materials used: the rooms have cement or slate floor, and bathrooms in burnished brass or slate with white or black WC.

Several rooms have a massage chair and a corner to make chromo-therapy and aromatherapy. Other rooms have a corner with a massage shiatsu chair.

The suites have 2 balconies with views of the Duomo Cathedral, and the bath in the bathroom has a view of the balcony.
Food & beverage
The Hotel Restaurant is open for breakfast and lunch. It is closed for dinner.

A continental buffet breakfast is served from 07:00 until 10:30.

Lunch is served in the restaurant and in the Straf Bar from 12:30 until 14:30.

The Straf Bar is open until 00:30. Happy hour is available daily from 18:00 until 21:00.

A light dinner is offered at the Straf Bar until 22:30.

Room service is available 24-hours, at an additional cost.
Area information
The Hotel is in the centre of Milan, just a few steps away from the Duomo Cathedral, the main fashion streets, museums and most important attractions, including: Castello Sforzesco; Santa Maria delle Grazie and Ultima Cena by Leonardo da Vinci; Palazzo Reale; Teathre alla Scala; and restaurants, bars and clubs.
Travel information
By Plane:
From Linate Airport:
- Catch bus Number 73 to the centre and get off at San Babila stop. The Hotel is 150 metres from the stop.
- Alternatively, take a taxi for approximately EUR 25.

From Malpensa Airport:
- Catch the Malpensa Express Train to Cadorna Station and the MM2 Green Metro to Duomo.
- Once at Cadorna Station it is also possible to catch a taxi (the approximate cost is EUR 15).

By Train:
From Central Station take the MM3 Yellow Metro to the Duomo.
The Metro stop Duomo is just 50 metres from the hotel.

By Car:
- The hotel is in the centre of Milan.
- If you come from the southern motorways, take the Tangenziale Est or Tangenziale Ovest ( it depends if you come from the south east or from south ovest motorways) and exit at Centre in both cases.
The same is valid for motorways that come from the north.
Important information
Payment information:
ID is required upon check-in.

Disabled facilities:
There are rooms specially equipped for disabled guests and each floor is wheelchair accessible.

Additional costs:
Laundry and ironing service: Between EUR 4-25, depending on the items (2007).
Room service: EUR 5 (2007).

Hotel Policies

Cancellation Policy
Cancellation Policy: If cancelled up to 1 day before the date of arrival, no fee will be charged.
If cancelled later or in case of no-show, the first night will be charged.

Children and Extra Bed Policy: All children are welcome.
All children under 12 years stay free of charge when using existing bedding.
All children under 2 years stay free of charge for cots.
All older children or adults are charged EUR 82.50 per night and person for extra beds.
Maximum capacity of extra beds/babycots in a room is 1.

Deposit Policy: No deposit will be charged.

VAT and city/tourist taxes: VAT is included.
Service charge is included.
City/tourist tax is not applicable.

Internet: Wireless internet is available in public areas and costs EUR 5.00 per hour.
Wired internet is available in the hotel rooms and costs EUR 13.00 per 24 hours.

Meal Plan: Buffet breakfast is included in the room rate.

Parking: Private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs EUR 48.00 per day.

Pets: Pets are allowed. No extra charges.

The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.
Children and Extra Bed Policy
Accepted credit cards
American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, JCB, CartaSi
14:00 - 18:00 hours.
12:00 hours.