This year will be a big year for Milan with the Expo 2015 set to start on May 1 and run until October 31. Millions of visitors are expected to become witnesses to a global event featuring over 140 countries that will show off their latest technologies to help solve the crises on food and hunger. There will be thousands of businessmen and women that will travel in and out of Milan and these hotels are the best ones to welcome them.
Chateau Monfort, rates begin at $248/night
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The Chateau Monfort combines luxury with convenience, which makes it a great place to stay while on business in Milan. Each room is sound proof and lavishly decorated with fine quality linens and tailor-made furnishings. The hotel sits right in the heart of historic Milan and is less than 15 minutes to Porta Nuova by tram. It’s also less than 30 minutes drive to the Expo 2015 site at Fiera Milano. The hotel offers a 24-hour concierge, complimentary WiFi in rooms, and a meeting and banquet space perfect for corporate events.
Hotel Principe Di Savoia, rates begin at $244/night
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Perhaps you came to Milan to impress and woo a potential client. Consider reserving rooms for them at Hotel Principe Di Savoia and you’ll likely increase the chances of them saying yes. It’s superb location right on Piazza della Repubblica cannot be beat and its range of services will make your clients feel truly special. The hotel offers amenities like limousine service to the center, 24-hour room service, and a fully equipped business center. As an added bonus, the hotel also has the largest meeting rooms in any five-star hotels in Milan.
Enterprise Hotel, rates begin at $94/night
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The Enterprise Hotel provides the best value for business travelers wanting to spend most of their time attending events related to the Expo 2015. Its location right on Piazza Firenze is only a short 10-minute drive from the main Expo 2015 site. It’s also within walking distance to two of Milan’s largest convention centers, the Fiera Milano City and the Milano Congressi. Guests of the hotel can also take advantage of the free shuttle service to the main trade fairs.
NH Milano Concordia, rates begin at $69/night
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Its location in Sesto San Giovanni provides guests with easy access to the Expo 2015 site as well as an easy commute to Porta Nuova and the historic center. Testimonials refer to NH Milano Concordia as one of the best options for longer business stays due to its spacious and comfortable rooms, impeccable service and top-notched business amenities such as free WiFi, daily newspapers, and an excellent gym.
Hermitage Hotel, rates begin at $91/night*
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The Hermitage Hotel is one of the best budget business hotels on this list with nightly rates beginning at less than $100 per night. Its location puts it near Porta Garibaldi station and convenient access to the Expo 2015 site at Fiera Milano. The hotel rate also includes free WiFi in the rooms.
*rate quoted at the time of writing
AN: Please be mindful that rates might change unexpectedly due to a number of circumstances.