Gay Milan • Mid-Range + Budget Hotels

Milan is renowned for its fashion, food and hot-blooded Italian men who like to work hard and play harder.

Our top Milan mid-range & budget hotels for 2018 are sorted by area:

Porta Venezia / gay scene

near the main gay bars, shopping area and city centre

city centre / Old Town

historic city centre, home to the Duomo and major tourist sights

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Porta Venezia / gay scene

The central area around Milan’s historical gate, Porta Venezia, is popular with gay travellers. It is conveniently located near the main gay bars on Via Lecco street and the Buenos Aires shopping area.

Transport links at the Central Station also make it easy to get around the city.

Starhotels Ritz
Starhotels Ritz
Popular choice.
Starhotels Ritz
Starhotels Ritz
Starhotels Ritz
Starhotels Ritz

Via Spallanzani 40, Milan | map | distance

8.1 Excellent
based on 2563 reviews

Starhotels Ritz4 stars

Why this hotel? Popular choice. Great for shopping, sightseeing & gay scene. Free WiFi.

Most booked 2016
Top 100

Very comfortable, good-value hotel near Milan’s Corso Buenos Aires shopping district. This lively area has lots of good restaurants and theatres. Gay bars LeccoMilano and BLANCO are just minutes away.

Guest rooms vary in size, from 17m² to decent-sized 33 m² suites. Features include air conditioning, minibar and satellite TV and free WiFi.

Starhotel Ritz has its own gym and sauna with Turkish bath and Finnish shower. Our most popular hotel in Milan on Travel Gay Europe.

features: bar, restaurant, sauna, gym, spa, free wi-fi

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Hotel Berna
Hotel Berna
Close to gay bars.
Hotel Berna
Hotel Berna
Hotel Berna
Hotel Berna

Via Napo Torriani 18, Milan | map | distance

9 Exceptional
based on 11270 reviews

Hotel Berna4 stars

Why this hotel? Close to gay bars. Great value. Popular choice. Free WiFi.

A little bit of Switzerland in the heart of Milan. This great-value, 4-star hotel offers the sort of professional, welcoming and efficient service that other hotels only dream of.

The comfortable rooms feature free WiFi, individual thermostat-controlled heating and a free non-alcoholic minibar (refilled daily). Free coffee is available all day in the lobby.

The Berna is about a 10-minute walk to the Central Station. The gay bars on Via Lecco street are within 15 minutes away; the 24-hour Illumined gay cruise club is even closer.

features: bar, cafe, free wi-fi

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Crowne Plaza Milan City
Crowne Plaza Milan City
Near the gay nightlife.
Crowne Plaza Milan City
Crowne Plaza Milan City
Crowne Plaza Milan City
Crowne Plaza Milan City

Via Melchiorre Gioia 73, Milan | map | distance

8.37 Excellent
based on 1927 reviews

Crowne Plaza Milan City4 stars

Why this hotel? Near the gay nightlife. Great facilities. Very modern.

Most booked 2015
Top 50

The modern and central Crowne Plaza Milan is located next to the Sondrio metro station, making it an excellent base for exploring the city.

All guest rooms are soundproof and feature satellite TV, flat screen TV, air conditioning. The breakfast buffet is nice and includes freshly made Italian cakes and pastries.

The Crowne Plaza has its own gym and spa with Turkish bath and sauna, although the nearby Metro Club Milano sauna may be more tempting. Gay bars are also within easy access.

features: bar, restaurant, free wifi, massage, sauna, gym

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UNA Hotel Century
UNA Hotel Century
Convenient location.
UNA Hotel Century
UNA Hotel Century
UNA Hotel Century
UNA Hotel Century

Via Fabio Filzi 25, Milan | map | distance

8.35 Excellent
based on 4117 reviews

UNA Hotel Century4 stars

Why this hotel? Convenient location. Near the gay scene and metro station. Free WiFi.

The all-suite UNA Hotel Century has a very convenient location, just a 10-minute walk to Milan’s Central Station and not much more to the gay scene around both Via Lecco and Via Sammartini.

The 24-hour gay cruise club Illumined, the popular LeccoMilano bar and Metro Club Sauna are all close by, and you can walk or catch the nearest metro that provides access to most of Milan’s key sights.

Modern, large, air conditioned rooms and suites (at least 30 m²) feature comfortable beds, desk, free WiFi, minibar, satellite TV. There is an Italian Bistro, a cafe bar and an extensive breakfast buffet includes fresh fruit, cereals plus eggs & bacon.

features: bar, cafe, restaurant, free wi-fi

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ibis Milano Centro
ibis Milano Centro
Top 50 hotels.
ibis Milano Centro
ibis Milano Centro
ibis Milano Centro
ibis Milano Centro

Via Finocchiaro Aprile 2, Milan | map | distance

7.28 Very Good
based on 9815 reviews

ibis Milano Centro3 stars

Why this hotel? Top 50 hotels. Central location. Excellent value. Free WiFi.

Most booked 2015
Top 50
2017
Top 100

Central and modern. The ibis Milano Centro is just steps away from the city centre, the train station and the main gay scene. LeccoMilanoMONO Bar are just a short walk away.

Stylish guest rooms are soundproof, air-conditioned, with free WiFi, flat screen TV,private bathroom. There’s a a 24-hour restaurant & lounge bar and vending machines for drinks & snacks. Breakfast is served until noon.

Other services include a 24-hour front desk, laundry service, luggage storage and more. Great value for money!

features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

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Hotel Michelangelo Milan
Hotel Michelangelo Milan
Walk to gay bars.
Hotel Michelangelo Milan
Hotel Michelangelo Milan
Hotel Michelangelo Milan
Hotel Michelangelo Milan

Piazza Luigi di Savoia, Milan | map | distance

8.36 Excellent
based on 5743 reviews

Hotel Michelangelo Milan4 stars

Why this hotel? Walk to gay bars. Excellent value for money. Free WiFi.

Hotel Michelangelo’s excellent location in Milan, close to the Central Railway Station, makes it a perfect place from which to explore the city.

Da Vinci’s Last Supper and the famous Duomo are nearby. Many of the best gay night-time attractions are within walking distance, including the popular Lelephant gay bar.

The air-conditioned rooms are relatively simply furnished but comfortable and soundproof. Each room has a free minibar and whirlpool bath. Great value for money with regular promotions and offers.

features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

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NH Collection Milano Porta Nuova
NH Collection Milano Porta Nuova
Convenient location.
NH Collection Milano Porta Nuova
NH Collection Milano Porta Nuova
NH Collection Milano Porta Nuova
NH Collection Milano Porta Nuova

Via Melchiorre Gioia 6, Milan | map | distance

8.13 Excellent
based on 1911 reviews

NH Collection Milano Porta Nuova4 stars

Why this hotel? Convenient location. Large, very modern rooms. Free WiFi.

The very good value and modern NH Collection Milano Porta Nuova offers unusually large rooms and suites (even the standard rooms are 34 m²) for Milan.

All guest rooms feature a king-sized bed (or two double beds), air conditioning, free WiFi, satellite TV and soundproof windows.

Located close to the Gioia metro station, with easy access to other parts of Milan.

features: bar, restaurant, gym, free wi-fi

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Hotel Garda
Hotel Garda
Gay-popular choice.
Hotel Garda
Hotel Garda
Hotel Garda
Hotel Garda

Via Napo Torriani 21, Milan | map | distance

7.49 Very Good
based on 3485 reviews

Hotel Garda3 stars

Why this hotel? Gay-popular choice. Great location. Near the Central Station & gay scene. Free WiFi.

Most booked 2015
Top 100

The affordable Hotel Garda is conveniently located – just a 5-minute walk from the Central Station and within easy access to the main sights and shops. Popular gay bar Lelephant is nearby.

All guest rooms are air-conditioned and feature satellite TV, minibar, safe, en suite bathroom with a bathtub or shower. Reception is open 24 hours, and a Continental breakfast is served each morning.

features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

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Klick Hotel Milano
Klick Hotel Milano
Modern budget hotel.
Klick Hotel Milano
Klick Hotel Milano
Klick Hotel Milano
Klick Hotel Milano

Via Antonio Da Recanate 2, Milan | map | distance

8 Excellent
based on 141 reviews

Klick Hotel Milano1 stars

Why this hotel? Modern budget hotel. Great value & location. Free WiFi.

Most booked 2015
Top 100

Great for shopping and sightseeing. The budget Klick Hotel is located opposite the Central Station, near the popularCorso Buenos Aires street, and just moments away from the Cathedral and Milan’s main gay scene.

Minimalist-styled, comfortable guest rooms feature free WiFi, flat screen TV and air conditioning. Some rooms offer a view of Piazza Duca d’Aosta. Reception and room service are available 24 hours.

features: free wi-fi

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city centre / Old Town

Radiating from the Duomo, Milan’s impressive gothic Cathedral, are streets filled with major sights and museums. The nearby Quadrilatero della Moda is home to some of the world’s famous luxury brands.

Hotel Manzoni – Milan
Hotel Manzoni – Milan
In the fashion district.
Hotel Manzoni – Milan
Hotel Manzoni – Milan
Hotel Manzoni – Milan
Hotel Manzoni – Milan

Via San Spirito 20, Milan | map | distance

9.08 Exceptional
based on 841 reviews

Hotel Manzoni – Milan4 stars

Why this hotel? In the fashion district. Close to gay nightlife & shopping. Free WiFi.

The classic boutique Hotel Manzoni is located in the heart of Milan’s  fashion district – great for shopping and clubbing. You can walk to Glitter gay party @ Provocateur and Chiringay party in the park.

Elegant guest rooms feature LCD TV, minibar and free WiFi. The hotel has its own gym, spa with massage service and a restaurant that serves Italian and international menu.

The famous Cathedral (Duomo) and the main shopping areas are a 10-minute walk away from the hotel. Great location from which to explore Milan.

features: bar, restaurant, massage, jacuzzi / hot pool, gym, spa, free wi-fi

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UNA Maison Milano
UNA Maison Milano
Central location.
UNA Maison Milano
UNA Maison Milano
UNA Maison Milano
UNA Maison Milano

Via Giuseppe Mazzini 4, Milan | map | distance

9.1 Exceptional
based on 2613 reviews

UNA Maison Milano4 stars

Why this hotel? Central location. Great for shopping, gay scene & nightlife. Free WiFi.

The UNA Maison is situated just around the corner from the Milan Cathedral, close to the Duomo metro station and all the shopping and dining choices. The main gay bars are within minutes’ walk away.

Housed in a 20th century building, this boutique hotel features stylish, spacious rooms with flat screen satellite TV and free WiFi. DVD player and iPod docks are available upon request. Most rooms have a balcony.

features: bar, free wi-fi

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Hotel Spadari al Duomo
Hotel Spadari al Duomo
Boutique choice.
Hotel Spadari al Duomo
Hotel Spadari al Duomo
Hotel Spadari al Duomo
Hotel Spadari al Duomo

Via Spadari 11, Milan | map | distance

9.17 Exceptional
based on 3252 reviews

Hotel Spadari al Duomo4 stars

Why this hotel? Boutique choice. Great location. Close to nightlife, gay scene. Free WiFi.

This fabulous boutique hotel is great for shopping and sightseeing in Milan, a short walk to Duomo metro station and gay nightlife, and even closer to Piazza del Duomo and the iconic Milan Cathedral.

Hotel Spadari offers stylish guest rooms, decorated with original artworks, free WiFi, flat screen TV and high quality bathroom products. Some rooms have a large balcony with city views. The hotel is known for excellent service and staff.

features: bar, free wi-fi

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Zurigo Hotel
Zurigo Hotel
Central location.
Zurigo Hotel
Zurigo Hotel
Zurigo Hotel
Zurigo Hotel

Corso Italia 11, Milan | map | distance

8.01 Excellent
based on 1219 reviews

Zurigo Hotel3 stars

Why this hotel? Central location. Near metro station, the Cathedral, gay scene. Free WiFi.

Zurigo Hotel is in Milan’s historic centre, just a 10-minute walk from the Cathedral and close to the metro station, One Way Club and some of the best gay bars.

The comfortable rooms feature a TV, air conditioning and safe. A varied and large breakfast buffet is offered, and you are welcome to enjoy a self-service lunch in the café.

The staff speak good English and will help you plan your stay, with tourist tips and restaurant recommendations.

features: bar, restaurant, free wi-fi

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Hotel Canada
Hotel Canada
Great value.
Hotel Canada
Hotel Canada
Hotel Canada
Hotel Canada

Via Santa Sofia 16, Milan | map | distance

8.72 Excellent
based on 2399 reviews

Hotel Canada3 stars

Why this hotel? Great value. Modern rooms. Central location. Free WiFi.

The excellent-value Hotel Canada offers a great base to explore Milan, just two metro stops from the Duomo and the main shopping district.

Modern, air-conditioned rooms feature LCD TV, minibar and free WiFi. The reception is open 24 hours, and a Continental breakfast is served in the hotel’s dining room.

Hotel Canada is just a few steps from the popular One Way Club that plays mainstream chart music to a lively gay crowd.

features: cafe, free wi-fi

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New Generation Hostel Urban Brera
New Generation Hostel Urban Brera
Close to gay nightlife.
New Generation Hostel Urban Brera
New Generation Hostel Urban Brera
New Generation Hostel Urban Brera
New Generation Hostel Urban Brera

Via Renzo Bertoni 3, Milan | map | distance

7 Very Good
based on 544 reviews

New Generation Hostel Urban Brera

Why this hotel? Close to gay nightlife. Excellent value. Popular hostel. Free WiFi.

If you’re on a budget, the New Generation Urban Brera offers good-value rooms in Milan’s historic city centre, close to the Turati metro station, which is only two stops away from the famous Duomo (or you can walk for about 20 minutes).

The hostel offers rooms and dorms with en suite bathrooms, air conditioning and free WiFi. You can cook in the large, well-equipped kitchen and/or store your food there. The beds are comfy, though the windows are a bit small.

Gay scene-wise, the popular Glitter @ Provocateur dance party is a short walk from the hostel.

features: free wi-fi

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Milan • hotels in other areas

These well-rated hotels are a bit further from the city centre but have proven popular with gay guests.

B&B Too Cute 2b Str8
B&B Too Cute 2b Str8
Straight-friendly.
B&B Too Cute 2b Str8
B&B Too Cute 2b Str8
B&B Too Cute 2b Str8
B&B Too Cute 2b Str8

Via Edoardo Bassini 50A, Citta Studi, Milan | map | distance

9.23 Exceptional
based on 303 reviews

B&B Too Cute 2b Str8

Why this hotel? Straight-friendly. Stylish décor. Excellent value. Free WiFi.

Gay, classy and value for money. This elegant B&B may be a bit outside the city centre, but the Tram 23 at Lambrate Station (a 5-minute walk) takes you directly to the Duomo, the heart of Milan.

2cute 2b Straight is tastefully decorated, with a lot of gray tones and nice little touches of Italian – luxury bath amenities by Ortigia, SMEG refrigerator, etc. Guest rooms are air-conditioned and feature a flat screen TV and work desk. Bathrooms are either en suite or shared.

There’s free WiFi throughout the property, and the large living room has comfortable sofas and tables. An Italian-style breakfast is served every morning.

features: sun terrace, free wi-fi

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Ramada Plaza Milano
Ramada Plaza Milano
Excellent value.
Ramada Plaza Milano
Ramada Plaza Milano
Ramada Plaza Milano
Ramada Plaza Milano

Via Stamira d'Ancona 27, Milan | map | distance

8.48 Excellent
based on 1569 reviews

Ramada Plaza Milano4 stars

Why this hotel? Excellent value. Near metro station & DEPOT Milano. Free WiFi.

The modern Ramada Plaza Milano is located close to the city centre and just a 2-minute walk from Turro metro station (from which you can easily access all the historical sights and shopping areas).

The colours and fabrics give the rooms a slightly retro feel which blends well with modern comforts. Each room has free WiFi, minibar, safe, coffee maker and LCD satellite TV. Their onsite spa is worth a special mention.

Gay scene-weise, the Ramada Plaza is located within a couple of minutes’ walk of the popular DEPOT Milano gay cruise club.

features: bar, restaurant, sauna, gym, spa, free wi-fi

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