La Favia 4 Rooms Milan, Italy

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LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
  • Hotel
  • Units 4
  • from € 90/nt
What we like about this property

This is one of those chic little hideaways that employs such great imagination and original perspective. We like the retro patterns, distinctive color combinations and mix of vintage detail.   

Description

Discovered by chance by two avid world travelers, this once derelict 19th century former wine factory in central Milan has been painstakingly restored and reimagined by your hosts as a personal place where tradition, design, craftsmanship and the joy of travels converge. Native Milanese, Fabio and Marco have injected this former utilitarian building with groovy sophistication and  eye catching design, collecting and showcasing several decades of modernist design and furnishings. From 1960’s Canovas wallpapers and 1970’s decor, to Paolo Buffa, Gio Ponti and Le Corbusier vintage modern furnishings mixed in with handwoven Darjeeling carpets and early 20th century Spanish pieces, each room evokes a time and place and all are presided over by the intriguing 18th century Neopolitan portrait of Serafina Albertini, Princess of Cimitile who is the patron grande dame of the house. With four individually stylized rooms, the house is intimate and thoughtfully detailed and each is perfect for two.

Encircled by a traditional veranda that leads up to two expansive rooftops, one leads to two of the larger rooms with private kitchens and the other is the best spot for alfresco dining and lounging above the city. The terraces are a relaxing oasis with camellias, weeping willows, lemon and orange trees and where in the summer months you can enjoy the tomatoes and zucchini that are shared with guests. Stylish and complex in tone and design, there is nevertheless an ease and simplicity of living here that’s uplifting and refreshing.  

ADDITIONAL FEATURES

Breakfast served daily. Wifi throughout, laptop available in common area. Housekeeping with optional laundry services upon request. Eclectic library of books and bicycles for guest use.  

AROUND

Ideally located in the heart of the city, near the bustling tourist center of Corso Como, Chinatown, the artsy neighborhood of Brera and the indie spirited Isola district. Home to the iconic La Scala, and da Vinci’s Last Supper, Milan is more than it’s industrial businesslike image. You can reach the famed lake Como in under an hour’s drive.  

LOCATION

Milan, Italy. Nearest Airport: Milan Malpensa International Airport

BEST TIME TO VISIT: Milan is a fascinating global city any time of year. Chilly in winter, Spring time is ideal weather and coincides with Design Week in April

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LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
LaFavia 4 Rooms, Milan, Italy | small luxury hotels, boutique hotels
Info & Rates
Rooms / Houses4 Bedrooms
AccommodateUp to 8 guests
Restaurant / self cateringBed and breakfast
KitchenIn room 3 and 4
Bed TypeDouble and Twin
Pet FriendlyNo
InternetWifi throughout
PoolNo
ViewRoof garden and street
RatesRates start at €90. See rates table
Minimum Stay1 Night
Notes

The price refers to a room (double occupancy), breakfast and taxes included.

Rate Table

Breakfast and taxes included in rate for Barceloneta and La India

Room  Single Occupancy Double Occupancy
Barceloneta  €90 €100
La lndia  €90 €100
Oaxaca €90 or €95-105 w/breakfast €100 or €110-125 w/ breakfast
La Palmera  €90 or €95-€105 w/ breakfast €100 or €110-€125 w/ breakfast

 


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2 Reviews

  • Juan Cruz Tresalet, November 23, 2016

    Realmente he pasado unos dias maravillosos en el espectacular LaFavia Four Rooms, su impecable atencion a cargo de su anfitrion Fabio, sus desayunos soñados, el comfort y la exelencia que destaca este esplendido lugar, ubicado en uan de las mejores zonas de la bellisima ciudad de Milan

    Juan Cruz Tresalet

    Neuquen, Argentina

  • Sheila Feinberg, August 16, 2016

    We loved everything about LaFavia 4 Rooms starting with Fabio and his wonderful assistants. We rented the top level apartment for two. It was thoughtfully designed, well lit and very comfortable. Fabio was an excellent host; all our requests were met cheerfully with a simple “yes.” Breakfast in the gorgeous garden was delicious, and a lovely way to start the day. The location in Milan was excellent for us as walkers. We didn’t use the public transportation system, though several options, including open trams, are literally at the doorstep for those who prefer to move around the city more quickly. Milan is a fabulous city, and LaFavia is a perfect home there.

    Sheila Feinberg

    Bethesda, Maryland, USA

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