Located in the heart of the new Porta Nuova district, Excelsior Hotel Gallia is strongly rooted in Milanese history. The hotel features 235 luxurious guest rooms and 53 suites and the 1,000sqm Katara Suite, the largest Presidential Suites in Italy and the newest royal suite in Milan. Occupying the top floor of the hotel, the best suite in the world offers terrific interior design and expansive outdoor spaces: an exclusive rooftop private terrace with barbecue. For its grandiose and luxurious setting and interior, the Katara suite was awarded the world’s best hotel suite award at this year’s World Travel Awards.
The four-bedroom Katara Suite comprises two terraces that offer panoramic city and mountain views, along with an outdoor dining area and private solarium housing a Pagoda spa which includes a Jacuzzi under the spectacular dome, sauna and Turkish bath. An expansive living room and adjacent dining room for 15 add to the grandeur, as does a private meeting room for 12. There are four bedrooms in total, including two children’s bedrooms, which is fitted with chandeliers made with Murano glass.
The $20,000 a night suite boasts discreet security features, which make it an ideal choice for high-level delegations and visits. This includes a diplomatic entrance with a lift and bulletproof window. Additionally, Excelsior Hotel Gallia offers to book the neighbouring Princess Suite, which joins onto the Katara, adding an extra bedroom, bathroom, and living room.