CURIO COLLECTION BY HILTON WELCOMES 16TH CENTURY MILANESE PROPERTY TO ITALY PORTFOLIO

500-year-old Grand Hotel Villa Torretta Milan Sesto combines historic splendour with modern comfort for a timeless experience

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) have announced the opening of Grand Hotel Villa Torretta Milan Sesto, Curio Collection by Hilton. Handpicked to be a part of the exclusive collection of one-of-a-kind, independent hotels and resorts celebrated for their individuality, the stunning 16th century property joins more than 55 one-of-a-kind Curio Collection by Hilton hotels around the world, including 10 in Europe – two of which are also in Italy.

“We are excited to introduce Grand Hotel Villa Torretta Milan Sesto to Curio Collection by Hilton, as we make our debut in the iconic city of Milan,” said Mark Nogal, global head, Curio Collection by Hilton. “The opening of this property highlights our commitment to expanding our collection of distinctive hotels in key destinations across the globe, and we look forward to providing unexpected and authentic experiences to travellers in our third destination in Italy, joining La Bagnaia Golf & Spa Resort Siena, Curio Collection by Hilton and Aleph Rome Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton.”

Nestled in the greenery of the Parco Nord in Milan, Grand Hotel Villa Torretta Milan Sesto is a 500-year-old prestigious residence that once belonged to the wealthiest and noblest families of Milan. Today, the villa still reflects the spirit and atmosphere of bygone times.

The hotel is conveniently located just a 15-minute drive from the city centre and is close to the Linate and Malpensa Airports and Milan Central Railway Station, offering seamless access to major business, sport and entertainment venues, including the Milano Congressi (MiCo) convention centre and the San Siro stadium. Each of the property’s recently refurbished 77 guest rooms, including seven suites, is elegantly designed with its own unique style and flair, brilliantly combining historic charm with modern comfort. The hotel also boasts a new fitness centre.

Overlooking the beautiful cloister of the main floor of the villa is the award-winning restaurant Il Vico della Torretta. Led by the young and esteemed chef Angelo Nasta, who has received the prestigious Giallo Milano award twice for serving the best saffron risotto in town, Il Vico della Torretta invites guests to discover the delights of the best traditional Milanese and national level cuisine, accompanied by a sophisticated selection of fine domestic and international wines.

With its enchanting Italian gardens and expansive, yet comfortable, indoor spaces, Grand Hotel Villa Torretta Milan Sesto is the ideal destination for hosting a memorable function or event. Whether inviting guests to a magical wedding on the property’s fairytale-like courtyard, charming banquet in the hotel’s elegantly frescoed ballroom or prestigious conference in its 258-seat amphitheatre, Grand Hotel Villa Torretta Milan Sesto offers a sophisticated venue for every occasion.

“Our partnership with Hilton continues to grow since the opening of the Hilton Garden Inn Milano Nord three years ago,” said Guido Della Frera, president, GDF Group, which owns and operates the hotel. “We are excited to welcome Curio Collection by Hilton in Milan and to have the opportunity to make the most of this fantastic property.”

“Grand Hotel Villa Torretta Milan Sesto is perfect for travellers looking for a historic, countryside Milanese retreat backed by authentic hospitality and world-class service,” said Valeria Albertini, general manager, Grand Hotel Villa Torretta Milan Sesto, Curio Collection by Hilton. “The splendour of the 16th century shines through every aspect of the hotel. We look forward to welcoming guests to a truly one-of-a-kind hotel experience.”

Grand Hotel Villa Torretta is also part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 14 distinct hotel brands. Members who book directly have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi and the Hilton Honors mobile app.

GRAND HOTEL VILLA TORRETTA MILAN SESTO, CURIO COLLECTION BY HILTON HIGHLIGHTS

  • Charming 16th century Milanese property conveniently located just 15-minutes away from the city centre and close to Milan Central Railway Station
  • Elegant and flexible indoor and outdoor venues ideal for celebrating a special occasion or hosting a memorable meeting or event
  • Brand new fitness centre
  • Home to award-winning restaurant Il Vico della Torretta
  • Easy access to MiCo convention centre and San Siro stadium
  • Not far from the Linate and Malpensa Airports