We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Antica Locanda dei Mercanti

PricelineUS$ 318*
View Deal
#87 of 431 Hotels in Milan
Certificate of Excellence
09/05/2017 10/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 397*
US$ 318*
US$ 331*
US$ 397*
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
Professional photos
Antica Locanda dei Mercanti
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

341 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 237: English reviews
Start your review of Antica Locanda dei Mercanti
 Click to rate
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Perfect location, classical Italian hospitality. Elegant without being pompous, sometimes challenging but eventually rewarding, like the country... Located at the upper floors in patrician building, the hotel offers great rooms carefully and simply decorated. Freshly prepared breakfast and therefore with a limited choice of dishes. This is the way should be or choose one of the international hotels for buffet,...

Thank Carlo z
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in a large first-floor (U.S. 2nd floor) room with no balcony, but it had the same high ceilings and wooden beams, as well as two tall windows with a view of the pretty side street (each window a double set to block traffic noise). The desk agent allowed us into the room well before check-in time when she...

Thank MDtravel2014
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017

And old building with all the serenity, class and elegance of a manor but with all the modern details you may need. Big room, a charming balcony with plants and flowers, silent, very good light, always impecable. Perfectly located, just 4-5 blocks from the Duomo. Good breakfast and the most outstanding staff: efiicient, kind and always anticipating your needs.

1Thank silviaquadrelli2017
Heemstede, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The hotel is all located just close to the Duomo and Brera (both 5 - 10 minutes away) with the subway close at hand. It is situated in a very old building on the 1st floor and it is quit small and comfortable. The service is very friendly and the rooms are big. Only the bed was bit short for...

2Thank MvdK01
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We loved our stay here and would book again. The included breakfast and the location are highlights. We also had great interactions with everyone that works there. Although we had a beautiful patio, the room itself was pretty small, so not all rooms look like the pictures.

2Thank Kirsten_Cali
A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Nice large modern rooms high ceiling great central location tucked in a narrow street. Friendly staff no negatives at all probably not good if you have a hard time cobelstones walking quiet rooms, great bed, shower not bath, upper floors have balconies but as it was Christmas and cool and we don't spend time in the room during the day...

1Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

This 15-room romantic hotel is a gem. I almost don't want to write about it so it stays the same: quiet, perfect location, amazing service and the rooms are very spacious in this old (renovated) palace. Breakfast has everything one needs too

1Thank Benoit M
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Visited this small hotel first time some 8 years ago and now again. Liked it then and now even more. Excellent location, big stylish rooms, friendly personnel and great breakfast. Good choice! Will definitely go back.

1Thank sannan97
Dunedin, New Zealand
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

It was a lovely experience in more than one way to stay at Antica Locanda dei Mercanti in that it felt as if one was at home in a lovely 'home' but it was also very professionally managed. The staff was friendly, helpful , cheerful and concerning. The rooms are all individually decorated and interesting and tasteful, yet comfortable. I...

2Thank 85marie
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We arrived from Australia and our first accommodation was Antica Locanda dei Mercanti. Great location in the north of the city centre, close to transport and the Castello Sforzesco and its park. Excellent service. The room was functional and had an attractive terrace that was an excellent place to sit and read (snooze) when the jet lag hit in mid-afternoon.

3Thank Sandy P

142 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (112)
Room/Suite (46)
Bathroom (9)
Hotel & Grounds (16)
Dining (3)
View from Room (5)
Other (33)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (30)
Room/Suite (24)
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Other (4)
09/05/2017 10/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Milan hotels
Centro Storico
Camperio House Suites & Apartments
Centro Storico
Palazzo Segreti
Palazzo Segreti
#130 of 431 in Milan
367 reviews
Centro Storico
UNA Maison Milano
UNA Maison Milano
#12 of 431 in Milan
1,017 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Centro Storico
Hotel Star
Hotel Star
#70 of 431 in Milan
495 reviews
UNA Hotel Cusani
UNA Hotel Cusani
#38 of 431 in Milan
744 reviews
Hotel Milano Scala
Hotel Milano Scala
#27 of 431 in Milan
581 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Centro Storico

Neighbourhood Profile
Centro Storico
The pulsating core of Milan is in Centro. Duomo Square is enclosed by the gothic cathedral, the historic icon of Milan. However, shopping is what draws most crowds to this area. The classy and versatile Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high quality restaurants will turn any shopping or lunch expedition into a royal experience. Head to the rooftop of the flagship La Rinascente to enjoy the view of the animated square with a panorama of the Duomo. The Corso Vittorio Emanuele II is the street for high-end shopping. Brands of all kinds and street artists attract the attention of all visitors; while at Via Santa Radegonda 16, Luini Panzerotti is a much appreciated street food shop providing unimaginable culinary experiences. If shopping takes its toll on you, consider visiting Castello Sforzesco, a 15th century castle housing several museums. Those looking to relax can go to Parco Sempione, where nature provides respite from the energy of this dynamic and international city.
Explore this neighbourhood


  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Locanda is an unexpected oasis of peace and quiet in Milan’s frenetic city centre. The elegant 18th century building is in a pedestrian area dedicated to shopping.Once you arrive you can forget your car – you’re in the very heart of Milan, close to La Scala opera house, the Duomo, the Stock Exchange, and the famous designer stores on via Monte Napoleone and via della Spiga.The décor is the creation of architect Vittorio Locatelli, who loves combining refined warm pastel hues with rough, natural materials, following his fancy wherever it takes him. His intention was to furnish the Locanda so that people would feel they were at home. He designed four suggestive rooms, each with a beautiful flower-filled terrace, a rare occurrence in a city like Milan.The atmosphere throughout is pleasant and relaxed, and prompt personalised service is guaranteed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Antica Locanda dei Mercanti

Address: Via San Tomaso 6, 20121 Milan, Italy
Region: Italy > Lombardy > Milan > Centro Storico
Price Range: ₹ 15,280 - ₹ 26,075 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Antica Locanda dei Mercanti 4*
Number of rooms: 15
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Hotwire, Orbitz, Priceline, Cheap Tickets, Agoda, TripOnline SA and HotelQuickly so you can book your Antica Locanda dei Mercanti reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Antica Locanda Dei Mercanti Hotel Milan
Hotel Style:
#25 Romantic Hotel in Milan
#57 Family Hotel in Milan
#72 Luxury Hotel in Milan
#86 Business Hotel in Milan
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Antica Locanda dei Mercanti staff and other travellers.
8 questions
Ask a question
St. Petersburg, Florida
4 months ago
Galway, Ireland
London, United Kingdom

See all questions (8)

Questions? Get answers from Antica Locanda dei Mercanti staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“3rd floor rooms have a large balcony and are plenty of sunlight, as all their walls are windows.”
silviaquadrelli2017, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room with a terrace, it was great”
SandyP503, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms with balcony.”
duanel67, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room with a terrace was great.”
Stresa104, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Perfect location for touring Milan "highlights."”
RPBMSZ, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
US$ 318* /night
View Deal
Booking.comUS$ 331
Hotels.comUS$ 397
TripAdvisorUS$ 315
View all 10 deals
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates