Explore Italy

Plan your next journey in Italy with Starwood Preferred Guest®. Get inspired by our travel stories. Learn more about our hotels and dream destinations like Rome, Venice, Milan and Florence. Reserve your room with the best offers and know that you’ll always get the Best Available Rate on our official channels. Book with us online to get free WiFi across Italy.

Villa Erba and Visconti: When cinema reflects on Como lake water

Villa Erba is one of the main characteristic villas on Lake Como. Luchino Visconti, one of Italy's best known directors, spent much of his life here. He decided to shoot one of the world cinema masterpieces, called Ludwig.

The Origins of Panettone and Pandoro

The deliciousness of Panettone and Pandoro has made a trademark of the Italian culinary tradition, much appreciated in most of Europe. Discover its history and the differences that characterize these two delicacies.

The Italian culinary traditions during Festive Days

Enjoy the culinary italian tradition around Christmas period, that gathers family and friends under the same roof. Discover the characteristic dishes and taste the unique diversity of the typical flavours of these festive days.
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Start Your Day Sunny Side Up

No matter how you plan to spend your trip, start every day with a hearty meal to kick-start your morning. Enjoy breakfast for two, on us, for each day you stay.
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The Gritti Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Venice

Occupying a prestigious setting on the Grand Canal, The Gritti Palace was built in 1475 as residence of Doge Andrea Gritti. A leisurely short stroll from Piazza San Marco, the imposing palazzo awards rare views of Santa Maria della Salute.
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Excelsior Hotel Gallia, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Milan

Excelsior Hotel Gallia, Milan is an extraordinary destination in a city recognized for its creativity, where fashion, design, and cuisine come together. Let our experienced Luxury Collection concierge be your guide to an unforgettable stay.
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Sheraton Roma Hotel & Conference Center

Ingenuity and intuitive service make our hotel a favored place for meeting, socializing, and relaxing, with an innately Italian flair.

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Rome

Rome, the Eternal City, is one of the most visited places on earth.
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Catania

A city where the historical heritage is still strong with the most famous testimonials of baroque architecture.
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Cortina D'Ampezzo

Cortina d’Ampezzo has a long tradition of being the centre for winter sports events.
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Castello Ursino

This well preserved and very imposing castle remains a landmark of Cantania. Originally built in the 13th century as a royal castle of the Kingdom of Sicily it's now home to a public museum.
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Colosseum

The Epic Colosseum is an Amphitheatre built to showcase Roman Gladiators.
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Villa Melzi

Picturesque gardens with flamboyant statues and decoration: a unique Villa on Lake Como.

The Creator made Italy from designs by Michelangelo.

– Mark Twain