The historical centre of the city and all the areas around are a few minutes away, and they are connected by an efficent transport service, underground and buses.
The Hotel Iride is a 2 star hotel offering comfortable accommodation in the Lambrate neighbourhood, which is found to the north-west of Milan city centre. This is a good choice for those that don't like to stay amongst the bustle of the city centre, though this area is well connected via the metro and bus system, so you can easily get to the centre, and enjoy all of its charms. Milano Centrale train station is 2.5km away. The large, open green area of Parco Lambro is found close to this hotel. Also, the Linate Airport and Città Studi area are both easy to reach from here.