Where to stay in Brescia?
Centro Paolo VI Brescia is not a hotel but a palace. Reasons to stay in this palace whilst in Brescia are;
- You will be staying in a palace
- Unlimited Instagram worthy locations around the palace
- Day trips possible to Milan, Lake Garda, Verona Valcamonica (UNESCO) and the wine regions
- Better value to stay in Brescia than other Italian destinations
- 2 UNESCO sites and the Brescia historic center within walking distance
- Unique conference and meeting rooms for business travelers
Centro Paolo VI is located in a palace of Baroque architecture. You will not be staying in a hotel but in a palace! The palace is located within walking distance of the train station and historic center of Brescia. From the train station you can easily make day trips to popular Italian destinations. Destinations such as Milan, the wine region, Lake Garda, Verona and Valcamonica are all possible day trips. You could stay in the hotel for a week whilst exploring these popular Italian destinations.
As you walk into the palace you will be greeted by friendly staff. Now is a good time to share your plans in Brescia. They can provide you with a tourist map and recommend popular restaurants and bars in Brescia. The staff will be proud to tell you about the UNESCO sites of Brescia. If you are planning day trips they can find out the train times for you.
The guest rooms are huge, it’s almost like staying in an apartment. One thing you won’t be short of is space! WiFi is complimentary and available in the rooms and throughout the palace. Although the building is from the Baroque period, the WiFi is super fast and reliable.
Guest room bathroom
As with the guest rooms the en suite bathroom is spacious. You’ll find all necessary amenities in the super clean bathroom.
The balcony rooms with a view of Brescia are very popular. Make sure you book ahead to guarantee this view. The view is so panoramic that even my fish eye lens could not capture it all! An alternate view of the interior gardens of the hotel is quite a peaceful and relaxing view too.
Gardens and patio
The residence offers peaceful gardens where you can sit out and relax. You can bring your breakfast out here if you wish to eat outside. Another option would be to relax beside the olive trees with a good book.
The hotel gardens are huge and there is an onsite church. If you don’t have time to visit the UNESCO churches in the historic center then you can visit the onsite church. The church boasts frescoes on the ceiling and a huge renaissance era painting. Wouldn’t this church and palace be perfect for a wedding in Brescia?
Modern conference room
If you are visiting Brescia on business then you may book the conference rooms. There are several conference and meeting rooms available to book. It is best to email the property directly with your business requirements. Conference halls come with all required projectors and super fast internet etc…
Classic conference room
Not only does the palace offer modern conference rooms. For a unique business meeting you could book a classic conference room. Have you held a meeting in conference room with frescoes before? Could this be an inspiration for your meeting?
The buffet breakfast is delicious and there are lots of options. Gluten free and vegetarian options are available. There is a selection of breads, sweet breads, cereals, cold meats and fruit juices. Coffee is brought to your table.
Instagram worthy locations
Around the residence you’ll find many Instagram worth locations. You can make your Instagram poses with the long hallways, chandeliers, frescoes, gardens, church, paintings and red carpets. As a tourist you could stay in the hotel the whole time and have a wonderful set of photos to share! Having said that, you must go out and enjoy the UNESCO sites of Brescia. There’s also Brescia Castle which offers amazing views of the city. Brescia has its own Duomo too.
Enjoy your stay at Centro Paolo VI, Brescia
It’s incredible to know you can stay in a palace for such a low price whilst visiting some of Italy’s top destinations. Enjoy