54 CAT’s Guesthouse is an ideal location to travel comfortably through Lombardy and Piedmont: it is just very close to the Gallarate train station and near the Malpensa Airport, well connected to the main means of transport to visit Milan and Lake Maggiore.

Reaching Expo from 54 CAT’s takes just 25 minutes: you can get there directly by train saving on parking fares, and it is easier than from Milan’s city centre!

54 CAT’s offers modern apartment comforts in an archaic charmed structure. 54 CAT’s is located inside a typical Lombard Courtyard, architectural heritage of rural culture, in a house built in 1920 and recently renovated.


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The flat is on the first floor, has its own entrance, living room with kitchen, bedroom, bathroom and a balcony with table and views of Mount Rosa. There is one double bed, with two additional sleeping accommodations on the sofa bed in the living room. For free you can request a cot/playpen for small children.

A second room with two additional sleeping accommodations and a second bathroom are available on request

54 CAT’s is smoke free, not allowed any smoking indoors

Pets are not allowed (sorry, not even the beloved cats).

Bed & Breakfast Formula

The B & B formula provides

  • a daily continental breakfast, with hot drinks (milk, tea, coffee), fruit juice, croissants, cookies, melba toasts, butter, jam and nutella. You can prepare it by yourselves, or customize it.

The daily rate is

  • 85 € for the first two people
  • 25 € per person over the first two
  • 60 € for the additional room with bathroom
  • Free for children up to 4 years


Kitchen Use

A fully equipped kitchen is available. Cleaning the stove and the sink is always mandatory after each use.

Tourist Home Formula

The Tourist Home formula is adopted preferably to over 3-day stays and includes a weekly change of sheets and towels.

The daily rate is

• 70 € for the first two people

• 20 € per person over the first two

• 60 € for the additional room with bathroom

• Free for children up to 4 years



Cleaning the stove and the sink is always mandatory after each use in the kitchen.

Intermediate cleaning are by guests, but can be requested to be done by 54 CAT’s.

Washing machine use is available on request.

The payment of 50 € is required for the final cleaning, and for each of any intermediate cleaning required.

In case the structure is not returned in original conditions, will be charged the payment of 50€ for final cleaning. The same price will be charged for every eventual intermediate cleaning request.

Survival kit Expo

With Tourist Home formula, 54 CAT’s offers the "survival kit Expo" as welcome gift, which includes a mignon bottle of Prosecco di Valdobbiadene wine, mineral water, and a train return ticket to Fiera Milano Expo.



Services around 54 CAT’s

Within 200 yards by 54 CAT’s there are 4 restaurants (recommended:  Wood and Sciué Sciué - which also makes pizza and take-away food), two take-away pizzerias with home delivery, 2 bars, a convenience store opened every day.

Esselunga supermarket is about half a mile far

The pharmacy is 100 yards far.

Cinema multiplex is 600 yards far.

At the Gallarate station you can access the e-vai car sharing service providing electric cars

Check in - Check out

Your check in time is after 15.00. Your checkout time is no later than 10.00. Different needs must be agreed



It is located in Via Andrea Doria 5 (please ring Bardelli Bossi)


You can reserve the following paid or professional services:

• Shuttle service to Gallarate Railway Station (free) and Malpensa Airport

• Baby sitting

• DVD renting

• Laundry

• Personal shopper

• Guided tour of the men's fashion boutiques of Lake Maggiore

• Guided tours of Milan and on the territory with art critic

• Personal trainer

• Guided bike excursions

• Translators / Interpreters

• Photographic services (in collaboration with RRPhotography)

• ...

... for everything else: just knock at the balcony window or call and ask us






©54 CAT – via Cattaneo 54, via Doria 5 (reception) – 21013 Gallarate (VA)

Tel.: +39 335 6757085 - +39 338 4301999 -- - P.I. 03308800121

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