Relais Histò, Taranto
|Via Santandrea, 74100, Taranto, Taranto, Apulia, ITALY.|
Description: Relais HistòRelais Histó is a 5-star luxury boutique hotel. Interiors happily marry the old structure with rooms embellished by a captivating minimalist style, making Relais Histó an Apulian luxury relais, rich in modern amenities that include a swimming pool, restaurant, meeting rooms and wellness center spa. Relais Histó features accommodations in an upscale manor house (masseria).
Romantically suspended between the waters of Mar Piccolo and the gentle hills of olive groves that define Apulia, Relais Histó is the ideal starting point to visit the trulli houses of Alberobello, the wonderful Ostuni and the Sassi di Matera. Convenient to the most beautiful beaches of Salento along the coastal road that leads to the charming Gallipoli, enjoy free access to the nearby shore of "Canneto Beach". A few kilometers away, the city center of Taranto features a gorgeous Aragonese castle, the remote Cathedral of San Cataldo and the halls of the prestigious National Archeological Museum, which, together with the museum in Naples, is the most important museum in Southern Italy.
Relais Histó is also great for business travelers with easy access to the nearby industrial park, the offices of Boeing, Ilva, Eni, and Vestas and to the Container Terminal.
Type of rooms: Relais HistòFurnished in minimal style, rooms feature balconies with views of the sea of Taranto or of the internal courtyard, all the top modern comforts and a scrupulous attention to detail. All rooms are for a maximum of 3 people, wheelchair accessible, non smoking, with view or terrace, direct telephone line, Internet in room, satellite LCD TV, sky television, mini-bar, tea/coffee pot, safety deposit box, personalized climate control, welcome gift, courtesy kit, bathrobes, and hairdryer.
Deluxe: Gorgeous and welcoming queen-size rooms (or doubles) with minimal furniture. Fully equipped, they offer a relaxing and pleasant stay in the manor house. Bathrooms with marble and tub (or shower).
Executive: Rooms with queen-size beds (or two separate beds), some include balconies. Elegant designer furnishings and luxurious finishes. Bathroom with marble with shower. For a maximum of 3 people.
Suite Loft: Beautiful suite with queen-size bedroom, with loft, living area with sofa bed and equipped with all modern amenities. The ideal choice for an unforgettable vacation overlooking the Antica Sorgente Cloister. Two bathrooms, shower and tub. For a maximum of 3 people.
Suite Terrace: Exclusive suite with terrace and extraordinary view of land and sea. Includes queen-size bedroom and a beautiful living area with sofa bed. Finely furnished and equipped with every comfort. Two bathrooms, one with shower and the other with tub. For a maximum of 3 people.
Additional information: Relais Histò
Dining: Traditional Mediterranean cuisine and Apulian specialties are celebrated on the tables of the upscale restaurant. The old olive press hosts up to 200 guests, happy to savor the food entrees professionally prepared by talented chefs and taste selected wines from the best labels.
Meetings & Special Events: Relais Histó in Taranto features 4 meeting rooms, fully equipped and with capacities that range from 10 to the 250 seats. The exceptionally unique and extraordinarily evocative setting is perfect for meetings, conventions, weddings, banquets and private receptions. Also ideal for business meetings conveniently located to the industrial area and to the sites of Boeing, Ilva, Alenia and Eni. Monitor, film projector, microphone, flip chart and other services available for a fee.
Wellness: Spa with a 1500-square meter wellness area. Enjoy the old Roman baths and the Impluvium - the saltwater lagoon, the steam baths, the Culti Dry Sea and numerous available personalized beauty treatments as well as the dry heat of the Fire Grotto, a large outdoor high-humidity saltwater swimming pool kept at 38 degrees Celsius.
Services and facilities include: wheelchair accessible, 24 hour front desk, breakfast (7:30-10:30 am), internet, wi-fi, free ADSL, fax service, newspapers, airport/train station shuttle (for a fee), tour reservations, guided tour bookings, baggage porters, luggage storage, ironing service, laundry service, elevator, enclosed parking lot, wellness center, gym, bicycles, private beach, beach shuttle, front desk, lobby, TV room, lawn, restaurant, bar, snack bar, breakfast room, meeting rooms, lounge zone, swimming pool, and spa.
Nearby Activities: Southern Salento, Lecce and the evocative city of Otranto are all destinations that can be reached easily by driving for just a few hours, together with the historical settlements of Martina Franca and Grottaglie, known for its surprising Ceramics District. Enjoy the extraordinary land, charming and full of art pieces, the watchtowers along the coastline, the old manor houses, the uncontaminated beaches and the halls of the numerous museums, noble palaces and gorgeous cathedrals. Don't miss Castel del Monte, the unique architecture and baroque triumph sculpted out of Lecce stone.
Number of rooms: 46
Official category: 5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1392.
Period of closure: open all year.Smoking policy: no smoking.
Restaurant closed: open all year.
GPS Coordinates: 40° 30' 25.77'' N 17° 18' 59.87'' E