Palazzo Margherita, Bernalda
|Corso Umberto I, 64, 75012, Bernalda, Matera, Basilicata, ITALY.|
Description: Palazzo MargheritaFrancis Ford Coppola made this historic noble building into a small, luxurious Italian boutique hotel to introduce visitors to this stunning and still undiscovered region. With free Wi-Fi Internet through out, this secret hideaway with its comfortable bedrooms and discreet service is perfect for a romantic getaway destination or as a starting point to discover all the area has to offer.
Set near the coast in southern Italy, relax in the outdoor swimming pool, enjoy the formal garden and historic architecture and try the several dining possibilities right on site. The area is rich with history, and agriculture. Explore the poignant primordial cave dwellings. Delight in the lavish fruits and vegetables, as well as the Aglianico grape and its wine.
Type of rooms: Palazzo MargheritaThe room rate includes breakfast, all taxes including VAT, in-room bar, Wi-Fi, in-house bikes, cooking lesson, and daily shuttle service to the partner beach club (10:30am - 4:00pm).
Beds: Most rooms have king-size beds but Garden Suite One, Garden Room Two, and Garden Room Three, have queen-size beds. No twin rooms, but they can add a rollaway bed. Any additional people are charged per night for extra bed (1 per room). Any type of extra bed or crib is only upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Suite with Garden View: 1 queen bed. Room Size 51 m².
King Suite with Balcony: 1 king bed. Room Size 55 m².
Standard Queen Room: 1 full bed. Room Size 30 m².
Suite with Terrace: 1 king bed. Room Size 43 m².
Large King Suite with Balcony: 1 queen bed. Room Size 70 m².
Deluxe Queen Room: 1 queen bed. Room Size 34 m².
Additional information: Palazzo Margherita
Wheelchairs: The Garden Suite One and Garden Room Two are wheelchair accessible rooms.
Stairs: rooms facing the garden are without stairs. There are no stairs to the Eat-in Kitchen or Cinecittà Bar, but there is a flight of stairs to the Salon and Family bar.
Families: They do not have adjacent rooms with connecting doors, but rooms with connecting terraces. Alternatively, book up to three close suites which are separated from the main building. At the hotel and restaurant, they have high chairs available.
Swimming Pool: 10x5 metres with bathrooms, showers, cabins for changing, and full bar and food service.
Dining: There are several venues on site. From 7:30 am until 11:00 am, the breakfast buffet is either in the Eat-in Kitchen or in the Family Bar. You can order other breakfast items at the upstairs Family Bar, The Cinecittà Bar, in your room, by the pool, in the garden, or in the courtyard. The kitchen staff is on duty until 11:00 pm, but the kitchen is always open.
Brindisi Airport is 128 km away; about a 90 minute drive.
Bari Airport is 135 km away; also about a 90 minute drive.
Karol Wojtyla Airport is about a 1.5 hr drive, 100km.
The Metaponto Train Station is 11km away from the hotel, about a 10 minute drive. The railway station links to major Southern Italian cities. They can arrange transfers to and from your arrival airport or railway station for an additional fee.
Getting around: There are no taxis in Bernalda, however they can organize a private shuttle service upon request or have a rental car delivered directly to Palazzo Margherita.
Parking: They have an off-site garage. Just pull into the driveway and the valet service will park for you.
Pets are not allowed.
Number of rooms: 9
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1800s/2004.Smoking policy: No smoking. Smoking only at a table at The Cinecittà Bar.
GPS Coordinates: 40° 24' 26.96'' N 16° 41' 14.06'' E
Nearest airport: Brindisi Airport - 90 minute drive