This grand 19th century estate has been lovingly restored to its former glory while preserving its architectural heritage. Situated in the centre of a small town in the province of Matera, an area that is famous for its ancient cave dwellings, dramatic landscapes, pristine coastline and historic homes. This incredible palazzo boasts a heated pool, manicured gardens, a courtyard, nine luxurious en suite bedrooms and more.
With its expansive grounds and gardens, guests get the best of both worlds – a luxurious private retreat with the convenience of restaurants and shops just steps away. From the town’s main square, a blue wooden door opens up to the private courtyard of this Palazzo featuring lush Mediterranean gardens and a baroque fountain.
The interiors are a beautiful blend of traditional and modern Italian architecture. The hand painted frescoes, marble floors, stone walls and vaulted ceilings pay homage to the palazzo’s past. The estate features a refined eclectic style and décor that draws inspiration from around the world.
The property offers nine luxurious en suite bedrooms, most of which have access to the main courtyard, a private terrace or balcony. The bedrooms are decorated in an elegant style featuring hand-painted frescos, vaulted ceilings, contemporary fabrics and bespoke furnishings from local Italian artisans. The interiors also include a spacious living room with a home cinema projector screen, a professionally fitted kitchen with pizza oven, a bar for private usage and another bar open to the public street.
The pool is a wonderful private oasis, perfect for lounging with a cool drink in hand or enjoying an afternoon swim under the hot Italian sun. In addition to the heated swimming pool, guests have access to eight bicycles to explore the town and its surroundings.
Guests can enjoy a private cooking class in the professionally fitted kitchen or enjoy quiet afternoons in the gardens. The open air courtyard with bougainvillea is the ideal spot to sip a glass of wine or enjoy a meal al fresco.
Whether you want to relax in the beauty of this inviting palazzo or use it as a base to explore the many beaches and towns nearby, you and your friends and family are certain to create lasting memories here.