Central Puglia Holidays

The centre of this large region is characterised by the fertile Murgia plateau which forms a gently rolling landscape dotted with olive groves. Many of our hotels are located in or near the Itria Valley which is famous for the strange trulli houses and picturesque whitewashed villages. This area is also a great destination for those in search of a relaxing beach holiday, as the superb coastlines of both the Adriatic and the Ionian seas with fine sandy beaches are only a short drive away. Make sure you take the time to visit a masseria where you can taste the extra virgin olive oil and locally made wines.

  • from£457pp
  • 49 rooms

Hotel Masseria Chiancone Torricella is a pretty farmhouse dating back to 1600 and is located close to Martina Franca. It's got a lovely outdoor pool and is surrounded by olive groves.

  • from£544pp
  • 149 rooms

The Hotel Del Levante is in a great location making it an ideal base for anyone wanting to explore the central Puglia, including the Castellana Caves and the 'white town' of Ostuni.

  • from£587pp
  • 24 rooms
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We love staying at this hotel - it feels incredibly authentic thanks to the rooms being located in trulli houses. The staff are excellent and the food is out of this world. Everything on your plate will come from nearby the hotel and the owners know all the best suppliers. The outside areas are just as nice. You can expect a lovely, quiet pool to relax by and stunning countryside views. 

  • from£603pp
  • 53 rooms
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This small luxury hotel is a few steps from the sea, with a relaxing saltwater pool and Aqua Spa. It's in a great location on the Adriatic Coast, just a short drive from Central Puglia's beautiful towns and beaches. 

  • from£530pp
  • 25 rooms

Staying in a trullo in Alberobello is definitely one for the bucket list! The town is filled with these conical-roofed buildings, earning it a UNESCO World Heritage status. The trulli are all centrally located and have been modernised to include Wi-Fi and air conditioning. 

  • from£554pp
  • 40 rooms
Hotel Monte Sarago Attico Rooftop Terrace

This hotel is a great option if you want to be within walking distance of Ostuni - one of Puglia's prettiest towns where there's plenty of shops, bars and restaurants to fill your evenings. It's a modern hotel with comfy rooms and a panoramic rooftop bar and restaurant. 

  • from£486pp
  • 48 rooms
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Tenuta Monacelle is a place where you can really immerse yourself in Italian culture. It's an historic property made up of six masseria and traditional trulli. The hotel organises lots of activities like olive oil tasting and cooking lessons. You can even pick your own cherries in the hotel grounds. There's a nice pool for days when you want to relax and when it's time to explore, you'll be just a short drive from Alberobello, Ostuni and the coast.

  • from£512pp
  • 58 rooms

This is a modern hotel with a great location. It's right on the coast, about two kilometres from the lively town of Polignano a Mare - a place known for it's sea views and ice cream. We love the spacious rooms here, each one has a private patio. There's also two great pools and a wellness area.

  • from£525pp
  • 283 rooms
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Stay in a great location for exploring Puglia's stunning Adriatic Coast. The resort's centred by two large pool's surrounded by unique dome-shaped buildings. Enjoy stunning sea views from the comfort of your sun lounger. 

Useful Information
Information about Central Puglia
Resort Code ITPG
Currency EUR
Latitude 41.0067419
Longitude 16.1668624
Travel and Transportation

Car hire available: Yes

Evening resort bus service: No

Local bus services:

Parking available: Yes

Resort Ski bus available: No


See Italy at its most authentic on this self-drive tour through Puglia and Basilicata. See the sun-kissed lands where whitewashed towns cling to clifftops above the sparkling sea. 


Enjoy a this eleven night self-drive tour through Puglia and Basilicata, see the enchanting castles, ancient hilltop towns, villages perched on the clifftops and really immerse yourself in the southern Italian way of life, sampling delicious local foods as you go. 

Good to know

  • Hire a car to make the most of exploring the region
  • Look out for sun bathing spots on the rocks beside the crystal-clear sea
  • Try the sparkling white wine DOC made in Locorotondo
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