Palazzo Papaleo Hotel is a historic residence in Otranto city centre, one of the most beautiful town of Puglia, next to the cathedral and in front of the sea.

Turned into a luxury 5 star hotel, it boasts marvellous frescoed rooms with antiques; a splendid roof garden with Jacuzzi, solarium and reading area; several panoramic terraces on three different floors and a relaxing wellness centre with Turkish bath, massage area and specific treatments.

The buffet breakfast is served in the hall on the first floor, in the rooms or on the roof garden; the bars are located on the building´s main floor and on the terrace on the last floor.

Papaleo Restaurant is for hotel guests only with a maximum of 20 seats; it is located on a terrace facing the cathedral and the bay and it is open from April to October.

The staff at Palazzo Papaleo will also be glad to suggest the best restaurants in Otranto and surrounding areas as well as nearby beaches where you may practice water sports.

A stay at Palazzo Papaleo Hotel will guarantee you impeccable service, unique interiors and fantastic views of the breathtaking bay and the ancient town.


Palazzo Papaleo Hotel has 9 bright and fascinating rooms, which guests can reach by elevator or through elegant stairs and corridors.

All rooms boast wooden floors, prestigious fabrics and modern furnishings that combine with the ebony wood furniture made ​​by craftsmen of Maglie in the late 1800s. Each room is unique for its walls colour and wonderful vaults and it provides the following services: air conditioning, access by magnetic card, Internet connection, satellite plasma TV, SKY pay per view TV, radio, minibar, safe, direct dial telephone, hairdryer, private bathroom with complimentary toiletries and mosaic decorations.

The rooms are divided into Classic Double, Prestige Double and Papaleo Suite.

Classic Double: 14 sqm bedroom and 5 sqm bathroom.

Prestige Double: 16 sqm bedroom and 5 sqm bathroom. It includes parking, Italian sparkling wine on arrival, minibar at your disposal throughout your stay, bathrobes and slippers, access to the Turkish bath.

Papaleo Suite: 35 sqm bedroom and 6 sqm bathroom. Original bedroom of the Papaleo noble family with frescoed ceiling, antique pieces and bathroom with Jacuzzi shower. It includes parking, Italian sparkling wine on arrival, minibar at your disposal throughout your stay, bathrobes and slippers, access to the Turkish bath.

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Cancellation Policy
48 hours: seasons A (02/01 - 23/03, 07/10 - 29/12) and
B (24/03 - 07/04, 09/04 - 19/05, 18/09 - 07/10);
7 days: season C (19/05-23/06)
14 days: seasons D (23/06 - 28/07, 26/08 - 18/09) and E (01/01 - 02/01, 07/04 - 09/04, 28/07 - 26/08, 29/12 - 01/01)

Reservations for 1 to 3 nights: 1 night charge
Bookings of 4 nights: 50% of the stay
No show and early departures: 100% of the stay

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