Il Melograno

Part of ‘Small Luxury Hotels of the World’ you can be assured of the finest service within an intimate atmosphere.


The hotel’s 41 rooms are mostly located around the main courtyard of the property and are furnished in an elegant fashion, whilst retaining original features such as local stone floors. Size varies according to category, but all rooms boast safe, hairdryer, shower, bathrobes and slippers, air-conditioning, mini-bar, satellite TV, tea/coffee making facilities and complimentary Wi-fi throughout. Some Deluxe, Junior Suites and Suites have a bath as well as a shower.


Step back in time as you enter Il Melograno’s historic courtyard. Adorned with pretty flowers, ancient olive trees and the odd pomegranate tree (‘Melograno’ in Italian) you can feel yourself unwind as you reach the welcoming reception area. From here there are a number of cool and characterful sitting/lounge areas, bar and intimate corners for dining. A sumptuous buffet breakfast is served alfresco on the covered terrace adjoining the delightful outdoor swimming pool with its inviting terraces, sun beds and umbrellas. Beyond the pool area lie attractive gardens with a tennis court (free), plus a spacious wellness centre with indoor heated pool and offering a variety of beauty treatments and massages.

Should you wish to tear yourself away from this relaxing oasis, the attractive coastal town of Monopoli is just a short ride away with its beautiful architecture, churches and characterful alleyways teeming with fabulous little eateries and cafés. Enjoy a day swimming and relaxing at Il Melograno’s beach club ‘Le Tamerici’ (charged -hotel provides free shuttle service) or even treat yourself to a boat trip and discover the fabulous caves and scenery around the headland of pretty Polignano. Should you wish to explore the surrounding area, a hire car is highly recommended.

We will get you here from Brindisi airport by private transfer in about 45 minutes.