On the Basilicata coast in Maratea lies a carefully restored eighteenth-century convent 'La Locanda delle Donne Monache', an immaculate building keeping intact the style and materials of the historic structure.
Originally occupied by the Visitandine nuns, set in the heart of Maratea's ancient centre and framed by the roofs of the old medieval village, 'La Locanda delle Donne Monache' is the ideal accommodation in Maratea for guests to explore the character and local treasures of the Lucania region.
With it’s 27 rooms and suites La Locanda offers many gastronomic and cultural delights. And La Locanda offers to its guests a free shuttle service to the nearby beach where loungers and beach umbrella are complimentary.
The Restaurant, Il Sacello, with raw stones walls, overlooking the garden and swimming pool, offers gourmet cuisine drawn from a mix of fish based dishes and traditional regional flavours of Lucania, dine assured on some of the finest cuisine in the Basilicata coast in Maratea.
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The 27 rooms and suites of the hotel are housed in the 18th-century building that was once a monastery, and are decorated simplistically but elegantly, white walls and slim wrought iron bed-frames and lampshades are complimented by splashes of color from the fresh flowers and unusual ornaments to be found here.
The room rates include tax, service charges, buffet continental breakfast, private parking, private gardens, a large outdoor swimming pool, solarium, beach towels, internet WI-FI connection, fitness room, daily newspapers, library, DVD library, table games, a free shuttle service to the private beach where sunbeds and beach umbrellas are complimentary for our guests.
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Located in Maratea, Southern Italy, La Locanda delle Donne Monache is 30km from the coast of Policastro and set in the heart of Maratea's historical centre. Romantic, charming and unspoilt, this converted 18th-century convent is a hip hideaway for those looking to spend a holiday savoring the ancient flavors and surroundings of the Lucania region.
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Maratea is an architecturally delightful region, defined by narrow streets, alleys and features over 40 churches. Local archaeological finds are exhibited in the Convento dei Cappuccini and the Palazzo de Lieto Museum.
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