Via Carlo Mazzei, 4 85046 Maratea − Italy
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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.
On the Basilicata coast in Maratea lies a carefully restored eighteenth-century convent 'La Locanda delle Donne Monache' Hotel, 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' Hotel is the ideal accommodation in Maratea for guests to explore the character and local treasures of the Lucania region.
An ancient monastery established in 1735
Ideal Luxury Hotel in Basilicata, an ancient monastery established in 1735. The rooms and suites welcome guests with a discreet, pared-down aesthetic, utilizing the abundant natural light flowing throughout the property. Service is attentive and assuring.
The hotel offers 27 rooms and suites that are of four types: Classic, Superior, DeLuxe, Suite and are decorated in a simple and elegant way: special furnishings, white walls, wrought iron headboards and beautiful shades are combined with original ornaments that decorate these environments. All the rooms express elegance, comfort in an intimate and welcoming atmosphere, retaining the charm and warmth of the ancient Monastery.
The rooms are equipped with bath or shower, terrace or window, fine linen, direct telephone line, TV, air conditioning and 24 hour room service.
Start your day with a rich breakfast buffet offering organic and local products, upon request gluten-free and lactose-free foods. All products are carefully selected to offer our guests a complete and healthy breakfast. Children will enjoy special products specifically chosen for them.
The Bar L’Alambicco serves light snacks and cocktails that can be enjoyed in the beautiful garden or by the turquoise water of the outdoor pool with a stunning view over Maratea’s Christ and its historical centre.
The suites are doubtless the symbol of the Hotel: very spacious, with separated spaces, equipped with a canopy bed, oversized bathrooms and a stunning view over the historical centre of Maratea.
Each Suite is unique and peculiar in its style: "La Vicaria" has a groovy rock-embedded bathroom; "La Badessa" has a jacuzzi in the bathroom and a spacious terrace, equipped with sunbeds and beach umbrella, with a marvelous view on the historical centre of Maratea; “Le Novizie” is a 2 bi-level suite and it’s ideal for families; “La Superiora” has a private living room and "Le Converse" has a large bathroom with separeted bathtub and shower, and has a private garden equipped with sunbeds and beach umbrella.
The Suites are from 38 to 44 square meters.
The Suites offer:
The Deluxe Rooms offer a marvelous view over the historical centre of Maratea, they are equipped with a kingsize bed, terrace or window, original ornaments, special and elegant furnishings.
The Deluxe Rooms are from 18 to 30 square meters.
This room offers:
The Superior Rooms are very peculiar: once dedicated to meditation and prayer, overlooking the courtyard, they are equipped with a double bed and show a design that combines the local and Moroccan craft for a very Mediterranean atmosphere.
The Superior Rooms are from 18 to 24 square meters.
This room offers:
The Classic Room, a lovely room with a French bed and a private bathroom with shower, has got a beautiful view over the historical centre of Maratea.
These rooms are approximately 14 square meters.
The Classic room offers:
The Hotel La Locanda delle Donne Monache features a wide open-air pool right in the middle of a peaceful garden overlooking the roofs of Maratea historical centre, and surrounded by the green mountains: a magic place with breathtaking views over the Christ and Saint Biagio Church in Maratea.
Swimming with the light warm breeze and being able to enjoy this amazing view, is an incredible experience.
The Jacuzzi, surrounded by the colours and the scents of our peaceful garden, will contribute to pamper you offering to you a deep sensation of peace and relax.
Our Pool, reserved for exclusive use by hotel guests, has got a solarium: the number of sun loungers and umbrellas has been deliberately kept to a minimum. Beach towels are available, upon request, free of charge.
The Pool is open for guests from 09.00 am to 7.00 pm daily.
Pool Bar "L'Alambicco"
At lunchtime light meals and snacks are served at the pool bar, with a choice of salads, rolls, toasted sandwiches, local cheeses and cold cuts, and fresh fruit.
In every moment of the day fresh drinks, especially the fresh citrus juices from our garden, and in the late afternoon, as the sun begins to fall, aperitifs are served, poolside.
Another occasion to delight in the relaxing and exclusive hospitality of the Luxury Hotel La Locanda delle Donne Monache in Maratea.
La Locanda delle Donne Monache, 4 stars Hotel and Restaurant in the centre of Maratea, is the perfect place that offers the ideal venue for intimate weddings in Italy, amid the mountains and hills of southern Italy.
Conde' Nast Traveler Magazine asks "What's heaven?" and the answer is: Maratea is heaven because "It's The Amalfi without The Crowds and without the notorious 3 plus hour traffic jams getting to the Amalfi".
Infact, the Coast of Maratea is still a secret pearl, with unique and awesome collage of blue seas, high coastal mountains, 3000 years of Greek and Roman history, and, of course, genuine Italian regional cuisine and wines. It is perfect for any type of wedding in Italy - civil, religious, outdoor.
La Locanda delle Donne Monache in Maratea, with its 300 years old privacy, will enable you to realise your ideal celebration: with its position in front of charming Church Santa Maria Maggiore and few minutes from the other Churces of Maratea, offering large indoor and outdoor spaces, is ideal for your wedding.
Along the coast of Maratea, rich of creeks and bays, you can find the charming resort “Il Mirto”, located in Castrocucco, burned by the sun and, at the same time, protected by a scented and coloured vegetation.
The beach is about 10 km far from the hotel (about 15 minutes of driving), and there you can enjoy landscapes of historical and natural interest.
La Locanda delle Donne Monache offers, on request, a free bus service to the beach, two sunbeds and one beach umbrella complimentary.
Here, the scents of the sea blend with the unique perfumes of the luxuriant vegetation: lentisk, myrtle, broom, rosemary, oleanders, etc: everything contributes to create a quite extraordinary and rare location. Secular trees give shade and coolness during the hottest hours of the day.
Il Mirto is located just near the rocky island called “u Tuppu”.
Let's enter the sea by some easy steps to enjoy the turquoise water: a play of colours and an alternation of incredible depth and transparency.
You can choose to relax on the quiet terraces of the solarium, or if you love the adventure, with flippers and mask, you can start to explore the depths, and the clearness and the quality of the water reserve pleasant surprises...
After a long swim you can enjoy the very nice light lunch served by the bar, and don’t forget to try the famous “Lucan fresa” (that is local bread full of fresh products to choose).
The beach has got its own large parking.
Let’s enjoy the breeze, the colours, the clear water and the vegetation of this peaceful location, Il Mirto in Castrocucco, Maratea!
The large terrace of our Hotel, with views of the pool and the historical centre, provides a stunningly panoramic breakfast, surrounded by the colours and the smells of hydrangeas, oleanders, roses, jasmines and bougainvillea.
Our buffet breakfast is comprised of fresh and natural ingredients, and includes fresh fruits and homemade cakes, such as tarts and pies.
We also serve an ample selection of cereals, cold cuts, cheeses, yoghurts, jams and croissants.
You can find bio products and a large selection of bread.
Eggs are prepared to order, on request, and at no additional cost.
Gluten-free and lactose-free products, upon request. Children will enjoy special products specifically chosen for them.
The staff will be happy to assist you in making an unforgettable awakening, fulfilling your wishes.
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