Masseria Torre Maizza is one of the most luxurious options on this laid back stretch of rural Puglian coast. Its range of facilities and award winning beach club make it perfect for long summer breaks.
Centred around a white medieval tower and Moorish style arches, the 40 rooms and suites (housed in traditional buildings) provide a contemporary chic feel with modern comforts and amenities
It’s just a short hop over to the hotel’s private stretch of beach complete with sun loungers, beach bar and restaurant, or enjoy a boat-trip along the stunning Adriatic coast
Kick back with your holiday read beside the vine-shaded, Roman inspired swimming pool, book sumptuous massage, peddle out to one of the quaint neighbouring villages or play a round at the hotel’s very own nine-hole golf course
Sip an Aperol Spritz and feast on delicious Italian classics (the seafood is especially good) out on the terrace whilst enjoying views over the Pugliese countryside
Masseria Torre Maizza reopened its doors in May 2019 under the Rocco Forte brand. Built more than 500 years ago the Masseria Torre Maizza is the perfect example of contemporary sophistication and historical charm. Its 40 light and luxurious rooms and suites are designed by Olga Polizzi and offer a wonderfully romantic retreat. The masseria is set amongst orchards and olive groves, with a rooftop bar and wonderful restaurant that overlooks the swimming pool.
As a guest of Masseria Torre Maizza, you have access to the full range of services and facilities which include the 9 hole golf course, a private beach club and fabulous spa.
When to visit
An ideal getaway for golf lovers as they have their own 9 hole course on site with sweeping views out to sea - perfect!
Masseria Torre Maizza is near the village of Savelletri, about 1km from the coast, 3km from the town of Fasano, and 50 km from both Brindisi and Bari, the nearest airports.
Alberobello and the trulli houses
Visit the fascinating town of Alberobello, a UNESCO World Heritage Site home to over 1400 trulli houses, which are traditional to the region and many date back hundreds of years.
Cooking class in Puglia
Learn how to create traditional Puglian dishes in a private cooking class at a local farmhouse. Join an expert chef in the kitchen and discover the flavours of the region before enjoying your creations for lunch.
Explore the Sassi di Matera
Discover the breathtaking town of Matera in Basilicata, where ancient cave houses, known as the sassi, have been carved into the cliffs. Explore the town and learn about its unique history with your private guide.
Gastronomic tour of Lecce
Uncover the gastronomic side of Lecce on a walking tour of the city with your private guide. As you admire the beautiful architecture, enjoy tasting some of the delicious specialities that are typical of the region.
Private boat trip in Salento
Explore the Salento coastline from the water on board a private boat. Enjoy the views of coastal villages, explore fascinating caves and swim in the sparkling blue waters.
Private walking tour of Lecce
Discover the beautiful town of Lecce, renowned for its impressive Baroque architecture and dubbed the "Florence of the South". Explore Lecce with your private guide and visit some of the city's main sights.
Puglia by vintage car
Discover Puglia's landscapes from the front seat of a vintage Alfa Romeo Spider, exploring the charming villages of the Valle d'Itria with your private guide.
Visit a mozzarella farm
Get your taste buds tingling as you visit this traditional family run farmhouse in the beautiful Apulian countryside, producing the most delicious organic mozzarella
Walking tour of Polignano a Mare and Monopoli
Explore two of Puglia's most charming towns, Polignano a Mare and Monopoli, with your private guide. Discover the picturesque architecture and spectacular sea views as you visit these beautiful coastal towns.