Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Hotel Grotta Palazzese

Located in Polignano a Mare, Hotel Grotta Palazzese is set on a cliff overlooking the sea. It offers 5-star accommodations with a bar and a shared lounge. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. There is free private parking and the property features paid airport shuttle service.

A continental breakfast is available each morning at the hotel.

The on-site restaurant is set in a sea-view cave where in summer breakfast can be enjoyed.

Bari is 22 mi from Hotel Grotta Palazzese, while Alberobello is 19 mi from the property. The nearest airport is Bari Karol Wojtyla Airport, 30 mi from the accommodations.

This is our guests' favorite part of Polignano a Mare, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Grotta Palazzese has been welcoming guests since Jul 24, 2019

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Polignano a Mare, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Breakfast Info

Continental, Italian, Gluten-free, American

Free private parking


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Room Type
1 king bed
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • How can I get to the closest beach from the property?
    The closer option is 3 minutes walking from the Hotel. While San Giovanni beach is 10 minutes by private transfer or car.
    Answered on 8 September 2019
  • Is the restaurant open to none guests of the hotel, for an evening meal?
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your message. Yes, it's possbile to book the table at the restaurant directly in our official homepage. Kind Regards, Grotta..
    Answered on 1 June 2023
  • How far from Bari airport
    Dear Guest, Thank you for contacting us. Our Hotel is 50 km from Bari Airport (45 min by car) We stay at your service for any further information Best..
    Answered on 3 June 2022
  • Is there a shuttle available to get to the closest beach nearby? What are the other transportation options?
    the closer beach is on walking distance (less than 5 minutes). Shuttle, ape taxi, risciò or private car is required for San Giovanni beach
    Answered on 8 September 2019
  • Hello Can you please tell us how we can make a reservation for the restaurant only? Grazie Mille
    Dear Guest, You can proceed with the reservation online in the section Book a table. Best regards
    Answered on 26 April 2023
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site
  • Ristorante Grotta Palazzese
    • Ambience
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free
Amenities of Hotel Grotta Palazzese
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7
Most popular amenities
Free parking
Free WiFi
Family rooms
Airport shuttle
Non-smoking rooms
Room service
Private beach area
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Guest bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Private beach area
    Additional charge
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Beach
Media & Technology
  • iPad
  • iPod dock
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Valet parking
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Soundproof
  • Laptop safe
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian

House rules

Hotel Grotta Palazzese takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 12:00 AM


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 12 are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa CartaSi JCB Diners Club American Express Cash Hotel Grotta Palazzese accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Please inform Hotel Grotta Palazzese of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Ristorante Grotta Palazzese: Closed from Mon, Nov 14, 2022 until Sun, Mar 19, 2023

FAQs about Hotel Grotta Palazzese

  • Check-in at Hotel Grotta Palazzese is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Hotel Grotta Palazzese can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Italian
    • Gluten-free
    • American
    • À la carte

  • Hotel Grotta Palazzese is 350 feet from the center of Polignano a Mare.

  • The prices at Hotel Grotta Palazzese may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Hotel Grotta Palazzese has 1 restaurant:

    • Ristorante Grotta Palazzese

  • Room options at Hotel Grotta Palazzese include:

    • Double
    • Suite

  • Hotel Grotta Palazzese offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Beach
    • Private beach area