Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Hotel Palazzo Papaleo

Offering a rooftop terrace with hot tub, Hotel Palazzo Papaleo is next to Otranto Cathedral, a few steps from the sea. This historic building now has a contemporary design with marble, mosaic and chrome.

Rooms are bright and spacious and have an elegant design with wood floors. They are all air conditioned and include a flat-screen TV with satellite and pay-per-view channels. Each one has a modern bathroom with toiletries and a hairdryer.

Palazzo Papaleo serves a buffet breakfast each morning, which can be enjoyed on the terrace during summer. Drinks are available from the stylish bar and guests can treat themselves to a massage or Turkish bath.

This small 5-star hotel is actually family-run. Staff share local knowledge and provide lots of useful tourist information.

This is our guests' favorite part of Otranto, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Palazzo Papaleo has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 8, 2007

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Otranto, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.9

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended!

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Italian, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Buffet


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
1 king bed
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Closest beaches
  • Spiaggia degli Scaloni

    8.2 Very good beach
    1,250 feet from property
  • Castellana Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    3,200 feet from property
Property questions and answers
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  • Good evening, I wanted to ask if there are nice Beaches at walking distance to the hotel. Thank you
    Dear Sir, we are located in the heart of the old city town, at one meter far from the famous Cathedral and at 80 meters far from the marvellous bay of..
    Answered on 4 October 2020
  • Is breakfast available on the terrace in October? I see this only happens in ‘summer’. Thanks, Matt
    Dear Sir, we usually serve breakfast on the roof garden also in October but it depends from the weather condition. Otherwise we serve it in our noble..
    Answered on 27 September 2020
  • how many twin rooms do you have?
    Hello, we have 4 twin rooms
    Answered on 19 July 2021
  • Do you have connecting rooms? Do you allow small pets (barboncini)
    Dear Sirs, thank you very much for your kind request. We like to inform you that we don't have connecting rooms but we can assign adjacent rooms. Rega..
    Answered on 13 September 2021
  • Does the hotel have an elevator?
    Dear Sir/Madame, the hotel is an old palace in the heart of the old city town. There is a lift from the ground floor to the 1st floor. The Roof Garden..
    Answered on 24 January 2023
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Restaurant

    Food: Italian

    Open for: Breakfast, Dinner

Amenities of Hotel Palazzo Papaleo
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Cleaning products
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Cooking class Off-site Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Horseback riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site Additional charge
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • Pay-per-view channels
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs € 20 per day.
  • Street parking
  • Valet parking
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Spa
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Hairstyling
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Hair treatments
  • Makeup services
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Open-air bath
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
  • Solarium
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Hotel Palazzo Papaleo takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Check-out

7:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

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 of all ages 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

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
€ 20 per child, per night

Prices for cribs aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Please note that the Turkish bath and massages are available at an additional cost. The rooftop hot tub is only available during summer.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform Hotel Palazzo Papaleo 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.

If you require an invoice when booking a prepaid rate, write this and your company details in the Special Requests box.

In the event of an early departure, the property will charge you the full amount for your stay.

This property is located in a pedestrian-only zone.

When booking half board, note that drinks are not included.

Spa/wellness center is closed from Wed, Jul 08, 2020 until Mon, Nov 30, 2020

FAQs about Hotel Palazzo Papaleo

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

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

  • Room options at Hotel Palazzo Papaleo include:

    • Double
    • Suite

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Hotel Palazzo Papaleo on this page.

  • The nearest beach is 1,300 feet from Hotel Palazzo Papaleo.

  • Hotel Palazzo Papaleo offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Solarium
    • Bike tours
    • Horseback riding
    • Walking tours
    • Beauty services
    • Cooking class
    • Facial treatments
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Waxing services
    • Open-air bath
    • Makeup services
    • Hair treatments
    • Manicure
    • Pedicure
    • Hairstyling
    • Body treatments
    • Body scrub
    • Body wrap
    • Spa facilities
    • Steam room
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Spa/Wellness packages

  • Hotel Palazzo Papaleo has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Guests staying at Hotel Palazzo Papaleo can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Italian
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet

  • Hotel Palazzo Papaleo is 150 feet from the center of Otranto.