Dear *|FIRSTNAME|*, Puglia's Talea Collection is your one stop shop for accommodations and destination services in the region.

      The Talea Collection's
Hotels & DMC in Puglia


In the very south of Italy we are proud to represent Puglia's Talea Collection. The collection's 3 hotels – Il Melograno and  La Peschiera in Monopoli and Cala Ponte Hotel in Polignano a Mare – provide both 4 and 5 star options with different ambiences to meet varying budget and client needs. Talea's newly unveiled collection of villas, in addition to their extensive DMC services, make them your 'one stop shop' for planning travel throughout Puglia. Learn more about these products and services below.

Monopoli, Puglia

IL MELOGRANO was the first Masseria (meaning fortified country house) to open its doors to guests and has built a wonderful reputation as one of Puglia’s finest resorts.  Located just outside the town of Monopoli with easy access to the region’s many attractions and private beach club, Il Melograno blends the authentic culinary delights and cultural experiences of the Apulian countryside and the crystal-clear waters of the Adriatic.

» 17th Century Apulian Country Estate
» Equidistant from Bari and Brindisi airports just 45 minutes away
» Mùmmulo Restaurant serves authentic regional cuisine
» Helipad available for private access
» Apulian Cooking School on premises
   KEY SELLING POINTS              
» Petramare Spa with heated indoor and outdoor pools and a range of wellness treatments, tennis and paddleboard courts
» Use of Tamerici Beach Club just minutes away with beautiful sandy beach, bar and restaurant

Monopoli, Puglia

LA PESCHIERA is a wonderfully intimate private ocean-front retreat in Puglia for couples seeking to indulge themselves. Just 10 minutes from Monopoli and facing the clear waters of the Adriatic, the resort also provides a sophisticated Apulian culinary experience in one of Italy’s most romantic settings. Highlights of La Peschiera include:

» 13 exclusive guestrooms just 10 minutes from Monopoli
» Equidistant from Bari and Brindisi airports just 45 minutes away
» Choose from either pool view or sea view rooms
» Private Beach Club and 6 pools to choose from
» Located directly on the crystal blue waters of the Adriatic
  KEY SELLING POINTS               
» Enjoy spa services of Petramare Spa located at sister hotel Il Melograno just 10 minutes away
» Breathtaking sea views and sophisticated Apulian cuisine at the seafront Saleblu Restaurant

Polignano a Mare, Puglia

The 4-star CALA PONTE HOTEL is located directly on the sea with its very own Marina, a short walk from the historic town of Polignano a Mare and its famous cliffs overlooking the Adriatic. Within easy access to Puglia’s historic sights, the resort offers great value and is a perfect retreat after a day’s sightseeing with its own pools, tennis court and spa.

» 58 rooms, two large pools, a tennis court & private soccer pitch
» Equidistant from Bari and Brindisi airports just 30 miles away
» Poolside bar & restaurant serves lunch & light snacks
» Overlooking the Cala Ponte Marina where guests can charter boats
» Spa and wellness center for relaxation and therapy treatments
  KEY SELLING POINTS               
» Guests can use the Tamerici Beach Club and take cooking lessons at nearby sister hotel Il Melograno
» Visitors can take a unique ‘Apecalessino Tour’ of local villages, Puglia’s equivalent of Thailand’s ‘Tut Tut’ taxis


In addition to their various hotels and villas, Talea also offers an extensive range of different experiences and services through their very own DMC. This gives them the ability to coordinate your clients' full itinerary, making sure their travels throughout Puglia are seamless. Talea's experience offerings (see examples below) focus on the following categories: culture, sea & boat, luxury, land activities and culinary.


For all inquiries related to the Talea Collection, contact:

Serena Pignataro
Director of Sales and Marketing

+39 080 6909030  |

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Lynne Partridge
Vice President
Marcelo Vazquez
President & CEO
Ashley Smith
Director of Sales
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