Set amid 40 acres of ancient olive groves and lemon trees, along the shimmering Puglian coastline in Southern Italy, Borgo Egnazia is a magnificent luxury hotel where ancient Apulian traditions combine with warm hospitality and modern sophistication. First class facilities include a championship golf course, two beach clubs, three outdoor pools and an exquisite spa.
Created from local stone and quicklime, this enchanting, castle-like hotel is an architectural masterpiece. Reminiscent of a traditional Apulian village, it blends seamlessly into the surrounding landscape. By night Borgo Egnazia is illuminated by candles giving it a wonderfully magical atmosphere.
Designed to ensure the highest standards of luxury and comfort, the hotel will appeal to couples, honeymooners and families seeking an indulgent and exclusive escape.
Borgo Egnazia offers an array of first class gourmet dining experiences. Enjoy Mediterranean fine dining in a magnificent setting at Due Camini; feast on traditional Apulian cuisine by the pool at La Frasca; or sample fresh fish on the beachfront at Pescheria da Vito. The hotel also has a lavish cigar room.
There are 192 beautifully designed rooms, townhouses and villas with private pools and gardens located throughout the property. Stylish and sophisticated, each room features plush furnishings, stunning bathrooms and state-of-the-art amenities. For couples wanting to indulge, the magnificent Suite Egnazia, which comes with a private garden and terrace, fireplace and outdoor plunge pool, is ideal. Interconnecting rooms are also available.
Activities at Borgo Egnazia are plentiful and include tennis, cooking classes and yoga, as well as water sports such as sailing, waterskiing, windsurfing and snorkelling. The hotel is adjacent to world-renowned San Domenico 18-hole golf course and there is a fitness studio.
An array of excursions around the unspoilt region of Puglia is on offer. Worthwhile trips include visiting the Roman town of Egnazia and the UNESCO World Heritage town of Alberobello.
Relax by the pool after a busy morning; soak up the sun on the beach; or enjoy a pampering treatment based on ancient Puglian rituals at Vair Spa, which features a modern Roman Bath.
Borgo Egnazia is the ultimate family holiday destination offering superb facilities for children including a kids’ club run by qualified staff (for children aged eight months to teens), a dedicated restaurant and a family-friendly beach moments away. The townhouses and villas are ideal family accommodation.
Borgo Egnazia is a member of Leading Hotels of the World
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Puglia into a greater Italian or European holiday. Take a look at A Journey Through the Heel of Italy as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
Borgo Egnazia Information
- Location & Getting There
Set along the shimmering Puglian coastline in Southern Italy, the hotel is a 30-minute drive from Brindisi-Salento Airport near Brindisi or a 45-minute drive from Bari Karol Wojtyla Airport in Bari. Both airports connect to a number of Italian cities, as well as London and Paris.
There are 192 beautifully designed rooms, townhouses and villas with private pools and gardens located throughout the property. The main building La Corte hosts luxury hotel rooms such as the Suite Egnazia which consists of a relaxation area, living area, two private terraces with views of the Adriatic Sea and a private patio with private pool. Il Borgo hosts apartments and casettas which are two-storey townhouses with a living area, roof terraces, private patios and balconies. Le Ville hosts villas which are three-storey townhouses such as the Villa Giardino, which comprises a large garden, swimming pool, patio, fully-equipped kitchen and furnished basement for a maximum occupancy of 8 guests.
- Swimming pool
- Tennis courts
- Dining: 5 restaurants, 1 bar
An array of excursions around the unspoilt region of Puglia are on offer. Worthwhile trips include visiting the Roman town of Egnazia and the UNESCO World Heritage town of Alberobello. Guests can also play golf, attend yoga and cooking classes, cycle, wake surf, sail, wind surf, go tubing, fishing, kayaking, stand up paddling, snorkelling and motorboating.
A kids’ club is run by qualified staff for those aged 8 months to teens, with superb facilities and a restaurant dedicated to cooking up dishes for the younger guests.