Il Melograno has all the charms of a countryside masseria with easy access to Puglia’s turquoise sea. Tamerici is our private beach club, a complimentary shuttle takes guests the ten minute drive to the sandy shore for lounging, barbecues and late afternoon cocktails.
We also invite guests to our exclusive sister hotel La Peschiera where you can dine on a sophisticated sea food menu with the Adriatic lapping the terrace decking. The marina at our hotel Cala Ponte can arrange fishing trips or take a boat around the coast for a fresh view of Polignano’s cliffs, craggy with grottos.
Share Puglia’s greatest pleasure preparing traditional dishes with local produce or perfecting a focaccia pugliese, and discover the one indispensable ingredient to our cuisine.
Our sommelier and Official Taster for Italy will engage experts and beginners with the geography and history of Apulian wines, sampling local Fiano, Negroamaro or Primitivo.
Take time to relax with your creative spirit and capture the beauty of the Apulian landscape in a sketch or painting class.
Puglia has a tradition of dance and music, from the pizzica to introducing the global song hit Volare, join us to learn some joyful skills.
Explore the elixir of Puglia with our passionate sommelier, including Il Melograno’s own Extra Virgin Olive Oil, discover how to taste and discuss suitable food pairings.
Il Melograno is surrounded by historic towns, Alberobello’s iconic trulli with their conical roofs, the charming fishing village of Monopoli and clifftop Polignano a Mare.
Tour the Itrian valley in Italian style with the breeze in your hair on a Vespa or by vintage car, or see it from the air taking off from our private helipad.