If you really want to relax this is the place to stay but you'll need to be traveling with a car to enjoy it. Driving in Potenza can be confusing and parking is hard to find so have a really good map or GPS and use the escalator system for which you should find out the hours of operation.
Pros: The bed.
With a countryside setting in Basilicata and free Wi-Fi, Taverna Centomani is 10 minutes' drive from Potenza centre. A working biological farm, this property has private land with cows and sheep. The Centomani Taverna has been completely renovated. Its rooms have a modern design with parquet floors and views of the garden. Each one includes a private bathroom with a hairdryer and free toiletries. Fresh milk from the property's own cows is served as part of the sweet and savoury buffet in the dining room including local products. You have a choice of restaurants in the area for lunch and dinner. There are plenty of hiking trails in the area, as well as a horse riding stable and the Sellata ski area. Free parking is provided.
Only 1,477 feet from Brienza's Caracciolo Castle, La Giara B&B offers country-style rooms with free Wi-Fi and a balcony. Guests enjoy a homemade Italian breakfast, with savoury options upon request. A wrought-iron bed and tiled floors come as standard in all Giara's rooms, as well as a minibar and cooling fan. Each has a private or shared bathroom. A communal kitchen is available for free use. La Giara Bed&Breakfast is about 30 minutes' drive from Potenza, Certosa di Padula and the Angelo Waterfalls. The Sellata-Volturino-Viggiano ski area is 17.4 miles away, and guided hiking tours can be organised in summer.
With panoramic views of the Lucanian Dolomites, Al Balcone delle Dolomiti is located in the unique town of Castelmezzano. The B&B offers free Wi-Fi and features a shared terrace and lounge. Including a balcony with mountain views, the rooms come with tiled floors and warm colours. They are each equipped with a TV and safe, and the private bathroom has free toiletries. The daily breakfast includes organic bread and jam products. Guests can also use a shared kitchen. The famous Angel Flight, a zip line that goes between Pietrapertosa and Castelmezzano, is less than a 5-minute walk away. Potenza is 21.7 miles from the property.
La Primula offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours). After having fun at the seasonal outdoor pool, you can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant. A 24-hour fitness center and a garden are other highlights, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer up nice touches like private pools and premium bedding.
Bed & Breakfast La dodicesima Notte is located in a peaceful area in Viggiano centre. It offers classic-style rooms with mountain views. WiFi is free throughout. All the rooms come with a flat-screen TV and a balcony. The private bathroom is complete with a hairdryer and a shower. You will enjoy a typical Italian breakfast daily. It includes hot drinks, orange juice and croissants. The bus stop, with service to Villa d’Agri, is 165 feet from the property. The archeological site, Scavi di Grumentum, is a 15-minute drive away.
Surrounded by the countryside, Il Sogno Di Renato is set in its garden and it offers spacious rooms with a cooling fan. It features free BBQ facilities and a shared kitchen available for guests. Rooms are decorated with attention to details, and some have a shared bathroom while others have an en suite bathroom. Each comes with a flat-screen TV and a work desk. Breakfast is served daily in the dining room, and it consists of sweet pastries and croissants, together with hot drinks. Sele, with its beaches, is a 1-hour drive from the property. The city of Potenza is 5.6 miles away.
Just 1.9 miles from Potenza Train Station, B&B Al Convento is situated in the city’s historic centre. It features rooms with elegant furnishings, and offers free Wi-Fi in public areas. These rooms are air conditioned and come with a flat-screen TV, exposed wood-beamed ceilings and marble floors. The private bathroom includes a hairdryer, and a shared fridge is available. A sweet Italian-style breakfast is served daily and includes fresh products. Savoury food can be prepared on request.
Enjoy your visit to Potenza with a stay at Grande Albergo Potenza. The bar is a great place to grab a drink, and guests looking for a bite to eat can check out Bacco, which serves local cuisine and is open for breakfast and dinner. Rooms at this upscale hotel offer minibars, room service, and free WiFi.
When visiting Padula, Grand Hotel Certosa is a great choice to consider. After splashing around at the outdoor pool, you can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant or unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge. Other highlights include a terrace and a garden, and rooms offer 24-hour room service and flat-screen TVs.
Miramonti is a great choice for a stay in Potenza. You can relax with a drink at the bar/lounge, and the restaurant is the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat. Flat-screen TVs, minibars, and room service are offered in all rooms.
Villa Cosilinum features a winery and a rooftop terrace. Guests looking for a bite to eat can check out the restaurant, and the bar/lounge is the perfect spot to grab a drink at the end of the day. Rooms at this luxurious hotel offer 24-hour room service, refrigerators, and minibars.
Located near a train station, Hotel La Piana is a great choice for a stay in Tito. For a bite to eat, guests can check out 1, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Rooms at this Art Deco hotel feature bonuses like washers/dryers and refrigerators, along with flat-screen TVs and room service.
Offering free Wi-Fi throughout, a bar and restaurant, Hotel Dell’Arpa is located in Viggiano’s centre. The hotel restaurant serves local specialities, as well as Italian cuisine. The air-conditioned rooms come with a TV and some have a balcony. Each has a private bathroom equipped with free toiletries and a hairdryer. An Italian breakfast is served in a communal area. It consists of hot drinks, juice and pastries. The Montagna Grande di Viggiano ski area is 6.2 miles from Hotel Dell’Arpa. Potenza is 1-hour drive away.
The hotel is situated in the beautiful setting of the Appennino Lucano National Park, "Val d'Agri - Lagonegrese", in the splendid Val d'Agri, where one can simultaneously experience the air of ancient civilisations and beautiful scenery, resulting in a profound mixture of emotions. Culture and tradition meet in a historic journey from prehistoric civilisations to the modern day. Nature dominates everything: it embraces the essence of living and encourages one to get to know this corner of Basilicata. Hotel Kiris welcomes its clients with holiday programmes, renowned tasting weekends and opportunities for true relaxation.
People eat at 8 p.m. And, the hotel bar is really designed for group interaction, not solo enjoyment. Ask about their distinction between smoking and non-smoking rooms. Check out the room safe. It may not work.
Pros: Staff and manager were very pleasant and helpful. They provided us with a crucial schedule of trains going in our direction. This act was central to our completing our visit to the area. We left behind a small comb. The cleaning staff returned it to us
Cons: We liked everything. But, we were hindered in our understanding by the fact that in this region, few speak English.
Park Hotel Centro Congressi is a great choice for a stay in Potenza. You can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant or wind down at the end of the day with a drink from the bar/lounge. Rooms at this upscale hotel offer minibars, room service, and slippers.
Featuring free Wi-Fi and air conditioning, Santa Loja Hotel Residence is in the industrial area of Tito, just 0.9 miles from the E847 Statale Basentana national road. It offers en suite rooms with a flat-screen satellite TV. A fitness centre is also available. With a kitchenette and elegant décor, rooms at the Santa Loja are en suite. Each includes free toiletries, slippers and bathrobes. A safe and desk are provided. Some rooms also feature a balcony or terrace. A continental breakfast is served as buffet every morning in a common room, and a traditional restaurant is open daily. Guests also enjoy a snack bar. Meeting facilities, a free private parking and laundry are available on site. A shuttle service to and from the airport or nearby locations can be arranged at extra charge. Only 1,641 feet from the hotel, a big shopping centre offers shops, a supermarket and cinema. The hotel is a 5-minute drive away from the Train Station in Potenza.
Set in over 140 hectares of private farmland, Hotel Sotto Il Cielo is 7 minutes' drive from Pignola centre. Sports facilities include a swimming pool, tennis court and football pitch. Rooms are modern and colourful. They come with a TV, free Wi-Fi and a minibar. Bathrooms come with a shower, bathrobe and hairdryer. Half of the rooms have a private balcony. Sotto Il Cielo's restaurant serves a buffet-style breakfast and Italian cuisine at dinner. The hotel is 8.1 miles from Potenza and 5 minutes' drive from the WWF protected site of Lake Pantano. Horse riding excursions and hiking tours can be booked at reception and the Sellata ski area is also nearby.
Tourist Hotel is a great choice for a stay in Potenza. You can unwind with a drink at the bar/lounge, and the coffee shop/café is the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat. Rooms offer flat-screen TVs and free WiFi.
When visiting Pignola, Hotel Giubileo is a great choice to consider. Guests can enjoy the outdoor tennis court, along with onsite mountain biking. A terrace and a garden are offered, and rooms at this upscale hotel have conveniences like sofa beds and refrigerators.