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.
When visiting Avigliano, B&B Le Gemme is a great choice to consider. Free perks include WiFi, self parking, and buffet breakfast daily between 8 AM and 10:30 AM. There's a terrace, and rooms offer balconies and flat-screen TVs.
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.
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.
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.
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.