Rocco Forte Resorts is taking up the operations of Masseria Torre Maizza, an present five-star resort situated in Puglia, Italy.
The lodge will reopen as a Rocco Forte lodge in Might 2019 following a big refurbishment of its amenities.
This will likely be Rocco Forte’s first lodge in Puglia and can complement the group’s Italian choices in Rome, Florence and Sicily.
Positioned close to Savelleteri di Fasano, near the Adriatic coast, surrounded by groves of historic olive bushes and a nine-hole govt golf course, the resort is an authentic masseria courting again to the 16th century.
A six-million-euro funding will vastly improve the resort that can embrace a refurbishment of the prevailing rooms including various junior suites and suites bringing the important thing depend from 30 to 40.
Olga Polizzi, director of design for Rocco Forte Resorts, will work carefully with native artisans to revamp the interiors.
The lodge will characteristic a sundown rooftop bar, a classy restaurant overlooking the swimming pool, health centre, youngsters membership, entry to a non-public seashore membership close by and assembly and occasion area.
On the brand new opening, Rocco Forte, chairman of the eponymous model, mentioned: “Puglia is certainly one of Italy’s best treasures, a land of extraordinary structure, color, intense flavours and untouched nature.
“Masseria Torre Maizza is a phenomenal place which mixes all of the deepest traditions and revelations of Puglia and we look ahead to providing an expertise that mixes the best ranges of Rocco Forte service and hospitality in a spot of character and distinctive magnificence.”