Maison de Charme - La Torre Storica
La Torre Storica – The Historic Tower was part of the federician town wall dated 13th century sorrounding the medieval Palo del Colle. Walking through the old city center you can admire the imposing Palazzo Filomarino della Rocca, the formerly federician castle transformed into a baronial residence in the 18th century. Then you’ll admire the city cathedral S. Maria la Porta dated 12th century with its majestic belfry in apulian roman style.
La Torre Storica is the right place for those who want to visit Apulia, staying in a medieval centre , a unique place breathing the historical time of the great emperor of the sacred roman empire Federic II. La Torre Storica faces piazza S. Croce, the main city square where all major traditional events take place. From its terrace, a panoramic view allows visitors to rove from the murgian hills and vineyars, olive fields and orchards plains, to the Adriatic city ports and to the enigmatic shade of Castel del Monte, residence of Federic II, emperor of the sacred roman empire.
La Torre Storica has three independent rooms, one each floor:
- Normanna, XII cent.
- Federiciana, XIII cent.
- Angioina, XIV cent.
Each room is furnished in accordance with its historic period, wisely mixed with modern comfort. Staying at La Torre Storica, you’ll feel like being immersed totally in the medieval apulian atmosphere. Palo del Colle is well positioned as it’s near the best apulian cities such as Bari and its historical center, Trulli di Alberobello, Castel del Monte, Giovinazzo great medieval centre and port and Bitonto night movida.
La Torre Storica is the right place for those who want to visit Apulia staying in a medieval village in a unique spot in which you are taken back into the federician period. All rooms are finely furnished according with its historical period, with stone walls, all with private bath and facing piazza S. Croce main square. The first two have the characteristic Mediterranean balcony too.
Near Palo del Colle :
- Bitonto: 7 km
- Bari Centro: 17 km
- Giovinazzo: 25 km
- Trani: 51 km
- Monopoli: 61 km
- Alberobello: 65 km
- Ostuni: 100 km
- Polignano: 100 km