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Top 10 hotels in Otranto

Rocamatura b&b
Vico Monsignor Raffaele Calabria 5, Otranto
$83
per night
Apr 8 - Apr 9
0.54 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)

"The host, Sylvia, is the best. I stayed here for 3 weeks while working in the area. She speaks English quite well and provided so much guidance while I was there. It's an easy walk from the property to the town center, restaurants, and the port. I looked at a lot of lodging options prior to deciding ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2020

Rocamatura b&b
La Terrazza Sul Mare
Via Madonna Del Passo, 6, Otranto
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$69
per night
Apr 8 - Apr 9
0.27 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (16 reviews)

"Situation - fantastic. Lots of free parking nearby, or even in front of the property. A few minutes walk into the old town of Otranto and situated literally next door to one of Otranto's best restaurants, (very quiet, generating zero noise). The room was great but was showing some signs of wear, ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2019

La Terrazza Sul Mare
Hotel Masseria Bandino
4 out of 5
Località Bandino, Otranto, Lecce
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$97
per night
Apr 8 - Apr 9
1.31 mi from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (13 reviews)

"This place was an amazing find. The location, just outside Otranto, made it an excellent tour base, yet was sufficiently far enough away to feel tranquil and peaceful. The facilities were excellent - rooms well decorated- super bathroom - great pool with plenty of sun beds. The restaurant served ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2019

Hotel Masseria Bandino
Residence La Pineta - Campsite
3 out of 5
Via Frassanito, Località Frassanito, Otranto, LE
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6.3 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Settimana relax

"Io e la mia amica siamo state ospitate dal residence la pineta per 5 giorni. Personale disponibile e cortese per qualunque esigenza. Casetta accogliente e assolutamente pulita. Dotata di tutti i comfort dalla tv, al condizionatore. Nonostante fossimo in 2 la camera disponeva comunque di 4 posti letto. ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2018

Residence La Pineta - Campsite
Montevergine Agriresort
Martano-otranto Km 19 250, Otranto, LE
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$69
per night
Apr 29 - Apr 30
1.39 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (30 reviews)

"The staff was attentive, friendly and helpful. Breakfast was fantastic."…"

Reviewed on May 23, 2019

Montevergine Agriresort
CDSHotels Basiliani
4 out of 5
Via Renis, Otranto, LE
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0.46 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (87 reviews)
Holiday hotel

"We stayed just one night, but waa worth it. City of monopoli is close by.."…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2019

CDSHotels Basiliani
Tenuta Sant'Emiliano
Litoranea Otranto-porto Badisco, Otranto, LE
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3.5 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)

"Abbiamo soggiornato purtroppo una sola notte in questa struttura. Un posto meraviglioso (la costa davanti alla struttura è paesaggisticamente spettacolare all'alba al tramonto e in pieno giorno) dove la gentilezza è di casa. Dopo essere stati accolti come vecchi amici che non vedi da tanto, abbiamo ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2018

Tenuta Sant'Emiliano
Agriturismo Li Damiani
Loc. Li Damiani, Otranto, LE
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1.21 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Schöne gepflegte Anlage

"Schöne Anlage, sehr gepflegt und familiär. Sehr nette Familie."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2015

Agriturismo Li Damiani
Hotel Miramare
3 out of 5
Lungomare Terra d'Otranto, 55, Otranto, LE
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0.19 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (25 reviews)

"Arrived early but had to wait till the 3 o’clock check in no wavering Otherwise ok not a bad place to stay Close to town"…"

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2019

Hotel Miramare
VOI Alimini Resort
3 out of 5
Località Alimini, Otranto, LE
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5.79 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (36 reviews)

"Very nice place to stay. Very clean and well maintained. Beautiful beach...enormous grounds so lots of walking! Food very good as well. Our room was very small unfortunately...barely enough to walk into without bumping into something. Room was located in centre aisle and had only 2 tiny windows with ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2018

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Visiting Otranto

History buffs enjoy visiting Otranto though all visitors are sure to find something to appreciate. Tourists can also enjoy the city's waterfront, monuments, and spas. A top sight in the city is Otranto Castle.

  • There are 113 hotels and other accommodations in Otranto
  • The closest major airport is in Brindisi (BDS-Papola Casale), 45.8 mi (73.7 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Otranto

The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Otranto Castle, Otranto Cathedral, and Torre del Serpe. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Otranto Waterfront and Port of Otranto.

In Otranto, there are 113 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have plenty of choices for a perfect holiday retreat. Here you'll find highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Hotel Palazzo Papaleo - Guests who stay at this 5-star hotel in Otranto Historic Centre can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. Expedia travelers love its helpful staff.
  • B&B Notos - Our customers like the convenient parking at this B&B. Amenities at this bed & breakfast include free breakfast and free WiFi.
  • Montevergine Agriresort - Amenities at this farm stay include free breakfast and a restaurant. Expedia customers like its beach locale and overall value.

In the surrounding area, top places to visit include Holy Cross Cathedral, located 22.1 mi (35.6 km) from the heart of the city, and Roman Amphitheater, which is 22 mi/35.4 km away.

Getting Around Otranto

If you want to explore the larger area, hop aboard a train at Otranto Station. Otranto might not have very many public transit options so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Otranto

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 60°F during the day and 46°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 80°F, while the average at night is 51°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 85°F with nighttime averages of 65°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 74°F and nighttime averages of 47°F
  • About 1.18 inches of rain falls on Otranto each year
  • Usually August and July are the hottest months with an average of 83°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 46°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Otranto?
Based on our traveler data, La Terrazza Sul Mare is one of the top choices for your stay. This B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices for your stay include VOI Alimini Resort and Resort Baia dei Turchi.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Otranto, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel bookings are refundable if you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of check in. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best options available in Otranto.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Otranto?
To access more information about changing or cancelling your trip to Otranto, click here.
What's the best hotel for a stay in Otranto Historic Centre?
With 27 lodging options to choose from in this neighborhood, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for as you plan your trip. Based on our traveler data, Hotel Palazzo Papaleo is one of the top choices for your stay in Otranto Historic Centre. This 5-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. It’s located steps from Otranto Castle. Other good options for your stay in the neighborhood include B&B Camere D’Aragona and Camere Sulle Mura.
What's the best hotel when traveling with kids to Otranto?
Borgo De Li Santi is an apartment with free parking and laundry facilities, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good options for your kid-friendly vacation include Hotel Albània and Hotel Profumo di Mare.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic getaway to Otranto?
CDSHotels Basiliani is a favorite 4-star hotel for couples, and features rainfall showerheads and a full-service spa. Another good option for a stay with your sweetheart is Valle dell’Idro Relais.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Otranto?
Masseria dei Monaci is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and a bar/lounge for its human guests. Two other good options to stay with your pet include Hotel Masseria Bandino and Palascia Wellness Relais.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to Alimini Lakes?
Adjacent to Alimini Lakes, Sowi is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and free parking. Other good options within a short distance include Tenuta Turchi and La Lanterna delle Fate.
What about the best place to stay close to Alimini Beach?
One of the top choices for your stay is Le Cale d’Otranto Beach Resort, located 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Alimini Beach, and this 3-star hotel offers 2 outdoor pools and a golf course. VOI Alimini Resort and Masseria Mongiò dell’Elefante are other good choices within 5 miles.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Otranto?
Hotel Vittoria Resort & Spa is a top 4-star hotel for a beach vacation, and features an indoor pool and free buffet breakfast. Other good options to stay near the beach include Hotel Koinè and Valle dell’Idro Relais. Head to Baia Dei Turchi Beach or Alimini Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best luxury accommodation in Otranto?
Corte di Nettuno - CDSHotels is a 4-star hotel with a restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay. Another upscale option for your vacation is Hotel Palazzo Papaleo.
What's the best hotel in Otranto to learn about local history?
Based on our travel expertise, B&B Notos is a top B&B for history buffs booking on Expedia, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. A couple of other options close to historic sites include CDSHotels Basiliani and Hotel Palazzo Papaleo. Also notable landmarks to visit include Otranto Cathedral, Otranto Castle, and Cape Palascia Lighthouse.

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