The Foresteria of the Abbey is a historic house belonging to the monastery of the Benedictine Abbey of St. Michael the Archangel, founded in the mid-eleventh century, used to house travelers and pilgrims that asked hospitality monastery. And 'it situated in the heart of the historical center of Montescaglioso, near Porta S. Angelo, where converge sheep tracks and trails that after going through the "Park of the Churches of Materano", arrive in the city of Sassi, European Capital of Culture 2019.
The building has great historical and architectural significance both for the structure design for both exterior finishes that reflect the architectural style of the monastery. It enjoys picturesque views over the square in front of the entrance to the monastery.
All rooms have private bathrooms, air conditioning / heating, free WiFi, minibar, safe, complimentary toiletries, free parking and other amenities.
Every morning the Foresteria of the Abbey, rich buffet for breakfast.
The property is located only 12 km from Matera and in about 25 minutes by car you can reach the Ionian beaches of Metaponto. It is also about 50 km from the suggestive Lucan Dolomites where you can make the Angel Flight and is easily accessible from the International Airport Karol Wojtyla of Bari, about 65 Km.