Dimora Maio

Halfway between history and legend Maio was a great character of Monopoli. Around 1200, in the full Aragonese era, along with his crew was forced to flee the city because unjustly accused of a crime.

He has taken refuge in the Greek island of Cefalonia and soon became Count. In short, he was able to annex under his rule Corfù, Itaca and Zante, the Turtle Island.

Our Rooms

The exterior architecture and furnishings of every single environment have been recreated with care and attention, in order to naturally fit into the historic atmosphere of which the Palace is a deponent, from the foundation to the panoramic terrace.

The Suites

A dwelling at the height of every dream.

Book the Zante Suite

Zante – prestigious suite with two rooms


In Monopoli and Dimora Maio, boredom has no place.

Bike rental, shuttle to and from the parking areas in the city ... And to fill the holidays: themed evenings, musical, gastronomic and cultural events. And then boat trips, guided tours of the ancient and modern Farms to discover the most typical flavors, and all the activities promoted by local associations and the Tourist Board of Monopoli: