Palazzo Margherita, built in 1892 in Bernalda, Matera, by the Margherita family, is a true 19th Century palazzo. The town is the ancestral home of film director Francis Ford Coppola, who has lovingly converted the building into a small but very luxurious hotel. The enormous suitesĀ  are beautifully decorated and appointed, with stunning bathrooms.

Stay at Francis Ford Coppola’s ancestral home, a truly unforgettable experience as you can also learn to prepare typical dishes of the region at the complimentary cookery classes offered by Palazzo Margherita. One of Envy Italy’s Magazine best places to stay in Italy, Matera.