Borgo Egnazia*****, Fasano, Italy | Wellbeing Escapes

Borgo Egnazia

Fasano, Bari/Brindisi, Italy

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Overview

Borgo Egnazia is a stylish, luxury five-star property set within 20 hectares of Puglia countryside with views across the Adriatic Sea. It’s built in the style of a traditional village and ouzes Italian charm and character. The award-winning Vair Spa is infused with the soul of Southern Italy, focusing on rebalancing the mind and emotional health. The team of specialists includes psychologists, naturopaths and therapists who will help you achieve your personal wellness goal. The dining is a real delight too with fresh, locally sourced produce used. And did you know that Justin Timberlake got married here? Just saying... 

When to go

Puglia is all year destination. Best time to visit is Spring and Autumn, if you don't like the heat avoid the summer time.
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What we love

  • The art of laughing classes where the 'Laughter Master' applies the scientific theories of the benefits that laughing has on the mind and body combining laugheter, movement and music
  • The dairy-free smoothies in the spa made with home-made almond milk
  • Award-winning Vair Spa use local ingredients and methods, focusing on balancing your mental and emotional state.

Who should go

  • A romantic getaway for those wanting to combine a spa holiday with culture 
  • If you are looking for a relaxing escape with a touch of Puglia
  • It’s great for families with many activities to get involved in.

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Offers

  • Min 3 nights: Complimentary daily infra-red sauna worth €135 per person
  • Min 5 nights Spa credit voucher €50 per person
  • Min 7 nights: Complimentary return airport transfers from Bari (worth €260) or Brindisi (worth €220)
  • Repeat client: If guest booked with us last year - 1 free nights with min 7 nights stay (excluding July, August and September) 

Bed & Breakfast Stay

Just the hotel, no programmes
£106
per person

Wellbeing Booster

Minimum 3 nights stay. Our signature wellbeing booster programme promises to relax your body and soothe your soul. Enjoy complimentary wellness consultation, 4 spa treatments and unlimited access to spa and group activities.
£723
per person

Flexible Fitness

Our signature flexible fitness programme gives you a choice of one daily private fitness activity for 5 day. Each class is 60 minutes long and you can mix and match the way you like. Increase your overall fitness, try something new or simply have fun! Minimum stay is 5 nights.
£1,028
per person

Happiness Break 3 day programme

A guided course towards a light and joyous vision of life through a selection of classes, meetings and treatments. The team of happiness and wellbeing experts will be by your side, from the moment you arrive, with highly curated individual sessions and extraordinary experiences. This break is designed for 3 nights stay.
£1,361
per person

Happiness Break 6 day programme

A guided course towards a light and joyous vision of life through a selection of classes, meetings and treatments. The team of happiness and wellbeing experts will be by your side, from the moment you arrive, with highly curated individual sessions and extraordinary experiences. This break is designed for 6 nights stay.
£2,496
per person

Wellness

The Vair Spa believes that time is precious so waste it wisely. The wellness team will really take care of you here. It offers a range of spa treatments ranging from ‘sea massages’ inspired by the waves of the sea to facials using herbs from the hotel’s kitchen garden. The spa has won many awards (including a Tatler Spa Award). 

Facilities include 4 outdoor swimming pools, 1 indoor pool, 9 treatment rooms, 2 hammam rooms, various saunas, steam baths, ice cave, 2 beauty rooms, indoor/outdoor relaxation area, spa suite with private courtyard, hairdresser and nail salon, yoga studio, studio for music therapy, fully equipped gym and tennis courts. 

There is also complimentary hire of two bikes each day available from the bike rental outlet.

18-hole golf course The San Domenico Course, which is considered as one of the best golf courses in Italy, is nearby. 

Moreover, the fully equipped private beach of Cala Masciola is a real paradise for those who want to try their hand at more dynamic aquatic activities such as wakesurfing, windsurfing, wakeboarding, water skiing or sailing. 

Example treatments at Borgo Egnazia
  • Art of laughing
  • Full moon relaxing massage
  • De-stress facial
  • Roman baths
  • Salt scrubs
  • Facials 
  • Olfactory test
  • Flotation tank

Activities

Activities available at resort
  • Tennis courts
  • Game room with billiard
  • Reading room/library
  • Cookery school
  • Golf
  • Water sports at the beach

Activities available at the surrounding area
  • The city of Lecce is well worth a visit
  • Visit the UNESCO town of Alberobello with its beautiful architecture and traditional Trulli house 
  • For lovers of local gastronomy, go to Ceglie Messapica (approx. 30 minutes by car) which is filled with award-winning restaurants

Typical Group Classes

  • Iyengar Yoga
  • Fitwalk
  • Dance
  • Stretching
  • Jogging 

Sample Weekly Class Schedule

Please note - Classes are subject to change and seasonal adjustments


Rooms

There are 183 rooms split across three parts of the resort; the main building (La Corte), townhouses within a village setting (Il Borgo) and 28 sophisticated and elegant villas which are perfect for families. Within La Corte, there are 63 rooms and as it’s in the main building they are close to the Due Camini restaurant and Vair Spa. All rooms have en-suite bathrooms with bath, walk-in shower and a balcony or terrace with views across the Adriatic Sea or surrounding hills. 


  


La Corte Bella Standard
La Corte Bella
La Corta Bella, 33-37 SqM, has a super-king bed (which can be made into a twin bed), along with a corner sofa and a stone writing desk. 


Each room has a balcony or private garden, looking inland. 

The en-suite stone bathroom boasts two sinks, a walk-in shower, bathtub, bathrobe, slippers and hairdryer, plus speakers connected to the TV audio system.

Facilities include Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, flat-screen Satellite TV, minibar, safe and three telephones. 


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Borgo Splendida
Borgo Splendida rooms, 42SqM, have either a super-king or twin beds, plus a corner sofa.


For rooms located on the ground floor, there is a private patio. Alternatively for first floor rooms there is a private roof terrace. 

The en-suite stone bathroom boasts two sinks, a walk-in shower, bathtub, bathrobe, slippers and hairdryer, plus speakers connected to the TV audio system.

Facilities include Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, flat-screen Satellite TV, minibar, safe and three telephones.

La Corte Splendida
La Corte Splendida

La Corta Splendida rooms, 42-46 SqM, each have super-king bed (which can be made into a twin bed), plus a living area with sofa and stone desk. 

Each room has a private balcony or terrace, with an inland view, equipped with a table and chairs. 

The en-suite stone bathroom boasts two sinks, a walk-in shower, bathtub, bathrobe, slippers and hairdryer, plus speakers connected to the TV audio system.

Facilities include Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, flat-screen Satellite TV, minibar, safe and three telephones.

Casetta Bella
The Casetta Bella, 60 SqM, is structured over two floors.


There is a living area on the ground floor, consisting of a living room with a sofa, dining table and a kitchenette plus a stone bathroom.

Upstairs features a large and bright bedroom with a super king-sized bed and an additional en-suite bathroom. 

There is a private roof terrace, perfect for watching the sunset, plus a small Mediterranean courtyard garden with a private patio. 

The en-suite stone bathroom boasts two sinks, a walk-in shower, bathtub, bathrobe, slippers and hairdryer, plus speakers connected to the TV audio system.

Facilities include Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, flat-screen Satellite TV, minibar, Illy coffee machine, kettle, fridge, safe and three telephones. 

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La Corte Magnifica
La Corte Magnifica, 60-75 SqM, have a living area with two sofas and dining table. 

There is a separate bedroom with a super-king size bed (twin beds are not available). 

All suites have a private terrace equipped with a table, chairs and sun loungers, with views towards either the olive groves, sea, golf course or swimming pools. 

The en-suite stone bathroom boasts two sinks, a walk-in shower, bathtub, bathrobe, slippers and hairdryer, plus speakers connected to the TV audio system.

Facilities include Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, flat-screen Satellite TV, minibar, safe and three telephones.

What’s on the menu

Apulian food is well-know all over the world for its diversity and taste. Head Chef Domingo Schingaro leads a team of professionals at Borgo Egnazia to create deliciously healthy and seasonal menus combining the regional favourites and international cuisine. Hotel is using the precious extra virgin olive oil made from centuries-old olive groves, vegetables are from the fields around the Borgo, catch of the day from the local sea and meat from pastures of the Murgia hills. Dishes can be tasted in 6 different restaurants. There are 3 bars too if you fancy a non-alcoholic fruit drink or a cocktail. One restaurant, Cala Masciola, is located on the beach (a short distance from the hotel). Restaurant Da Frisella is dedicated to children. 
La Frasca
La Frasca
Traditional Apulian trattoria in the heart of the resort. Culinary treasure based on local tradition where recipes have been handed down from generation to generation.
Mia Cucina
Mia Cucina
A true local cuisine. You can also learn how to make homemade pasta or cook other traditional dishes thanks to Puglian cooking lessons.
Due Camini
Due Camini
Due Camini is a gourmet restaurant awarded a Michelin start in 2019. Mediterranean culinary tradition meets contemporary creation.

Location

Borgo Egnazia is located in the heart of Puglia in a local fishing town Savelletri di Fasano and in the hills of Murgia and Itria Valley. A beach is about 10 minutes by car (shuttle bus services available). Cabanas on the beach can be rented at an extra cost. 

Nearest airport

You have 2 options and can fly to Bari or Brindisi. The transfer time from Bari Airport is approximately 50 minutes by car.

The transfer time from Brindisi Airport is about 40 minutes by car. 

There are flights from the UK provided by low-cost airliners. Flight time is approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes. 

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Families, Children & Infants

Everyone is welcome at Borgo Egnazia. The resort was given an award of ‘Best Family Hotel’ by Tatler. There is a kids and teen club (available in summer months only).

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