Owner managed with care since 2017

Our designer apartments are spacious and furnished for every comfort: full kitchens equipped for dining, flat screen TVs, free fast wifi, and air conditioning. Select apartments with independent terraces. On-site housekeeping staff daily, new furnishings in the common areas and breakfast on our rooftop terrace. We look forward to hosting you!
Palazzo Salapolis is in the heart of Gallipoli’s historic center, close to all of the main tourist attractions (churches, museums, historic buildings, castle), commercial services (restaurants, bars, artisan shops) and only a few meters from the characteristic Purità Beach.
In the vicinity of Salapolis, you can rent bikes, scooters and cars.
Taxi service in ape-car, panoramic tours and reservation of excursions and guided tours, are available. Shuttle services from airports and to and from beaches can be arranged.
The local free beach in the old city is only a 5 minute walk away. Furnished beach clubs with beds, umbrellas and restaurant services are 10 minutes away via car or taxi.




Air Conditioning

Apartments with full Kitchenettes

Furnished Terraces (shared or private)

Information about the structure

Salapolis Luxury Apartments are located in the old town of Gallipoli, just 200 meters from the beach. Originally built in the 1600’s, Palazzo Salapolis consists of 5 apartments / holiday homes, fully furnished with designer furniture, suitable for couples and groups of up to 6 people. The establishment has been active since 2012, after completing a full restoration of the property, with all new appointments.
The apartments have fully equipped kitchenettes with dining areas, new bathrooms, air conditioning, flat screen TVs and free wifi.

Key Design Elements include: the original palladian flooring from the 1600’s and an architectural structure with dramatic vaulted ceilings unique to the region. The furnishings are original, in some cases artisanal, with unique designs and affrescos created by design firm Salamastra, a trademark recognized in various publications (AD, Viaggio Puglia, Dove, Elle Italia).

Who We Are

We are Francesco Oliveti,  Scott Short and Edelín Salas Calderón and our passion is design. We operate an innovative “concept store”, Salamastra, in the historic center of Gallipoli, a few steps from Palazzo Salapolis. We create home furnishings and all of the unique pieces you will find inside our apartments… creations inspired by our world travels, local baroque traditions and Gallipoli’s marine atmosphere. In addition to fashion, jewelry, home accent pieces, chandeliers, majolica and home linens, we design an exclusive collection of accessories in precious leather. Shoes, sneakers, ballerinas, sandals, belts, wallets, bags and suitcases, made entirely of genuine python, lizard and other exotic leathers.   Available at our shop in old Gallipoli and in our online store.

Check-in and Check-out times

  • Check-in from 14:00 to 18:00
  • Check-out before 11:00
  • After hours Check-in must be arranged with management.
  • We are sorry to inform you that we cannot offer Late check-out due to the time it takes to clean and sanitize the apartments for the next guests due to Covid-19

Terms & Conditions

  • Included: For the Salapolis apartments – Italian buffet breakfast on the common terrace, consumption (electricity, water and gas), daily cleaning, bed and bathroom linen changed every 3 days, Wifi.
  • For the Dependance, the Madrepora Oro apartment and the Madrepora Nero suite, we will provide a voucher for breakfast at the nearby bar.
  • Extra services on request: daily linen change service available (bed linen € 10.00, bathroom linen € 7.00), kitchen / dish cleaning service (prices vary) and laundry service (washing machine and fold € 25; washing machine, iron and fold € 35)
  • We are available to provide you with information and suggestions for clubs, restaurants, excursions, tourist services, bike rental, etc.
  • At Salapolis Luxury Apartments there are stairs, mezzanines and many fragile objects that can present a safety concern for young children, for this reason children under 6 must always be under the complete supervision of their parents and never be left alone.

Children and Extra Beds

  • We welcome children at Palazzo Salapolis!
  • Due to hazards in the structure such as staircases, mezzanines, and fragile design pieces that pose a safety and financial risk, children between the ages of 2 and 12 are admitted but must be supervised by an adult at all times. The parent or adult responsible agrees to sign a security release and liability agreement.
  • Children 13 years and older are admitted as adults.
  • Guests can specify the number of children under 13 when booking to receive child pricing.  Proof of age via valid ID document required at time of checkin to receive child pricing.

Cancellation Policy

Standard Rates – Full Refund Period:

  • April, May, June & October:  Full refund until 14 days before check-in date.  Cancellation or changes within 13 days of check-in date will incur a penalty of 50%.
  • July, August and September:  Full refund until 30 days before check-in date.  Cancellation or changes within 29 days of check-in date will incur a penalty of 50%.
  • During the full refund period, any change or cancellation request must be received in writing, by e-mail or fax.  With proper written notice received during the full refund period, the client will not incur any charge for change or cancellation.
  • A “no-show” guest without advance written notification will be obligated to a penalty of 100%.

Cancellation Penalty Charges:

  • After the Full Refund Period has expired, client agrees to allow pre-payment of 50% of reservation to be charged via card on file in order to guarantee the reservation.
  • A 50% non refundable penalty will occur if cancellation or significant changes are made to the reservation after the Full Refund Period has expired.

Non Refundable Rates:

  • At any time we may offer a discounted non refundable rate. In accepting this discounted rate, client agrees that the rate is non refundable and that they will be charged the full amount at the time of the reservation. In the event that they change or cancel the reservation they will not be refunded.

In Case of No Show:

  • For all rates and periods, if the guest does not provide prior cancellation request in writing and does not present on the day of check-in, this will be considered a “No-Show” and they will be required to pay the full amount of the reservation.

These terms may be subject to change at the discretion of the management when you have subscribed to an offer or promotion.