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Barion Hotel & Congressi

Strada Statale 16 Per Brindisi Km 816 Via Morelli e Silvati, 70126 Torre a Mare, Bari Italy
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Centrally located between Bari and Brindisi airports, Barion Hotel & Congress is a modern 4 stars hotel, offering its hospitality both to business travelers looking for relaxing and friendly ambiance during their business trips and curious leisure travelers looking for a strategic base to explore the enchanting land of Puglia region. Barion Hotel & Congress is a short ride far from the very centre of Bari city and from the central railway station and offers clients a privileged access to the main panoramic highway which runs along the Adriatic sea connecting all Apulian cities. Barion Hotel& Congress offers 95 rooms dislocated in a main building facing the Adriatic sea, all equipped with modern furniture with complete facilities including bathroom with shower, WI - FI connection free, satellite television , Pay Tv, direct dial telephone, minibar, hairdryer and safe. Tasty local menus mixing the flavors of Apulia dishes with Mediterranean cuisine are daily proposed by the chef and served at the cozy restaurant with the charming atmosphere of the brand new sea-view terrace. Buffet breakfast is served at the Roof Garden where clients can even enjoy an enchanting view of the Adriatic sea while sobbing their cappuccino and crunching fresh biscuits and handmade cakes. The modern Congress Centre offers seven meeting rooms with natural daylight and equipped with the latest technology, with modular sound-proof panels to accommodate a number of participants ranging from 10 to 270 seats. Depending on clients' needs it is possible to arrange coffee-breaks, welcome cocktail, buffet lunch and dinner. Our professional multilingual staff is at clients' disposal to customize the offer, to optimize the costs and the standard of services required. Free spacious guarded parking area for cars and GT coaches is also available . Thanks to the Hotel privileged geographical position, all Unesco sites and tourist centers of Apulia and Basilicata are easy to be visited: Trani, Castel del Monte, Alberobello, Ostuni, Castellana Grotte , Lecce and Matera are all at least 2 hours far from Barion Hotel& Congress, which represents the ideal 4 stars hotel to allocate your groups in Apulia. Transfer and guide services are also available.
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Strada Statale 16 Per Brindisi Km 816 Via Morelli e Silvati, 70126 Torre a Mare, Bari Italy
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Rafał R wrote a review 5 Sep
39 contributions8 helpful votes
The Barion Hotel is a great place to spend a nice time while exploring the Puglia. With my family, we were very satisfied with the services provided by the staff. The hotel offers transportation both to the airport or Torre a Mare train station, which makes it easy to reach all major Puglia top spots.
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Date of stay: August 2021
Spoon R wrote a review 3 Sep
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg355 contributions120 helpful votes
Not what I expected. Rooms need upgrade and the bathroom was not really clean. The breakfast… not sure where to start… probably one of the worst. Noise Coming from around, probably they are building something close. Not sure this is a 4 star hotel
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Travelled with friends
Traveler wrote a review Jul 2020
Stockholm, Sweden63 contributions49 helpful votes
Nicely located near the entry of a main road taking you easily both to south and north along the coast. The hotel is a bit outdated in some parts/rooms and booking a high end room is highly advised. It is not possible to regulate the room temperature (old analogue system) and even the key system to activate the electricity is quite outdated. Our room was not entirely ready when we came in. Needs some work but good potential due to location.
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Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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AndrisAndrada wrote a review Apr 2019
Cluj-Napoca, Romania3 contributions1 helpful vote
I came to Bari with a friend and stayed at Barion hotel for 3 nights. Firstly the hotel has a really bad location which we were not aware of(our bad) on a motor way with no buses/train stations around. You would need to take a taxi to the city centre which is quite expensive, or ask for the hotel shuttle to drive you if it's available which we were told by one of the receptionist it isn't. This would be my main complain for one particular receptionist who lied or missinformed us every single day. One day she would say take the taxi (fwi she would recomend a very expensive cab company), or that the shuttle is not available (which it was), or would say the shuttle can't pick us up even though one of her other colleagues would say otherwise. So be aware if you are staying here to double check with other people or insist when requesting a service because i'm not sure why the staff here won't help you acordingly. Secondly the food here was really bad, especially in the morning (cold eggs, no variety). Unless you have a car i would not recomend this place, the area is really beautiful with so many amazing places to visit, that i would recomend a more professional/friendley hotel staff that can guide you and make your stay more pleasant.
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Date of stay: April 2019Trip type: Travelled with friends
thomasbg wrote a review Feb 2019
Gran Canaria, Spain255 contributions138 helpful votes
Normally I would give this hotel at least 4/5 if not even 5/5. It's nice in almost every aspect: spacious rooms, comfortable beds, relatively nice bathrooms, very clean, quiet, conveniently located if you are with a car, with nice breakfast (well, no hot food, but for Italy what they serve is way above the average). Rooms are very warm, which is great in winter, service is good. There is even a sea view from half the rooms! Except that they cannot (and do not want to) do anything about smoking in the rooms. It's explicitly banned: there are signs in the elevator, on the door of every room, inside the room there are more signs and even warnings for the fines - but the effect is zero. The first night I didn't even know about the problem. On the second evening almost suddenly I felt as if I'm in a smoking lounge in an airport. Terrible. It was coming from the bathroom ventilation. I complained, they offered me another room. I moved. Asked them if they can just make the violators stop - they said they can't do anything, this is Italy :-) OK, the second room was OK until the morning. At 7:00 the smell came again. Luckily for only 10 minutes. But in the evening it was very bad again. I complained a second time... and they offered me a third room. Again said they cannot do anything to stop it. Because of what the hotel was, I liked it very much. Because of how it handled the smoking ban (which even in Italy is strictly followed by most) I wouldn't want to step there again.
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Date of stay: February 2019
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Trip type: Travelled solo
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Frequently Asked Questions about Barion Hotel & Congressi
Which popular attractions are close to Barion Hotel & Congressi?
Nearby attractions include Lungomare Dalmazia (5.6 km), Museo del Fischietto in Terracotta citta di Rutigliano Domenico Divella (7.8 km), and Castello Angioino (5.5 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Barion Hotel & Congressi?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a rooftop bar, free wifi, and free breakfast.
Which room amenities are available at Barion Hotel & Congressi?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Barion Hotel & Congressi?
Guests can enjoy a rooftop bar, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Barion Hotel & Congressi?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Barion Hotel & Congressi?
Conveniently located restaurants include D&D Ristorante - Friggitoria - Gourmet, La Barisienne, and Le Beef Bisteccheria.
Does Barion Hotel & Congressi have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Barion Hotel & Congressi offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Barion Hotel & Congressi?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Barion Hotel & Congressi?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Barion Hotel & Congressi offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Barion Hotel & Congressi?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Italian.