THE HISTORY OF BADIA
More than 1000 years of history
It has changed in many ways over the years
construction of the hermit
Abandon of the hermitage
Acquired by the Italian Goverment
Badia Santa Maria de’ Olearia
Free tour of the abbey
The abbey of St. Maria de Olearia was built with three different chapels one above the other dedicated to Holy Mary and Saint Nicholas, painted with fresco since X century.
It is possible to visit it on the following days and hours
The Abbey of St. Maria de Olearia is located 4 km from Maiori, 11 km from Vietri sul Mare; the entrance is on the road S.S. 163
Opening days and hours
(in August the opening hours may have a change)
Book with us
Booking on this website you will receive the following advantages
15% discount on the entire stay
The eight cells preserve the ancient monastic style. They are embellished with old furniture, original elements of décor and precious terracotta tiles.
All cells offer the ultimate in luxury and are equipped with the latest comforts: air conditioning, heating, Italian and foreign TV channels, safe, minibar, Wi-Fi Internet access, H-pod system, flax linen, Occitane amenities, bathroom with shower. On each door is hand painted the name of monk that lived in it.
Breakfast will be served under one of the natural rocky cave that surround the building.