One of the advantages of booking a villa with SalentoDolceVita is that you will benefit of a dedicated customer service not only while choosing the ideal villa for
your holiday, but also in case you wish to add some of the many complementary experiences we offer, so to render your stay even more relaxing and enjoyable and
make the most of your time in Salento. Whatever your needs or wishes, you only have to contact us at

Unique experiences in the comfort of your villa, or practical help with your daily routine, is something that we would be glad to organize for you so that you can totally relax and empty your mind of any worry.

In-villa chef/cook

A wonderful idea for those who wish to spend some quality time with family and friends accompanied by the flavors of the local Mediterranean cuisine.

You can ask such service just once or have it organized for the entire course of your stay.

You may also like: cooking classes, sommelier, waiter, kitchen helper, etc.

Domestic help and baby-sitting

Domestic help and baby-sitting Devoting some time to oneself is so important, especially during your holiday! That is why some qualified staff to take care of the housekeeping or to keep an eye on your kids, is what could be most useful for you.
You can ask such service just once or have it organized for the entire course of your stay.

Wellness and beauty

Pampering yourself during your holiday is so easy!
The earlier you let us know, the better we will organize for you in-villa sessions with any of the following professionals: beautician, hairstylist, yoga teacher, pizzica teacher, Pilates teacher, personal trainer, massage therapy, etc.

A plain holiday with no emotions to live and to remember is definitely not a real travel experience. Living a holiday is all about giving yourself time to enjoy, experience authentic moments that will enrich you as a person, and even taking pictures to share with your family and friends once you are back home. So that you can make the most of your time to explore Salento, we offer you a series of extra services/special experiences that can be tailored on your needs and wishes. If among the proposed options you will not find the desired one, then please contact us straight away! We rely on several trusted local partners, professionals in their field, who will make their best to serve you as you expect.

Living the sea
Amazing deep blue sea, pristine landscapes and environments, the brilliant and warm summer sunlight: a range of wonderful experiences, all to discover along both the Salento coasts. Just give them a try!

Boat rides/tours

The Salentine coast offers fabulous views and sensations to live while exploring both the Adriatic and the Ionian side. Spectacular sea stacks and cliff edges, breathtaking coves and bays, surfaced and underwater grottoes, all waiAng to be discovered.
Casting off from Castro or Santa Cesarea, from San Foca or from Gallipoli, from Polignano or Monopoli.
For those who prefer to be independent, it is possible to rent a boat or a dinghy with or without a skipper.
You may also like: aperitif, lunch or dinner onboard;
fishing trip with on-board dinner.

Guided scuba diving

The beauty of the sea will amaze you with the multi-colored variety of its seabed, that you will explore in guided scuba divings, by day or by night.
The diving initiation, the first ever dive in the sea (open to all with no need for a certificate) supervised by a team of professionals, is an unforgettable experience.

Surf, windsurf, kitesurf

For water sports enthusiasts, we provide the possibility to rent all necessary equipment, while for beginners we will get your lessons with a teacher scheduled!

Arts & culture, local cuisine
For the culture lovers and those who like to marry having fun with exploring the arts & culture of a region, we suggest some naturalistic and cultural activities that could really delight you.

Escursioni e visite guidate

L’eterogeneità del paesaggio pugliese consente di svolgere svariate attività sportive all’aperto, come ad esempio le escursioni in bici, che si diversificano in percorsi suggestivi a ridosso di

scogliere o di dune, nelle oasi protette o nelle serre salentine, per esperti e principianti. E ancora escursioni naturalistiche, escursioni speleologiche guidate nelle grotte pugliesi, divertenti escursioni in quad, gite a cavallo in riva al mare, percorsi trekking. Proponiamo anche visite guidate nei piccoli e pittoreschi borghi salentini con guide abilitate in lingua italiana, inglese, francese, tedesca, spagnola, portoghese, russa, giapponese e cinese.

Visite a cantine vinicole e frantoi oleari

Interessante è scoprire il Salento anche attraverso i suoi sapori e le sue delizie. La cucina salentina è particolarmente rinomata per la sua semplicità e prelibatezza, qualità e genuinità, oltre che per le sue eccellenze agroalimentari: vino, olio e grano. Per assaporarla al meglio proponiamo visite a frantoi oleari con degustazione di prodotti tipici ed olio, visite a caseifici e panifici con degustazione di prodotti tipici. Esperienze sensoriali molto interessanti, con visite guidate e racconti legati alle tradizioni del territorio.

A lezione di cucina

Per gli appassionati di cucina e della cultura locale, proponiamo un’esperienza a tutto tondo in una prestigiosa scuola di cucina di Lecce.

Si inizia facendo la spesa insieme alla chef al tipico mercato rionale. Da lì ci si sposta a scuola per preparare varie ricette tipiche, come la pasta fatta in casa. Ogni ospite avrà un proprio grembiule ed una propria postazione di lavoro.

L’esperienza si conclude con cena finale e degustazione di vini abbinati dal sommelier.


Transfer to/from Bari airport, to/from Brindisi airport, to/from any location
Car, motorcycle and bicycle rental

Wedding planning
Musical entertainment
(also pizzica dance shows for example);
Handcraft classes (e.g. papier-mâché, “pietra leccese” -that is the kind of stone typical of Salento-, terracotta -that is clay crafted and baked into pottery-)
And anything else that would make your holiday unforgettable...

The services offered are intended exclusively for SalentoDolceVita’s Guests. For more information and booking (based on availability), please contact us at, mentioning the details of your reservation: the property rented, the period of stay, and the name of the person who signed the Rental Agreement. We will get back to you within 24h.