This gorgeous, recently built property includes a 2,5 ha (6 acre) garden and a swimming pool. It is entirely fenced in by dry stone walls and is approximately 1.5 km from the seaside (sandy beaches and flat rocks). The beautiful sandy beaches in Torre dell’Orso and Alimini are respectively 3 km and 4 km far.
The grounds feature a lovely citrus garden and a large lawn area with an olive grove.
The 25m x 10m swimming pool includes a hydrojet and an adjacent lounge area with couches, coffee tables and garden furniture. Opposite the lounge area are sunbeds with beach umbrellas, and the keeper's dependance.
The property includes three housing units (Units A, B and C), which are completely independent and can be rented as a whole or separately.
Units A and B are identical and include:
2 bedrooms (1 double + 1 quadruple with 2 bunk beds)
fully equipped kitchen (with a dishwasher)
2 well appointed bathrooms with shower stalls
Living room with a double sofa bed, dining table seating 8 people, 37” LCD TV set with ground based digital network, air conditioning in all the rooms. Private outdoor area of approximately 180 m2, fenced in by high Lecce stone walls, equipped with a masonry worktop and BBQ, a rainproof pergola adjacent to the unit with a wood dining table seating 10 people, outdoor couches and armchairs. Private laundry area with a washing machine and solarium terrace accessible from the courtyard.
The third unit (Unit C) is made up of 2 distinct units (C1 and C2) which are totally independent and separated but share the laundry facilities.
Both units include:
1 master bedroom
1 large living room with a double sofa bed and a fully equipped (includes a dishwasher) open-concept kitchen area.
37” LCD TV set with ground based digital network, air conditioning in all the rooms.
Each unit comes with its own private outdoor area of approximately 200 m2, fenced in by high Lecce stone walls, equipped with a masonry worktop and BBQ, a rainproof pergola adjacent to the unit with a wood dining table seating 8/10 people, outdoor couches and armchairs.
6 bicycles (all equipped with baskets and seats for children) are available for guests to enjoy rides in the nearby countryside, as well as 5 adult mountain bikes and 2 mountain bikes for children.
Otranto: the magnificent seaside town of Otranto is a distance of 14 km. It is famous for its kasbah-like historic centre, its 11th-century Romanesque cathedral featuring a mosaic pavement which is among the largest and most mysterious ones in the world and illustrates the Tree of Life and the Zodiac star signs. All over the surrounding landscape, remains of the early Christian civilization of great artistic and historical value can be seen, as well as paleolithical ”Dolmen” and ”Menhir” specimens, the origin of which is still unknown. From the bay one can view the majestic high town walls. Downtown Otranto offers many handicraft stores and fish restaurants.
Only 5 km from the property are the spectacular ”Alimini” beaches, with clear waters and sand dunes that can reach a height of 15 m. Boat excursions to the grottoes and guided tours to the most prominent monuments of the area are available. The property is surrounded by lush vegetation and stretches of olive trees. There are bike lanes for tourists to enjoy the countryside at its best.
To the seaside: Torre Sant’Andrea 2,3 km (sandy beach); Torre dell’Orso: beautiful sandy beach and beach clubs: 6,4 km; Alimini: beautiful sandy beaches with sand dunes that can reach 12 m: 10 km.
Downtown shopping facilities: 2,2 km (Torre Sant’Andrea)
Restaurants: 2,2 km (Torre Sant’Andrea)
Santa Maria di Leuca: 63 km
Otranto (renowned for its splendid Cathedral): 17 km
Gallipoli (the last outpost of Magna Grecia): 53 km
Lecce (the capital of the Baroque): 27 km
Acaya Golf Club (18 holes): 22 km
Brindisi (airport): 77 km
Bari (airport): 197 km
The weekly prices include: twice a week housekeeping service; bed & bathroom linen (linen for the sofa beds is to be specifically requested, for an extra); water, gas and electricity utility charges; maintenance and cleaning of the pool and of the garden. End-of-stay cleaning fee: € 320,00, to be settled upon arrival.
Please know that, as provided by the law, a € 1,00 tourist tax is due per person per day, up to 7 consecutive days in June, July and September, whereas every day in August. Children under 12 y.o. and adults over 65 y.o. are exempt. Families with 4+ children have the right to a 50% reduction on the tax amount beginning with the 4th child.