Where to stay around Santa Cesarea Terme?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 882 holiday lettings near Santa Cesarea Terme. From 349 apartments to 262 houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Santa Cesarea Terme area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Santa Cesarea Terme?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Santa Cesarea Terme. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Santa Cesarea Terme Beach: 3,450 holiday lettings
  • Otranto Waterfront: 1,850 holiday lettings
  • Alimini Beach: 2,132 holiday lettings
  • Vado Tower: 3,984 holiday lettings
  • Lighthouse of Santa Maria di Leuca: 2,849 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Santa Cesarea Terme listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Santa Cesarea Terme?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 349 apartments in Santa Cesarea Terme. Our other popular types of Santa Cesarea Terme holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 262 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 157 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 35 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Santa Cesarea Terme?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 132 holiday homes with pool available in Santa Cesarea Terme. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday apartment in Santa Cesarea Terme your home away from home

    The beautiful seaside and spa resort of Santa Cesarea Terme lies on a stretch of the Adriatic Coast in southern Italy, famed for its prehistoric caves, natural woods and lush meadows.  The area is a favourite haunt of nature lovers and forms part of a protected regional coastal park.  Santa Cesarea Terme sits on a rocky outcrop overlooking the sea and is famous for its natural springs.  These are the biggest attractions: visitors come from all over the world to bathe in its sulphur-rich thermal waters and curative muds.  The town itself is an attractive location with seafront promenades lined with cafés, shops and restaurants.

    To help guests unwind in style and keep them close to the main sights, HomeAway has a wonderful selection of apartments and holiday villas in Santa Cesarea Terme.  These are beautifully furnished and come with good facilities such as washing machines, freezers and coffee makers, and benefit from excellent locations in town or the surrounding countryside.  There are Santa Cesarea Terme holiday apartments that are close to the sea and enjoy gorgeous views.  For families after beach holidays there are some wonderful sandy expanses in the neighbouring resorts of Otranto and Castro Marina as well as a good selection of rental properties.

    Things to do

    -Relaxation: By far the biggest reason that travellers rent Santa Cesarea Terme holiday apartments is the town’s thermal baths situated in four grottos. The mineral rich warm waters are believed by some to cure skin and joint ailments, and respiratory diseases.  Massages, mud baths, hot humid inhalations and cosmetic treatments are also available at some of the spa centres.

    -Outdoors: The Santa Cesarea Terme area is blessed by nature. Within a few kilometres of the town tourists will find the Grotto Romanelli and Grotto Zinzulusa with its sparkling waters and stalactite and stalagmite formations.  Also nearby is the Porto Badisco coastal park that charms with its unspoiled nature, superb beaches and snorkelling opportunities.  According to mythology the Trojan hero Aeneas landed here after fleeing Troy.

    -Architecture: During the late 19th century and early 20th century members of the upper class and aristocracy from Salento used to holiday here.  They have left a rich architectural legacy with Art Nouveau and Art Deco manors and Moorish influenced homes with domes and ornate balconies.

    -Nightlife: Santa Cesarea Terme has a good collection of restaurants, cafés and inns that serve regional and international cuisines.  Many stay open until late and offer sea views which are magnificent when there is a full moon.  The many warm evenings allow for al fresco dining for much of the year.

    -Fiestas: Santa Cesarea Terme is situated in Puglia, a region known for its fresh produce and gourmet specialities.  Every Easter the resort hosts a festival dedicated to cuddrura, a deep-fried sweet. Though usually made at home it can be found in some of Santa Cesarea Terme’s bakeries.

    Weather in Santa Cesarea Terme

    The climate around Santa Cesarea Terme apartments is Mediterranean, with hot summers full of sunshine and mild winters.  The hottest months of the year are June, July and August where the temperatures sit somewhere between 30°C and 35°C.  The coldest months are from November to February where the average daily temperatures can drop to between 10°C and 15°C.  Even in the wetter winter months the rainfall is relatively low.

    Travel to Santa Cesarea Terme

    The closest airport to Santa Cesarea Terme is Pepola – Casale airport in Brindisi.  From there holidaymakers can rent a car or take the shuttle to Lecce City Terminal.  Once there, local buses will bring them to Santa Cesarea Terme, at a distance of 47 kilometres away.  Guests can also arrive in Lecce by train and then take the bus, rent a car or hire a taxi to reach holiday villas in Santa Cesarea Terme.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Santa Cesarea Terme

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Santa Cesarea Terme. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Terme di Santa Cesarea (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Santa Cesarea Terme Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
    • Porto Badisco Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Grotta Verde (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
    • Quercia Vallonea (8.7 mi / 14 km)
    • Baia Dei Turchi Beach (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)