Where to stay around Alessano?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,267 holiday lettings near Alessano. From 820 apartments to 634 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Alessano is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Vado Tower: 3,717 holiday lettings
  • Lighthouse of Santa Maria di Leuca: 2,707 holiday lettings
  • Torre San Giovanni Harbor: 4,818 holiday lettings
  • Felloniche Beach: 3,334 holiday lettings
  • Grotte di Leuca: 2,848 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Alessano 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 Alessano?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 820 apartments in Alessano. Our other popular types of Alessano holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 634 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 465 self catering accommodations
  • Chateaus: 78 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alessano?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 382 holiday homes with pool available in Alessano. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Alessano, Italy, Your Home Away From Home

    Situated in the Lecce province of Italy, Alessano makes a wonderful place to take a holiday. Relatively undisturbed by the mass tourism that has plagued other parts of Italy, life here still goes on at a more relaxed pace. The best way to experience this is by renting self catering accommodation in Alessano. This way, you will get more of a feel for this quiet town and its people far better than if you were staying in an hotel. A holiday rental apartment in Alessano comes with all the facilities that you would expect to make your stay a comfortable and happy one.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Alessano, Italy

    Alessano is ideally located in the countryside, but only minutes away from the coast by car. There are many beaches which are accessible from around the Salentine peninsula, where sunbathing and swimming are ever popular. During the summer, jet skiing, water skiing and diving also make pleasant diversions. Holidays in Alessano are all about experiencing a slower pace of life, and during the evening, a stroll around this historic town and dinner in a seafood restaurant is a wonderful way to end the day.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Alessano, Italy

    There is much to see and do in the general area around Alessano, and so a hire car should be considered if you are thinking of taking a holiday here. Olive groves dot the landscape, and some of the small fishing villages can be very quaint. The larger city of Lecce is less than an hour by car, and is worth a day trip to see some of the Roman remains there. Add into the mix historic towns such as Gallipoli, and it may seem that two weeks is not enough time to fully appreciate the area whilst on holiday in Alessano.

    Weather in Alessano, Italy

    Alessano is blessed with the classic Mediterranean climate, which means there are hot, dry summers and mild winters. This means that a holiday in Alessano can be taken at almost any time of year. During the winter, the temperature very rarely dips below 10 degrees Celsius; whilst the summer top temperatures can be as high as the mid-thirties degrees. If you are thinking of taking a vacation in the height of summer, then it might be wise to choose a holiday rental villa in Alessano that has air conditioning. October and November prove to be the wettest months, with just over 19 inches of rainfall during the whole year.

    Travel to Alessano, Italy

    Whilst some people may choose to drive to their self catering accommodation in Alessano, most will fly. The nearest airport, although called the Lecce Papola Casale Airport (BDS) is actually located near Brindisi. Flights arrive here courtesy of Ryanair from London Stansted (STN). The airport is also serviced by easyJet, TUI and Air Italy. Hiring a rental car and collecting it from the airport is probably the best way to get to Alessano, and that will also give you the mobility and independence to get around the region at your leisure.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Alessano

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Alessano. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Quercia Vallonea (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Spiaggia di Pescoluse (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Felloniche Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
    • Grotta Verde (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
    • Santa Maria di Leuca Beach (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
    • Lido Marini Beach (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)