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Lecce Salento Castro charming house with private garden

14 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
1 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in Andrano

In Salento respect for the simple country meets contemporary rigor within the walls of an old carriage house tastefully renovated.

The guideline of this small home is the contamination of local tradition with colors and furnishings of metropolitan taste. In fact larger than the use of materials with the use of local stone and in the workforce, where we made use of the experience of local artisans.

So here in the bedroom, served by a bathroom with whirlpool tub, the mattress was laid on top of a masonry structure that serves as a bed and also incorporates two bedside tables. An old door reveals and access to the veranda covered with terracotta tiles, ideal place to think and dream lulled by the breeze scented with lavender and rosemary.

The living room is the second master bedroom with the sofa bed and the furniture deliberately essential. Some items sometimes alluding to the local culture are mixed with pieces of contemporary design, giving it a taste of artifact ever lived.

The kitchen and second bathroom a perfect blend of the interior with the exterior and bright thanks to large windows that lead to the view between aromatic and medicinal herbs, surrounded by the lush greenery of citrus. The kitchen also opens onto an outdoor dining area defined by prickly pear and old stone walls which together with the large fig tree supporting the tent sheltering from the hot sun.

Finally, it is exploited in a sustainable rainwater flowing in an old tank cut in stone, through a system of ducts need artificial irrigation of the vegetation.

The environment inside and outside the home is therefore intense and at the same time with minimal additions of the past that combines the best of modern technology, thus proving to be the best retreat for relaxation and freedom.

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  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Dimora Cavalieri
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian
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Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
19 October, 2016
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based on 14 holidaymaker reviews

Lecce Salento Castro charming house with private garden
average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews

Unforgettable stay / Séjour inoubliable

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic places to be on holiday. An environment ideal to distressed (very cozy terrace in the shadow of a beautiful Fig tree with a nice garden), very well furnished house (TV, radio, air conditionning, washing machine, dishwasher, bubble bath,...), nicely decorated with a touch of finishing details. The house is situated perfectly to discover the great region of Salento. Monica and Sergio are the best host to give you all advices because they know all special places worth visiting, they also make you taste the local products. This very happy couple are amazingly friendly, helpful, always available. Thanks to them for making our vacation unforgettable, we will come back as soon as we can.

Fantastique endroit de vacances, un environement ideal a la detente (une terasse chaleureuse sous un sublime figieur face a un tres beau jardin), une maison tres bien equipée (TV, Radio, climatisation, jaccuzi, lave vaiselle, lave linge, etc..) avec une tres belle decoration. La maison est idéalement situtée pour visitier facilement toute la région de Salento. Monica et Sergio, les propriétaires sont tres accueillants et vous donnent tous les conseils de visite des plus beaux sites a voir absolument dans cette region. Ils vous feront découvrir toutes les spécialiés locales. Ils sont sont aux petits soins de leur locataire pour que leur séjour soit inoubliable. Merci beaucoup Moinica et Sergio pour ces 10 jours de reve chez vous.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci merci et encore merci Veronique pour tout! Vous etez une superbe famille et c'est un réel plaisir pour nous rencontrer des gens aussi chaleureux et gentils. Je l'espère vraiment de vous revoir bientôt vec de petites filles adorables pour un autre vacances dans le Salento. Un gros gros calin!
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relaxing holiday

  • 5 of 5

We had 4 nights at Dimora Cavalieri and I wish it could have been longer. Booking and getting a spacious and very elegant apartment with a pleasant garden is what I call a great deal! This is a beautiful, cosy, colourful hideaway, just out of the city centre - a real joy to stay and feel you at home.

Charming room as well as the bathroom, very nice kitchen too, with all the amenities you could need – tea and coffee capsules to enjoy at any time. A special mention for the delicious food and homemade speciality offered by the owners, delightful people: organic extra virgin oil as well as marmalade, stone baked rustic bread, wine and least but not last the lovely pasticciotti cakes offered as a welcome in the house.

The owners are very kind and helpful and made every effort to make us feel at home. All in all, a jewel of a place to stay in the beautiful Salento. We would love to come back soon and enjoy the unfinished beauties of Lecce and surroundings, also the lovely company of Monica and Sergio.

Many thanks indeed for the lovely time we spent together.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 2, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for everything, it was a great pleasure to meet you! Hope to see you soon!
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Un accueil exceptionnel !!

  • 5 of 5

Mention spéciale pour les propriétaires, Monica et Sergio, qui sont adorables ! Au petit soin avec leurs hôtes et d'une grande disponibilité : ils nous ont fait découvrir les spécialités culinaires de leur région et nous avons beaucoup apprécié le charme des petits villages du Salento.

Maison très propre et agréable, aménagement soigneusement pensé avec le souci du confort des occupants.

Nous avons été ravis de notre séjour et recommandons sans réserve !

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nous sommes trés heureux que les vacances dans le Salento vous l'avez aimé et que la maison était agréable et confortable pour les nombreux moments de détente.Il nous manque la vue du beau chat dans le jardin ... nous espérons vous voir bientôt! Un tendre embrassade à vous!
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Un couple très sympathique

  • 5 of 5

Très agréable séjour dans une maison très bien tenue:tout y est comme neuf et très propre.Mais ce sont surtout les propriétaires qui sont charmants.Monica et Sergio ont été aux petits soins pour nous.Attentifs à notre bien-être,ils ont su nous transmettre leur amour du Salento en nous fournissant des conseils et de la documentation.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci pour la merveilleuse commentaire! Nous sommes heureux que vous avez passée un bon séjour et nous espérons vous revoir bientôt.Un gros câlin à vous et à Idir!
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Que du bonheur

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé d'excellentes vacances dans la maison de Sergio et Monica.

La maison est très propre, très bien équipée où l'on peut se reposer.

Sergio et Monica sont très accueillants et prennent soin de leurs hôtes. Beaucoup de spécialités du Salento nous attendaient en arrivant et nous avons eu la chance de goûter les excellents fruits et légumes bio du papa de Sergio, les confitures de la maman de Monica et les pastichiotto lemon !!!

Monica, qui parle bien français, nous a donné des informations sur les différents endroits à visiter dans le Salento qui est une région magnifique et sur les spécialités (café leccese) !

Merci encore à vous 2 pour votre hospitalité ! Si nous revenons dans votre jolie région, nous n'hésiterons pas à passer notre séjour dans cette charmante maison.

Corinne, Patrick, Marine et Maude.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Bonsoir, merci pour la merveilleuse commentaire! Pour nous ce fut un réel plaisir de vous rencontrer. Vous êtes de gens très gentils et aimables et nous espérons vous revoir bientôt. Un gros câlin aux filles et à vous! Monica
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Wohlfühloase im Salento

  • 5 of 5

Hinter dem eher unscheinbar wirkenden Äußeren an der Straße verbirgt sich eine in sich geschlossene und von der Außenwelt abgeschirmte Wohlfühloase. Garten Terrasse, Veranda - großzügig angelegt und mit vielen Pflanzen versehen - laden zum Aufenthalt im Freien ein. Großzügig auch das Innere des Hauses mit hohem Einrichtungsstandard (Beschreibung trifft zu!) und einem großen französischen Bett mit bester Matratze.

W-Lan erleichtert die Tagesplanungen sowohl zur nahegelegenen Küste wie zu Ausflügen zu Städten und Siedlungen dieses geschichtsträchtigen Landes.

Die sprichwörtliche Freundlichkeit der Salentiner findet man ganz in der Nähe, in Person des jungen Gastgeberpaares Monica und Sergio. Die Begegnungen mit ihnen waren natürlich (nicht gekünstelt) herzlich und haben so ganz erheblich zu einem rundum angenehmen und erfüllten Aufenthalt beigetragen. Man kann nur jedem Freund wünschen, diesselbe Erfahrung zu machen.

Ingeborg und Karl

  • Review Submitted: Oct 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for everything, because you were the perfect guests... have been so kind and thoughtful!It was delightful meeting you, and we hope to see you again soon! A big hug.
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Nearest Airport
70 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
16 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
33 Kilometres
acaya golf club
Nearest Train
0.5 Kilometres
andrano-castiglione d'otranto
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
Carpe Diem, Lu Spilu, La bersagliera
Nearest Beach
0.5 Kilometres
s.cesarea terme castro otranto
Car: necessary

Andrano is one of the smallest and oldest towns of Salento, with its hidden cave churches, the mysterious Byzantine crypts, numerous watch towers created to prevent the incursions of the Saracens-turkish. Characteristic of the cycling routes between carob trees and old olive groves that unfold in the wilderness like many "sheep tracks" along the roads from the age-old origins of the land stretching towards the sea with its rocky coves scented myrtle. Everywhere in this village there are traces of history, told and is jealously guarded in his castle Spinola-Caracciolo, the seat of the regional natural park "St. Mary of Otranto-Leuca-Tricase Forest ", is one of the tiny houses and traditional courtyard houses, where the local stone stands in all its glory and where housewives perpetuate a tradition of orecchiette and poor sublimated products in delicious recipes semplicità.In few minutes you can reach the beautiful cliffs of Castro, or those of S. Cesarea Terme renowned spa since 1899 with numerous sulfur springs. For those who love diving do not miss the Ciolo, an inlet spectacular four kilometers from Leuca, without forgetting Porto Badisco surrounded by prickly pear and patches of myrtle, known as the first landing of Aeneas from Troy and the Deer Cave, one of the most important prehistoric sites in Europe. Driving along the scenic coastal road to say the least, we come then to Otranto with its castle on the sea and the great mosaic of the cathedral that tells all the imagery of the era. Particularly striking the neighboring villages of Andrano, more and more praised as Tricase, Mirror, Preston, Giurdignano with its garden of Italy rich in megalithic 7 Dolmen and Menhir 18 and others encountered moving from the Adriatic to the Ionian Sea, between the ruins messapici of Large and stairways of the Roman amphitheater in Lecce, between the medieval castles and baroque cathedrals, because as he said Piovene in his "Italian Journey" the "Salento is a land of mirages, windy; it's great, you plan sweetness. It remains in my memory more like an imaginary journey that as a real journey. "


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Andrano, Lecce province

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
8 Oct 2016 - 29 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Nov- Dec
30 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
17 Dec 2016 - 17 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
18 Feb 2017 - 18 Mar 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
19 Mar 2017 - 14 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
15 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
29 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
3 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
24 Jun 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
8 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
15 Jul 2017 - 28 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
29 Jul 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
19 Aug 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
26 Aug 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £178

Il prezzo indicato include il cambio biancheria, il servizio di pulizia infrasettimanale e finale oltre al garage privato. Possibilità di usufruire ad una tariffa maggiorata del servizio Hospitality Home&More che include oltre al pernottamento,una colazione molto ricca e la pulizia giornaliera. Possibilità di noleggiare barche,seguire corsi di cucina,usufruire di uno chef privato. Possibilità di giocare a tennis con istruttore privato nel vicino campo (1,5km).

Acconto 30% per effettuare la prenotazione, saldo al check in
Cauzione di euro 200,00 che sarà restituita al check out
Il costo del riscaldamento invernale a carico del conduttore.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Andrano in Puglia

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • 2 bathrooms Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Jacuzzi Teuco, Bidet 2-Bathroom Toilet, Bidet shower in masonry Both bathrooms are brand new with only faux finishes. The windows on the garden (like the others) are equipped with mosquito nets.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 Double Bed
    - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Double bedroom. Possibility to add a cot. Radio, TV, air conditioning, private bathroom. Access to the veranda
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Bicycles
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Tennis
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • Disco club
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
On request it is possible to use the formula Hospitality Home & More with a higher charge includes in addition to accommodation, a rich breakfast served any time and daily cleaning. Security System soaps basic toilet paper Recycle bags for recycling Deckchairs Local activities guide local maps. Calendar Terme s. Caesarea Bottle Thermos Tv Upon request, a tasting of extra virgin olive oil produced in the olive groves of the property. You can taste also of rose wine produced in the vineyards natives. Also in the fall, by agreement with the owners, you can participate in the traditional olive harvest. On request it is possible to book dinner of traditional dishes of Salento. On request it is possible, subject to availability center for asylum dog kennel of your trust. (Required ilpassaporto and / or medical records.) Website http: // www. wolfindog. en /

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