Seafront Mediterranean style Villa-Salento-Otranto

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  • 3 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Villa

This wonderful Villa is located just few metres from the sea,with a stunning sea view. Very quiet and peaceful, yet only five minutes from the most known and larger resorts such as Torre Dell'Orso, moreover it's only twenty minutes far from Otranto; the villa has easy access to all amenities, including shopping market, tobacconist, fully equipped shores, restaurants and pizzeria,with plenty in the surrounding area to see and do during your stay.

The villa has a very nice verandah, furnished with a table and chairs, that enables you to dine al fresco and with a lot of space for your children that will be fully free to enjoy their vacation.With ...Read more


Seafront Mediterranean style Villa-Salento-Otranto
Melendugno, Puglia, Italy

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Even if Roca Vecchia is a very small place, it can be very interesting cause of its culture and its customs: there are always archaeological discoveries! Recently, archaeologist discovered that Roca has been conquered by Turkish, in 1480; it has been destroyed in 1550 and several times after that, but it was reborn again and again. You will find the attestation of a lot of past cultures and civilization. Roca Vecchia is a place with a mainly rocky coast, even if the sea cliff is easily pervious.

Roca Vecchia is 20 minutes far from Lecce by car, that is tha capital city of the province. Lecce is important for other reasons too: in fact it’s known as “the Florence of south Italy” because of its Baroque monuments and buildings. Furthermore Lecce is at the 7th place of Lonely Planet' Best in travel Guide of 2010, it is the only city in the whole Italy: If you come in Lecce, you can try the culinary delights, that are famous all around Italy!

Otranto is only 20 minutes by car far from Roca. Otranto is very known all around the world: it is a cultural and artistic town, and its streets are always full by people who love its Gothic, magic atmosphere!

Moreover, literature lovers surely know Otranto since it is the set of Horace Walpole’s masterpiece, “The Castle of Otranto”. Otranto shows the attestation of several cultures because of its history:In the 8th century, it was for some time in the possession of duke Arechis II of Benevento. It remained in the hands of the Byzantine emperors until it was among the last cities of Apulia to surrender to the Norman Robert Guiscard in 1068.In 1480, without warning, an Ottoman Turkish fleet invaded Otranto, landing nearby the city and capturing it along with its fort.In 1804, the city was obliged to harbour a French garrison that was established there to watch the movements of the English fleet. Under the French name of Otranto it was created a duché grand-fief de l'Empire in the Napoleonic kingdom of Naples for Joseph Fouché.

More About This Location

Beach or lakeside relaxation, City vacations, Waterfront

Getting There

Nearest ferry port: Brindisi and Otranto, 15 miles
Nearest train station: Lecce, 22 miles
Nearest airport: Brindisi, 45 miles
Car is recommended


Last updated on February 10, 2015
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  • A/C or climate control
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
Property Features
  • Ocean or water views
  • Waterfront
  • Stove or Oven
  • Freezer
  • Television
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Garden
  • 6 Dining chairs
  • Pet friendly - no
  • Smoking allowed - yes
  • Suitable for children - yes
  • Suitable for the elderly - ask
  • Wheelchair accessible - ask

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