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Giovanni Anglani

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, italian

Characteristic and renovated apartment in the heart of Lecce.

25 Reviews
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

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Overview

Lecce Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Three levels apartment at walking distance from Piazza S. Oronzo and Santacroce

SWEET HOME LECCE TOWN CENTRE is an apartment with independent access, totally furnished and located at walking distance from the Basiica di Santa Croce and the Pizza Sant’Oronzo, in the old part of Lecce. From its a quite little street in the touristic and cultural part of the town, Sweet Home Lecce offers the ideal solution both to walk down the city centre, and to visit the neighborhoods, being easy to reach by car and disposing of a comfortable parking-slot nearby. Recently restructured, the apartment is composed of three levels, including a mezzanine, a ground floor and a tavern, and can host up to six persons: Two on the mezzanine (queen size bed), and four in the tavern (one double convertible sofa and two single beds). Each part of the apartment is furnished with taste and offers a high level of comfort, being equipped with air conditioning, television with satellite connection, Wi-fi Internet, shower with hydro massage, hair dryer and a furnished kitchen.

Apartment Sweet Home Lecce Town Centre is located at the entrance of the historic center of Lecce, where begins the pedestrian area of the city, so it is ideal for visiting on foot the center and to move quickly to the Adriatic and Ionian coasts.

A few steps from the Basilica of Santa Croce, from Piazza Duomo (400 m) and from Piazza Sant’Oronzo (300 m) in the historic center of Lecce.

The nearest beach (Torre Chianca) is about 7 km away and in less than 30 minutes you can reach nearly any location of the Adriatic and Ionian coasts, as Porto Cesareo (20 km), Torre dell’Orso (20 km), Gallipoli (30 km) and Otranto (30 km).

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
Giovanni Anglani (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, italian

Reviews

4.8
based on 25 traveler reviews

Characteristic and renovated apartment in the heart of Lecce.
average rating of 4.76 based on 28 reviews
5

Perfect property for enjoying the historic centre of Lecce

  • 5 of 5

This is a great flat to stay in. It is located inside the old city with its must see churches, beautiful architecture and Roman ruins. The flat is situated in the more residential side rather than the touristy bit of Lecce. It gives you a real feel for the town and its people. Geovanni cannot be a more gracious and helpful host and speaks good English. He suggests some great restaurants and bars and helps you to enjoy your stay. There are local shops to get the basics and great restaurants and bars five minutes from the flat. The flat itself is very clean, well laid out and maintained, with a comfortable open plan bedroom above the sitting room area or if you prefer there are fold out beds in the basement. There are two dining areas as well as a little breakfast table and a step in shower, bathroom with bidet. It has loads of room to move around in. If you want to make your own meals, it has a cooker and fridge and plenty of cutlery and dishes. There are TVs in the bedroom, sitting room and basement areas. The neighbours seem very friendly and if you like cats, there are some local characters wandering around that love the occasional treat and provide entertainment. It is also a very safe area. In fact Lecce overall is very friendly. You could almost eat off the pavement it is so clean. The fantastic local wine and olive oil and amazing portions of food in the restaurants, reasonably priced, will tempt you to come back for more. I have to thank the brothers who own my local restaurant in Fulham, Pizzica, and come from Lecce for their recommendation to visit this "Florence of the South". Otherwise I would never have found this hidden gem. With beaches 20 minutes away what more could you ask for. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The Key to Enjoying Lecce

  • 5 of 5

We rented Sweet Home Lecce for a week in April of 2016 and spent time exploring Lecce and the surrounding country side. The apartment is well situated for both, being on the edge of the old town with reasonably priced parking near-by. We walked everywhere easily from the apartment. It is very comfortable for Anne and I and would also suit a family.

Giovanni is a very generous and knowledgeable host He picked us up at the train station, helped with a rental car and offered good advice on shopping, bars, restaurants and sites to visit in Lecce and in the surrounding region.

Thanks again for the extra effort Giovanni!

  • Submitted: May 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best location ever!

  • 5 of 5

Giovanni's apartment on the sweetest little street in old Lecce was amazing. It was very, very large so we could spread out and relax after spending 10 days in small hotel rooms. We walked only minutes for Cappuccino, great shopping, and fabulous restaurants and wine bars. And Giovanni had a wealth of information to give us upon arrival. We rented a car so we could visit the many wonderful small towns of Puglia but were always happy to come back to our base "home" to regroup and start again the next day.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

An elegant restful haven

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful beautiful space! Giovanni is a warm an generous host, and the apartment is situated beautifully on the edge of the old town. We walked everywhere and were not disappointed by Giovanni's many restaurant recommendations! The apartment is very comfortable, and completely equipped, and the groined vaulted ceiling is a thing to behold. We will no doubt return! Mille gracie Giovanni!

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A great apartment in a fantastic city

  • 5 of 5

We used this apartment for a 2 week stay. This is a great property if you want to visit the beautiful city of Lecce. Everything was as described and the owner Giovanni couldn't have done more to welcome us, including a short walk around the city. The location is great and most of the major sights are within a 10 min walk, so if your thinking of visiting Lecce (and you should) then this property is ideal

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you i hope to see you again in Lecce :)
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5

Quite lovely

  • 5 of 5

This apartment in historical Lecce was superb. It was clean, well furnished and had all the amenities. We were able to walk to the restaurants, cafes and shops easily. Giovanni the owner was extremely helpful with recommendations of restaurants, day trips and anything else we needed. Any requests was followed up immediately and Giovanni made sure all was okay. I would recommend this apartment to all our friends or relatives. A real gem!!

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
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Owner's Response: Thank you Bernie and Lily, it is always a pleasure hosting nice people like you.
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Brindisi
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Acaya golf club
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Lecce
Nearest Beach
10 Kilometres
Torre chianca
Car: not necessary

In the old part of Lecce, a few steps from 'Piazza Santo Oronzo' and Duomo.

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Rates & Availability

Lecce Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2016
Aug 28 2016 - Oct 28 2016
3 night minimum stay
$56
From
$67
Fri,Sat,Sun
$393
$899
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn
Oct 29 2016 - Dec 23 2016
2 night minimum stay
$56
From
$67
Fri,Sat,Sun
$393
$899
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
Dec 24 2016 - Jan 8 2017
5 night minimum stay
$79
$506
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter
Jan 9 2017 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$56
From
$67
Fri,Sat,Sun
$393
$899
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$67
$393
$899
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Start/Final Cleaning $34

The prices include: initial cleaning, bed linen and towels, needed for breakfast, wifi internet.
The monthly price is indipendent of the number of people (1-4)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Lecce Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (detached)
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 100 m²
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bagno 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Apparamento - 1 queen
    Tav - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , 2 divani letto matrimoniali
  • Two indipendent double bedrooms.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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