About the property
- Barn430 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay3 nights
The 'Franchina' property has three cottages, made out of dry stone, called 'trullo' or 'pajara' .Mareverde is the left cottage(looking the property) that has a splendid frontsea covered veranda equipped with bbq,dining table, rocking sofa,outdoor shower,and an hammock under a big old olive tree. It has one bed room with a double bed.Eventually you can have an extra bed in the livingroom.
The rustic garden, located on a terraced down hill that reaches a pristine reef, is filled with secular olive trees, holm-oaks and Mediterranean plants. It's equipped with outdoor barbecues, pizza-oven & hammocks, offering to the guests splendid shady corners to relax.
The common terrace is equipped with sun beds and beach umbrella. The sea below, visible from the covered verandas where one may spend a comfortable portion of the day, is crystal clear. You can easily access the sea by stone pathways leading directly to the living reef. There are no sand beaches at this particular portion of the coast, however sand beaches are accessible 13 km away at Santa Maria di Leuca, the extreme point of Italy (finibus terrae).
Livia & Bruno
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- Response time:
- within a few hours
- English, French, Spanish, Italian
- Calendar last updated:
- Sep 9, 2016
About Livia & Bruno
Alitalia pilot arrived here casually with my wife and in love at first sight of the place, now I live in Salento for 8 months a year
Livia & Bruno purchased this Barn in 2003
What makes this Barn unique
Salento is a peninsular region of south-eastern Apulia bordering on east the Adriatic Sea and on west the Ionian Sea. A territory with a natural tourist vocation capable to stimulate and transmit different messages enchanting with the myths and signs of ancient peoples, to interest with the testimony and cross-breeding of cultures of the Mediterranean. Along the coast, you can admire the continuous alternation of soft sand and a low rocky coast on the sea, high and steep on the Adriatic coast, low and soft on the Jonian. The inner part of the territory, you can see huge fields of olive trees, interspersed with vineyards, which product fine wines and oils.Who discover the Salento appreciates the magical atmosphere, the many wonders to discover, the hot sun, the blue sky, the cristal sea, the Baroque art. A mix of art, culture, tourism and traditions that makes this land unique for those who live there and great for those who visit it.Trekking: For hikers there are many beautiful trails along the cliffs overlooking the sea, from which you can access the crystal clear sea in many isolated places.These trails and paths were mapped by smugglers of salt that long time agò, gathered salt in the numerous pools of the cliff.This area is famous for this salt routes“vie del sale”and the newspaper" Bellitalia" has even dedicated a special insert in June 2013>Then there is that part of Greece called Grecia Salentina: situated in the heart of the Salento peninsula is an area where lives a community that preserves the language, culture and traditions of Greek origin.
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ARRIVAL BY CAR: take the highway south to LECCE;arriving Lecce,before entering turn right and proceed to the direction of Maglie,S.Maria di leuca and Montesano,then Tricase.Crossing Tricase go to Tricase Porto and join the coast road sp358 in direction of S.M.di Leuca. At Km 37.700 there is a sign board(Oasi bar),turn left, go down the hill and after about 2 KM (the last 300mt are not asphalted)you will see a blue wooden gate on your right with a ceramic fish on top. At last, you are arrived at home! Welcome Bike hire in corsano
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check in dopo le 16:00,check out 10:00 pulizie finali incluse (30) biancheria non inclusa ma si noleggiano le lenzuola a 10/persona Supplemento aria cond.0,40€per kw (circa 0,40€/h) Consegna delle chiavi da parte del proprietario