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Mansion - Corigliano d'otranto Stone villa with private pool and garden

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,399 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

The property concern in an “Italian Masseria”** builth in the 17th restructured last year and over than 1500 square meters of garden, with a wonderful and private use pool of 40 square meters. Thanks to a wood porch in the front of the house is possible to have dinner in the open air. You can also roast your dinner using the external barbeque. The whole property is encircled with a stone wall over than 2,5 meters height that ensure complete privacy and security.

Inside the Masseria there is a big hall with a working stone and wood made fireplace and an interconnected kitchen place. A bedroom with ceiling “volta”, and a second wedding bedroom also with “volta” ceiling in original “leccese”*** stone. The wedding bedroom is supplied with a wonderful and ancient fireplace. The “Masseria” is completed by a big bathroom with shower.

*** local stone used in construction, a sort of tufa stone. Light, porous and rich of fossil remain.

More Details

Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english, french, german, italian
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2018


Corigliano D'otranto Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1399 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16.30 / Check-out: 10.00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fan
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Linen Rental Possible
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Toilet 1 - toilet
    Shower room 1 - shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • Books
  • Games
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Bicycles ...
  • Courtyard
  • Deck / Patio
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Loggia
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Parasol
  • Porch / Veranda
  • 1 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Staff
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(50 traveler reviews)

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Mansion - Corigliano d'otranto Stone villa with private pool and garden
average rating of 4.72 based on 50 reviews

Rustic oasis

  • 3 of 5

We have agonised about the star rating for this property as some aspects were definitely 5 stars while others fell well short. We feel with a little bit more investment this property could easily achieve 4 to 4.5 stars. We hope our review is honest and fair and helps to inform future guests and Alessio the owner.

The outside area is magnificent- 5 stars. Beautiful garden, lovely swimming pool, although no shallow end. All extremely clean and well maintained. The property is situated in a quiet area within easy driving distance of a number of towns and attractions. Nearby in Corigliano is an award winning restaurant (ask Salvatore) which is well worth a visit.

The bathroom is 5 stars. Modern, well decorated, clean and plenty of hot water.

The bedrooms are probably 2 to 3 stars depending on how many are in the party. Beds were comfortable although pillows were not adequate. Lumpy and thin. Access to the bathroom was via the other bedroom.

The kitchen was disappointing, 2 stars, although spacious and clean, did not provide the quality I would expect when renting holiday accomodation. The equipment was old and obviously very used. There was no kettle or oven and the wooden frying pan handle allowed the pan to rotate which could have lead to a nasty accident. We like to cook and so this may not be relevant to those who like to eat out a lot. The property claims to have a washing machine but it doesn't.

However Salvatore and Rosy, the caretakers are a huge plus, 5 stars++

They keep the property extremely clean and are eager to comply with any request. They provided a delicious meal on arrival for norminal price and this was far more than we could eat. They do not speak English but we managed in German and French with a smattering of Italian!!

Having said all this, we had a fabulous time and were reluctant to leave. We like rustic but like a little more luxury in kitchen equipment and pillows.

Finally Alessio is very easy to contact, responding quickly to any requests for information. Not having to pay the final instalment until we arrived also helped to give us peace of mind.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I thank you very much for the excellent comments you have given us for the great part of the structure. Any advice on how to improve our villa is always kept in great consideration. I have already asked Salvatore to immediately buy new pillows and new pots, to be able to cook safely, unfortunately we did not notice the problem. Thank you for reporting it. In this winter 2016 we have renewed the bathroom you really loved, the kitchen is planned to be renovated in winter 2017. The washing machine is not present in the villa, it is also written on the site, is replaced by a service done by Rosy 10 € washing, drying and ironing, 5kg laundry. My wife says that even for women are on vacation, and they do not have to wash and iron! We hope you can have our guests again next year, and following your tips, maybe we will have the next 4 or 4.5 stars fly.
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"To be quite honest, Th...

  • 5 of 5

"To be quite honest,

The entire family was over the moon with the masseria and the Grecia region.

The only minor negative aspect I can think of is that there is no door between the bedrooms.

Thanks to Salvatore and Rosy we felt very welcome indeed.

We certainly consider returning.

Bruno & family"

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2011
  • Stayed: July 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the feedback and I wanted to inform you that the little problem of the door was promptly resolved.
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"Fantastic place, peacefu...

  • 5 of 5

"Fantastic place, peaceful, harmonious. With Salvatore and Rosy as very helpful and friendly hosts. We had a very nice and relaxing vacation here."

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2010
  • Stayed: April 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

Mooei oude villa op het platteland, maar niet te ver van het dorp. Prachtig onderhouden tuin. Wij waren er in maart, dus het zwembad was nog te koud en afgedekt, maar in april is het er al 25 C en kan je van het zwemnbad gebruik maken. Alleraardigst beheerdersechtpaar die - afgescheiden - aan de andere kant van het landgoed wonen. Goede uitvalsbasis voor de kust en Lecce. Aanrader !

Andre & Janneke

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Super Unterkunft zum Genießen und Abschalten

  • 5 of 5

Die Unterkunft ist super geeignet um Salento zu erkunden und durch die ruhige Lage ideal zum Abschalten vom Alltag, einfach genial. Am Pool liegen oder den Abend am Grill ausklingen lassen, alles was man zum Entspannen braucht ist vorhanden, die Privatspähre extrem hochwertig. Ein Highlight ist der Kontakt zu den Gastgebern, mit denen man sich perfekt austauschen kann, einfach perfekt für den einfachen Zugang zu Land und Region ! Wir sind schwer begeistert und kommen bestimmt wieder !!!

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the nice review, we were very happy to accommodate your lovely family, your kids make the happiness of every owner, very respectful of the property and perfectly polite. I hope you can come back soon to our villa.
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Une excellente semaine!

  • 5 of 5

Superbe endroit, calme, très bien entretenu. Salvatore et sa femme passent tous les jours pour l'entretien de la piscine, les poubelles.... Ils sont très gentils et serviables. Ils nous ont preparé un repas délicieux, servi sur la terrasse !! Un régal.

Il faisait très chaud, nous aurions apprécié un peu de clim la nuit.

Les chambres communiquent entre elles donc cette villa est préférable pour une famille.

Nous la conseillons vivement!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary

On your arrival, you’ll find our friends Salvatore and his wife Rosy, full reliable persons who will guide and advice you on every question about the accommodation. You can also ask and confide in any suggestion about good restaurants, having shopping, buy furnitures, beautiful seasides,…. At the end of the greeting operation, Salvatore and Rosy will leave and will leave you free in the Masseria.

The Masseria is surrounded by Salento’s olive trees. It’s 20 minutes of car to reach the sea. It’s builth in Corigliano d’Otranto land, in the serenity of the country but only 2 km far from the village full service centre. Due to a strategic position that collocate Masseria in the middle of the region, you can reach everyone of the numerous beautiful Salento’s beaches an any important location (Lecce city,…) in only 20-25 Km travel.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $92.16

Consegna delle chiavi da parte del Proprietario non presente in locorietario

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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