In the sunny and warm Salento countryside, is located the wonderful, three-storey-high Villa Neviera aka Torre del Rifugio (Tower of Refuge), an 1888 rustic villa. An elegant and imposing building, completely renovated, this renowned edifice is perfect for a holiday in Salento. At just a few kilometers from the town of Cellino San Marco, just above 20 kilometers from Lecce, the baroque capital of the South, and 12 kilometers from the closest beach, the Torre del Rifugio will be the perfect place for you to start exploring Salento. The furnished interiors include a voluminous kitchen, a spacious dining room, two sitting rooms and an enormous living room, each of them with their own fireplace; four bedrooms, four bathrooms and a panoramic terrace. The surrounding grounds are filled with lemon and orange trees, pines which dot long paths, an ancient oak tree, one of the oldest in Salento, green meadows, old vineyards and quiet and shady woods, privately owned, perfect for long walks.
As an optional, the two keepers will cook and clean for you, so that you will have not to worry about anything but enjoying your Southern holiday.
Main centers of interest:
• Lecce 22 km): the main city of Salento, capital of Southern ba2roque, lively city with a thriving cultural activity and an amazing amount of art to admire.
• Porto Cesareo 25 km): the most famous seaside town in Salento, characterized by plenty of beach resorts and public beaches alike, and by the crystalline clarity of the water
• Gallipoli 50 km): well-known for its Old Town, completely built on an island, this town offers breath-taking sunsets and a relaxed lifestyle.
• Otranto 60 km): historical town, renowned for its old town center and its nightlife
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A tranquil villa in Iznate, Nerja. Offering stunning sea views, a private pool and shaded areas you can enjoy a holiday in a peaceful location, where the Spanish live and tend their grapes, olives and almonds.