Masseria Terra dei Padri, Apulia
|S.P. 101 per Cellino San Marco, Km 1,6, 73012, Campi Salentina, Lecce, Apulia, ITALY.|
Description: Masseria Terra dei PadriStanding in the heart of the Apulia countryside on the Salento Peninsula, Masseria Terra dei Padri is set in a painstakingly restored and modernised 17th century traditional farmhouse. This boutique property offers luxury accommodation and fine dining in a quiet, rural atmosphere.
Masseria Terra dei Padri is located just half an hour's drive from the magnificent city of Lecce, often called "the Florence of the South", due to its magnificent landmarks and monuments, including the basilica of Santa Croce, the Roman amphitheatre, and the Piazza Duomo and the cathedral. Ideal for exploring this spectacular region of Apulia, between the Adriatic and the Tyrrhenian seas, many more of the region's most important attractions are within easy reach. The hotel's staff are on hand to offer advice and routes for excursions, and bicycles are available for hire at reception.
Masseria Terra dei Padri is home to a fine restaurant, where the chef and his team create delicious menus based on regional cuisine and the finest local produce. As a producer of the finest extra virgin olive oil, the Masseria organises multi-sensory oil, wine and cheese tastings, as well as cookery classes. The estate's olive oil and Salice Salentino Rosso DOC wine are available for sale at the hotel.
Type of rooms: Masseria Terra dei PadriClassic Rooms:
Air-conditioned rooms with satellite and pay-per-view TV channels, plus a private bathroom. Room size: 30 sq m.
Facilities: Independent air-conditioning; LCD TV with 50 free SKY channels; Mini-bar; Safety-deposit box; Spacious bathroom with extra-large shower; Free Internet Hi-speed cable; King-size beds; Direct-dial telephone with wake-up call; Hair dryer; Bed and Bath Linen 100% cotton; Parquet; Wardrobe; Desk; Home automation room management system; Hypoallergenic pillows; Beauty kit.
Large air-conditioned room with satellite and pay-per-view TV channels, plus a private bathroom. Room size 32 sq m.
Facilities: All the services of classic rooms, plus a Sofa bed. Larger than the classic room, some rooms have a private terrace. Some rooms also have a fireplace.
Large air-conditioned suite with a seating area, satellite and pay-per-view TV channels, plus a private bathroom. Room size 40 sq m.
Facilities: all the services of classic rooms, plus an additional living room; 2 LCD TVs (one per room); tea-making facilities. Some rooms have a private terrace.
Additional information: Masseria Terra dei Padri
Pets are allowed on request.
Number of rooms: 10
Official category: 4 stars.
Period of closure: RENOVATIONS UNTIL JULY 2015.
Languages spoken: Italian, English, French, German, Spanish.Smoking policy: There are non-smoking rooms available.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro, JCB, CartaSi, Carte Blanche.
How to get here: From Bari and Brindisi: Follow road signs to Brindisi and Lecce.
After passing Brindisi, follow the SS613 to LECCE.
Take the TREPUZZI exit and follow directions for Squinzano.
At the first roundabout at Squinzano, turn left.
At the second roundabout go straight on.
At the third roundabout turn left for Campi Salentina.
When in Campi Salentina, turn right, and follow signs for Cellino San Marco.
On the Strada provinciale to Cellino San Marco you will see the "Cantina Terra dei Padri" then - after 1 km - Masseria Terra dei Padri.
From Lecce: Follow signs to Taranto, and enter the Strada Statale 16.
Continue on the Statale for about 3 km, following the signs to TARANTO.
Take the Campi Salentina exit.
When in Campi Salentina, follow signs to Cellino San Marco, and take the Strada Provinciale to Cellino San Marco.
On Strada Provinciale to Cellino San Marco you will see "Cantina Terra dei Padri" then - after 1 km - Masseria Terra dei Padri.
From Gallipoli: Take the Strada Statale 101 towards LECCE.
On the outskirts of Lecce take the Tangenziale OVEST to Brindisi.
Take the TREPUZZI exit and follow the signs for Taranto, and enter Strada Statale 16.
Continue on the Statale for about 3 km, following signs for TARANTO.
Take the Campi Salentina exit.
When in Campi Salentina, follow signs for Cellino San Marco, and enter the Strada Provinciale to Cellino San Marco.
On Strada Provinciale to Cellino San Marco you will see the "Cantina Terra dei Padri" then - after 1 km - Masseria Terra dei Padri.
GPS Coordinates: 40° 25' 7.40'' N 18° 0' 16.89'' E
Nearest airport: Brindisi - Salento Airport - 45,7 km.