Lecce: handpicked hotels and insider tips

Palazzo De Castro


From € 65.00

Relais Petrusella


Masseria & Spa Luciagiovanni


From € 80.00

Don Totu

San Cassiano

Furnirussi Tenuta Hotel

Serrano di Carpignano Salentino

From € 189.00

Tenuta Centoporte


Palazzo Guglielmo


From € 105.00

Patria Palace


From € 84.00

Grand Hotel L'Approdo

Santa Maria di Leuca

From € 70.00

La Macchiola


From € 90.00

La Tana del Riccio

Vaste di Poggiardo

Palazzo Papaleo


From € 69.00

Masseria Pagani


From € 135.00

Travel ideas

Lecce: introduction

Lecce Hotel

Lecce is the capital of the Salento because of its geographical position in a the region looks out over both the Ionic and Adriatic Seas. Known as "the Florence of Baroque", Lecce has a wealth of architectural monuments in Baroque style, with gargles, portals and monuments made from Pietra Leccese, an easily crafted gold colored stone.

There are number of sites which will interest art enthusiasts, such as the Church of St Croce, Piazza St Oronzo, the Column of St Oronzo, Porta Napoli, Lecce Cathedral, the Mazzini district. Then there is the Roman Amphitheatre, The Greek Amphitheatre, the Obelisk, Palazzo Celestini, Palazzo Carafa, the Church of St Matteo, the Carlo V Castle, the Teatini Church, Piazza Duomo.

The unusual red colored soil, typical of this area, can be seen in the surrounding countryside. The cultural life of the city encompasses all fields from music to theatr, not to mention the numerous activities of the University. Lecce offers visitors the chance to glimpse ancient history in a dynamic modern context.

Lecce: suggestions from the hotels

Anna Addario


La Macchiola

Farmhouse Holidays

Anna Addario

La macchiola is the best location where to discover the historical heritage of the south and where you can taste the real Salento food (La Macchiola) →

Beatrice Longo

(Commercial consultant)

Iberotel Apulia

4 Star Hotels

At Iberotel Apulia you will find a modern All Inclusive offer, relax, comfort and funny activities for adults and children. A natural pine forest is all that separates the resort from the turquoise Ionian Sea and its long gold-sanded beach. (Iberotel Apulia) →

Sergio Positano


Palazzo Guglielmo

Small Boutique Hotels

Sergio Positano

Stay at Palazzo Guglielmo to experience an authentic slice of life in Puglia. The 14/09/13 the Daily Telegraph has selected Palazzo Guglielmo four of the best places to stay in Puglia in Puglia. (Palazzo Guglielmo) →

Lecce: places to see in the area