Hotels to remember: Lecce

Patria Palace

Lecce

From € 109.00

Palazzo Papaleo

Otranto

From € 95.00

La Macchiola

Spongano

From € 160.00

Palazzo Ducale Venturi

Minervino di Lecce

From € 249.00

Tenuta Centoporte

Giurdignano

Palascìa Wellness Relais

Otranto

From € 94.00

Masseria Mongiò dell’Elefante

Otranto

From € 109.00

Grand Hotel L'Approdo

Santa Maria di Leuca

From € 72.00

Palazzo Guglielmo

Vignacastrisi

From € 120.00

Masseria Relais Santa Teresa

Sannicola

From € 76.00

Furnirussi Tenuta Hotel

Serrano di Carpignano Salentino

Palazzo De Castro

Squinzano

From € 80.00

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

(Proprietaria)

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) →

IONIAN TRAVEL

(Responsabile Commerciale)

Masseria Relais Santa Teresa

4 Star Hotels

IONIAN TRAVEL

Springtime in Salento allows you to enjoy mild temperatures. It's possible to take long walks or bike through the olive groves and taste the typical traditional sweets, such as "zeppole of St. Joseph." (Masseria Relais Santa Teresa) →

Beatrice Longo

(Commercial consultant)

Vivosa Apulia Resort

Resort

Beatrice Longo

At Vivosa Apulia Resort 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 gold-sanded beach. (Vivosa Apulia Resort) →

Lecce: places to see in the area