strada provinciale squinzano-casalabate km 7, squinzano 73100 Lecce (Lecce)
The farm is set amidst orange trees and age-old olive groves in lush, well-maintained countryside, close to the Salento sea, where the silence is broken only by the chirping of cicadas and birdsong. The agriturismo is located on a farm that produces extra virgin olive oil.
Tenuta Badessa offers accommodation in spacious apartments featuring stellar vaulted ceilings, fireplaces, arches and ceilings made from tuff and iron beams. There are also some panoramic rooms with iron beds, wooden furniture, white walls and a bathroom with a king size shower. The accommodation units are all equipped with air conditioning, satellite TV, wi-fi and ensuite bathrooms.
For relaxation, there is a swimming pool on the lawn and the surrounding countryside is perfect for regenerating walks.
The agriturismo also features: a shop selling farm produce, a function/conference room, a museum of country life and a large restaurant offering simple, authentic dishes.
The Salento area is famous for its festivals and celebrations, with tastings of local recipes and specialties and performances of traditional dances, such as the famous “pizzica pizzica”.
A few miles from the estate, dunes of fine sand and crystal clear sea can be found in Casalabate and Spiaggiabella.
Inform the agriturismo of any animals at the time of booking.
Owners will be held responsible for damage to property and persons.
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