Agriturismo Masseria Galatea

strada provinciale 210 n.191, 73031 Alessano (Lecce) Code LE07500251000019087 


In brief

  • Type: Bedroom (5),
  • Guests: 11
  • Map: Seaside
  • Type of accommodation: Half board, Bed & Breakfast

The agriturismo

Agriturismo Masseria Galatea is a renovated typical Apulian farm dating back to the early 1900s, near the sea at Santa Maria di Leuca and Maldives of Salento.

We offer to our guests:
Rural hospitality with only 5 rooms on a bed and breakfast basis.
- An Agri Restaurant with a menù à la carte that changes periodically, with products of our production and short chain.
- Private swimming pool for the exclusive use of guests staying in the masseria.
- Activities in contact with nature and knowledge of the gastronomic traditions of Salento.

The accommodation

Masseria Galatea is a family run agriturismo close to the best localities of salento: Otranto, Gallipoli, Santa Maria di Leuca, Lecce

It is surrounded by nature, where you can experience the beauty of Salento, its cultural and culinary richness, its wholesome soul, a place to relax and feel right at home!

Only 5 double rooms with all the home comforts you could need, from private bathrooms with walk-in showers, to mini bars, air conditioning, Wi-Fi, bath and pool towels and access to the farm's beautiful courtyard.

You'll wake up to generous and hearty breakfasts, with sweet treats, homemade jams, natural drinks, eggs, local chease, and other farm produce such as the organic extra virgin olive oil, tomatoes, typical bread and seasonal fruit.

Upon reservation, our guests can enjoy in our restaurant dinner with a menu full of typical delicacies, where we use seasonal products of our farm made with organic method

Extra services:
Aperitifs by the pool, coffee bar, massages, laundry service, boat excursion booking service, booking of guided tours in the “Castel di Salve” winery and wine tasting

Outside you'll find an infinity swimming pool exclusively for guests, where you can relax and read in total peace and quiet, or admire the intense Mediterranean colours of the surrounding countryside.

Activities and surrounding

Visitors to Masseria Galatea can admire the soul of the farm, a pomegranate grove, an age old olive grove, a large caper area and an educational vegetable and herb garden.

The educational farm is open to children and adults to experience the simple and genuine life of the countryside. 
You can live
 the educational gardens, the pomogranate orchard, to know the cappers plants.

Our guestes can socialize with the donkeys in the farm. take care of them and partecipate in guided walks with them; also admire our Bird Garden consisting of nice wooden houses designed to attract and welcome birds and wild animals. 

For sports lovers, in Masseria Galatea you will find a regular tennis court, where you can spend pleasan hours of leisure and healthy movement. 

In your free time, Masseria Galatea offers activities to explore Salento's beauty such as boat trips, bicycle hire, trekking and other outdoor fun.

We also offer horse riding, a way to live the area in a sustainable way. The riding school is located just 3 km from the farm, in Alessano.



Available services

Swimming pool
Air conditioning
Pets allowed

Inform the agriturismo of any animals at the time of booking.

Owners will be held responsible for damage to property and persons.

Pets allowed

  • Dogs
  • Cats

Size/gender of dogs

  • Small (under 10 kg)
  • Medium (10 kg - 25 kg)

Allowed in

  • Accommodation
  • Restaurant
  • Public areas
  • Outdoor picnic area
  • Pool (not in the water)


  • Only well-behaved, supervised animals


  • Dog/cat sitter
  • Near veterinary clinic/vet
Sport and leisure
  • Aerobic / Fitness
Typical products on sale
Credit cards welcome
Attractions and activities in the surrounding area
  • Theme Parks and Water Parks
  • Nature Reserves
  • Museums and galleries
  • Artistic and historical sites
  • Spa
Sport and activities in the surrounding area
  • Hiking
  • Bird watching
  • Hunting
  • Fishing
  • Horse riding
  • Diving
  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Shopping

Rooms and prices

Setting and surroundings
Activities and facilities
Charles Ward
June 2022
We stayed for 7 nights. It was one of the most relaxing breaks we have ever experienced. The owners are welcoming and attentive. The rooms are spacious and clean. The food and wine is all local. The authentic cuisine is delightful. The location is ideal for either coast and ... Read more
Stay: 6/2022
Traveller: Couples
Holiday: Relaxing
Setting and surroundings
Activities and facilities
Tim Geilker
May 2022
We stayed at Agriturismo Masseria Galatea in August 2021 - we still think about our stay with great joy and really hope to come back one day!
The family who owns the place is just gorgeous & do everything on their own. The rooms are super clean and minimalistic, but sti... Read more
Stay: 8/2021
Traveller: Couples
Holiday: Fun
Setting and surroundings
Activities and facilities
August 2020
The tranquility, great sleep, the location, the very good food, both for breakfast and the menu in the evening.
Very nice and familiar hosts.
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Stay: 8/2020
Traveller: Couples
Holiday: Seaside
Setting and surroundings
Activities and facilities
  • On since 2018
  • Speak: Italian, English

Hi, my name is Angelita and I am 38 years old.
In this photo I am with my husband, Pasquale
I have been managing Masseria Galatea since 2014 along with my husband.
As well as we welcome the guests, we are responsible for communication, we take care of the crops.
It was a desire to to pursue a passion which led me to run an agriturismo.
Our guests especially like the warm family welcome.


Agriturismo Masseria Galatea
strada provinciale 210 n.191, 73031
Alessano (Lecce) Print directions from host
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