Strada Arco di Monsignore 6 , 73010 Porto Cesareo (Lecce) Code LE07505251000016722
Just a few minutes from the stunning beaches of Punta Prosciutto, Torre Lapillo and Porto Cesareo, this exclusive residence is nestled in the magical nature of the Salento countryside, amidst age old olive trees. The independent, eco-friendly apartments offer all the home comforts you could need for a relaxing break away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
The agriturismo offers tasting of typical, zero mile produce, accompanied by typical Salento “friselle”, or peppered biscuits. Extra virgin olive oil, jams and marmalades, "Senatore Cappelli" flour and a range of other products can also be purchased in the farm shop. The vegetable garden provides guest with delicious fresh-picked produce grown using sustainable methods.
The apartments (three-room apartments) are independent of each other and have a large and exclusive covered veranda, perfect for relaxing and dining, are equipped with all comforts:latex mattresses and pillows (anatomical and hypoallergenic), bathrooms with large hydromassage shower and courtesy kit based on olive oil extracts, satellite TV, Wi-Fi Internet, linen ( bed, bathroom and kitchen), air conditioning, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, toaster, electric kettle, microwave oven, washing machine, dishwasher, safe and designer furniture.
The structure, completely fenced, has a large garden, covered parking, swimming pool with adjoining relaxation area, a barbecue area with wood-burning oven and a playground for children ... and not only.
The Primula and Ginestraapartments arecomposed of a double bedroom, living room with single/double sofa bed, kitchenette, bathroom and large exclusive equipped outdoor verandas. Magnolia and Dalia are composed of double bedroom, living room/kitchen, small bedroom with single bed (Magnolia) or bunk bed for children (Dalia), bathroom and large external exclusive equipped verandas.
Guests are offered tastingsof typical Salento dishes,cooking classes to learn how to prepare the legendary Apulian orecchiette using our flour "Senatore Cappelli",tours in the cellars and farms nearby, nature walks and excursions by boat and catamaran.
Bikesare available free of charge for excursions around the farm where you can admire the surrounding rural landscape and magnificent sunsets.
It is possible to reach the enchanting and vital historic centers of the towns of Nardò, Galatinaand Leverano which are just a few minutes from our structure. The baroque Lecce and Gallipoli are also just 30 km away.
Pleased to meet you, I am Melina Ronzino and I am 55 years old.
Here I am with my husband, Giuseppe
I have been managing Residenza Gemma since 2014
I personally am responsible for i welcome the guests, i am responsible for communication, i take care of the crops.+
It was a desire to to pursue a passion which led me to run an agriturismo.
Our guests' favourite thing about Residenza Gemma is the warm family welcome.