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CASA GRECO Huge Vintage Apartment with Terrace

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Welcome to Casa Greco: Entrance Hall, Original Vintage Atmoshere..
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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
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Hello, I am Paola, the owner of this lovely apartment: it was the large home of my family of origin, where I grew up and lived until 1992, when I got married. It is a mansion of the 30s, built in the typical linear style of the time, very bright and spacious, airy and comfortable, with large rooms, a large living area, a modern kitchen, 3 bathrooms and a huge beautiful roof terrace. My husband Maurizio and I decided to rent it, starting in august 2013, mainly for passion. We love the idea of hosting travelers from all over the world who come to our remote land to visit Lecce and Salento. We love to directly manage our small accommodation business, delivering a high quality service and taking care of all details. We like to get in touch with our guests and help them in discovering the bea...Hello, I am Paola, the owner of this lovely apartment: it was the large home of my family of origin, where I grew up and lived until 1992, when I got married. It is a mansion of the 30s, built in the typical linear style of the time, very bright and spacious, airy and comfortable, with large rooms, a large living area, a modern kitchen, 3 bathrooms and a huge beautiful roof terrace. My husband Maurizio and I decided to rent it, starting in august 2013, mainly for passion. We love the idea of hosting travelers from all over the world who come to our remote land to visit Lecce and Salento. We love to directly manage our small accommodation business, delivering a high quality service and taking care of all details. We like to get in touch with our guests and help them in discovering the beauty of our land and town, our traditions and our culture of hospitality: our first wish is to make them feel happy about choosing our home and our land for their holidays. In short, we like to feel ourselves such as small ambassadors of Lecce and Salento. In 2012 we started renting our first holiday home in Lecce, called LE ARMELLINE (announcement n.267723 on Holidaylettings / TRIPADVISOR ) and we got an amazing success, with many guests from all over the world, all happy and satisfied. This success encouraged us to expand our small accommodation business: so, in 2013, we decided to renovate CASA GRECO and reorganize it as a holiday home, taking great care to maintain its typical architecture and its original vintage atmosphere that reminds a quiet, relaxed, comfortable and simply elegant lifestyle, such as it was once upon a time. Living in CASA GRECO means having at your exclusive disposal, in absolute privacy and independence, a lovely large apartment with all the rooms and the accessories you may need to live comfortably and in complete freedom like you are at home: it is the ideal choice for the vacation of a family or a small group of friends. The house - furnished in a fresh style in which are nicely blended contemporary taste and love for the past, even with original vintage furniture and objects - has got: a large hall, a living-dining room, an office with a double sofa-bed, 3 large double bedrooms (one with balcony), two bathrooms in the sleeping area (with shower), a comfortable kitchen complete with all appliances and accessories and a bathroom-laundry with washing machine. Also, the apartment offers to its guests a beautiful large roof terrace, well furnished with sun umbrella, table, chairs, plants, barbecue and other garden furniture, where - from April to October - you can relax in the sun, have your breakfast, lunch or dinner, or just enjoy the fresh air of the night .The house is equipped with Sat TV, free WiFi Internet, heating, AC only in the bedrooms, fans, bed linen, towels, crockery and any other useful accessory. The house can accommodate up to 8 adults (also, we can provide cots, if requested, for free). The apartment is rented entirely and exclusively to a single customer, in complete privacy, even for short periods, with an 'all inclusive” customized rate. CASA GRECO offers a typical self-catering accommodation in apartment, providing all the accessories you need to live comfortably in your home and to independently perform activities of daily management of the house. CASA GRECO is very easy to reach, even by car or walking from the railway station. It is located on one of the main ancient avenue of Lecce, in a very comfortable area with several parking zone, just at 400 meters from the beautiful Piazza Duomo, the heart of the historical center of the town. From a private gate overlooking the tree-lined sidewalks of University Avenue - the avenue that runs along the ancient city walls and connects Porta Napoli and Porta Rudiae, the two most spectacular entrances to the amazing treasure trove of artistic beauty that is the historical center of Lecce - you leads to a small courtyard with flower beds which overlooks the independent entrance door of CASA GRECO, which is located on the first floor. CASA GRECO is run directly by ourselves: we live nearby, at only 500 meters, and will be pleased to give you all the assistance and information to make your stay comfortable, pleasant and interesting. In the apartment it's not allowed bringing pets and smoking. Because of its excellent location at the entrance of the old town, in an area easily accessible by car and served by parking zones and shops of all kinds, CASA GRECO is the ideal place to spend a pleasant stay in Lecce, discovering the artistic beauties and the surprising vitality of its delightful historical center, but also to explore all the Salento and discover its wonderful sea, its beautiful countryside, its ancient villages full of culture, history and traditions and its many culinary delights. The magnificent baroque architecture of the historical center of Lecce, churches, alleys, courts, craft shops, the cafes and all other places of cultural, tourist and gastronomic of the old town and its lively nightlife, are located in the house and can be easily reached in a few minutes stroll. CASA GRECO is definitely a perfect choice to visit the Salento: you can leave easily every morning from the parking under the house and reach in few minutes the sliding road network Salento for a different tour to the beautiful towns of the coast (Otranto, Santa Cesarea, Castro , Leuca, Gallipoli, Porto Cesareo, ...), which is only a few tens of kilometers, or to discover the beautiful villages of the hinterland (Acaya, Otranto, Ostuni, Corigliano d'Otranto, Greek Salento, Leuca, ... ) to return in the evening in the 'capital' of Salento, a fun evening in the historic center of the city or simply rest in your comfortable and beautiful home. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: LE07503591000000560More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
It's possible to smoke only on the terrace.
Bathrooms
3 Full baths
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About the Owner
Maurizio F
Languages spoken:English, French, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:August 2012
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Reviewed March 9, 2020

The location is perfect for visiting the historic centre of Lecce as it is just outside the gates. Parking is available on the street or in a security car park. The only downside is that some noise comes from a mobile kebab stand in the...More

Date of stay: March 2020
Thank timgr007
Reviewed July 1, 2019 via mobile

Perfect location just outside the Centro Storico. The apartment is extremely well appointed, clean and spacious. Our hosts Paola and Maurizio were very helpful and accommodating. I’d stay here again.

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Daniela D
Reviewed February 21, 2019

This apartment is extremely well located at one minute of the Old City and 15 minute walk to the train station. It is spacious with a well apoointed kitchen, very clean through out. Paola and Maurizio were very responsive to our requests, Maurizio drove me...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Artson88
Reviewed April 16, 2018

We enjoyed our stay in Lecce. House is very close to the entrance of the old Town, just a few minutes on foot. 12 minute or so walk to train station. The apartment is spacious and clean. Only downside is the noise from food truck...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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Reviewed November 24, 2017

The location of the apartment could not have been better - a short walk to all the attractions of the Old Town with easy parking nearby. A daily market and supermarket were also a short walk away and an excellent gelateria and pasticceria was across...More

Date of stay: November 2017
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Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Fabulous location. Easy cheap parking. Spotless, spacious and well equipped. The patio was very nice with a great view of the new moon. Food truck on the road below was noisy at night.

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank keith g
Reviewed September 19, 2017

The apartment was very well equipped and perfectly placed for all the amenities Lecce had to offer. Free on street parking was quite easy to find or there was inexpensive meter parking outside.We made good use of the enormous terrace every day which is a...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank janetandjohnare
Management response:Responded September 20, 2017

Thank you for reporting us that surprising and unpleasent new situation related to the noise from the van fasfood on the street. We have noticed to the local Police everything about the situation of the van fastfood and we are confident that they will soon...More

Reviewed September 15, 2017

This apartment is spacious, really well equipped and in a superb location for strolling into Lecce old town and exploring Puglia. The roof terrace is a wonderful bonus. The bathrooms are excellent with very good showers. There is easy access to supermarkets and parking was...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank chrisjeans2017
Management response:Responded September 17, 2017

We are pleased that our guests appreciate so much our apartment, its location and our services. We know that sometimes a little fast food van (very good italian typical street food, we have to say) parks on the other side of the street where our...More

Reviewed June 27, 2017

The location is amazing! The house is amazing. Maurizio was the perfect host. Would very much recommend choosing Casa Greco as your base. The terrace was especially popular with my friends. Thank you for such a lovely stay!

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Kimberley A
Management response:Responded July 3, 2017

Many thanks ! You and your friends were perfect nice guests ! Hope see you again ! Arrivederci !

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Richmond, United Kingdom
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Reviewed May 24, 2017

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Date of stay: May 2017
Management response:Responded May 27, 2017

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Good Nightlife
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Because of its excellent location at the entrance of the old town, in an area easily accessible by car and served by parkings and shops of all kinds, CASA GRECO is the ideal place to spend a pleasant stay in Lecce, discovering the artistic beauties and the surprising vitality of its delightful historical center, but also to explore all the Salento and discover its wonderful sea, its beautiful countryside, its ancient villages full of culture, history and traditions and its culinary delights. The magnificent baroque architecture of the historical center of Lecce, churches, alleys, courts, craft shops, cafes and all other places of cultural, tourist and gastronomic interest of the old town, are located in the vicinity of the apartment.
Getting around
To enjoy Lecce you don't need a car: you have just to park and forget it. Due to its unique location, Casa Greco is the ideal place to spend a pleasant stay close to the the beauty and peaceful vitality of the historic centre of Lecce, in direct contact with its churches, alleys, courts, palaces , the archaeological monuments, craft shops, typical restaurants and cafes. All places of cultural and tourist interest of the old town and of its night life can be found in the vicinity of the apartment and can be easily reached in a few minutes stroll. Casa Greco is also a good choice as a basis to visit and discover Salento, Apulia and Matera as well. In that case a car is reccommended.
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