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Casa Vacanze 'IL DELFINO'

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
5 guests
3 nights minimum
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Holiday House 'Il Delfino' is a historical apartment, with magnificient star shaped vaulted ceiling, placed on the first floor in the old town of Lecce, distant few meters from Piazza Duomo and Piazza S.Oronzo. It's situated behind the ancient city walls, near Porta Rudiae, and it overlooks a beautiful and quiet little square. From its terraces you can see the roofs of the old town and the bell tower of Piazza Duomo. All the main monuments and churces are reachable by feet in short time. The railway station, the shuttle line to Brindisi airport and the bus stop of SalentoinBus are far about 200 mt from the apartment. You can visit the town without car, and you can park it in the large parking area close to the old town walls, at few meters from the apartment. In few minutes you can reach...Holiday House 'Il Delfino' is a historical apartment, with magnificient star shaped vaulted ceiling, placed on the first floor in the old town of Lecce, distant few meters from Piazza Duomo and Piazza S.Oronzo. It's situated behind the ancient city walls, near Porta Rudiae, and it overlooks a beautiful and quiet little square. From its terraces you can see the roofs of the old town and the bell tower of Piazza Duomo. All the main monuments and churces are reachable by feet in short time. The railway station, the shuttle line to Brindisi airport and the bus stop of SalentoinBus are far about 200 mt from the apartment. You can visit the town without car, and you can park it in the large parking area close to the old town walls, at few meters from the apartment. In few minutes you can reach the speedways to the main villages and beaches of Salento coast, like Otranto, Gallipoli, S.Maria di Leuca, using the car or the bus line SalentoinBus, whose connections are frequent along the whole day. The apartment is composed by two double en suite bedrooms equipped with every comfort: a bathroom with shower, tv-set, air conditioning, large fully equipped kitchen (with cooker, refrigerator, microwave ovens) and tableware to exclusive use of the guests, a big terrace to have breakfast, relaxing, reading, tanning, or breathing fresh air in the evening. The owners live in the immediate neighbourhood and are at the complete disposal of their guests for informations and help. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
GIUSEPPE S
Languages spoken:English, French, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:December 2011
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Lovely apartment in a great location in a quiet street right near the old town, Guiseppe the owner met us and his daughter spoke good English and gave us a map and instructions on how to get to the train station etc. The apartment we...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Melanie3333-10
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

The apartment was exactly as described and ideally situated to explore the wonderful city of Lecce. Very quiet but only a few hundred metres from the main thoroughfare with shops and restaurants.T he balcony was especially good and we loved watching the amazing display by...More

Date of stay: June 2017
1  Thank laurieparke
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Lecce is place where everyone should go at least one in his life. Il Delfino is nice place to stay in a historical center of the city. Guissepe is really kind and helpful person. He gave us all maps, books, etc needed to organize our...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank vasilyotov
Reviewed 30 September 2015

We had four nights at Il Defino and have no complaints at all. Arrival was easy as Giuseppe picked us up from the station. Apartment was a good size, we chose the room with the larger shower although the other was perfectly ok. Found the...More

Date of stay: September 2015
2  Thank Jip11
Reviewed 31 May 2015

We loved our stay at Il Delfino. The apartment was well located inside the City walls and a short stroll to all the attractions and the City's only fresh food market, which was a huge bonus. And easy drives to the beaches and all of...More

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank saryharris
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Reviewed 5 January 2015

The location of apartment is wonderful, within old town, in quiet street. It has a big terrace which is nice in warm period of the year. Heating was working fine, which was really important (some real cold nights in the of December - beginning of...More

Date of stay: January 2015
1  Thank winylake
PEPI61, VR Owner at Casa Vacanze 'IL DELFINO', responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2015

We thank our guests for their suggestions which will help us to improve our service. We think it is useful to make some clarifications: 1) The plates and dishes are always controlled by us and, if they were not perfectly clean, they are washed by...More

Reviewed 27 July 2014

The four of us (2 couples) arrived in Lecce late at night after a difficult 10 hours by train. We were met by the personable and professional property owner, Giuseppe, at the station. It took him 2 trips to get the 4 of us and...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank itsallgood_really
Reviewed 10 June 2014

From the booking process right through to when we left Giuseppe couldn't have been more friendly and helpful. His apartment was spotless and the fixtures and fittings were of a very high standard. The "star" vaulted ceilings and the huge sunny terrace were my best...More

Date of stay: June 2014
Thank PaulaandGeorge
Reviewed 31 May 2014

We booked this apartment with the recommendations found here on trip advisor and booked direct to Giuseppe the apartment owner. On our arrival we were meet by Giuseppe who guided us to the apartment which was helpful having not driven in any major town in...More

Date of stay: May 2014
1  Thank Linda D
Reviewed 23 May 2014

Can't beat this walk-up right in the old town and close to markets and shops. Just 15 minutes from the train station and the genial host will even come and pick you up. Great to hang out on the roof top and enjoy a slice...More

Date of stay: May 2014
Thank movingmaven
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Suitable For Children Under 5
Freezer
Refrigerator
Microwave
Parking
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
TV
Washer
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Water Park Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
City Getaway
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Lecce is a historic city of about 100,000 inhabitants in souther Italy, the second province in the region by population, as well as one of the most important cities of Puglia. It is the main city of the “Salento” Peninsula, over 2,000 years old. Because of the rich Baroque architectural momuments found in the city, Lecce is commonly nicknamed 'The Florence of the South'. The city also has a long traditional affinity with Greek culture going back to its foundation; the Messapii who founded the city are said to have been Cretans in Greek records. To this day, in the “Grecia Salentina”, a group of towns not far from Lecce, the “Grico” language is still spoken. In terms of industry the 'Lecce stone' is the city's main export, because it is very soft and malleable, thus suitable for sculpt...
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