Apulia Calabria and Basilicata - Santa Maria di Leuca
Villa Bellavista - Leuca - Apulia
3 Bedrooms – Pool
Location and Surrounding Area. This property is found amongst the olive trees and the luscious surroundings of Salento, Puglia. Modern meets classic Mediterranean in this delightful gem on the coast near Santa Maria di Leuca. The home is hidden within the exclusive property of over 3,000 sq. m. stretches over two floors of pristinely decorated light-filled rooms which are in a setting full of serenity and peace on a terraced garden overlooking the cliffs of the Adriatic Sea. The villa has been created for modern comfort and is a place where simplicity and luxury meet. As the eyes extend across the seemingly endless sea, time seems to slow to a perfect rhythm of relaxation. The property, with its perfectly positioned terrace with views of Otranto and the island of Fano offers only the best for every visitor that spends their days at this enchanting property.
The villa can be found on the coast of which hosts kilometres of beaches and views of the sea and is just a few minutes from the ancient town of Leuca where there are shops and a market and the quaint seaside village of Marina di Novaglie. Santa Maria di Leuca, named after a mermaid is a delightful coastal town located on the tip of the heel of the boot and can be reached in 15 minutes from Bellavista. This southernmost town sitting where the Ionian and Adriatic seas meet offers the visitor an opportunity to relic in its poetic past or explore the coastline nuanced with greens and blues only to be found in this magical location. The natural wonders of the Grotta del Soffio, Tre Porte Caves, Fiordo del Ciolo will leave the traveller shocked by the beauty and the charming town with excellent restaurants like Ristorante Fedele and its Basilica of Santa Maria de Finibus Terrae will surely not disappoint.
Bellavista is about a 45 minute drive from the Baroque city of Lecce. With its white stone and incredible architecture it is an unforgettable city to explore. After the scenic trip through the Salento countryside, grab a gelato made of local fruit, almonds or pistachios then head to the Roman amphitheatre, the Cathedral and the Basilica di Santa Croce. Another gem is the town of Gallipoli which was the last outpost of the Magna Grecia. About a forty minute drive from the villa and thirty minute drive from Lecce, Gallipoli which means “beautiful city” in ancient Greek is located on the Ionian Sea. There you can taste local seafood delights, have a swim at the Spiaggia di Puritate or visit the churches and the ancient fountain while strolling along the little streets of this paradise.
The villa can easily accommodate six people and is perfect for a family, couples or a group of friends. It is about 110 km from Brindisi Airport or 230 km from the Bari Airport. Tiggiano is 3 km and Marina di Novaglie is 3.5 km. Santa Maria di Leuca is 15 km, Lecce and its central train station and bus stations are 60 km from Villa Bellavista and Gallipoli is 45 km from the villa.
The Property. Bellavista is just a moment’s drive through the absolute privacy of ancient olives groves in the natural setting of the terraced garden on the cliffs of the austere Salento landscape overlooking the Adriatic Sea. The clean lines and modern elegance of the villa will decidedly bring magic and calm to your vacation. The property is a place for relaxing days spent visiting the local beaches, sipping wine at sunset while light breezes accompany your evening. The subtle pastoral setting of the house is full of character and charm and the well-designed patio is immersed in elegance amongst nature. Imagine meals on the patio in the open air, relaxing in the infinity pool in the surroundings of an extraordinary garden. The historical center of Leuca is in close proximity to the villa so shops, restaurants and services can be reached in just a moment.
The villa built with local “chianche” stone, Tuscan terracotta, hand-glazed tiles from Umbria and exceptional artisanal stoneware has three sprawling, elegantly decorated master bedrooms. The neutrally-colored rooms are full of antiques, textiles and crafts from around Italy and create an atmosphere which mirrors the outdoor beauty of the priceless landscape. The western suite has an independent entrance and lovely windows openings to the sea with a large bathroom which then connects to the kitchenette and living room. The second and third bedrooms each with private bathrooms both have French doors are accessed from the hallways. The bi-level living room looks onto the sparkling sea with a huge light-filled window. On the higher level there is a living area and dining area. On the ground floor there is the living room and beautiful kitchen with tiles, woods and ceramics adorning the open space and a large door opening to the patio offers the guest a perfect place for creating gourmet meals and unforgettable moments.
Bellavista could not be more exclusive with over 3,000 sq. m. of terraced cliffs and olive trees to nestle this paradise in the deep Mediterranean beauty. The patio, Jacuzzi, large infinity pool, outdoor shower, changing room, solarium and large terrace with two tables have such splendid view of the garden and sea and allure the guest with light breezes, views and gorgeous memories to be forever treasured. There is private parking accessed by a ramp which makes it completely comfortable to access. It comfortably houses six people and is a perfect choice for a peace-filled vacation.
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- 1 suite with bathroom, living room and kitchenette
- 2 double bedrooms, each with their own bathroom
- 1 dressing room or third bedroom
- 1 large kitchen
- 1 living room
- 1 furnished patio
- Outdoor dining table and lounge area
- Private garden
- Infinity pool
- Dressing room
- Outdoor shower
- Air Conditioning in bedrooms
- Washing machine
- Private parking