"The Macchiola" is an organic farm hospitality-oriented, located in the quiet village of Spongano, at only 5 km from the splendid sea of Castro.
The structure is built in a verdant Court '700 carefully redecorated and divided into independent accommodations of great value and atmosphere. All around, a relaxing Italian-style garden where breakfast is served during the summer, among hedges, stately cedars, palms, oranges and tangerines.
All the pre-existent buildings like the mill, the granary, the wine establishment, the bottaie, has been carefully converted in faithful compliance of the ancient architecture.
"La Macchiola" has 6 fully equipped outbuildings (for 2/4 people), each with private bathroom, shower with complimentary toiletries and hairdryer, air conditioning; all the flats overlook the flower-filled courtyard with tables and chairs.
The apartment "Periwinkle" is located at the ground floor and consists of:
- Charming dining area with fireplace
- Double room, with kitchenette (2 electric rings, fridge and sink in an alcove)
- Bathroom with shower
- Vaulted ceilings
- Independent access from outside Court Green
- Air conditioning
This farmhouse is a place where you can relax, feel close to the nature and enjoy cultural activities at and around the farm.
A few kilometers from the here are the dramatic cliffs of Castro, healing Terme di S. Caesarea, the historic center of Otranto, the archaeological site of Vast, the beaches of Gallipoli and the "Maldives of Salento."
The guests of the Macchiola are pampered and welcomed as friends and intent of Anna and his children is to convey the desire to visit the area of this charming Salento, rich in history and culture.
Guests are highly recommended -for greater autonomy- to provide themselves with their own car, although the property is well connected and accessible by public transport.
It's located at walking distance from Spongano station (south-east Railways), 50km from Lecce train station (FS), 80 km from Brindisi airport and 180km from Bari airport
Distance (by car) from major urban centers
• Lecce: 45km
• Gallipoli: 45km
• Otranto: 18km
Sono Anna , socia nella società agricola di famiglia e da oltre dodici anni con i miei figli , ho cominciato a trasformare questa antica proprietà , aprendola con entusiasmo all' ospitalità .Pian pianino ho arredato secondo il mio gusto con mobili di famiglia o acquistati da rigattieri del posto .Il mio intento è far trascorrere giorni tranquilli agli ospiti ,cercando di scambiare con loro gentilezze , curiosità informazioni ,come tra amici .Preferisco la musica da camera, la classica e perchè no , anche il jazz.Mi fanno compagnia 5 splendidi nipoti .! 1Se vorrete possiamo preparare insieme qualche piatto della nostra cucina , condito con l' ottimo olio biologico La Macchiola, ricavato dai nostri oliveti