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    • 12 unique suites have been configured from some of the original buildings of the country estate. They have been sympathetically restored and revived, taking every care to use as much of the existing materials and structures as possible. Local materials such as Lecce stone and reclaimed timber have been used in the renovation to create as little impact on the environment as possible, whilst creating charming and comfortable accommodation for guests. There is a sense of harmony between the buildings and their surroundings. All suites are conditioned and have their own private entrances. They are equipped with two flat screen TVs, a minibar, a safe and have complimentary Wi-Fi.   

    • The hotel also offers two suites which provide direct access to the Baia Dei Turchi, following a path for about 250 metres. All suites have a terrace, or a private garden and they all offer fantastic views of the varying landscapse of woods, vineyards, and cultivated fields with little glimpses of the sea. 

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    Need help? Speak to our Reservations Team on +44 203 397 0085 or email us
    Opening hours from 09.00- 17.30 Monday - Friday (UK time)
  • Overview keyboard_arrow_down

    Why so chic?

    Why travel experts chose this hotel
    Idyllic location
    Warm and friendly service
    Baia Dei Turchi on your doorstep

    Chic Treats

    Only when you book with Chic
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    Complimentary Bottle of Champagne or Wine
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    Room upgrade (subject to availability)
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    Early check in/ late check out (subject to availability)

    Situated near Otranto the Masseria Mongiò dell’ Elefante occupies a truly idyllic setting. Surrounded by stunning vineyards and woods, walk just 250 metres down a path and you will reach the majestic turquoise bay of Baia Dei Turchi, where the Ottoman’s are said to have landed in 1480. A real variety of landscapes greet you as you approach the hotel, and you cannot fail to immerse yourself in their magic in this stunning region of Puglia. 

    The staff offer a very warm and friendly welcome, and nothing is too much trouble. There is a relaxed atmosphere with wonderful service, and this translates into the holistic approach that is on offer; a place to get away from it all and embrace the surroundings. The staff make every effort to enable this. 

    The hotel prides itself on its environmentally friendly policies and encourages guests to adhere to these principals through reuse and recycling and not leaving traces in nature. Staying in this setting you’ll automatically understand why you would do anything to preserve it. 

    Dining

    The hotel offers a menu of traditional Salento cuisine. Ingredients are locally grown, sourced and prepared. Products come from local farms and artisan makers. The unique position of the Masseria means that menus are often based on fish and seasonal vegetables. The food is authentic to the region and gives diners a real insight into Apulian food. The cellar is also well stocked in Apulian wine so dine in style at this beautiful venue. 

    Accommodation

    • 12 unique suites have been configured from some of the original buildings of the country estate. They have been sympathetically restored and revived, taking every care to use as much of the existing materials and structures as possible. Local materials such as Lecce stone and reclaimed timber have been used in the renovation to create as little impact on the environment as possible, whilst creating charming and comfortable accommodation for guests. There is a sense of harmony between the buildings and their surroundings. All suites are conditioned and have their own private entrances. They are equipped with two flat screen TVs, a minibar, a safe and have complimentary Wi-Fi.   

    • The hotel also offers two suites which provide direct access to the Baia Dei Turchi, following a path for about 250 metres. All suites have a terrace, or a private garden and they all offer fantastic views of the varying landscapse of woods, vineyards, and cultivated fields with little glimpses of the sea. 

    Activities

    Wellness and Spa

    The Ipogeo is a relaxation area exclusively for the use of guests. It houses a large spa bath, a Turkish bath, a sauna, and a multi- sensory shower. Every detail has been thought of to help you let go and rest your body and mind. There is even a herbal tea corner for ultimate refreshment. With all this on offer in these wonderful surroundings, you won’t fail to relax and unwind. Guests are also able to book massages in their rooms or on the terrace with a view of the beautiful bay. There is also a stunning outdoor pool to take in the surroundings. 

    The hotel offers a unique wellness check service from their expert Physiotherapist. After the check, he will outline your well being profile and advise which treatments will be of most benefit to you.

    Take advantage of the bikes that are free to hire and explore the beautiful landscapes.  

    Parking information

    Free parking is available.

    Uncovered private parking is available free of charge.
    Wifi information

    Free Wi-fi is available.

    Places of Interest

    • Baia Dei Turchi Beach - 0.3 km
    • Alimini Lakes - 1.6 km
    • Seafront of Otranto - 5 km
    • Otranto Cathedral - 5.4 km
    • Church of San Pietro - 5.4 km
    • Otranto Castle - 5.5 km
    • Torre del Serpe - 6.3 km
    • Bauxite Lake - 7.2 km
    • Punta Palascia Lighthouse - 10.3 km
    • Porto Badisco Beach - 12.1 km

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    Check in instructions

    Check-in from 15:00.

    Reception open 24 hours a day. Check-in from: 3 PM Check-in until: 11 PM The minimum age for check-in is: 18

    Check out instructions

    Check-out before 10:00.

    Reception open 24 hours a day. Check-out at: 10 AM

    No Show Policies

    Penalty equal to the 100% of the entire stay.

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    Wi-fi/Internet info
    Air conditioning
    Hotel Safe
    Gardens
    Spa treatments
    Housekeeping
    Dry Cleaning Services
    Spa
    Fishing
    Golf
    Bar
    Restaurant
    Picnic basket
    Breakfast
    Private Dining
    24-hour Front Desk , Front Desk , Wi-fi/Internet , Air conditioning , Car Park , Heating , Luggage Room , Wheelchair access , Hotel Safe , Gardens , Rent whole place , Child friendly , Non Smoking Property , Free Parking , TV Room , Sauna , Concierge , Room Service , Emotional Showers , Jacuzzi , Relaxation Area , Spa treatments , Housekeeping , Dry Cleaning Services , In-room treatments , Weddings , Emotional Showers , Relaxation Area , Pool , Spa , Hiking/walking , Cycling , Horse riding , In-room treatments , Sauna , Diving , Fishing , Hammam/steam room , Hot tub , Sailing , Tennis court , Golf , Bar , Restaurant , Picnic basket , Breakfast , Private Dining , Babysitting , Kids Menu , High Chairs
  • Location keyboard_arrow_down
    Address

    Località Baia dei Turchi, snc, 73028 Otranto, Italy

    How to get there?

    The nearest railway station is Stazione di Lecce which is 50 kilometres away and will take 50 minutes by car. Take SS16 from Stazione di Lecce, heading south towards Maglie. At Maglie take SS16 towards Otranto. At Otranto take SP366 to the hotel.
    The nearest airport is Salento Airport, Brindisi. It is 100 kilometres away from the hotel and will take about 80 minutes by car.
    Exit the airport and take the E55 heading south until you join the SS16. Continue onto the SS613 southbound until you reach Lecce. Turn right onto the SS694 to circulate Lecce. Take the SS16 towards Maglie. At Maglie take SS16 towards Otranto. At Otranto take SP366 to the hotel.