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mare blu to" lafranchina"

4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
10 reviews
Piscine a marina serra (2 km)
solo per mattinieri
il mare lì sotto
sentiero al mare sotto la franchina
porticciolo a novaglie
scogli e accesso al mare lì sotto
bagno lì davanti
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Tricase, Province of Lecce, Puglia
The cottages"la Franchina" are two small houses, with three small frontsea cottages, built of dry stone in the typical ancient"Salentina"architecture,once used as a “pagliara” (a place to store hay and equipment). La Franchina is located between Otranto and S.Maria di Leuca, in the locality of Tricase porto, in a charming position just a few meters from the sea. The central cottages(looking the sea) called "MAREBLU" has 1 bedroom and a single bed in the livingroom, kitchen and bathroom .The cottage has his own wonderful big covered veranda with table for 4 people, rocking chair for 3, bbq and sunbeds all in front of the sea.The rustic garden,located on a down hill that reaches a pristine reef,is filled with secular olive trees, holm-oaks and mediterranean plants.The common garden is equipped with an outdoo... Read more
About the Owner, bruno c
Languages spoken: English, Italian, Spanish
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 21 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2013
Overall rating: 4.6 / 5.0
Based on 31 reviews and 7 properties
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 10 reviews
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Peter C
Berlin, Germany
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2014 for a stay in October 2014

Just perfect ! Could we have stayed longer, we should have done it. Bruno's Cottages promise a marvelous stay at the seaside. However, Mare Blue is the best du to it's super terrasse overlooking the bay and best sunrise view. Should the bedroom have been bigger and a double bed available, we would have rated Mare Blue with a full...

Maribor, Slovenia
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2014 for a stay in January 2014

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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
not for kids under 10years
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
29 Apr 2017 -
12 May 2017
very low season
3 nights
13 May 2017 -
2 Jun 2017
low season
3 nights
3 Jun 2017 -
16 Jun 2017
medium low season
5 nights
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  • Final cleaning: £25 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Final cleaning not included(30€).
Linen not included(we can supply bed linen at 10/pers)
A/C 0,30€/hour
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About the neighbourhood
. The rituals, festivals, shows and the memories of this earth that combines culture and tradition, sacred and profane, Christianity and Paganism and that found in the patron saint the item to venerate and worship.<BR>During the period from 15 July to 31 August all the villages of salento celebrate their festivals, some sacred (religious procession), others pagan with music and dancing.<BR>In these festivals you can eat the food cooked by the women of the village, but what is more surprising is that all (old, young people and children) are in square dancing to the rhythm of overwhelming pizzica (an ancient dance of courtship).<BR>To see the “pizzica dance” or “la notte della taranta a Melpignano” to go on "youtube".<BR>
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: brindisi: 115.0 km
Railway: tricase: 6.0 km
Maria di Leuca, the extreme east point of Italy (finibus terrae). ARRIVAL BY AIR: Brindisi is the nearest airport.RYANAIR fly from London to Brindisi or Bari at a very low cost fare.Then you can rent a car at the airpt (try on www.thrifty.it). BY CAR: take the highway south to LECCE,then proceed in the direction of Maglie, Santa M. di Leuca,Tricase, Tricase Porto then the coast road sp358 direction S.M.di Leuca. At Km 37.700 (Oasi bar) turn left, go down to the sea and after about 2 KM (becoming a dirt road last 300 meters) you will see a blue wooden gate on your right with a ceramic fish on top. You are at home,Welcome.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby.
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