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Studio Violetta

Studio entrance through private courtyard
5.0 of 5 bubbles
12 reviews
Studio entrance through private courtyard
King-size bed
Private courtyard for your sole use
Dining area
Fully-fitted kitchen
Period fireplace
Kitchen area
Large shower room with twin sinks
Large shower room
Lovely beach that is more like a swimming pool.
Sogliano Cavour's historic Centre 1 minute walk away
Safe bathing at our nearest beach
Celebration night
Our nearest beach. Picture taken in May
Studio entrance through private courtyard
San Lorenzo Church at night
Porto Cesareo
Another view of entrance to Studio
Another view of a beach
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Studio, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Sogliano Cavour, Province of Lecce, Puglia
Our beautifully restored spacious studio with character features behind the church of San Lorenzo. Walking distance to local bars, restaurants and supermarkets and a short drive to local markets where you can pick up bargains. <BR><BR>There is a private courtyard with outdoor eating space. We also have Wi-Fi internet access. Mosquito screens on all windows and doors and lockable external shutters.<BR><BR>5 minutes from Galatina, Corigliano D'Otranto and Cutrofiano. 20-30 minutes to the unspoilt beaches on the Ionion and Adriatic coast. Only 25 minutes from Lecce.<BR><BR>
About the Owner, Kathy D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Jul 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 27 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL174222
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Sarah D
Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015 for a stay in May 2015

I stayed in Studio Violetta in May. The apartment is absolutely lovely. Really well appointed and comfortable, and lovely and cool. Ray and Kathy are excellent hosts and make you feel really welcome. They also have lots of knowledge of the area so can recommend restaurants and places to visit. Sogliano Cavour has local shops, cafes and restaurants - Buck's...

Management response:

Dear Sarah, thank you so much for your fantastic review of Studio Violetta. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay and visited some of the places recommended by us and hope to welcome you back again some day. We agree that Otranto is well worth a visit. Best regards, Kathy


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Brisbane, Australia
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45 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2013 for a stay in June 2013

Positioned 1/2 way between the east and west coasts of "the heel of the boot" in Puglia Italy, this apartment in Sogliano Cavour is ideally situated to see this part of Italy. Within 20-30 minutes of the sea in both directions, we were able to explore the many interesting and charming towns of Salento, to say nothing of the beautiful...

Chester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2012 for a stay in September 2012

My wife and I stayed at Studio Violetta during the first three weeks of September 2012 and had a most enjoyable, relaxing and peaceful holiday. The studio was perfect in all respects ie accomodation, utensils and appliances, allowing us to cook in the evenings on a number of occasions. The interior is beautiful and very well decorated. The town of...

  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The very large studio is on the ground floor at street level. It is a fully restored spacious room with high barrel vaulted ceilings with period features. There is a king size bed, sitting area with TV and DVD and free Wi-fi internet access. The kitchen area has a fully fitted modern kitchen with washing machine. There is also a dining table and chairs seating 4. Separate luxury bathroom with shower, two sinks and toilet. There is ample space for a couple and possibly a child. All fittings are to a high standard. We have put in two fantastic ceiling fans to keep you cool in the summer and central heating for the winter (which you may not need as barrel vaulted rooms stay cool in the summer and warm in the winter). Rentals are all inclusive of linen and towels, all electricity and cooling o... more
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Smoking is allowed in the Studio Courtyard area
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
1 Oct 2016 -
30 Apr 2017
Low Season
3 nights
1 May 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
Early Summer May - June 2017
4 nights
1 Jul 2017 -
31 Jul 2017
Summer July 2017
7 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
The studio is for 2. We can put in a single fold-out bed for a child. Please note that we can also offer a reduced rate for 1 person. Rentals are all inclusive of water, electricity, gas, linen, towels and cleaning before and after your stay. We request a refundable breakages deposit of £100/E100 on arrival which will be refunded on your departure. 20% of rental fee required to secure your booking payable by cheque or bank transfer in GBP or Euros. Balance payable six weeks before arrival. You can also book the studio and apartment together at a reduced rate from those advertised. Please note that they have separate entrances and no internal staircase.
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About the neighbourhood
Every year, at the beginning of June there are many celebrations. During the second week of August the patron of Sogliano Cavour, San Lorenzo the Martyr, is celebrated followed by a festival with lots of food to eat and live music. <BR><BR>After a day on the beach you can spend the evening partying in a different town as each Salento town has music and food festivals.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Brindisi: 80.0 km
Railway: Lecce: 20.0 km
Ferry: Brindisi: 80.0 km
Airports: Brindisi is 50 minutes away by car. Ryanair offers cheap flights from Stansted. Air One/Alitalia also fly to Brindisi. Bari airport is approximately 2 hours away. <BR><BR>Car Hire: Auto Europe, Hertz and Avis.<BR><BR>There are also ferries to Greece from Brindisi Port.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 15.0 km.
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