Exclusive accommodation and spectacular views can be found at this beautiful penthouse in Gallipoli's historic centre. Recently renovated, it maintains many traditional Salento design features but offers all modern amenities. If you're looking for a tranquil, family-friendly place that combines stunning scenery and well-preserved historical buildings, Gallipoli has it all. This beautiful 100 m² apartment in the historic centre is situated on the 2nd floor (no elevator) of an 18th Century building. The light, spacious rooms all have exquisite vaulted or starred ceilings along with resin flooring into which old Salento cement tiles are embedded. The apartment offers every kind of comfort like air conditioning in all rooms and Wi-Fi. It is equipped with a heating system and working fireplace; therefore you can rent it even in the coldest months, when old Gallipoli is very charming. Furthermore 4 bicycles are available to guests for free to enjoy bike rides in the old town and forget the car!
THE LIVING AREA
The main living/kitchen area is open-plan, with the sofa and dining table grouped around the fireplace creating a cosy atmosphere. The kitchen is fully equipped: fridge, freezer, hob, electric oven, dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine, toaster, kettle, blender and various cooking equipment.
THE BEDROOMS AND BATHROOMS
There are 3 beautifully decorated bedrooms and 2 modern bathrooms. The master bedroom has a plush double bed, fireplace, walk in shower and sink, with a WC in a separate room. The second bedroom has wide bunk beds (120 cm each) that are sure to be a hit with younger family members, while the third has a comfortable double sofa bed. The last two bedrooms have a dedicated bathroom with a large walk in shower. A cot for babies under 2 years can be provided on request as well as all the necessary for children of all ages.
The split-level full-width rooftop terrace is what makes this apartment truly exceptional. The panoramic views from here will take your breath away, creating an unforgettable holiday experience. The terrace is equipped with a gazebo-covered kitchen area (sink, fridge, stove, a second dishwasher, Weber gas BBQ, crockery and pots for cooking and eating directly on the terrace), a table for 8 people, a stunning covered seating area, plus a solarium with sunbeds and a large outdoor shower. Take in breathtaking panoramic views of the sea and the island of Gallipoli by day, then relax with a drink by sunset. Dreamy!
There are 3 flights of stairs to reach the apartment with handrail and another one, a bit steeper, to reach the terrace.
During the summer, you can park at the harbour, a few 100 meters away. Car access and parking is restricted in the historical center during the summer season.