Messapia Hotel and Resort is located in an idyllic position just 800 metres from the centre of the picturesque town of Santa Maria di Leuca.
. The hotel is harmoniously integrated into the natural scenery of the Mediterranean maquis. This seaside resort, which was in the past a Messapian site and later a little Roman town, overlooks the stunning area of Santa Maria of Leuca on the eastern coast of Salento peninsula
called “finis terrae” or “the end of the world”, because land seems to finish here, jutting into the waters of the Adriatic and Ionian seas.Explore the picturesque Santa Maria di Leuca,
whose ancient origins (as demonstrated by the Caves) are scattered all along the eastern and western coastline. Leuca, meaning 'the white one' includes the Japigean promontory, forming the end of Salento peninsula, which separates the Ionian from the Adriatic sea, between Point Ristola and Point Meliso. Enjoy this prestigious seaside resort, boasting a wonderful climate, fantastic landscape and dazzling sea.
Puglia - known for its sunny weather, whitewashed hill towns, centuries old farmland and hundreds of miles of Mediterranean coastline
. The city of Lecce is known as the Florence of the South, thanks to its numerous examples of beautiful baroque architecture. We recommend car hire to get the most out of your stunning surroundings!