La Tenuta

An authentic Salento picture

B&B since 2007, Tenuta Pigliano is in 2015 became, as a result of renovation and expansion, Hotel.

Tenuta Pigliano is located in the territory of Bagnolo del Salento, in Otranto intherland, at few kilometers from Otranto and the Laghi Alimini beaches.

The hotel was built on a very big land surrounded by about 500 olive trees, many of them centuries old; it is property of the family and a restored and expanded old farmhouse is present.  Many typical buildings of Salento culture are also present such as “muri a secco”, "pajare" and "aja".

The touristic structure has been  built without altering the natural environment in order to offer to guests an authentic Salento picture, The suite is a "pajara" well restaured; also the “aja” has been restaured and was built a wooden roof and finally was created an elegant swimming pool.

Tenuta Pigliano allows its guests to enjoy not only the sea and the sun of the Salento, but also the  beauty and the quiet of the countryside.

The rooms 

The Hotel has n. 13 housing units.

The solutions offered to the guests include: double rooms, triple room, four-people rooms, suites and a two-room flat. This last solution comprises: a bedroom, a living room with sofa bed and a kitchen; it is ideal for a family.

All rooms are provided with bathroom  inside, TV, conditioning air, private balcony and are equipped with old  restored furniture.

 

The Suite

The Suite is “the jewel of the structure”, where the restoration has been possible thanks to the great passion for the our culture.

It is constituted by two "pajare" buildings made ​​with traditional technique of the “muro a secco”. It represented a temporary or daily refuge for farmers.

The two adjacent "pajare" were built in 1907 and  they have a form of a truncated pyramid; in 2012 they have been carefully restored. The suite consists in two rooms and a bathroom, equipped with old furniture of great value; a square in front of exclusive use is also present.