The Masseria
Rooms
Position
DINING
Services

A farmhouse of the 16th century, a skilful work of restoration, the charm of a timeless history.

ANOTHER STORY OF GREAT HOSPITALITY IN THE HEART OF SALENTO

The M a s s e r i a

OUTDOOR SPACES AND COMMON AREAS

A swimming pool surrounded by Mediterranean vegetation, walks and avenues along the gardens, outdoor seating to enjoy the wholesome environment and fresh air of a countryside so close to the sea that you can smell it from afar.

Inside, the lobby plays with transparencies and materials, to create a continuity between the inside and the outside, highlighting the feeling of being in perfect harmony with the surrounding nature.

Stone, wood, iron, glass, natural materials that speak the language of this land - Puglia, rough and sweet, every facet to be explored.

Rooms and
Suites

An essential and elegant style, which perfectly reflects the soul of this unique place.

Lightness and simplicity combined with an exclusive design, tailor-made for Masseria Donna Menga by local master craftsmen. The comfort of rooms and suites communicates with a pure spirit and without excesses. True luxury lies in authenticity.

Environments that seem carved in Lecce stone, bright and spacious, with a dry character and at the same time rather sought-after. An experience that will leave a memorable mark on the heart of every Guest.

Adriatic Sea
Lecce
Torre Dell'Orso
Masseria Donna Menga
Nardò
Otranto
Porto Cesareo
Gallipoli
S. Maria di Leuca
Ionian Sea

S A L E N T O P U G L I A

A LAND BETWEEN TWO SEAS
MELTING POT OF EAST AND WEST
OUTLINED BY THE PRISTINE BEACHES
OF THE SALENTO IONIAN COAST

Among olive groves, orchards, organic vegetable garden, the Masseria is surrounded by 12 hectares of land offering guests pleasant walks and give the restaurant the fresh local produce.

Land
Sea

Located in the Salento countryside, Masseria Donna Menga is just a few minutes from the Ionian coast and the beach of Porto Cesareo, called ‘the tropics of Salento’ for its white sand and crystal clear sea waters.

Mediterranean
Culture

Salento is an ancient and magical land, where art, folklore, tradition make up the portrait of a unique place, which preserves the most authentic spirit of Mediterranean culture.

The R e s t a u r a n t

Puglia is the protagonist of the cuisine offered at Masseria Donna Menga. Starting from the raw materials, which come largely from the organic vegetable garden, the orchard, the olive grove surrounding the Masseria, or from local suppliers.
Dishes on the wake of an ancient culinary history, which leads straight to the future. Sustainable and mindful.

LOUNGE and POOL BAR

The bar is the place to rest, take a break and relax. At Masseria it is a stage of the exploratory journey through the flavors of the region. A path profusely enriched in comparison with the great international classics of mixology and with a balanced and surprising food pairing.

Services

Masseria Donna Menga is conceived as a small world suspended in a dimension of beauty and well-being. More than a holiday spot, a place of experience and discovery.

  • FACILITIES
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Wellness Area
  • Gym
  • Reserved beach location

  • Indoor & Outdoor Experiences
  • Bike Rental
  • Tasting Itineraries
  • Excursions
  • Show Cooking

A CAREFUL AND METICULOUS RESTORATION, WHICH WILL LEAD US TO A GRAND OPENING OF THE MASSERIA FOR THE 2023 SEASON.

RESTORATION

For more than five centuries Masseria Donna Menga has been nourished by history and stories, of which the most mysterious and fascinating is precisely that of the young woman who gives it its name. Suggestions of the past that have accompanied the work of all the workers all along, who have cared for and respected and given new life to this unique place, anchored to its past from which it draws the momentum for a new history projected right into the future.