Just a few steps from the beach, Hotel Perla Dello Ionio is in Torre Lapillo on the Ionian coast of Salento. It offers a comfortable sea-view terrace and air-conditioned rooms with balconies. Rooms are bright with whitewashed walls and simple furniture. They all feature free Wi-Fi, a TV and minibar. Some overlook the sea, while others overlook the town. A sweet and savoury buffet breakfast is served each morning. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner and offers a small choice of local specialities. Perla Dello Ionio is close to a number of private beaches, such as Punta Prosciutto, Torre Lapillo and Torre Chianca, and it is 3.1 miles north of Porto Cesareo. The historic city of Lecce is 40 minutes' drive away.