Perfect for countryside lovers, these fairy tale trulli have extensive grounds; pick your own vegetables or fruit in the orchard, explore the woods, relax in a hammock strung between olive trees, splash in the pool or, if you are feeling more energetic how about a game of football on the floodlit five a side pitch?
The main trulli have a comfortable master bedroom and a twin bedroom, a well equipped kitchen and a bathroom with shower, The living-room/dining room has an open fireplace and, indeed, this is the perfect year round villa.
In the garden, as well as a fenced pool, there is an outdoor kitchen and barbecue area and a shaded dining area. There is a wood fired pizza oven – why not have a pizza and focaccia making lesson for all the family with expert local help?
Although technically in Monopoli, Alberobello, the trulli town is actually nearer at 5 km away. Monopoli is 12km away, as are beaches.
There is a well equipped kitchen inside the house and a second, external kitchen as well as a barbecue and wood fired pizza oven. There is a large dining table outdoors under a shaded gazebo. Feel free to pick the fruit and vegetables in season, or order fresh cheese and milk from the local masseria. The nearest shop and restaurant is within a km and a half away, slightly further is a village with better shops and another restaurant. Alberobello, 5 km away, has a selection of restaurants as does Monopoli, 12 km away.
A cook or chef can be provided if required.
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The villa is set admist open countryside in extensive grounds, the perfect rural retreat but within wlking distance of a shop and restaurant and a five minute drive from a village. Alberobello, famous Unesco World Heritage Site is 5 km away and Monopoli is also nearby (10km), with a daily market, good shops and restaurants and an enchanting centro storico or historic centre with fortified town walls, picturesque harbour, castle, baroque cathedral and interesting churches. There are also lots of beautiful beaches, from rocky coves to stretches of white sand. Polignano, Locorotondo, Castellana Grotte,Conversano and Ostuni are nearby towns (within a 25 minute drive) each with its own unique character. Lecce, Matera and Trani are all within a 90 minute drive and Bari airport is 50 km away.
visit local farm to see animals, watch cheese making and buy cheese and milk, explore countryside by bicycle or on foot, cookery lessons, wine tasting, winery tours or tours of local producers and craftsmen, exclusive private tours of surrounding area, tailormade itineraries, beach, sailing, watersports, golf, tennis (within half an hour's drive)
There is a double bedroom and a twin bedroom (beds can be combined) in the main house, as well as a double sofa bed in the livingroom/dining room. 15m away from the main house there is a large room with bathroom which can be used as a children's playroom or den or as a bedroom for older children or teens - it has twin beds and a double sofa bed.
15m away from the main house there is a large room with bathroom which can be used as a children's playroom or den or as a bedroom for older children or teens - it has twin beds and a double sofa bed.
The above ground pool is fenced off and so is safe for younger children, though there are stone steps leading down to the pool area. Children's toys and books and games are provided and will be added to based on your needs. There is a five a side football pitch which can be floodlit at night and extensive grounds with woods to explore.
Grocery shopping service prior to arrival - 30 euros and all items at cost, daily cleaning, driver, airport transfers, babysitting, cook, exclusive tours, personalised itineraries ... anything else you can think of or may desire!
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Special offer: 10% off all 2013 holidays booked by end of January
5% off all stays booked more than 90 days before arrival (discounts cannot be combined)
50% deposit on booking, balance 8 weeks before arrival. Travel insurance is essential as we cannot refund either deposit or balance unless we can re let the accommodation. 250 euro refundable damage deposit.