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Beautifully Restored 2 Bed / 2 Bath W/ Private Pool, free WiFi – Bellisimo

Overview

Property

Updated: 10-Dec-2016
Relax, Explore, Dine & Wine in Our Newly Restored TrulliPecorino W/private Pool

TrulliPecorino - Beautifully restored 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms (one ensuite), Private POOL, Kitchenette and Dining Area, Free WIFI

Pool is OPEN MAY through OCTOBER

** NEW in 2017: LHR to Brindisi DIRECT with British Airways (Tue and Sat only)**

** NEW in 2016: MANCHESTER to Brindisi direct via Ryanair (Mon and Fri only)**

TrulliPecorino

Enjoy an unforgettable trulli holiday in Trulli Pecorino, our recently completed (September 2014) Trulli restoration . . . and like Italy’s tastiest pecorino cheeses, your stay will be the perfect topping to your holiday in Puglia or will provide a unique ‘home base’ to come back to for rest and relaxation if your stay is part of a longer visit to Italy or extensive exploration of all that the local area has to discover.

Trulli Pecorino is a six-cone trulli with private pool, set in a tranquil location within rolling olive groves and nearby several working Masseria (fortified farm estates) for relaxing days in . . . or when you want to explore, minute’s drives to lovely Puglian hilltop towns with incredible food on offer.

As you approach our Trulli in the Puglian countryside or Ostuni, you will even see local livestock roaming the Masseria grounds. . . including ewe’s (sheep), whose milk Pecorino is made from.

Each of the bedrooms, the kitchenette and dining areas, as well as one of the two bathrooms . . . (and even a hallway!) . . . is nestled under its own stone-vaulted cone.

Our Trulli has two (2) generously-sized bedrooms (each under its own large Trulli cone/vaulted ceiling) which can be configured as two doubles or one double / two singles, and two (2) bathrooms (yes, two bathrooms) . . . so it is ideal for couple(s) and/or families or friends sharing a Trulli holiday.

In addition, TrulliPecorino boasts a separate kitchenette/dining area. . . each within its own Trulli cone. All rooms have been simply but stylishly decorated to accent the architectural heritage and simplicity of Trulli architecture itself.

TrulliPecorino’s private pool measures 8m X 4m. Sun loungers, outdoor seating and pool towels are provided.

In Springtime and for cool Autumnal nights, TrulliPecorino is centrally heated (inclusive or rates quoted) for maximum comfort should the night turn chilly.

Our trulli is located in the beautiful countryside outside of Ostuni . . . and you will be ideally located for convenient access (10-15 min by car) to the beautiful Puglian hilltop towns of Ostuni, Cisternino, Martina Franca and Ceglie Messapica . . . each with its own unique character and without doubt, you will be able to finish an unforgettable Puglian meal in one of the plethora of restaurants (from Osteria to Michelin-starred) with a fine cheeseboard which will undoubtedly include a DOP pecorino.

If you are a wine-lover, we can introduce you to our local favourites and help to arrange and escorted tour of the countless winemaking vineyards in the area.

Ostuni's beaches are only minutes’ drive away.

Further afield, excursions to UNESCO World Heritage sites such as Alberobello (35 min) and Matera – a ‘must’ in our opinion – (1 hr 45 min), as well as the beautiful baroque city of Lecce (1hr 20 min) or Otranto (1 hour 45min) or Gallipoli (1 hour 30 min)

Whether your holiday plans include simply total rest and relaxation or, rather packing in as much sightseeing as possible, TrulliPecorino will help create lasting memories of your time in the beautiful (and wine / food lover’s) hidden gem of Italy and complement your holiday, providing the perfect accompaniment for your visit to Puglia.

Kitchen has all modern amenities, including dishwasher.

Dining area in its own Trulli cone with seating for four (4)

All windows fitted with screens

Outdoor patio area with dining/seating for four (4)

WIFI, kettle, toaster, iron, ironing board

Utilities: central heating, dishwasher, laundry washer, fridge, 4-ring stove, coffee maker, kettle. All kitchenware.

Rooms:

Master Bedroom (double)

Bedroom Two: Double (which can be made to two singles)

Two Bathrooms (each w/ shower enclosure and bidet)

Outside patio with table and chairs for four (4)

Separately outside, there is a BBQ

Sun loungers X4

Linens and Towels provided.

How to get there and travel times::: Bari Airport: 1 hour 10 minutes.

Brindisi Airport: 40 minutes.

Ostuni beaches: 25 minutes.

Lecce: 1 hour 20 minutes

Matera: 1 hour 30 mintues

(SEE BELOW FOR AIRLINES SERVICING BARI or BRINDISI)

Puglia - Surrounding Countryside: Our trulli is ideally situated for easy exploration of Puglia, its countryside / the Valle d'Itria and beautiful towns / villages of Ostuni, Martina Franca, Cisternino, Ceglie, Locorotondo --- many of which you can see from our hilltop position. The World UNESCO site of Alberobello is only a 35 km drive through the rolling countryside of the Apulian hills.

Beaches: there are plenty of beaches and beach combing to discover in the area, from unspoilt white sand stretches to secluded coves; with or without facilities ie beach bars, beach clubs. Here's a sampling: Torre Canne, Torre Guaceto, Villanova, Torre Pozella, Costa Merlata, Pilone, Boscoe Verde.

Further afield, the beautiful baroque city of Lecce or the hauntingly beautiful Matera is 1.5 hours drive and make for scenic and enjoyable day trips, exploring their well-preserved architecture and many art galleries and cafe's.

Bari and/or Brindisi airports are served by most airlines. Please check websites for up-to-date schedules:

** NEW in 2016: MANCHESTER to Brindisi direct via Ryanair (Mon and Fri only)**

UK: RyanAir, EasyJet, British Airways, Lufthansa, AirBerlin, Alitalia (from London). From LondonCity, Alitalia w/connection in either Rome or Milan.

GER: RyanAir or AirBerlin (from Dusseldorf, Koln, Nuremburg, Munich or Frankfurt Hahn). Lufthansa or Air Dolomti from Munich.

SWITZ: Helvetic (from Zurich or Bern), Easyjet (Geneva), AirBerlin (Zurich)

FRANCE: Ryanair (Paris Beauvais)

NL: RyanAir (from The Netherlands / Eindhoven).BEL: RyanAir, Jetairfly (from Brussels).

ESP: RyanAir (Madrid, Barcelona, Seville) or Veuling

DEN: Ryanair (Billund)

SWE: RyanAir (Stockholm)

HUN: WizzAir (Budapest)

POL: WizzAir (Warsaw)

NORTH AMERICA (one-stop service to Bari):

New York: AirBerlin, Lufthansa (via Munich), Alitalia (via Rome)

Boston: Lufthansa (via Munich), Alitalia (via Rome)

Chicago: Alitalia (via Rome), AirBerlin (via Berlin)

Los Angeles: Alitalia (via Rome), Lufthansa (via Munich)

Toronto: Alitalia (via Rome), Lufthansa (via Munich)

More Details
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

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Speaks English, French, German, Italian, Polish

14 Reviews

4.7
based on 14 holidaymaker reviews

5

A Comfortable and Well-Equipped Trullo

  • 5 of 5

This trullo had all the comforts and facilities required for an enjoyable and relaxing stay. Directions and information guidelines were very useful - local help and support was available (if needed) in addition to that provided by the owners before we left the UK. The property is ideally suited for all the local sights and there are many restaurants and attractions within a short distance.

The only drawback for us was having to pay the fees in Euros rather than Sterling. The banks tend to use different exchange rates than those generally advertised.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Michael. Glad you had an enjoyable and relaxing time . . . and that TrulliPecorino provided you a comfortable base for this and exploring the local area.
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5

Peaceful retreat for a relaxing family holiday

  • 5 of 5

We spent a wonderful fortnight in Trulli Pecorino. The accommodation is modern and has been very tastefully and thoughtfully furnished with lots of little touches to make life easier. We stayed with our three children (ages 3, 8 and 9) and had ample space, even with the extra camp bed kindly provided in one bedroom.

The structure of the trulli somehow means it remained at a very comfortable temperature and air conditioning not an issue.

Glenn was great from the very beginning of the booking process and throughout. Both he and Annalisa were always on hand or promptly at the end of an email if needed with friendly and sympathetic advice and help on any matter from making restaurant bookings in Italian to "family friendly" beach visits and parking and so on...

The location amongst the olive groves assures absolute peace and quiet, as well as the clever design of the pools allowing privacy. Plenty of space for the children to roam around safely and enjoy plenty of fun in the well-maintained pool.

You will need a car for everything, no local bakery within walking distance, but for us that was a fair trade for the peaceful location.

We followed advice in other reviews and visited Ostuni, Alberobello, Locorotondo and Matera-all fantastic. Our favourite beach was undoubtedly Torre Guaceto, it was a trek but the snorkelling in this peaceful sheltered cove was worth it. On Glenn's recommendation we also enjoyed a great day at Beach Club Viars-apparently more sand for the kids than at other clubs and definitely much more space on the beach (a big issue when you are trying to keep an eye on a speedy toddler and two other children). We felt much more secure without the crowds on the rest of the beach.

We all thoroughly enjoyed two evening meals at Annalisa's family restaurant, an authentic and delicious experience. The children enjoyed meeting the farm animals amongst other treats and we were also lucky enough to have a cookery lesson!

We would absolutely recommend this property. We thoroughly enjoyed our holiday and Puglia, another amazing area of this wonderful country where you definitely feel like you're in Italy as opposed to other "tourist destinations" in Europe.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you T Family. It was a pleasure meeting you and am am very pleased that you had a most enjoyable stay in Puglia and at TrulliPecorino. It's very satisfying to share our local knowledge to enhance our guests' stay . . . and it makes me very happy that you were able to take up many of my recommendations and found them to meet your specific needs. Hope you have the pleasure of returning again in the not-too-distant future. Glenn
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5

Glorious holiday in Glorious Ostuni

  • 5 of 5

Gorgeous, just gorgeous. The Tullo itself was beautifully renovated. We had a wonderful holiday.

The surroundings were very rustic, no disturbances as pretty far from town. Idyllic.

The rather was amazing, and earn right through till evenings which were spent lazing around drinking, eating and chatting outside.

The pool a welcome escape from the heat ; a great space to relax and read a book but also big enough to have a good swim.

A Perfect spot for bbq'ing - we enjoyed fresh fish and meats each night.

Also loved the beach club culture, good days out to the beach on a couple of occasions.

Ostuni the town itself is picture postcard with its winding streets, so pretty at night with fabulous restaurants and bars, thoroughly enjoyed it.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Niki and Family --- so glad you had an enjoyable stay and got to experience Puglian countryside living AND beach culture. Hope to see you back sometime soon.
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4

We had a great time

  • 4 of 5

We loved staying in such a beautiful setting. Peace and quiet with all the modern conveniences you'd expect. Glenn was very helpful making useful recommendations for restaurants and hotels. Well situated for exploring pretty Italian towns and historical sights - whilst only 20 minutes from the coast. Rather too much gelato consumed - but then when in Rome and all that!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Paul and Emmanuelle . . . so glad you had a great time and I was able to sort you with a hotel in Gallipoli and share some of my favourite restaurants. Hope you have opportunity to return in the not-too-distant future. Glenn
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4

Smart, peaceful, relaxing rural trulli

  • 4 of 5

We had a great ten days at TP. It's very peaceful, in the middle of olive groves, and a great place to relax by the pool and read a book. It's near to several beautiful hilltop towns which have great markets, local shops and restaurants.

Glenn the owner was very helpful; living nearby he was able to offer us advice and guidance.

Would highly recommend it.

JB

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Netherlands
4

A nice and welcome trulli in a quiet setting.

  • 4 of 5

We had a great stay in Trulli Pecorino. It was clean and well equipped and maintained. Even in the heat of this summer (35ºC) is was easy to keep the temperature inside the Trulli at a comfortable level (23-26ºC). The olive trees around the patio provided a pleasant shade when required, leaving enough room in the sun. the house is ideally located for sightseeing in Puglia.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Bas . . . glad you enjoyed your stay at TrulliPecorino (it was a scorcher!).
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Location

Activity and Interests

Tranquil and private Puglian countryside with in-ground pool, set on nearly 1 hectare (2 acres) of olive/fruit grove and other Mediterranean plants -- yet easily accessible (10-15 min by car) -- to hilltop towns of Ostuni, Cisternino, Ceglie Messapica and Martina Franca, and must-see UNESCO World Heritage sites - Alberobello (45 min) and Matera (1 hr 45 min). OSTUNI BEACHES: 20 MIN by CAR. ZooSafari amusement park for children nearby. Gorgeous beaches. Lecce, Gallipoli, Otranto, Santa Maria de Leuca make for excellent 1/2 or full day excursions.

For the kids: ZooSafari and Aquapark (both located near Fasano) are 35 minute drives

Briindisi Aiport: 35min

Bari Airport: 1hr 10min

See below in Description section for airlines/cities servicing either Brindisi or Bari airports from most European city hubs and selected North American gateway cities

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low Season
5 Nov 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£795
for 7 nights
£795
 
 
Christmas / New Year
17 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£377
for 3 nights
From
£126
 
 
Low Season
4 Jan 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£795
for 7 nights
£795
 
 
Shoulder High
8 Apr 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,047
for 7 nights
£1,047
 
 
Hish Season
3 Jun 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,507
for 7 nights
£1,507
 
 
Shoulder High
16 Sep 2017 - 4 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,047
for 7 nights
£1,047
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

NOTE:

Rental rates for our home will always be quoted to you in EURO. HomeAway’s currency converter/display into other currencies (eg GBP, USD) is for indicative purposes only and is highly inaccurate. It is not a problem for us if you wish to pay in another currency, however, we will confirm the EURO amount received by us and make adjustments to final balance payments when and if necessary. To avoid any confusion, we always recommend that guests have their own bank (or PayPal) do the currency conversion at source so that they will know exactly the rate and amount being paid at source . . . and especially concerning GBP, as Brexit has added vast uncertainties and fluctuations in the GBP / Euro rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund for cancellations more than 0 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • farmhouse

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Games
  • MP3 Dock

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • rural

Attractions

  • caves
  • churches
  • festivals
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming

Floor Area

  • 70 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Shower enclosure, toilet, bidet

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, Master Bedroom - Large Double Bed (& additional entrance)
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed, 2 Single Bed, Bedroom 2 - Double or Two (2) Singles

Outside

  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • All windows fitted with screens. Four (4) sun loungers provided.

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