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Luxurious Trullo With Large Pool And Garden

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,022 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Trullo near Martina Franca, Locorotondo and Alberobello, 30 minutes to the coast

Trullo Fumarola is a wonderful place all year round which offers lots of things to do for the whole family. The pool is open from mid-April through October. The central garden and pool area are shared with the other house on the plot (a recently built Villa which sleeps 6-8 people). Garden, pool and pool area (with large shaded dining area) are very generously sized, in order to offer enough space to each party, in case both houses are occupied. We are confident we can recommend this property to anyone, including families with small children (our own kids grew up here). The property is a tranquil, safe and child-friendly environment, the pool is protected by a fence. The garden has a great variety of fruit and olive trees, some hundreds of years old. There are many attractions in the area: Lots of little towns with wonderful historical centers, Unesco heritage sites like Alberobello (just 15 minutes by car) and Matera, Lecce with its amazing baroque, lots of beaches on both coasts, countless typical restaurants for all budgets...Upon arrival you will find your complimentary Welcome Kit with useful information about the area, such as restaurants, places to see, things to do etc.

This traditional Trullo, built around 1820 by our ancestors, has been completely restored to the highest standard whilst keeping the original features, such as the floor made of ancient lime stone and the exposed arches. Unlike many Trulli it is very light and spacious.

It has its own outside dining area, limestone-courtyard and private garden area with hammocks and pine trees.

More Details

Owner
Sandro Fumarola
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
12 June, 2018

About Sandro Fumarola

My wife, Ina, and I have been living in this wonderful area for several years now. I was born and raised in Martina Franca while Ina is originally from Munich (Germany). The Trullo and land have been in my family for seven generations (it was build by an ancestor). We have restored it very carefully, focusing on keeping its original features, such as the exposed stone arches and the century-old limestone on the floor. At the same time, we have built a new house on the land which we wanted to blend in with the local architecture without trying to look ancient. We have spent a lot of time exploring this enchanting region and love to share our findings and experience with people who come and visit us.

Ina and I are active members of the dog and cat rescue association ANGELI DEI RANDAGI, a local non-profit organization, entirely run and funded by volunteers, all highly dedicated to saving as many stray animals as possible while improving their living conditions.

We regularly feed the strays, while rescuing and fostering as many puppies as we possibly can. All adoptions are managed very carefully, with a thorough check of the adopters before and especially after the dog or cat has moved in with their new owners. We also organize campaigns to raise awareness and fight abuse and abandonment.

The association mostly relies on donations while all volunteers work without any kind of monetary compensation.

Why Sandro Fumarola chose Martina Franca

Trullo Fumarola offers Trullo Living at its best. Experience high quality finish with traditional features such as the original stone and arches. Enjoy all modern comforts and lots of light which come through the three large glazed doors. The setting is particularly calm and peaceful, yet without being too remote. Some of the most beautiful sites of the area are within close reach.

What makes this house unique

Great all year round and safe for anyone: The property is all on one level and the pool is fenced in. Trullo Fumarola is a wonderful accommodation during the hot summers as it keeps wonderfully cool inside, without the need of any air condition, it is just as welcoming out of season as it is fully equipped for the cooler weather as well, with a modern and very efficient central heating system and two working fire places. Enjoy the area's many attractions outside from the busy summer, such as wine tasting, biking, hiking and much more.

Make your holiday in Puglia special thanks to our constant service during your stay. We will be happy to help you organize activities to make your stay truly memorable. Our much appraised Welcome Kit with detailed information about the area, things to do and places to see will be supplied.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Martina Franca in Province of Taranto

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1022 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 09:30
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Large walk-in shower area with rain shower and hand shower, sink, WC, bidet. Baby bath available upon request.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , We supply cots upon request.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , The two single beds are especially large: 110 cm.
  • The second bedroom gives onto the living area and can be closed with a curtain. The curtain is quite heavy and shuts out light and noise well. The two beds can be converted into two comfortable sofas to create a cozy lounge area during the day. Both bedrooms have window shutters for a good night's sleep.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • snorkelling
  • swimming

Reviews

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5

Absolutely beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

Just enjoyed the best week here. We are missing it already. The trullo is so beautiful and very spacious with all your needs catered for. It’s perfect for kids with toys provided, a play ground area and gated swimming pool. There’s loads of outside space too for them to run around and cherry trees to pick fresh cherries from - a real treat. We absolutely could not fault it and would love to return again soon!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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special place

  • 5 of 5

If you've always wanted to stay in trullo, like us, then this is a great opportunity. We stayed in February when the weather wasn't that great, but it felt great to come back at the end of the day to this comfortable and comforting spot.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautifully restored trullo with everything you could think of and more to enjoy the property.

  • 5 of 5

Quality accommodation and pool area. Only a short drive to one of the prettiest small towns in the region. We travelled all over Puglia and Locorotondo has a lot to offer visitors.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Stunning Trullo

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully restored Trullo attention to detail inside was incredible extremely comfortable. Pool and gardens also beautiful

Sandro and Ina were lovely hosts .

Lots of places to explore in the surrounding area we particularly loved Locorotundro .

We will certainly visit again.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Best child-friendly holiday yet!

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a 5-night stay at Trullo Fumarola and can safely say we will be back. The trullo is beautiful, inside and out. It was very comfortable and well-equipped. It was great to find a lot of the basics there, such as tea, coffee, sugar, washing liquid etc. Furthermore, there was a bottle of delicious extra-virgin olive oil which I understand the owners produce themselves. I must confess to having used virtually the whole large bottle during our stay. The owners also left us a very nice bottle of red wine and some home-made biscuits, which were extremely welcome on our arrival. The trullo was very clean and well-maintained, exactly as it appeared in the pictures. The owners were very helpful and made themselves available to answer any queries, while not being intrusive.

We were with our two-year-old son on this holiday. He had a fantastic time too. There is lots of space for little ones to run around and he really enjoyed using the slide and the swings. Ina had left a great big container of toys and cars for our son to play with, which he was delighted with. The pool was great too, and easily big enough to accommodate you and the guests from the other house. It is fenced off for safety and although the fence looks quite low in the pictures, it's not, and it would be virtually impossible for a small child to open the gates to get in there.

This is probably the first holiday we have had where we have hardly eaten out at restaurants at all. The place is so beautiful that we were happy to cook and eat al fresco there, rather than go out. There is plenty of space to eat outside, including nice shaded areas with tables and chairs. A couple of nights, we joined forces with the family in the other house and had very sociable evenings sitting outside enjoying good food and wine.

We did have a really excellent meal out at a place called Il Cortiletto in Speziale. It didn't look much from the outside but was definitely worth the drive (it was recommended by several of my brother's Italian friends). I would highly recommend the tagliatelle with courgette flowers.

We would definitely recommend Trullo Fumarola to friends and family. In fact, my parents were staying nearby and came over one day for lunch, and were adamant that next time, they would be booking this.... Not if we get there first!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful accomodation, great location.

  • 5 of 5

We travelled with 3 young children and even so had a relaxing holiday. The Trulli is situated in a beautiful, central location making it very easy to visit nearby towns and beaches. The accomodation itself is wonderful! Clean, beautiful decor, safe for children ,with lovely gardens for them to roam in. Ina and Sandro were very helpful ang gracious hosts. They helped us with recommendations on local restuarant, places to visit etc, all lovely. We were even greated with a bucket load of beach toys for our children when we mentioned we were off to the beach. We will definitely be back. Ina and Sandro, thank you for a wonderful stay.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: April 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Bari and Brindisi
Nearest Barpub
4 Kilometres
Locorotondo
Nearest Ferry
75 Kilometres
Brindisi
Nearest Golf
17 Kilometres
Coccaro Golf Club
Nearest Train
45 Kilometres
Martina Franca
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
Superstrada Brindisi-Bari
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Paradiso di Puglia
Nearest Beach
25 Kilometres
Capitolo Beach
Car: necessary

The area offers many attractions, with loads of interesting festivals, countless wonderful towns and places to visit and explore. It is also a great area when you are on vacation with children. We can offer some experience on this topic as our twin boys grew up here.

There are great restaurants for all budgets and the most delicious local produce in case you prefer to cook.

We will be happy to supply you with information and directions.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Martina Franca, Puglia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low Season 2018
2 Jun 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£777
for 5 nights
£1,088
 
 
Mid Season 2018
23 Jun 2018 - 13 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,658
for 7 nights
£1,658
 
 
Mid Season 2 2018
14 Jul 2018 - 3 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,799
for 7 nights
£1,799
 
 
High Season 2018
4 Aug 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,000
for 7 nights
£2,000
 
 
Mid Season 3 2018
18 Aug 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,799
for 7 nights
£1,799
 
 
SPECIAL OFFER 10% OFF
25 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
£592
for 5 nights
£829
 
 
Low Season 2 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 21 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£921
for 7 nights
£921
 
 
Low Season 2019
25 May 2019 - 21 Jun 2019
5 night minimum stay
£855
for 5 nights
£1,197
 
 
Mid Season 2019
22 Jun 2019 - 12 Jul 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,824
for 7 nights
£1,824
 
 
Mid Season 2 2019
13 Jul 2019 - 2 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,979
for 7 nights
£1,979
 
 
High Season 2019
3 Aug 2019 - 16 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
£2,201
for 7 nights
£2,201
 
 
Mid Season 3 2019
17 Aug 2019 - 23 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,979
for 7 nights
£1,979
 
 
Low Season 2 2019
24 Aug 2019 - 20 Sep 2019
5 night minimum stay
£724
for 5 nights
£1,013
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£385
for 3 nights
£898
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £350.96

Cancellation charges are as follows: More than 60 days prior to arrival - loss of down payment deposit, ie. 25% of the booking price.
58 - 0 days prior to arrival - loss of 100% of the cost of your booking.
Check in is after 3.30 pm and check out is 9.30 am to allow for time for cleaning.
The pool is not heated and is open from mid-April through to the end of October. The Trullo will be cleaned for your arrival and once a week for our guests who stay more than 10 days. Additional cleaning is available at an extra cost. In case heating is needed (usually only from November up until April), this would be at an extra cost and according to consumption. The Trullo is equipped with a gas meter which can be monitored by our guests. Outside: The Trullo has its own outside shaded dining area. The central garden and swimming pool area are shared with the other house on the plot, a Villa which sleeps up to 8 people. The two houses have got sufficient distance in between to assure privacy.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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