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Villa With Private Pool And Panoramic Views

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Property

Updated: 19-Sep-2016
Holiday Villa in Ostuni, Puglia, Italy - Peaceful Location, 5 Mins To Ostuni, 10 Mins To Beach

*********PRICES SLASHED FOR ALL REMAINING WEEKS FOR SUMMER 2016 SEPTEMBER BARGAINS!!!!!!!! ****New Pizza Oven Installed. **** see all the latest uploaded pictures.

Villa Iolanda is an 8 year old 3 bedroom Villa with lots of character made from local natural stone. Only a mile and a half from Ostuni and all shops, bars and restaurants and the nearest Supermarket and Restaurant are less than a mile.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

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Speaks English, Italian

6 Reviews

5
based on 6 holidaymaker reviews

5

Lovely Villa in rural and quiet location.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great 2 weeks in Villa Iolanda - thank you! The Villa is beautiful, spacious, well equipped and ideal for a family or group. The pool is massive which the kids loved! We even made our own pizzas using the pizza oven! You definitely need a car as advertised as very rural. Ostuni old town is lovely (very busy in August but still great place to visit). 3 good supermarkets within 15 minutes to stock up on essentials. Overall a great villa and Tony and Colleen very helpful. Many thanks!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful villa and a wonderful holiday.

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time in Puglia and it was wonderful. Booking was easy, Tony answered all our questions very promptly. On arrival, Colleen was very welcoming and the welcome pack was also great, full of delicious goodies. We spent a blissful two weeks, in and around the pool, on the huge shady terrace and on the roof terrace. Warm sea about 20 minutes away and the most fantastic towns to visit all around. Ostuni just a few minutes drive, was not an ideal road to walk there but was great to go in in the evening and join everyone eating ice cream, listening to music and wandering around the old town. Inside the villa the air conditioning was a bonus and the bedrooms were spacious with very comfy beds. The kitchen space was basic but with a barbecue and pizza oven outside and excellent restaurants all around this was not a problem. We have had the most wonderful holiday, would certainly return without hesitation.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very Much for your kind words. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your holiday.
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Nottingham
5

A very relaxing holiday

  • 5 of 5

We’ve just returned from a very relaxing two weeks holiday at Villa Iolanda.

Tony was very helpful with our booking and when we got to Italy Colleen was friendly and approachable making sure that we had everything that we needed. The Welcome Pack of supplies was indeed very welcome as it meant that we didn’t have to dash out to find a supermarket as soon as we arrived. The mid-week clean and end of stay clean were also very much appreciated. The villa had everything that we needed and included air-conditioning and Internet access, which with three teenage boys was a very big bonus! The wide veranda provided shade from the constant sunshine and was a great place to relax and read. Having our own large pool was wonderful for taking a dip and cooling down.

Close to Ostuni, it was the perfect location to explore the beautiful towns and beaches of Puglia. We visited several of the nearby towns and even managed a day trip by train to Lecce, known as the ‘Florence of the South’. We enjoyed many good cups of coffee, glasses of Aperol Spritz and lots of great food.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous holiday

  • 5 of 5

Just back from our week long stay at the Villa Yolanda and have to say what a great time we have had. A week definitely was not long enough. A beautiful location, spacious, well-equipped villa with a lovely pool. The owner, Tony and his staff in Italy could not have been more helpful - from the welcome pack to recommendations of where to eat! Ostuni is a beautiful town, well suited for families who don't want a tourist trap but need enough to keep the teenagers happy - very pretty, as are the surrounding villages. Will def be back

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Denise, thank you for your very kind words. As discussed, you will always be welcome at the Villa should you return.
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Derbyshire
5

A great Puglian home

  • 5 of 5

Villa Iolanda is a modern, spacious villa within easy reach of the town of Ostuni and the Adriatic Coast. The pool is excellent and the area immediately surrounding the pool is spacious, perfect for children to play in. There is plenty of shade as well as a roof terrace with magnificent views out to the sea and the surrounding countryside. The villa itself is very well appointed with all some nice additional touches such as Internet access. This is a great villa in every respect and thoroughly recommended

  • Review Submitted: Aug 28, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for kind words Richard, they're very much appreciated. I'm glad you had a nice holiday. Tony.
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United Kingdom
5

A Lovely Villa

  • 5 of 5

The owner is very friendly and helpful and the villa is lovely - lots of natural stone throughout and it is tastefully furnished and very well equipped. Everything was very clean (including the sun lounger cushions) and the villa is nice and private. Ostuni is slightly too far away to walk but there are two restaurants within walking distance of the house.

Our children loved the large pool!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jacqui for your comments. you are very kind.
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Location

From the Owner

Villa Iolanda is an oasis of tranquillity . Totally private , yet only a mile or so away from the beautiful city centre. Far reaching views from the totally secluded roof terrace and your mind will just switch off and take you to another planet.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Brindisi at 20 Miles Nearest Barpub : Manhattan at 1 Miles Nearest Ferry : Brindisi at 20 Miles Nearest Golf : Savelletri at 30 Miles Nearest Train : Ostuni at 3 Miles Nearest Motorway : SS379 at 5 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Da Gigione at 500 Metres Nearest Beach : Torre Pozzella at 6 Miles Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

In the area, there is a zoo/theme park, horse riding schools, cookery courses, art courses and various caves, grottoes and Roman excavations. Alberobello is a big tourist attraction with all the Trulli, and is a UNESCO world heritage site. There is also bicycle hire available locally and there are water parks nearby.

In Taranto, 1 hour by car, there is also a company that takes a catamaran out for the day for Dolphin Watching . I have experienced this and it is a beautiful day out . the Dolphins were less than 5 metres from the catamaran. The day also includes an excellent lunch at sea, and swimming off the Catamaran. This is a fantastic family day out .For more details , visit http://www.joniandolphin.it/ .

Coast/Beach:

The nearest beach is Torre Pozzella, which is 7 miles away. There are many other blue flag beaches in the area such as Costa Merlata and Rosa Marina. Other beaches nearby include Torre Canne, Gorgognolo, Pantanagianni, Pilone and Lido Morelli. There is also a small port at Villanova, which has some excellent seafood restaurants.

Travel:

Flights from Stansted to Bari and Brindisi (Ryanair) From Gatwick to Bari and Brindisi (Easy Jet) and from Gatwick to Bari (British Airways) Bari is 1 hour 15 mins.by car and Brindisi is 25 minutes by car. Alternatively, there are regular flights to Naples (3 hours drive) and Rome (5 hours drive).

Distances:

Ostuni is the nearest town and is 1 mile away. Carovigno is 3-4 miles away, Ceglie Messapica,Cisternino, Martina Franca and Locorotondo are all less than 10 miles away. Alberobello is 15 miles away and Lecce is 50 minutes by car.

Further Details:

The nearest bars, supermarkets and shops are 1 mile away. The nearest restaurants are Masseria Salinola (half a mile) and Ristorante da Gigione (three quarters of a mile) the nearest Bank is 1 1/2 miles away.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter
6 Nov 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Christmas & New Year
17 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 7 nights
£1,000
 
 
Winter
7 Jan 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Easter
8 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 7 nights
£1,100
 
 
Late April/Early May
22 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 7 nights
£1,000
 
 
Early Summer
27 May 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 7 nights
£1,100
 
 
Peak Summer
22 Jul 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,600
for 7 nights
£1,600
 
 
September/October
9 Sep 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 7 nights
£1,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 7 nights
£1,000
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

Booking Notes:
To book, please email or phone. Initially a 30% non-refundable deposit is required, plus a £300 refundable payment for breakages. The remaining balance is due 6 weeks prior to departure. Please note there is a charge payable locally for late arrivals of 100 euros. However, half of this will be refunded upon return with the breakages deposit.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is normally saturday, however midweek bookings will be accepted in peak season where possible. Please call to request.

30% deposit immediately to confirm booking . The remainder along with the Security deposit required 6 weeks prior to departure.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • villa

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome

Location Type

  • rural

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 110 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • En-suite to master bedroom has a bath, shower, WC, bidet and washing machine. Main bathroom has a shower, WC and bidet.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed and en-suite. Bedroom 2 with double bed. Bedroom 3 with 2 single beds.

Outside

  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: There is air conditioning in all 3 bedrooms also in the lounge. An alarm, video entry phone and electric gates.there is also a safety deposit box. Outside: NEW FOR 2015! an outdoor Pizza Oven, which should be very popular. We will also be able to offer Evenings where (for a small fee) a local chef comes to the Villa and not only cooks Pizzas for you and your party, but he also shows you how to get the best use out of the oven and how to cook your own Pizzas! There is also a BBQ, 12m x 6m private illuminated swimming pool, outside lighting, 4 sun loungers and an outside shower. The verandah has a dining table and 8 chairs. Roof terrrace with 2 sun loungers and a bistro set. Please note the pool is not gated and there are steps from the shallow end entering the pool, however there are no steps at the deep end, which is 2 metres deep, therefore children and non-swimmers should be supervised at all times. Please note, the Swimming pool is open seasonally from the End of May till the end of September unless otherwise requested. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels, linen and beach towels provided - these are changed weekly.

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