A beautifully restored 17c Masseria and modern villa with fully organic olive farm situated in the hills with wonderful views of Monopoli and the sea. The property has beautiful private gardens, picnic areas, terraces and large swimming pool (14x7mtrs). Farmland over gentle terraced areas planted with ancient old olive trees, almonds, oaks, figs and prickly pear underplanted with a vast amount of wild flowers. Short drive (10 mins) to the historic large town of Monopoli with a very full range of bars and restaurants, sandy beaches among rocky coves, sporting facilities. The local village is a few mins. drive or 20mins walk away with shops, bar, restaurant, petrol station, post office and church.
Beautifully furnished double room with super king size bed or 2 single beds. Air-conditioning. Complimentary tea, coffee making facilities, drinks fridge.TV/Satelite/DVD and wireless hotspot. En-suite shower room (Wetroom). Private terrace. This bedroom also has space for an extra single bed or cot on request. Luxury towels and bed linens. Hair dryer. Fly screens fitted. Solar panels provide constant hot water. Heating by radiators. Daily clean. Pool towels and highchair available. A fresh buffet style breakfast of local and homemade produce is served on the Main Terrace or in the Refectory.
The masseria has extensive private gardens surrounded by farmland with the most beautiful views. There are many terraces some with sea views. Shady and sunny areas in which to relax. Many tables and chairs. Hammocks in the trees. The Masseria's private outside swimming pool measures 14x7mtrs and is heated by the sun. Available to all our guests. Opening times depend on the temperature but usually end April to mid November. It is surrounded by a large terrace and lawns furnished with luxury sunbeds and tables. There is a barbeque and a wood fired pizza oven. Outdoor games. An outdoor toilet and 2 showers. Ample secure parking.
There is a wide range of beaches from sandy bays to rocky coves. Coastal walks to enjoy the beautiful fragrances of wild thyme growing amongst the rocks. There is a mixture of private lidos (require a small charge) or public beaches. The nearest is 10 mins. drive away in Monopoli. There are many facilities bars, restaurants, sunbeds, chairs, tables, sunshades etc. Sports facilities, playgrounds and water sports. In the late evening many of the lidos become disco's every night of the week.
Golf at Savelletri about 15 mins. drive.
Special interest holidays
Throughout the year we are able to arrange cookery courses or demonstrations, There are several Important Bird Areas (IBAs) very close to the Masseria and provide a wonderful opportunity to see the Spring and Autumn migrations.
Bicycles are available and guided tours can be arranged.
We also offer assistance to guests wanting to relocate to the area. Arrangements can be made for special occasions such as champagne, flowers or fruit in your room. A cake ordered, a special dinner reservation, taxi service.