Villa description: The Trulli di Cristoforo
Trullos with swimming pool set in the heart of the Valle d`Itria: beautiful rural and tranquil area between the wonders of Ostuni, Cisternino, Martina Franca and Ceglie, and also within 18 km from the sandy shores of Ostuni.
Originally created as a retreat in the era of the brigandage, are today a lovely place offering a cozy and tranquil atmosphere, completely far away from the hustle and bustle of city life.
The Trulli di Cristoforo ensure peace, privacy and well-being, and offer images that remind of the rural tradition in Puglia: a fantastic and exciting panoramic view of the endless land will accompany during the stay, softened by the coolness of the countryside and also by the trulli (with their thick walls).
The outdoor environments are well equipped and provide maximum relaxation: the swimming pol area is equipped with a gazebo, deck, porches and verandas.
The Trulli di Cristoforo are composed of three independent units but fundamentally suited to host a unique group: a total of 4 bedrooms and 3 baths can accommodate up to 11 people .
Ulivo: consists of 4 cones. Comprising a double bedroom, an alcove with the option to include a double bed or two single beds, a dining room with kitchenette, bathroom, living room with fireplace and another smaller alcove with possible extra bed, double or single (2+4 sleeps).
Mandorlo: 3 rooms unit, composed of 1 cone, and a lamia. Comprising two double bedrooms, a bathroom and dining room with kitchen (4 sleep).
Ciliegio: one room with vaulted ceiling, comprising a bathroom, kitchenette and double bed (2 sleeps).
The apartments can be rented individually depending on the number of guests, or all together if you want to stay with eslusivo use of the pool.
The Trulli di Cristoforo are therefore ideal for a large party or group of families willing to spend together a holiday in a typical countryside`s house in the Puglia region: bespoke region of several tourist interests, within few km from the urban attractions, with its famous gastronomic tradition and the beauty of the villages and the medieval streets, and from the wild beaches of Ostuni and Torre Guaceto.
|Size||Sleeps up to 12, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Torre Canne, Costa Merlata 20 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bari, Brindisi 70 km, Nearest railway: Fasano, Cisternino, Ostuni 15 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 3 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 14|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
Puglia (in English called Apulia), is the heel of Italy in the south east, a land of extraordinary colours and wonderful variety. The towns of Puglia are rich of architectural and historical evidence – Romanesque, Baroque, churches, cathedrals, castles and towers. The regional capital is Bari, the other provinces are Brindisi, Manner, Lecce and Taranto. Lecce is also known as "the Florence of the South".
Magnificent Palazzi and fountains in the urban centres as well as historic oil mills and farmsteads on the country put out the rich cultural successor of this region. The hidden charm of the coastal towns can be discovered in the midst of the alleys and Palazzi which form only the background to one of the most beautiful coasts in whole Italy with a high water quality. Many beautiful places along the coast and by magic beaches offer an unforgettable sight.
The famous “Trulli”, round stone houses, part of the world cultural heritage of mankind, stand in big number in Alberobello and about the whole Valle d`Itria scattered, clear certificates of the traditional dry stone construction.
The region enjoys a warm climate all year and is one of the least rainy regions.
Over twenty protected areas managed by different public entities in order to protect and preserve an extremely diverse, unique natural heritage Regional Cuisine With their mastery, bakers, dairymen, and farmers turn land fruits into products that owe their rich flavors and fragrances to their simpleness.
5 PDO oils coming from magnificent, centuries-old Apulian olive trees and bringing out the flavors of typical regional dishes. Particularly are to be recommended the local “Antipasti”, which are produced with from fresh and place-typical ingredients.
Ostuni, is called "the white city" and its village is one of the most beautiful in Italy, with the lanes arrovellano between the typical whitewashed houses. The apparent disorder distribution of the houses around the cathedral gives the center a unique conformation.
This costume has played a role of great importance in the field of history, in fact the houses were whitewashed in the seventeenth century with lime because it was believed to be the only way to avoid the plague dilagasse in the town and the contagion would increase up to bring destruction.
This use of lime for whitewashing the houses in the old town part of those who are still in the peculiarities of the town and is a feature that makes it recognizable.