Escape to the country – book a beautiful rural retreat! Choose from cosy country cottages, exquisitely converted farmhouses and Mediterranean-style fincas bursting with character.
Rural retreats provide the perfect setting for total relaxation. See our holiday cottages in Cornwall, the Cotswolds and the Lake District, or find a cottage with a mesmerising backdrop in Snowdonia or the Scottish Highlands. Further afield, explore the tranquillity and native wildlife in France, Italy or Spain from your own gite or trullo.
Some of our rural retreats come complete with private pools, BBQs, Jacuzzis and real log fires. They make perfect bases for hiking, cycling, fishing, or simply enjoying the peace and fresh air of the great outdoors.
The perfect getaway for famlies or couples. Large double bedroom, + an L-shaped bedroom with two single beds.Within easy reach of the all the sites of Puglia, an area of unique history, art and architecture. Spend time by the private shared pool or beaches. the pool is …see more
Myself and my husband stayed in the larger Trullo for a week in June 2014.
We had the place to ourselves for most of our stay, which really made it feel like a belated luxury honeymoon destination.… More
“A peaceful place to visit a wonderful region”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2014
It was our second stay at Trullo Olivo in this wonderful region of Puglia and we enjoyed it even more than the first time. The view is wonderful. Our neighbours were very quiet. It was perfect. The tr… More
“Thoroughly enjoyable experience”
Reviewed 3 Jun 2014
We had a fantastic time and the trullo surpassed our expectations. We were really surprised how light and airy it was. And tastefully equipped We had 5 days of very cold wet weather from the Balkans … More
Glad you enjoyed yourselves despite what sounds like pretty freakishly bad weather!
Trulli Alto is a quality 3 bedroom/two bathroom family trullo. Beautiful views over olive groves and vineyards, yet just 5 minutes drive from small town with restaurants, shops and other facilities. Private full size pool shared with one other trullo. Suits families or …see more
“Wonderful time in Puglia - Perfect trulli in most relaxing place”
Reviewed 25 Aug 2015
We had a wonderful time in Puglia and in particular at Mark's trullo Alto (the bigger one). It was exactly what we expected and we loved the quiet and relaxing atmosphere. All amenities were of good q… More
“Gorgeous italian villa in relaxed & peaceful location”
Reviewed 3 Oct 2013
Gorgeous Italian villa with everything you need for a relaxed, chilled out holiday. We travelled with family & friends including a small child & we couldn't have asked for anything more. We've trave… More
Glad you had a good time and we thought of everything. Absolutely agree car hire is essential. so we specify that very carefully.
“Brilliant location and well equipped”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2013
We really enjoyed our stay at Trullo Alto in September this year. The view from the. Trullo is over rolling farmland and we enjoyed having our meals outside to make the most of it. The beauty of the… More
There are separate entrances to each trullo and they are screened from each other. We are also very careful about our guests to ensure that they tend to be very quiet couples or small families who are considerate. So far we have never had a complaint about other guests and several occasions where good friendships have been formed. In one case the guests at each trullo now meet for Christmas every year!
Availability of 5 beds Trulli completely renovated, located in a hilly fresh; surrounded by green olive trees and fruit, with a large green area of 10,000 sq. extending from the driveway up to surround the building, the area in front of the trulli equipped with two terr …see more
Nestling at the foot of a lush hill, surrounded by a heady scent of orange blossoms and lavender, Trullo Ca' del Fico is the ideal place to rejuvenate body and mind from everyday life. An oasis of peace created for people who love the colors, scents and sounds of nature …see more
Our Trullo is named the Little Wood, and nestles in countryside between Alberobello, which is the centre of the Trullo world, and Locorotondo, another lovely little Italian town. Little Wood is ideally located for many of the tourist attractions in Puglia,such as Lecce, …see more
Although in a quiet backwater, with its own vineyard and olive grove, Little Wood is actually only a few minutes drive from the beautiful old town of Locorotondo. In fact it's only a few a minutes fro… More
Many thanks for your comments Michael - we will ensure that the property is opened well ahead of any future autumn guests arriving, thus addressing the point about having the trullo well aired.
“Wonderful Little Wood”
Reviewed 15 Nov 2011
We spent two lovely weeks at Little Wood last August. The pool area was just lovely and includes a shower and nice loungers. We liked the fact that the main living area was open plan, it made the kitc… More
“Ideally located in a beautiful setting,this trullo is perfect Puglia”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2011
Having rented in Puglia for several years, as a family we were all in agreement that Little Wood offers something for the whole family.The pool and patio areas are stunning and spacious enough for tee… More
Trullo Bellissimo is a luxury, bijou villa with a bespoke interior design, sympathetically restored to reveal original stone walls, arches and vaulted ceilings.This ancient c300 year old building is set in its own tranquil 3acre olive grove, with stunning terraces (cock …see more
From the moment we met Jane to the moment we left our experience of Trullo Bellissimo was fantastic. The trullo itself is a stunning building and grounds with outdoor pool, dining and BBQ area and oli… More
“Unique and wonderful place with huge pool”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2014
This trullo has everything you could want and is fantastic for families. We have 3 children and they slept in one room and we had the other, both rooms have their own bathrooms. The kitchen is well eq… More
Although Bellissimo has only two bedrooms, you almost feel the excitement of the children sleeping in the 300 year old trullo, which is so much like an ‘Aladdin’ s cave’! It is great that Mum & Dad were also able to have there own space, lets face it-they are on holiday too. The appreciation of what we created, is so very much appreciated.
Reviewed 1 May 2014
What an amazing place! The house is very unique and has everything you need for a relaxing holiday with young children. The garden and pool were gorgeous and we spent most of the week playing in th… More
I knew that we were dealing with a lovely family from the initial enquiry and first conversation. As an owner, it is a real a pleasure to assist, when guests ask questions about the area and facilities in order to enhance their vacation experience. It is even more satisfying to know that the facilities provided have enabled Mum and Dad, as well as the children, to have a relaxing and fun time, whatever the weather. Thank you for your comments about the terraces, gardens and pool, it has taken 5 years of hard work to reach the standard we wanted, in order to create a very special holiday destination.
Beautiful trullo with private swimming pool (5m x 10m) situated in Ostuni (Contrada Chiobbica, 8 kms from Ostuni city center), surrounded by 10.000 m2 of land (olive trees, almond trees, fig trees etc...).
The trullo has 7 cones : 2 bedrooms (one bedroom with a double b …see more
Trullo Cittadino with three cones and a relevance of new construction of about 95 square meters. Can accommodate 4/5 people: entrance, living room, kitchen with fireplace, double bedroom, triple room, 2 bathrooms inside and outside.Large square stone,beautiful garden wi …see more
Stancija Mani is a secluded property at the heart of Istria. The kazun is an integral part of Istrian cultural history. Originally, these round stone huts were used by shepherds and workers in the fields to store tools or as shelter from the rain and sun. Our kazun is a …see more
Set in an acre of garden with many fruit trees, olives and vineyard and only 5 minutes drive to the sea. The flat topped trullo has everything you need for a self catering holiday including air conditioning . The roof terrace has wonderful panoramic views of the sea and …see more
Trullo Sarceno is a truly beautiful, well maintained getaway. Originally built circa 800, both the main Trullo and annexe, have been restored in 2013 to exacting standards. The Trullo is located in a quiet country lane just 5km from the "white-city" of Ostuni …see more
Welcome to Trullo Il Paradiso, our 250 year old beautifully renovated trullo surrounded by ancient olive groves and fruit trees just 5 miles from the towns of Ostuni and Martina Franca. ll Paradiso is a luxury property set in 5 acres of peaceful countryside. Come and en …see more
Beautifully renovated and enlarged three double bedroom, three bathroom trullo (sleeps 6-8 people). Now with free WIFI. Next to the 10x5m private swimming pool is a luxury outside covered dining area with stone dining table and kitchen with BBQ and drinks fridge for com …see more
The Torchio Trullo was absolutely lovely. The recent renovations have created a beautifully modern but sympathetically completed accommodation. The outdoor space is ideal for those seeking absolute s… More
The structure is composed of 10 trulli dating back to 800. Thanks to its central location in a short time can easily reach all the destinations more attractive in the area. Alberobello, the capital of Trulli is situated just 3 km. The caves of Castellana and the zoo saf …see more
Cinquenoci Trullo is located in a panoramic and quiet area, not far from the town centre. Its name derives from “Cinquenoci” (literally “five walnut-trees”) district, an ancient place characterized by the presence of five huge walnut-trees, which bore the precio …see more
Situated midway between Ostuni and Cisternino, in the heart of Valle d'Itria, Trulleto is a trullo with private pool that can accommodate up to 6 people.
Trulleto offers three double bedrooms (one with fireplace), a bathroom with shower, a living room with fireplace and …see more
Trullo Lammas is a recently renovated stylish two bedroom trullo sleeping a maximum of 6 guests. Furnished in a "shabby chic" style with antique lighting. Boasting lovely views over the Itria Valley sitting in a hectare of land with olive groves, fig and apricot trees. …see more
We had the best time at this wonderfully appointed unique holiday home. The pool was cleaned everyday for our own use, the grounds around the trulli were quiet without being miles away from our sights… More
Situated just 5 miles from the chic town of Martina Franca and a short drive to the clear tropical award winning beaches of the Ionian coastline, Trullo of Dreams can be found.The road stops just past the property and this ensures the tranquil location is not disturbed. …see more
“The most fantastic, relaxing and friendly place I have ever been.”
Reviewed 25 Jun 2013
This was a wonderful get away with the combination of peace and tranquility of the countryside and the closeness of the wonderful town of Martina Franca. The Trullo was fabulous, clean and comfortable… More
“Beautiful Trullo of Dreams a holiday you will never forget”
Reviewed 25 Jun 2013
This property is one of the most Beautiful and Idealic I have stayed in recently.
It boasts a pretty English garden with lots of patio space and a stunning pool to cool down when the Italian weather … More
Situated in the Itria Valley only 2km from the charming hilltop town of Cisternino is “ Trullo Palme “; it's secluded position affords peace and privacy to the guests who come here. Surrounded by the greenery of the grounds and garden, it shrouds you in sense o …see more
Trulli Oleandro is a luxury holiday mansion in Puglia. These authentic trulli are conservatively restructured in full consideration of their old charm and have been beautifully decorated. The villa has a large private swimming pool of 14x7 meters and accommodates easily …see more
Beautiful Trulli holiday house - 2 double bedrooms, lounge with an extra single bed, in the kitchen we provide microwave, fridge, percolator, toaster. 2 swhowers, 1 bathroom, patio fully furnished (gazebo, table , chairs, little fountain, porch swing), 2 indipendent ent …see more
Charming centenary Trullo where you can live an authentic traditional experience. Have fun in the huge swimming pool and relax in the shades of the hectare organic garden. The house has original thick walls that keeps cool in summer and warm in winter. At your disposal …see more
The villa' IL Gelso' is set in a large private garden planted mainly with olive trees and fruit trees. There is a spacious patio area surrounding the beautiful salt water swimming pool. Two large gazebo's on the patio, one for dining under al fresco, with a wooden table …see more
“Relaxing, comfortable, classy with a charming host”
Reviewed 12 Nov 2011
We stayed for 9 days in october break with 2 kids aged 4 and 10. The house is simple and classy and very vitally, comfortable. Lovely sofas and not too much fiss for the kids to damage. Its Homes and … More
Reviewed 21 Jun 2016
Amazing week in a beautifully decorated luxury Trullo. Anita & Pino are incredibly welcoming, friendly & helpful in suggesting super places to eat & visit if you can bear to drag yourself away from th… More
“Peace and tranquility in Puglia.”
Reviewed 12 Sep 2011
We stayed in Il Gelso for a week in August and had a fantastic time. The Villa is beautiful and the owners have done a very thoughtful renovation and extension to provide very spacious and comfortabl… More
Trulli Santa Maria dei Grani are a unique example of ancient architecture that still survives and currently offers our guests the opportunity to experience a truly and authentic holiday in Puglia, together with the luxury and comfort of a private pool.The wonderful swim …see more
Amazing, tranquil, spectacular - just some of the words our previous guests have used to describe Trullo Azzurro and its setting. It is a beautiful trullo, which we lovingly restored and maintain, employing traditional methods and materials to retain its magical charact …see more
We spent 10 days at the comfortable and characterful Trullo azzurro , situated some 10-15 minutes drive from the nearby town of Locorotondo with its lovely old quarter and many fine restaurants. This … More
“Getting away from it just got a whole lot better!”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2014
We have just enjoyed an amazing week in a very unique property in a very special location! Mark and Mary have painstakingly renovated their trulli and it was a pleasure and privilege to be there. The … More
“comfortable, well-appointed trullo for unique holiday experience”
Reviewed 23 Aug 2014
We had an excellent holiday in this beautiful trullo set in the middle of the Puglia countryside with beautiful views over the vines and olive trees.
The trullo has all mod cons, with dishwasher,… More
The villa advantage is not only the surrounding enchanting landscape, but also its position near the highlights of the region such as Alberobello, Ostuni, Cisternino, Polignano a Mare etc.The house with a 3000 sqm property .All the rooms furnished in ethnic style and ar …see more
A lovingly restored trullo in the UNESCO protected Valle d'Itria between Locorotondo and Martina Franca, it is situated high on the border of the valley with an enchanting view across to Martina Franca. The trullo is set at the end of a country lane with a private swimm …see more
“Beauty and relaxing location with lots of history”
Reviewed 21 Jan 2015
My family and I spent a relaxing and enjoyable week at Trullo Vista in July.
The trullo which is full of character, is very well appointed with a fully equipped
kitchen and two luxury bathrooms. Th… More
I'm so glad you enjoy staying at our trullo. I hope to see you all again this year
“Just a fantastic opportunity to relax”
Reviewed 21 Jan 2015
I just needed to get away from it all, and I couldn't imagine a better experience. The trullo is cool in the August heat, and the pool is perfect for relaxing in the sun. The view from the pool over t… More
You certainly do get away from it all at Trullo Vista!
“Lovely accommodation in beautiful position”
Reviewed 29 Jun 2016
Excellent quality of accommodation with a wonderful pool with great views. Really friendly owners as was Rossana who looked after the place for them. We decided not to walk into town as we didn't fe… More
I'm sure the trullo was suitably restful after your tour of Puglia and Basilicata. We look forward to welcoming you again.
Vicky and Richard
Perfect place, perfect peace, perfect Puglia.Trullo Serena is a delightful renovated ancient trullo situated in Capo di Gallo on a hilltop a few kilometres from Alberobello with wonderful far reaching views across the Itria Valley. It is so peaceful and quiet, somethin …see more
This cozy house, typical for this region former farmhouse, situated in the beautiful Itria Valley, between Ostuni and Cisternino. This rural location is perfect for the Apulia holiday with your children that rage omitted here and can play.The pretty trullo has cozy inte …see more