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BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED TRULLO WITH POOL. EXPERIENCE REAL ITALY.

Ian & Penny Ledger

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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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BEAUTIFULLY RESTORED TRULLO WITH POOL. EXPERIENCE REAL ITALY.

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday villa in Ostuni - Trulli Talily, Puglia, Italy

Sleeps 5. Nestled in olive groves in the heart of Valle d'Itria.

Off the beaten track, with shaded courtyard and terraces these ancient trullo and lamia buildings have been expertly renovated to provide luxury accommodation sleeping up to 5 people.

The original stone lamia contains country kitchen, dining and living area whilst the converted trullo and alcove provide the main bedroom and another lamia, attached via an integral tunnel, provides bathroom and large bedroom. Ideal for couples, families and groups.

The outdoor seating and dining areas, some with gazebos, lead down to a large 10m x 5m swimming pool with decked surround.

Facilities: Luxuries: DVD player

General: Central heating, TV, CD player

Standard: Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer

Utilities: Cooker, Fridge, Washing machine

Rooms: Bedrooms (2), Shower rooms (1), WCs (1)

Furniture: Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seating for 6, Lounge seating for 2, Sleeps 5

Other: Linen and towels provided.

Highchair and cot available.

Outdoors: Balcony / Terrace, Private garden

Access: Parking space

How To Get There: There are daily flights throughout the year with Ryan Air from London Stansted to Brindisi and Bari. Brindisi airport is a 30 min drive whilst Bari airport is an hour to Trulli Talily. Book flights with Ryan Air Tel: 0906 270 5656.

There are also regular flights with British Airways from London Gatwick direct to Bari. Flights are every Thursday and Saturday and run from April through through to October. Bari airport is a 1 hour drive to Trulli Talily. Book flights with British Airways Tel: 0870 850 9850.

A car is essential and we recommend booking it in advance from one of the car rental desks at the airport. You can book a car with your flights or from one of the car hire companies direct. Alternatively you may find that you get a better deal if you book via a company such as holidayautos or auto-europe

Media Comments: Amanda Lamb, A Place In The Sun, Channel 4:

'Puglia is one of my favourite parts of Italy. The place oozes rustic charm and character and is the perfect place to escape everyday life and lose yourself in a bygone era. Trulli houses look like something out of a fairy tale and at Trulli Talily you get the chance to experience an authentic piece of real Italy.'

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • pets not allowed
Guestbook comments from the manager
Excellent booking experience, website and information pack. Bob & Helga (managers at Trulli Talily) are excellent. They are informative, helpful and very knowledgeable about the local area. An excellent welcome pack, very welcome after a day of travelling, especially the local wine!



The guest guide was excellent. The property lovely, clean and well equipped. Thank you.
May 2013
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Ian & Penny Ledger

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Before Penny & Ian got married in 2003 they had a romantic idea of owning a trullo in Puglia. In 2007 their dream came true and they used their property design and refurbishment experience to create a little piece of paradise in a wonderful setting of Puglia countryside.

Ian & Penny Ledger purchased this villa in 2007

We looked at hundreds of plots and property before selecting this trullo, because it is in the most stunning countryside between two of the most favoured historic towns in Puglia.

Rustic charm and history with all the mod cons you need.

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

Beautifully Restored Trullo with Pool. Experience Real Italy.
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
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Beautifully Restored Trullo with Pool. Experience Real Italy.
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p423235
Ostuni Brindisi area
5

Tranquil setting, shoulders drop feeling...

  • 5 out of 5
I booked to stay at Trulli Talily as a late break from work, ideally for some relaxing times, and found myself not disappointed.

The rustic yet modernised feel inside the Trulli provided all that was required to cater for the stay. The main bedroom is striking, with the domed roof providing a unique feel, complete with aample sleeping arrangements, large king size bed, wall mounted television if you so wished to use, and french doors opening outwards to the views of the olive trees and grounds surrounding the Truli.

Further accommodation was very suitable for a further couple or children, 2 single beds and a sleeper bed set in a separate spacious room past the main room. Combined with good shower and bathroom facilities (lovely hot shower!), and a rustic feeling kitchen (pleasure to cook in, gas hobs, electric oven / grill, fridge, lovely stone sink), dinner was made and then consumed in the outside area, cleverly landscaped to give you a sense of your own piece of tranquillity.

Everything that we needed was there for us, an evening bbq as the sun set was a real pleasure, relaxing listening to music as there was an ipod dock / speaker unit within the Trulli.

As for the avid TV viewers, there was also a wide range of UK and freeview channels available for those who can't miss the soaps or similar!

All in all it was a very enjoyable and relaxing stay, set in a lovely setting, had that shoulders dropping feeling after about 5 minutes of arriving! Would definitely visit again
  • Review Submitted: 09-Oct-2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind review. Hopefully we'll see you in Puglia again soon, particularly now that we are adding a luxury swimming pool ready for the 2014 season.

Location

Location

Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
Brindisi
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Brindisi
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Cisternino
Nearest Beach
7 Kilometres
Ostuni
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Casalini
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Casalini

Puglia, or Apulia in Italian, is the long strip of land 400km from North to South that makes up the 'heel' of Italy. Trulli Talily is nestled in the heart of Valle d'Itria, probably the most sought after area of Puglia. The Valle d'Itria is an undulating plateau in the centre of the province containing some of Puglia's prettiest landscapes.

Unique to this area are 'Trulli' which are dotted throughout Puglia countryside with olive groves, vineyards, cherry, peach and almond orchards, all neatly partitioned by dry-stone walls. Trulli are ancient cylindrical buildings with thick white limestone walls and stone conical roofs. Often attached are 'lamia', a barrel roofed stone building. These ancient stone buildings were lived in by the agricultural community to keep cool in the heat and warm in the winter. Local expertise is required to refurbish the ancient stone.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday villa in Ostuni, Brindisi area

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rental Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
High Season
28 Jun 2014 - 5 Sep 2014
7 night minimum stay
£1,125
 
 
Late Mid Season
6 Sep 2014 - 26 Sep 2014
7 night minimum stay
£895
 
 
Mid Season
27 Sep 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
7 night minimum stay
£795
 

Notes

  • Payments to be made in £ Sterling. Please also note we do not charge any administration or booking fees which are so often added to advertised prices.

    Welcome Pack provided. Meet & Greet service provided.

    A post-dated cheque or card details authorising a security deposit of £200 in the event of damages is required at the time of booking.

    Two gas bottles are provided for heating and hot water which should be ample for a two week stay. Additional bottles are €20 each.

    Electricity up to a value of €50 is included and should be ample for a two week stay. Consumption over this is charged by a meter reading at €0.35 per kw.

    Linen and towels are included.

    Extra cleaning can be arranged and costs €60 payable locally.

    Cot and high chair available at no extra cost.

    Bookings remain provisional and are not secure until payment is received in full.
  • Full Information Pack provided with directions, maps, alarm instructions, details of local restaurants and beaches, etc.

Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Ostuni in Brindisi area

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Farm Holidays
  • Sports & Activities
  • Away From It All
  • Spa
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Washing Machine
  • Linens Provided
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Security System
  • Towels Provided
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking Off Street
Kitchen:
  • Hob
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Stone tiled shower room with bidet, WC, sink and heated towel rail.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Trullo Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Lamia Bedroom - 3 Single Bed , 1 Cot , incl. day bed.
  • An internal stone tunnel provides a link to a double bedroom with cast iron bed in the original cone roofed trullo. Doors lead out to terraced seating. The barrel roofed lamia provides a 2nd bedroom with day bed & 2 singles (which can form a double).
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Stereo
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Patio
  • Garden ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Terrace
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • zoo
  • restaurants
  • bay
  • forests
  • marina
  • winery tours
  • churches
  • ruins
  • caves
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • walking
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • wind-surfing
  • diving
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • water skiing
  • equestrian events
  • bay fishing
  • fishing
Notes:
A pergola provides an extended dining area on the stone patio. Landscaped terraces and courtyards with seating areas and flower beds surround the ancient buildings and look on to the 3 acre plot with citrus trees and olive grove and views of the valley beyond. The courtyard leads to terraced gardens and land separated by low stone walls, each with a variety of established fruit trees and uninhabited valley views. Past a young olive grove, a stone path leads up to the top terrace where you can sit and relax with only the sound of the breeze and occasional wildlife.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website: