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Trullo Paradiso- 1 km from Alberobello town, WIFI available

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom Trullo with private solar heated swimming pool

Trullo Paradiso offers you a stay in a comfortable yet traditional style with heated swimming pool ideal for the spring and early summer months measuring 12m X6m. A superb property dating back to the 18th century located 1km from Alberobello in the heart of Puglia. There are fabulous outside space with natural stone table and chairs making outdoor living ideal for a family. The property is set in over 6000sq metres with many olive and fruit trees. . The trullo is a 2 bedroom unit and tastefully presented. Each room is within a trullo hence the conical shaped ceilings can be enjoyed from any room of the property. The poolside area has comfortable sunbeds, shaded gazebo area offering soft seating & outdoor dining table seating up to 8 people.

We live in the adjoining trullo and are happy to help in any way. Guests will have sole use of the pool during your stay.

It is located 1 km from Alberobello or a 20 minute comfortable walk if you rather enjoy the countryside.

We also offer UK TV channels if you like to keep to date with TV soaps and news.

Off street parking in secure enclosed parking area for several cars.

Alberobello is about 20kms drive from the beautiful sandy beaches on the Adriatic coast. These family friendly public and private beaches are clean and well maintained. On the south west coast the Gulf of Taranto also has superb beaches and is about 35kms away.

You have a choice of two international airports Bari or Brindisi each within easy reach to Alberobello. There are daily flights with Ryanair from Stansted or a number of Alitalia flights from Heathrow on a daily basis at reasonable prices. BA from Gatwick on selective days. Easyjet are operating from Gatwick to Bari and New for 2014 flights to Brindisi. Why not try other airlines although not direct flights you may find reasonable Lufthansa. Many of our guests have availed of flights from regional UK airports direct to Naples which is approx 3.5 hours drive. Alberobello is approx 1 hour by car from either airport. Car hire is available at airports or book on line with Hertz car hire.

For Wine Lovers: There are plenty of quality wine cellars (Cantina) nearby. The puglia region produces 25% of Italy's wine.

Why not spend some time sampling the various wines and visit their beautiful museums dedicated to the wine industry. To name but a few

Albea of Alberobello

Cantina Sociale del Locorotondo

Miali of Martina Franca

More Details

Owner
Teresa Di Fenza and Donagh O'Brien
Member since: 2006
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 September, 2018

About Teresa Di Fenza and Donagh O'Brien

We are an Irish couple Donagh & Teresa. We have managed to have got work/lifestyle balance about right whereby we spend approx 6 months of the year enjoying the Puglian lifestyle.

Teresa Di Fenza and Donagh O'Brien purchased this villa in 2005

Why Teresa Di Fenza and Donagh O'Brien chose Alberobello

Having discovered Alberobello in 2003 we found it very unique and we knew this was the region where we wanted an Italian holiday home. The trullo have many original features including an aia which is a circular area which was used for grinding grain, this has not been incorporated into outside living area where one can relax and enjoy outside dining.

What makes this villa unique

The outside space was the selling point of the property with many original sitting areas and fabulous olive, fruit and nut trees.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a lovely stay at your Trullo – I have been meaning to write to say how much I enjoyed it. Donagh was so helpful with everything and the swimming pool was spotless – the best we have ever had.

All his suggestions for days out were great for us – even satisfying grumpy teenagers!

I would love to come back and visit another time.
Aug 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa around the Alberobello around the Metropolitan City of Bari

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • rural
  • town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , wash hand basin
  • Washing machine
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Baby cot is available
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • MP3 Dock
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • 2 bicycles
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Kitchen with gas cooker, electric oven, fridge, kettle, toaster and good supply of crockery and utensils. Lounge with dining table and chairs, sofa and window seat, open fireplace, satalite TV, UK TV channels, DVD, Ipod docking and HiFi. Door leading to outside area. Linens and towels provided. Weekly cleaning. Accommodation suitable for couples and families with lots of outside space. Sun Loungers available, relaxation area with soft furnishings. Wireless internet available

Reviews

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Trullo Paradiso- 1 km from Alberobello town, WIFI available
average rating of 4.75 based on 42 reviews
5

Wonderful family holiday in a magical Trullo

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a fantastic weeks stay at Trullo Paradiso with our young family. The kids found the whole Trullo experience magical and of course loved the pool and the huge outside space to explore. The Trullo was everything we expected it to be and has been sympathetically converted while providing everything we needed to make for a comfortable week. The photographs almost don't do it justice, it is trulli charming! Apart from the fun of the Trullo itself, the kids spent hours in the pool and we particularly enjoyed the shaded poolside terrace area where we enjoyed lunches and barbecues watching the sun set over the pool though the inside of the Trullo proved very cosy one stormy afternoon!

The whole accomodation including the outside space and the pool is perfectly maintained by Donagh and Tereza who made sure everything was fine each day, a real advantage with having the owners adjacent. Tereza and Donagh themselves were charming hosts, always friendly, accommodating and generous with the delights of their wonderful Italian garden and even making us stuffed zucchini flowers one evening. We thoroughly enjoyed their company, and they were wonderful with the children though they were equally careful to give us our privacy, in fact a lot of the time you would not know they were there at all. They were incredibly helpful in suggesting places to eat and visit, directions, where to shop, park etc. no need for your Rough Guide here!

Trullo paradiso is close enough to Alberobello to pop in and out, but not so close to the busy-ness of the place at it's peak mid August as you might find with a town centre Trullo. Alberobello has lots to offer but Trullo Paradiso is also a good place from which to visit many other lovely towns such as Locorotondo, Ostuni the coast and everything else Puglia has to offer.

I can't recommend Trullo Paradiso enough and would love to return sometime soon.

Thanks again Tereza and Donagh.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for a lovely review, it was a pleasure having you here as guests and we enjoyed your company and chats. We hope to see you again in not so distant future.
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5

Wonderful place to stay

  • 5 of 5

LOVED staying in this comfy and well equipped trullo, LOVED the pool area which has been really well designed with plenty of shade, LOVED the owners Teresa and Donagh who really made us feel at home. Nothing was too much trouble, great tips on places to visit, and some basic supplies on arrival which were greatly appreciated. LOVED Puglia. Fantastic. We didn’t want to come home!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fabulous relax!

  • 4 of 5

We loved our stay at Trullo Paradiso, Donaugh and Teresa were wonderful hosts and couldn't have done more to ensure our stay was perfect.

The Trullo is around 1km outside Alberabello and we did walk in on one occasion for dinner and then walked back in the dark, (probably would have been better to take up Teresa's offer of a lift) but we are four adults and did have a torch! I wouldn't recommend doing this with small children, I would say a car is a must while staying here to enable you to do your shopping and to make eating out easier.

The Trullo itself is exactly as you would imagine, so cute and with everything you would need. Teresa had also left an additional towel for the pool/beach in addition to the shower towels which was a bonus. It was a bit like glamping, everything you actually need and very comfortable but if you are a bit of a princess you may well miss air conditioning and a dishwasher! The outside area and pool by far made up for washing a few pots and there are fans to help keep you cool at night.

I should probably mention that the doors and the corridor between the kitchen and bathroom are around 5'3 or less so if you are tall you need to be prepared to bang your head a few times!

The pool is fabulous and I agree with other reviews that it is crystal clear, like drinking water. Donaugh looks after it very well and it genuinely upsets him if its not perfect!

The entrance into the Trullo car parking/garden/pool area is shared with Donaugh and Teresa so you do see them on occasion but they keep themselves to themselves unless you invite conversation which I would recommend you do as they are very knowledgeable on the surrounding area and restaurants. If they need to do anything to the pool or gardens they shout hello to let you know they are around.

We did get a few mosquitos bites between 5 and 7 (as Teresa and Donaugh advised) so it may be a good idea to come prepared with spray. (All the windows and the door in the Trullo have mosquito nets over them so there is no problem with them getting in the house.

All in all we had a great time, thoroughly relaxed and re-charged our batteries.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect Puglian holiday

  • 5 of 5

Trullo Paradiso was everything we hoped for and more.

Great base for exploring the area.

Accommodation perfect for our family of 4, well serviced- everything you need- pictures don't do the interior justice!!!

Outstanding outside areas: wonderful pool (best we've ever had) many seating areas and bbq.

Our hosts Teresa and Donagh were so welcoming, friendly and informative. They couldn't have been more perfect.

If you are planning a holiday in Puglia you will not find a better place to stay

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. It was a pleasure having you here and we are delighted that the property meet all your expectations. We hope to see you again if you decide to return. Many thanks for choosing our property for your holiday stay.
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Trulli wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We were this year's first guests, and thoroughly enjoyed our time at Alberobello and this wonderful home. Trulli was quite spacious, very comfortable and the grounds are beautiful and we particularly loved the pool/patio/bar-b-que. Great to be "rural" but so close to Alberobello and access to other great regional sites. Our hosts were engaging and very helpful.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review and we are delighted that you enjoyed the facilities and accommodation. Perfect guests to start off our season.
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Fantastic property - highly recommended

  • 5 of 5

Simply can't recommend Trullo Paradiso enough. The property was exactly what we were looking for and more. It is clean, comfy, charming and huge character to it. The location is great as near enough to Alberobello and shops and restaurants but far enough out for complete quiet and tranquility. The pool is well looked after and perfect for both adults and children and the outside area well equipped with loungers, dining space and BBQ. Teresa and Donagh are perfect hosts as they can't do enough to settle you in and make sure you have all you need but at the same time you hardly know they are there.

Thanks to you both - a lovely relaxing holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. It is very important to us that our guests have a wonderful and unforgettable experience. Hope to see you again in the foreseeable future. Many thanks Teresa & Donagh
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Location

Nearest Airport
65 Kilometres
Bari or Brindisi
Nearest Ferry
65 Kilometres
Bari or Brindisi
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Sevelletri
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Alberobello
Car: necessary

Alberobello is a warm and friendly town with supermarkets/shops, restaurants, cafes and bars . It is ideally situated for exploring Southern Puglia– 1km.

Train station in Alberobello with regular trains to Bari and neighbouring towns – 1km.

Wonderful weekly Thursday open street market, Tuesday market Monopoli, Wednesday market - Martina Franca and Friday market - Locorotondo .

Zoo Safari Theme Park at Fasano– 15km

Grotte di Castellana - explore the wonderful caves - 12km.

Savelletri - fascinating archaeological site

Polignano a Mare - one of the many stunning seaside towns - approx 30kms

Explore the wonderful nearby towns steeped in ancient history- Locorotondo, Martina Franca, Ostuni, Cisternino, Fasano – 10 to 20 minutes by car.

Golf: San Domenico Golf Course can be found at Savelletri di Fasano about a 20 minute drive from the trullo. It is a challanging 18 hole golf course with superb views over the Adriatic Sea. Open throughout the year every day from 8.30 to 7.30.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa around the Alberobello,

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Mid Season
1 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£570
for 3 nights
From
£190
£1,250
 
 
Low Season
29 Sep 2018 - 14 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£465
for 3 nights
From
£155
£1,000
 
 
Low Season
17 May 2019 - 14 Jun 2019
4 night minimum stay
£571
for 4 nights
£1,000
 
 
Mid Season
15 Jun 2019 - 12 Jul 2019
4 night minimum stay
£714
for 4 nights
£1,250
 
 
High Season
13 Jul 2019 - 30 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,700
for 7 nights
£1,700
 
 
Mid Season
31 Aug 2019 - 27 Sep 2019
4 night minimum stay
£714
for 4 nights
£1,250
 
 
Low Season
28 Sep 2019 - 18 Oct 2019
4 night minimum stay
£571
for 4 nights
£1,000
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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