Masseria Bernardini is the ideal place to host groups of friends, family or work groups that seek a stay with exclusive services in a private setting.
The Masseria offers services in the hospitality logic Home & More: Home because we hope that all our guests find themselves at ease as in your own home. More, understood as vices and services that are not routinely in a house but that is always nice to have on vacation: daily maid service, breakfast any time after that, "private dinner", ad hoc prepared dinners for guests on farm (additional services to be arranged prior to stay).
Located in the hinterland of the Ionian coast to two kilometers from Nardo - art, rich city of beautiful baroque architecture in the province of Lecce - fifteen kilometers from the nearest and most famous Gallipoli and just minutes from the beach of the Natural Park of Porto Selvaggio. E 'dipped in the red soil of Salento among olive trees, prickly pears and cornfields in an area subject to environmental constraint.
The construction is part of Agnano complex on December 31, 1453 was bought by the Monastery of St. Clare of Nardo; historical analyzes available are actually traced the existence of this large farmhouse from the fourteenth century.
The farm is the ideal place for those who appreciate the charm of historic houses and also the elegance of Italian design, the new contemporary painting, the contrast between the old and the new, and especially the space, light and silence.
Outside the farm is protected by a double wall inside which is the main core of the farm, two short inhabited by citrus and olive trees, the pool, the better to enjoy the sunny days salting and "jump" the best days crowded in marinas. On the first floor, also a splendid terrace is available to guests for a view over the countryside as far as the eye can see.
The restoration involved the subdivision of the farm into six independent elegant bookable units individually:
It takes its name from the regular rectangular shape and the external construction in old blocks of local stone. The suite consists of two bedrooms (both doubles), two bathrooms, a large central living room (with sofa-bed futon, french size) and a kitchen. All rooms - including the living room - have a glass door, so are completely disengaged and face the main courtyard of the farm.
CANNETTE WITH GARDEN
The main feature of this suite is definitely the roof inside, sloping and entirely rebuilt at with bamboo canes, tied by hand one by one. The suite consists of a double bedroom, a bathroom, a living room (with sofa-bed futon, french size) and a small kitchen. Both rooms have French doors is the kitchen, so they are completely independent and overlook the inner garden of the farm, the garden of olive and citrus.
ONCE THE CROSS
Among the features of this suite, in addition to the very large size of the rooms, all with vaulted ceilings, definitely stands out the time to cross the fortified walls of the living room, only on a farm. The apartment consists of two very large double bedrooms, both with double beds, two bathrooms, a central living room that disengages the two rooms and a kitchen. The suite, which is accessed from the living room with a cross vault, overlooking the main courtyard of the farm.
This suite is split and becomes two suites for two people, with separate entrances and separate outside areas: one consisting simply of a room with bathroom and the other consists of bedroom, bathroom, hall and kitchen.
SHOWS AND VERANDE
Here also stand out particularly large size of the rooms, almost all with vaulted ceilings. The apartment consists of an entrance area that distributes and disengages the rooms: to the right of the entrance is the first of two double bedrooms with its own bathroom; left of the entrance there is a large living room with kitchen "hidden", not visible; The living room has a loft with double bed. From the dining room, you enter a small hallway that leads to another double bedroom, a wardrobe room and another bathroom. The suite overlooks the interior garden of olive and citrus trees.
This suite is split and becomes two suites with private entrances and separate outside areas: one by two people simply composed of a bedroom with bathroom and the other two (+ eventualmente1 / 2) consists of bedroom, bathroom, living room (with loft with French bed) and kitchen.
BERTELLI TIMES AND WITH BALCONY
The suite "Times and vaults with terrace" is located on the first floor, enjoys an exclusive panorama and has a large private terrace. Here the rooms are very close friends and have vaulted ceilings. The apartment has three bedrooms, two double and one single (with double french size), a hallway / dressing area, a living room and a kitchen open to the living room.
THE FOUR STRINGS
The suite "The four arches" once home to sheepfolds, was excavated partly in stone with a rectangular shape and built entirely of old blocks of local stone, is characterized by four stone arches which correspond to the four openings (entrances with doors) of the house. All the rooms have vaulted ceilings. The apartment has two bedrooms both double, two bathrooms, a central living room with dining room and kitchen deliberately visible. All rooms - including the living room - have a glass door, so are completely independent and disengaged and overlook the rear courtyard, where is the swimming pool.
Masseria Bernardini is an "Art-Resort": in every house you can appreciate the works of contemporary artists of Cartiere Vannucci collection.
- During the day guests can isolate yourself in the quiet of the farm, visiting the charming historical towns of Salento and, in summer, take a dip in the pool, move freely in the beautiful nearby sea of Salento or take boat trips departing from the port of Santa Caterina or from the dock of Gallipoli.
Masseria Bernardini was restored by architect Francesco Stasi and is part of the Group Cartiere Vannucci.