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Special Offer... 40% discount July 10 to July 21 - min stay 7 nights

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedrooms, 2 bathroom, villa & private pool, sleeps 8

Perched on a hillside, 350m above sea level, with spectacular 360° views of the beautiful unspoilt Canale di Pirro valley, this spacious villa is a perfect location to enjoy long hours of Puglian sunshine and unforgettable sunsets. Overlooking vineyards, the large terraced garden, abundant with fig, cacti, and olive trees, creates an oasis of peace and tranquility. A large dining terrace to one side with covered gazebo and spectacular views is perfect for dining alfresco on hot sunny days and balmy evenings. A second covered balcony with comfortable seating on the front of the villa provides panoramic views over the valley and a perfect place to enjoy your early morning cappuccino as the sunshine bathes the valley . To the left side of the villa multi entertainment terraces including a second dining terrace with table and chairs, a built in BBQ, a sunbathing/relaxing roof terrace with seating provides ample relaxing space for a large family/friends Wth all the comforts and luxury of a home, this villa offers the best of both worlds combining a relaxing holiday in the country and at the beach and only minutes to some of the most interesting places in Puglia. Just 40 minutes from Bari and Brindisi airport, this villa is easily reached by Ryanair flights from Stansted. Village shop 5 min.

General information: Puglia gets close to 300 days sunshine a year with the warm weather starting in April and going right through until the end of October. The hottest months are July and August but with two seas around the area the air does not feel too oppressive during these months, especially as the property is located on a hillside. Spring and autumn is glorious- sunny and warm with wild flowers in abundance.

Italians are unashamedly devoted to celebrating everything Italian - religion, food, love... And they show it with festivals, there's almost one a week in the summer, celebrating everything from classical music to grapes. These family orientated events provide great free outdoor entertainment and gives you an insight into the wonderful hospitable Pugliese people. Puglia is something authentic and very Italian, come and find out for yourself and see why more people are recommending it.

Activities: There is no limit to the amount of activities you can do in the region whether you prefer soaking up the sun, shopping, sightseeing or something more active. Beautiful architecture, ancient castles and Baroque churches can be found in all the local towns and eating is an activity in itself as the region is a food and wine lovers paradise - no matter how hard you try it is difficult to eat badly. With over 400 miles of coastline, Puglia has a huge selection of sandy beaches/coves (all of which have blue flag status) and there are plenty of activities for the water sports enthusiasts.

If it is golfing you are looking for then Puglia has five major courses to offer. The 5* San Domenica Golf resort and spa near the fishing village of Savelettri, is the closest at only a 10-15 minute drive.

Distances and further information: 35 minutes -Bari Airport 25 minutes - Brindisi Airport.

10 - 15 minutes -

Alberobello, Locorotondo, Fasano/Zoo Safari, beaches. 15 -25 minutes- Martina Franca, Ostuni, Polignano al Mare, Castellana Grotte, Casamassima (large shopping centre selling food, clothes etc).

Further afield,

Matera, a town home to 13th century cave dwelling --'sassi' - used in the film 'The Passion' , many with original cave wall frescoes, is one hour and a half and Lecce, famous for its unique architecture and known as the 'Florence of the South' is an easy hour.

PLEASE NOTE there is a no smoking policy at this property.

We ask for children to be supervised at all times especially around the swimming pool. .

More Details

Owner
Maura Watson
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, Italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 July, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Fasano in Province of Brindisi

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , beautiful marble bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , on ground floor
  • family bathroom with shower, toilet, bidet on first floor. 2nd luxury bathroom on ground floor, with marble shower, stone sink and surround and ample storage
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , modern double bedroom on ground floor with separate entrance
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , on ground floor with option to make twin room
  • all bedrooms are tastefully furnished and decorated with ample clothes space in the wardrobes and dressing tables/chest of drawers. 1 bedroom can either be fitted with twin beds or a double bed. Due to the location of the villa on the hillside there is a nice gentle breeze which keeps the rooms fresh and cool at night. Cot and high chair available..
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 1 bicycles
  • 3 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Entrance to the spacious 1st floor living room is from the beautiful balcony with spectacular valley views into a contemporary spacious open plan lounge/dining area with a modern dining space and a comfy seating area with two large leather sofas. Includes satellite TV, Sky, DVD player & selection of DVDs . An arched hallway leads to two bedrooms and family size bathroom. A characteristic archway leads to the modern fitted kitchen with all mod cons necessary for a home from home feel. Outside is a large terrace with superb views over the valley, furnished with BBQ, and large marble dining table located under a wrought iron gazebo and shaded seating area. This terrace overlooks the 50sqm swimming pool with large surrounding patio. The ground floor is accessed independently via a large covered veranda and opens onto a spacious second living space, two bedrooms & full sized bathroom. Outside, steps lead to a second dining terrace with BBQ and roof terrace with seating.

Reviews

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Beautiful villa

  • 4 of 5

My family has just returned from an enjoyable 10 day stay at Villa Capalu.

The villa is well equipped and wonderfully located in the region.

Maura was extremely helpful and informative in recommending places of interest to visit and a variety of local restaurants.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing situation and local area, Puglia is a Truli wonderful destination......

  • 5 of 5

What a fabulous time we have had, villa was more than spacious for 6 of us, we felt relaxed the minute we arrived, Maura and Giancarlo were so helpful in recommendations for wonderful experiences and also very welcoming- nothing is too much trouble.... I could not recommend this enough, we will definitely be back.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
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5

Lovely villa with multiple terraces

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay in villa Capalu. We, two families of 4 grownups and 4 children had enough space and privacy. Villa is very cozy, you really feel at home away from home. We extremely enjoyed our evenings on the terrace under the olive trees. We grilled local chicken and had local vine with stracatella and strawberry sweet tomatoes. We were welcomed by lovely Maura, who prepared humper basket for us, offered and organised the private chef cooking for us on the arrival evening and predicted all our needs beforehand. You can hardly wish for a better and nicer host. The area itself is very nice, a lot to see and to do, amazing sea, food and people. Will definitely come back!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure having you and your friends and family stay and so glad you enjoyed the spaciousness of the villa. As you know I have only just put my house back on the holiday rental market so it is nice to see that we are still getting 5 star reviews... Please do come back you are more than welcome.
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5

Wonderful Puglia

  • 5 of 5

This was our first holiday to Puglia-generally we holiday in France during the summer.

We were delighted with our choice this year and had an amazing time

Maura was so friendly and helpful but also very unobtrusive.It was fantastic to arrive late to a welcome hamper and the offer to phone for pizzas for us-Angelo's pizzas were delicious and arrived after 15 minutes!

Maura's villa is really beautiful-the website does not really do it justice.The trulli kitchen was so tastefully fitted and opened up on to a very large terrace with a comfy sitting area, a marble table with a wrought iron pergola(which looked beautiful at night when lit up with fairy lights!) and a barbecue built into the terrace.

We loved having so many different areas to sit, including the front verandah overlooking the Canale di Pirro and of course the wonderful pool area at the bottom of the steps.

We visited several local towns, generally in the mornings before it got too hot(Alberobello, Ostuni, Locorotondo)-we particularly enjoyed our lunches at the seafood shack Alba Chiara right on the sea just past Savelletri.

We really enjoyed spending time at the pool and the villa-often eating the fantastic local food(great food bought very cheaply at the market in Locorotondo and wine from the Cantina in Locorotondo)

We found Alberobello easy to get to for evening meals and our favourite restaurants were La Cantina, Fidelio and Gli Ulivi-great experiences.

We would love to visit again at some point!

  • Review Submitted: 30-Aug-2012
  • Date of Stay: August 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

fantastic week!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our week in Puglia! With regard to your villa, what can we say! We loved it! It was exactly what we needed to end our holiday with. It was in a beautiful position, excellently equipped, very comfortable, a real home from home! For me personally, my favourite bit was my own trulli kitchen! Ray may have told you that we were hardly away from the villa all week! We loved playing Perudo, cards, water volleyball, etc and just chilling by the pool as a family. The little we saw of the surrounding area we thought was really lovely. We didn't get around to swimming in the sea, but thought the coast was so unspoilt with development, which we loved. It is definitely an area of Italy that we would like to visit again, (and if we did so, would certainly like to stay in your villa again!)So now it is back to work for us all here, with fantastic memories and photos of our italian adventure to keep. We are all just very glad that we chose to stay in your villa!Thank you for a lovely week,

  • Review Submitted: 12-Aug-2011
  • Date of Stay: July 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Castle Hedingham Essex
5

The perfect place to chill

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful place to completely chill out. We had a great time visiting the many lovely and very accessible villages within 20 minutes of the villa as well as the grotto and the beach. The four restaurants recommended in the housebook that we selected were all excellent but best of all was the villa itself with great views, total comfort both inside and out and just a terrific ambiance. We felt relaxed within five minutes of arriving and stayed that way until the minute we left. Ray was the perfect host and made us feel at completely at home - we nearly decided not to leave we felt so good. Philip and Eva were also very kind and welcoming. Thanks to you all and we will definately be back.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jun-2011
  • Date of Stay: June 2011
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Location

Zoosafari Fasanolandia
Nearest Airport
32 Miles
Bari & Brindisi
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Canale di Pirro
Nearest Ferry
32 Miles
Bari Port
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Fasano
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Canale di Pirro
Car: recommended

The wonderful thing about the local towns is that they all have their own character with historical centres quite unspoilt by new development. Within 10 minutes is Fasano, a modern town with banks, supermarkets, restaurants and an interesting old centre, Locorotondo, a hilltop town of remarkable circular design with whitewashed houses and a large ‘cantina’ selling excellent local wine, historic Alberobello a UNESCO heritage site and a unique and fascinating place to explore its thousands of trulli. Within 20 minutes is Martina Franca an elegant baroque town, ‘Cisternino famous for its gastronomy, and hilltop Ostuni known as the ‘White City’ as it glows day and night. Nearby is Castellana Grotte famed as the most spectacular limestone caves in Italy, the archaeological ruins of Egnazia, a Graeco-Messapian town and seaport, and a Zoo Safari Park, ideal family fun. A quick 10 minutes takes you to a selection of sandy beaches/coves and 5 minutes to the village bars, restaurants & shop.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Fasano, Puglia

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
 
Peak season
30 Jun 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,495
for 7 nights
£2,495
 
 
special offer
10 Jul 2018 - 21 Jul 2018
12 night minimum stay
£2,495
 
 
high season
2 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,795
for 7 nights
£1,795
 
 
Mid Season
29 Sep 2018 - 27 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,595
for 7 nights
£1,595
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £500
Pet Fee £50

Weekly rental charges include cleaning linen and towels (changed weekly) gas, electricity, and a welcome hamper (if stay is 5 days or more). or rentals less than 5 nights there is an additional £50 cleaning charge. . Pool open May 1 to October 30. Not suitable for wheelchair access

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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