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Villa cw private pool, panoramic views, wifi table tennis FLEXIBLE START DAYS

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,614 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 spacious bedrooms, separate lounge and kitchen/diner, wifi , fab views

Puglia Holiday Rentals Ltd offers: Villa Bella Collina: Nestled in the Valle d'Itria between the towns of Martina Franca, Ceglie Messapica and Cisternino this modern villa lies in two acres of private grounds containing a vineyard as well as many other fruit trees. The comfortable sofas placed around the open fireplace and the well stocked bookcase create a warm welcoming atmosphere to the lounge which also has a TV, DVD player and a collection of DVDs; the large kitchen/diner with seating for six is well equipped for preparing and cooking meals which can be eaten either indoors or al fresco at one the many outside dining areas. The three spacious double bedrooms, one with twin beds, and the bathroom are off the hallway. Outside the 12m x 6m pool is surrounded by wide sun terraces, ample loungers and chairs for sunbathing as well as a covered gazebo or escape from the sun and relax in the secret' garden.The roof terrace has a panoramic vista of the surrounding countryside and the fabulous evening sunsets.

Locality: Located between the hill towns of Martina Franca, Ostuni and Cisternino Villa Bella Collina is situated on a hill in the midst of picturesque trulli, the cone shaped dwellings typical of the Valle d'Itria area, and where even on the hottest days you can enjoy refreshing breezes.

Given its location you will find a wide choice of restaurants, gellaterie (ice cream parlours), bars, shops and of course the evening passeggiata to enjoy.

Beaches: Situated between the Adriatic and Ioian seas there are plenty of sandy beaches to visit or the more rugged coastlines further south towards Lecce, and enjoy some of the mouthwatering locally caught sea foods at one of the waterside restaurants.

House book: There is so much to do that you will wonder what happened to the time. Our house book will help you get started as it is loaded with local information on where to go and what to do.

New for 2017 - Gazebo by the pool, not shown in the photos

More Details

Property Manager
Owner: A Rogers Property Manager: Puglia Holiday Rentals
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, italian, polish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2017

Why Owner: A Rogers Property Manager: Puglia Holiday Rentals chose Ceglie Messapica

This property is the perfect villa to relax and soak up the Puglian countryside and has all the comforts of home.

There is plenty of space for children young and old to run around and when you are ready to venture out there is easy access into the main towns nearby.

What makes this villa unique

The villa is situated on the Appian way so perfect if you like cycling and for viewing all that nature has to offer.

There is a delightful easy walk to the Galante Cafe/Bar and corner shop, which is approx 15/20 minutes max away via the quiet country lanes, or just 5 minutes taking the quickest road by car.

We also operate FLEXIBLE START DAYS, providing this does not leave us with a gap we cannot sell.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We all loved the pool, great fruit trees and wonderful surroundings. Fireworks, shooting stars, figs and almonds from the garden, catching lizards and the pool to ourselves.... perfect. Recommend cooking with produce from one of the local markets, cant beat freshness or takeaway from Cafe Galante deli 5 minutes drive away.
Aug 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
52 Kilometres
Brindisi (Bari 95km)
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Galante Cafe/Bar & corner shop - delicious coffee
Nearest Train
9 Kilometres
Martina Franca or Ceglie Messapica
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
So many in Martina Franca & Ceglie Messapica
Nearest Beach
20 Kilometres
Torre Canne
Car: necessary

Surrounded by the baroque town Martina Franca, the 'White City' of Ostuni and Cisternino and lying between the Ioian and Adriatic Seas there will always be something new and exciting about this region for you to discover. Enjoy the Sunday passeggiate, the delicious hand made ice creams and mouth watering pizzas, all of which can be found just a short drive away. Further afield visit the trulli and cave homes at the UNESCO sites of Alberobello and Matera, the natural limestone caves at Grotte di Castellana, the safari zoo in Fasano which also has a panoramic train through the bear and hippo enclosure, and an amusement park with rides for both children and adults. With over 800 kms of coastline there are plenty of beaches, from long sandy stretches to the more rugged coastlines to choose from and where you can dine at the numerous restaurants offering freshly caught seafood.

Other activities:

Golf: There are two golf courses, San Domenico (par 72) and Coccaro (par 27), in Fasano, about a hour's drive away.

Amenities

Ceglie Messapica Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1614 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking ...
  • Security System
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Villa Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Pool Bathroom - toilet , shower , bidet
  • Villa Bathroom: This spacious bathroom also has a heated towel rail, large wash basin with overhead cabinet and mirror Pool Bathroom: This is just outside the pool bedroom and also has a large changing area and fridge so you have nice cold drinks near the pool. All towels, including beach towels, are provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Pool Bedroom - 1 king
    Twin Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
  • Master Bedroom: Furnished with a good quality king size bed, ample wardrobes, dressing table, bedside cabinets, ceiling fan Pool Bedroom: Furnished with a king size bed, ample wardrobes, bedside cabinets, writing desk, ceiling fan and French doors leading out to the sun terrace and pool. Twin Bedroom: Furnished with comfortable twin beds, ample wardrobes, bedside cabinets, ceiling fan and All beds are made up with fresh linen on a weekly basis. TO SLEEP 7 PEOPLE We have a comfortable pull out single bed, which can be put into any of the 3 bedrooms on request.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
There are ceiling fans in all rooms and the outside terraces have tables and chairs for al fresco dining. A cot and high chair are available on request. There is also a small 'corner' shop a few minutes away where you can buy food and household goods. Out of season long term rentals are considered, minimum of 1 month, please email for details. We have a full size table tennis table, basketball hoop and swingball for your enjoyment. Please note that the TV is for playing DVD's only and does not have an aerial connection. BIKE HIRE CAN ALSO BE ARRANGED FOR YOU

Reviews

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Villa cw private pool, panoramic views, wifi table tennis FLEXIBLE START DAYS
average rating of 4.818182 based on 31 reviews
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Lovely villa in a beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely two weeks here. The villa is in a gorgeous location with a cycle path running behind it, perfect for evening or morning walks. There is a restaurant and mini market about 20 minutes walk away which is great if you don't want to drive to one of the lovely nearby towns but they are well worth driving to. The views from the pool are gorgeous and our boys loved picking the grapes from the vines at the bottom of the garden.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We at Puglia Holiday Rentals thank you for your 5 star review and are also pleased you have already booked with us for next summer. The restaurant, cafe/bar and mini market within easy walking distance, really are an added bonus to this countryside villa.
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5

Perfection from start to finish

  • 5 of 5

Best place in the world.

Cannot fault anything. Sheree and Jackie are just brilliant and are so professional.

THANK YOU

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your 5 star review and it was a pleasure to have you return to Villa Bella Collina two years in a row. We at Puglia Holiday Rentals Ltd strive to give you the best holiday possible. Hopefully see you next year!
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Hidden gem perfectly located

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous property in super quiet location and a short drive away from lots of incredible sights. Wonderful for walks. House is extraordinarily well equipped. Would go back tomorrow

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We too love the amazing views and walks that are right on the doorstep at Villa Bella Collina. We hope to welcome you back again sometime.
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4

Comfortable villa with a great view!

  • 4 of 5

This is a really comfortable and very well equipped house with loads of space and many thoughtful extras - lots of kitchen equipment and cook books, inflatables for the pool, table tennis, basketballs and a hoop, plentiful fruit trees to help yourself to and best of all, a huge pool! It is nicely furnished inside (don't be put off by the rather simple exterior). There are wonderful walks available from the doorstep and Jackie and Sheree are very helpful. We had a lovely stay and enjoyed visiting the attractive nearby towns.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is always lovely to hear how much our guests have enjoyed themselves at Villa Bella Collina. The figs at the moment are delicious and great to just pop out in the morning and pick a few for breakfast. The floats and little dingy for the pool has been a hit for both small and big kids (adults) alike! We love to give you as much information as you require to ensure you really discover the beauty of this stunning area of Puglia. Puglia Holiday Rentals - helping you to make the right choice for a perfect holiday
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Lovely property in beautiful area

  • 4 of 5

A very spacious, comfortable traditional property in an amazingly beautiful part of Italy. Very well equipped - everything you could need is provided - beach towels a real bonus!! On top of a hill so wonderful panoramic views and a gentle breeze to cool the 30 degree plus heat we experienced. Fantastic pool. So many lovely town nearby to visit. Great local shop for provisions.

Property very clean, cleaners that came half way through our visit were excellent + very thorough.

Jackie was very helpful with any queries.

The only downsides were the very potholed track leading to the villa, and garden/land surrounding pool not at all grassy like photos + very rough/ploughed over, not really suitable for a walk around or sitting on.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review and we are glad you enjoyed your stay at Villa Bella Collina. The views are amazing. We have now attended to the track and filled in all the pot holes and further guests have had not issues with the track. With regards to the land near the pool this has not been ploughed over and is strimmed and can be walked upon easily. As the season changes from spring to summer so do the temperatures and therefore the grass dies back. Further away in the fields surrounding Villa Bella Collina these have been ploughed and will be flattened again later this year. The Appian Way which is famous for walking and cycling is right on the doorstop and the footpath is well maintained. Most of our guests rave about the walks in the countryside and the surrounding natural beauty.
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5

A wonderful stay in a wondeful place.

  • 5 of 5

Villa Bella Collina is beautifully situated at the top of a hill. This gives fantastic views and also a lovely cooling breeze, which is very welcome in the Puglian heat. The views from the roof are amazing and we loved going up there during our stay. The villa is large, spacious and extremely well equipped. I have never stayed in a holiday villa with such a well equipped kitchen before - there was even a knife sharpener!

The pool was beautiful and really big too. We just loved it. The outdoor poolhouse with toilet, shower and a fridge for drinks was really useful.

Jackie from Puglia Homes was fantastic and I would recommend booking through them just for the terrific customer service. Any little queries were answered immediately and she was really friendly and helpful. Can't recommend highly enough.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $669.17

A breakage deposit of £500 is payable with your final payment and will be refunded once our agent has confirmed there have been no breakages/damages.
All contracts and monies are made with the owner A Rogers.
A Rogers employs Puglia Holiday Retnals to take bookings

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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