The Estate-Antica Masseria Carella is a secluded, highly comfortable and welcoming holiday property positioned up on a hill in the beautiful countryside of the picturesque UNESCO World Heritage site of Alberobello. Nestled among olive groves, it consists of a traditional mediterrean country house (The Villa) and a group of Trulli. The Antica Masseria Carella dated early 18th century is the largest intact example of rural farm composed solely by Trulli and divides the two zones for guests’ accommodation.
The ancient stone-made enclosure which lies precisely 3.8km from Alberobello’s town center is fenced by traditional low walls and guarded by imposing oaks hundred years old offering resting areas of shadows from the generous sun.
A state of the art leisure area enriches the property and is composed by a swimming pool (with heated water) and an outdoor jacuzzi surrounded by palms and blooming nature of olives and oleanders. The pool-area has also a convenient, modern and independent bathroom as well as dressing room.
The property, privately owned by the same family for over three centuries, becomes now available for rental and is able to accommodate 10-12 people. Ideal location for a peaceful and relaxing family holiday or a romantic gateway is immersed in a truly spectacular countryside representing a luxuriant retreat that makes of the privacy, comfort and salubrious air its invaluable characteristics.
The Villa: is a spacious country house consisting of a large porch overlooking the pool-area with sitting facilities, 2 entrances, habitable fully furnished kitchen, large living room, internal dining area and two external dining area, internal fire-place, BBQ area and a separate laundry-zone.
It sleeps 5 to 6 between 3 comfortable bedrooms divided in a master bedroom and two good-size rooms. Fully equipped bathrooms serve the bedrooms. Satellite TV, 24h Wifi and heating system are available to the guests.
The Trulli Suites: Trullo Elm and Trullo Oak are the two independent suites 100 yards away from the Villa. Perfectly suitable to sleep couples (even though with the possibility of a confortable extra bed in each of them), comprise of an en-suite bathroom, a master bedroom and living area. Both the Trulli suites feature Satellite TV, 24h Wifi and heating system.
Suitability and Specifications: For walkers or for friends of the bike (you can rent them) the place looks ideal for hiking, jogging between country lanes to discover the districts each beautiful in its own way. Within the habitations a strictly no-smoking policy is adopted. Events allowed in the Ancient Masseria; Long-term renters welcome as children and pets.