The villa is very well situated with easy access to the surrounding coastal and hilltop towns, you'll be amongst the elite holiday homeowners from Bari who choose this area in the hilltops to have their second homes.
A gastronomers delight, discover the hidden temporary restaurants amongst the olive groves and vineyards in the local villages. Take long strolls then back to your private villa where you can watch the sun setting behind the hills with uninterrupted views.
Within a 10 min drive is Locorotondo, a historic hilltop town with a remarkable circular design with whitewashed houses and a large ‘cantina’ selling excellent local wine and a great selection of wonderful affordable restaurants. In the summer from mid-July until the end of August each weekend the town hosts a variety of world renowned international jazz and hip hop stars for free live performances with mostly local people in a wonderful outdoor setting.
Also very close by is the historic town of Alberobello a UNESCO heritage site is a unique and fascinating place to explore the thousands of trulli which are architecturally unique to this part of the country. (A must see).
Within 25 minutes is Martina Franca an elegant baroque town, Cisternino also famous for its gastronomy, and set up high upon a hilltop is the town of 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, and a Zoo Safari Park, ideal family fun.
Selva the local village has bars and restaurants that all come alive in spring, you'll find local specialities and is just a short stroll up the hill from the villa.
If its the beach you want then it's a 15-20 minute drive back down the hill to Savelletri, a small fishing village with an abundance of beachside restaurants, (you must try the locally caught fish served raw) and miles of coastline with gorgeous sandy beaches and coastal restaurants every 100 metres. So much to do and see and so little time.
Alternatively sit at home and soak up the atmosphere poolside.