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LAST MINUTE SPRING GETAWAY: Stunning private hunting lodge minutes from beach

Bedrooms 3
Space 130 m²
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • children welcome


About the property

3-bdrm 3-bath Hunting Lodge with charm on 30 hectares of private property

Berritta, located on a 30-hectare private property, is an original basalt stone hunting lodge once part of the 15th century feudal property belonging to the Barons of the area. Berritta has been meticulously restored to offer charming accommodations: 2 double bedrooms each with its own beautiful en suite marble baths.Upstairs is a low-ceiling, cozy loft with 3 single beds and 1 marble bath.The bamboo and chestnut ceilings are in the original Sardinia style.The spacious living room has a fireplace, tasteful antique furnishings, a full kitchen and dining area, and spectacular views of the property. In front of the lodge is a basalt stone terrace with teak dining table. In the back there is a garden area with lounge chairs and an enclosed laundry area. Berritta is perfect for getting away from it all even off-season while offering close proximity to the beach and the center of town. Great for beach swimming until late Oct - outdoor activities all year around.

Several low-cost airlines have regular flights to the main Sardinian airports (Olbia, Alghero and Cagliari), including EasyJet, Ryanair, AirBerlin, TuiFly, Meridiana, Transavia. Low-cost car rentals can be found at the airports (e.g.,

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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2017

Why Stefano chose Nuoro

This property has been in my family for generations, and after being abandoned for several years, I lovely restored it.

What makes this villa unique

This property is really unique because : (a) Location: While very close to town and to the beaches, it offers unparalleled seclusion and privacy. Please see the video one of our guest made while staying in Berritta. You can see how large the property by watching our video; (b) Beauty: It is an original basalt stone lodge, with wood beans and bamboo ceilings, typical of the area.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"Berritta was very nice, we enjoyed the property and had a good time there together with our friends, The entire region Orosei gulf + Gennargentu is very beautiful : we did quite a lot of trekking, snorkeling, ate very well."
Jun 2013
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Orosei Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 130 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 7
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • All 3 en-suite bathrooms are in the original Sardinian marble. The water comes from a well and it is not potable, while suitable for cooking when boiled and for washing vegetables.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double , AC; Ceiling fans, Window screens, En-suite bath
    Bedroom 1 - 1 double , AC, Ceiling fans, Window screens, En-Suite Bath
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single , 2 baby crib , Window screen, En-suite bath, Low-ceiling loft
  • Sheets and towels provided and included in the rental. Beach towels can be provided on request. Baby cot and high chair can be provided.
  • Books
  • Stereo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 7 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
In keeping with the serenity of the property there is an iPod docking station but no television. Free basic email and internet surfing. Downloading and watching movies extra. Pets will be considered. Smoking is only allowed outside of the house.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

LAST MINUTE SPRING GETAWAY: Stunning private hunting lodge minutes from beach
average rating of 4.909091 based on 27 reviews


  • 5 of 5

La maison est magnifique, la pierre, le bois, la décoration, l agencement. Tout est parfait. Félicitations d avoir rénové cette maison qui méritait de l être.

  • Submitted: Feb 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review, which makes all the hard work behind it worthwhile. I look forward to having you again. Best regards, Stefano
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Lovely rural retreat

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at Berrita in late October. The house was just as it appears on the website, if not better. Its been renovated and furnished very stylishly with exposed beams and stonework. It's secluded location and rural ambience offers a great contrast to the usual holiday villa.The living room area is particularly comfortable and great for relaxing. However, if you want to do a lot of cooking, you may find the kitchen area a bit limited.

Stefano was very welcoming and responded quickly to all our questions before the holiday and there is good information at the house about local restaurants etc. Its a shame that its a bit too too far to walk to town but that's the price for being quiet and secluded. There's lots to do locally - the nearest beaches are around 10 minutes drive and the best ones are about 30 minutes away. The mountains too are within easy reach and have great walking and views. We would definitely recommend this property as a unique and relaxing base for exploring this beautiful part of Sardinia.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Stuart, thank you for your review and for recommending the lodge to future guests. We look forward to having you again.
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  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a house with taste and character and quite comfortable in the Orosei area. This is extraordinary difficult for any reason ...and we discovered Berritta, such a little gem. The house offers all the amenities you can expect whilst being really attractive: old stones and masonry, beams, wood everywhere, and all that charm that make you imediately feel at home. The location is ideal, in one of the less developed region of Sardegna: situated away from the main local road (a few minutes drive on a track), away from it all and so peaceful, it is close to the some of the best unspoilt beaches that you can enjoy on the island. Also, moutains are closed by, offering nice opportunities to walk and get some fresh air in summer and enjoy magnificent views. Orosei, the nearest local town, is a 5 minutes drive away, offering all you can look for. We would strongly recommend Berritta, and certainly will want to come back.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: While offering modern amenities, we strived to keep the original features of this century-old Sardinian hunting lodge, including its basalt stones, chestnuts beams, bamboo ceilings and Sardinian antiques. We very much look forward to having you again in the near future.
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Bexleyheath, Kent, UK

Beautiful property in a wonderful location

  • 5 of 5

The house was lovely, secluded and very peaceful. Ideally located for exploration of the beaches and mountains. It was very well maintained both inside and out and the owner was extremely helpful. Would recommend to anyone.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. As the location is ideal, we take pride maintaining the house in pristine conditions. We look forward to having you again.
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the perfect place for holiday with or without kids

  • 5 of 5

Thanks for a wonderful 2-week holiday in a beautiful house.

We enjoyed our stay a lot. It was one of our nicest holidays ever, and the house contributed a lot to that! It's large, enough space for 2-4 adults (2 separate bed rooms with large beds and comfortable matrasses) and 3 children (three beds in the open gallery in the 1st floor). Also, it's very clean, and well-equipped, everything works. I had the impression that if ANYthing would have not worked, Stefano (the very kind and helpful owner) would have solved immediately!

Sardinia is a beautiful island. We spent a lot of time at the Bidderosa and Berchida beaches (you need a car for that), which are very clean and beautiful. Close by (theoretically to be reached by foot, but easier by car - -5min) are very clean and beautiful beaches also. We feel that the region around Orosei is especially nice because it's almost untouched, no large hotel complexes, and lots of nature. Orosei as a small city is very beautiful for Saridinia -- lots of old buildiings, very pretty, and very kind people. Altogether a very special place, and we'll be back!

Noteworthy: the owner has his own winery nearby, and his wines are offered in the house for a low price. Especially the red wine is fantastic!!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We take pride and satisfaction in offering a nice vacation experience: it makes all the (hard) work behind it worthwhile. Thank you so much for your review and we look forward to having you again in the future.
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Beautiful countryside retreat...

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely two weeks - the lodge has been beautifully renovated and presented. From every window there are views of glorious countryside. The house has everything you need to relax - including a bottle or two of Stefano's wine! Ideally situated to enjoy Orosei, the local beaches, or walking in the mountains.

  • Submitted: May 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are lucky to have such a special property and take great pride and pleasure in presenting the lodge in equally beautiful manner.
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Rates & Availability

Orosei Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Spring Rate
Mar 4 2017 - Mar 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
Easter Rate
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
May Rate
Apr 29 2017 - May 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
June Rate
May 27 2017 - Jun 23 2017
7 night minimum stay
Mid-Summer Rate
Jun 24 2017 - Jul 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
High-Summer Rate
Jul 29 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late-Summer Rate
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
October Rate
Sep 30 2017 - Nov 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
Christmas Rate
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $76
Refundable damage deposit $217
Stay tax 10.0% per night. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival.

Rates are based on a occupancy of 4 and are exclusive of final cleaning charge depending on the number of occupants and length of stay. Additional charge may apply for each guest exceeding 4. The security deposit will be promptly returned upon inspection (less any damages) if the lodge is vacated in normal cleaning conditions. Minimum 1 week stay (generally Saturday to Saturday, but other days considered)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Olbia Costa Smeralda
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
80 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
60 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Car: necessary

Immersed in a secluded 30-hectares private property with ancient olives trees, Berritta is only 5min from Orosei's historic center and just 10min drive from the beach: a perfect base for exploring Sardinia, with its pristine beaches, crystalline waters, stunning sights, rich culture, superb food and local wine. Within a 30 south is the Gennargentu national park (offering unforgettable trekking) and the surrounding beaches featured in such movies as Swept Away. Up north are the nationally-protected beaches of Berchida, Bidderosa and Capo Comino or Costa Smeralda is 1.30h away. In the summer, there are cultural and musical events in nearby towns. Whether you want to explore Sardinia or just relax at the nearby beaches or even at home on your secluded rustic property Berritta is the ideal location for a rural/beach/laid back family vacation or a romantic get-away. Because of the usual warm weather year round, Berritta is also an ideal off-season vacation.


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