The Rose Trullo has been published on two books "TRULLI living & hosting" by Edward Publishing and "Country Chic Living" by Marta Serrats.
A sophisticated trullo, consisting of 5 cones and a restored lamia, 3 bedrooms, two bathrooms, two living rooms with sofa bed, a kitchen and a magnificent outside for dinning outside, resting on the beautiful pillows of masonry sofas and a pool between the olive trees made in an ancient "iazzo".
The floors are in ancient stone, the stone washbasins, the walls are dry, beautiful stone times will cull your rest.
A panoramic rustic-chic trullo conversion with fabulous outdoor spaces. Rose Trullo sits on a hill top at the end of a private white road that leads to the 1.5-hectare estate planted with lawns, olive trees and fruit trees and colorful flowers.
A hop, skip and a jump away from the house across a lawned area, is the lovely pool area, complete with a shower and surrounded by rose, flowers, rosemary and lavender, olive trees.
Back near the house, and easily accessed from the kitchen, is the lovely al fresco dining area and the huge U shaped cushion-covered stone sofa, where guests are destined to last long into the starry night ...
Thanks to the thick trulli stone walls, designed to keep the house cool in the summer and warm in the winter, there is no need for air conditioning.
§ Guest access
the house is equipped with:
- private access with indoor parking
- linens, towels
- electricity, water (from artesian well)
- Pool with deckchairs and sun loungers
- cooking and eating outdoors
- washing machine, dishwasher, oven and iron
- exterior masonry sofas where to relax in the hot summer evenings
- pergola with masonry table where it is wonderful to have breakfast early in the morning in silence and coolness before facing the warm days of Puglia
§ Interaction with guests
guests will interact with the house keeper who will be available for any information or wish.
§ The district
The TRULLO della ROSA is immersed in the countryside 7 km from the center of Ceglie Messapica.
To reach Trullo della Rosa from Brindisi airport it takes about 40 minutes and from Bari an hour
Ceglie Messapica is located on the border between the valley of Itria and Salento, known as the "city of art and gastronomy".
In summer the two patron saint festivities really fascinating, in fact all Ceglie is decorated with wonderful lights, you immerse yourself in a moment in the atmosphere of the holidays of southern Italy.
Ceglie Messapica is 300 meters above sea level, so it enjoys a great climate, so much so that in 1800 it was chosen as a destination for summer vacations.
Some claim that the origins of the city are attributed to Diomedes returning from the Trojan War, but the safest news dates back to 1300 BC. c. , it seems that Herodotus wrote of Ceglie (Kalia), which was the capital of Messapia.
The historic center is a succession of chianche streets, with stone arches overlooking gentle palaces with beautiful portals, courtyards and squares.
To reach the top of the hill dominated by the fifteenth-century Ducal Castle, it crosses the Messapico-medieval center, while the most important square is the Plebiscito square where the Clock Tower
Ceglie is nowadays famous for its gastronomy, in fact some of its restaurants are reported on the most important food and wine guides, its specialties are derived from centuries and centuries of history.
Do not forget that Puglia is one of the most important regions producing Italian wine.
Famous for the Primitive of Manduria or Negramaro, strong and decisive wines like the land that produces them.
§ A tour around
Trullo della Rosa is in a strategic position, ideal for visiting cultural sites such as Ostuni, Cisternino, Martina Franca, Polignano a Mare, the magnificent Lecce, or to enjoy a day at the beach on the coasts of the two Apulian seas, in fact you can reach the beaches on the Adriatic Sea in about 25 minutes, while for those on the Ionian it takes about 45 minutes, despite the pool offers a very good alternative to the crowds in August.
Apulia is a wonderful region of Southern Italy, now known as the "South Tuscany".
It has such a number of beauties to visit that you should spend a lot of time in order to be able to enjoy all the wonders that you are (website hidden) are historic cities such as the baroque and wonderful Lecce, the beautiful Otranto, the enchanting Gallipoli, Ostuni the " white city ", the delightful Cisternino, the beautiful Polignano at sea with its cliffs overlooking the water.
It is important to know that Puglia is bathed by two seas, the Ionian Sea and the Adriatic, both of which are wonderful. Wherever you go it is all a succession of testimonies of civilizations and architecture between the East and the West, examples of innumerable domination by Greeks to Romans, Byzantines, Normans, Swabians, and Bourbons, each of which has left us fragments of its civilization .
It is also advisable to spend a day in the nature reserve of Torre Guaceto, a lovely place where you can go cycling or have a swim in the beautiful and clean sea or sand dunes on the coastal road to Torre Canne where you will find beaches equipped with boules and sun loungers, or delightful rocky coves where you can relax in peace and tranquility and then return to the Trullo della Rosa to enjoy the evening breeze after the day on the sunny beaches.
From Trullo della Rosa you can do all these excursions in the day, without forgetting, even if it is a few kilometers more, to visit one of the most memorable cities in the world Matera, among other things famous today to be named "capital of culture in 2019 "and to be the location of the new movie" Ben Hur "
§ Other things to highlight
Life in the trullo allows you to regain your balance in the silence and the scents of the countryside ... having breakfast under the pergola, relaxing by the pool in the middle of the olive trees or dine with delicious meat cooked on the grilled (on request a person can prepare you the bbq) always with the possibility to reach renowned places in no time for a bath on the Adriatic coast or the Ionian, or for a dinner in typical restaurants.