Just a few minutes to the sea,surrounded by olive groves, vineyards, and the Trulli-studded Puglia countryside, Masseria Borgo S-M is a a perfect haven in the splendid setting of Puglia. This restored Masseria, an historically fortified farmhouse, is now a available to rent either in Exclusive occupancy, or by individual blocks of bedrooms. With 16 spacious and unique bedroom suites or apartments, wellness facilities, a superb pool, acres of beautiful olive groves, an on-site restaurant for your catering needs, this makes for a perfect place for family reunions, events, and retreats.
The Masseria retains its traditional architecture giving your stay a feeling of authenticity and the history of the region. A walk through the stone courtyard surrounded by the high fort walls offers a indication of the history of the Masseria. The arched ceilings and chalk white walls also bring a beautiful, authentic aesthetic. Each bedroom is en-suite, simply and stylishly furnished and equipped with air-conditioning, TV, and minibar.
The estate is a spacious place of discovery. Ancient carob trees, hundred year old olive trees, a plentiful garden are comforting natural scenes. The large turquoise walk-in pool is set among beautiful trees, and is a refreshing delight. The historic tower, fort walls, and chapel are intriguing features. Fresco discoveries in a cave church at the rear of the masseria are a wondrous look at history.
Also featured on site is the Borgo San Marco restaurant, with deliciously prepared breakfast buffet, and lunch and dinner featuring fresh fruits and local produce and ingredients. Of course, many dishes are dressed with the extra-virgin olive oil from the estate!
Near by towns, are Fasano, Martina Franca, Locorotondo, Alberobello, Monopoli, Otranto, and much more. There are great beaches to explore, and myriad restaurants. This is a great base for exploring Puglia, if you can manage to leave the comforts of the Borgo!