Il Melograno is a lovely and spacious one bedroom apartment, perfect for a romantic get-away or for a couple with a child. The bedroom has a romantic vaulted ceiling with a queen bed and the bathroom is modern with all the amnities.There is a large eat-in kitchen with cooking equipment, including a microwave oven, The lovely living room has an antique fireplace and direct access to a private garden with umbrella, table and chairs for dining, and sunbeds for enjoying the summer sun.
Il Melograno may be rented separately or in combination with Il Pavone and Il Fico to take the Masseria house.
The property enjoys a vast garden, pool and fields. There are ancient olive trees, a walled garden, and a pool.The pool lies within old stone walls. There is plenty of parking; plenty of privacy.
Puglia, in south-eastern Italy offers a colourful history, and a breathtaking natural heritage. Learn as you have fun in this sun-drenched heaven held in turn by the Greeks, the Romans, the Ottomans, the Spaniards, each leaving their vestiges, in monuments and architecture, culture and traditions.
A splendid coast of breathtakingly beautiful sea, staggering rock formations, and soft sandy beaches, edges on to splendid fields of ancient olive trees and vineyards offering delicious wines, and spectacular towns. These include the seaside, white-washed town of Ostuni; funky Alberobello, famous as the Trulli town, and composed of innumerable cone shaped dwellings, now full of delightful shops of craftsmen and artisans; beautiful Baroque Lecce; and the nearby Locorotonda and Martina Franca, where you can hang out in charming piazzas, bordered by seignorial mansions and towering Baroque facades, friendly cafe’s and restaurants, farmers’ markets, nearby vineyards and olive groves. Don’t miss the beautiful Black horses at liberty in a nearby estate.
The Martina Franca/Locorotondo area
Here lies one of the most characteristic towns of the Puglia region. The old town has the great tourist appeal, with its fabulous and completely intact baroque buildings. The town of Martina Franca offers a unique setting and dominates the Valle d’Itria, known as the Valley of the Trulli ,with its vineyards, small groups of houses, stone walls and open countryside.
The climate adds to the appeal, and, due to its position 400 metres above sea level, a wonderfully mild temperature throughout the summer months is guaranteed. The architecture of the historic part of town is charming with small white houses, narrow lanes, wrought iron balconies covered in flowers, Palazzi and Churches, and monuments including the gateway Porta di St. Antonio, the Arch of St Stefano, Palazzo Ducale, the Collegiate of St Martino and the Palazzo of the University of Martina Franca. –
Do not miss an opportunity to get lost in the small alleys of the ancient town. But not to worrry, in the end you will because familiar with its landmarks, and feel at home. Martina has a reputation for grear clothes shopping: the street facing the Stradone (main square with trees) after the church located behind the trees of the Villa Comunale, has plenty of elegant (sometimes expensive) shops.
Local activities include cycling, diving, fishing, golf, horse riding, mountain biking, paragliding, surfing, swimming, tennis, walking; Other Activities: cooking lessons, wine tasting, seasonal concerts.