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IL Gelso

Trullo -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Alberobello, Province of Bari, Puglia
The villa' IL Gelso' is set in a large private garden planted mainly with olive trees and fruit trees. There is a spacious patio area surrounding the beautiful salt water swimming pool. Two large gazebo's on the patio, one for dining under al fresco, with a wooden table and chairs seating eight . The second has a seating area built in for relaxing and watching the sun go down. Completing the outside space are sun loungers, deck chairs a hammock , shower and a BBQ The trullo has large spacious rooms throughout and has been lovingly restored maintaining many original features.We have furnished the rooms in a stylish comfortable manner mixing old and new creating a relaxed ambience. The villa is perfect for a discerning group of friends or a family looking for stylish luxury .The villa sleeps 6 adults plus 2 children / babies.
Listing #HL16751
About the Owner
Anita C
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2006
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

What a beautiful villa. On first sight absolutely stunning, and as someone once said even better than the photographs.It has been restored with much love and care by Anita and Pino and is just a lovely place to spend a relaxing week or more. Built...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank DavidNeil_11
Management response:Responded 1 September 2018

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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We have been to Il Gelso twice now. It is a wonderfully restored and extended trullo, and perfect for a family holiday. The pool is a good size and there is plenty of outside space, including a fantastic bbq built into a former well. The...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank MarkKaren2011
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

What an amazing villa. I had been looking forward to staying here for ages. The villa is even more lovely than in the pictures. Perfect size for our family, three beautiful bedrooms and always good two bathrooms. Anita has been so helpful from the very...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank MichelleSH1574
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    2 Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 18,069 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Change over days in High season Saturday
Change over days in Mid and Low season please ask for details
Rental rates include,linens, towels, pool towels, water, gas and electricity.( fair usage policy applies)
Underfloor heating for cooler months charged on usage (metered)
Linens and towels changed weekly for guests staying longer than one week.If required linens can be changed more frequently at an extra charge.
The rental charge is for the whole property, for up to eight guests, including children
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About the neighbourhood
Alberobello is the Capital of the Trullo a Unesco world heritage site. A very pretty market town with excellent restaurants and bars.There are two major festivals in Alberobello, the' Folklore Festival' the first week in August. an international dance festival .The religious festival of St Cosimo and Damiano 27th&28th of September with street markets,bands , processions and a firework display.

Within easy access are
Martina Franca -------- An elegant town with wonderful Baroque architecture, very good shopping
Cisternino -------- Pretty town with stunning views over the Valle D' Itria
Locorotondo -------- Famous for its white wine, visit the Cantina Sociale
Ostuni --------- The' White City' perched on a hill with views over the sea.
Car advised
How to get there
Flights into Bari or Brindisi with Ryan Air from London Stansted
British airways and Alitalia also fly into Bari from Gatwick
.Both airports are approx 40 mins drive to Alberobello.
If flying with Ryan Air discounted car hire is availble with Hertz, other rental companies Europcar,National,Maggiore and Sixt have rental outlets at the airports.
Autoeurope is a very competative company
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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