In the heart of Puglia Italy, lies La Residenza, a renovated Masseria with pool sleeping up to 10 guests. Surrounded by olive trees and stunning countryside, this elegant country house exudes charm and is perfect for friends celebrating a special event.
At a Glance
Sympathetically restored Masseria sleeping 10, in the heart of Puglia
Ideal house for a special occasion with five beautiful rooms and suites, swimming pool and sumptuous interiors
Access to private beach club and a range of activities on request
The services of a Chef and dining can be provided for an additional charge.
Meet our specialists
Call us on (858) 523-9000 to start planning your vacation to La Residenza
La Residenza is located in 'Piana Degli Ulivi', a renowned and beautiful part of Puglia. Recently renovated to an exceptional standard and with every part sympathetically restored to its former glory, this opulent 450sqm Masseria comes complete with eight hectares of olive groves and almond trees, an organic vegetable garden and a grand swimming pool.
The house sleeps up to 10 guests in five suites, two of which are located on the first floor with distant sea views. Each suite has its own private entrance and is elegantly styled with marble throughout the bedrooms and bathrooms. Antique pieces combine elegantly with both the artwork and with the homes interior and exterior. Outside there is a large patio and a full length terrace, offering plenty of choices to relax and enjoy the space around.
Historic olive and almond trees surround the masseria, creating a beautiful and relaxing atmosphere which is ideal for any special occasion or family event. Fine dining, art classes, golf, yoga, pilates or maybe an authentic cooking lesson? All of these can be arranged onsite or within the surrounding Puglian countryside. Every guest has access to a private beach club, less than half a mile away; perfect for a day on the beach or if you want to try your hand at some water sports.
Whatever you want to do, each stay at La Residenza can be tailored to create the perfect itinerary for any vacation or event of your choice.
There are five suites in total, sleeping 10+1 guests. The three rooms on the ground floor have access straight onto the terrace and swimming pool area. Upstairs there are two suites, one of which is the Master Suite, which has a separate living space and private terrace. The other suite has space for an extra bed. Both have a shared roof terrace and sea views. Each suite has its own private entrance, international satellite TV, fireplace, screen touch controlled air-conditioning/heating, Wifi and a mini Ipad with surround sound.
Babysitting or a Nanny can be requested at an additional cost.
Inside La Residenza there is a small fully equipped kitchen, sumptuous living room, TV room, dining room and roulette styled gaming table. Outside there is a large terrace with plenty of soft seating, a granite bar, huge swimming pool measuring 200m2 with easy entry steps, loungers, additional dining spots and small cafe styled tables.
Mediterranean fine dining can be arranged on request.
There are plenty of activities which can be arranged on request. Yoga or pilates instruction, authentic cookery classes, boat charters, golf lessons, horse-back riding to name but a few. The guest relations manager can do this on arrival or we can arrange some activities beforehand. Bicycles are available for guests to use during their stay.
La Residenza provides, wireless internet, air-conditioning or heating, access to a private beach club, a daily maid service, 24 hour butler service and a night security guard. A chef and dining can be requested for an additional charge.
Location & Directions
La Residenza is located in the unspoiled region of Puglia in Southern Italy between Bari and Brindisi, close to the historical town of Fasano.
When to go
The climate in Puglia is generally warm sunny and dry in April/May and again in October with the risk of the odd shower of rain. Sometimes it can be cool in the evenings. By June the weather settles in a pattern of long hot sunny days and balmy evenings especially in July and August when it can get a bit humid. Rain is unlikely but it can happen from time to time. June and September are particularly pleasurable months.