Tenuta Petrose - Villa Il Platano
Apulia Calabria and Basilicata - Maruggio
Tenuta Petrose - Villa Il Platano - Maruggio - Apulia
3 Bedrooms – Pool
Location and Surrounding Area. This property is found outside the tiny village of Sava amongst the olive groves and vineyards in the middle of the triangle formed of Taranto, Brindisi and Lecce in Southern Puglia. Modern meets classic Mediterranean in this delightful gem near Manduria and Oria. The home is hidden within the exclusive property of over 7,000 sq. m and the pristinely decorated light-filled rooms are in a setting full of serenity and peace near the Ionic Sea. The villa has been created for modern comfort and is a place where simplicity and luxury meet as the eyes extend across the clean-lined pool and garden where time seems to slow to a perfect rhythm of relaxation. The property, with its perfectly positioned location offers only the best for every visitor that spends their days at this enchanting property.
The villa can be found minutes away from the Ionian Sea of which hosts kilometers of beaches and views of the sea and is just a few minutes from the historical town of Manduria, famous for the Primitivo wine. The quaint village offers places to wander, to taste the different kinds of red wine and try the delicious cuisine. Less than twenty kilometres from the villa is the delightful hillside town of Oria full of ancient history. The larger coastal city of Taranto is about 40 minutes from the villa and bustling with life and sites to visit. With its Big Sea and Little Sea harbour areas and history, it offers a variety of seafood restaurants, museums and services.
Villa Il Platano is about an hour drive from the Baroque city of Lecce. With its white stone and incredible architecture it is an unforgettable city to explore. After the scenic trip through the Salento countryside, grab a gelato made of local fruit, almonds or pistachios then head to the Roman amphitheater, the Cathedral and the Basilica di Santa Croce. Another gem is the town of Gallipoli which was the last outpost of the Magna Grecia. Another hour drive from the villa is Gallipoli which means “beautiful city” in ancient Greek is located on the Ionian Sea. There you can taste local seafood delights, have a swim at the Spiaggia di Puritate or visit the churches and the ancient fountain while strolling along the little streets of this paradise.
The villa can easily accommodate six people and is perfect for a family, couples or a group of friends. It is about 53,3 km from Brindisi Airport or 138 km from the Bari Airport. Sava is 2,5 km and Manduria is 7 km. Oria is 17 km, Taranto and its central train station and bus stations are 30,5 km from Villa Il Platano, Lecce is 58 km and Gallipoli is 65 km from the villa. The sea is 6,5 km from the villa.
Villa Il Platano is just a moment’s drive to the Ionian Coast and immersed in the scenery of vibrant olive groves accompanied by the serenating of cicadas. Wandering through the prickly pear bushes, Primitivo vineyards and aromatic Mediterranean herbs you’ll find various country homes, one of which is the impeccable Villa Il Platano. The clean lines and modern elegance of the villa redesigned by the architect Giuseppe Milizia will decidedly bring magic and calm to your vacation.
The guests arrive at the property through a long driveway through the countryside. The exceptional property is a place for relaxing days spent visiting the local beaches, sipping wine at sunset by the pool while light breezes accompany your evening. The subtle pastoral setting of the house and the well-designed patio is immersed in elegance amongst nature. Imagine meals on the patio in the open air, relaxing by the pool in a hammock in the surroundings of an extraordinary garden. The historical centers of Manduria and Oria are in close proximity to the villa so shops, restaurants and services can be reached in just a moment.
The wooden villa built in a New York 50’s and 60’s style has three sprawling, elegantly decorated master bedrooms. The neutrally-colored rooms are full of character and create an atmosphere which mirrors the outdoor beauty of the priceless landscape. The three suites all have private bathrooms and have been immaculately decorated by the architect Giuseppe Milizia. The living room has lovely sprawling windows for views of the pool and landscape. The fully-equipped kitchen area is perfect for creating delicious meals and there is also a guest bathroom.
Villa Il Platano could not be more exclusive as it is nestled in over 7,000 sq. m of deep Mediterranean beauty of Puglia. The patio and pool, outdoor shower, solarium and large terrace have such splendid view of the garden to allure the guest with light breezes, views and gorgeous memories to be forever treasured. It comfortably houses six people and is a perfect choice for a peace-filled vacation. A variety of services are available from massages to local Petrose products.
- 3 suites with en suite bathroom
- 1 fully equipped kitchen
- 1 living room
- 1 service bathroom
- 1 furnished patio
- Private parking
- Outdoor dining table and lounge area
- Private garden
- Vegetable garden
- Outdoor shower
- Sat TV
- Air conditioning
- WI-FI internet connection
* Please note: the included amenities may vary according to final agreement, make sure to check your contract for complete list.