"The countryside is dotted with masserie, former agricultural estates crafted of heavy stone. Today, many of these fortress-like structures have become lavish private villas and luxe hotels (...)
At one such retreat, Villa Elia in Gallipoli, an outdoor pizza oven, herb gardens, fruit trees, and shaded patios invite lazy afternoons and long, lingering conversations over bottles of Puglian wine.
Luxury villa rentals are perfect for travellers who want a sumptuous home base from which to explore. Think Puglia is the exclusive provider for the best villas in the region with estates boasting amenities like outdoor cinemas, private pools, gyms and steam rooms, and fine art and antique collections.
Think Puglia demonstrates its regional expertise through excellent on-the-ground support and can accommodate any request, from airport transfers, to wine delivery, in-villa massages, and local cooks who can prepare authentic meals for guests.
For an elegant city stay, Palazzo Gorgoni is the essence of comfort. This restored 18th century palazzo with eight bedrooms, a private pool, gym and rooftop lounge is in the heart of Galatina, a beautiful Baroque city located less than an hour's drive from the airport in Brindisi.
For a stunning seaside stay, opt for Villa Blanca. This five-bedroom hilltop villa's outdoor living space is gloriously appointed with a shady pavilion and an infinity edge pool overlooking the delightful resort of Santa Maria di Leuca.
Masseria Curti Vecchi offers old-style ambience..."