The closest town is Ostuni - only 7 Kms.
Ostuni has many facilities for shopping whether for clothes, food or other supplies. It is your regular market town with a number of restaurants, bars etc. The market is on Saturday each week.
Read more about Ostuni in the drop down Puglia - Towns & Cities.
The nearest beach is Torre Pozzelle, 7 Kms away. Try Lido Morelli with long white dunes.
You can hire umbrellas and sunloungers. Parking is shaded and paid for on entry.
Alternatively there are a few small beach coves and plenty of parking.
Your nearest supermarket is in Ostuni - Famila - 7 Kms.
Directions available at Trullo Dipinto on arrival, included in our Property Guide.
40° 43' 27.50" N
17° 35' 06.70" E
Bari - 105 Kms
Brindisi - 35 Kms
Things to do
Fun Activities for all the family - ask our staff for further information
Tree climbing, cable slides & rope ladders for young children to adults at the Indiana Adventure Park in Castellana Grotte;
Ahuge ocean pool of open sports, picnic areas and animated events at the largest Water Park in southern Italy - Aquapark Egnazia;
Visit the caves of Castellana – not just a tourist attraction but fascinating underground lakes, stalactites and stalagmites!
Tours, Itineraries and Experiences with our special guide Michele throughout the region and much more;
Polignano bike and boat excursions – explore the sea caves along the jagged coastline of the Adriatic or spot dolphins off the Taranto shores;
Visit olive oil mills, cheese production farms with a guide on foot or bike;
Bike hire with Vito - Planned excursion routes, logistic support, nature bike rides in the country passing Masseria and trulli - away from the traffic and noise of town life;
Rickshaws and Ape or Tuk Tuk are the fun way to travel and visit - let the rickshaw or ape do the hard work whilst you explore the local towns on three wheels;
No better way to appreciate the coastline than by a SUP – a standup paddle!
Full day eco-fishing trips – from sunrise to dusk
Wine Tasting at I Pastini - Complete with tour of the vineyard and the masseria
Our region holds a number of festivals ‘sagra’ during the year, mainly during the summer; celebrating religious anniversaries, customs, local food produce, crafts, wines and music. They offer huge amounts of evening entertainment with live music and usually fireworks to close the event. Each village opens its community doors offering their hospitality and locality to visitors. Be sure you enquire with us as to the nearest one to your holiday villa in Puglia to ensure you do not miss out on all the fun and festivities!
Exclusive for our Guests at Relax Puglia
Chef in Casa - Home-cooked food for travelers of the world; what better way to grasp the inner circle of local life than to have a local cook share with you their Puglia cuisine, as cooked in their homes. We are fortunate to have on board Lucrezia, who has been working with Relax Puglia for nearly ten years.
Lucrezia is warm and generous with a passion I can only envy for cooking; but looking after two growing boys has been her real inspiration; working magic with fresh and seasonal local ingredients. Enquire with us, we have set menus available to choose from or let us know what you’ve in mind.
Cooking Classes – If you are looking to entertain the family and also wish to experience real Pugliese country cooking then look no further. Hands-on cooking lessons where everyone gets to be involved making a full course meal, from anti-pasto to first and second courses and to complete it with a traditional sweet dish.
In-house Massages - Life is easier when you are relaxed so you may need to pamper yourself or someone else. Bring the Massage Therapist to your Puglia rental villa door and enjoy a delicious massage, a fusion of eastern and western techniques pointing you towards both relaxation and cure.
The best part about bringing the Massage Therapist to your door is, you don’t have to drive, you don’t have to deal with the outside world, you don't even have to get dressed although the Therapist would appreciate you wear a robe!
"We had hoped to find some peace and quiet, a respite from the chaos of Rome, and especially the past few months. What we found was Paradise! Thank you for such a beautiful space to clear one's mind and restore one's soul."
Terri & Marcus - September 2020
"Wow! A stunning trullo and perfect break. Thank you so much Lisa and Stephen for going us a week to breath without a mask. We will be back. All our love."
Ruby & Lil - September 2020
"Looking at this book we discovered we are the first Italian people, or better Napoletani (from Naples). This place we will miss to much, the peace and silence, everything wonderful.. See you soon Trullo Dipinto."
"Such an amazing 10 days here. Thank you! Beautiful house, incredible location and a fantastic pool. Highlight for we was visiting Monopoli and seeing the different countryside around Alberobello (along with the fantastic trulli there). Some amazing meals: won't forget the Caprese salad and ribs. I had at Ostuni's "Del Tempo Perso" Restaurant. Highly recommend getting a tuk-tuk to the top of Ostuni and walking down, browsing the shops. Too much rosé, such fun! Ciao :)"
Simon - June 2019
"We were so impressed by Relax Puglia at every step of our visit from initial booking to assistance at every stage. Thank you Colleen + Antonella.
Thank you thank you for giving me a Michael Caine bedroom. I couldn't believe having a room with a giant poster of the Italian Job. Above is a picture of me with Michael when we were quite a bit younger!! (Picture is not included). He is still a very good friend. "
Maggie C. - June 2019
"Puglia wonderful, Trullo Dipinto beautiful, we have had an unforgable holiday here. So much too see and enjoy in this unspoilt area of Itali! Trullo Dipinto has made our holiday extra special!!!"
John & Angela - May 2019
"This summer we stayed a week at the trullo Dipinto nearby Ostuni. It was a nice experience to spend our holidays in the beautiful restored house.
The house is located somewhat secluded in the middle of olive groves. The extensive estate is an olive grove in which a beautiful garden is integrated around the house. The garden is very well cared for and goes over nicely in the rougher parts of the authentic olive grove.
There is a beautiful and very well maintained swimming pool with excellent sunbeds and parasols. Between the pool and the house there is a spacious pergola with a large table.
The house has several bedrooms and a large living room. Everything is well maintained and the house is very clean.
Ms. Colleen Boot, who is responsible for the house, is very helpful and receives guests in a fantastic way. She clearly controls everything and ensures that everyone who is responsible for the maintenance and the services performs their duties properly.
One suggestion maybe. A fence around the pool, especially for guests with small children.
Trullo Dipinto and Relax Puglia: A good combination, a must!"
V. - July 2018