Is Lecce worth visiting?

You simply can’t miss Lecce when you’re in Puglia. This Baroque jewel of Puglia is less than one hour away, and yet, completely different than Ostuni. This provincial capital is full of grand and noble buildings, such as the Baroque masterpiece of Basilica of Santa Croce. Visit our useful links Read more…

Where to stay in Ostuni Italy?

In Ostuni, Italy, you can find a wide variety of accommodations; from traditional hotels and resorts to camping grounds to holiday rentals including the well-curated vacation rental homes offered by Vacation in Puglia. From a stately historic masseria with private pool surrounded by centuries-old olive trees, to a typical Ostuni Read more…

Where is Puglia?

Puglia is located in Southern Italy and is Italy’s southeastern-most region, forming the heel of the boot-shaped country. Puglia’s long coastline is bordered by the Adriatic sea to the east and the Ionian sea to the west. Visit our useful links to get more info and our blog posts for Read more…

Where is Ostuni?

Ostuni, nicknamed the White City is a small but famous city situated in the centre of Puglia, Italy, in the Alto Salento sub-region of Puglia. The city is famous for its citadel-like medieval centre overlooking the green carpet of thousand year old olive trees and the blue Adriatic sea. Visit Read more…

What to do in Ostuni Puglia Italy?

Ostuni is famous for its whitewashed medieval historical centre with view of the blue Adriatic sea. At the top of the hilly city (207m above sea level), the 15th century romanesque cathedral is famous for its rose window. In warmer months, the beaches of Ostuni are not to be missed. Read more…

Is Ostuni the best base for Puglia stay?

Definitely. Ostuni’s location roughly in the centre of Puglia allows you to easily reach most of Puglia’s main attractions like Alberobello and the Itria Valley for the trulli, Lecce with its amazing baroque architecture and gorgeous coastal cities such as Polignano a Mare and Monopoli further north towards Bari or Read more…

How to get to Ostuni Italy?

Thanks to its central location in Puglia, Ostuni is easily reachable by different means of transportation from the rest of Italy and abroad. It is only 30 minutes by car from Brindisi Salento airport and one hour by car from Bari Palese airport, both international airports. Ostuni is also connected Read more…

What is a masseria?

Masseria is a historical and typical construction found in Puglia and in other regions in the south of Italy. It’s a fortified farmhouse in a country estate, often surrounded by high stone walls and other fortification features that provided protection during Puglia’s and Italy’s tumultuous past. Masseria Bellavista in Ostuni Read more…

What are trulli?

Trullo (plural: trulli) is a typical and historical cone shaped construction made entirely of stone that only exists in Italy’s region of Puglia and specifically in and around the Itria Valley and Alto Salento which includes Ostuni. Now you can find them mostly in the countryside, except in the town Read more…

How do I book a home?

Booking is as easy as one, two, three, or four in our case. Fill the easy form and submit it. Receive confirmation via e-mail that your home is available. Pay the deposit as per said e-mail, you will get a confirmation when payment is received. Check-in. Please settle the remainder Read more…