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01483 345 701

Monday-Friday 9am-6pm; Saturday 9am-5.30pm

Rural Retreats

Many of our hotels and villas are in beautiful rural locations. Whether surrounded by vineyards in Tuscany, olive groves in Puglia or the unspoiled, rolling hills of Sicily you will enjoy the peace and relaxation of a country holiday where you can be as active or as quiet as you want to be.

Artimino Apartments

Artimino Apartments

Tuscany Self Catering

The medieval hamlet of Artimino, surrounded by 700 hectares of vineyards, olive groves and countryside is just 24km from Florence. Artimino offers both the comfortable Hotel Paggeria Medicea and a range of Tuscan-style self catering apartments. The Cantina del Redi wine bar is the perfect place to enjoy the estate’s Carmignano wines and guests can also visit the winery to see how the wines are made. Apartment guests have their own pool and can use the other facilities of the hotel which is 300 metres away. Find out more...

Hotel Paggeria Medicea

Hotel Paggeria Medicea

North Tuscany

The medieval hamlet of Artimino, surrounded by 700 hectares of vineyards, olive groves and countryside is just 24km from Florence. Artimino offers both the comfortable Hotel Paggeria Medicea and a range of Tuscan-style self catering apartments. The Cantina del Redi wine bar is the perfect place to enjoy the estate’s Carmignano wines and guests can also visit the winery to see how the wines are made. Find out more...

Hotel Furnirussi

Hotel Furnirussi

Salento

We are delighted to feature this very unusual property - the largest organic fig farm in Europe, providing luxury 5 star accommodation and service. The rooms at this stylish eco-hotel are all spacious, tastefully furnished suites with private patio or balcony. You won’t want to tear yourself away from relaxing under a gazebo by the spectacular, free-form pool, but if you do, then this part of Puglia has much to offer. The towns of Lecce and Otranto are both a short drive away and some of Puglia’s best sandy beaches are nearby. Find out more...

Agriturismo Masseria Giampaolo

Agriturismo Masseria Giampaolo

Salento

There are 865 acres of ancient olive groves surrounding this lovely agriturismo, formed of two areas of accommodation. The main reception, pool and restaurant are at the nearby Tenuta Monacelli and the bedrooms at the Masseria Giampaolo, a 5 minute walk away through the olives. This family-run property offers guests a friendly welcome and a chance to experience rural Puglia at its best. In a splendid position for sightseeing, the city of Lecce is just 10km away and the wonderful sandy beaches and turquoise Adriatic are less than a mile away. Find out more...

Salemi Agriturismo

Salemi Agriturismo

South East Sicily

Just a few kilometres away from the town of Piazza Armerina and the Roman Villa Casale lies this charming old farmhouse now converted to provide comfortable accommodation for those in search of a peaceful retreat. The owners are very enthusiastic about their land, and in particular the food that it produces, and enjoy creating wonderful Sicilian dishes using local products and their own vegetables and olive oil. Find out more...

Vecchia Masseria Agriturismo

Vecchia Masseria Agriturismo

South East Sicily

This enchanting estate, full of Sicilian character, is run by the Golino family who have lovingly restored the farmhouse and whose passion is for the food and wine that this land produces. There are walks and bike rides in the surrounding hills and views across the countryside to the sea in the distance. It’s also a handy base for sightseeing being close to the Roman Villa Casale at nearby Piazza Armerina. Find out more...

Hotel Masseria Torre Del Diamante

Hotel Masseria Torre Del Diamante

Central Puglia

Located near Fasano, in the beautiful Itria Valley, the Torre del Diamante is the perfect place for a relaxing holiday surrounded by beautiful scenery and the crystalline sea of the Adriatic. The old buildings of the masseria have been transformed into a high class, elegant property which provides friendly yet attentive service and excellent local cuisine. You have beautiful sandy beaches just 1.5km away and the UNESCO World Heritage site of Alberobello is just a short drive away. Find out more...

Hotel Borgo Bianco

Hotel Borgo Bianco

Central Puglia

Borgo Bianco offers a get-away-from-it-all experience with great facilities. The whitewashed walls of this old masseria contrast with contrast with the surrounding green olive groves of this beautiful area. The charming old town of Polignano a Mare is just 8 km away and the coastline here has been awarded the prestigious Blue Flag for its pristine environment. Find out more...

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