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  • Excellent84%
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11 Jul 2018
“Four nights of thundery bliss!”
28 Jul 2018
“Authentic but out of the way!”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Pets Allowed
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Fontana Vecchia B&B is located in Puglia in the middle of "Murgia dei Trulli", immersed in a quiet and beautiful country a few minutes from the crystal-clear Adriatic Sea (Monopoli, Polignano). Fontana Vecchia ...More has a salt water pool mt 15 x 5Thanks to its geographical position, Fontana Vecchia B&B allows easy access to the most touristic centers in the area: The Cave of Castellana, The Trulli of Alberobello (Monuments of the UNESCO World Heritage), The Zoo Safari, Ostuni, The "White City", Locorotondo, Martina Franca, The "Valle d'Itria", and Cisternino.Fontana Vecchia B&B offers a marvelous experience in one of its Lovely Trulli. Each trullo is independent. Fully furnished with one bathroom. Also available is a Trullo/apartement complete with a fireplace, garden and every other comfort and a Trullo/suite with hot tub (like Jacuzzi), kitchenette, fireplace and air conditioning. Fontana Vecchia offers its guest, a rich salty and sweet breakfast, including homemade jams made from the fruit trees surrounding the residence. The breakfast is served in the living room or in the garden during the warmest seasons.There is also a terrace where you can enjoy the wonderful view of the country place.Quilting and cooking classes are available upon request.Subject to agreement the possibility to use barbecue, a wood-burning oven, and a cook top (inside or outside).The owners are always present and at your disposal to give you all the necessary information in order to visit the most beautiful places in the area. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$73 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Italy > Puglia > Province of Bari > Castellana Grotte
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

The owners are lovely people, very kind. The breakfast was much more than we were expecting, very good. The Trulli we stayed in was very small but because it was so quaint it was fine. There was no ac so I don't know what it...More

Thank barb7torontotoronto
Response from fontanavecchia-bb, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Fontana Vecchia B&BResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for what you appreciated. The pool is controlled manually and automatically every day. The water assumes the colors of reflection of the sky being the sand-colored coating. We do not hide that we are 6 km from the city. Those who come to...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

We booked 4 nights as a period of lazing in the sun and doing nothing while otherwise packing in a sightseeing tour of Italy. We got thunder and cloud! But that couldn't detract from the beauty and tranquillity of Fontana Vecchia. We stayed in Trullo...More

Thank JacquiandD
Response from fontanavecchia-bb, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Fontana Vecchia B&BResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you.

Reviewed 3 March 2017

This is a great B&B inside a Trulli, half way between Putingnano and Alberobello and an excellent base to explore this area of Puglia. It is run by a lovely family and they do the best breakfast. Our room and bathroom are tastefully decorated with...More

Thank SharonNigel2014
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

This B&B is a hidden little gem. Access is via a dirt track. Leave nice car at home, we scratched both sides of our car on the bushes. Very pretty Trullo set in the grounds of an orchard. Inside it is surprisingly spacious. Fairly clean,...More

Thank georgeandgrace
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

We have been 2 nights in this b&b and we loved it. There is everything you need to spend time with partner or kids,amazing restoration immersed in the nature near the town of alberobello. The breakfast is superb and very genuine and owners are friendly.

Thank Simone C
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kevBan
10 April 2017|
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Response from fontanavecchia-bb | Property representative |
it's OK for us. The nearest station is Alberobello. If you send us a message we can come to the station to take you. Best regards, Vincenzo.
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