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Villa Azzurra, seaside villa with pool, AirCon, free WiFi, owners live locally

Roman steps lead up and out of the sparkling pool waters.
1 of 24Roman steps lead up and out of the sparkling pool waters.
Villa -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Province of Brindisi, Puglia
Tiled entrance courtyard with mature plum and newly planted kumquat and lemon trees, in gravelled beds set with flowering shrubs and a cascading herb garden.
Beautiful pool enclosure with shady gazebo and barbecue area for al-fresco poolside dining.
Solid timber sun loungers and poolside bathroom enhances the relaxed leisure area

Villa Azzurra is located in a quiet location in Torre san Gennaro, a typical Puglian holiday village, benefiting from seafront ice cream parlours,cafes, shops, restaurants and pizzeria.
Torre san Gennaro also has a first-aid centre,supermarket, butchers (in season) and a year round fresh bakery, and fresh fish landed daily in the harbour are sold at the quayside and fismongers.
Villa Azzurra is within 5 minutes walking distance from sandy uncommercialised beaches along Torre san Gennaro beachfront leading south...
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Listing #HL197990
About the Owner
Richard & Noirin B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We supply full arrival details and directions, GPS co-ordinates and 2 sets of mobile phone numbers one month prior to your arrival and holiday commencement. On the day of your arrival we will be waiting at the property to greet you, explain about the Villa and the surrounding area and hand over the keys to you. During your holiday, as we live locally nearby, we are always on hand if required to help out with any unforseen occurences, or to offer recommendations and advise if requested. We also manage unobtrusive regular pool maintenace and a weekly bed clothe and towel change during your holiday. ( if for 2 weeks or more). When your holiday draws to a close we meet you at the villa to thank you, wish you bon voyage and take back the keys.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great villa in a quiet location with a variety of beaches and restaurants nearby. The villa is spotless and the pool is great for relaxing in the sunshine. We had a lovely break exploring the local area and relaxing in the sun. The welcome...More

Thank 897michelle
Companion296043, VR Owner at Villa Azzurra, seaside villa with pool, AirCon, free WiFi, owners live locally, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Michelle for your kind words and for leaving a review about us for Villa Azzurra. We really appreciate that you chose to holiday with us in Placeinpuglia Villas this year and your family were a pleasure to host. It is always encouraging to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time we have rented a villa from Richard and Norin, again they did not disappoint us. We had a lovely time in the villa, which is close enough to walk to the nearby beach, bars, restaurants and supermarket in town. Our...More

Thank Jo M
Companion296043, VR Owner at Villa Azzurra, seaside villa with pool, AirCon, free WiFi, owners live locally, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It was our pleasure having you back Jo, and it was wonderful to see you all again. Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review for us and Villa azzurra, it's great to hear that you all enjoyed yourselves holidaying with...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

We arrived really early on the Saturday. Richard had arranged a taxi to collect us from the airport and when we arrived at Villa Azzurra Richard was there to greet us and the villa had been made ready for us to enjoy straight away even...More

Thank Caroline B
Management response:Responded 8 August 2018

We are so pleased that the Villa and our services accommodated your families needs so well Caroline. We do give all our guests a well stocked complimentary welcome basket, because our guests could arrive at any time depending on their flights, and could arrive hungry...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Air-conditioned Villa Azzurra has been recently completely restructured and refurbished , and sleeps up to 5
Bedroom 1 is equipped with ceiling fan, a king size bed, and has ample storage with solid wood bedside lockers, wardrobe and drawer unit.
Bedroom 2 also has a ceiling fan and a solid antique pine bedside drawer unit, and wardrobe storage.
Shuttered windows in both bedrooms overlook the front gardens.
Bedroom 2 has the option of a double, twin or even triple single bed configuration. (for triple single option, one standard single is replaced with a bunk bed unit)
Modern fully tiled bathroom with integrated massage shower, toilet, sink, bidet, and vanity mirror and has plentiful towel storage.
Kitchen is fully fitted and excellently appointed with all necessities and dining facilitie...
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Pets are permitted to be brought at our discretion. Please advise of breed and temperament prior to booking. Owners are responsible for any mess/damage that their pet might...
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 King
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Free unlimited WiFi
Abundant and complimentary Welcome Basket on your arrival.
Bed Linen, Beach, Bath and Hand towels included.
No end of rental cleaning charge.
Refundable security deposit €400 euro,.. this is returned following a satisfactory check-out.
Winery tours and wine tastings arranged on request
Cookery lessons and/or in-villa dining options available in Villa, with local ingredients and regional recipes... please arrange with us prior to arrival.
Boat fishing trips (tackle supplied) and/or scenic boat excursions available (picnics optional) - subject to availability and weather permitting
Child cots (including bedding) and high chairs available free of charge (to ensure availability these must also be reserved at time of booking)
Assistance and/or advice if requested from English speaking owners who live locally
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About the neighbourhood
Villa Azzurra is within 5 minutes walking distance from small sandy uncommercialised beaches. There are more beaches and small coves as you travel north and south from Torre san Gennaro, southLendinuso. Campo di Mare, Bar Benny Lido, Sun Beach and Exotic beach have beach bars / restaurant sand sun loungers etc available for hire during the season. Campo di Mare has 5 sheltered protected bays with shallow waters and sandy beaches, ideal for small children. Torre Chianca is approximately 15 minutes drive south f and has a very nice beach, very popular with Italian holiday makers. Also within walking distance is Genaro's, a bar/gelateria/pizzeria with dancing outside on the beachfront piazza. Caslablanca a restaurant/pizzeria standing out on pillars above the surf. Order your own menu in Bar Felix (24 hrs notice required) or Zia Annas, a butchers restaurant where you can select from the meat display for them to cook fresh. Torre san Gennaro/Campo di Mare boast other eateries, pizzerias, bars and gelaterias also an excellent bakery and pasticceria, butchers, supermarkets, shops and daily, locally grown fruit and vegetable stalls in season. Torchiarolo is the nearest bigger town with supermarkets, post office, bank, bars, pizzerias, gelateria, hairdressers, massage and fitness centre etc. Within twenty minutes drive there are three hyper-market shopping centres, IperCoop, Conad and Auchan, also stunning Lecce with its baroque architecture to the south and also the port city of Brindisi historically the second biggest port of the Roman Empire to the north.
Getting around
Local train stations are at Squinzano and San Pietro Vernotico that are connected to the National and European wide train network. The nearest ferry port is Brindisi just 25 kms away. The two regional airports are Brindisi ( 25 mins away) and Bari (90 mins away) Airport taxis are available at both locations, with a regular airport shuttle between the two. We do recommend using a hire car to experience more of all that Puglia has to offer. All major and many minor car hire companies are located at both airports.
How to get there
Airport: Brindisi: 20 km Railway: San Pietro Vernotico / Squinzano: 10 km Ferry: Brindisi: 20 km Flights : RyanAir from Stansted to Brindisi (nearest airport) or Bari throughout the year. British Airways from Gatwick to Bari April to October, Al Italia,Ryanair etc via Rome or Milan, British Airways from Gatwick to Naples. Numerous continental airline also Brindisi is 30 minutes drive from Villa Azzurra, Bari is 90 minutes and Naples approximately 3 and half hours. Car hire is recommended.
Airport: Brindisi: 20.0 km
Railway: San Pietro Vernotico: 5.0 km
Ferry: Brindisi: 20.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 km
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