Stunning Countryside Setting

Hidden away amongst the olive groves of the Puglian countryside on the edge of the Valle D'Itria, The Rockary is the perfect place to take a relaxing getaway. Just 5km outside the historic town of Ceglie Messapica, all necessary amenites are only a short drive

The Rockary is a cosy two bedroom apartment with private pool. Both bedrooms have double beds, one of the rooms benefiting from an en-suite with bath. The main bathroom has a shower. There is a well-equipped kitchen, plus dining and lounge area.


Explore Puglia

Ideally located as a base to explore this beautiful part of southern Italy, the towns of Ceglie, Ostuni, San Vito dei Normanni, Martina Franca are all within easy reach. The Valle D'Itria is on the doorstep, with the iconic trulli, ancient olive groves, vineyards and unique 'trullo town' of Alberobello. Further to the south is Lecce and the other baroque towns within the Salento Peninsula. The sandy beaches on both the Adriatic and Ionian coastlines are all within 30 minutes to an hours drive, and the 'cave town' of Matera a little further away.

Ceglie Messapica itself is a wonderfully unspoilt town, the centro storico boasting numerous squares, narrow winding streets, churches and other buildings of note. The town is reknowned throughout Italy for its culinary traditions, so finding an excellent quality meal amongst its numerous restaurants is never a problem.

Private Pool

The Rockary includes a fantastic private pool with 'infinity' edge, which includes an outside eating area, pizza oven, BBQ and fridge. The ideal place to come back to and relax after enjoying a day exploring the local area.

The private pool

Brindisi airport is less than an hour drive away, Bari a little further at about 1 hour 30 minutes. Both Brindisi and Bari also have ports with passenger ferries to Croatia, Greece etc. The nearest railway station is in Ceglie.

Additional Information

Secure parking, internet access, washing machine, air-conditioning (available for an additional fee), heating.

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Terms & Conditions

  • Christmas and New Year pricing varies - please enquire for details.
  • In order to secure bookings we require a 25% deposit, payable by bank transfer or Paypal.
  • The booking deposit is fully refundable on cancellation up to one month in advance of arrival date, after which point only if we can secure a replacement booking for the dates.
  • Balance payments are due prior to arrival if paying by bank transfer or Paypal, or on arrival if paying in cash (Euros only)