The Masseria "Il Mandorlo Fiorito", formely part of the old masseria Galante. It is located about 1 km from the historic centre of Ceglie Messapica. Built in local stone dates back to the XIX century, but is presumably far more ancient. The only definite date is although 1860. The masseria has been restored in 2014, by the new owners, today called Il Mandorlo Fiorito, is one of the most beautiful of the “valle d’Itria”. Surrounded by large open green spaces, ancient olive trees, an orchard, a vegetable garden. The apartments, called villas, the hall, the alcove, and the antique mangers, back onto a central barnyard, under the shadow of the acacia trees. Around the two apartments Villa Fico and Villa Ulivo, there is a wide open green space with a barbecue area and the gorgeous large swimming pool, for the exclusive use of the guests (two villas). The wide parking area is inside of the masseria. All the area is fenced and equipped with electric gate. Apartment “Villa Fico” is about 110 sq.m. with a wide entrance, an open air living room, and a complete equipped kitchen. The two bedrooms are provided with bathrooms, and back onto the swimming pool or the garden, while a lemon and orange trees private garden, await the guests for outer breakfast and dinner. All the villa is set with air conditioning and heating system. In the huge dining room: refrigerator, dishwasher, ventilated oven, cook top, microwave oven, hairdryer, digital and satellite tv, free wifi. Apartment “Villa Ulivo” is an antique pugliese “lamia”, typical building of the valle d’Itria, with an area of 55 sq.m., an entrance-living room, an equipped kitchen, two bedrooms and a bathroom. All the bedrooms overlook the swimming pool, and air conditioning and heating system are provided in the entire villa. Kitchen with electric oven by induction, refrigerator and microwave, hairdryer, satellite and digital tv, wide private patio that back onto the central barnyard of the masseria. The Masseria in the heart of the Itria Valley, is in hilly area (300 mt lm) but only 15-20 minutes by car from the sea. We will offer to the kind guests, exclusively for the first day of the arrival suitable for a minimum stay of 7 nights: a bottle of wine, a bottle of mineral water, a basket of seasonal fruit.