Masseria Torre Maizza is an old watchtowers of XVIth century set in a large estate near the sea. After centuries of invasion by the nearby Muslims and Saracens, it was fortified and became a working farm and a little village.
In fact in Coccaro you can still find a Chapel, the old Mill, houses for the workers of the farm and courtyards used to tender the animals.
The Masseria is ideally located at the center of Puglia near the Baroque Town of Lecce, the Coastal Towns of Monopoli with the antique Port and the Castle on the Sea, Polignano a Mare famous for wonderful Ice Cream and with Breathtaking views from the High cliffs, and the Town of Trani with the cathedral on the sea.
It can be reached:
By train: from Fasano station FF.SS. about 5 km By car: motorway A14 Milano-Bari/ A16 Roma-Bari exit Bari nord direction Brindisi S.S. 16 Bari-Brindisi exit Fasano Savelletri Direction Savelletri GPS est 17,38672 - nord 40,86326. By plane: airports of Bari and Brindisi 50 km
The Masseria has 2 restaurants. One Restaurant under a beautiful pergola for the summer evenings or the old stables for the winter period. Next to the swimming pool there is also a “Cabana Restaurant “ for buffet lunches during the summer. The cuisine at the Masseria is Creative Apulian that aims to join the Apulian Traditional dishes with research of new tastes following the philosophy of Natural Fresh and Light Cuisine. All restaurants use products from the organic farm such as vegetables, fruits, olive oil, almonds, figs, prickly pears, grape etc. They also make their own hams, mozzarella cheese from a local farm, homemade pasta. You will find in the farm all the typical animals such as rabbits, geese, ducks, pheasant, chickens (the eggs are used for breakfast in the morning ). The boat fishes in the Adriatic Sea for fresh fish and seafood. The pastry chef in house is also responsible for a wide selection of local desserts and wonderful jams and pastries for breakfast. Once a week in the summer months in the old courtyard Pizza and Calzone are cooked in the 500 years old Pizza Firewood Oven.
Swimming Pool In the Masseria there is a beautiful swimming pool built like a natural pond with a jacuzzi among the olive trees and locals canes.
Golf The nearest 18-hole golf course is San Domenico Golf Club , which hosted the Challenge Tour Final Game - Par 72 mt 6300. At less than an hour drive, 4 More 18-Hole Golf Courses are available.
The Acaya Golf Club, immersed in a valley of maritime pines and mastic trees - Par 72 mt 6331. Riva Dei Tessali Golf Club, the oldest course of Southern Italy located inside a pinewood just off the coast - Par 71 mt 5960. Metaponto Golf Club, a 18-hole course surrounded by olive groves and overlooking the Ionian sea - Par 72 mt. 6284. Barialto Golf Club, the most important club of Bari surrounded by Mediterranean palm trees.
Cooking School The ladies in charge will guide you to the orchard, so as to pick the organic vegetables, grown at the Masseria and then teach you how to make homemade pasta and traditionnal dishes.
Coccaro Beach Club Newly opened this year is a beautiful private sandy beach with dunes and a long stretch for walks. A fish restaurant also opened at night with also Japanese cuisine, 2 pavillons for massages, a lounge bar and many quiet areas for relaxing, a boutique with all the new clothes and sandals from Positano.
26 rooms of which 2 suites wioth private pool and jacuzzi, 5 junioor suite deluxe, 1 junior suite, 15 superior rooms,3 classic.
- Porch and garden
- Linen sheets
- Down Pillows
- Soap and Shampoo made with olive oil
- Daily Newspaper
- DVD Library
- Bathrobe and Slippers
- Wireless high speed connection
- CD/DVD in junior suites
- SKY personal Tv in junior suites
Suite Palme and Maizza
A beautiful lounge area with fireplace, vaulted ceilings with whitewashed walls, lounge area with double Tv Personal SKY TV, bathroom whit very large jacuzzi and double sink,very large terrace with private heated swimmingpool and Jacuzzi. Sq Mt. 55 + sq mt. 100 garden.
Junior Suite deluxe
Much lager than the junior suites they have a beautiful fireplace, sea view or of the olive groves on the golf corse, with large terrace with sunbeds, tipical of a masseria with whitewashed vaulted ceilngs, lounge area, large double sink bathroom with Jacuzzi Personal SKY TV. Sq mt 48 + sq mt 30 garden.
They have a beautiful fireplace, sea view or of the olive groves on the golf course, with large terrace with sunbeds, tipical of a masseria with whitewashed vaulted ceilings, lounge area, large double sink bathroom with Jacuzzi, Personal SKY TV. Sq mt 40 + sq mt 30 garden.
Much larger of the classic rooms, sea view or of the olive groves on the golf corse, with large terrace with deckchairs, tipical of a masseria with whitewashed vaulted ceilings, lounge area, large bathroom with bathtub. 36 Sqmts + 30 Sqmts garden.
Sea view or of the olive groves on the golf course, some with terrace with deckchairs, typical of a masseria with whitewashed vaulted ceilngs, armcharis, bathroom with shower. Sq mt 24 + sq mt 18 garden.