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Specialists in Southern Italy, Sicily & Sardinia

Romantic Places"Romantic Places" in Southern Italy, Sicily & Sardinia. Prices from £30 pp 

As award winning "Specialists" in Southern Italy, Ray & Annie Long have lovingly hand-picked a variety of charming ROMANTIC VILLAS, TRULLI & HOTELS, for those special romantic moments.

Romantic Places in stunning locations, by the sea or on country estates, surrounded by majestic olive trees, where candlelit dinners for two can be enjoyed.
 
Whisk your partner off to somewhere fabulous. Choose from our stylish ROMANTIC PLACES collection and utilise our expert tailor made service & Great Value Prices.   
 
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Self-catered Property in Cisternino Puglia

Trullo Mandorla is another of our own splendid & special trulli - beautiful and comfortable.

What fabulous accommodation. Having travelled to Italy many times over the last 15 years, Trullo Mandorla is the best accommodation we’ve stayed in... Nick, Suzanne & Luca (9), Coventry

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was £1,618

from £1,358

Villa per wk inc. car

5 Hotel in Savelletri Puglia

Fantastic food, rustic elegance, flowery terraces, a stunning pool, an incredible spa and indoor pool and a spectacular "designer " private beach - Puglia with luxury, at its best!

So much more than a faceless five star, this hotel brims with personality, character and unique style. Michael & Izzie, Oxford

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was £883

from £871

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Self-catered Property in Cisternino Puglia

A gem of a trullo in a slice of paradise; Trullo Madia sleeps up to 4 - one double bedroom, one double/twin-bedded room, one shower room; pool. 

This was our first holiday with Long Travel but not our last. Trullo Madia is a little paradise. Paul & Susan, Carsington

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was £1,627

from £1,371

Villa per wk inc. car

Self-catered Property in Cisternino Puglia

A stunning trullo, especially for adults; Trullo Melograno sleeps up to 4 - two double bedrooms, with two shower rooms; fab pool. 

Having stayed elsewhere in star-rated accommodation with a maximum possible of four stars, Trullo Melograno should have twelve!! Pat & Tony, Codsall

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was £1,618

from £1,358

Villa per wk inc. car

Self-catered Property in Cisternino Puglia

Annie's favourite of all - stupendous location, spacious, a romantic love nest for two, with a fab pool. 

Trullo Noce really is a little trullo-shaped slice of heaven!...so fabulous that you may have to have us forcibly removed at the end of the week.  Susan & Russell, London

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was £1,486

from £1,225

Villa per wk inc. car

4 Hotel in Menfi Sicily

Country living, with real style and such a strong connection with food and wine. The chef is an alchemist. The hospitality is complete and you will not want to leave La Foresteria.

Quite simply one of the best places you have sent us to in 10 years of looking after us.    Michael & Carolyn, Suffolk

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was £605

from £529

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4 Hotel in Ispica Sicily

Boutique and beautiful, agritourism at its best. Torre Marabino's fantastic staff, truly amazing food and wine, and fabulous gardens and pool, make it impossible to leave.

We loved this hotel. The staff were all so helpful and friendly... Setting, pool and gardens spacious and beautifully maintained. Michael & Jane, London

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was £465

from £457

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4 Hotel in Avetrana Puglia

This masseria is in one of the lesser known parts of Puglia, surrounded by 110,000 olive trees, with a wonderful swimming pool and not far from the coast. The excellent restaurant means this is a great choice for food-lovers!

"Masseria Bosco is a fab place to stay... I could go on forever but just wanted to say thanks for your recommendation and advice". Bernard & Paula, Leeds

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was £408

from £353

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4 Hotel in Avetrana Puglia

Set amongst olive trees and just a few kilometres from Avetrana and the sandy shores of the Ionian, this beautifully renovated farmhouse dates back to the 17th century.

We had to pinch ourselves when we arrived at Masseria Strazzati – we couldn’t have picked a better place! It was just our cup of tea! Robyn & Andrew, Harpenden

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was £411

from £355

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Self-catered Property in Cisternino Puglia

Extremely spacious, very special and particularly suitable for adults; Trullo Azzurro sleeps up to 6 - three double bedrooms, with three shower rooms and its own private pool. 

The traditional exterior belies a luxurious modern Italian interior......

Editor of Country Living Magazine

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was £1,950

from £1,689

Villa per wk inc. car

4 Hotel in Ostuni Puglia

Close to Ostuni & Cisternino, Masseria Cervarolo is authentically Pugliese, a boutique masseria with fabulous pool & lovely gardens.

"Just a quick note to say how much we enjoyed our stay at Masseria Cervarolo. It is a fantastic spot, comfortable and very well run." Kristian & Louise, Beaconsfield

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was £549

from £447

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4 Hotel in Ragusa Superiore Sicily

Less than half an hour from Comiso Airport & near Modica. Boutique B&B. In middle of Baroque town. Ragusa Ibla on the doorstep. Wow!

“Villa Del Lauro is a lovely, characterful hotel with very helpful staff and a pleasant garden.” Peter & Irene, Winchester

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was £510

from £500

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Self-catered Property in Cisternino Puglia

This is another of our own splendid trulli - unbelievably spacious for only two people.

Your trullo is awesomely beautiful.  Sunsets, stillness and genuine peace and quiet.  Ah well…back to Essex with a heavy heart!   Michael & Lynn, Harlow

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was £1,486

from £1,225

Villa per wk inc. car

4 Hotel in Near Cannigione Sardinia

Superb hotel near the sea, with real style, spa, great food and its own yacht, for exclusive but affordable trips out. Villa Del Golfo is not to be missed.

"What a wonderful place! The rooms were comfortable the staff were all friendly and helpful and the food and service in the restaurant were excellent." Peter & Jennifer, Cwmbran

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was £729

from £659

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4 Hotel in Modica-Pozzallo Sicily

Boutique. intimate, bold & high spec. Near fantastic beaches and Sicily’s famous Baroque. It’s fabulous.

Cambiocavallo is a lovely, laid back accommodation with exceptionally friendly staff and excellent amenities.” Frank & Margaret, Kidlington

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was £436

from £371

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4 Hotel in Otranto Puglia

Less than 10 minutes from Otranto and 40 minutes from Lecce. An elegant family-run hotel with real style.

NEW FOR 2016

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was £467

from £461

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Self-catered Property in Cisternino Puglia

One of a pair, a dinky detached trullo with shared pool – a love nest for 2 (or book with spacious Lamia Mario to accommodate two couples, larger groups or two families, up to 8). Spectacular rural location.

New for 2015

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was £1,281

from £1,025

Villa per wk inc. car

No Star Rating Hotel in Vignacastrisi Puglia

Just minutes by car (about 3km) from some of Puglia's most beautiful coastline, this special B&B is set in one of the Salento's unspoilt and undiscovered little towns.

“Palazzo Guglielmo was heaven – faultless.” Simon & Rebecca, Salisbury

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was £394

from £368

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4 Hotel in Oliena Sardinia

Set amongst the most spectacular mountain scenery, yet only about half an hour from the sea, Hotel Su Gologone is a boutique gourmet hotel and so much more. It is very special.

Of all the places you have sent us over the last 10 years, this easily outstrips them all by far. We love the quirky feel of the place... it really is something else! Kay & Michael, Woodbridge

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was £778

from £676

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4 Hotel in Torre Canne Puglia

Near a small resort and on the sea, this fabulous modern hotel is a perfect choice for a seaside holiday and for exploring the wonders of Puglia. 

“Canne Bianche is a really first class act” Richard & Philippa, London

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was £570

from £474

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Self-catered Property in Cisternino Puglia

Rural location, detached and private trullo with pool. A successful blend of contemporary style and traditional trullo, which sleeps up to 3. 

Featured in the Sunday Times 50 Best Villas 2014

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was £1,524

from £1,267

Villa per wk inc. car

Self-catered Property in Santa Maria Del Focallo Sicily

Virtually on the beach. Slightly quirky detached villa, in extensive grounds. 3 bedrooms & 3 shower rooms. Sleeps 4-6 with one unit locked off, or 6-8 for the whole villa. 

NEW FOR 2015

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was £1,411

from £1,356

Villa per wk inc. car

Self-catered Property in Vignacastrisi Puglia

Just minutes from some of Puglia’s most beautiful coastline, set in one of the Salento’s unspoilt and undiscovered towns, these three bedroomed apartments are in the very special Palazzo Guglielmo.

“Palazzo Guglielmo was heaven – faultless.” Simon & Rebecca, Salisbury

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was £1,176

from £1,098

Apartment per wk inc. car

4 Hotel in Otranto Puglia

Cool chic rooms in a very stylish masseria hotel in Puglia's Salento. A fabulous blend of traditional character and contemporary elegance, in a relaxed, unhurried atmosphere.

“Hip & chic, full of relaxed style! Exactly what we wanted, we’ll be back” Adam & Charlie, Milton Keynes

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was £607

from £594

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5 Hotel in Monopoli Puglia

Gleaming white against bright blue sea. Idyllic location. Discreet and unpretentious boutique luxury. Monopoli is fantastic.

Everything we expected and more. Don Ferrante is spectacular.  Alison & Alex, London

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was £684

from £599

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4 Hotel in Santa Maria Di Castellabate South Campania

Right on the sea front, the small and elegant boutique Hotel Villa Sirio is an absolute jewel. The perfume and music of the sea, the stunning sunsets and the second-to-none location make it a perfect choice for a special holiday.

It’s a place of bright turquoise rooms, light-filled corridors, balconies and heart-stopping vistas. Open your bedroom shutters and the water is crashing on the rocks below. Julie Myerson, Daily Mail

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was £607

from £602

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No Star Rating Hotel in Zafferana Etnea Sicily

Magical boutique organic agriturismo on the slopes of Mount Etna. Breathtaking views, designer style & wonderful welcome. Wow!

You're so right about this place - it's a dream!. Ian & Delyth, Newbury
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was £436

from £436

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Self-catered Property in Piazza Armerina Sicily

Near Piazza Armerina, Il Glicine is a small organic fruit and vegetable farm with two cottages and a pool, in an enchanting setting, in the heart of Sicily - a real bolthole escape.

A magical, sunny, scent-filled haven.  An oasis of calm, tranquility and fluttering butterflies.  Thank you Yvonne and Santi for a fantastic introduction to rural Sicily. Sarah & Nicolas, Herts

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was £1,066

from £806

Cottage per wk inc. car

No Star Rating Hotel in Pezze Di Greco Puglia

Not far from the sea, an organic country estate, with an authentic & traditional boutique masseria, brought bang up to date. This may not have an official star rating, but it is easily worthy of 4 stars in our opinion.

The nicest hotel we have stayed in. The rooms are like honeymoon suites and the food was superb. Sophie & Ralph, Banbury

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was £436

from £429

pppw inc. car

4 Hotel in Massa Lubrense, Nr Sorrento Amalfi Coast

Designer boutique hotel, near Sorrento, in fabulous location, with magical views and gourmet restaurant. Superb for visiting the Amalfi Coast & great for walkers & nature-lovers, too.

“The Relais Blu was simply wonderful with exceptional service and outstanding food and nothing we had read previously prepared us for the outstanding qualities of the hotel." David, Brockhampton

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was £649

from £569

pppw. inc. transfers

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