Upupa house

  • House
contrada la chiusa - 72017 Ostuni - Brindisi - Italy

A stone structure (lamia and trullo), eco-sustainable immersed in nature, a few minutes from Ostuni, panoramic, the sea visible on the horizon. Settar Casina is the center of dance and sustainability, yoga, Tai Chi, qi gong.

The Upupa house is a very fresh and panoramic independent stone house, with attached bucolic trullo or trullo ostunese. Situated in a hilly area on the red land of Puglia, on the mountains of Ostuni, it overlooks a valley overlooking the sea in the direction of Torre S. Leonardo. The property is about 4 hectares: there are olive trees, Mediterranean scrub, almonds, figs, pear, capers, more, capers, thyme, oregano and a wide variety of fruit trees. The building is geographically located 10 minutes away by car from Ostuni and 20 minutes from the sea, and consists of a double bedroom, a living room with kitchen and mezzanine, another room with another bed and bathroom.
Ideal for families with children or for two couples of friends.
Upupa House is adjacent to the CasinaSettarte Association, a 25 year-old Artistic Search Center that hosts international dance, theater, yoga, Tai chi, Feldenkrais workshops. It is also possible to receive treatments and holistic massages, Craniosacral, Thai massage. Over the past five years, the association hosts spontaneous herbs, natural colors, permaculture, food forest, geodesic dome (see www.casinasettarte.org).
The resort is very easy to reach the sea, or the beautiful towns of Ostuni, Cisternino and Ceglie Messapica.
A 3 km walk, crossing a Mediterranean vegetation trail and secular olive trees, you reach the sanctuary of S. Biagio. Following is the sanctuary of S. Oronzo and the archaeological site of Santa Maria di Agnano (famous for the find of the prehistoric woman of Ostuni dating back 25,000 years ago.
Upupa-house is a place of reconnection with nature where you can relax enjoying the fantastic panorama accompanied in summer by concerts for cicada.
Parking is private, the house is completely independent and in a quiet and private area.
In summer the Itria Valley is full of cultural, musical, food and wine initiatives.


  • 100% renewable energy
  • Organic or Local Food
  • Car-free accessibility
  • Ecological cleaning products
  • More than 80% waste recycling
  • Energy saving lights
  • Green building
  • Solar thermal panels for hot water
  • Water flow reducers
  • Recovery & reuse of rainwater
  • Promoting "eco" activities
  • Recycled paper
  • No single dose
  • No disposable packaging
  • Towel change on request
  • Natural conditioning or class A air conditioning
  • Appliances in energy class A
  • High efficiency boiler > 90%
  • Water-saving toilets
  • Regional Food
  • Environmental-friendly fornitures
  • Fair trade products
  • Biodiversity of green areas


  • Private bathroom
  • Internet
  • Breakfast included
  • Organic garden
  • Bicycles
  • Ecotourism itineraries
  • Pool
  • Wellness center
  • Accessibility
  • Small pets allowed
  • Child & Family Friendly
  • Garden
  • Pets allowed
  • Kitchenette
  • Hairdryer
  • Parking
  • Horse riding
  • Gym
  • Own entrance


  • Families
  • Groups
  • Sea
  • Natural Park
  • Spiritual escape

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