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2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the yurt to yourself.
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100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
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Highly rated host
Ursula has received 5-star ratings from 100% of recent guests.

Our yurt is set between almond and olive trees in our fruit garden and vineyard in the heart of the Valle d'Itria, as part of our small organic subsistence farm, which includes a vineyard, a vegetable garden, fruit trees, a shared swimming pool (in summer), a BBQ, archery facilities, a trampoline, and a boccia lane, as well as chicken, cats and a dog.


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8 reviews
Ilja User Profile
June 2019
Unique place with very friendly hosts and a great breakfast. Highly recommended!
Ursula User Profile
Response from Ursula:
Thank you very much, Ilja! It was a pleasure to host you here.
June 2019
Lotte User Profile
August 2018
We had a wonderful stay with Ursula and her world traveling family. She is a great chef and we really enjoyed the cooking class. The yurt is a beautiful place to stay with lots of memories from all over the world. Good location in a beautiful area and easy access. Good value and…
Jakub User Profile
July 2018
I highly recommend everyone staying at Ursula’s/Manoo’s place. Especially in the times of sterile, ‘quick-to-forget’, the same as everywhere, places. Here you can find the pureness of the nature. Fulfilling visit. Unforgettable experience. Thank you so much. About the place:…
Ursula User Profile
Response from Ursula:
Dear Jakub and Ewa, Thank you so much for your kind review! I hope you will have lots of other good experiences on your trip, and hoping to welcome you here again! Ursula and Manoocher
July 2018
Alison User Profile
August 2019
Super séjour dans ce logement atypique, Ursula et son mari sont très accueillants, le petit déjeuner est excellent et le domaine est plus que reposant ! Nous avons passé 2 nuits et c'est une bonne durée, la Yurt est conforme aux photos, cependant un peu éloignée des sanitaires…
Martina User Profile
June 2019
Atmosfera suggestiva,proprietari gentilissimi è molto disponibili. Esperienza che consiglio vivamente!
Chiara User Profile
September 2018
Abbiamo trascorso due giorni davvero unici, grazie alla magia della yurta nello splendido campo di Ursula e di suo marito. La piscina, le altalene, l'amaca hanno reso il soggiorno unico, senza dimenticare le splendide colazioni che abbiamo gustato al mattino. Ancora grazie…
Dirk User Profile
June 2018
Gerne denken wir an unsere Zeit bei Ursula: Der Aufenthalt in der Jurte war ein echtes Erlebnis. Sie ist sehr komfortabel, sogar ein kleiner Kühlschrank steht bereit. Trotz des Sommerwetters waren die Temperaturen sehr angenehm, da wir genügend Schatten hatten und für den Notfall…
Ursula User Profile
Response from Ursula:
Vielen Dank für Eure nette Bewertung! Es hat uns sehr gefreut, Euch hier bei uns zu beherbergen! Falls Euch noch etwas mehr Historisches über die Gegend hier interessiert: Seit ein paar Tagen ist mein Roman über Apulien und ein größtenteils vergessenes Kapitel aus dessen…
June 2018

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Martina Franca, ItalyJoined in February 2015
Ursula User Profile
21 Reviews
We are an international family that has decided to settle down in Southern Italy after having lived on three continents. I (Ursula) am an archaeologist, a book author, and a passionate cook. My husband Manoocher is a photojournalist who has worked around the globe and continues…
Interaction with guests
As an archaeologist and passionate cook, I offer historic cooking classes from the region's past and present. Host Manoocher, a National Geographic contributing photographer, offers private photography master classes. If you like, why don't you visit my (Hidden by Airbnb)…
Languages: English, Français, Deutsch, Italiano, Español, Türkçe
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Check-in: 12PM (noon) - 10PM
Checkout: 11AM
12PM (noon) - 10PM

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