We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 8 San Vito dei Normanni B&Bs / inns

Masseria Tenuta Deserto

Save Saved
You added Masseria Tenuta Deserto to your Saves list
San Vito dei Normanni, Italy
Hotel amenities
Masseria Tenuta Deserto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in San Vito dei Normanni
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

95 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    64
    25
    2
    3
    1
See reviews for
49
23
1
1
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (4)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (95)
  • Mar-May only
    (13)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (44)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (29)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (9)
All months
Lago Iseo
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Four of us stayed here for a week, including my mother who is 92. The masseria is really beautiful and the house we stayed in - Il Mandorlo - spacious and comfortable. The owners - Riccardo and Sveva - are present, friendly and helpful.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New York City, New York
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I spent there 2 weeks and rarely I've seen such a place. 80ha of beautiful olive trees, pine trees, ancient buildings of historical importance. The swimming pool is perfect and so is everything else. Riccardo and Sveva are great hosts, full of charm! What a place!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ghent
Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
24 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We spend one week in 'La Quercia' and got a warm welcome from Sveva and Riccardo. It's in the far end of the domain in a seperate building with even a seperate road to enter. You can put your car close to your property. We liked the pool which is really big. Even when everybody present is in the poolarea... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We have had a great time and we are very happy we were able to have all our wedding guests (65) in this Beautiful masseria. The dinner and party were perfect, the location is perfect. Not only for weddings but also to have a relaxed holiday in Puglia. Just relax at the masseria or make trips to Ostuni, Lecce, Brindisi.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Venice, Italy
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Tenuta Deserto is the perfect place to enjoy beautiful countryside landscapes, explore nearby typical apulian towns and appreciate the warm hospitality of the masseria owners. The rooms and common spaces are gorgeous examples of local architecture that make your stay very special. A great find!

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Moscow, Russia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

This place is a real estate, rested on a huge territory. Quite close to San Vito dei Nomanni, but still secluded and tranquil. There are areas to go for a walk, to relax by the pool, lots of greenary and beautiful details everywhere. A number of animals. which should be fun for children: goats, donkeys, rabbits and of course cats... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bangkok
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Since we discovered it a couple of years ago, Tenuta Deserto has become our favourite base in Puglia: this is thanks to the unique atmosphere the owners have given to this century old property, whose name speaks of silence, space and quiet. One reaches the masseria through country roads, which let you admire the magic of the land, with its... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Culemborg
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Tenuta Deserto is a perfect spot to relax and discover the beauty of Salento. Although there are several rental houses on the tenuta, you have a great sense of privacy because all apartments have private terraces. So you are a part of a mediaeval court without the bother of it. The owners are very friendly and the wine bar has... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

We stayed end of August 2013, and holiday several times a year always in rented properties. Masseria Deserto is one of the best we have stayed in. Two great pools set in olive, fig and lawns. A really characterful old farm setting with acres to explore, various animals to feed, bikes to borrow (free), the estate even had its own... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
London, United Kingdom
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We stayed at the Melograno, a beautiful large apartment, we were 2 families in all and we all had a fab time including the 5 children, they spent most of the days at the pool, which was very big along with the lovely kids pool. In the evenings we explored lots of lovely areas, eg Lecce, Martina Franca, Locorotundo, Brindisi.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Masseria Tenuta Deserto? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Masseria Tenuta Deserto

Address: San Vito dei Normanni, Italy
Location: Italy > Puglia > Province of Brindisi > San Vito dei Normanni
Number of rooms: 15
Also Known As:
Masseria Tenuta Deserto San Vito Dei Normanni, Puglia, Italy

27 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (28)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (8)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (4)
Viewed
Other (11)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay