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We visited Matera during our October honeymoon and it was definitely the highlight of the entire trip. The hotel was a beautiful balance of luxury and conservation. The staff was friendly, the breakfast was amazing and the room was completely unique. We booked a tour...More
Had a fantastic stay in the most amazing cave. All the staff were very friendly and passionate about the caves. Always happy to help you and please you. Would highly recommend for a memorable stay. October is also a good time of year to go,...More
Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita is a wonderful place. A balm for the senses and a playground for adults. Utterly luxurious facilities with a keen light scheme of indirect lighting and candles positioned to accentuate the curves of the cave. We were smitten by the...More
Went here as part of a group. There are a number of things you need to know about Sextant and Matera in general. It is in a poor region of Italy and the old part of Matera was abandoned from the mid 50s until fairly...More
A small group of us have just had an enchanting experience in this unique hotel.
Each suite comprises a series of candles caves.
There is also astutely hidden wiring and heating.
The management staff are thoroughly professional, friendly and most helpful.
It is a far...More
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US$174 - US$754 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Matera
#1 Luxury Hotel in Matera
#9 Business Hotel in Matera
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Response from Catherine A | Reviewed this property |
Only ate breakfast there but it was delicious and they cooked onsite. Amazing location. Only benefit of going elsewhere as solo would be you'd get more of a buzz from people around and about as lots of outdoor dining in main... More
Only ate breakfast there but it was delicious and they cooked onsite. Amazing location. Only benefit of going elsewhere as solo would be you'd get more of a buzz from people around and about as lots of outdoor dining in main citadel
Response from Passionholic | Reviewed this property |
Lighting is kept deliberately low to be as close as possible to original. There are LED lights as well. I would't really say lighting can be much of an issue. Baths are also modern in spite of their (beautiful) rural... More
Lighting is kept deliberately low to be as close as possible to original. There are LED lights as well. I would't really say lighting can be much of an issue. Baths are also modern in spite of their (beautiful) rural appearance. Ours was equipped with a spray attachment. January will be probably pretty cold. Just make sure to bring something warm with you...and enjoy this wonderful leap in the past