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Sant'Angelo Luxury Resort

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A room in a cave. But what a cave. Beautifully appointed, quiet, comfortable. Great location in the sassi of Matera. Beautiful dining room, delicious breakfast, great espresso. This hotel really made us feel that we were part of the history of Matera rather than in a generic room that could be anywhere. Getting around in Matera and at this hotel...

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Andrea A, Direttore generale at Sant'Angelo Luxury Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your great review. We hope to have you our guest again. Best regards

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 17 December 2016

This is a beautiful, unique hotel in the sassi of Matera. Its location is perfect and is a short walk to everything in the sassi and "new" Matera. The service throughout our stay was outstanding. Wifi was excellent. Breakfast was good each morning, including the coffee. Dinner at the restaurant was outstanding. Excellent food, wine, and service. One of the...

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Andrea A, Direttore generale at Sant'Angelo Luxury Resort, responded to this review

Dear essenceofcapri, we are happy to read your review. We are sorry for your parents but how we properly informed the room was in a cave but I assure you that the demumidificazione system is the latest generation and we care to ensure a perfect stay for our customers. We hope to have you as our guest again to make...

Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

There are many good aspects to this hotel and the official photos appear accurate, for photos. We wished we had checked the bathroom facilities beforehand as not all room sharers want to be able to see someone sitting on the loo from almost every aspect of our room. The major drawback (and it is a major drawback) is the damp....

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Andrea Anna C, Direttore generale at Sant'Angelo Luxury Resort, responded to this review

Dear globaltraveler113, we are sorry to read your review. Some of our rooms have the bathrom with a glass door and the cave isn't never damp because we have a big system to avoid the humid. We are sorry that you didn't tell those things here, in that case we could change your room with another not in cave. Best...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with my wife for 2 nights in the room shown in the photo - it's as cool as it looks! Room was very comfortable with all mod cons, only minor negative was that the shower is slightly small. As others have mentioned some rooms (including ours) have about 2 storeys of stairs to go up. Also for...

Thank johannes121
Andrea Anna C, Direttore at Sant'Angelo Luxury Resort, responded to this review

Dear johannes121, thank you for your review. We hope to have you as our guest again to make your stay perfect. Best Regards

Canton, Mississippi
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We like to stay in hotels that reflect the nature of the area. This is it! Very good experience overall. Our room was next to the restaurant and a bit of a climb but I'll be in better shape next time. Great location.

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Andrea Anna C, Direttore at Sant'Angelo Luxury Resort, responded to this review

Dear Col_Reb1, thank you for your great review. We hope to have you asa our guest again. Best regards

Naples, Campania, Italy
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Matera is Matera, an unique experience in the world, one of the most ancient cities in the world. Completely built in caves (except the new town), therefore those who expect the amenities of a trip has to deal with the stone roads, climbs and descents of a fully carved in the rock city. The hotel Sant'Angelo is the best experience...

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Cupertino, California
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This hotel is built from a collection of caves that at one time were individual cave dwellings. Lucio, the owner, has done a wonderful job of creating an integrated hotel and fine restaurant from these humble beginnings. Rooms are quiet and comfortable. Restaurant serves very tasty local food with excellent service. I'd eagerly return.

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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed at this hotel with my husband. Good points: - good location for exploring matera and also beautiful views from outdoor terrace - cave room was good experience - room was clean and well lit despite being a cave - porter is good Negatives: - the door to our room was directly on a street and opposite the cleaners...

Thank Jenfez
Milan, Italy
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Really a special place with amazing rooms carved in the rock. Terrace with Amazing views for breakfast and high quality food. Location is great, right in the centre of matera old town and also reachable through the road if you want to avoid too many stairs. Really great place!

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Denpasar, Indonesia
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Sassi di Matera is a unique place that will leave anyone who visits it completely speechless and the hotel is something spectacular, we wish we have stayed more then a day. The owner and his family plus the staff are so kind and welcoming. We will for sure come back to visit this amazing place one more time

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Additional Information about Sant'Angelo Luxury Resort

Address: Rione Pianelle | Piazza San Pietro Caveoso, 75100, Matera, Italy
Region: Italy > Basilicata > Province of Matera > Matera
Price Range: $278 - $1,095 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sant'Angelo Luxury Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 23
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Sant Angelo Hotel Matera
Hotel Style:
#3 Business Hotel in Matera
#4 Luxury Hotel in Matera
#12 Romantic Hotel in Matera
#14 Family Hotel in Matera
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“I'll get a room on a lower level next time.”
Col_Reb1, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“ask for the room named Regia Corte: even if it is more expensive than the others , you will not be disappointed! book this room in advance!!”
GianlucaBLawyer, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Suites are really amazing”
efrontini74, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our room had a separate entrance in front on the main street and a beautiful view of a large plaza. No noise problem whatsoever.”
BigDaddyBurt, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a cave room, not all rooms include a cave.”
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