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Le Monacelle

via riscatto 9/10 | Piazza Duomo, 75100 Matera, Italy
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Ranked #26 of 29 hotels in Matera
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013
adamlouisross Seattle, Washington
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Seattle, Washington
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Unlike some of the negative reviews posted here, I had an excellent stay alle Monacelle. I stayed in the dormitory, and lucky for me, I was the only one in the entire 18 bed dorm. Everything was clean, the two baths were excellent (no problems at all with the hot water as complained another guest), and I found the front... More

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Constancia, Portugal
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

I was there 3 days, and it sounds a common hotel based really near the city centre... which are amazing!! strongly suggest to visit Matera, but if you can find other place to sleep and rest would be nice to serch more! The room ii was had no hot water, no heater working... so.. not so good!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2012

We travelled in April and stayed in Matera for 2 nights. Ten of us from Zimbabwe. We found this Hostel superb. The views from the terrace are stunning. Our dormitory accommodation was just great. Comfortable beds, Four private showers, and as many sinks were more than adequate for us. The Hostel is right next to the Duomo, and all is... More

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Milazzo, Italy
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

I booked a two night stay at this hotel as part of a two week holiday. Once we were already in Italy, I realised we needed to change the booking. I emailed the hotel to enquire. It being the low season (October) I didn't think there would be a big problem. I included my Italian mobile number, and asked that... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2010

Sleeping in one of its guests rooms, where once the cloistered nuns and the noblewomen in spiritual retreat lived, is a very unique experience! Infact it was a convent once! You breath an utter tranquility within its old stone walls, on the ground floor there is a little church..but the magic begins the moment you enter the terraces on the... More

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Address: via riscatto 9/10 | Piazza Duomo, 75100 Matera, Italy
Location: Italy > Basilicata > Province of Matera > Matera
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Ranked #26 of 29 hotels in Matera
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hotel Le Monacelle offers a unique housing experience thanks to the atmosphere that fills the place with beautiful contemplation. The rooms of our guest, once occupied by the cloistered nuns and the noblewomen during their spiritual retreat, are simple, elegant and plugged into the magic silence of the Sassi and the Murgia highland of the town of Matera. ... more   less 
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