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Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita

4.0 of 5 Via Civita 28, 75100 Matera, Italy
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sextantio Le Grotte was as described and more. This "Albergo Diffuso" is one of a kind and not to be missed. The very best part of this beautiful trip was the staff at the hotel. Every detail was considered and every need fulfilled. During the late afternoon I would sit outside with a glass of wine and chat with Amman,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms/caves are exceptional and the breakfast room, which is set in a converted church, is spectacular. The facilities are great and the look of the hotel is unique. The rooms are an interesting combination of ancient and modern. The caves themselves and furnishings are mostly old and rustic, yet the bath, underfloor heating and good wifi are right up... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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127 reviews 127 reviews
55 hotel reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The cave rooms are really fabulous and in all probability the best in Matera, so I cannot really add anything to what has already been said except to say that the underfloor heating was very welcome. The location in terms of proximity to restaurants and the main town, is not the best - there is quite a bit of walking... More 

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MicheleCentonze, Direttore vendite at Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita, responded to this review

Dear Spesbona, Thank you very much for your kind review and for sharing on TripAdvisor your experience in our unique hotel. We regret to hear that you didn't enjoy our breakfast and, thanks to your feedback, we will try to do our best in order to improve the service. Just for a further explanation, we prefer to serve for breakfast... More 

Swieqi, Malta
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is breathtaking. The staff are welcoming, the rooms are spectacular, the breakfast is out of this world and the surroundings are to die for. It's a hotel like none other. You need to stay here!

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Bologna
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114 reviews 114 reviews
36 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a real experience. This unique hotel has been created by transforming old caves used by the citizens of Matera into a luxury accommodation, with a romantic atmosphere and the taste of old centuries. Particularly interesting is the breakfast setting, which has been obtained by an old church. You can taste a genuine local breakfast at candle light. Everything... More 

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Rome, Italy
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location and the atmosphere are fantastic: the place is definitely unique. The breakfast is marvelous. We had a cave with the bathtub, that is definitely worth the extra price. However, at night the caves are a bit dark, and the comfort is somewhat limited. This is unavoidable given the location and is part of the atmosphere, but this fact... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing opportunity. We stayed with our two kids which was such a treat for all of us. The breakfast was spectacular and allowed us to relax after travelling through Rome and Naples. I would definitely come again. The staff are so helpful and accommodate to your needs.

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9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Authentic atmosphere. Luxurious renovation of ancient caverns. Unique experience immersed on a valley that remained untouched trough the centuries. The staff is professional and kind. The food is simply perfect: the best of local ingredients. The best place in Matera

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newport beach
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

The experience my partner and I had in the city of Matera and the hotel Sextantio is probably my favorite of all of our travelings - and we have been to dozens of countries all over the world. We had planned a road trip through Southern Italy (a wonderful experience - PM me if you want info and recommendations) and... More 

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Napoli
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We booked to stay here for two nights and to celebrate my wife's birthday. Right from the start the communication to assist us with our stay was first class. The staff are so friendly and incredibly helpful. We also took advantage of a booking with a tour guide which was an inspired decision and was very informative and interesting. We... More 

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Address: Via Civita 28, 75100 Matera, Italy
Location: Italy > Basilicata > Province of Matera > Matera
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Sextantio Civita Caves Hotel Matera
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Matera
#2 Luxury Hotel in Matera
#2 Family Hotel in Matera
#5 Business Hotel in Matera

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