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Basiliani Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rione Casalnuovo 115, 75100 Matera, Italy
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Ranked #5 of 29 Hotels in Matera
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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62 reviews 62 reviews
35 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This lovely, ultramodern hotel, built into the caves of Matera's amazing Sassi Caveoso area, was one of the highlights of our recent month in Europe. The rooms are large -- huge, in fact. The owner is hands-on and extremely service oriented. The location is wonderful. Several excellent restaurants are nearby. We simply can't say enough good things about this place.... More

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of 6 couples..Giuseppe and Gabriela we helpful, polite and accommodating from the first e-mail to the hotel until the day we left. Giuseppe offers extraordinary service. The hotel is reachable by walking only. Giuseppe picks up your luggage and takes to your room. Full service!! It is an indescribable experience to sleep on a very modern... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
20 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

PERFECT!! We got lost trying to find the hotel due to road closures but the hotel owner came to pick us up and we followed his van to the square, then walked to Basiliani. Words can't describe how amazing the hotel & Matera are. Stunning views, a feeling of being immersed in hundreds, even thousands, of years of human history,... More

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This has to be one of my best ever hotels. The view is sensational. The rooms are excellent and modern. Good wifi. Giuseppe was fantastic fetched us from the square and took our luggage back at the end. He was so helpful. Super spot for a short walk to many good restaurants. Stay here

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Princeton, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We had a fine, 2-night stay with our 2 teens at the Hotel Basiliani. Our 2-story suite was impeccably clean and furnished in a modern fashion. Beds were comfortable and shower was great. Breakfast was served in the main building and was above average, buffet-style with specialty coffees made to order by very attentive staff. Best of all was the... More

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Sliema, Malta
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129 reviews 129 reviews
10 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

If you wish to image how the people of Matera lived throughout their 10,000 year history, this is the place. Basiliani Hotel is a cluster of independent rooms, half of which are built in rock. Our room was expertly designed and included all modern amenities for comfortable living. Although the traveler cannot drive up to the front door, this was... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

The location is Perfect to visit the historic places, as soon you open the door you have the cave houses (sassi cavernoso) right in Front, amazing. The negativ point is that is an area redtricted for cars, so you have to park in an area nearby. But by the other side the staff (Giuseppe was very kind and explained everything... More

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

We had 1 night at this hotel, and would happily have stayed longer if time had of permitted. The room was large, comfy, immaculately clean and has stunning view Staff were very welcoming and breakfast was scrumptious. Matera is gorgeous, parking interesting in the old part of town near the hotel. Amazing town and perfect hotel to enjoy it from.

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Swanbourne, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We spent a night in one of the cave rooms of the Basiliani - and had one of the soundest sleeps on our trip! The hotel is on the edge if the canyon and in the oldest area of sassis ( cave dwellings). It was totally silent at night. The staff are extremely helpful - picking us and our luggage... More

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Rome, Italy
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Very quite, almost hidden, original, unique. perfect for families also. breakfast is great and staff is lovely. Minimalistic rooms in line with the sassi spirit. Worth coming back.Basiliani deserves the best ratings.

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Address: Rione Casalnuovo 115, 75100 Matera, Italy
Location: Italy > Basilicata > Province of Matera > Matera
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Basiliani Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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