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La Casa di Ele

Via San Biagio, 26, 75100 Matera, Italy
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La Casa di Ele
Ranked #3 of 89 Matera B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Columbia, Missouri
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

La Casa di Ele B&B is a real jewel in the amazing town of Matera. The B&B is located on the edge of the Sassi and affords great views over this fascinating old town. The rooms in this renovate historic house are comfortable, well appointed, with lots of lovely details (like beautiful soap dishes). Giuseppe and Tina were the perfect... More

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Ladysmith, Canada
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights and had the Superior room since the other recommended room was booked. This is in the Sassi so you can not drive or park a car in this area, a bit of an issue but we were by moto so they stored our veh at their apt. The room faces the side street about... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

It's hard to say more than the other reviewers have said. It is the perfect B&B in the perfect small city of Matera (really, it is an amazing town!) This place was literally a palace at one point and the Bach Suite retains its glory. The view from the room was stunning, right over the sassi. Pictures don't do it... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 via mobile

The family was excellent. They are a cultured and musical family. Tina's breakfasts were culinary feasts. Raphaele recommended an excellent guide, Alessio for a wonderful tour. Our room was spacious and well furnished. The location was very central with nearby parking. A must!

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Pennsylvania
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27 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

I can only echo all of the praise for this wonderful B & B. The location is perfect and our room was large and comfortable. As others have said breakfast is a delight! But what we appreciated most were our charming hosts Tina and Giuseppe -- every breakfast was a pleasure with good food and great conversation. Even though language... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

We stayed in the Summer 2013, and it was a wonderful experience. We have traveled extensively in Europe (and Italy in particular). La Casa di Ele is in a prime position, with spectacular views over the old city. Our room was lovely-- both large and clean, with incredibly high ceilings and a balcony. Above and beyond the lovely space, I... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Our trip to Matera was a magical one. Everyone we met there were genuinely nice except for the girl who works for tourist information in Vittorio Veneto Square. We were very touched by what our host, Raffaele, has done for us. First, our luggage were lost in the Bari Airport, he not only called the airport to help us find... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

We really enjoyed our stay here in La Casa! The view from our Bach suite was truly amazing. Our hosts, Raffaele together with his father were really warm and friendly! We were also very grateful when Raffaele helped us with our luggages. He also showed us where to park our car for free which wasn't too far away. The breakfast... More

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Modiin Israel
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15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

We followed the advice of previous reviewers and stayed in what is called the Luxury Bach suite, and were not disappointed. We were fortunate to meet not only Raffaele, but also his parents, and truly enjoyed speaking with each of them. I won't repeat what others have already written - the breakfast, the cleanliness, the hospitality, the location - all... More

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Pensacola, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

I looked forward to getting back to this space at the end of each magical day in Matera. The balcony, tasteful renovation and spaciousness is all to enjoy. You won't believe the hospitality and warmth of your hosts. The spread for your breakfast will make your jaw drop - beautiful and delicious. Tina and Giuseppe are fun, engaging and share... More

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Address: Via San Biagio, 26, 75100 Matera, Italy
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Location: Italy > Basilicata > Province of Matera > Matera
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The B&B and SassiIn the heart of Matera, lays the B&B “La casa di Ele” right next to the “Sassi”, a breathtaking UNESCO heritage.“La casa di Ele” is an ancient residence of the 18th century, with sophisticated interiors. From its balconies you will appreciate a unique and beautiful view and enjoy yourself while having breakfast, an afternoon tea or simply taking spectacular pictures. The memory of your stay will make a mark in your hearts. ... more   less 
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