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Caveoso Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rione Pianelle 26 (Piazza Caveoso), 75100 Matera, Italy
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Ranked #19 of 29 Hotels in Matera
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The older man at reception is dismissive, unhelpful & unpleasant - there was no help offered with luggage, the wifi doesnt work, the linen wasnt changed, there is no onsite parking as advertised on their website - we were told to park "down the road" & got a parking ticket - it is a central location but so are a... More

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Montreal, Canada
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13 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Though I have visited Italy several times, I had never been to Matera in the Puglia region. A UNESCO World Heritage site (http://whc.unesco.org/fr/list/670) and definitely a place to visit. Matera is a place characterized by many and old cave-dwellings and this hotel is in the cave-district (the 'sassi') and has several cave rooms. Very interesting place and right in the... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We stayed at this place for one of the nights we were in matera because the place we wanted originally couldn't accomodate us for that night. We were extremely happy with our experience as the people running this place were extremely helpful and hospitable plus the room was great. Highly recommended.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

A memorable experience staying in a 'cave' room nicely fitted out and well situated for exploring a fascinating town. Grouchy manager more than compensated for by lovely woman making excellent coffee and great breakfast spread - we were allowed to take some pizza and biscuits for our day's wandering. Free parking is in a nearby square so don't take too... More

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11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

I've never had to post a negative review, but feel that I must warn others. While this is a very cool looking hotel room, and the rooms are clean, the staff (owner?) leaves something to be desired. We stayed one night in our Cave Suite room. The room was large and well appointed. We enjoyed our stay, but sadly upon... More

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CAVEOSO_HOTEL, Direttore at Caveoso Hotel, responded to this review

Dear reviewer, we are glad to know that you appreciate your visit in our hotel. For what concerns the screen door, we need to clarify that it was installed just one month ago, so it was completely new and it had not “weak spot”. Fortunately, we’ve got a supervisory camera that filmed you forcing the opening of the screen door... More

Bucharest, Romania
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

The hotel has the charm of old buildings and has a wonderful location in the middle of the old town. The staff was very helpful, breakfast was outstanding and the coffee remarkable! We stayed only one night and left the next day but we would love to visit again.

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013 via mobile

The room was perfect and was more than my expectation, clean, white leather couch, chair the bed was so comfortable. The staff where friendly. We had a nice breakfast there as well. Great location in The Sassi parking across the street which is a great feature. This area is not to be missed and if you are going to stay... More

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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

I loved our stay at the Caveoso and hope to be back again next time I am in Italy - Matera itself is a wonderful place and I want to see more of it. The staff were friendly and helpful and the room was excellent! I would recommend it to anyone wanting something atmospheric and a little different.

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Castle Rock, Colorado, United States
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81 reviews 81 reviews
16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

Sadly, the experience at this beautiful property is ruined by a dishonest owner. This was my third visit to this hotel, and I will never return. Too many bad experiences! The original quote was raised by 40 Euros per room. I later found a nicer cave hotel with pleasant staff for half the price. The staff at Caveoso are kind,... More

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Calgary, Canada
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60 hotel reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

An affordable luxury, Caveosi Hotel offers smart accomodation and a delicious breakfast. I loved our room with decorations and furnishing that go well with the "cave" type hotel. The hotel assisted us graciously during our stay. Grazie a voi!

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Address: Rione Pianelle 26 (Piazza Caveoso), 75100 Matera, Italy
Location: Italy > Basilicata > Province of Matera > Matera
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Caveoso Hotel 3*
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