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Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita

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Via Civita 28, 75100, Matera Italy See on map
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Matera is a very interesting city , staying in one of the hotels run by the Sextantio Group is a must. The hotel group has a mission: to save the territorial identity of small villages in Italy including the landscape, history, architecture ,always using local...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here 2 nights. The town of Matera is a very interesting place where people were living in caves until the 1950’s. The location of this hotel involves lots of uneven stone steps to get up to the main town or you could get a...More

Thank LEO O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fancy something different, unique, romantic and luxurious? Stay in one of the cave rooms at Sextantio Le Grotte Della Civita in Matera. When you first open the door to your cave room, you are guaranteed to have one of those immediately Instagrammable wow moments. The...More

2  Thank bunnyhatgis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You won't experience anything like this in the world. Not since our stay at a Belmond ( The SAnctuary outside of Macchu Picchu) have we been so blown away by this special place. First let me say the hospitality rivals any five star hotel with...More

1  Thank Footprints799461
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Planning a trip to Italy? Add a quick jaunt to the Basilicata region in Southern Italy and visit the hidden gem, Matera. It's a UNESCO World Heritage site and the winner of the 2019 European Capital of Culture. Matera is renown for its ancient cave...More

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Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita in the Sassi di Matera - UNESCO World Heritage Site in Basilicata region - is the most extreme expression of a Historical Minor Heritage. A heritage, which More represents the almost paradigmatic expression of this Minor History, marked by rocky caves, inhabited until the first years of the fifties. The sassi (stone settlement) have been turned into 18 romantic boutique bedrooms, simply furnished, candlelit and calming. Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita is a cultural project born to bring hospitality experience outside the schematics, not classifiable as "stars" and far from any traditional concept of luxury, so much so that the New York Times deemed it one of “the most extraordinary destinations in the world”, the Times “one of the ten most beautiful hotels on the international scene” and the Tatler guide of Condé Nast has included among “the one hundred most beautiful hotels on the planet”. They talk about the luxury of emotions. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Romantic
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Business
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
Luxury
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
$209 - $809 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sextantio Civita Caves Hotel Matera
Location
Italy > Basilicata > Province of Matera > Matera
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
$209 - $809 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sextantio Civita Caves Hotel Matera
Location
Italy > Basilicata > Province of Matera > Matera
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MadameMolet
July 29, 2018|
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Response from rhyshedges | Reviewed this property |
We saw no mosquitos and would not expect nets in an Italian hotel. The environment is hostile to mosquitos with the hotel on a cliff face with no stagnant pools necessary if they are to breed. Caves lit with candles are also... More
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summer838
April 24, 2018|
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Response from Bob E | Reviewed this property |
No. In fact they don’t really have a restaurant but offer an exclusive candlelight dinner for only one couple at a time.
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Alix H
April 1, 2018|
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Response from MicheleCentonze | Property representative |
Dear Alex, the nearest airport is Bari International Airport, only 40 minutes drive from Matera. You can rent a car or the hotel can arrange a private transfer. Ciao ciao
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"Room 19 had a window which looked out to the national park canyon"
Footprints799461
2 weeks ago
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"Choose room on the second level of the hotel."
FellowTraveler785468
Aug 27, 2018
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"All the rooms are fabulous, but the surfaces are very uneven (it's old!!) so we would not recommend for..."
174NickB
Aug 7, 2018
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"Ask for lowest level so no facade added."
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Jun 1, 2018
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