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Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita

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Reviewed today via mobile

We were upgraded to a "suite" (Cave 21) on the third level...a bit of a climb from the road. Friendly welcome and a brief tour of the facilities with some historical information. Our cave was large (double bed and two single beds) with another bath...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

Some years ago I googled, The best hotels in the world and I came across this gem of a star. For 6 good years it's been my dream to visit this hotel and finally on my birthday my dream came true. The caves are extraordinary...More

2  Thank Laura M
Response from MicheleCentonze, Direttore vendite at Sextantio Le Grotte della CivitaResponded August 24, 2017

Dear Laura, We are glad to read your kind review and happy to know that your expectations were completely satisfied, thank you so much! Can't wait to welcome you again in the future! Ciao ciao and warm regards from the whole staff of Sextantio Le...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The most unique hotel we have ever stayed! Our Villa 15 was simply Amazing!!! A huge cave, full of candles creating a sensational atmosphere! Staff were friendly & welcoming, they went Out of their way to make this a special experience! Loved the Sassi de...More

Thank Janise2013
Response from MicheleCentonze, Direttore vendite at Sextantio Le Grotte della CivitaResponded 3 days ago

Dear Janis, Thank you so much for your kind review and nice words. Warm regards from the whole staff and can't wait to welcome you back in the near future. Ciao ciao.

Reviewed 6 days ago

A luxurious cave is an oxymoron. Although the bed was very comfortable and the plumbing in the room was obviously modern, we were still not comfortable with the dimness of the room (lit up primarily by candles), the uneven flooring and the rustic furniture/rock sink....More

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Response from MicheleCentonze, Direttore vendite at Sextantio Le Grotte della CivitaResponded 3 days ago

Dear Smyoong, Thank you so much for staying with us and for your review. We are really happy to know you've enjoyed our service. Our "albergo diffuso" is not a "standard" property, but original peasants' houses/caves restored and furnished remaining faithful to the cultural and...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A stunning hotel set within an old cave. All the luxuries you’d expect including a free standing bath and underfloor heating but an atmosphere and experience that is truly one of a kind. Wonderful stay and amazing service.

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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$330 - $1,131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Matera
#1 Luxury Hotel in Matera
#9 Business Hotel in Matera
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$330 - $1,131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Matera
#1 Luxury Hotel in Matera
#9 Business Hotel in Matera
Room types
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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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January 11, 2018|
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Response from tonyc5 | Reviewed this property |
It is a windy drive but the country side is beautiful- so many good restaurants in matera - a cab is a good idea- wake up at sunrise to see the gorge covered in mist- see inspiring
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"Every cave room is different, so you share your needs."
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"room with a window. natural light will help. lower level if you don’t want to climb rocky stairs , If you..."
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"Each room is individual, with the wonder of being in a cave, in luxury."
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