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    Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita

    Via Civita 28, 75100, Matera, Italy
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    Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

    I had never heard of Matera before, but once I saw the photos I knew we had to visit while on vacation in nearby Puglia... and when I saw the photos of the ancient city lit up at night I knew we had to spend...More

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    Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

    The folks at this hotel provide first rate service. The ladies and gent will oblige any way they can. The porters are amazing. Shout out to Ahmed for hauling our bags up those cursed stairs. The cocktails on the canyon sublime. But folks beware this...More

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    Response from MicheleCentonze, Direttore vendite at Sextantio Le Grotte della CivitaResponded September 16, 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us and for your kind words addressed to the whole staff, we really appreciate them! Yes you are right, the hotel is located in the caves of a Unesco World Heritage Site. Our caves have been restored and...More

    Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

    If you go to Matera, you must stay in this hotel inside of a cave, not only the rooms are amazing and beautiful but the service is outstanding. The location is walking distance to all the sites, and the view from each room is amazing.More

    2  Thank JulianW10
    Response from MicheleCentonze, Direttore vendite at Sextantio Le Grotte della CivitaResponded September 16, 2017

    Ciao Julian, Thank you very much for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. We are happy to read that your expectations were satisfied. Next time to Italy, please try or second property Sextantio Albergo Diffuso in Santo Stefano di Sessanio: a unique gem as well! Kind...More

    Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

    This cave hotel is a delight. It is a quirky but fascinating experience. We stayed in cave 21 which was quite large with a separate room for the bath and another for the shower and sink etc deeper into the cave. There were a few...More

    1  Thank PMGall
    Reviewed September 8, 2017

    Our first part of our honeymoon was spent in Matera. Driving into the old town was like driving back in time or on to a movie set! The Sextantio gave us a cave suite, which was simply breathtaking! The wooden banqueting breakfast tables, the evening...More

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    • $181 - $663 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Matera
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    September 2, 2017|
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    Response from Catherine A | Reviewed this property |
    Only ate breakfast there but it was delicious and they cooked onsite. Amazing location. Only benefit of going elsewhere as solo would be you'd get more of a buzz from people around and about as lots of outdoor dining in main... More
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    Response from Passionholic | Reviewed this property |
    Lighting is kept deliberately low to be as close as possible to original. There are LED lights as well. I would't really say lighting can be much of an issue. Baths are also modern in spite of their (beautiful) rural... More
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    Response from MicheleCentonze | Property representative |
    The hotel offers secure garage outside the Sassi area and car valet service. By contacting the front desk you will get all the instructions to easily get by car and park. Best regards.
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    "All of the rooms are gorgeous and unique--you can't go wrong!"
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    "We stayed in cave number twelve and it felt like mambo number 5. I Want to go back!"
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    "All are individual, but I would recommend ensuring you get one with a shower."
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    "Cave #10 is incredible, with your own private veranda."
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