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Via San Pietro Barisano 27, 75100 Matera, Italy – Show map
Excellent location – rated 9.9/10! (score from 358 reviews)
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Food & Drink
Breakfast in the Room, Special Diet Meals (upon request)
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible).
Room Service, Shuttle Service (surcharge), Airport Shuttle (surcharge), Tour Desk, Baggage Storage, Laundry, Ironing Service, Daily Housekeeping, Fax/Photocopying
Newspapers, Safe, Non-smoking Rooms, Soundproof Rooms, Heating, All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private), Air Conditioning
Italian, French, English
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to room type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
One child under 3 years is charged EUR 10 per person per night in a crib.
One child from 3 to 5 years is charged EUR 10 per person per night in an extra bed.
One older child or adult is charged EUR 25 per person per night in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds/cribs in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are not allowed.
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Basiliani Hotel is in the Sasso Caveoso archeological area of Matera. It offers modern rooms in ancient buildings, all overlooking prehistoric caves in the Parco Archeologico delle Chiese Rupestri.
Score from 403 reviews Wonderful
Offering rooms, Antico Convicino Rooms & Suites is located in the Sassi di Matera and set in a 16th-century building. Free Wi-Fi access is available in the entire property.
Score from 210 reviews Wonderful
Set in the historic Sasso Barisano area of Matera, Ai Terrazzini is an intimate guest house carved out of rock. It offers air-conditioned rooms with traditional furnishings.
Score from 426 reviews Exceptional
Le Dodici Lune are dug deep in the rock. This unique hotel is in Matera, its rooms have independent access, a satellite TV, and air conditioning.
Score from 282 reviews Very good
The place is really beautiful. Vita and Claudia are amazing hostess! Worth a visit in Matera
Driving in the Sassi is complicated, but that is not the hotel's fault, and you don't need a car except to arrive and leave - Matera is strictly for walkers. There is space to park beside the hotel for unloading (but good directions required to find it!), and free street parking only 5 or 10 mins walk away.
Warm, friendly reception, with lots of helpful information. Lovely terrace on which to enjoy excellent breakfast in the sunshine with Sassi view. Very clean and comfortable. Great restaurants nearby, serving local cusine in an informal atmosphere. Certainly hope to return for another stay, and would not look for anywhere else in Matera - the situation is perfect.
Good climated, lighted and decorated big room. Nice bathroom. Super staff (Claudia). Avesome breakfast . Easy parking nearby.
Wonderful location. Clean and modern. Wonderful breakfast! Claudia was very personable and helpful.
Nothing negative to report in the slightest
An atmospheric hotel in a marvellous location. The staff were very attentive.
Wonderful experience staying in Palazzo degli Abati. Excellent location from which to explore Matera. Staff very friendly and helpful and the breakfast was incredible. Thank you
Location, friendly staff, comfortable room, excellent Wi Fi.
The owner and his mother plus all the staff where very pleasant people and nothing was to much trouble.The owner Francesco waited for us to arrive at the hotel late at night due to our flight delay. The room was cosy and had a great feel about it. Very clean. If you are looking for something different in a hotel then go here.
The hotel was one of my favorites in Italy. The staff was exceedingly friendly and spent 15 minutes explaining the city and the history to us and gave us fabulous recommendations for food (You must go to Osteria L'Arco while in Matera!). The shower in the room was hands down, the nicest shower I've had in Europe, and the room was well lit and lovely in every way. The room we had was more modern, not the "stone room" that you see often in Matera, but it was fantastic nonetheless and I would return to this hotel in a heartbeat.
The room The staff The Food
The ability to walk out of our beautiful room directly into the ancient town, or to linger on the roof and admire the scene.
We had a very large van going into the hotel area. The opening was very narrow and we just fit. If you have a large van, find another parking area, if you are just driving a car, then you will be fine. That was the only down fall.
We loved everything about this Hotel. The young girl working during our check in was amazing! The owner is wonderful. We would definitely go back to this Hotel in a heart beat. The breakfast was delicious.
Nothing, I would highly recommend this hotel.
The staff at this hotel went over and above the call of duty. We stayed in Matera on an unexpectedly snowy night and woke up to unpassable roads the next morning. The staff worked tirelessly to find us road information, snow chains and a taxi driver to guide our car out of town as soon as the roads opened. They could not have been any better if we were their flesh and blood. Everything about this hotel was wonderful but the service was outstanding. the night before a different staff member called every restaurant in town to find us a reservation as almost everything was closed down. We would like to thank everybody very much.
We like all! Friendly staff, good breakfast, close to old city. Beautifull view from hotel to old city.
Room facilities; cleanliness; hospitality; location; wifi; view of Sasso Barisano; food intolerances catered for.
Great location and everything recently remodeled
What a lovely place. Our jr suites were beautifully decorated, spacious and very comfortable. Delicious breakfast was served each morning on the terrace overlooking Matera's historic old town. Easy to find, fast Wi-Fi, 5 minute walk to the center of town. You can drive up right to the door to unpack then park on the nearby street. Every detail in this place was thought of and implemented for guest's comfort. Vitta and Claudia were very helpful and informative and made our stay there an unforgettable experience.
Excellent location, nice room with all the confort, although opening on the terrasse, it was very quiet. Breakfast was very good .
We stayed for five nights in the Junior Cave Suite. A wonderful experience in a top class establishment. The view, breakfasts and hospitality from the lady owner and her staff were excellent! What more can I say, except thank you. Grazi!
I loved everything about Palazzo Degli Abati. Nothing negative to offer.
I had the Senza Nidd room, a luxurious cave overlooking the Duomo and centre of the city. It included a beautiful en suite shower room in an adjoining cave. The staff were so very helpful and breakfasts in the sunshine on the terrace overlooking the city - superb.
The hotel hard to find since it is a historic district and signage has to be minimal.
Love the room and the bathroom was really nice. The staff were really nice and cared for our needs. Breakfast on the patio was great with a wonderful view! They really helped us navigate the ins and out of fascinating Matera.
Great Place and Great Location
Parking can be a bit of an issue as available spaces in old town are very limited.
Hotel is wonderfully located overlooking the old town of Matera, and the cave sleeping experience was great fun. Comfortable room and very helpful and friendly staff.
Very helpful staff, interesting location, great views, nice room, nice and varied (sweet and savoury) breakfast. It is on the edge of the sassi district so didn't have to drive far into the sassi with a car, and parking was available nearby.
The location of the hotel is close to the main sight attractions, with lots of good restaurants nearby all reachable on foot in 5 to 6 minutes. The room is very clean and comfortable. The hotel staff, and in particular Claudia, is extremely friendly and helpful.
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