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Via Fiorentini 259, 75100 Matera, Italy – Show map
Excellent location – rated 9.5/10! (score from 219 reviews)
Rated by guests after their stay at Hotel Residence San Giorgio.
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Hiking, Bicycle Rental
Food & Drink
Breakfast in the Room
Wired internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible).
Airport Shuttle (surcharge), Baggage Storage, Fax/Photocopying, Souvenir/Gift Shop
Safe, Non-smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Heating
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
All children under 2 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.
All children under 2 years stay free of charge in a crib.
The maximum number of cribs in a room is 1.
Pets are not allowed.
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Please inform Hotel Residence San Giorgio of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details provided in your confirmation.
Based on 219 reviews
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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 409 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 213 reviews Wonderful
May 1, 2015
The step into the kitchen could be marked more clearly. My friend tripped.
Lovely atmosphere and unusual.
April 20, 2015
The staff (Manager) was very welcoming and her English was excellent too. The room was amazing with a very comfortable bed. The room was spotlessly clean and had a beautiful power shower. We were very centrally located and there are lots of bars and restaurants located within 5 minutes walk. We would highly recommend this hotel and would have loved to stay longer.
April 12, 2015
Nothing, we will return
We have stayed here before and requested the same room and the staff were very accommodating. The standard of room is excellent, and everything you need for a comfortable stay is provided, especially the jacuzzi bath.The weather wasn't particularly good when we were there but the room was very warm which was very welcome.
April 10, 2015
Given how spacious the room is, an extra bathroom would add a lot more to the comfort in this property. For a family of 4, just one bathroom was a little limiting at times when you're rushing to head out for the day.
The room (or shall I call it an apartment!) was much more spacious than we had anticipated which was a huge bonus for our two young kids. The character of the room, the cleanliness, the staff, everything was perfect. In fact, nothing was too much trouble for the staff. My husband and I even managed two romantic dinners on our own as the hotel owner found us a brilliant babysitter! Can't recommend it enough.
April 7, 2015
Staff was a bit cold and less helpful than hoped for - did not offer to help us make a restaurant reservation (we don't speak Italian) even though we had made clear we would need one... Also did not help with carrying bags uphill to the apartment. Not the end of the world but not the standard of service we would expect for such a highly rated hotel
Spacious apartment, comfortable.
April 1, 2015
Nothing to dislike at this property.
Matera is absolutely magical and this property made our stay in the Sassi even more enchanting! Our rock dwelling room was decorated so beautifully. It was spacious, clean, and the cellar in the room was fantastic. I have travelled all over the world and there is nothing that compares to this property in that location! Brunella was superb with check in and all the suggestions she gave us were spot on. Arturo's for the best sandwich and Da Francesca for a most memorable and delicious dinner with typical food of Matera.
March 29, 2015
Cleanliness, location, facililities all excellent
January 13, 2015
Nothing to dislike
Warm and cozy
January 4, 2015
bathroom way too small
location size of room staff friendliness and helpfulness fruit basket selection provided
November 20, 2014
It is the most interesting hotel I've seen, part of the room was carved in rock. Big clean condo, comfortable bed, well equipped kitchen, walking distance to whatever you need: restaurants, city center, panoramic view. I definitely recommend it!
October 28, 2014
loved it all
location, staff, breakfast and facilities
October 17, 2014
Hard to find parking ( but they offer a valet service for 15 EUR )
Amazing Room Close to everything to visit Good variety of breakfast Good Price
October 17, 2014
Car parking can be a challenge in the Sassi Self-catering breakfast (unless you're ok with fruit and biscotti only)
The whole concept of living in a cave dwelling Wonderful features of the suite emphasized cleverly with design and architecture Lots of space in suite Kept very clean and private
October 16, 2014
Friendly, helpful staff. Great location, clean spacious room, kitchen and bathroom all seemed to be newly renovated. Beautiful shower and spa bath. It was nice having coffee and tea supplies, milk and fresh fruits for breakfast in the room. We had our own wine cellar, unfortunately, there was no wine in it : )
October 14, 2014
Size of accommodation, central location, facilities - and uniquely it is built over an ancient excavation that you can visit!
October 13, 2014
It was different , calming , cool and was a room where the view was inside not outside . We plan to return it was different and should be on everyones bucket list . Our cave had a wine cellar so the buckets were supplied !!!!
October 12, 2014
October 11, 2014
The steps up to our room but the view from our room was worth it
Staff was very helpful in suggesting parking spots, sightseeing, and restaurants. Our room had a balcony and we could look out over Matera.
October 11, 2014
Hard to find, freezing room with no heat to adjust, inadequate breakfast, poorly lit room, damp, lousy bed, way overpriced.
The bathroom was outstanding.
October 11, 2014
Finding someplace to park can be a challenge (we got lucky and found a spot). Reception is on the main street through the Sassi, the room is halfway up the hill. So there is always some climbing, either up or down, to be done. Breakfast is basic, and self-serve in the room. I mention this more as a FYI, rather than a complaint.
We stayed in a cave! great room, with the most incredible bathroom. The perfect room for a stay in Matera.
October 10, 2014
Breakfast consists out of biscuits, fruit and cornflakes. If you want bread you will have to walk to the nearest supermarket on the square up the stairs (5 minutes).
Location is excellent, you sleep in the Sassi and if you take the correct stairs you will be in the "new city center" in 5 minutes max. It is a tidy spacious room with a really good shower. Beds are comfortable and it is nice to sit outside on the patio.
October 6, 2014
We spent many wasted hours trying to find the office. The people of Matera were wonderfully helpful. Wish I could say the same for the proprietor. When we called for assistance, he told us to get to a piazza and call and he would come. He offered no directions TO the piazza. After much meandering, we called again and he gave directions, although they were not helpful and we finally found it on our own. We wasted an entire afternoon thanks to his lack of customer service in helping us get to the hotel in the first place.
The town is incredible and staying in the lower sassi was an unforgettable experience. A film was being shot there that made access to places we wanted to go challenging, but we could certainly understand why they wanted to film there. It looked like what we would expect Jerusalem to look. Very interesting historical museum and cave churches, too.
October 5, 2014
Absolutely nothing !
The innkeeper and her staff couldn't have been more welcoming and helpful during our stay.
October 4, 2014
Breakfast choice was limited.
It was an experience sleeping in a cave. Marvellous bathroom.
September 28, 2014
The room, like most in the old quarter was a hike to get to. Not recommended for people with limited mobility. Had to park about a mile away as there was no parking in the old quarter.
The room was large and well kept.
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