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Via San Giovanni Vecchio 89, 75100 Matera, Italy – Show map
Excellent location – rated 9.2/10! (score from 300 reviews)
Rated by guests after their stay at Hotel Sassi.
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Food & Drink
Bar, Breakfast in the Room
Wired internet is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and charges apply.
Room Service, 24-Hour Front Desk, Express Check-in/Check-out, Baggage Storage, Laundry, Fax/Photocopying
Non-smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Heating, Air Conditioning, Designated Smoking Area
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 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 2 years stays free of charge when using existing beds.
One child under 2 years is charged EUR 6 per person per night in a crib.
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.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
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Based on 300 reviews
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Set in the historic centre of Matera, Palazzo Degli Abati offers unique rooms carved in the rock or in a 18th-century building.
Score from 371 reviews Exceptional
Located just a few steps from the famous Sassi di Matera cave dwellings, Il Belvedere is a 2-story building without an elevator that features a furnished terrace with panoramic views of Matera.
Score from 357 reviews Exceptional
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
Locanda Di San Martino is in the central Sassi area of Matera. It offers traditional accommodation carved out of the rock, plus an indoor swimming pool with spa area.
Score from 617 reviews Wonderful
December 19, 2014
Internet available in public areas only
Staff was efficient, spoke fluent English Comfortable room and bed- quiet Lovely breakfast buffet Taxi was able to drive to nearby point to take us back to the station
November 1, 2014
Everything was great. I have nothing to complain about.
This was the second time I stayed in this hotel.I had remembered this hotel is situated in a good location which overlooked the Sassi from the terrace. I loved the town especially at nitght.I was happy to be able to see the beautiful night view in the hotel when unfortunately it was raining and I gave up going outside.
October 5, 2014
breakfast - cold pizza, not enough fruit and other items to eat
authentic sassi hotel, wonderful view from my room, price reasonable for location
September 25, 2014
I have a wonderful experience here. Although the location is near a bar, it is acceptable.
September 14, 2014
Guests should be given, in advance, instructions on how to arrive by car (tricky but manageable) and the need to avoid, if possible, bringing heavy baggage because access to rooms involves external paths and stairs.
We were in room/cave 301 which is comfortable and spacious with a wonderful view of the Duomo. The staff were helpful and friendly. Breakfast on the terrace was a delight.
September 2, 2014
The location in an UNESCO site.
August 12, 2014
Extremely helpful and friendly staff- stunning large room overlooking the spectacular town and cathedral
August 12, 2014
Bathroom could be updated
Location Staff General atmosphere
August 6, 2014
In order to get there, or anywhere in the Sassi, you have to climb up a quaint series of stairs- very charming and an awesome view/location. Great food within walking distance.
August 2, 2014
We got this room for a very good price but: air conditioning was useless and the whole room was covered in moisture. That is the typical condition of any Sasso house in Matera but you don't expect to experience the medieval way of life in a hotel (not hostel). Toilet was way too small and full of stains. One bed was ok while the other was folded out from a low-quality bed-sofa. It was very hard to sleep because of the heat and the moisture that made all our cloth wet. We could get fresh only air from a very-very small window.
The location is great. Fare was low. Fresh and good locally made products for breakfast.
July 10, 2014
The only two bad points are inherent of a troglodyte house: little bit humid.
Very good location, a very nice terrace with view over the Sasso. The room was good and well furnished.
July 10, 2014
The view of Matera from my room balcony is the most amazing view I have seen in my life. I didn't want to leave. The rooms are comfortable, and the staff is great. We enjoyed so much staying there.
July 9, 2014
July 6, 2014
Breakfast was quite poor and not much on offer seemingly no matter what time you got there. But upside was good coffee from friendly staff.
Very friendly and helpful staff. Location and views from balcony.
July 4, 2014
June 30, 2014
Directions given on the booking.com site were poor.
Fabulous views from rooms & terraces. Good WiFi.
June 2, 2014
very small room no wifi in the room very expensive for what it brings
very good breakfast great location
May 25, 2014
Parking was a little far away, but what do you expect when you stay in such an historic location.
Rented the room for the location and the history... Nice room but a little awkward to get to.
May 21, 2014
Hard to find. had to park a ways away.
May 15, 2014
Was a little disappointed with the property. Looked much better online. Room and bath needs an update. We had a small terrace but had to wash the table and chairs before we sat down. Of course, it probably depends on which room you are assigned.
Location and view of the Sassi.
May 9, 2014
Great, central location with views of the Sassi. Friendly, English-speaking staff, and a wonderful breakfast. Matera was amazing! Eat at Oi Mari just down the steps.
April 27, 2014
Not for this hotel but careful there is no public transport to reach to Matera on Sunday/Public holiday! I took taxi from Fernandina station and cost 40 Euro (15min).
The location is excellent. The hotels are still inside the sassi but do not need to walk around the sassi area with slopes. The view from the terrace is so amazing. Staffs were very friendly.
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