Boutique stay in the UNESCO-listed cave city of Matera
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Deluxe Double room
Deluxe Double room
Experience the modern charms of a stunning restored guesthouse in the historic UNESCO-listed city of Matera, with breakfast, a suite option and more
- Carved into the mountains of the remote Basilicata region, Matera is on the arch of Italy’s boot, wedged between Calabria and Puglia. A UNESCO-listed cave city, is evolving from hidden treasure to must-visit destination, and has become one of the European Union's two Capitals of Culture for 2019.
- On the edge of the Sassi (stone houses) district, you'll find the historic and exclusive La Residenza del Monaco Bianco. A graceful white façade reveals decadent modern design touches as well as elegant rooms and suites, of which there are only six. After a day of exploring, you can return to the hotel for a crisp Italian white in the courtyard.
- Interiors are atmospheric with sliding glass doors, sleek woods and leather furnishings, all in a harmonious blend of natural hues - taupe, grey, cream and beige. Suites afford more space comprising a decadent circular bed, kitchenette stocked with wine, and balcony on which you could easily kick back and enjoy a glass of red.
- Breakfast (served locally)
- Bicycle rental
- Hammam sauna
- Airport transfers (chargeable)
- Baggage storage
How to get there
La Residenza del Monaco Bianco is around 75 kilometres from Bari International Airport-Karol Wojtyla. You can catch a Pugliabus service to Matera, and the hotel is a 10-minute walk. Otherwise, the hotel can arrange airport transfers; please fill out their online form here.
Good to know
Please note that a city tax of €2 per person, per night is payable at the hotel upon check-out.
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