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Fra i Sassi Residence

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Multilingual Staff
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewswatching the sun go downjapanese stylenice selection at breakfastold townprosciuttob bsasso barisanowonderful viewview from the balconylovely place to stayvisiting materabiscottiperfect locationplaces of interestcakescold cutscave room
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

This hotel has options for travelers depending on if you want or don't want to stay in a cave room. I did not want to stay in a cave room and they accommodated me, even though about half their rooms are cave rooms. We had...More

Thank stclarapet
Reviewed 30 September 2017

In the heart of old Matera this residence is perfect. Incredible view from the balcony & the room. Spacious cave like room with all modern amenities & facilities. Lovely old tiled floors. Breakfast is included in the room rate & is very nice. We arrived...More

Thank Wendy w
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This is a humble place furnished with the humble artifacts of the sassi from back in the day when Matera was a struggling impoverished settlement of devoutly religious and backward cave dwellers. It can be difficult to locate via GPS and sometimes the phones don't...More

Thank hgoldman77
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We spent few days in Matera at Fra i Sassi Residence and enjoyed every moment. The room was not big but nicely decorated and clean with a huge and incredible bathroom. There might be some bigger room each is different so you may wish to...More

1  Thank Valerie R
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We loved Fra i Sassi. The view of Maters from the room was incredible and the stones changed color with the sun. Our room was not big but very nice and we had an incredible giant bathroom with a beautiful shower. Staff is very friendly...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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US$108 - US$252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$108 - US$252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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John J
6 April 2016|
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Response from Anne J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You drive to the hotel with your luggage, then someone takes your car away to be parked, and returns it when you checkout. It is a fantastic service that just costs a few € a day. From memory less than €10 but the hotel... More
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Peter S
20 March 2015|
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Response from fraisassi | Property representative |
You have to do: Alberobello -Bari with railroad Matera with gravity railroad FAL Central station Matera-Residence with taxi (€ 10/15) or walk (20 minutes)
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"Ask for a room with a view of the old town"
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"Room 8 is amazing."
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"Room 2 was very good, with access to the terrace"
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"Room 9 was very large, had a beautiful view and a large japanese style bath that was perfect to relax in."
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