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Golden glow: The caves are illuminated with soft candlelight, adding to the romantic atmos...

The Caves of Civita, a Hotel into Limestone Caves in Italy

Located in the Sassi area of Matera, a town in southern Italy, Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita is one the hotel located within the natural extravagance of prehistoric caves! This world-class hotel represents the most spectacular and well-preserved example of a town where thousands of caves have been used for centuries as dwellings, churches and even palaces. The result is a unique location unlike any other hotel establishment in the world, and a UNESCO World Heritage since 1993...

Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita

Romantic candlelit rooms are carved out of rock at this stunning cave hotel in Sassi di Matera | Sextantio Le Grotte in Matera, #Italy - Jetsetter

5 Caves You Can Sleep In

Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita in Matera: Set in the South of Italy, in between Bari and Naples, Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita is built in a cave that is more than 2,000 years old. Touches like candles and fireplaces bring warmth to the rooms, and the surrounding area has a rich history that dates back to the ancient Romans.

Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita | Matera | Sextantio - Amazing cave hotel with modern amenities

27 Photos That Prove Italy Is the Ultimate Vacation Destination

Once one of Italy's poorest towns, Matera, was known for its network of subterranean slums. But after it was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1993, the cave-like dwellings were renovated into some truly luxurious and unique hotels, like the Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita.