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Fra i Sassi - Residence, Matera

3-star3 stars
Via D'Addozio 102MateraMT75100Italy

3-star Matera residence with bar/lounge
  • Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi
  • We loved this little hotel built into a cave. Domenico went out of his way for us. The…Nov 22, 2017
  • A wonderfully renovated property with valet parking! We stayed in a fab suite with masses…Sep 23, 2017
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Fra i Sassi - Residence, Matera

from $78
  • Standard Double Room
  • Double Room Single Use
  • Comfort Room, Private Bathroom, City View
  • Suite, Bathtub, City View
  • Deluxe Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofabed, Bathtub, City View
  • Family House, 2 Bedrooms, Kitchen, City View
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Ensuite, City View

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 7 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-8 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:30 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets allowed *

  • Restrictions apply *


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle *


  • No parking

  • Valet parking *


  • Area shuttle *
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast daily
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Rooftop terrace

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Sofa bed
Freshen up
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Fra i Sassi - Residence, Matera’s small print

Also known as

  • Fra i Sassi
  • Fra i Sassi Matera
  • Fra i Sassi Residence
  • Fra i Sassi Residence Matera


All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 2.00 per person, per night, up to 3 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age.

Optional extras

Self parking costs EUR 5 per day

Valet parking costs EUR 11 per day

Rollaway beds are available for EUR 20.0 per night

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 10 per accommodation, per stay

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of EUR 65 per person (roundtrip)

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Fra i Sassi - Residence, Matera


  • Convent of Sant'Agostino - 3 min walk
  • San Giovanni Battista Church - 5 min walk
  • Cathedral of Matera - 5 min walk
  • Chiesa di Santa Lucia alle Malve - 8 min walk
  • Church of Santa Maria de Idris - 9 min walk
  • Museo della Scultura Contemporanea - 10 min walk
  • Museo Nazionale Ridola - 10 min walk
  • Domenico Ridola National Archaeological Museum - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Bari (BRI-Karol Wojtyla) - 60 min drive
  • Onsite parking not available
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.6 From 92 reviews

Fra i Sassi - Residence, Matera
Worth the visit and stay...
Amazing room, great tubs, beautiful view!
A Traveler, us1 night family trip
Fra i Sassi - Residence, Matera
A fantastic stay!
The location and views were amazing. We received a very detailed over view of the city map at check in, which was very helpful. It was recommended that we start with seeing Casa Noha to put the city's history into context, and I highly recommend doing this. I had researched parking garages before our trip and foundAutoservizi Damasco which appeared to be closest to the hotel. This turned out to be great decision for two reasons - GPS took us directly there so we weren't driving around the city looking for a space, and they were super helpful, even driving us to the hotel, although only about a 10 to 15 minute walk from the garage. No need for a car once in Matera, we only used for day trips. Breakfast was wonderful as well, I miss my daily cappuccino. Highly recommend for a great location, friendly staff, and unique accommodations.
Rebecca, us3 night family trip
Fra i Sassi - Residence, Matera
Amazing room and bathroom
Wonderful sassi type place with high ceilings a wonderful bed and outrageous bathroom that looked like a spa. I would highly recommend and am surprised the price was not triple the rate. The breakfasts were good too. Location was great and they were more than helpful in helping me find a spot to park my car.
A Traveler, us2 night trip
Fra i Sassi - Residence, Matera
Amazing Terrace View of Sassi in Matera
I picked this hotel because of the terrace view it offered - it did not disappoint! Also, staff service, breakfast and other amenities was excellent. Will stay here again if I am fortunate enough to make it back in this beautiful part of Italy.
Maria, us2 night family trip
Fra i Sassi - Residence, Matera
Great Place to Stay
This was a wonderful hotel and the staff were friendly and helpful. I would stay here again.
Judith, us2 night family trip

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Fra i Sassi - Residence, Matera

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