Aquatio Cave Luxury Hotel & SPA

3 nights

Boutique Hotels




Contemporary, Couples, Luxury, Romance


Experience the ultimate luxury retreat in the heart of nature's masterpiece at Aquatio Cave Luxury Hotel & SPA.




from £ 740 per person


3 nights sharing a Deluxe double room

Daily breakfast

Private transfer from Bari airport

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Welcome to L'Aquatio Cave Luxury Hotel & SPA, a truly unique accommodation experience located in the Sasso Caveoso district of Matera. The hotel is situated in the ancient Conche quarter, which dates back to the 13th century, and is a stunning example of architectural restoration and design.


Architects Cosimo dell'Acqua and Simone Micheli have seamlessly integrated the hotel into the natural landscape, using traditional building techniques and respecting the area's history and culture. From the moment you step inside, you'll be transported to another world, as the hotel's lighting and interior design captures the natural beauty of the surrounding caves.


Couples will love the romantic and intimate atmosphere of the hotel, and history buffs will appreciate the attention to detail in the restoration and preservation of the ancient structures. Each room is designed with comfort and elegance in mind, with luxurious furnishings and stunning views of the Sasso Caveoso and the historic city.


The 500 sqm wellness center at Aquatio Cave Luxury Hotel & SPA is a charming space that occupies the deepest part of the hotel, recovered from 9th-century underground rooms. The largest cave room has been transformed into an infinity-edge pool, with massage spaces, beauty cabins, and relaxation areas available.


But L'Aquatio Cave Luxury Hotel & SPA isn't just about relaxation and comfort; it's also a destination for those interested in design and architecture. The hotel's unique blend of ancient and modern design elements will leave you inspired and in awe.


Don't miss the opportunity to experience L'Aquatio Cave Luxury Hotel & SPA for yourself. Book your stay now and immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of Matera, all while enjoying the modern amenities and luxury of this exceptional hotel.


Aquatio features 35 rooms designed by architect Simone Micheli, resembling ancient tuff stone caves or built into the cliff with modern amenities.


Deluxe rooms are up to 18sqm and feature unique tuff walls and vaults.


The Suites range from 35-45sqm and have large spaces tracing the ancient caves.


All rooms have air conditioning, flat TVs, safes, minibars, Wi-Fi, and Suites feature Nespresso machines while Deluxe rooms have kettles. A computerized system monitors air quality for comfort.


If you want a perfect combination of location and cuisine for your romantic evening, La Dispensa di Aquatio will satisfy you. It's a top-quality restaurant in the heart of the City of Stones, in a unique setting like the Sasso Caveoso.


You will find the perfect harmony between the most authentic materials of the past and modern design furnishings. The tuff walls, the protagonist of the ancient buildings of Matera, enclose a kitchen rich in flavors and colors typical of Basilicata.


The environment is refined, warm, and welcoming, an invitation to enjoy an unforgettable moment, to remember as a true sensory journey to the heart of Lucanian cuisine. The high-quality raw materials and ingredients will be the icing on the cake of your perfect evening, the secret to a dish with a simple and delicious taste.




Special diets




king size double bed

air coinditioning / heating system


satellite TV

safety deposit box

courtesy set



Stay in the heart of history and natural beauty at Aquatio Cave Luxury Hotel & SPA, located just a few steps away from iconic landmarks such as the Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches of Matera.


Enjoy easy access to other popular attractions including the National Museum of Medieval and Modern Art of Basilicata and the Historic Cave House of Vico Solitario, all less than 5 minutes away.


Plus, the Matera Central Station is just a short 16-minute walk away.

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Selected Value: 500