Sextantio Le Grotte Della Civita – Matera, Italy
The caves of Matera, Italy, bear witness to civilizations inhabiting them for nearly 9,000 years! In a remarkable effort spanning a decade, this hotel group meticulously sculpted 18 exquisite hotel rooms within these ancient caves, all while preserving the caves’ integrity and historical essence. Every aspect of the room transports you back in time, from the antique cloth bed linens to the room’s features skillfully carved into the stone walls. Guests even have the opportunity to dine in the ancient church. Rates for this unique and historically immersive experience begin at $280 per night.