Where to stay around Province of Matera?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 239 holiday lettings near Province of Matera. From 85 Studios to 85 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Province of Matera area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Province of Matera?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Province of Matera. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Matera: 202 holiday homes
  • Pizzo Mancino: 41 holiday homes
  • Policoro: 65 holiday homes
  • Pisticci: 112 holiday homes
  • Sassi di Matera: 219 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Province of Matera! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Province of Matera?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Province of Matera with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Matera: 202 holiday lettings
  • Policoro: 65 holiday lettings
  • Pisticci: 112 holiday lettings
  • Irsina: 31 holiday lettings
  • Lido di Metaponto: 63 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Province of Matera?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Province of Matera. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Sassi di Matera: 219 holiday rentals
  • Tramontano Castle: 221 holiday rentals
  • Basilicata Beach: 116 holiday rentals
  • Metaponto Beach: 134 holiday rentals
  • Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish: 163 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Province of Matera listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

When the town of Matera was originally constructed, it was built in such a way as to remain invisible from view. Houses and churches were created in caves set in the mountainsides, and this was how it remained right up until the 1950’s. Holiday accommodation in Matera is in the newer northern area of the town and offers unique access to this amazing area. Villas in Matera give you a chance to explore the ‘Sassi’ the old town and see how, until recently people lived here.

Things to See in Matera

This is a unique place, unlike any other town in Italy. The town is built on both sides of a ravine, the only two structures that used to be visible on the approach were the castle and the cathedral, both of which are worthy of a visit. Matera villas offer a unique opportunity to thoroughly explore this strange town. For such a strange town it has more than its share of churches, many of which are protected monuments, some have been renovated and some have led to amazing discoveries of 14th century frescos and other ancient art works. Apartments in Matera may offer you a view of the town square where another amazing archaeological discovery was made.

Things to Do in Matera

Explore the old town; perhaps you could even take dinner in one of the caves that has become a restaurant. Discover what lies beneath your feet in the town square - you will be amazed at the ancient engineering skills on display there. Holiday rentals in Matera give visitors the chance to experience this unique town for themselves, with all of its quirks and uniqueness. Holiday homes in Matera although authentically Italian aren’t going to be a cave dwelling in the Sassi, though they will certainly put you in a great place to view them.