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Raggio di Luce

Raggio di Luce

4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
Great location90% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Indoor fireplaceThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Great check-in experience95% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

The space

The holiday home "Raggio di Luce" is a typical and cosy cave dwelling of 90 square meters. It is located in the Sassi of Matera, in via Casalnuovo district, where it is possible to see how life was organizes in the Sassi. Walking from via Casalnuovo towards the City centre you will arrive in via Ridola and Piazza del sedile, where you can taste the local dished in the restaurants and local cofee shops every time of the day. Dug out of the rock, the house is made up of one room with a well-equipped kitchen, a living room, a bathroom and two bedrooms mezzanine. At "Raggio di Luce" you can experience the forgotten past of the life in the Sassi of Matera and enjoy the mixture between old and modern architecture.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Common spaces
1 couch

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 2PM - 10PM
Check out by 10AM


Step-free access to the home’s entrance
Wide doorway to the home’s entrance

84 Reviews

Gabriel User Profile
April 2018
The space is huge and gives a very comfortable vibe. Everything worked well. The washer was very good too. Note that the bed on the upper loft is slightly firm. Walking to the main plaza is a leisurely 20 min stroll, but you can enter the sassi just 5 min down the street. Perfect…
Matthew User Profile
May 2018
We went to Matera on a whim, because we heard of the cave houses. We were amazed at the town. It is incredible. Salvatore’s house was a short walk from great restaurants and the historical centre. Also, the parking was easy and very convenient. Everything was great, and the fre…
Barra User Profile
May 2018
We really enjoyed staying here. Salvatore was very accommodating and considerate. He's a fantastic host. The pastries we had for breakfast were delicious. Matera is a unique place to visit, there is nowhere else like it in the world. It's very romantic. We enjoyed the nearby rest…
Ca Di User Profile
Ca Di
April 2018
I loved this place, reminds me of my dream for an apartment! Old building but very modern, ideal also for who likes to cook!
Jeffrey And Pam User Profile
Jeffrey And Pam
March 2018
The best. Walk to everything.
Shaun User Profile
March 2018
Salvatore place is great, exactly as advertised. This is the kine of unique place that Airbnb was made for. The apartment has a its own great style, none of the ikea crap you see at most places, this felt warm and inviting like home. Great location and great place to cook a me…
Radoslav User Profile
January 2018
Salvatore is a great host, and his place is unique, cosy with personal touch! We loved it!


Hosted by Salvatore

ItalyJoined in July 2016
Salvatore User Profile
87 Reviews
Salvatore is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Mi chiamo Salvatore e ho 44 anni. Sono un barman e ho lavorato sempre in posti pieni di gente.....quindi amo interagire con tutti e riesco a mettere a proprio agio qualsiasi ospite. Ho diverse passioni l'ultima è la fotografia quando posso macchinetta e giro nei sassi vi renderet…
Languages: English, Italiano
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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