Romantic wedding in Matera – Grotte della Civita

Romantic wedding in Matera – Grotte della Civita

The famous Sassi di Matera, heritage of Unesco from 1993, and an extraordinary restoration of caves of different dimensions, are

the bases of an unforgettable romantic wedding

The Grotte della Civita are the result of a restoration project which includes eighteen caves of different dimensions and of a common space in an ancient rocky church, today deconsecrated, in the ancient place of the town, Civita. Historic village of exceptional uniqueness, Matera is made from a stone district, Unesco heritage, considered expression of an ancient life, from the bronze age to the cloistered communities until the more recent farm activities.

Le Grotte della Civita - Matera

The eighteen rooms of the Albergo diffuso, after an accurate restoration, made with respect to the terroir, are furnished with extreme elegance. The interior design and the minimalist approach characterize all the rooms, and the guests can breath a magic atmosphere which evokes the history and the culture of the Sassi di Matera. Sleeping in the Sassi di Matera is a unique experience, that will mark each guest for the rest of his life. Perfect for every kind of holiday, the evocative rooms of the Grotte della Civita are perfect for a romantic week end, a love escape or a romantic wedding in Matera.

Le Grotte della Civita - Room

The Albergo diffuso is a romantic destination for many lovers that want to have your wedding in a unique place, where is still visible the sign of the past life, from the tiles pavements to the thick rocky walls, to the hand sewed blankets. The quietness you can breath from the Sassi di Matera and the surrounding simpleness will be the frames for a so important moment as the wedding. The entire building and the scattered hotel staff will be at your disposal, offering unique services and an extreme attention to details.


Your wedding banquet will contain authentic courses, renewed from an exceptional chef, where the ingredients, with their high quality, will become the protagonists, leaving the guests surprised and wrapped by ancient smells and perfumes. The atmosphere is suggestive and romantic, the candles lighted, a classic music background and the fireplace that warms the room and the hearts, transforming a unique place in a long life magic.