At a glance
- Historic 17th-century home of the Gattini Counts
- Stunning panoramic views of the Sassi
- Top spa in Matera
LGBTQ+ Italians enjoy a host of equality and anti-discrimination laws. However, same-sex couples are not able to adopt children together, and the country recently elected an anti-LGBTQ+ government. Italy is a very religious country, but the major cities are all home to vibrant gay scenes.
This hotel allows you to experience the limestones dwellings of Matera in style. Some of the rooms have the vaulted ceilings which really create a sense of space and drama. Others come with frescoes and private balconies. You can also upgrade to the rooftop suite with a private pool.
All rooms at Palazzo Gattini have silk curtains, elegant furnishings and ‘mazzaro’ stone bathrooms. It’s like stepping back in time with the convenience of fast broadband and LCD TV.
The in-house Le Bubbole restaurant serves classic Basilicata cuisine You can opt for a sharing board of regional delicacies. The Dolomite lamb is a real standout. Breakfast is served in the wine cellars. You can enjoy a drink from the stunning rooftop bar.
The underground spa calls to mind the Roman baths of antiquity. You can try the zero gravity “floating pool.” Massage and beauty treatments are also on offer.
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