The Basiliani Hotel is Built into a Rock Cavern in Southern Italy

 - Apr 19, 2013
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The Basiliani Hotel is an exclusive contemporary hotel which has been built in a rock caverns of Southern Italy. The modern interiors of the hotel are totally at odds with the ancient rock dwelling that it inhibits. Located in the world heritage site of Sassi di Matera in Southern Italy, this hotel is the perfect place for people who are seeking a tranquil break.

Because of the hotels location, as you can imagine, it also has stunning views over looking the sweeping hills. This elegant hotel was designed by Italian architect, Domenico Fiore, who has managed to preserve most of the original building within the hotel design. This hideaway in the hills is sure to be a popular destination for travelling tourists who appreciate great design.