unforgettable landscape
dream experience
marvellous breakfast

Matera b&b Italy and cave hotel

La Corte dei pastori” is a landscape b&b in the Sassi of Matera, in Italy. It’s a wonderful hotel in the centre of the ancient town. The bueautiful cave hotel began as an idea from Mimmo and Tiziana in one of the most suggestive areas of the Sassi, an artistic heritage of the UNESCO since 1993.

Bed and breakfast carved into the stone

La Corte dei Pastori is a typical accommodation located in the historic center of Matera, carved into the stone of the Sassi.

Sasso Caveoso area

The B&B is located within the Caveoso area of the Sassi, in the heart of the historical part of the city, right next to the San Pietro church and at the bottom of the rock Madonna dell’Idris.

From which a wonderful view can be seen, admired and experienced.

It’s all within the restructured cave with the mosaics and bizantine crosses still intact and ready to be admired, achoing ancient times ready to be rediscovered.

Mimmo and Tiziana

Mimmo and Tiziana will advice the best possible type of breakfast for your relaxation and enjoyment, along with a wide variety of historical and naturalistic itineraries, without excluding some good and healthy art and culture, of course.

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beb with kitchen matera

Privacy in the independent rooms

Live the experience of the clean cave-like room, each of which are independent and have a ful bathroom and private terrace.

The Corte dei Pastori guarantees privacy and tranquillity for its guests!

Experience in the cave room

Experience in the cave The experience of sleeping in the B&B of the Sassi of Materais unique and unforgettable. The rooms are dug along the side of a massive rockL.

The city of Mankind

Matera: city of mankind Dubbed as “The City of Mankind”, this section of the canyon known as “The Gravina” has been inhabited since the Paleolithic era, and its inhabitants haven’t …

The town of  Carlo Levi and troglodyte lifestyle

The famous writer Carlo Levi in his book “Christ stopped at Eboli”, described the troglodyte lifestyle of the city’s inhabitants in 1943/44. A literal life in caves.. ..

Human heritage

This city was once dubbed as a national shame when it was publicly discovered, and yet now is considered a valuable part of human heritage. After World War ….


The Caveoso is the ancient district of the Sassi located in the southern part of the historic center. In the surroundings of the Sasso Caveoso there are many rock churches with fresco paintings and cave houses.

Giordano family


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