Room Facilities

King size bed, private bathroom, hairdryer, bath seth, fridge Tv Led, indipendent heating system, small balcony with panoramic view

Square meters

55 sq m

Additional services

kitchen area on request; 1 single bed on request

The room dedicated to the “cornetto materano” 

In the three large and luminous spaces that belong to the Chamber of Bread you will know one of the most charming history of the old city, the traditional rite of making bread. The frame of the window in the bedroom, in a baroque style dating from 1700, testifies the presence on this structure of a religious community. The past relives in the Chamber of Bread. The Chamber, sets in two different areas to make every guest feel at home, has a large living room with a kitchen area. The bedroom has a balcony that overlooks the breathtaking views of the Sassi. The Chamber 1 accessed by the main entrance, just near one of the old  public furnaces of the city where the housewives went to bake the tasty bread of Matera. The Chamber of Bread is dedicated  to this important food and to his history.

  • Private living room
  • Private bathroom
  • Free Wi-fi
  • Hairdryer and bath seth
  • Tv Led
  • Small private yard

The bread of Matera
A strong symbol of the traditional local culture

paneThe bread of Matera is not only tasty but is also a strong symbol of the traditional local culture. In the past the process of making bread, which at present has the IGP (Protected Geographical Indication) certification, was a sacred moment. The night before the production, the peasant housewife began the preparation of bread by restoring the culture yeast (natural yeast) that she kept jealously for an entire week. She added water and flour to the natural yeast, and leaved it to rise all night long… READ MORE