The Locanda di San Martino is located

via Fiorentini, 71
75100 Matera, Italia
+39 0835.256600 – fax +39 0835.256472

lat. 16.6082068 – long. 40.6667411

The Locanda is located in the Sassi di Matera, which are a Limited Traffic Zone (ZTL), and it is not allowed to enter the Sassi ZTL by car to reach us.
Guests can leave their car in free parking areas near via Piave or via Gattini, or alternatively park in one of the garages that have an agreement with us:

GARAGE AUTOSERVIZI DAMASCO – recinto XX Settembre n.12 ( – ​​tel. 0835 334605 – cell. 389 192407), which is a few minutes walk from the Locanda. The daily cost up to 1.00 pm on the day of departure is €20.00 for cars and €25.00 for vans. Once you have parked your car, you can call us to request the Locanda’s free shuttle service which runs from 7.30 to 21.00.

GARAGE SISAS – via Timmari, 2
(e-mail: – ​​tel. 0835 404239 – cell. 392 1301727338 5009645) The daily cost for 24 hours is €15.00 for cars and €20.00 for vans and SUVs. The SISAS Garage runs a direct shuttle service at a cost of €5.

Due to internal organization, both garages require direct contact with the customer, so any booking cannot be made through the Inn.

How to reach us

By Plane
Bari-Palese airport is the closest to Matera (50 km). From Palese, it is necessary to take a taxi or rent a car, driving on S.S. 96 to Altamura and then Matera. At customers’ request, the Locanda will organize a shuttle service for Bari and Naples-Capodichino airports.

By Car
From Naples you take the highway to Salerno, and then follow the A3 highway in the direction of Reggio Calabria. You exit at Sicignano to head to Potenza, where you take S.S. 407 (“Basentana”) until the turn-off for Matera near Ferrandina Scalo. You continue on this road another 20 minutes to arrive directly to Matera. From Bari you take S.S. 96 for Altamura and then Matera. From other places in the South, from the Ionian coastal road S.S. 106 (“Ionica”) there is a turn-off for Matera via S.S. 175.

By Train
From Rome and Naples there is train service to Ferrandina (Ferrandina-Pomarico-Miglionico on the line for Taranto), with bus connections that arrive directly in Matera. From Bari there is a private railway, the Ferrovie Appulo-Lucane (FAL), which operates several train and bus connections for Matera.

By Bus
There are bus connections for Matera from Bari, Naples, Rome and Milan.


Locanda di San Martino


Case Grotta




Garage Damasco

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