Why stay in a normal hotel when you can stay in a cave hotel? In the Cappadocia region of Turkey, Goreme and Urgup are two of the most popular towns that offer these unique accommodations. Entire villages, consisting of homes, shops, places of religious worship as well as wineries, are carved and built underground or inside caves. There is much do to inTurkey. Don’t miss the chance to feel like you are on the top of the world when you go for a ride on a hot air balloon and take in the breathtaking view of mountains, valleys, and rock formations. For those looking to expand their knowledge about Turkey, check out the Open Air Museum, located in East Goreme or explore Kaymakli and Derinkuyu to find out more about the history of cave houses and underground villages. Read on for the list of cave hotels in Turkey that would certainly add to the experience of your vacation.
In Goreme, you will find that Travel Inn Hotel atop a stone hill. As such, the terraces of the hotel offer a panoramic view of the Cappadocia valleys. You will appreciate seeing the hot air balloons across the valley every morning, as well as how the hotel features a splendid mix of ancient and modern architecture. Look forward to lounging at the restaurant and bar found en-suite.
Travel Inn Cave Hotel
Address: Orta Mah. Harım Sok. No:39
Price: from 24 USD
Cycling Airport shuttle (additional charge) Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Luggage storage 24-hour front desk Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning Parking BBQ facilities
If you are looking to stay in Goreme, do consider Hera Cave Suites. On the property, you will find a bar, a well-maintained garden, a lounge as well as complimentary WiFi throughout the premises. There is an ATM, currency exchange facilities as well as a front desk that runs around the clock, for your convenience. The rooms are well equipped and all essentials will be provided for your comfort and convenience.
Hera Cave Suites
Address: Uzun Dere Caddesi no:23 Göreme Kasabası
Price: from 52 USD
Bike tours Free parking Face masks for guests available Access to health care professionals Concierge service Shared lounge/TV area All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Meeting/banquet facilities
If you have furry friends that you would like to bring along on your vacation, you’ve come to the right place! Turkish Cave House is a pet-friendly accommodation located in Urgup. The rooms come with an electric kettle, telephone, a lounge as well as a private bathroom that comes with free toiletries and a hairdryer. Enjoy modern amenities and drink a cup of complimentary coffee or tea in the comfort of your room.
Turkish Cave House
Address: MİZANOĞLU ALİ BEY SOK. ESKİ MAH. NO:9 ORTAHİSAR / ÜRGÜP
Price: from 41 USD
First aid kit available Trouser press Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Family rooms Breakfast in the room Dry cleaning Express check-in/check-out Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
Here you have an ancient building that has been carefully renovated to provide authentic Turkish rooms with modern comfort and facilities. Stone House Cave Hotel features Ottoman architecture and a beautiful courtyard and terrace. Dine at the restaurant in Stone House Cave Hotel which has a lovely setting and features a carved wooden ceiling. You will be given complimentary apple tea and herbal tea. If you are looking to fill your itinerary, you’ll be pleased to know that Goreme Open Air Museum is only a 20-minute walk away. The staff of the hotel is always ready to help you book tours of Cappadocia.
Takaev Cave Hotel can be found on the hills by Uchisar Castle in Goreme National Park. The rooms are comfortable and furnished using local Turkish artifacts. Look forward to having your meals on the outdoor terrace, where there is a stunning view of the city. Free WiFi is available throughout the grounds of the hotel. If you are looking for a guided walking tour, just reach out to the staff and they will readily help you book excursions and hiking trips to Pigeon Valley and Love Valley.
Takaev Cave Hotel
Address: Goreme Cd No 57 Karsisi Uchisar
Price: from 167 USD
Free parking Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Heating Business centre All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Terrace Non-smoking rooms
Adventurous travelers who wish to experience something a little more different than another five-star hotel will surely have a grand time at a cave hotel. Cappadocia’s best known for its hot air balloons and historic structures and Cappadocia Cave Suites is a hotel to come discover.
Stay at a lux cave hotel that boasts eccentric and bohemian interiors, complete with a comfortable king bed, private functional bathroom with toiletries, and access to the terrace where guests can bask at the beauty of the valley. There’s also an in-house restaurant, The Historia Restaurant, and a cafe, the Sunset Cafe where guests can wine and dine while waiting for the stunning hot air balloon show by sunset.
Cappadocia Cave Suites
Address: Gafferli Mah. Ünlü Sok. No: 19
Price: from 47 USD
Breakfast in the room Restaurant All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas Family rooms Terrace Physical distancing in dining areas Free parking
Another famed boutique hotel with a twist is the Hidden Cave Hotel located in the heart of Goreme. The Hidden Cave Hotel boasts traditional architecture with well-preserved stone walls. This hidden gem is a great option for those who wish to stay somewhere new and out of the usual hotel or Airbnb.
This cave hotel features tastefully designed rooms with rustic bohemian touches, along with all the necessary amenities, from a comfy bed to a functional bathroom, everything you may need can be found here. Guests also have access to the wifi, 24-hour front desk service, airport transfers, and pickups sightseeing tours, and hot air balloon rides to name a few customizable activities.
Hidden Cave Hotel
Address: Isali Mah. Kazım Eren Sok. No:9
Price: from 30 USD
First aid kit available All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Non-smoking rooms Parking CCTV outside property Free parking Airport shuttle (additional charge) Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
Decked with well-maintained stone walls and brick architecture, along with elegant interiors, the Dreams Cave Hotel is definitely a place to check out when planning a trip to Cappadocia. Close to the rock formations of the rustic city, this hotel offers guests a unique experience with convenience and comfort in mind. Guests have access to comfortable beds and linens, clean and spacious bathrooms with stunning tile work, and of course, provided toiletries and shower essentials.
The Dreams Cave Hotel has its own in-house restaurant that will cater to guests checked in for a free complimentary breakfast experience. Guests can have a taste of authentic Turkish breakfast foods to light snacks, beautifully displayed on a buffet table. There is also a bar lounge for those who wish to end a day of exploring with a cocktail or two.
Canyon Cave Hotel is the perfect accommodation for you if you are heading to the village of Urgup. There is not one but three terraces on the premises and each of them will give you a panoramic view of the city. Your room, beautifully decorated with traditional Turkish furnishing, will come with everything you could need for a wonderful vacation. The bathrooms available are luxurious, with complimentary olive oil scented products, and some even come with a spa bath. Lounge in the peaceful garden and courtyard while enjoying your breakfast, if you would like some fresh air every morning. In the afternoon, head to the Mt. Erciyes Bar, located on the rooftop and have a drink or two. The bar serves local wines, beer as well as an assortment of spirits.
Canyon Cave Hotel (former Courtyard Cave Hotel )
Address: Dereler Mah. Sair Mahfi Baba 3 Sok. No 9
Price: from 63 USD
Thermometers for guests provided by property Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Shuttle service (additional charge) Contactless check-in/check-out Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Breakfast takeaway containers Internet services
Only 15 minutes’ away from the city center of Urgup, Urgup Evi Cave Hotel is built in a strategic location. The cave rooms at the hotel have walls carved out of rocks and wooden floors and the ensuite bathrooms are equipped with a shower, a toilet as well as essential toiletries and a hairdryer. There is a restaurant on the premises that serves local cuisine and you can choose to have your meals in the comfort of your room or outdoors on the terrace, where you can bask in the sun and enjoy the outstanding views of the valleys and hills.
Urgup Evi Cave Hotel
Address: Esbelli mah. esbelli sok. no54
Price: from 69 USD
Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Thermometers for guests provided by property Breakfast takeaway containers Free parking Physical distancing in dining areas Library Hot tub/jacuzzi Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed
The highlight of Cappadocia Abrasj Cave Hotel is that it includes a historical chapel, for it was built on what was once a seminary. This hotel dates back to 600 years ago and each of the cave rooms come with a garden and a private terrace. WiFi and TV are available for guests and traditional breakfast prepared from local products, sourced from the village, is provided daily.
Cappadocia Abras Cave Hotel
Address: Karagandere Mahallesi Sucuoglu-2 Sokak. No:9 Urgup
Price: from 85 USD
Cave Hotel Saksagan is a family-run hotel in Goreme that aims to provide an unparalleled experience for their travelers, whether it is a trip meant for business or leisure. The rooms have been carved from rocks and are clean and spacious. All essentials and modern amenities are provided. Look forward to having your very own barbecue with a view overlooking the city! The travel desk at the hotel organizes local tours. You can even hire a bicycle or a car for touring the area.
Cave Hotel Saksagan
Address: Kayseri Cad. Okul Sok. No:1
Price: from 15 USD
4 Oda Cave House is a family operated establishment, intending to provide travelers with a home-away-from-home atmosphere. The hotel provides a sumptuous breakfast every morning and it can be enjoyed on the terrace. Feast on local cheeses, jams, pastries, and down a cup of Turkish tea or coffee. Located in the historic town of Urgup, this hotel has been built within caves and rock formations and boasts of spacious terraces that give you a fantastic view of the valley. The rooms come with high ceilings and are decorated with handmade antiques, ceramics, and mosaics. Be rest assured that modern amenities such as TVs and free Wi-Fi will be available.
4 Oda Cave Hotel
Address: Esbelli Mah. Esbelli Sok. No 46
Enjoy staying in a historic cave hotel with modern amenities
Restored and built from caves, these hotels include that unique element that will make your stay in Turkey memorable. We hope that this list of cave hotels has been helpful in your selection of hotels to stay in Turkey!
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