Luxury Cappadocia Cave Hotels
Cappadocia, Turkey offers both conventional tourist class like Hilton beside the well-known luxury cave hotels like Museum Hotel, Argos, Sacred House, Esbelli Evi and Ariana Sustainable Lodge beside many other accommodation themes.
Basing yourself in Goreme or Uchisar would be perfect for some the travelers that enjoy being surrounded by other independent travelers around while staying in Ortahisar gives you more interaction opportunities with locals.
Some prefer more dining options outside the facility, and they go for Urgup. Depending on the season you are traveling, our recommendations can also change… There are adults only properties in the area as well as the very well kid oriented ones with pool.
Once you let us know about when and with whom you travel we will recommend the best available options for you.
A Stunning Aesthetic Experience In The Heart Of Cappadocia
The unusual experience offered by the Museum Hotel,located in Cappadocia, a region of supremely singular beauty, iscaptivating. The architecture of the hotel, built on former ruins,and partially troglodytic as are so many buildings in Cappadocia,is what first catches your eye. The bare stone décor of the rooms,lounges and the restaurant, which serves delicious Turkish cuisine,is brightened by the bold colours of the carpets, furnishingfabrics and objects d’art. The Museum Hotel houses a fabulouscollection of Turkish works of art and antiques. The terraceoverlooking the valley offers a 180° panorama of a landscape thatis unique in the world.
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The Rupestral House Hotel
The Rupestral House is the best cave hotel for those that want to visit Cappadocia for a romantic trip or family trip. Inside the Rupestral House are various royal suites that make you feel like you are at home, but surrounded by stone walls.
Besides the great location, which is directly next to the Uchisar Castle and the Uchisar rock fortress, the atmosphere here is what stands out. It almost feels like you are living in some kind of movie.
Guests often find themselves relaxing on the hotels private terrace taking in the view and eating breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
In the surrounding area, youll find Pigeon Valley, Uchisar Castle, the Dark Church, and 2 open-air museums . From the terrace, you can see these landmarks clearly and even take a glimpse at some of the passing hot air balloons.
The staff at The Rupestral House Hotel are very helpful and if you ever need anything they will do their best to accommodate your wishes.
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Infinity Pool With Views To Die For
The terrace is beautifully illuminated at night and the views are breathtaking any time of day.
The heated infinity swimming pool makes for a beautiful centrepiece on the terrace at anytime and it allows you to swim and enjoy dreamy views of the valleys below.
If swimming is not your thing, then simply relax by the pool and chill on one of the comfy chairs or loungers and in the evenings there is often a musician playing by the waters edge.
Ariana Sustainable Luxury Lodge
Located at the top the Uchisar Valley, Ariana Sustainable Luxury Lodge offers a unique perspective of Cappadocia a land that witnessed the rise of the first civilizations in world history. This all suites lodge is a perfect blend of contemporary comfort and luxuriously appointed style. The luxury suites are exquisitely decorated with an inviting ambiance transform your stay into a one of a kind experience. Using eco-friendly principles, recycled materials, energy-efficient practices, rainwater harvesting and living walls/roofs, Ariana is a master class in luxury, Eco-sensitive cave dwelling. Inside the handcrafted walls, Byzantine mosaics, and Ottoman-style frescoes adorn the 11 ultra-deluxe suites, which also feature a retro-modern 1960’s touch with acidic pops of color, light aluminum fittings, egg-shaped chairs and vintage-style sofas. In winter, gas fireplaces add homely warmth. From Ariana’s sun terraces and fruitful vineyard, you’re in the perfect position for taking in the incredible skyline of Cappadocia, maybe with a glass of wine in hand before dining on international dishes made from farm-fresh ingredients in The Plum Restaurant.
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Best Hotels In Cappadocia: Luxury Cave Suites
Tourists looking for the best hotels in Cappadocia, Turkey, will often find themselves in of the many Cappadocia cave suites which are luxury hotels with panoramic views.
If this is your first time visiting Turkey, or Cappadocia, be sure to indulge yourself in luxury with these cave rooms carved out of rock formations that overlook the most scenic valleys in the world.
Enjoy a Turkish bath, feast on traditional Turkish food, go on one of the many hot air balloon rides, or simply relax at the hotels swimming pool.
Goreme national park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is perfect for those that want to have an unforgettable romantic trip in Turkey.
There are so many things to do in Cappadocia, so without further ado, these are the 10 best hotels in Cappadocia that you should consider for your trip.
A 5 Star Cave Hotel Combining History And Luxury
The hotel is a 5 star cave hotel, set back into the rocks. In 1998 the hotel was restored and renovated by a team led by its owner, Ömer Tosun, out of caves and ruins, to become the first luxury hotel in Cappadocia. In 2002 it was officially opened. Hittites, Persians, and early Christian Romans have previously lived in these caves so it really is of historic significance.
Each of the 30 bedrooms and suites is uniquely and exquisitely decorated. The combination of thousands of years of history along with modern day luxuries makes it impressive in so many ways. It is set across an area of 6,000 sq metres which also encompasses a beautiful garden where there are peacocks.
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An Instagramers Dream Hotel
The hotel is understandably popular as a honeymoon and wedding destination and has achieved cult status amongst Instagramers because of its unique location. Depending on the wind, some days the balloons fly right up to the cliffs of the hotel and it looks as if you can almost touch them.
With the infinity pool, the ancient arches and the breathtaking views you may often see influencers posing in a variety of outfits which can be amusing to watch!
Gourmet Restaurant And Dining Terrace
Lila Restaurant serves gourmet food of the highest quality. As well as local and real dishes there are also international options and the food we had was absolutely delicious. Breakfast is served from 7am till 10am and with authentic Turkish dishes brought to your table and we enjoyed ours outside on the terrace each morning. The menu has several vegetarian options too and even serves gluten free bread on request.
In the evenings the bar is illuminated and warmed by a fire glowing brightly as a centrepiece. We went in October and found the terrace the perfect place to relax and to enjoy breakfast, an Aperitif or lunch or dinner. However, for chillier days there is also an inside restaurant too. Whilst we were there we were lucky enough to enjoy a Cookery lesson at Lila Restaurant where we cooked some wonderful local Turkish recipes. We picked up some great tips- which I will be sharing with you on the Recipe Section of the blog!
From breakfast to lunch to dinner the food was fresh, healthy and extremely tasty. We also enjoyed a wine tasting and the hotel produces its own grapes and has its own wine label too.
Yunak Evleri Cave Hotel
Yunak Evleri has 41 individually sized rooms, renovated from six cave houses and one big mansion, are set into the base of a dramatic and soaring outcrop, like an amphitheater with private patios in front of each room.
The hotel is outfitted with elegant accessories, antique furnishings, CD sound systems in the deluxe rooms and suites, a nice outdoor swimming pool, DVD room for guests, rooftop restaurant overlooking some beautiful cave views and more…
Suitable for couples and families.
Perfect for touring around Cappadocia itself!
Explore Museum Hotel Cappadocia
Ever wanted to sleep inside a living museum hewn from rock and filled with priceless antiques? Well, now is your chance. This boutique wonder has been meticulously restored and renovated from ruins, caves, and traditional stone homes and is now waiting to make your trip to Cappadocia an unforgettable experience.This is a true boutique experience. The 30 completely unique rooms are all decorated with art and antiques from the hotel founders personal collection of pieces from the Ottoman, Seljuk, Roman, and Hittite periods. Such is the uniqueness of the Museum Hotel it has the honour of being the only hotel in Turkey invited into the prestigious Relais & Châteaux family of hotels renowned for its exclusivity.
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