Cappadocia is full of luxury cave hotels – there are also luxury cave accommodations to suit all budgets.
Cappadocia is known as one of the most magnificent and beautiful places in all of Turkey. Cappadocia is the hot air balloon capital of the world and is a place full of attractions above and below the surface. From above you can see all the amazing formations and cave houses, below there are whole towns. In Cappadocia, exploring the underground cities is a must.
Some of the most original and rewarding accommodation options in the world can be found in Cappadocia – and they are available at very affordable prices. Cappadocia is an ideal destination for couples and honeymooners, it is a destination where lasting memories are forged.
Castle Inn – Cappadocia
“The team was super welcoming and helpful, the hotel was designed with so much love and care! We wish we could have stayed longer!”
One of the most attractive accommodation options is the 150 year old Castle Inn. This recently restored and renovated Cappadocian house has 5 uniquely designed comfortable rooms with many amenities in a quiet environment.
In this accommodation, relax on the terrace and sit back with a glass of wine while enjoying the breathtaking view of Cappadocia. Castle Inn offers a welcoming atmosphere with excellent personalized service to make your stay in Cappadocia memorable and unique.
Some of their rooms are even carved into the rock. Why not sleep in a cave like people have for thousands of years? The accommodation is romantic and perfect for honeymoon couples and more.
- Rooms: Five rooms with modern comfort
- To eat lunch: Enjoy a full Mediterranean buffet breakfast
- Location: Ideally located in the heart of Cappadocia
Their five charming rooms are equipped with free Wi-Fi, free minibar, hot drinks and the best of Turkish hospitality. Reservations also include a delicious full Mediterranean buffet breakfast with cold and hot drinks, cheeses, olives, seasonal vegetables and fruits, cereals, honey, jam, hot sausages, ham, omelettes, scrambled/boiled eggs, fresh pastries and chocolates.
Castle Inn is located in the heart of Cappadocia and offers easy access to major tourist sites such as the Red and Pink Valleys, Göreme, Urgup, Uchisar, Mustafa Pasa and Avanos, as well as Cappadocia’s most notable open-air museums, rock formations, and attractions.
The hotel can also organize its activities in Cappadocia – hot air ballooning, horseback riding and enjoying day tours with expert guides to all of Cappadocia’s most famous attractions.
They are one of the more affordable boutique accommodation options with singles starting around $50.00 and doubles starting at $65.00.
Museum Hotel – A luxury boutique hotel
The Museum Hotel is the only Relais & Châteaux hotel in Turkey and one of the finest luxury accommodations in Cappadocia. Relais & Châteaux Hotel is a chain of luxury hotels across the world spanning 60 countries – to be a member, the hotel must have distinctive features and facilities that set it apart from typical chain hotels.
The Museum Hotel has 30 rooms – each of which has been restored. They offer a luxurious and boutique style, as well as high quality gourmet food and wine. It benefits from a unique museum concept and thousand-year-old caves.
- Style: Relais & Chateaux Boutique Hotel
- Caves: The rooms are in caves
They have a number of deluxe cave rooms. An example is their Direkli Cave deluxe room. Access to Direkli Cave is through a long natural tunnel. It is adorned with 150-year-old tent decorations, copper plates and embroidery.
On the hotel terrace, you can enjoy the beautiful sunset of Cappadocia in front of the room. Museum Hotel is a great option for those on a higher budget.
Cappadocia Cave Suites
Another option is Cappadocia Cave Suites which offers some of the best accommodation in the region with international acclaim as well as the best in Turkish hospitality. Here, one can sleep in the ancient cave dwellings of the Hittite, Roman and Byzantine periods with the luxurious comforts of the 21st century.
In this hotel, one can enjoy the stunning fairy chimneys and the fantastic colorful shapes of the landscape that make Cappadocia so famous. They offer a range of cave dwelling options. They have 36 rooms including Fairy Chimney Suites I, Fairy Chimney Suites II, Cappadocian Deluxe I and Cappadocian Deluxe II Rooms. Each of these rooms offers stunning views of the Göreme Valley.
No two rooms are the same in the hotel and each has its own character. Some have histories dating back 1100 to 1200 years.
- To eat lunch: An open buffet breakfast is included in their daily rate
- Caves: Sleep in ancient caves
The Cappadocia Cave Suites (CCS) hotel is centrally located and within walking distance of Goreme city center and the Goreme Open Air Museum. At the hotel, you can enjoy their spacious troglodyte restaurant.
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