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Luxury Cave House in Unesco Site with Stunning Views

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Last updated: 07/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Luxury cave house in the village of Goreme, part of the Unesco world heritage site of Cappadocia. Situated in a quiet part of the village surrounded by locals still enjoying a traditional way of life. 5 minutes walk to the village centre which has local amenities such as small convenience shops, baker, butcher, pharmacies and many restaurants. The house is built around a courtyard and has further outside space on 2 terraces which have stunning views of the fairy chimneys. 1 is used as an outside eating area with barbecue. 2 double bedrooms with ensuite shower rooms. A further family suite comprising large double bedroom, twin room, lounge and family shower room with double shower. Fully equipped Dining Kitchen with fridge freezer and oven with gas hob. Lounge with large traditional sedir seating, chairs and feature cappadocian fireplace. Utility room with washing machine. Central heating for the colder months. Air-conditioning not required due to the natural atmosphere of the caves.

Please note that the Family suite, Stable bedroom and Blue room bedroom are all accessed seperately from the courtyard meaning family members have privacy from each other. It does however mean that some bedrooms may not be suitable for unsupervised occupancy by smaller children.


Property Type

  • House
  • 120 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • The Blue Room: 1 queen


  • The Stable: 1 queen

    sitting area...moreless

  • The Wine room: 1 queen

    sitting niche...moreless

  • Twin room: 2 twin/ single


  • The Blue Room: Constructed in the original house, this is a lovely room with high beamed ceiling. The window overlooks the courtyard. There is a queen size four-poster bed and storage is both hanging space and drawers. Ensuite. The Stable: This large room is entered by a hallway, opening into a traditional style sitting area with arched ceiling. The windows overlook the courtyard. At the back of the room is the original cave where there is a queen size bed. There is a large chest of drawers for storage. Around the room are various carved niches in the walls, originally used as food troughs for the animals which once lived here. Ensuite. The Family suite comprises the Wine room, twin room, lounge and shower room. The wine room is a magnificient cave room which was once used in the storage and production of wine. The original features of this process have been left in place. There is a queen size bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers. The original wine press is now a seating area....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • The Blue Room: toilet, shower


  • The Stable: toilet, shower


  • Family Suite: toilet, shower

    double shower...moreless

  • The Blue room: The ensuite shower room is formed in a cave and features a copper sink in local style and power shower. The Stable: The large ensuite shower room has a modern marble sink and power shower. The family suite: Large shower room with double shower and modern marble sink. All bathrooms have marble flooring and walls....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The Family suite comprises 4 seperate rooms: The Wine room, family shower room, a twin bedded room with drawers for storage and a sitting room with arched ceiling which was once open to the courtyard. As well as the eating terrace, there is also a viewing terrace which has panoramic views over the whole area making it the perfect place to watch the morning balloon flights....moreless


  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Radio


  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities


  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace:

    Wook is provided for the cooler months...moreless

  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    There are 2 living areas within the property allowing everyone to spread out....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Parking:

    Parking is in a small car parking area near the house which is used by locals....moreless

  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer


  • Barbecue
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio:

    There is an eating terrace plus a viewing terrace with loungers. The courtyard also provides an area to sit....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


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Discounts: 7 nights or more: €129 Nightly

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  • Taxes Not included


The property is only able to be rented as a whole. The nightly rate is €150 however we have a SPECIAL OFFER - stay 6 nights and get an extra 1 night FREE. Longer stays are worked out using this offer rate.

As the house is very spacious, we may accept larger group bookings however a surcharge may be asked to cover the additional costs involved.

A 20% deposit is requested at time of booking with the remainder due 4 weeks prior to your stay. We usually take this payment via PayPal.

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Last updated: 07/21/2015
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80 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Kayseri or Nevsehir
500 Metres
Nearest Barpub
80 Kilometres
Nearest Train
50 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
80 Kilometres
Nearest Ski

Car: Not Necessary

Please note that the map location is slightly incorrect as we are in the upper part of the village near to the Kelebek hotel and Aydinli Hotel.

Goreme is the heart of Cappadocia with its magical fairy chimney rock formations and cave churches. This gives the Goreme national park UNESCO world heritage status. Hot air balooning is the best way to see this unique landscape. Other amenities in the village include horse riding, quad-bike and mountain bike tracks. Goreme is home to the open air museum which houses some of the best preserved early Christian cave churches. Tour companies in the village arrange daily tours of other sites in the area such as the Ilhara valley and the underground cities. There are a number of wineries in the area which welcome visitors and Avanos (a few minutes by road) is famous for its potteries. Goreme has the best central location for any visit to the area and has a host of restaurants and shops selling Turkish carpets and village crafts. The house is located in the upper part of the village, boasting spectacular views and is surrounded by local homes still practicing a traditional way of life.

Other Activities: hot air ballooning, quad-biking, Turkish baths


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: We are a family living in the North of Scotland - we love the complete contrast that Cappadocia has to our normal life.

Why the Owner Chose Guzelyurt:
The traditional cave houses of Cappadocia are amazing. If you visit the area you MUST stay in one! This house was derelict when we purchased it so we spent a considerable period of time restoring it using traditional techniques whilst adding the luxury of modern conveniences. We believe we have produced a unique home which not only provides a place to rest and relax but an experience you will never forget!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
A beautiful cave house right in the heart of the National Park - you are right at the centre of the magnificent landscape. Plus you have all the conveniences of Goreme on your doorstep should you wish to use them.

Contact us

Speaks: english

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Goreme cave house

    Goreme cave house

  • The entrance

    The entrance

  • The "fountain" in the courtyard

    The "fountain" in the courtyard

  • The main lounge

    The main lounge

  • The kitchen/dining room

    The kitchen/dining room

  • The view for lunch!

    The view for lunch!

  • The Stable bedroom with sitting area

    The Stable bedroom with sitting area

  • The "wine room" of the Family suite

    The "wine room" of the Family suite

  • Family Suite bathroom with large double shower

    Family Suite bathroom with large double shower

  • Family suite seating area

    Family suite seating area

  • Blue room bathroom

    Blue room bathroom

  • Rainbow as seen from the property

    Rainbow as seen from the property

  • View from the roof terrace

    View from the roof terrace

  • The view within

    The view within

  • Courtyard at night

    Courtyard at night

  • Cappadocian fireplace in the lounge

    Cappadocian fireplace in the lounge

  • The eating terrace

    The eating terrace

  • The stable room

    The stable room

  • Stable bedroom seating

    Stable bedroom seating

  • The "wine room" seating area

    The "wine room" seating area

  • Twin room of the Family Suite

    Twin room of the Family Suite

  • The blue room

    The blue room

  • View from the house

    View from the house

  • view from the property

    view from the property

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