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Gamirasu Cave Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ayvali Koyu, Ayvali 50400, Turkey
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Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Ayvali
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Perth, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed with another couple in May 2014 and thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this magnificent hotel. The staff were super friendly and could not do enough for you. We even had a staff member come and pick us up from the top area so that we did not have to walk down the steep road leading to the hotel.... More

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Winchester, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hands down! What a cool location! Upon arrival we were given a glass of local wine. That got things off to a great start! They then took us to our room and it was a beautiful room. Just exquisite. But it was not a cave room and my wife, in tears, told me she was so looking forward to a... More

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Linlithgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Enjoyed the second half of our ruby wedding trip in Turkey in this amazing hotel. Very warm welcome and a lovely little suite of caves with a view down the valley. Unfortunately unable to sit out on our small terrace as the weather was poor but enjoyed a swim on our last day in the rain! Lovely touch of rose... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

WOW! We haven't been able to stop saying this for two days. I still can't believe what I'm seeing. This was a church and monestary which was carved out of living rock in a cliff/rock formation. It is 1100 years old, but completely refurnished. Our room and the room for our kids is just huge. Our bed is larger that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As we got to Gamirasu, we were welcomed with fresh orange juice (which is the best I've ever had) and to top it up we were upgraded to a superior family suite instead of the 2 deluxe rooms we had booked ! The rooms were amazing from the view, size, decor, detailing to the fancy bathroom with the jetted tubs... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful, magical hotel with gorgeous rooms, incredible views, and welcoming, fantastic, friendly service. I agree with the other glowing reviews but want to add how warm the service was. An example of this was when we arrived late in the evening and the restaurant was already closed. Without us asking, we were offered soup, snacks, etc. - "you must be... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I have been travelling for a few weeks and this hotel was my favourite. The staff couldn't do enough for you, the setting is spectacular, the rooms are the coolest that I've seen, the food is delicious and very well priced. We didn't leave the hotel except for our hot air balloon ride that they booked for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 2 night in Cappadocia- 1st at Suhan which was disappointing at the least. Gamirasu more than made up for this. If you are in Cappadocia it's best to stay at a cave hotel and you can't go wrong with this one. This hotel gives you a real feel for the place. The food and beverage was excellent and the... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed there for two nights and it was amazing!! Service very friendly, gorgeous views, inside of the rooms very creatively done!! Amongst our stays in Istanbul, Pammukale , Kusadesi and Cappadoccia, this was the best.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel makes great use of the existing cave house with sensitive additions. restaurant and food was great, service excellent. Our room was very spacious and it even had a bath. They put on evening shows such as Whirling Dervishes which was really interesting and made good use of the location for effect

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Address: Ayvali Koyu, Ayvali 50400, Turkey
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Location: Turkey > Cappadocia > Ayvali
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Gamirasu Cave Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
Gamirasu Cave Urgup
Hotel Gamirasu Cave
Gamirasu Cave Hotel Turkey/Cappadocia - Ayvali

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Gamirasu is the name of an exquisitely restored 30 rooms troglodyte cave house opened in 1999, in Ayvali Village near Urgup in the heart of Cappadocia, Turkey. The hotel is located in a restored thousand-year-old Byzantine monastic retreat which offers modern conveniences without distracting from the spiritual feeling of the area which has been known to be inhabited for more than five thousand years. Gamirasu cave Hotel is featured in major international travel guides as one of the best cave hotels of Cappadocia. It is also mentioned as a romantic escape for honeymoons in wedding magazines. ... more   less 
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