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Shoe String Cave House

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Orta Mah. Kazim Eren Sok. No:23, Goreme 50180, Turkey
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Ranked #7 of 17 Specialty lodging in Goreme
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Really confortable and nice hotel. Good situation in Goreme. The swimming pool, hall, breakfast etc. Everything was perfect when we were there. The price-quality relationship is perfect. The staff make our life easier with excursions, airport transfer, etc. Very good in general.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Standard local Cave hotel with large rooms. Swimmingpool in the terrace is a must if you go in summer. No air conditioned in rooms. Breakfast a little basic. Orange juice and omelette must be paid. Hotel allows you to use their facilities (swimmingpool, shower) for late departure. Check over the town before booking any tourist service, there are slight price... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stay there 4 nights. The poll on the terrace is a good idea. .we went in agost and after a full day we always relax at the pool. Staff very kind and gentle and help u for all u need. They suggest some excurcion that u can find little cheaper if u get directly to the agency . Breakfast... More

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Brighouse
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Conveniently situated in Goreme, on a quiet street, got a good welcome, we were in a car as we like to be independent, but not a lot of parking (but we managed). This has a very pretty courtyard and a relaxed atmosphere to meet other travelers. Not the best breakfast, but in all honesty for what you are paying this... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Shoe String Cave House is more of a hostel rather than hotel. Most rooms don't have a bathroom and guests are to use the bathroom and sinks right at the entrance of the court yard. We were fortunate enough to book a suite that included a pretty large bathroom and a beautiful bed engraved in the cave stone and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay at the shoe string was very short but we thoroughly enjoyed it. We arrived at 2am and we were kindly greeted by the man at reception who made us tea and snacks before bed. The buffet breakfast was very good value and the structure and design of the hotel was amazing! The staff were very helpful when our... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in the dorm room and like all the rooms it was in a cave. When backpacking there are some luxuries you just don't get but shoe string has them all... Comfortable beds, good shower pressure, free towel, amazing breakfast and the softest sheets oh and there is a roof top pool!! Best value for money in Goreme!! Would... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we booked this hotel, we had no idea that there is a real cave room. The hotel is situated in a convenient location in the heart - and at the same time, on a quiet street. Very convenient to walk to the center, all the shops and markets nearby. Reсeption staff very nice, they gave us all the necessary... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Shoestring Cave Hotel was very good. Pegasus Airlines left my checked in luggage in Istanbul and the staff at the hotel were very helpful calling Kayseri Airport to track it down once it arrived. The staff were also helpful in booking transfers. My room was exceptionally clean and the bed comfortable enough. The swimming pool was a huge pro as,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Great location close to restaurants, convenience stores etc. The layout, plants, dog etc all work together to create a lovely atmosphere & the pool is much appreciated after a hot day out sightseeing. It was a nice change not to need artificial air conditioning as the rooms were nice & cool, being made out of the natural earth or stone.... More

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Address: Orta Mah. Kazim Eren Sok. No:23, Goreme 50180, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Cappadocia > Goreme
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Shoe String Cave House 2*
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Shoe String Cave Pension Hotel Goreme
Shoe String Cave House Goreme, Cappadocia, Turkey

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ShoeString Cave House is in Göreme, at the very heart of the Cappadocia region. With great care for the environment and for the natural beauty of the rocks, five ancient cave houses have been restored and converted into accommodation where both Turkish and foreign visitors are made welcome. ShoeString Cave House has 23 bedrooms, an open air swimming pool and indoor and outdoor sitting and eating areas. ... more   less 
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