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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed April 7, 2015

Tafoni hotel is excellent, both for localization, as by its services and for its employees. Everybody are very helpful. If you need any tips, do not hesitate to contact Tuncer, a young official of the hotel that always has lots of tips and a lot to teach you about the beautifull stories of Capadoccia.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed January 13, 2015

We stayed here from 19-21Dec14 and even though only for 2 nights, I’ve grown attached to this hotel so much so that I wish I could have stayed longer. On the day when we arrived (just the 2 of us) the coolest Manager, Mr Halit Celik welcomed us with his warmth smile. Brought us to his office to check in...

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1Thank Nurelbi
Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

This is a such a place that u feel like you are at home. It's decoration is nice by keeping cappadocia's atmosphere..they had thought everything in detail. Breakfast is great.. Fresh orange juice, eggs, gözleme..u can find whatever u want. They try to make u happy as much as possible. Rooms are decorated in different style. But each room has...

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2Thank HAN122
Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

A+ service.. Very well thought details in the rooms and the personnel is there whenever you need them with their local naive behaviour.. Absolutely perfect, making our mystical trip to Cappadocia a warm heaven.. More than a hotel, Tafoni Houses offer a complete peace..

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2Thank Arzu G
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed September 3, 2014

Unique cave hotel with everything on hand. Fast wifi, great staff.The rooms are built in the ancient cave style. There is even a spa tub. The ambience is great. We used this as our base in Cappadocia & the hotel was such a delight to go home to in the evening, have drinks on the lawn with our fellow travellers...

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2Thank Laraine F
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed August 26, 2014

We absolutely loved this boutique accommodation experience. The suite we had was so cleverly presented with such care to preserve ancient history but present it with such style for demanding guests like ourselves. The garden and balconies are charming. We slept in such silence but were still able to enjoy the benefits of internet in our cave complex. The management...

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2Thank RalphJGreen
Perth, Australia
Reviewed August 5, 2014

This beautiful little hotel is located in a peaceful and secluded part of the rustic, traditional village of Orthisar. It is also within taxi range of large and trendy Cappodocian towns such as Urgup and Goreme. The spacious suites are individualized, opulent and luxuriously fitted throughout in the modern style. The building itself and the landscaping are lovely and the...

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3Thank Wooditch
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed July 20, 2014

My husband and I stayed at this hotel with our small tour group and we were so pleased we had a two night stay. It was the nicest hotel on our tour. We loved the uniqueness of it. Amazing rooms with plenty of space and we loved having a large corner spa bath AND a large shower! The staff were...

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2Thank MattandKatG
Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed June 18, 2014

We stayed 2 nights at the Tafoni suits in the begining of June. The rooms are truely romantic and unique. Each one decorated with supreme taste and elegance The bathrooms are specially luxurious and include huge jacuzzi tubs. Perfect for relaxing after a long day discovering the area. We were a group of six and with advance ordering had a...

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2Thank Suzy8569
Davao City, Philippines
Reviewed June 16, 2014

My family of six spent the best 2 nights of our trip in this cozy, inviting and wonderful hotel. During our visit, my family was the only occupants of the hotel which made us feel that we were staying in our own private villa. My siblings and I got to choose our own rooms and my brother and I, chose...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
THE PROPERTY With its unique location in Ortahisar Village, literally meaning Middle Fortress, Tafoni Houses offers the discerning traveler convenience of being minutes away from major sites as well as proposing an ambience of seclusion and tranquility. Having thirteen spacious suites that are hosted in ancient cave dwellings, accommodation at Tafoni Houses expresses finess and elegance accessorized by objets d’art and art deco furniture. With its spacious outdoor terraces and lush landscaping, Tafoni Houses offers the aura of a private club where guests can enjoy socially inviting ambiences, or else, they may prefer to disappear for an intimate getaway. Whether the call is for a relaxing massage treatment in your cave or a sip of cocktail while watching the starlit skies with vintage telescopes, at Tafoni Houses you will “Unveil Il Canto di Cappadocia”. Surroundings As soon as the sun rises, upon hearing the ballads of chanting sparrows and hoopoes, you will feel that at Tafoni Houses you are at a fabled place…immersed in an enchanting ambience of pastoral life located in the midst of cave homes of local villagers. Taking a morning hike through the narrow streets and alleys of Ortahisar Village, as a gesture of traditional hospitality, you will be invited into homes of locals that will greet you with warm smiles offering you a glass of home-made lemonade or a slice of halva. Embraced by Greco-Mediterranean stone-built houses, you will be exposed to a non-commercialized, authentic ambience of daily life of the indigenous people that may walk by you with their mules, or flocks of sheep and cattle. If you prefer to walk across from Tafoni Houses, you will reach the view point that has one of the most stunning panoramas of Cappadocia embellished by picturesque rock formations, and surrounding valleys hosting vineyards and fruit orchards. For hikers, bikers and equestrians…surrounding valleys of Tafoni offers breath taking tracks. We invite you to come and experience an amazing ambience of “Undiscovered Cappadocia”. Amenities In Cappadocia time seems to flow with more eloquence. At Tafoni Houses that you will live joyous moments in style enhanced by hospitality of our passionate staff. After spending days of touring exploring the treasures of Cappadocia, you can return to your room to enjoy relaxing moments by immaculate treatments of our masseur. In the late afternoon you are invited to join us at Hookah Terrace to experience smoking the famed tobacco hookah of Turkish culture with the company of a selection of teas on charcoal fire. After dinner, we would like to see you visit us at Galileo Terrace to watch the starlit sky with vintage telescope; an experience unique to Tafoni Houses. If you are in the mood to listen to the songs of the spurs echoing on the steep slopes of surrounding rock formations, join us for a ride on the famous horses of Cappadocia. At Tafoni Houses we are fine-tuned to “wow” you with experiences and sincere hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tafoni Houses

Address: Eski Mahalle Ortahisar Urgup, Ortahisar 50400, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Cappadocia > Ortahisar
Price Range: $78 - $473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Tafoni Houses 1*
Number of rooms: 13
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“We stayed in the Roller nest Rm 104 a very comfortable large room with a lower level bath room with spa. The room has a four place dinning table and a cane setting with coffee table to relax after a long day. The bed was a joy to sleep in a very comfortable king size bed, we would recommend when you are in Cappadocia Turkey you stay at the Tafoni Houses Cave Hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles geofreye, Jul 18, 2016 | Read review
“Your expectations of a relaxed and comfie holiday will be met.”
 of 5 bubbles ishobha, Mar 31, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are spacious suites”
 of 5 bubbles K_Kunkewitz, Oct 21, 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are cave rooms. No concern you'll miss out.”
 of 5 bubbles lindasE7599RU, Aug 27, 2015 | Read review
“Some rooms have the original narrow openings into the back cave”
  • Living room, with
  • Bedroom cave - used to be a storeroom
 of 5 bubbles pete4472, Jul 2, 2015 | Read review
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