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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 19 July 2016

From the time we arrived we were greeted with very friendly, caring and smiling staff who couldn't do enough for us. The meals were simple but very delicious especially the barbecue the chief put together on Wednesday night. A very enjoyable and welcoming hotel.

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Manama, Bahrain
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Awesome stay...highly recommend all d tourists to stay here for d wonderful experience we had..😍😍 Very unique of its own...it's a mixed experience of ancient cave with contemporary interiors. ..luv to b there again

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Dubai
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The stay was comfortable. The hotel is beautiful moreover the staff especially dağhan cenk (sales manager) was extremely helpful. Each room in this hotel was different and each one of it had its own uniqueness.

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Fahaheel, Kuwait
Reviewed 10 July 2016

It is preferred if they have knowledge of customer regions food/living tastes requirements More of professionalism would improve the servicing/ performance errors as it is managed by small staff. Overall nice location view and relaxed environment

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TafoniEvleri, Satış Müdürü at Tafoni Houses, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback and kindly note that we would never forget your special requests about your dinners without garlic and onions depends on your brother's family but with for you and your family, will always remember your houmus requests as you remember :) and hope you wont forget our handmade tandoori bread :) Dağhan Özöncül Sales...

SOUTH AFRICA DENDRON
Reviewed 24 June 2016

We stayed here for 2 days while touring in Cappadocia. What a lovely place! We stayed in a rock cave room - Gold Finch no 106. A beautiful room with a sitting area, balcony and a big bathroom. The manager is a wonderful man. We received great service. The breakfast is plane, but adequate. I will always remember the rock...

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TafoniEvleri, Genel Müdür at Tafoni Houses, responded to this review

Dear our valued guest, Thank you for recommending us to all travelers via tripadvisor.We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and had a great time. We hope your travel plans would bring you back to Cappadocia in the future and give us an other chance to welcome you. Our best friend Jojo is saluting with his...

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Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Words cannot express our experience. Tucked in a secluded corner in a quaint village in Cappadocia region of Turkey, a charming boutique cave hotel. The hotel rooms are decorated very smart, tasteful blend of contemporary with tradition. Very personal service with attention to details, food was absolutely delicious, from salad, appetizer to special baklava from local bakery. Special Music selection...

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TafoniEvleri, Konuk İlişkileri Müdürü at Tafoni Houses, responded to this review

Dear Guest; Thank you for your review of your recent stay at the Tafoni Houses Cave Hotel. We appreciate you taking the time to leave detailed feedback of your stay, and are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. It's a pleasure to hear from you, and wonderful to receive such glowing feedback! I have shared your kind comments...

ahmadi, Kuwait
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Extraordinary brilliant and perfectly nestled in the cave ambiance. We were torn between enjoyiing our time in the comfort of our room or relazing and soaking i the wonderful surrounding landscape. The rooms are spacious and comfortable. Plus how often do you get to stay in the luzury of a save. Tje ad,omostratopm amd rpp, servoces staff gave is a...

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Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

I was there on July 2015. Everything was perfect, welcoming staff, tremendous breakfast buffet, a great cave room with an enchanting jacuzzi inside. Location was also great it is just in the center of Cappadocia, you can reach all historical places within minutes. It was a great experience to stay at Tafoni Houses Cave Hotel, it is highly recommended.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 December 2015

This hotel gets top marks for its unique setting, carved into the rock face. The room we have was spacious and comfortable. The staff were friendly and accommodating with adequate English There are a lot of steps and though the porter carried the bags up, it was still a chore to carry oneself up. Moreover there was a step into...

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Gurgaon, India
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

Just finished spending three days at the hotel. The experience is celestial, out of the world, fantabulous, words actually fail me.. A truly lovely and well designed boutique hotel with 13 odd suites, each different from the other and extremely aesthetically designed. All suites are cave rooms with all modern fittings with an archaic decor. Steps leading to the bathroom...

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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
Region: Turkey > Cappadocia > Ortahisar
Price Range: £70 - £273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Tafoni Houses 1*
Number of rooms: 13
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“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, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Your expectations of a relaxed and comfie holiday will be met.”
 of 5 bubbles ishobha, 31 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are spacious suites”
 of 5 bubbles K_Kunkewitz, 21 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are cave rooms. No concern you'll miss out.”
 of 5 bubbles lindasE7599RU, 27 Aug 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, 2 Jul 2015 | Read review
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