The hotel was much better than expected! The pictures showed a gorgeous facility, but did not capture the true beauty of location and incredible staff! I was treated like royalty as soon as I arrived. The staff made sure I had everything I needed and more. They made all of the experiences very organized and fun. I was there two days, and I will be sure to visit during a warmer time (Spring or early Fall).
I went on their recommended balloon ride tour! Was not sure since cold weather, but I am so glad I did! Everything was memorable from this short trip and I can't wait to go back!
"Everything I could hope for in Cappadocia and more"
Best hotel experience ever (and I've slept on all 7 continents and in 32 countries). I took a quick overnight with my father to fulfill my dream of seeing Cappadocia and Colleen and Adnan at Hotel Cave Konak made the entire experience perfect! Amazing rooms, unparalleled hospitality and perfect location.
First, Colleen and Adnan are incredible hosts as others have stated. Colleen speaks english (native) and turkish and was able to coordinate our airport transfer, tour, balloon ride and anything else we could think of, I cannot express how easy and fun she made our short stay in Cappadocia. Utilize her knowledge and services and make your trip easier!
For her hospitality alone I would strongly recommend the hotel. But Hotel Cave Konak is more than the kind and caring owners. The rooms themselves are simply amazing. My cave room was such a unique experience that cannot be replicated anywhere in the world and was exactly what I wanted (Byzantine room). My father stayed in a 1/2 above 1/2 below ground room which was also amazing (Ottoman). Check the hotel website for room descriptions but any room will delight.
Location is perfect, near center of town and Urgup is not over touristy like Goreme (our tour crossed through Goreme about 10x in one day!), Urgup has a nice local, friendly and real feel. A hamam is across the street and grocery stores, restaurants and shops are around the corner. Other hotels I looked at in Urgup are about a 15 minute walk from these conveniences.
My fiancee and I wanted to spend New Years Eve in Capadoccia and this hotel did not disappoint. The room was very comfortable and authentic. The staff was friendly and the breakfast each morning was fresh and tasty. I would recommend this location to all. The only thing that would have made the visit perfect was to have a working fireplace in the room as the website stated. The management tried to make the fireplace in the room work, but it only filled the room with smoke. Apparently, there was some parts that were needed, but had not arrived. Other than this our experience at Dere Suites and in Capadoccia was very memorable. I've traveled to 33 countries and stayed in hundreds of different hotels...I would stay here again.
Family owned and take great pride in insuring your comfort. This was our second visit, the first was two years ago for our honeymoon. I am American and my wife is Turkish, plus we brought our niece and her husband. They heard us say our niece and her husband were newly weds and surprised them by upgrading their room free of charge. Also, while we were gone they put rose pedal in their room with romantic towel swans on the bed. The next day they surprised them with a fruit basket and bottle of wine, very nice of them to put the extra effort into making it special for them. The breakfast was included with our stay and the chef was fantastic and served a European breakfast along with eggs cooked the way you like. We asked for an extra comforter for our room and it was waiting when we got in that night. Manager/owner speaks fluent English and is as nice as they come and will help you out in any way he can. This is why we returned two years later and was treated with open arms and politeness. All rooms are very nice, just depends on how much you want to spend and what size of room you want. Even the basic room is really nice with large beds.
Mike from Oregon and Turkey
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Agréable séjour, agréable personnel très hospitalier et très accueillant. Chambre spacieuse avec baignoire jacuzzi !! petit dejeuner certes un peu trop simple mais suffisant, terasse agrable, proximité de la gare routiere.
Iss from Paris, France
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