Made up of five ancient cave dwellings, Shoestring Cave House offers unique converted cave accommodation in the heart of the Cappadocia region, with a mix of 20 private hotel rooms and 4 cave dorms for independent or budget travellers. A range of standard, deluxe, suite and family rooms you will definitely find something to meet your needs in this cave complex. All rooms include TV, phone, free WiFi, central heating, hot water and natural air conditioning provided by the colourful stone walls. All hotel rooms have en-suite bathroom and shower, some also have jacuzzi bath and stunning views over Goreme. While some rooms are built from local stone the majority are cut into the original volcanic rock. A stay in this hotel will be a true ‘Flintstones’ experience.

Shoestring Cave House also offers guests an outdoor swimming pool and a charming rooftop terrace which is a fantastic place to relax with a book from the mini library and watch the sunset over the magnificent valley and rock formations. If you’re feeling hungry after a hiking about the nearby UNESCO Open Air Museum then you can order a delicious Turkish meal in the onsite restaurant or ask one of the knowledgeable and friendly staff members to recommend a local restaurant in Goreme. A tasty complimentary Turkish buffet breakfast is laid out for guests each morning.

At only 1km from the open-air museum, 2km from Red and Rose Valley’s and 5km from Uchisar Castle, Shoestring Cave House is in an ideal position for exploring the area. Ask the English speaking reception staff for ideas and itineraries and help booking day tours.

How to get to Shoestring Caves:
Located only a few hundred meters from Goreme bus station, only 5 minutes walk from the bus station.
Shoestring Caves offer free pickup from Goreme bus station. Ask at the Tourist Information Office at the bus station and they will call Shoestring Caves for your pick up or give you the directions if you prefer to walk. The Tourist Information Office is open 24 hours.

  • Facilities
  • BBQ facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Terrace
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Turkish bath
  • Massage
  • Fitness
  • Spa Facilities
  • Street parking
  • Parking garage
  • Services
  • Free wifi
  • Laundry service
  • Money Exchange
  • Safe-deposit box
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Actvities
  • Beach
  • Volleyball
  • Billiards
  • Table tennis
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Dart
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