Dedeli Konak Cave Hotel
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Somewhere I read that Urgup was more laid back than touristy Goreme so we booked a place... A cave hotel in Cappadocia. Now I have to say the hotel is great but it is located down a narrow dark alley and up a lot of stairs. Our first hint that perhaps this wasn't a fancy place was when the bus got stuck in the alley. Eventually, rear view mirrors …
0200 seems like such along time ago - waiting on the driveway at Sunlight wondering if the transport to the airport would arrive. I had been since about 0100 hearing noises and wondering what we should do if it didn't show..........?
Right on time of course, the travel agent him self arrived and sorted out 2 small backpacks (well done …
Late start after a bad's night sleep, possibly the worst so far, due to mid night arrivals and departures of (seemingly) deaf people who had to shout at each other and take phone calls out side your room. We missed breakfast by and hour, or so we thought because as we emerged from our cave, we were directed upstairs and the full spread was still …
With a 0400 wakeup call from Faruk, we were on our way, Sally with a beautiful jacket borrowed from Faruk and I with a couple of layers of t-shirts. It was exciting to see that the balloons were already being filled as we arrived, along with other bus loads of doughy-eyed tourists in the darkness. The balloons lying like dormant giants slowly …
I think I made a mistake with this hotel. It's functional but that's about it. It's high point that there is plenty of hot water. The shower is the antipathy of a 'power shower' but it is hot. There aren't many other room facilities, apart from a very large ironing board, which is odd since there is no iron, but they obviously realized this and covered the ironing board with a sheet and doubled it up as a bed..... now I know where ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
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TravelPod Member ReviewsDedeli Konak Cave Hotel Urgup
The location is down a dark alley and there are a lot of stairs up to the hotel but other than that the place is great! Very helpful staff, good food,and quaint comfy rooms.
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