Gamirasu is the name of an exquisitely restored twenty-five-room troglodyte cave house opened in 1999, in Ayvali Village near Urgup in the heart of Cappadocia, Turkey.
The hotel is located in a restored thousand-year-old Byzantine monastic retreat which offers modern conveniences without distracting from the spiritual feeling of the area which has been known to be inhabited for more than five thousand years.
Gamirasu cave Hotel is featured in major international travel guides as one of the best cave hotels of Cappadocia. It is also mentioned as a romantic escape for honeymoons in wedding magazines.
The hotel has a total of twenty rooms:Standart Double, Deluxe Room, Cave Suites, Family Suites and Superior Suites.
Gamirasu hotel is a combination of seven old houses with twenty-five rooms, exquisitely restored and combined. Part of the hotel was used by Christian monks until recently. Some of the rooms were actually monk cells. The quality of the cave rooms makes you feel cool in the summer and warm in the winter.
Volcanic rock called "tufa" is perfect insulation material which keeps the temperature between 10 - 15 degrees Celsius throughout the year. All rooms are different from each other in their size, shape and qualities.
Standart Rooms : Private shower & W.C. (Toilet) in the room, Telephone, Hair dryer, Central heating
Cave Suites: King size bed,Private modern bathroom with spray or bathtub Jacuzzi as well as shower and W.C. (Toilet),Bathrobe and towel set,Quite & Garden level,Telephone,Hair dryer,LCD TV (with national & international channels),Minibar,Wireless internet connection,Music player (speakers in the room and bathroom),Kettle: tea and coffee,Central heating ( Naturally cool for hot summer days as it is a cave room )
Body Care massage, Turkish Cuisine Course, Yoga and Massage therapy