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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 16 August 2011

My wife and i stayed for 2 nights in May. As frequent business and personal travelers we seek out interesting and unique places that help us connect with the local area and escape the generic tourist crowds. We could not have been happier at Aravan Evi. From the moment we were met at the airport to the moment we left,...

1Thank Dean W
Studio City
Reviewed 18 July 2011

We stayed here for two nights and had a fantastic time. Okan and his family treated us wonderfully. His Mom made the most amazing meals with so much delicious food. The courses just kept coming and coming. Everything was delicious. Okan also helped us arrange everything for our stay in this magical area, including a personal tour, hunt for carpets,...

1Thank Lydia S
alonetraveller87, Owner at Aravan Evi Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We’re so glad you enjoyed your stay. I hope you had a great time at the other places in Turkey. Best wishes from all at Aravan Evi Boutique Hotel.

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 6 July 2011

I think I first learned about Aravan Evi from NYTimes.com while doing research on places to stay in Cappadocia, and I remember being surprised to find out that the restaurant had a few guestrooms on-site. I contacted the owners' son, Okan, through their Web site and corresponded with him on and off for four months. People say that the Turks...

2Thank AlSandiego73
alonetraveller87, Owner at Aravan Evi Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your amazing review of Aravan Evi Boutique hotel. We loved you staying with us, and we hope that you will be able to come again one day. Greeting from all of your friends. Warm regards Okan Yazgan

san francisco
Reviewed 4 July 2011

Our first two nights in Turkey on a three week trip were spent here: Aravan Evi was a perfect entry point to Turkey and it's people. Wonderful and peaceful village setting, excellent and relaxed home cooked meals, fine hosts who couldn't have been more helpful. If you want to really feel Turkey, yet be able to access all the tourist...

1Thank eastwestSanFrancisco
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 13 June 2011

Aravan Evi was the most memorable accommodation of the entire time in Turkey. I felt like we discovered a wonderful secret. I'm so glad we stayed here rather than a cave hotel in a bigger village. Ending our day at Aravan Evi was a welcome respite after spending most of our day surrounded by tour groups. Our room had the...

2Thank NicciR
Reviewed 10 June 2011

It's absolutely worth staying, although it takes 20 minutes from the center of Cappadocia. it is not a fantastic resort hotel, but it's a cozy gem. Okan works his best for my pleasant stay. He arranged all of the tuors perfectly for me. I really enjoyed talking with this young man after the tuors. it was my most heart warming...

Thank dragon020278
Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 29 May 2011

I never had a best experience in the treat than this hotel. The family is very nice and the town is marvellows. When you decide to know Capadocia? Okan give you all information and contact every people to give you all facilities to meet that experience.

1Thank VirgilioyRosari
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 26 May 2011

We also decided on this boutique hotel based on the great reviews on Trip Advisor and were not disappointed. This is a charming little place in a quiet village. Our room was very comfortable and tastefully decorated with a large marble bathroom. I also can't say enough about how helpful Okan was in planning our 3 day stay in Cappadocia....

Thank glenviewgirl
Namakkal, India
Reviewed 14 May 2011

Okan and his family took care of us extremely well. In terms of organising for tours, stay and activities. I recommend this to all who love culture tourism in a village setting. The room was just fabulous and the food was authentic Anatolian (province of Turkey). Wife and I were vegetarians and Okan took special care to serve us just...

Thank Nataraj T
Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
Reviewed 11 May 2011

Aravan Evi exceeded our expectations, which were pretty high due to all the previous great reviews I had read. Okan and his family have one goal: to make your stay as pleasant and authentic as possible. Nothing was too much to ask of them; beginning with the ease of booking months earlier. The rental car was delivered to our door....

Thank LizR155012

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
ARAVAN EVI is a traditional Turkish Village style boutique family hotel. It has been built and hand-crafted with the natural stone of Cappadocia. We offer an excellent blend of Turkish warmth and hospitality with modern, clean facilities. In our small town Ayvali you have the chance to see the real Turkish village style life. It's an old village in the heart of Cappadocia. You might experince the village life and the real Turkish village food. You can see how we cook in our ovens which is called "tandir" in Turkish. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aravan Evi Boutique Hotel

Address: AyvalI Koyu Urgup Merkez, Urgup 50400, Turkey
Region: Turkey > Cappadocia > Urgup
Price Range: ₹ 6,001 - ₹ 6,848 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Aravan Evi Boutique Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Aravan Evi Boutique Hotel Cappadocia/Urgup
Hotel Style:
#11 Romantic Hotel in Urgup
#19 Family Hotel in Urgup
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“Every where is a good view here!”
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“Very comfortable home”
 of 5 bubbles ShantamGyata, 18 Oct 2015 | Read review
“I think there are only three rooms .”
 of 5 bubbles 678victoriak, 5 Nov 2014 | Read review
“There are only three rooms, you can't go wrong with any of them. We stayed in the room on the lower level which had a large sitting area.”
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