We are a family bussines with 12-room boutique hotel based in heart of Cappadocia, Goreme. We have been operating this place since 2014. Due to we live abroad for many years, we have been seen and learned so many other cultures.Also we have visitors all around the world. In this way, we welcome our guests from all over the world in the best way with what we have learned.
There are some goals we want to reach. Our first priority to comfort our guests, which from all around the world, and give them the safe, trusted environment and make them feel like home. On the other hand we are trying to introduce the Cappadocia in the best way possible.
Our hotel is a gate that opens to a magical world full of hot air balloons, beautiful valleys, fairy chimneys, very old churches and mistery history. Also we can say that our kitchen is a mirror of Turkish culture. We desire to show this magnificent and historical world to everyone who comes to Cappadocia with our hospitality.
Besides having a different guests from all around the world also we have different team mates from other countries like Turkish, Argentinean, Australian, Iranian. In total 8 people work our boutique hotel like a family. As locals, two of us working in the kitchen prepairing the foods, one of us serving guests and two of us work at the front desk. Also we have two dogs who helps us running the hotel with fun and cheer.
When a workawayer comes our hotel there will be a chance to learn Turkish from us. And also we can teach our traditional meals. Besides that we can learn from the volunteer their culture, food and hospitality.
Volunteer will see a warming welcome from us like we know each other. Because this is our approach to everyone that we welcome.
We'd love to exchange our language, food, history and culture from each other. Besides that Cappadocia is a very rich region for activities and every district has something to be explore. Mentioning about exploring, there is many valleys in Cappadocia that you can walk into or hiking. There is a chance to see churches on your own while you are walking because we are surrounded by them.
Most popular and old things in Cappadocia are making carpet and pottery. You can watch how they are making or try it on your own.
Another popular activity is flying with balloon. It is a one time life experience that everyone should try. Or you can join to tours with quad-bike or horseback riding ending with sunset from the best place you can see.
If you are interested with history you can go to daily tours in here and learn more about Cappadocia and people who lived in here before us.
The volunteer will make a lots of friends from all around the world and learn about different religions and cultures. Having fun and learning will be an amazing oppurtunity for you.
Volunteer can have benefits from these:
-Full-day Cappadocia tour with a private guide.
-Morning and afternoon hiking trips
-Chance to learn Turkish foods from local colleague
-Learn abour Turkish costumes
-Visit underground cities, open air museums
-Try making local styles of pottery and paint them
-Explore ancient districts and villages
-Jetboat and gondola experience on the Red River
-Oppurtunity to see old houses and mansions
-Closely watch and learn the carpet making
-Oppurtunity to see the traces of different civilizations such as Hittite, Roman and Ottoman
-Volunteer needs to be confident, friendly, compatible, energetic
-We want volunteer to enjoy talking with all different cultures of the world
-We prefer volunteer to understand the social media and have skills to help us grow on instagram and networ
-Volunteer will take photos/videos of our guests with balloons and view from our terrace, rooms and any part of the hotel
-Volunteer has to be prepaire for early mornings to watch the beautiful balloons
Meals and accomodation will be covered by us. Workawayer will stay at our hotel and we are able to give the breakfast and lunch.
Volunteer can explore the town and enjoy the restaurants and cafes.
There is planty of activities like ballooning, horse riding...
Cappadocia such a rich region, the volunteer can plan his/her journey while time off.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week