The Galata neighbourhood of Istanbul's European Beyoğlu district is one of its most vibrant and culturally significant areas; neo-classical architecture and winding streets attract savvy Istanbulites who come here to shop, eat, party and drink. Flat is located at the hearth of hippest quarter. 18th century historical building which is 130years old near Galata Tower renovated in 2007 by a very well-known architect. Street is popular with Neo classical buildings houses, cafes. Artistic area off the beaten tourist track. Both the building and the apartment itself are spectacular -- high ceilings, marble staircases, original hardwood floors. Originally worked on by Armenian stone masters.
The apartments are located in Galata, a historic and bohemian district in central Istanbul. Galata is just above the Bosphorus, near Beyoglu, and linked to Sultanahmet by bridge and tram. They're all within a short distance of Istiklal Caddesi, tram stops, the metro and ferry piers.
This neighborhood has stood out in Istanbul with its culture and history since the Byzantium & Ottoman age. It offers a quiet, safe ambience, with step away to local markets, including a fresh food market on Sundays, and is 5 minutes from Beyoglu and Istikral street, offering access to art, entertainment, shopping, night clubs, historical old buildings and museums. Many historical sites to visit in the area including the Galata Tower and also Dervish whirling dance show every weekend near by. Wonderful and friendly neighborhood.
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This is the advert of 2 flats next to each other on the 1st floor (not street level)
in the same building. You will have two seperate keys. 1st flat accomadates 11pp and 2nd flat accomadates 9people. In total 20people. Flat have plenty rooms, bathrooms, kitchens and suitable for large groups, large wedding groups. Kindly check the configurations below and make sure if it fits well with you.
Bedroom 1: 1dbl bed with shower (en-suite- no toilet)
Bedroom2 : 1dbl sofa bed and ( 1 extra bed-upon request) with full bathroom.
Small service kitchen2 in bedroom
KİTCHEN utensils: Owen, cooker, fridge, cooking utensils, kettle
Bathrooms have hair dryer, hand soap.
Floor : On the 1st floor (not street level). Suitable for elderley people and kids. Stairs are quite wide. Elevator not available.
Food : Just in front of the building, there are several beautiful cafes. You have 10% discount at all the cafes. You can have one of the best Beyoglu breakfast at Café Privato. The bonus is a fresh fruit and vegetable truck that would park in front the building door every day.
Utensils : A/C , wireless internet, (no tv), babycot, towels, bedsheets, kitchen utensils, oven, iron&board, hairdryer are provided. hot water 24h/7.
Public Transport: While your stay, you will be 1minute away (by walk)from Galata Tower, Istiklal street &Tunel, 3 mins away from the Sishane Metro station , 5 mins away from the Tünel Tram Station and 5 mins from Karakoy Metro and also Port by walk. Sultanahmet is 10minutes by Karaköy metro. Kadıköy(Asian Side) in 15 minutes as well.
* 1-2 Mins to public buses * 3-4 Mins to tram * 10 Mins to metro
Attractions (By walk): * 3-4 mins to Istiklal Street and also Nightlife * 10 mins to Çiçek Pasajı, Balık Pazarı * 10 mins to Demirören Shopping Mall * 15 mins to Taksim Square * 1mins to Galata Tower * 15 mins to Old Town Sultanahmet, Grand Bazaar (Metro)
Arrival: * Easy to find * We will send you address description with map * Turkish description to show Taxi drivers * Havatas (Airport Buses) Taksim stop is 10-12 mins by taxi
Car Parking: Private car parking is available at Galata Tower square. 50meters distance to flat. Per day 25YTL.
Check-in: * I'll be there for you. * Your flat will be ready at most 16:00 pm for sure. But we are quick, and most probably will finish cleaning earlier. No additional charge for early check-in if the flat is ready. * Late Check-in fee: 15€ after 21:00 pm, 20€ after 24:00 pm
Check-out: * Check-out hour is 12:00 (Noon). Please leave the keys on the table and shut the door.
Free Services: * Wi Fi * Bills * Before check-in cleaning * 7/24 Warm water
After you successfully submit your reservation request, you will receive an e-mail response from the home owner or property manager, within the next 24 hours. At this point, the full details of your confirmed reservation including the address of the property and the contact details of your local host will be shared with you through e-mail.
We hope you have a pleasant stay!