The Galata neighbourhood of Istanbul's European Beyolu 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.
Other Things to Note
2Bedroom- 1 livingroom and 3Bath-2 kitchen
1livingroom with 2 dinning table seats 10 people.
Large entrance: Suitable for luggage space.
Bedroom1 :1dbl bed & 1 single sofa bed with ensuite bath
Bedroom 2: 1 dbl bed & 1 extra foldable bed upon request. En-suite shower (no toilet)
Livingroom : 2 large dinnig table with small white table suitable for 10people with 1 single sofa
Bathroom2 : Full bathroom with toilet and hairdryer
Bathroom3 : Full bathroom with toilet
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 Caf 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, washer dryer, cable tv, babycot, towels, bedsheets, kitchen, washer&dryer, 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 Tnel Tram Station and 5 mins from Karakoy Metro and also Port by walk. Sultanahmet is 10minutes by Karaky metro. Kadky(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 iek Pasaj, Balk Pazar * 10 mins to Demirren 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
Check-out: * Check-out hour is 12:00 (Noon). Please leave the keys on the table and shut the door. Please note the lost keys will be charged 30eu.
Free Services: * Wi Fi * Bills * Before check-in cleaning * 7/24 Warm water