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Spacious Ottoman Style Apartment at the Heart of Everything.

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Last updated: 09/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Istanbul apartment description

The perfect location. Ideal for seeing the historic sites, dining, shopping or sight seeing.
At the heart of Istiklal Street which is the heart of Taxim - the heart of Istanbul.
A spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment with sofa bed in the lounge, in a historic building. Renovated and refurbished to the highest standards. The best of the old with all modern conveniences. Central heating, and air conditioning. Modern kitchen and full marble bathrooms, both with walk in showers.
Across the Street there is a convenience store, Restaurants, bars and shopping. Down the street there are art and antique shops, a bakery and cafe's. Easy access to all the historic locations, Trams, Metro and Taxi's.
There is a local mobile phone in the apartment for you to use when you are out and about. It is pay as you go and can be topped up at any Vodaphone store, the nearest being a few meters from the apartment.
Both bedrooms have there own bathrooms with twin sinks and walk in showers. The beds are queen size with new mattresses and high quality linens. Towels are also supplied and are Turkish cotton - what else!
A play cot - bassinet is also available for rent should you need it.
In the spacious lounge there are 2 sofas. One is a queen size sofa bed for a third couple.
The Kitchen has new appliances including dish washer, oven, microwave, fridge etc.
There is also a washer dryer for guests to use.
Drinking water is supplied from a tower fountain and the house water is filtered as well.
Come and make my home your home and explore Istanbul.

BOOKING.
When you are ready to book please send your name and address for the paperwork. You will receive an email with booking information and an Invoice. You then have 7 days to make flight arrangements and send in the deposit. On receipt of the deposit I will confirm the booking.

PAYMENT
From the USA checks can be sent or funds deposited directly into my US account. I also have an account is Sterling for the U.K. Payments from other countries can be made by Paypal or bank transfer. details on the web site.

Keywords: Apartment, flat, 2 bedroom, central, home, Taxim, Beyoglu, Istanbul, Europe, European side,

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 3

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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          • Convertible bed(s): 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Settee that makes into a Queen bed,...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Please let us know in advance so the crib can be set up for your arrival. The living room has a sofa bed that sleeps 2....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            Luxury marble bathroom with 2 vanity sinks...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            Luxury marble bathroom with 2 vanity sinks...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Everything you will need from a snack to a 5 course meal....moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            6...moreless

          • Dining
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Microwave
          • Dishwasher
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Oven
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Pantry Items
          • Coffee Maker
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Air Conditioning:

            A/C in each room. There is central Heating and constant hot water....moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            All linens, pillows, bedding, towels....moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            There is a parking lot down the road...moreless

          • Towels Provided
          • Living Room
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • 3D movie selection, Skype active TV, WiFi Apple Airport.

              Entertainment

              • Music Library:

                Bring your iPod, iPad plug into the dock provided, charger for Mac book also in the apartment. MP3 dock in the 1st bedroom also....moreless

              • Books:

                A small selection that is growing. please bring a book for the library ...moreless

              • Television:

                Samsung Smart TV with internet facility and skype....moreless

              • DVD Player
              • CD Player

              Communications

              • Broadband Access:

                If you want to connect by cable. please plug in to the back of the router. You will have to supply your own cable....moreless

              • Telephone:

                House phone and mobile phone - pay as you go....moreless

              • Internet
              • Wireless Internet

              Theme

              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Activities

              • Live Theater
              • Restaurants
              • Museums
              • Cinemas
              • Churches
              • Ruins
              • Antiquing
              • Shopping
               

              Reviews

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              from 4 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Fall 2014
              Aug 30 - Nov 1, 2014
              3 night min stay
              $215

              Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

              Winter 2014
              Nov 2 - Dec 20, 2014
              3 night min stay
              $195

              Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

              Holiday New Year 2014
              Dec 21 - Jan 3, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $250
              $1,750

              Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $185

              Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Taxes Not included

              Notes:

              Rates are subject to change till the reservation is confirmed.

              For more that 4 person and 2 bedroom rate please enquire. The apartment can sleep 6 comfortably.


              Cancellation policy:

              Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 09/18/2014
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              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
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              Location

              100 Metres
              Nearest Barpub
              Just round the corner not sure of the name
              10 Metres
              Nearest Restaurant
              Pera

              Car: Not Necessary

              Check out the buskers and street performers along Istiklal every evening.

              The apartment is steps away from restaurants, bars, Shops and historical buildings. Many of the embassies are located within this area. There are antique shops and arts venues This is the place to be and be seen.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2011

              About the owner: Originally from England, I love Istanbul and spend a lot of my time here. I also travel extensively in Europe and Turkey.

              Why the Owner Chose Istanbul:
              This is the perfect location. Steps from Istiklal yet peaceful with a sense of community. I have stayed in many properties before finding this one. It is a large apartment unusual for older properties in Istanbul. Full use was made of the space providing 2 large en suite bathrooms, Large lounge and big kitchen area. You will not feel cramped. Feel free to contact me in the USA. All transactions can be done in Dollars and through US banks, checks etc to my address in Florida.

              The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
              A tea shop in the lobby. Hot tea or coffee any time of day. Dozens of restaurants and shops. entertainment on the door step. Set up for business, WiFi and printer, T.V. and house phone. Mobile phone pay as you go. A host of adaptors and chargers for Apple etc:


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

              Links to more information:

              Guestbook comments from the owner

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              Photos

              • Welcome to Orient Pearl

                Welcome to Orient Pearl

              • Lounge, lots of space to spread out.

                Lounge, lots of space to spread out.

              • Dining Area

                Dining Area

              • Kitchen 
All the appliances you will need.

                Kitchen All the appliances you will need.

              • Bedroom Queen Bed

                Bedroom Queen Bed

              • Bedroom 1

                Bedroom 1

              • Bedroom Two

                Bedroom Two

              • Bathroom 2

                Bathroom 2

              • Bathroom One

                Bathroom One

              • Fresh juice. Orange and Pomegranate to go.

                Fresh juice. Orange and Pomegranate to go.

              • Taxim Metro Station at the top of Istiklal street.

                Taxim Metro Station at the top of Istiklal street.

              • Room to relax in the large lounge.

                Room to relax in the large lounge.

              • Entertainment 
Samsung TV with Skype,3D, DVD, Printer, Surround Sound.

                Entertainment Samsung TV with Skype,3D, DVD, Printer, Surround Sound.

              • Entrance hall, slippers provided.

                Entrance hall, slippers provided.

              • Kitchen

                Kitchen

              • Bed Room Queen Bed

                Bed Room Queen Bed

              • Bedroom Two

                Bedroom Two

              • Sofa Bed in the lounge. sleeps 2.

                Sofa Bed in the lounge. sleeps 2.

              • Bathroom 2

                Bathroom 2

              • Fluffy Towels

                Fluffy Towels

              • Metro Clean, Safe, Cheap and Fast

                Metro Clean, Safe, Cheap and Fast

              • Fresh Fish in the market close to the apartment

                Fresh Fish in the market close to the apartment

              • Room for desert!!

                Room for desert!!

              VRBO #411373

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              This listing was first published here in 2012.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, September 09, 2014

              $185 - $250 per night (USD)
              4

              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

              View calendar: Updated 09/18/14
              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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