First of all, thanks for stopping by!
I present to you, dear travelers stylish, and very bright apartment located in the central and historic district of Istanbul, right on Fener Patrikhanesi and near by the Istanbul sea where is called ''GOLDEN HORN'' between Sultanahmet and Taksim.
The flat is in the area just to be if you visit Istanbul!!!
Here you have a quiet and relaxing place to come home after your adventures in Istanbul, where you can sit face to sun in living room, drink a glass of wine snuggled up in front of the TV or you can walk just one minute to the sea side and lie on to the greens nearby the sea with your glass of wine. The apartment is just one block away to Golden Horn Sea, thats why you have *fresh sea air when you open windows.
The flat is well connected with nearby public transportations with just 1 minute by walk away. You can reach to Taksim or Sultanahmet in 10 minutes by public transportation or in 20 minutes by walking.
For Night Life Lovers, TAKSIM is a major tourist and leisure district famed for its restaurants, shops, cafes, bars, clubs, all amusing nightlife. It is considered the heart of Istanbul. It is a great destination to start of your daily trips.
For History Lovers, SULTANAHMET is the heart of old town where you can see the world famous Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Byzantine Hippodrome, Basilica Cistern and many more... Sultanahmet is like an open air museum.
You will be given smart ticket for cheap public transportation. (if the previous guests dont forget to refund it to me) you can charge it how much you want and enjoy the cheapest way of transportation in Istanbul.
Sultanahmet Square(3,2 m)
Taksim (2.9 km)
Spice Bazaar (1.9 km)
Blue Mosque (2.2 km)
Santa Sophia / Hagia Sophia (3.5 km)
Basilica Cistern (3.2 km)
Grand Bazaar (2.4 km)
Galata Tower (2.6 km)
Galata Bridge (2.2 km)
Byzantine Hippodrome (3.2 km)
Topkapi Palace (3.9 km)
Istanbul Modern Museum (3.5 km) Istiklal Avenue (2.5 km) Eminn Square (2.3 km)
Archaeology Museum (3.6 km)
Kariye Museum (1.3 km)
Beyolu / Pera (2.5 km)
Dolmabahe Palace (4.9 km)
Church of St. Savior (2.9 km)
Historical Peninsula (1.2 km)
Pierre Loti (3.2 km)
Bosporus Tour (2.5 km)
Galata Dervish Dance Studio (2.9 km)
Famous Caalolu Hamam Turkish Bath (3.4 km)
For shoopin lovers The Cehavir Shopping Mall is only 6 km and only 15 km away from to Ataturk Interational Airport.
You will love the position of the apartment and because you're perfectly located in the heart of the old Istanbul, but at the same time situated nearby the peaceful, tree-lined sea side on the beautiful Golden Horn Sea. Neighborhood is an important UNESCO world heritage.
(UNESCO World Heritage: It is the designation for places on Earth that are of outstanding universal value to humanity and to be protected for future generations to enjoy.Such as Pyramids of Egypt, there are examples 1007 heritages in the world.)
The flat has is in the middle of the UNESCO heritage area in Istanbul. All the Istanbul attractions, and touristic places are just minutes away from the flat. Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Grand Bazaar, Taksim, etc... are very close to the apartment! For the little ones, there are many big play grounds in the main street of the building near by the sea!
Our neighborhood The Fener / Balat is a relaxed sea-side street where locals like to live themselves. There are young families and creative people as well as a few Istanbulers who have lived there their whole lives! A great mix of cute local restaurants and shops, bakeries for breakfast, organic food shops...typical Istanbul really!
First parts of the Istanbul has been established around here thousand years ago and still survives. The biggest Greek Church and its Patrick stays there. There are a lot of Ottoman signs in the streets. You can visit very old many famous churches, synagogues and mosques in our neighborhood.
I live on the same street 5 minutes walking distance. I am only a phone call away if you need me.
I prefer to help my guest and interact with them when they need something. I allow my guests to keep their own interaction distance during their stay. If you would like to, its also a good plus to have a drink with my guests.
The apartment consists of a bright living room, one fully equipped kitchen, one bathroom with shower and EC, one sleepingroom with king size bed. The flat has been completely newly renovated in March 2015. I am sure you will also love the apartment and area as much as I do! The complete apartment is for you. It's not a shared one, suitable for couples, families, business travelers, culture addicts, club goers.
NOT suitable for hen/stag parties - thanks!
Living room: There is a comfortable sofa to relax, a flat-screen TV, library with free Istanbul maps and books, events flyers to help you to enjoy the city, table near by the sunny window facing the traditional streets. FREE WI- FI (high speed wireless internet connection)
The private bathroom is featuring a shower fitted with a hairdryer, WC and free toiletries just belongs to you directly in your flat. 24 hours hot water. Fresh clean linens and towels for all guests.
In case you might need to wash your clothes, there is a washing machine and Iron.
Kitchen is a well equipped with refrigerator, washing machine, many pots, dishes, glasses, kettle, oven, and a 4 unit burner. There will be free coffee, tea, sugar during your stay and some snacks for your arrival. If you don't feel like cooking something up, you can always step outside and find something to eat or drink. The area is full of fish restaurants, restaurants, pubs, cafs and bars where you can enjoy local Turkish meals for breakfast, lunch and dinners 7 days of week.
Bedroom with king size double bed for 2 people.
Check-in and out are flexible, depending on your schedule. I guarantee check in from up 14:00pm and check out before 11:00am.
Official check in times can sometimes be flexible - just let us know what time you arrive/leave. If you arrive earlier than 14:00pm or depart later than 11am you can usually leave your bags with us until the apartment is ready/you're ready to go.
No matter through which airport or train station you use to arrive in Istanbul, there is always an easy way to get to the apartment. Even you can come by Taxi, it's not going to cost you more than 40 Turkish lira (40 TL is equals14 = 17$= 10 GBP) I will send you transfer instructions when after your booking both for public transportation and by Taxi. So, you can come how you want.
If you need any advice on what to do and where to go I am here to help and glad to share a few regular haunts of mine in the area... You can see my other listing on my profile and see the perfect comments are made by my previous guests.
Once you have booked please send me your flight departure information (airport name, time, etc) So, I can send you the best way of coming from Airport.
I look forward to hearing from you. Feel free to ask any questions prior to booking and during your stay, send me a message.