Discover a selection of 1,000 holiday rentals in Istanbul that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 16 per night, and villas and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Istanbul. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Historical Istanbul will entice you

Enjoy the area's history, cathedral and museums with a rental holiday home in Istanbul. This city's monuments, shopping and architecture draw many visitors. Local cultural sights include Hagia Sophia and Istanbul Archaeology Museum. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Istanbul

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Istanbul a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • TurkuaZoo (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Kilic Ali Pasha Hamam (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Bomontiada (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Miniaturk (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Veliefendi Racecourse (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Isfanbul Theme Park (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Istanbul

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Istanbul. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gulhane Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Taksim Gezi Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Golden Horn Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Macka Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Piyer Loti (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Turkbalon (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Istanbul

Fly into Istanbul (IST-Ataturk Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.9 mi (12.7 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Istanbul (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen Intl.), which is 19.7 mi (31.8 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Istanbul Kumkapi Station, Istanbul Yenikapi Station and YeniKapi Station are the main stations in the city. It's easy to get around Istanbul by jumping on the metro at Laleli-University Station, Beyazit Station or Cemberlitas Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Istanbul?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 1,010 vacation rentals near Istanbul. From 20 villas to 578 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Istanbul for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.