Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Kartal

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Kartal. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the island views, seaside and shopping. Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Kartal

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Kartal has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Watergarden (8.4 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Faruk Yalcin Zoo and Botanical Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Suada Island (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Kilic Ali Pasha Hamam (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Bomontiada (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Istanbul Golf Club (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kartal

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Kartal is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sedef Island (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Yorukali Plaji (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Aydos Hill (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Yorukali Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Eskibag plaji (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Prince Islands (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Kartal

Fly into Istanbul (SAW-Sabiha Gokcen Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.8 mi (11 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Istanbul (IST-Ataturk Intl.), which is 19.9 mi (32.1 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Istanbul Kartal Station, Istanbul Atalar Station and Istanbul Yunus Station are the main stations in the area.

How many vacation rentals are available around Kartal, İstanbul?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 2 vacation rentals around Kartal. From 2 house rentals to 2 , find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Kartal?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Kartal:

  • Taksim Square: 261 vacation rentals
  • Fatih: 187 vacation rentals
  • Sisli: 334 vacation rentals
  • Beyoglu: 441 vacation rentals
  • Besiktas: 41 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Kartal?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Kartal. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Kartal Marina: 740 vacation rentals
  • Istanbul Atalar Station: 748 vacation rentals
  • Istanbul Kartal Station: 741 vacation rentals
  • Istanbul Yunus Station: 736 vacation rentals
  • Kartal Art Playhouse: 741 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kartal listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kartal?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 2 Houses in Kartal. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kartal include:

  • House: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kartal?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Kartal. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.