Ecological Historical Apartment in Galata

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  • 3 bedrooms
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Apartment

Welcome to an UNIQUE HISTORICAL apartment of Istanbul!

It is located 1 minute walking distance from the Galata Tower (11th CC). The apartment was an old Greek Guest House, more than 150 years ago and current restored frescoes indicates many stories in our flat.

VERY CENTRAL,walking distance to many significant places such as consulates and historical places. EASY ACCESSIBILITY from many directions by metro, bus, tram, and taxi. You may be saving your time to RELAX and ENJOY ISTANBUL MORE. It is in a friendly and safe neighborhood which is surrounded by many historical places, cafes, restaurants, gift shops, groceries and bookshops.

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Ecological Historical Apartment in Galata
Istanbul, Istanbul & Marmara, Turkey

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Our apartment is very distinctive with it's occupants who are keen to preserve Istanbul's history. It is ranked as one of the unique building in the Istanbul Guide. It is located a few min to Istiklal Street which is the HEART OF ISTANBUL, on which there are many WELL KNOWN restaurants, museums, art galleries, cinemas, stores and street entertainment most times. The side street has full of famous drink houses, pubs, bars, night clubs, cafes, bookstores and gift shops. The area is also very close to 'Cukurcuma' in which numerous of antique stores.

You can see/feel the COSMOPOLITAN frame, SUFI SOUL at the 'Galata Mevlevihanesi' and the Byzantium structure of İstanbul, just 2 min away.
You will see the HISTORICAL VIEW FROM EACH WINDOW. If you forget to buy a TRADITIONAL GIFT to your friends, the shops are only an arm distance.

Just to give you an approximate idea about the WALKING DISTANCE:

** Istiklal Street - 3 mins. (The heart of Istanbul night and culture life)
** Sishane Metro Station- 5 mins.
** Tunel Tram Station - 2 mins.
** Sufi Place Galata Mevlevihanesi -2 mins
** Historical Galata Bridge & Karakoy Ferry Pier - 10 mins.
** Taksim Square 10 mins.
** Historical Penunsula- 15 min
** Authentic 'Balik Pazari' & 'Cicek Pasaji' 7 mins.
** Tunnel - 2 mins. (Historically it is the 2nd Metro system of the world)
** Sultanahmet Historical Places - 25 mins. (~7 mins. by Tram)
** 'Grand Bazaar' (kapali Carsi) & Spice Bazaar - 20 mins. (~8 mins. by Tram)
** Kabatas Ferry Station which takes you to nearby relaxing islands (Burgaz, Heybeli, Heybeli , Buyuk Ada) ~20 mins
** Besiktas 20 mins to take a tour to magnificent Bosphorous.
**Most consulates are also in walking distance

More About This Location

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Getting There

Nearest ferry port: 0.5
Nearest airport: ~ 7
Car is not necessary


Last updated on February 21, 2015
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  • Hair dryer
  • A/C or climate control
  • Central heating
  • Washing Machine
  • Towels Provided
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Short breaks allowed (1-4 days)
  • Iron
  • Long term rentals allowed (over 1 month)
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Safe
  • Corporate bookings allowed
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Linens Provided
Phone / Internet
  • Internet Access
  • Wireless Internet
Property Features
  • Parking
  • Ocean or water views
  • Microwave
  • Grill
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Stove or Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Kettle
  • Freezer
  • Books
  • Balcony or terrace
  • 5 Dining chairs
  • 1 Lounge chair
  • Pet friendly - no
  • Smoking allowed - no
  • Suitable for children - yes
  • Suitable for the elderly - yes
  • Wheelchair accessible - no

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