Appt is very central located, Tesvikiye, Nisantasi. Local deli, organic market for vegetables/fruits is located in the block. Bars, restaurants, shops and public transportation are couple of blocks away. This enables a quiet night sleep in the city.
Located in the center of the city. Tesvikiye cami, Reasurans carsisi, Atiye sokak are a block away. ITU (Istanbul Technical University), Swissotel, Hilton Parksa, The House Hotel, Park Hyatt, Sofa Otel are in the neighbourhood. There are lots of cool restaurants, cafes, art galeries in the area.
The appt, in Tesvikiye, is very centerly located but at the same time very secure and quite at nights. We have bakkal (Turkish deli), organic market, butcher, pharmacy, dry cleaning in the block.
There are dolmus stops (big size cars for public transport) to Taksim, Eminonu and Kadikoy. Subway station (Osmanbey) is 6-8 min walk away. Besiktas and Kabatas İskelesi are 10-15 min walk on foot.
90sqm 2 Bedroom Apartment on 3rd floor. Please be aware there is no elevator at a historical building so pack lightly. Your room has a queen size comfortable bed, a big size wardrobe. It opens to the terrace so get ready to wake up with birds singing. I think my appt is comfortable, easy to live and relaxing. Bathroom and kitchen are small compared to other rooms.
My neighbours and myself are all young professionals - PR manager, artist (painter), fashion designer. So we value others privacy and sleep at nights.
The appt has everything you could need for your stay and pack light (I am sure you would need those extra space in your luggage for souveniers of Istanbul) including:
- All furnishings,
- 150*190 comfy bed
- High quality clean towels and linens,
- Kitchen appliances and equipment (refrigerator, kettle, toaster, washing machine, cooking utencils and etc)
- LED TV with cable(international channells are available),
- Continuous hot water, hair dryer, soap, shampoo, conditioner.
- Washer and dryer,
- Air conditioning and heating,
- High speed wifi internet,
Also, Istanbul Kart (electronic card for public transportation to be loaded) is available in the appt. With this card, you will have your local transportation cheaper.
The appt is available for guests comfort and needs. Everything you need in a vacation is provided. Washing machine and dryer is asked most of the time. Yes you can easily have laundry and there is fast wifi you can use.
Interaction with guests
I try to be as responsible as needed/asked by guests. While I am leaving keys, I inform about the neighboorhood and basic Istanbul life. Besides I share my personal mobile number and only available for my guests any time they need an assistance.
The building is a historical 3 floor building. Each floor has one appt. My neighbours and myself are young professionals. We value others privacy and security.
- Please make sure you close the front door while you get in/out of the building
- Do not shout/talk highly in the building
- There is no elevator in the building. Get ready hitting the stairs
- Dont forget to take off your shoes in the appt. Slippers will be provided. :)
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