The flat is quite original in a way that has historical and lovely spark. There is a balcony in where you can see Galata Tower while you enjoy your coffee.
Previous owner of the flat was an English painter and you can see teo of his paintings in the flat. It is very spacious and there are two tables that you can sit and enjoy your food or drinks with friends, family.
The bathroom has one shower and one bath and it's not easy (especially in Istanbul) to find two at the same time.
The flat is a minute walking distance to Galata Tower and from the balcony you can actually see the tower.
There arw plenty restaurants, bars nearby and also markets are easy to reach.
You can walk to Karaköy area within 5-10 minutes and take the tram from there to Eminönü or Sultanahmet.
The blue couch in the living room can become a double bed.
Before your arrival, I share with you via mails more information about the flat and answer to your questions if you have any in mind.
Unless I am not in the city due to a family vacation or something else, I prefer to welcome you myself, show you the place, give you a brief information about what is where in the neighbourhood.
For arrival from the airport: Fastest and cheapest way is to take the metro and then walk to the flat. You can also use Havaş bus from either Atatürk or Sabiha Gökçen airport, taksis are usually is around 60-70 TL from Atatürk and 90-100 TL from Sabiha Gökçen airport.
You can find taxis from everywhere very easily.
Interaction with guests
You can reach me via e-mail or text/call. I'm happy to help you with any questions you have in mind.
Other things to note
The building is around 170 years old therefore there is no escalators, you need to walk up to 4th floor but the steps are easy to go up :)
- Please be very cautious when you open and close the windows.
- Always CLOSE the door of the balcony before you leave.
- Silence is needed after 10 p.m in the evening. Please be respectful to neighbours.
Please wash the dishes
NO shoes inside the flat
Be respectful of other neighbours and silence aft(PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN) p.m)
Hello everyone :)
I'm Kardelen from Istanbul, Turkey. For now I live in Istanbul and enjoy hosting you. I also love travelling as I am a wanderer and was born traveler :)
I had a coffee shop in Karaköy area for over two years. I lived in London, L.A for a long time. These days I am interested in playing drums, meeting and hosting people, spending time with my two cats and my dog :)