This is Queen. It consists of a large living room, three bedrooms, a kitchen, a balcony, one full bathroom and an additional W.C. built on a total area of 130 square meters (1399 square feet). It is capable of accommodating 11 people with 3 single beds in the large room, a queen bed in the room with balcony, a queen in the small room, sofa bed for 2 people in living room and 2 single portable beds (real bed) which can be used in any room.
In the kitchen you can find more than enough plates, forks, spoons, knives, pots and cooking equipment and stove, coffee maker, kettle, french press, toaster, juice extractor, microwave oven, refrigerator, freezer, dish washing liquid, dish towel, various spices, special Turkish olive oil and vinegar, some snack food that you can eat and drink as cold/hot when you enter the flat.
There is 24/7 hot water. You can find slippers, soap, liquid soap, washing machine and its detergent, large and high quality towels for body, face and feet, hairdryer, toilet paper, and some other necessary stuff in the flat.
QUEEN’s other features include:
- 2 powerful air-conditioning in the living room and the large bedroom
- Roof ventilators in other rooms
- Radiators as heating system (with natural gas boiler)
- Hi-speed wireless internet connection
- 2 sets of keys
- Converter plugs that you can use all your electronic goods in Turkey (For the guests who are coming from countries with different electricity system)
- Electronic ticket called ‘Istanbul Kart’ which you can use in all public transportation vehicles in Istanbul by discounted prices.
- SIM CARD (Turkcell)and cell phone for the guests whose cell phones are not compatible with the Turkish system. This will save you the roaming charges during your stay in Turkey, and let you to communicate cheaply with Turkish phone holders including myself whenever you want.
- Iron and ironing board
- Very high quality linens and bed sheets
- Flat screen television with digital satellite connection
- Many other details prepared to make you feel at home
- Baby cot is provided upon request. (free of charge)
Queen is located precisely in the middle of the city. It is 50 meters (131 feet) away from the historical ‘Column of Marcian’ (‘Kıztaşı’ in Turkish)(30 seconds by walk). It is very close to public transport vehicles and nearly all historical places in the Old City. It is within walking distance to many historical mosques, mausoleums, museums, archaeological sites and historical places, cafes, restaurants and other touristic places. Furthermore, the Queen is located at safe district in a friendly neighborhood away from noise and crowd. Please check end of the description for detailed distance information.
Queen looks exactly the same as shown at the photos. When you make your reservation, I will send an e-mail about details of vehicles you can use to reach the flat, clear address description and some other details about your check in. When you check in, I will inform you about how to utilize the flat, details of the district, and recommend you certain local places (I am sure you will like them) among which there are places even not known by native Turks and offer detailed information about touristic places. If you wish, we can take a tour around neighborhood. All of these features and services mentioned above are included in the flat’s price and there are not any hidden charges. In addition, I can arrange your transfers from the airport by shuttle which can transfer up to 17 people at reasonable prices.
Please read the reviews by former guests to get a better insight about my flats and services and feel free to contact me if you have any questions or concerns.
I am looking forward to welcome you to Istanbul.
***** There are very discounted prices for reservations between 10th Jan - 10th March of every year.
***** Important note: I can not accept more than 3 children in my flats.
-1-4 minutes’ walk from many groceries, supermarkets, bakery, taxi stand, dry cleaning, florist, tailor and many restaurants
-2-3 minutes’ walk from Saraçhane bus stop
-3-4 minutes’ walk from Aksaray metro station
-6-7 minutes’ walk from Yusufpaşa tram (train) station
-2 minutes’ walk from Sofular Turkish bath
-5 minutes’ walk from Fatih Mosque
-5 minutes' walk from Historia Mall-Shopping Center
-7-8 minutes’ walk from Valens Aqueduct (4th century)
-10 minutes’ walk from Süleymaniye Mosque, Istanbul University
-15 minutes’ walk from Grand Bazaar, Beyazıt Mosque
-30 minutes’ walk or 10 minutes’ drive by tram (train) from Çemberlitaş and Çemberlitaş Turkish bath
-35 minutes’ walk or 12 minutes’ drive by tram (train) from Sultanahmet Mosque (blue mosque), Hagia Sophia, Basilica Cistern, Archeological Museum, Topkapı Palace
-15-20 minutes’ drive by bus from Taksim Square
-10-15 minutes’ drive by bus from Galata Tower
-20 minutes’ drive by tram (train) from Galata Bridge, Spice Bazaar
-25-30 minutes’ drive by bus from Chora Museum
-30 minutes’ drive by tram (train) from Dolmabahçe Palace
-30 minutes’ drive by tram (train) from Kabataş ferry port which leads to Princes’ Islands or Bosphorus tour
-15-35 minutes’ drive by taxi from Atatürk Airport (depends on traffic), 40 minutes’ drive by metro (from Aksaray metro station)
- Washing machine
- Waterfront property
- Air conditioning
- WiFi (wireless LAN)
- Cot available
- Transportation card
- Coffee Maker
- French press