2 room apartment in Istanbul Beyoglu - ALON2-1

ALON2-1

Classy apartment in the city center

: 70 sqm, on the 1st floor without elevator. Rate includes coffee and tea. Private kitchen and bathroom. In the city center "Taksim". Just a few steps to the gay area. The host speaks English and Turkish.

Air conditioning
Air conditioning
Double Bed
Double Bed
TV
TV
Private bathroom
Private bathroom
PC with Internet access
PC with Internet access
free WiFi
free WiFi
Separate Refrigerator
Separate Refrigerator
Kitchen use
Kitchen use
Wardrobe
Wardrobe
Chairs
Chairs
Sofa Bed
Sofa Bed
Table
Table
Coffee and Tea
Coffee and Tea
Washing Machine
Washing Machine
Sofa
Sofa
smoker
smoker
non-smoker
non-smoker

Accommodation description from the host:
My apartment is located in Cihangir, a nice neigborhood of Beyoglu and it is only 700 meters walk to Taksim Square (the main square of the city). It is also 900 meters away to the sea side, Karakoy and Galata. There are many options of transportation from Taksim Square to anyplace in the city (metro, busses, airport shuttles, etc).

Cihangir is one of the neighborhoods of the Beyoğlu district in Istanbul, Turkey. The neighborhood has many narrow streets, a park, and street cafes. It is located between Taksim Square and Kabataş. The name means "conqueror" in Turkish and, in turn, comes from the Persian compound word jahan + gir (جهانگیر), meaning "conqueror of the world".

During Byzantine times, the area of the present neighborhood was probably not settled, although there were Byzantine buildings near present-day Tophane and Fındıklı along the Bosphorus below Cihangir.

During the reign of Suleiman the Magnificent, the area was a forested hunting ground. It was one of the favorite places of Suleiman's son Cihangir, and after Cihangir's death, Suleiman had Mimar Sinan build a wooden mosque there overlooking the Bosphorus. The neighborhood's name comes from this mosque.

In the last half of the 19th century, the increasing influx of non-Ottoman Europeans into Istanbul drove up real estate prices in the nearby Pera district in Beyoğlu, to which they were officially confined. Some Europeans, however, acquired land in areas outside Pera such as Tophane, Fındıklı, and Cihangir, leading to a great deal of residential development in those neighborhoods.

Starting in the 1930s, non-Muslim residents of Cihangir and the rest of Beyoğlu left or were forced out. They were replaced by Muslims from other Istanbul neighborhoods and by internal migrants from eastern Turkey. As the character of the neighborhood changed, middle-class Muslims also began leaving the neighborhood. By the 1970s, Cihangir was known as a neighborhood where Anatolian migrants lived alongside artists and intellectuals.

Check up in time: free as per dealed
Check out time until: 13 hr
The bed is 160*200

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70,00
1 Night

5% discount from 5 nights

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