Azure 1 - Cihangir/Beyoglu
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Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
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After a long day of visiting this magnificent city, you will find instant calm and relaxation upon setting foot into this very tastefully decorated apartment. It offers ample living space over two floors, including a wooden outside patio area. The apartment is located in a historic building which has been rebuild to a very high standard, including marble flooring throughout, under-floor central heating, fitted kitchens and closets, marble bathrooms and thermal glass wooden windows. Situated in a quiet street within the hip and trendy Cihangir neighborhood, which is popular with artists, movie stars, intellectuals and especially foreigners, there are ample entertainment and shopping options available. Taxim, Istiklal Street and the tram to the historic center are within short walking distance.
DURING YOUR STAY
To make your stay more enjoyable, we are pleased to offer you some additional services, for instance:
TOUR GUIDE: This service is exclusive for you and can be organized on the basis of your needs and interests. Our tour guide offers two types of tours: A Design and Art Tour around the Beyoglu or Sisli area. The second tour goes around the historical area in Sultanahmet including the Egyptian Bazaar and the Grand Bazaar.
PRIVATE BOAT TOUR: You can rent a private boat and skipper for you and your family & friends to discover the Bosphorus or the islands. This service can also be tailored for you depending what you would like to see. Prices depend on number of persons and length of the tour.
AYURVEDIC MASSAGE & YOGA MEDITATION
We can offer you private yoga meditation sessions in the comfort of your CAST accommodation. The yoga is different from other styles. It is part of a holistic life culture, which teaches your whole Self to relax. You are guided into an experience of full body meditation.
The Ayurvedic Massage eliminates tensions and is both relaxing and rejuvenating.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Atatürk Airport 10 km, Nearest railway: Sirkeci 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The generous living area offers direct access to the patio garden and large open plant kitchen. The lounge area is furnished with 2 contemporary style sofas, one of which has been custom made to provide for additional sleeping space. The dining area is conveniently located between kitchen and living room and provides comfortable seating space for 6-8 people.
Fully equipped kitchen with marble kitchen top. Appliances: fridge, oven, dish washer, toaster, grill and kettle.
2 bedrooms, each equipped with a king-size bed, visco-spring mattress and ample storage space.
1 marble bathroom and a separate guest WC.
A wardrobe is conveniently located next to the entry door. Each bedroom has ample storage space.
110 sqm (1000sqf), ground and garden floor
AC, underfloor heating, thermal windows, wifi, plasma-TV, telephone, washing machine and separate dryer, iron and iron board, hair dryer.
The Marmara Sea region
Throughout its long history, Istanbul has stood as a symbol of greatness, a confluence of peoples, languages, religions and continents. It is impossible to visit the city and not be moved by it; not only by the grandeur of its monuments and the unsurpassed beauty of its setting, but by its vibrancy and energy.
The former capital city of not one but three empires, Istanbul today is a lively and exciting city of 12 million people, built around the Bosphorus, one of the most majestic waterways in the world.
Beyoglu and Cihangir in particular is Istanbul's most trendy and multicultural neighbourhood. European professionals, local TV stars and a intellectuals live and work in the here. Taxim Square, Istiklal Street, Galata Tower and the Bosporus are all less than 10min walking distance. While the area offers plenty of restaurants and entertainment options, the property is located in a very quite street.
Public transportation's are also at a close reach from the apartment. The tram, a convenient, cheap and reliable way to get to historical sites, is at a short walking distance from the flat. The metro and buses are also within walking distance.
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5 Jun 2014
L'appartement est idéalement situé dans une rue calme, ce qui est appréciable à Cihangir. Il est spacieux, en duplex avec un petit patio. L'agencement est bien pensé ( il manque peut-ê… More
7 May 2014
"All you need"
Great city of course. Cihangir is very central. It's growing and gentrifying but still has some edge and old world feel. Kadir was tremendously helpful throughout our stay. The apartment is very… More
5 Nov 2013
"Das Appartement hat eine sehr gute Lage"
Wir wurden sehr freundlich empfangen und haben gute Tips erhalten. Das Appartement ist schön und sehr sauber. Wir können es wirklich weiter empfehlen.… More
8 Oct 2012
This is a classy and well appointed modern apartment in a quiet street. The five Azure apartments in the Cast portfolio, painted an azure blue on the outside, are one apartment block with Azure 1 on t… More
15 May 2012
"A perfect flat, with a perfect location in a perfect city!"
It was definitely a great idea to pick this flat. Because we have a little kid, we spent more time in the flat then we would have spent normally. That's why, we were keen on having a nice location which would make us feel at home. Azure 1 was an excellent choice. It was very tastefully decorated and very clean. The kitchen was well equipped, obviously, the kind owners of the flat thought of many details which made our stay at Azure a very memorable one. Also the location of Azure is very central; vivid but still quiet at nights. It is close to everywhere, this is a very important aspect for a big city like istanbul. We also felt safe in the neighbourhood. We already decided to book this flat also for our next stay in istanbul.
23 Apr 2012
"Great Place to Stay in Istanbul"
This apartment was a perfect place to stay while in Istanbul. It was just as pictured in the TripAdvisor site. The apartment was beautifully decorated and everything was very clean. The manager, Serdal, was extremely helpful and courteous. He even came to the apartment at 11 pm in the middle of a heavy rainstorm to help us with the TV! Everything was handled very professionally from the pick up at the airport until the time we left the apartment. The location of the apartment was a great area of Istanbul. Very close to Taksim Square, only a five minute walk. In the center of Cihangir, we could find everything we needed from little green grocers to very trendy sidewalk cafes. Can't wait to go back there again!
15 Apr 2012
"A home from home experience in the perfect location to really feel the true pulse of Istanbul"
We were greeted like friends and made to feel welcome from the point of arrival. The apartment itself was clean, well equipped and an appreciated basket of fruit left for us was a really nice touch and made it felt like home immediately !
Our 'home' was located in the midst of the non-touristy side of Istanbul with a wonderful choice restaurants and bars nearby with an authentic flavour - a must try for breakfast is the Van Kahvalti Evi (the breakfast club) which our host reccommended to us! The appartment is a 10 mins walk(uphill) from the main shopping street Isiklal caddesi and 5 mins (downhill) from Istanbul Modern Art Museum and the tram stop Tophane which takes you in approx 10 mins and for only1 turkish lira to the Sultanahmet area to visit top tourist sites. A wonderful experience - strongly reccommended rather than an impersonal hotel stay - thanks to the Cast team ..... hope to see you again! Katie
5 Mar 2012
"Pefect location to visit Istanbul"
Our host was waiting at the doorstep to welcome us at arrival. The flat was in perfect shape obviously the whole house has been newly renovated. We were thoroughly introduced to all the technical details ( including washing machine and dryer and central heating and Wifi). Beyoglu ist the part of istanbul to be. The historic part of Istanbul with the Topkapi, Hagia Sofia, is 10 to 15 turkish liras by cab and can easily be made by foot on a nice day. restaurants, supermarkets, bakery, bars and cafes are all within minutes walking distance. Atatürk Airport was 45 turkish liras by cab.
29 Nov 2011
"Amazing Place and City"
I stayed here with my Girlfriend for a week. We were very surprised about the excelent service the CAST team gave us. The apartment was better than it was shown at the pictures. It was very clean, we had everything we needed, full equipped Kitchen, nice terrace, a beautiful marble Bathroom. The bedroom as well as the mattresses was unbelievable comfortable. Also the apartment was in a quite side street within an very interesting neighborhood. We were just 5 minutes away from Taksim place with the biggest shopping street I´ve sawn so far. It was very easy to get to public transportation also the Cafes, restaurants and bars just around the corner were amazing. Everybody was very friendly. Thanks again for Serdal and Kadir who made our stay comfortable and recommend us nice places to see. I´ll definitely come again and send family as well as friends.
We loved it and we can recommend this place and the CAST Team to everybody who wants to visit this magnificent town called Istanbul.
Stefan & Heike
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