Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Casa LoBueno is a family owned flat by the Galata Tower, Beyoglu.It is located between the metro exit (Sishane)and the tram line. It is also in walking distance to the main bus route , the Tunnel and the Bosphorus Pier.
The Galata Tower is just around the corner and the pedestrian street of Pera is a few minutes away, offering a wide variety of choices for shopping, entertainment, art galleries and dining. It is at a distance of 2 km to the Historical Peninsula (the Old City) where most of the museums are situated and other cultural sightseeing is available.
The apartment was recently renovated by the family members, to increase the comfort level while preserving the original features of the building.It is a spacious, high ceiling flat which consists of 2 bedrooms (one master bedroom with a double bed, one bedroom with two single beds) and a living room with a convertible sofa, hence supplying accomodation for maximum 6 people.
Flat TV and unlimited fast internet with wi-fi is available in the apartment.
The flat has two bathrooms, one of which includes a shower. In addition to the standard electrical appliances (refrigerator,stove and cooking hood) the kitchen also includes a microwave oven, coffee machine and a toaster.
Infant bed and chair are available upon request during reservation.
Extra House Cleaning , wet & dry cleaning, airport shuttle services are arranged with prior notification.
Welcoming other than Monday-Saturday non-usual working hours being subject to 40€.
Concerning pick-up from airport; Pls. contact us prior to arrival to learn charges related to your exact requests.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Buyukada (Island)|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Ataturk Airport 21 km, Nearest railway: Sirkeci Station 3 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Further details indoors|
Air-conditioning for bedrooms
Cooling Quality Ceiling Fan in the living room.
Reserve water tank (in case failure in municipal system)
Continous Hot Water
Accomodation for 6 people (1 double bed + 2 single beds + 1 convertible sofa bed)
High Speed Internet (Wireless)
High Quality Clean Towels & Linens
Local Mobile Phone (pay-phone with counters)
Iron & Ironing Table
Fully Equipped Kitchen
• Microwave Oven
• Coffee Machine
• Tea Pot
• Tableware, glassware,cutlery and selective kitchen utensils
• Cooking Pots
• Soap & Shampoo
• High Quality Clean Towels
• Sanitary Papers
• Hair Dryer
|Further details outdoors|
There is safe 3rd party private parking available, 2 min walking distance to the apartment, with extra charges.
Guided Tours can be arranged. Pls. ask pricing.
Wet & Dry Cleaning with pick-up service available.
House Cleaning during your stay can be arranged for 40€
Grocerry Shopping can be done as per your request.
Subject to our simple Short Term Apartment Rental & Service Agreement which will be signed while check-in.
200 Eur or equivalent in Usd as a refundable deposit will be required
The Marmara Sea region
Marmara Sea in between of Black Sea and Aegean Sea is the most civilized and developed part of Turkey.
It is like a passage on one side with Straits in Istanbul & on the other side the straits of Canakkale. For centuries many civilizations aimed to rule this part of the world.
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A part of Istanbul over Europe another part being in Asia where you can find unique beauty, interesting nature and straits of Bosphorus for sightseeing.
Galata area being around Galata Tower is the most popular and cosmopolitan neighborhood of Istanbul. Actually it is the old and now popular retro downtown offering a wide variety of choices for shopping, design ateliers, entertainment, art galleries and dining, cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars...
A magnificient panaromic view from the Galata Tower towards the Old City, Golden Horn & the Bosphorus is a rare find view to see with bare eyes.
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