Galata

Step onto the Galata Apartment's spacious terrace and there's no mistaking where you are: there on the misty horizon stands the vast dome and sky-scraping minarets of the mighty Hagia Sophia. Directly below this beautiful property in Istanbul, the red rooftops of Galata reach down to the banks of the Bosphorus.

This beautiful apartment is spread over two floors, in the heart of Galata. The main terrace is directly off the double-height, open-plan living area, while upstairs the master bedroom benefits from a second terrace overlooking Galata.

The Galata Apartment offers easy access to Istanbul's Old Town, but save time to explore the local area. Walk or take the nostalgic tram up Istiklal Avenue, a beautiful pedestrianised street lined with Ottoman-era buildings and crammed with boutiques, galleries, theatres and cafés. At the far end stands Galata Tower: make your way to the top for the best views of Istanbul.

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The Galata Apartment is located in a historic district of Istanbul, on the north shore of the Golden Horn. With plenty to see and do in the immediate vicinity, this luxury home in Istanbul is also ideally located for exploring the Old City of Constantinople on the far side of the Galata Bridge.
  • City Collection
  • Owned property
  • 3 Bedrooms / Sleeps 6
  • Transfer: From Atatȕrk International Airport - 45 minutes
    From Sabiha Gȍkҫen International Airport - 60 minutes
  • Great For: City Break

Features

  • Fantastic views from the master bedroom and living area
  • Terrace overlooking the Bosphorus
  • A second balcony at the rear of the apartment
  • Open-plan living space with fully fitted kitchen
  • Kitchen essentials
  • Three bedrooms, sleeping six guests, all with en-suites
  • Luxury towels and bathrobes
  • Molton Brown toiletries
  • Paperback library, and a selection of toys and games for young children
  • Baby cot and highchair
  • Flat screen TV, Apple TV, and iPod music system, an extensive collection of music in a pre-programmed iPod
  • iPad, printer and Wi-Fi access
  • Not wheelchair accessible

Istanbul

Galata, more commonly known as Karaköy, is located in the district of Beyoğlu, on the northern, European shore of the Golden Horn. This is one of the city's oldest districts - the Galata Tower, which soars above the historic buildings, was built by the Genoese in the 15th-century. These days, it's one of the most popular places to eat out. Some say it's also where you'll find the tastiest baklava in Istanbul.

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