My wife and I stayed in the penthouse while our son and daughter-in-law stayed in a lower unit. Both units were bright and clean. The owner's neighbourhood tour allowed us to settle in quickly. Both he and the on-site concierge were very helpful. A few more pots, pans and utensils would have been good, but there was enough to get by (we like to cook full meals in). Ear plugs are a good idea if you want to sleep through the early morning call to prayer, but this is to be expected if you're living in an historic neighbourhood close to a centuries old mosque.
We were very pleased with the accommodation, finding the on-line description to be accurate. We would have no hesitation in booking here again for a subsequent visit to Istanbul.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- This wooden building was built in the 19th century, renovated and re-built a couple of years ago. The historic wooden look of the building has been kept in order to preserve its naturality. It has 4 stories and composed of 6 flats total. One duplex flat (total of 100sqm; 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and open kitchen living room), 2 deluxe golden horn-view flats (total of 44sqm, 1 bedroom and open kitchen living room, 1 bathroom), 2 standard flats (total of 39sqm, 1 bedroom, 1 open kitchen living room, 1 bathroom) and one gorgeous historic peninsula&golden horn view penthouse flat (total of 95sqm including balcony and terrace-45m2 excluding balcony&terrace, 1 bedroom, 1 living room, 1 bathroom). ... more less
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