Private room in a historical building with own bathroom for 1 or 2 people. Located in a calm neighborhood with walking distance to plenty of Istanbul’s hotspots like Taksim, Istiklal, Beyoğlu, Tünel, Galata and Karaköy.The private room is furnished with two beds, chairs, working desk and a sideboard. The own bathroom with a marble shower in hamam style is directly connected to your (Website hidden by Airbnb) kitchen, including the washing machine, is shared and can be used anytime. WLan is available and free of charge.The flat is situated in a 100 years old building with wooden floor, large doors, bright windows and high ceilings. Even though the building has seen several renovations during the last decades, it could maintain its bohemian style and nostalgic atmosphere. You will discover lots of details like wall paintings, colored window glasses, geometric tiles and so on.The furnishing of the flat displays an arrangement of different objects, which have been collected by the German flat owner during his long stays in Turkey. The collection of books in different languages might also be useful for you. The reading stuff covers a wide range of literature on Turkey and Istanbul. The apartment is located in a small and quiet street. The walking distance to Beyoğlu with all its bars, restaurants and cultural institutes is only 5 minutes. The walking distance to the famous quarters like Galata and Karaköy is less than 15 Minutes. You can reach Taskim Square within 10 Minutes. From here you are connected to the rest of Istanbul via Metro, Busses and the convenient Dolmuş system. The teleferic brings you directly to Kabataş, the ferry pier to the Bosphorus, the Princes Islands and even to Bursa. The historical penninsula (Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Grand Bazar, Topkapi) can be reached within 30 minutes by crossing the famous Galata bridge.