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Apartments for rent in İstanbul

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  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Istanbul
LARGE, SAFE & COMFORTABLE FLAT

An ideal apartment in a very safe area of the city is available for short term rentals. There are 2 doublebeds in 2 bedrooms and & 1 sofabed for 2 persons and a pullout bed for 1 more person in the living hall. Both bedrooms have a balcony each. The large (50sqm) living hall is tastefully furnished and includes a big dining table for 8 people. You will have 2 sattelite TV, CD and DVD players, wireless internet connection, 4 ceiling fans (1 in two bedrooms, living room & kitchen each)air conditioning. There is A/C in the living hall. Full kitchen ware such as dishwasher, kettle, toaster, coffee maker, 2 ovens (1 is micowave) etc. Other facilities include a washing machine, iron and hot water (boiler). Great location. 4-5 minutes to tube/subway & bus stop. Very easy to reach historical places like Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace, etc. Major shopping malls of Cevahir (the largest in Europe & second in the world), City's & Akmerkez are within easy reach either on foot or by underground/bus. Taksim Square (the major downtown area of the city) takes 15 minutes on foot, 7-8 minutes by bus (except rush hours) & 3 minutes by subway (tube). This flat is only less than a mile (1 km) from the main Convention Center of Istanbul (Lutfu Kirdar Congress Hall). Grocery shops, green grocers, drycleaners, flower shops, tailors, butchers, are within 1-3 minutes walk. Very safe apartment with nice neighbors and very quiet environment. This is the most quiet and cleanest apartment you can find in a central location. This flat is most suitable especially for those who don't want to or can't climb up tiring high hilly roads to reach the main streets and/or main transportation facilities as contrary to most accomodation alternatives, it is located at the most central one of the rare non hilly district of the city. Finally this is a home where our family lives during suitable terms and it is not decorated with lots of renovated 2nd hand furniture & stuff, thus it is most hygienic. Airport Transfers: Availabilities include Special Airport bus line (delux pullman coaches), streetcar line & taxi-cabs.

$26 per night
  1. Private room
  2. Beyazit
Çağan Guest Home Sunset

Cagan Guest House is located in the old city of Bazaar. Located 3 minutes of walk away from the Grand Bazaar, the Blue Mosque, St. Sophia and the Topkapi Palace, Cagan Guest House Istanbul are the perfect place to stay. You start your day with a delicious breakfast on the terrace overlooking the sea. Then the discovery. Take your old town.

$10 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Beyoğlu
Apartment in Beyoglu with kitchnette - 2

My accommodation is close to İstiklal caddesi, Galata tower, many good restaurants and also Old Town. It's is well suited for couples, solo adventurers and business travelers

$37 per night

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Houses for rent in İstanbul

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  2. Osmanağa
Great Location in Kadiköy
$17 per night
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  2. Sultanahmet
Cozy flat on an Old City neighbourhood street
$31 per night
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  1. Private room
  2. Rasimpaşa
Your Home in Kadikoy
$11 per night
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  2. Osmanağa
Central Flat in Kadikoy
$30 per night
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  2. Osmanağa
Enjoy the Centre of Kadıköy
$33 per night
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  2. Osmanağa
Enjoy the Centre of Kadıköy 2+1
$28 per night
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  2. Hacımimi
Cute house in the heart of İstanbul
$54 per night
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  1. Private room
  2. Fatih
Budget Cozy Single Room in Old City - 3rd Floor
$19 per night
  1. Entire home
  2. Osmanağa
Cosy Studio in Kadikoy
$21 per night
  1. Entire home
  2. Sultanahmet
twelve windows
$44 per night
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  1. Private room
  2. Küçük Ayasofya
Double Room w/ Private Bathroom and Breakfast #1
$24 per night
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  2. Fatih
House with balconies with sea views
$19 per night

Vacation rentals in İstanbul

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  2. Küçük Ayasofya
studio double room with kitchen
$21 per night
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  1. Hotel room
  2. Tomtom
Ünver Galata Standard Room
$31 per night
  1. Entire serviced apartment
  2. Beyoğlu
Superior Studio Flat 3 rd Floor
$26 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Beyoğlu
Studio 9: Beyoğlu Very Central Cute Studio
$19 per night
  1. Private room
  2. Beyoğlu
TAKSIM❤️ With a Panoramic City VIEW
$19 per night
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  2. Cihangir
Yildirim city home's 1
$33 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Beyoğlu
Studio 5: Beyoğlu Very Central Cute Studio
$19 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Cihangir
YILDIRIM CITY HOME'S 3
$38 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Beyoğlu
Cozy flat in partition
$25 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Bozkurt
Duru Niss Apart loft Şişli Nişantaşı
$21 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Asmalı Mescit
Cosy Loft Apartment in Perfect Location
$50 per night
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  2. Osmanağa
Super Luxurious Apartment Above the Street in Kadıköy (10)
$33 per night

Holiday house to rent in İstanbul

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  2. Fatih
Studio in best location near Sultanahmet
$35 per night
  1. Private room
  2. Acıbadem
Cosy room in Kadikoy
$12 per night
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  2. Meşrutıyet
Fully Furnished Luxury House in City Centre
$44 per night
  1. Entire home
  2. Fulya
Şişli, Private 1+1 House, in City Center
$31 per night
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  2. Tomtom
Secret Garden of Galata🍃
$27 per night
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  2. Osmanağa
Cosy Residence in Kadikoy
$23 per night
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  1. Private room
  2. Fatih
Central Grey Bright Room in Old City - 3rd floor
$21 per night
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  1. Private room
  2. Küçük Ayasofya
Double Room w/ Private Bathroom and Breakfast #2
$22 per night
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  2. Cihangir
Cozy Apartment in Taksim
$14 per night
  1. Entire home
  2. Osmanağa
Studio in the City Center
$23 per night
  1. Entire home
  2. Beyoğlu
Disinfected! Historical Flat & A.C. @Galata
$57 per night
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  2. Küçük Ayasofya
PortaNova Sultanahmet 2Pax Room with a big Balcony
$38 per night

Your guide to İstanbul

Welcome to Istanbul

Istanbul’s long history as a trading post and melting pot has made it one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. At first glance, the evidence appears in the architecture of Neoclassical mansions, Romanesque apartments, Byzantine churches, and of course its iconic Ottoman mosques.

In the neighborhood of Sultanahmet, 1,000-year-old buildings and underground cisterns are a testament to the city’s enduring legacy. Throughout Istanbul you’ll find tributes to the past and an eye toward the future. Beyoğlu’s tangled alleys smell of fresh-brewed Turkish coffee, and trendy neighborhoods like Nişantaşı and Kadıköy boast a bounty of modern galleries and cafes. Yet in nearly every corner of this sprawling megalopolis, you’ll find hospitality as welcoming as in a small town, and people eager to share their stories over a cup of Turkish tea.


How do I get around İstanbul?

Istanbul Airport (IST) is the city’s primary hub. Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW) is also easily accessible, and is ideal for domestic flights. Both airports are approximately 27 miles from the city center, and the fastest way to reach them is by taxi, which can take 35 minutes to over an hour, depending on traffic. Be sure to plan ahead, as roads can get quite congested during peak travel times. There is also the Havabus airporter bus that goes straight to Taksim Square (the metro doesn’t reach the airports). It’s easy to navigate the city using Istanbul’s robust public transportation network consisting of a metro system and buses. There are also plenty of taxis to get you from point A to B, though keep in mind that no rideshare companies currently operate in Turkey. The most scenic way to travel through Istanbul is via its ferry network across the Bosphorus Strait.


When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in İstanbul?

Though Istanbul can be visited year-round thanks to its temperate climate, there are some factors to consider when booking an apartment for rent. Summer is when the city is at its most alive and charismatic, but it’s also when the humidity hits its peak. July and August are the hottest months, making sightseeing most ideal in the mornings and late afternoons. The warm weather also makes for pleasant outdoor evenings. Spring is popular for its more temperate weather. In April, the city’s parks burst to life with colorful tulips, Turkey’s national flower, peaking at the annual Istanbul Tulip Festival. The fall sees a host of art and music events like the Istanbul Jazz Festival and the Istanbul Biennial, which always draw a chic international crowd. Winter brings cold, wet air with lots of rain and occasional snow flurries. However, temperatures rarely drop below freezing.


What are the top things to do in İstanbul?

Hagia Sophia

One of the most enduring symbols of Istanbul is the Hagia Sophia, a massive building that has seen many incarnations. Byzantine Emperor Justinian consecrated it as a church in 537; a thousand years later it was converted into a mosque, then declared a museum by President Atatürk in 1935. In 2020, it was converted back into a mosque. Today it’s free and open to all visitors, and revered for its stunning mosaics.

Basilica Cistern

This underground cistern is almost 1,500 years old and remains Istanbul’s largest Byzantine cistern. The cavernous space harks back to another time and dimension. A wooden platform stretches out over water teeming with carp; walk among its 336 marble columns, which were salvaged from old temples.

Princes Islands

One of Istanbul’s lesser-known features resides on the Sea of Marmara’s horizon, where an archipelago of nine islands makes an ideal day trip from the cacophony of the city. The islands are all car-free and lined with walking trails that wind through pine forests and lead to panoramic vistas and scenic coves.