Sunny, large &elegant 3 @Levent

Apartment - Private room · Yücel Sk, Istanbul, Istanbul 34340, Turkey
Cihan
Your host, Cihan
30 Reviews
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The Space

About us

We are a working young couple in our early 30s that love fun, technology, smart ideas, history, philosophy, and knowing new people. We have enjoyed having guests from all over the world stay with us in the past and hope this continues. English is spoken with some German and little Italian, Japanese, Spanish, Hungarian.

We will be happy to assist you with your daily program and scheduling for short or long stays. There are also plenty of book guides, maps, etc. available to you, giving you info about Istanbul.

Although we love pets, the flat is unfortunately not pet-friendly. Smoking is allowed only at the balcony.

Location

Right in the center of the new city, very luminous, stylish and quiet flat... There is plenty of natural light during the day, many windows on three sides of the flat. You would love the balcony and spacious living room during day and night time.

It is 140 m2 and has 3 bedrooms, guest rooms have full size and twin beds. All the rooms get a lot of sunshine. It is an ideal home with a shared bathroom, a shared living room with balcony, a shared kitchen, and two guest bedrooms.

The flat is located in a secure, popular, and peaceful neighborhood in the new city.

This cosy 4th floor flat is only 10min walk to the Levent Metro/subway station and 15min to the cross-city Metrobus line. Taksim, another popular location is only a fifteen minute subway ride away. The flat has convenient access to seaside neighborhoods such as Bebek, Ortaköy, and Arnavutköy. It is only 10 minutes to Etiler by car/bus, the chic center of the city, where you can shop or enjoy a drink at one of the many delis or hip eateries. Nearby malls are the Kanyon, Metrocity, and Akmerkez. Bosphorus(Bogazici) University is very close, making the location a popular one for the visiting international students/academia.

House
• Unlimited wireless internet
• The floor is genuine hardwood and marble
• Central heating system
• Vacuum cleaner
• All in one printer and scanner
• Housekeeping service every Wednesday free of charge

Living room
• 42" LCD TV in the living room and wireless internet connection.
• Cable TV with international channels
• a large collection of books, CDs and DVDs

Bathroom
• 24 Hour hot water
• Large shower space
• Washing machine
• Hair dryer

Bedrooms
• One room has single Twin bed--39 x 75 inches (or 99 x 190 cm)
• The other room has full size bed.--54 x 75 inches (137 x 190 cm)
• Clean sheets ,towels and pillows are provided
• The rooms have small wardrobes, small tables, and full length mirrors
• Iron and ironing table are in flat for our guest. Ironing service is provided on demand.
• Extra bed available if needed

Kitchen
• Equipped with fridge, dishwasher
• Oven, cooker, toaster, electric boiler, coffee machine
• lots of colorful other stuff you can use in our kitchen
• fresh tea and coffee 24/7
• fun meals if we all feel like it

References from our former guests, recommendations, additional info and photos can be available upon request. Please let us know if you have any questions or if there are any details.

We look forward to seeing you at our flat!

Room type: Private room
Accommodates: 3
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1.5
Beds: 2
Extra people: $14 / night after the first guest
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Weekly Price: $275 /week
Monthly Price: $1179 /month
Security Deposit: $112
Cleaning Fee: $28
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  • This is the kind of experience which leads me to airbnb - the opportunity to meet people like Cihan and Hakan both of who are engaged in their communities, extremely hospitable and great conversationalists! Their warmth and friendliness made my days enjoyable. The balcony is a great hangout, the internet reliable and their assistance with directions, taxis etc. really thoughtful.
    I wish I could post pictures of the beautiful orchids she grows and the glass she re-purposes. The location - right off a main road and yet a quiet residential street - is quiet and convenient. The room is cozy and has the necessary conveniences. Loved the conversations and the inside stories about events in Istanbul.

    June 2014
  • Everything was great

    June 2014
  • Cihan and her husband Hakan were absolutely wonderful! They are so welcoming and friendly. Also they are very understanding and will go out of their way to make sure you are having a positive experience. The apartment and neighborhood are great. very close to a market, an interesting square with many shops and the Levent metro is just a short walk away. the neighborhood is quiet and peaceful. There is an amazing luxury shopping mall Zoru only a 10 minute walk away. Great shopping, a cinema and restaurants can be found there.

    if you are staying in Istanbul i highly recommend you try to stay with them. you won't regret it

    May 2014
  • Me and my girlfriend had a 5 days stay at Cihan's apartment and it was great! The hosts were really kind, wanting to help us in everything and giving us nice advises how to reach every attraction in the city. The apartment is very close to metro station (5-10 minutes walking by foot) and it's around 30-40 minutes from the historical part of the city (with the walking and the usage of metro). We strongly reccomend your stay at Cihan's!

    May 2014
  • This is a great place to stay. Levent is convenient to Taksim Square (by a short metro ride) and Bogazici University (by a short bus ride). The apartment itself is as advertised -- sunny, large, extremely nice, with a very pleasant balcony. The bedroom is not big, but it's comfortable, and the living room/dining room is quite spacious. Plus there is the balcony.

    Cihan and Hakan are wonderful people. They are both very sweet and kind, but they are also intelligent and well-informed, with interesting opinions about all manner of topics. I really enjoyed talking with them.

    October 2013
  • Cihan and her husband were very nice when I was incapacitated with a muscle spasm and ended up spending all day (for two days) in their apartment. They were also very interesting to talk with. Their apartment is big and pleasant and close to a subway stop.

    September 2013
  • They are just plain awesome, very accommodating and friendly. I hope to visit them again in the future!

    June 2013
  • I should say that I was really lucky to stay in this apartment. It was literally wonderful moment with Cihan and Hakan. I needed a place to recharge my battery and refresh myself, finishing my exchange student in New York, and it turned out to be the best choice. They showed real Turkish's hospitality, trying to make me feel comfortable and help me a lot such as giving detailed information about Istanbul. It was more than I expected. As for the house, it is clean, cozy, and beautiful with nice balcony. I used to go out in the balcony and read a book with the cool fresh air breeze.
    I would recommend any potential tourist to stay in Cihan and Hakan's apartment. Nothing better!

    June 2013
  • Cihan and Hakan were great. They have a elegant relaxing apartment, walking distance from the metro and were very friendly and helpful during our stay as well as providing entertaining and interesting company. They also give free cigarettes.

    June 2013
  • Cihan and Hakan are awesome hosts. They are very helpful and interesting people, and Cihan makes fantastic deserts. Levent is a nice area and it is easy to get to and from the busy parts of the city on the metro. Thank you for everything!

    May 2013
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WARNING: Dear friends, this house is a real house with real people in it. Lately, we have received many requests, assuming it is a hotel room. We are listed here only because we believe in a global village vision. We have used other sites for 10 years, now we want to return the favor. We are a working young couple in our early 30s who loves fun, technology, smart ideas, history, philosophy, and knowing new people. We have enjoyed having guests from all over the world stay with us in the past and hope this continues. English is spoken with some German and little Italian, Japanese, Hungarian. We will be happy to assist you with your daily program and scheduling for short or long stays. There are also plenty of book guides, maps, etc. available to you, giving you info about Istanbul. Although we love pets, the flat is unfortunately not pet-friendly. Location Right in the center of the new city, very luminous, stylish and quiet flat... There is plenty of natural light during the day, many windows on three sides of the flat. You would love the balcony and spacious living room during day and night time. It is 140 m2 and has 2 guest bedrooms with full size and twin beds. All the rooms get a lot of sunshine. It is an ideal home with a shared bathroom, a shared living room with balcony, a shared kitchen, and two guest bedrooms. The flat is located in a secure, popular, and peaceful neighborhood in the new city. This cosy 4th floor flat is only 10min walk to the Levent Metro/subway station and 15min to the cross-city Metrobus line. Taksim, another popular location is only a fifteen minute subway ride away. The flat has convenient access to seaside neighborhoods such as Bebek, Ortaköy, and Arnavutköy. It is only 10 minutes to Etiler by car/bus, the chic center of the city, where you can shop or enjoy a drink at one of the many delis or hip eateries. Nearby malls are the Kanyon, Metrocity, and Akmerkez. Bosphorus(Bogazici) University is very close, making the location a popular one for the visiting international students/academia.
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