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The 'Turquoise house'. Entrance and sitting area, TV/DVD. Place to unwind.Elegant style
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Turquoise House Featured in Elle Decor Magazine

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Turquoise House Featured in Elle Decor Magazine

6 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
6 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean12 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

Stay at like a home when you are away!
Newly Restored House In UNESCO protected World Heritage Sight.
On the edge of the more busy tourist area stay in a authentic neighbourhood.



Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
Check-in is anytime after 2PM and check out by 10AM


37 Reviews

Shiva User Profile
December 2018
This place is amazing. We looked ourselves out of the house one evening and our host walked all the way to the house to give us his spare keys. Recommend highly
Megan User Profile
November 2018
Beautiful and clean space in the heart of Old Town...exactly as pictures show!! The location of this home is not for an easily intimated or inexperienced traveler as you are at the center of the modern and conservative crossroads. Balat, with its steep hills (expect a lot of up h…
Hong Zheng User Profile
Hong Zheng
October 2018
If you want to see the different side of Istanbul, stay here in Balat with this beautiful ancient house with Ozkan.... the house itself will tell u a story of Balat and the host is super amazing and nice ... he offer you everything u need and give you info about the beautiful pla…
Pramila User Profile
October 2018
Ozkan has a very charming place!! Very tastefully decorated. We had a very comfortable stay. Thank you for all your efforts to make it a memorable stay.
At User Profile
October 2018
Great house to stay in with tonnes of character and the best host you could ask for. Thank you!
Briony User Profile
August 2018
A beautiful apartment in a traditional neighbourhood with lots of funky cafes etc close by. Not right in the tourist areas but easy enough to get there by public transport. Very comfortable for a few friends to stay in and everyone have their own space. Kitchen well equipped…
John User Profile
June 2018
We had a wonderful stay in stylish Turquoise House. It was very comfortable and well equipped and there was plenty of space for our group of four. Ozkan was always available to answer any queries and gave helpful advice. The welcome pack and further recommendations from previous…

Hosted by Ozkan

Istanbul, TurkeyJoined in June 2012
Ozkan User Profile
223 Reviews
2 References
I am a young professional loving Istanbul and Balat this Unesco world Heritage sight, here in the heart of the Old City. My passion is hospitality and welcoming guests from all over the world to this unique neighbourhood. Travel and going places fascinates me. What better than ge…
Languages: English, Türkçe, العربية
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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