- 60 m²
- Max. guests
The Apartment & Building
Located in Istanbul’s Kurdela neighborhood next to the British Embassy, EV Apartment’s PETRA location is a short walk to Istiklal Street. The apartment, a charming mix of modern and vintage style, lies halfway between the Taksim and Şişhane metro stations. The entrance to the one-bedroom apartment opens into a living room containing a convertible sofa. Both the living room and the bedroom possess double beds. The apartment’s living room is perfect for entertaining. Guests who enjoy preparing their own food will be delighted with the apartment’s fully stocked kitchen. A number of grocery stores and markets are within walking distance of the apartment. Nestled in an historical Greek building, thick walls keep out noise from the surrounding city ensuring peace and serenity within the apartment.
EV Apartment’s Petra flat has a washing machine and materials are available to accommodate all laundry needs for the duration of your stay. Additional amenities include: Alarm System, 24 Hour Hot Water, efficient Wi-Fi, Hair Dryer, Satellite TV, Drinking Water, Microwave, Gas Stove, Kettle, Iron and an Ironing Board.
- Parking - on-street
- Washing machine
- Ironing board
- Bed linen provided
- Cable/Satellite TV
- High-speed Internet
- Coffee maker
- Water kettle
- Kitchen utensils provided
- Central heating
- Towels provided
- Hair dryer
Meet & Greet
Upon your arrival we will meet you at the rental, check-you in, give you the keys and tell you about the neighborhood and the whole area for orientation and tips. We will be also assisting you closely during your stay and in case of any needs or emergencies.
Navigating the city
In addition to the areas immediately surrounding Beyoglu, Istanbul has numerous treasures to take-in. Visitors will find it easy to navigate the city using public transportation. Various modes of transportation are available including the metro, the Marmary, ferries, dolmuş, and the tram. In addition to public transportation, visitors have the option of using transportation provided by EvApartments to and from the Golden Horn, where visitors can see historical sites such as the Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, and Topkapi Palace.
Walking distances to:
Istiklal Street - 5 mins. (The heart of Istanbul night and culture life) Şişhane Metro Station - 7 mins.
Taksim Square - 10 mins.
British Consulate - 4 mins
Tunnel Metro Station- 7 mins. (The 2nd metro system in the world history)
Check-in / Check-out
EV Apartments are flexible with regards to check in and check out time. Late options are available to accommodate visitor needs. Additionally, Transportation to and from the airport is also available upon request for an additional fee.
*Please notice our check in/out rules and rates
Our regular Check-In time is between 13:00 and 19:00
Our regular Check-Out time is between 8:00 and 11:00
Any Check-Ins/Check-Outs outside these hours need prior confirmation and are subject to additional fees.
Check-Ins between 19:00 and 23:59 are subject to a fee of EUR20
Check-Ins between 08:00 and 11:59 are subject to a fee of EUR20
Check-Ins between 0:00 and 7:59 are subject to a fee of EUR40
Check-Outs between 11:00 and 14:59 is subject to a fee of EUR20
Check-Outs between 15:00 and 18:00 is subject to a fee of EUR40
A €200 security deposit is required via PayPal ahead of check-in, and is refundable up to one week following successful check-out.
Just steps from the apartment, guests can enjoy the famous Kurdela Street Market on the weekends. A veritable cacophony of sounds, smells, textures, and souvenirs can be found at the market. Not only is the market famous, it offers guests a glimpse of Istanbul that visitors rarely get to see.
A blog post, describing the market can be view here: →
In addition to the Kurdela area, The Sofya apartment is a short walk away from Istiklal street. There, visitors will be amazed at the culture and shopping that are available in this busy area. From Istiklal, visitors can walk to the Galata Tower where guests can find numerous cafes, restaurants, and additional shopping opportunities. In addition to the Galata and Istiklal areas, the Pera area with its charming café’s, stunning views, and museums is also a within walking distance. To take in some of the city’s famous historical sites, visitors can easily hop on the T-1 tramline and make their way into the old city, where they can visit the Hagia Sophia, the Blue Mosque, and the Basilica Cistern. Guests who are more interested in hunting for souvenirs will be delighted by the Grand Bazar where they can haggle with merchants for scarves, jewelry, and tea sets.
Visitors will be amazed by the numerous options for food that can be found in Istanbul. Street food in Istanbul is extremely diverse from roasted chestnuts to stuffed mussels. For guests looking for a more upscale dining experience EV Apartments can recommend a number of places to sample the best fare that Istanbul has to offer. We are happy to help tailor your visit to your interests and provide recommendations for activities given an expressed interest such as food, architecture, or art. Istanbul truly has something for everyone.
- Cinemas/movie theaters
- Health/beauty spa
- Antique shops
- Fitness center/gym