The eclectic rulers of Istanbul have all left their mark on the city over the centuries. The history is chronicled by ancient mosques and old structures, making it a history buff's paradise. The locals are notoriously friendly, as soon as you step out of your vacation rental you'll experience it first hand. The vacation rental options are varied, choose from a historic Ottoman townhouse or a rental apartment in the heart of the city. Istanbul is also a gastronomic destination, with tasty traditional cuisines, such as the Doner kebab and Simit. You'll be salivating on sight.
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Apartments and vacation rentals with a kitchen
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Apartments With Balconies or Patios
Looking for a home with a balcony? Check out these vacation homes in Istanbul with their own private patios and balconies.
Popular Rental Amenities in Istanbul
A few of the vacation rentals in Istanbul welcome pets, which makes it a suitable vacation spot for pet owners. Hotel room are the most pet-friendly accommodation type in Istanbul. Also, a night in a pet-friendly property there is, on average, $266. A few of the pet-friendly rentals (5) are situated less than 2 miles away from the city center.
Waterfront Vacation Rentals in Istanbul
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Try out the 'distance to water' filter while searching and discover the best waterfront homes for your vacation. You can choose from a range of home rentals in Istanbul that are located just a short walk from the coast. From dog-friendly homes by the beach to waterfront rentals with hot tubs, the dream accommodation in Istanbul is waiting - book it today via HomeToGo.
Price and Availability Index in Istanbul
Vacation Rental Price Information in Istanbul
This graph displays average prices of the vacation rentals and holiday apartments located in Istanbul. Vacation rental prices are the highest in May (5/25 - 6/1). On the other hand, in November you will find the cheapest prices (11/4 - 11/11). Prices this week are on average $101 a night.
Rental availability information in Istanbul
Check out the graph above to find out how many accommodations are available in Istanbul(in %). In August (8/31 - 9/7), only 22 are available. Conversely, 85% of the rentals are still available during a week in December (12/2 - 12/9).
The Weather in Istanbul
The above is a climate diagram for Istanbul. In the next 6 months, July will have higher average temperatures. No heat wave is expected in January, where minimum average temperatures usally hit a 37° low. According to the climate diagram, January is the rainiest month of the year in Istanbul.
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Experience Unique Turkish Flavors
There are so many delicious treats to experience in Istanbul. Simit is circular Turkish bread laced with sesame seeds on the crust. Other dining spots use poppy or sunflower seeds instead. You can even buy it and enjoy it for breakfast in your house rental.
Menemen is a special omelette cooked by boiling different ingredients, such as onion, parsley, herbs, and pepper, then mixed with eggs. Initially prepared in Menemen, the locals praise the meal for its high nutritious value.
The doner kebab is prepared using doner meat as the main ingredient. The meat is cut into small pieces and prepared using herbs and spices. Enjoy it like a local by dressing it with sauces and butter, and Pide, Turkish bread.
Discover Istanbul's History and Culture
The Little Aya Sofy is the miniature version of the Aya Sofya and another reason to leave your house rental. It features the same architectural design as the grand Aya Sofya. Here, visitors learn about its history as a mosque during the Ottoman rule.
The Hippodrome was the social square of the Byzantine Empire and a venue for chariot races and other games. The on-site Meydani Park features awe-inspiring monuments, such as the towering Egyptian obelisk.
Also known as Kariye Museum, the Chora Museum is actually an Orthodox Church located a short distance from your vacation rental. Guest flock to the museum to see the intricate blend of mosaic and fresco interior décor that depict different stages of Jesus' life.
Explore Istanbul as a Local
The Grand Bazaar
If you're an avid shopper The Grand Bazaar is a great destination just a short stop away from your house rental. It's a massive market with friendly vendors selling antiques and household goods.
Aya Sofya was the most significant architectural achievement of the Byzantine Empire. Constructed in AD 536, this grand church symbolized the empire's technical ability and incredible wealth.
The Blue Mosque
If you're house rental lies near Sultanahmet District, check out the 17th century Blue Mosque. It boasts eye-catching exterior walls covered by ancient blue tiles.
Experience royalty away from your house rental at the Topkapi Palace; It was the dwelling place of the Ottoman Emperors who ruled the city from 15th - 19th century.
The Basilica Cistern is a vast underground hall, constructed in the 6th century, and was the water storage for the Byzantine Empire's water.
Information about vacation rentals in Istanbul
|🏡 Vacation rentals available||14,300 homes|
|💳 Possible discounts||up to 60%|
|🌙 Nightly prices starting at||$25|
|⭐ Popular amenities||Internet, Kitchen and Air conditioning|
|🏊 Vacation rentals with pools||2,087 homes|
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the nightly price for a vacation home in Istanbul?
The average accommodation in Istanbul is priced at $25 per night. If you would like to stay in a apartment rental, the average price is $174 per night. A bed and breakfast rental Istanbul will cost $108 per night on average.
How many vacation homes are available to book in Istanbul?
There are 14,300 vacation rentals from 6 different providers in Istanbul.
What are the most popular amenities for vacation homes in Istanbul?
If you're looking to book a vacation rental in Istanbul, the most common amenities are: Internet, Kitchen and Air conditioning.
How many vacation rentals with a pool are in Istanbul?
There are 2,087 vacation homes across 6 providers in Istanbul.
Are pets allowed in vacation rentals in Istanbul?
If you are traveling with a dog in Istanbul - 2% of vacation homes allow pets.
What's the best time to travel to Istanbul?
July and August are the warmest months in Istanbul with temperatures around 83 °F. The coldest months in Istanbul are January and February, with 37 °F on average.
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