The apartments are located in a side street, in the heart of Beyoglu and a few metres from the bustling Istiklal Street. Public transport is available from Taksim Square 550 m away. Atatürk International Airport is about 21 km away and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport is roughly 42 km away.Constructed at the end of the 1880s, the air-conditioned aparthotel's building is a beautiful example of the Art Nouveau movement. Originally used as a denominational school it then became the Saint Michael School Laboratory and was finally acquired by the Istanbul Bank. With high ceilings and an 85-square-metre garden, this historical building offers guests a stylish place to stay in the heart of the city. The property was renovated in 2011 and has 14 rooms. Guests are welcomed in the lobby, which offers a 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-out service, as well as lift access to the upper floors. Wireless Internet access is available and, for a fee, guests can make use of the laundry service.The well-equipped apartments are furnished in a modern style to a high standard and provide excellent facilities. All rooms are en suite and feature a shower, bath and hairdryer, as well as a double or king-size bed, a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, a radio and Internet access. Additional amenities include a safe, a kitchenette, a minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, an ironing set, individually regulated air conditioning and central heating. On the higher floors rooms have a terrace/balcony and the lower floors have French balconies. The size of the apartments varies from 25-35 m².