Galata

X Flats Galata

X Flats Galata is located on Serdar-i Ekrem Street, which is one of the most popular streets now in Istanbul. Serdar-i Ekrem is famous with best samples of small cafes and art galleries at a most historical quarter of Istanbul: Galata. The location is only moments away from the Galata Tower where you can panoramically realize Istanbul. The building, “Ojeni”, is only 50 meters away from The Istiklal street which is recognized as the High Street of Istanbul.. Istiklal, the main artery flowing down from the Taksim Square, houses 400.000 people every day and is recognized also as one of the most popular streets in the world. From out the door, in 50 meters distance, is the Sishane Metro Station from where you can start exploring Istanbul easily.

X Flats Galata is housed in one of the well-known historical apartment buildings of Istanbul: the “Ojeni” (Eugenie). Ojeni was built in 1890’s as the residence for one of the most reputed families of Ottoman Empire. The owner, Madame Eugenie was the founder of the first pharmaceutical plant in Istanbul and her daughter, Alice Ghazarossian, was a renowned pianist in the 1900’s. Ojeni was restorated in 2009 to become one of the popular apartments among Istanbulites. It also ingeniously displays the panoramic view of the sea and the Historical Peninsula.