Thursday, March 22, 2018

TAYYARE APARTMENT BUILDINGS

Laleli, Fatih - İstanbul - Turkey

GPS : 41°00'36.1"N 28°57'26.7"E/ 41.010022, 28.957419



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After the notorious fire that burnt off 7.500 houses in the neighbourhoods of Cibali and Fatih on May 31, 1918 a campaign was organized to create shelters for the victims, thousands of people who needed new homes. Apart from the efforts of the government, civil donations were also accepted for that purpose and the Harikzedeğan (the victoms of the fire) apartment buildings wre planned and constructed from the years 1918 through 1922 by the architect Kemaleddin Bey.

The buildings are also important examples in that bring that social event of the Turkish history and the traditional Turkish architecture. The buildings were initially named "Tayyare (Aeroplane) Apartment Buildings", the former name of the Turkish Aviation League.

The edifices are composed of 4 apartment buildings, all being 6 floored, including the roof flooes and having similar inner yards.With 124 flats and 25 shops they have no basements and are the first ferro concrete constructions in Turkey. They had not received sufficent care until 1985 when an extensive restoration activity began.

WYNDHAM ISTANBUL OLD CITY HOTEL

Wyndham Istanbul Old City Hotel is located gracefully at heart of the historic peninsula and providing its guests the five star luxury in an opulent environment. Wyndham Istanbul Old City Hotel resides in a historic building complex - namely Tayyare Evleri - that was built in 1922 by Architect Kemalettin, who is one of the representatives of National Architecture Movement. It is has a unique beauty that represents the ‘’spirit’’ of the previous century and fits in the comtemporary tastes.

ROOMS
Standard Room, Club Room, Suite, Presidential Suite

FOOD AND BEVERAGE
Lale (Tulip) Restaurant, Cafe Sa’cez, Ambre Bar

WELLNESS AND SPA
Massages
Turkish Bath (Hammam)
Indoor Swimming Pool

CONFERENCE ROOMS
Wyndham Istanbul Old City Hotel, is an ideal place for your meetings, cocktails, seminars and training organizations. The hotel is located at heart of the city and is easily accessible from every corner. Our ballroom, and conference rooms - Hanzade Saloon and Galata Saloon - are equipped with the latest amenities of technology to provide you the best service and support the success of your organization.

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WEB SITE : Wyndham Istanbul Old City Hotel

MORE INFO & CONTACT
E-Mail : info@wyndhamoldcity.com
Phone : +90 212 514 9000

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