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Taksim Square Luggage Storage Guide 2020

Are you wondering, "Where can I store my luggage near Taksim Square?" Perhaps you just arrived in Istanbul and need a place to store your bags near Taksim Square before you check into your hotel or AirBnB -- or maybe you just checked out and don't want to drag your bags around with you for the rest of the day.

Don't worry, there are plenty of options for luggage storage near Taksim Square!

Luggage storage nearby Taksim Square with Bounce

Bounce is one of the largest luggage storage networks in Istanbul with multiple locations near Taksim Square.

Featured in The Boston Globe, Techcrunch and Forbes, Bounce is present in more than 100 cities. We partner with local hotels and shops to open up space for you to drop off your bags in essentially any major neighborhood.

Our team vets each location and provides all the security measures including insurance, security seals, and well-trained staff.

Bounce is the #1-rated bag storage network with thousands of 5-star reviews. Many of our shops are open for luggage storage 24/7 but this varies by location… we strategically open new spots so you can find the closest location to temporarily store your bags. Our prices in the Taksim Square area start at just €5.00/day.

Book through our or mobile app (required) so that we can cover you with insurance, space availability, and our 24/7 customer support. We love to travel as much as you so we make it as easy as possible! There are no size limits for suitcases or backpacks stored with Bounce. For less than a cup of coffee per bag, you can enjoy your entire day without dragging your bags with you!

Why is Bounce the best luggage storage provider in the Taksim Square area?

Multiple locations near Taksim Square

$5,000 Bounce Guarantee on each booking to protect your belongings

Vetted store locations to ensure trust and safety

2 minute booking process online or via mobile app, then just walk in and check your bags in

Thousands of 5 star reviews, hundreds of thousands of bags stored



How do I store luggage near Taksim Square with Bounce?

You can find the closest luggage storage location to Taksim Square really easily. Simply select a location here. Find the shop that meets your preferences in terms of location & hours. Once you’ve chosen a location, you can book in under 2 minutes. We’ll ask for payment details upfront, but you can cancel your reservation if you end up not needing it.

Space does fill up so booking before you go there is required, but you can show up right away. With your booking confirmation in hand, we’ll give you the exact details and directions to the shop. Once there, all you have to do is show your booking confirmation and we’ll tag and check in your bags.

You’re now free to enjoy Taksim Square and Istanbul without your things!

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About Taksim Square

Taksim Square is a main hub and leisure area for locals as well as tourists in the European section of Istanbul, Turkey. Considered to be the heart of modern Istanbul, Taksim Square is home to the Republic Monument that has been in the center of the square since 1923. It is a commemoration of the fifth anniversary of the independence of the Republic of Turkey. 

The square is also well-known for its nightlife, eateries, shopping, and cultural venues. You can also find hotels, an opera house, theaters, the Ataturk Cultural Center, and the principal metro station. The beautiful Art Nouveau and Neoclassical 19th century buildings give the area a metropolitan character where you can get a bunch of awesome selfies. 

Taksim Square is in the District of Beyoglu. There is always something going on here, such as live music, bazaars, and get-togethers. There are quite a few parks in the area, including the popular Yildiz Park on Palanga Street and Gezi Park on Mete Street. While most of the major attractions are on Istiklal Street, you’ll find unique shops and cafés on many of the smaller streets and alleyways. Explore the area to find these tiny treasures where you can get one-of-a-kind souvenirs and gifts. 

Fun Fact: The name Taksim means distribution and was given to the area where the main water lines branched out to the rest of the city. 

Things to do in Taksim Square

Some places in Taksim Square are obvious landmarks and attractions, but others that are more hidden and not as well-known are must-see opportunities. We have listed some of our favorites here.

  • Take some selfies with the Monument of the Republic

  • Visit the Mother and Baby Statue at Findikli Park

  • See the stunning collections of calligraphy, carpets, and art at the Dolmabahce Palace

  • Go shopping or get a bite to eat at Cicek Pasaji

  • Walk up the Rainbow Staircase on Sali Pazari Yks

  • Get some selfies with Tom Cruise, Jennifer Lawrence, Jackie Chan, and many others at Madame Tussauds Wax Museum

  • Take a tour with Hop On Hop Off Istanbul

  • Walk along Istiklal Street where you can find shopping, dining, and clubbing opportunities

Transit Options Near Taksim Square

  • Bagcilar Kabatas Tram T-1

  • Taksim Kabatas Train F-1

  • Ferries

  • Private shuttle

  • Taxicab

Luggage Storage Near Taksim Square

When you are visiting a strange town, it can be hard to find a safe place to stash your backpack or shopping bags while you see the sights. If you're a local, you may need to store your stuff short-term between work and a big night out. Bounce has got you covered. We've partnered with reputable businesses worldwide to provide temporary luggage storage. Download the Bounce app and find the most convenient location for you. Book your bags and go drop them off. That’s all there is to it. And we are insured for up to $5,000 per booking so no need to worry. 

Luggage Storage Options Near Taksim Square

Nobody likes lugging their bags around with them when seeing the sights. How can you have fun if you have to keep watch over your bags? Also, many museums and other tourist attractions do not allow you to bring them inside. One of our Bounce affiliates will be happy to keep them safe for you. 

Luggage Storage Near Chora Museum

Located on Kariye Mahallesi just 20 minutes from Taksim Square, the Chora Museum is housed in Chora Church, which was built in the 14th century. This fantastic art museum is well-known for its murals and mosaics, with stunning examples of Roman paintings as well. The right wall in the narthex has scenes from the Old Testament and Bible, including the life of the Virgin Mary, among others. The ceiling and walls of the dome are adorned with paintings of the Temple of Solomon, the fight with archangel Michael, Jacob’s ladder, and Mary with Christ on her lap. You’ll also see the Dormition of Mary, the Bread Miracle of Jesus Christ, and the Scene of Anastasis. The floor is even decorated with high-quality marble artistry. Don’t forget to drop your bags off at one of our nearby Bounce locations because you cannot bring them inside the museum. 

Luggage Storage Near Miniaturk Park

You have to see this park with miniaturized Turkish landmarks on Imrahor Street about 20 minutes from Taksim Square. The park has 135 models, including 13 from the Ottoman Territory, 60 from Anatolia, and 62 from Istanbul. All the models are one-quarter of their original size and so detailed they look like the real things. On one side, you can find natural formations such as Hoodoos (fairy chimneys) and the Pamukkale (Cotton Castle). The other side has sculptures, mansions, palaces, castles, churches, mosques, piers, bridges, and much more. Take a guided tour or use your phone to use the audio guide as you explore and enjoy. Take a train ride, watch an outdoor show, or see the mini-stadium. Grab a bite to eat at the café or restaurant and don’t forget to pick up some souvenirs for the folks back home. Before you head to the park, leave your belongings with one of our Bounce partners nearby. 

Luggage Storage Near the Galata Tower

Only 15 minutes away, the Galata Tower on Bereketzade is a 219-foot tower, built in 1348. It was first called the Tower of Christ and was used as a lookout for defending the Genoese village of Galata. Until the 1960s, the lofty tower was used as a fire lookout until it became a tourist attraction. The upper floors have panorama balconies where you can get some spectacular photos of the city. Get a window seat at the restaurant in the upper tower to check out the view while you eat. There is also a shop where you can get some souvenirs of your trip. The scenery from the tower, as well as the tower itself, are perfect photo ops, so bring along your phone or camera.

Reviews

Andie Haddad

Local Guide

Convenient to the Met, which does not allow luggage at coat check. Very easy check in and check out process, with lovely people at the front!

Ariel A

This was so cool!!!! Great service, extremely easy to use, and totally affordable! I didn't know where I'd leave my luggage while we explored San Fran, so I easily Googled luggage storage and found this company. At first it was a little odd dropping my bag off at a chocolate store, but the lady at the register was able to immediately pull up my reservation without any problems and then she put a lock on my suitcase and gave me a card to get it back with. She pushed the bag to the back of their storage room and I came back about 6 hours later to pick it up. Great service, I will definitely be using this again when I travel!

Hayley Hewitt

Local Guide

Can’t believe I haven’t used this service until now. So easy & convenient. I 100% recommend.

Isabel B.

I used Bounce during a recent trip to NYC, and I was pleasantly surprised at the ease and convenience of the process. To be honest, at first, I was very apprehensive. The thought of leaving your stuff at a random store, in a place where you are not from and you don't know whether is safe or not, it doesn't matter if anyone gives it a seal of approval, its difficult to be completely comfortable with the idea. However, I was very glad to be proven wrong. The place I chose was a great, clean bodega/deli in Soho and they were very responsive and the whole process felt very seamless. It was our last day in NYC and we had the full day before leaving the city, however our Airbnb was on the upper east side so we did not want to have to go back and forth. I would definitely recommend Bounce for travelers, especially when you need a place to just store your luggage for the day. The price could not be beat (since its for the whole day) and I will definitely be using this again!

Ciara C

Fantastic experience with Bounce! Stored a bag at the Grand Central location and on my last day at the 9/11 Memorial location. Both locations had friendly, efficient staff that were helpful and made everything very easy. Such a great option if your hotel isn't ready or you don't want the hassle of a bag in the city. Great, safe option. Thanks Bounce!

Ching Yuan Y.

Local Guide

Bounce is the best luggage storage service provider in the New York. I sent an email at midnight , and I got an email back in 10 mins. They are not only solve my issue but also provide solutions. You have to try Bounce !!

Frequently asked questions

  • How much does luggage storage cost near Taksim Square?

    The price for luggage storage near Taksim Square is just €5.00/bag for the entire day.

  • Is it safe to store your bags near Taksim Square?

    Yes. Every bag is tagged with a security seal and comes with the $5,000 Bounce Guarantee. Every location is required to uphold tight security precautions. You may be asked to show ID and you will be required to use a credit card to book through Bounce in advance. With hundreds of thousands of bags stored, you can count on Bounce to handle your baggage near Taksim Square.

  • Are there storage lockers near Taksim Square?

    Yes, there are storage lockers and many other luggage drop off points in the Taksim Square area. Bounce has multiple luggage storage locations nearby Taksim Square and in the broader Istanbul area where you can conveniently store your luggage with full security and the $5,000 safekeeping gurantee.

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