Haseki, Hekimoğlu Ali Paşa Cad. 30
Bostan Bath is to your right while going towards Davutpaşa. Men’s section closes at 10pm but watchout, the female section closes at 7pm. It is said that Fatih Sultan Mehmed the conqueror of istanbul bathed in this hamam. And The Tellak Dede who washed him (“Tellak” is the term for male workers in the hamam) has a tomb adjecent to the hamam.
It is located in a very photographic neighbourhood especially if you walk down Koca Mustafa Paşa Cad. after your visit seeing Bulgur Palace behind tall walls and Cerrah Mehmet Paşa mosque.
MEANWHILE IN ISTANBUL:
(Beyazit, Kapalıçarşı Örüculer Kapısı Sok. 32) It is located in Beyazit, near the roofed bazaar. Small and clean, it is known as "the back hamam" since it was the place most visited by the workers, who carried the products to the bazaar on their back. It has five "water tanks" and two heated marble surfaces on which you lie down for a massage. Opens at 6a.m. in the morning for 17 hours. For men only. Kapalicarci Oruculer Kapisi Sokak No 32, Beyazit, Eminonu + 90 212 527 9263Read more