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Castle of St. Peter

Kale Cad., Bodrum City, Turkey
+90 252 316 25 16
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This imposing structure, built by the Knights of St. John in the early 15th century, is the most prominent feature of Bodrum.
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Kale Cad., Bodrum City, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bodrum is just charming. The food is perfect and the port with the bazaar and castle is amazing. It is a must see if you are there.

Thank Kovács A
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

I love this place so much has caracter beauty and charm. if you come bodrum you must visit this place. The courtyard has a selection - big, small, fat, thin. Oil, wine, cheese, wheat - the amphora was the shipping container of the ancient world....More

Thank visionlady
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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Just in case you were planning a visit. You can visit from the outside and the turrets of the different nationalities of the knights of St-John are bisible. It still dominates the harbor

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Easy to find on the front next to the harbour. Lots of interesting things to see and we liked that story boards erected throughout tell you all you need to know about the history of the castle and its contents. Plenty of battlements to climb...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Even on multiple Vists to Bodrum the castle is always worth a visit ,the site is immaculate and well supplied with genuine craft shops , not cheap but you get what you pay for here . The one problem is the stairs the crusaders must...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Only reason we came to Bodrum was to visit castle (not stalls selling manner of tatt). Castle closed during tourist season. Continually embarrassed by sellers. Will never come back and tell others not to bother.

Thank Lorraine B
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We went Oct 1 2017 and they told us the castle is closed to visitors for 2 years for renovation. If you are planning a few hours here change your plans because the castle is.closed to visitors.

Thank taharaja
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

A must do in Bodrum. Fantasticbit ofMedieval architecture built by the Hospitallers. Great artefacts and underwater archeological gems. Beautiful walkways and gardens.

Thank David R
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

I can't give this a 5 star because unfortunately some of the areas of interest were closed, however the parts we were able to see were very interesting. I missed the kitchens 😕 which I particularly wanted to see - couldn't face going back in...More

Thank posherscouse
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Once upon a time, centuries ago, this was a crusader's castle. But the Turks don't seem to mind, and apart from building a minaret on top of the chapel they have been to a lot of trouble to maintain it. They are working on it...More

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smrgeog
3 December 2017|
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Response from briannash2 | Reviewed this property |
They desperately want it open for summer 2018 but i think the 2017 earthquake did a lot of damage . Could be a long wait ?
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sahar a
20 July 2017|
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Response from briannash2 | Reviewed this property |
Obviously that depends where you are staying , but within 20 - 30 miles of Bodrum you will always find a Dolmus (Bus) on a main road and you can just put your hand out and get picked up . Just look for Bodrum on the front of... More
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sahar a
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Response from Bernie C | Reviewed this property |
Hi,depending where you are in Bodrum you must head to the harbour from there st. Peters castle will be to your left when facing the sea,you can also find it by asking for Bar Street as the castle is situated at the beginning... More
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