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Qasr el-Bey

Rue Meftah Kouider, Oran, Algeria
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It could be a gem but in need of restoration

Such a pity this place is not nicely kept as it could be real gem for tourists. The old palace of... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Silvia C
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Creepy place

I would not recommend to visit this place if you are alone. I have done it but it was not... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
Shimnik
,
Delft, The Netherlands
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
13 Apr 2018
“It could be a gem but in need of restoration”
6 Jan 2018
“Creepy place”
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Rue Meftah Kouider, Oran, Algeria
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Such a pity this place is not nicely kept as it could be real gem for tourists. The old palace of the bey is a small ottoman building that developed over a Spanish fort and was then taken over by French who also left their...More

Thank Silvia C
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

I would not recommend to visit this place if you are alone. I have done it but it was not interesting at all. First you have to go through a creepy neighborhood, where people pack trash, i.e. paper, carton. Nobody cares about the history, it...More

Thank Shimnik
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

I've been going to Oran ever since I was born. My father grew up in Wahran and he had never heard of Qasr El Bey until I found it on the internet. I must say, I loved it! It's really a hidden gem in a...More

Thank Lamia B
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Reviewed 22 November 2015

a very wonderful castle of ottoman period. even if it is not in a very good situations, it s extraordinary with its sections, harem, diwan etc.

Thank Jonathan M
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Reviewed 9 April 2015

This structure could really be turned into something quite exceptional. At present, however, it's in quite a derelict state and in need of significant renovations. Condition your expectations and you won't be disappointed.

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Reviewed 18 June 2014

It Was Very Nice Show , I Really Like it , Should All Algeria People Watch it .. It Was Very Nice Show , I Really Like it , Should All Algeria People Watch it ..

Thank QreNZi
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