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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
+90 252 316 25 16

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

not recommended in sunny days because it's open. but it's worth it. At summer weekends they play some live concerts there

Thank Hebah A
Reviewed 2 days ago

Avoid lunch time 12 midday to 1pm as the rooms are not available. Excellent artefacts on show, very well preserved. Lots of steep, slippy steps so not for the infirm, but well worth the visit

Thank dozzer8
Reviewed 2 days ago

The famous Bodrum Castle or The Castle of St.Petrus alone was worthy the trip to Bodrum. Occupying over 30.000 square feet at its base it gives quite a walk and quite an inspiration to the visitors. There should not be any hesitations to take half...More

Thank julia15svp
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is huge. plan on 3 hours and bring water. We climed all the steps and saw everything, It was a worthwhile visit for 30 TL each.

Thank guymartinjackson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice view point you can find from there. Also this place full of history. I was here 2 times and 2 time I have seen it from different sides. It is heart of bodrum. To come to this castle is my advice for all...More

Thank StasiaKol4y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bodrum Castle The Knights of Rhodes started this impressive castle after their capture of Bodrum in 1402 AD. The castle, which is situated on a rocky island in the east of the main harbor, occupies the area nearly 180 by 185 meters. The approach to...More

Thank alinda301
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely beautiful and so well preserved. The throne room is very colorful. The courtyard is beautifully filled with trees, benches, wells and peacocks! The dungeons give you the creeps. The view from the higher parts is the best in Bodrum. Excellent for taking pictures during...More

Thank EliJoyTravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you go to Bodrum, then you MUST see this castle. I believe it was built during the time of the crusades, and it is definitely worth a visit. You follow the signs to walk around the place, and there is a quick tour and...More

Thank geoff746
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This castle is worth a visit, even if just to enjoy the amazing views. Definitely not suitable for anyone unsteady of their feet.

Thank tania_65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One place of Bodrum that no visitor to this great city should miss is the famous Bodrum Castle (aka Castle of St. Peter), which overlooks the harbor and the international marina. This castle was constructed by the Knights of Rhodes in the 15th century during...More

Thank Mazen K
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sahar a
20 July 2017|
Response from Ali M | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about the bus routes. But it is easily accessible using the metro system.
sahar a
20 July 2017|
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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
27 February 2016|
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Response from Mehmet N | Reviewed this property |
You can find adequate info about the castle in the internet sources. Besides, there are enough explanatory panels and video shows in the castle about each section of the castle and the underwater museum. But in case you... More