We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kusadasi Castle

| Kusadasi Merkez, Kusadasi, Turkey
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Picturesque walk around the castle grounds

We took a walk down the seafront to this castle, which is on a small island at the end of a... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
Angu5
,
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Very nice place to visit !

Totally reshaped castle which reopened to public in 2013 surrounded by a nice garden with lots of... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
huijensl
,
Enghien, Belgium
Read all 428 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
| Kusadasi Merkez, Kusadasi, Turkey
CONTACT
Website
Write a Review
Reviews (428)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

11 - 20 of 206 reviews

Reviewed 21 May 2017

We took a walk down the seafront to this castle, which is on a small island at the end of a pier. It's free entry and there are great views of the harbour, surrounding coast and countryside. You can go inside, but there isn't much...More

1  Thank Angu5
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Totally reshaped castle which reopened to public in 2013 surrounded by a nice garden with lots of different trees and plants. Worth a visit by day and especially by night (for a romantic walk) whilst staying in Kusadasi ! Also starting point of various boats...More

Thank huijensl
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Nice castle on a small island accessible via a causeway from kusadasi. Nice curtain wall. Small keep. Only one floor of the keep is open and contains approx half a dozen not overly accurate ship models and an impressive whale skeleton. The gardens within the...More

Thank sharkey777
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Not really worth visiting. OK for the walk down. Seems to be a favourite place for the local courting couples!!

Thank Oregonjohn22
Reviewed 15 May 2017

It's really nice to visit the castle while visiting Kusadasi. It's a nice walk there, entrance is free and from the castle you'll have an amazing view. Nice gardens all around, lots of information about the castle, flora and fauna in Turkish as well as...More

Thank Ilse D
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We went here whilst having a look around Kusadasi. It's on a place called Pigeon Island. It's very well maintained and provides great views of the Marina and Port. Inside is like a miniature nature reserve with all local plants and trees, plus information on...More

Thank Cuppycake1986
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

I have been here during the sun set, it was a very beautiful and romantic place. It is free of charge and remains open until 21 o'clock.

Thank Arsham M
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

A Great Historical Landmark With A Great View From The Castle , Its In The Center Of Kusadasi And So Close To The Lovely Shops And Bazars And Restaurants . A " Must " Destination From Tourists .

Thank Soma A
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

The castle is free entry and has recently been renovated. The gardens are lovely and it was a surprise to find a whale skeleton in the keep. A good place to take a book and a picnic.

Thank rendomorph
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Apparently unmissable feature of Kusadasi seafront. I don't often review without first-hand experience. But from bay boat tour (superb) it looked well worth a visit just up the harbour from sea tours. And I can't deny my bay touring passengers pressed me universally to visit...More

Thank frankjni
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Oz Urfa
575 reviews
.86 km away
Mr Moon's Place
18 reviews
.76 km away
Kazim Usta Restaurant
132 reviews
.73 km away
Orkide Cafe & Bar
14 reviews
.90 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kusadasi Market
734 reviews
.89 km away
Ada Vegas Travel
394 reviews
.69 km away
Ephesus Taxi Ali Baba
114 reviews
.52 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
PaulandJennyAtkinson
30 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from David O | Reviewed this property |
It's open daily, certainly in the summer, and is open until about 8.oopm or later in June, July and August if my memory serves me.
0
Votes
Tigertaz
26 January 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from L0rraineandTrev | Reviewed this property |
Not sure on the reopening.We visited end of September and did not look likely to be soon. You could walk along the concrete path to it but that was it. With regards to cost when I originally looked at location for a holiday... More
0
Votes
DaveH717
2 June 2015|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from J150505 | Reviewed this property |
It takes about 10 minutes to walk from the port to the castle. You can see the castle from the port.
2
Votes