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Red Pools of Karahayit.

These pools are situated a few kilometres from Pamukkale and it's a great way to relax for an hour... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Good to see it & its natural water springs & make benefits of it by swimming there but you should... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Salma N
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Denizli Yolu, Denizli, Turkey
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Before leaving the wonderful area of Pamukkale, we got a very refreshing and pleasant visite of Karahayit- 6 km.from Pamukkale with the local minibus, for only 2 TL /pers. You ask the driver to stop for the red hot springs if you want to start...More

8  Thank Luceferina M
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

The moment I saw the picture of the place I wanted to be here. Getting here from Pamukkale is easy, quick and cheap. Get on the local bus which should be around 2TL PP 1 way (Dec 2014). After we got down the srping is...More

4  Thank NSinz
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This place is THE spot for natural hot water springs in the area. Most of the village has converted their properties into small hotels and since tourism is their main income source, anyone you meet from the area is quite helpful and respectful. Water supply...More

Thank Tanur T
Reviewed 24 September 2018

These pools are situated a few kilometres from Pamukkale and it's a great way to relax for an hour or two. This area is famous for it's red colour thermal healing water and the thermal mud. Here you can enter the main hot pool and...More

Thank iaink2001
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Good to see it & its natural water springs & make benefits of it by swimming there but you should be very careful

Thank Salma N
Reviewed 1 August 2018

The closest location for Pamukkal hotels is Karahayit. Richmond is a great hotel there, with the geothermal pools!

Thank murtaza2003
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Place with cheap and tasty food just few minutes drive from Pamukkale. Unfortunately I was disappointed about red water springs - springs in the beginning of May was totally white. Hot spring for summer time can be too hot

1  Thank GintaP6
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

If you are staying in Pamukkale you should definitely visit this gem which is not so well known but amazing. I simply loved this place. It was such a gorgeous feeling to stand in the hot water and see the amazing pools and environment. This...More

2  Thank gabcsi_11
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Pamukkale seems a bit run down these days - karahayit is just a few kilometers away by Dolmus. All the hotels have thermal water that is HOT in the rooms . If you have time stay a few days

1  Thank zunip
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

This is unusual since it is a hot spring forming a salt dome in thr middle of a little village. But once you’ve seen fir 5 minutes, touched it and the water and walked around it, you will be drawn yo the life of the...More

1  Thank 432JamesD
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This is the little Pamukkale, is very near Pamukkale area and you can take a mini bus from Pamukkale to Karahayit, a very little town and the only thing to see around besides lots of stores and restaurants is the little Pamukkale, you will see...More

1  Thank berenice r
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

A nice little town with the red springs at the end. Lots of places to eat and shop. Easily accessed by minibus from Pamukkale and no admission fee either.

1  Thank Paul N
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Response from Dean-Traveller | Reviewed this property |
On travelling from Pammukale you come to the resort hotels then the village of Karahayit then the pools. They are easy to find on the left as you continue on the main street past the commercial bit and mosque. They are... More