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Great views

Not far away from Bodrum city center, like 2 km, this location is excellent to get a fantastic view... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Needs tlc

The view from here is superb, but the windmills could do with some attention. Although one appears... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Carol S
Bristol, England
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between Budrum and Gumbet, Bodrum City 48400, Turkey
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

Wow, what a waste and an insult to the cities past. I guess because these were "greek" ideas, the city government doesn't want to do any up keep on these ruins. If you've been to Mykonos and seen the windmills there, you are in for...More

Thank ceeem
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We walked up the hill to this beautiful place, there is an amazing view over Gümbet and Bodrum, although it's such a shame how (young!?) people are totally trashing this place! Don't forget to sit and enjoy a nice cool freshly squezzed orange juice at...More

Thank PoaMzungu
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Not far away from Bodrum city center, like 2 km, this location is excellent to get a fantastic view of the bay as well as the close-by islands. Most of the windmills are in terrible shape... however the views compensate it. Sadly, the place around...More

Thank LostSpaniard
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

The view from here is superb, but the windmills could do with some attention. Although one appears to have been renovated recently, the others are falling apart. There is someone selling soft drinks but not a cafe or loo. We walked up from Bodrum marina,...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

The windmills are a lovely place to go to for sunset and they overlook two bays. Be warned that there is lots of broken glass around though.

Thank Jebbie1982
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

The windmills are all individually owned, so are in various state of repairs, depending on the financing of their owners. They are interesting to walk round and see and the views from here are fantastic. Do try a cup of the freshly squeezed pomegranate juice...More

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Anyone visiting Bodrum bay will see the old windmills on the skyline . In the last few years they have been fully renovated and are worth a visit ,a sight of old working Turkey .

Thank tynesalmon
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Windmills from the fairy tale! They can be seen from different sides, so cute on the hilltop; I saw them even from the yacht returning to Bodrum Marina after boat trip. Look picturesque and nice. A symbol of a place.

Thank LadyKiev
Reviewed 20 September 2017

The wind mills are in really bad shape. I walked the hill from Azka and was very disappointed. they have been trashed and vandalized. It is a good place for a picnic though.

Thank guymartinjackson
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Lovely features of the landscape. Look great from afar. Not so pretty up close - not so well protected from the vandals. View from the hills where they stand is pretty spectacular.

Thank MrsBsTravels
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