The Rumeli Fortress (Rumelihisari Istanbul Luxury Hotel ) is set on the European (Rumeli) side of the Bosphorus. It was created by Mehmed II in four months beginning in the spring of 1452 over the waters from the Anatolian Fortress (Anadoluhisari or Güzelce Hisar Istanbul Konaklama ) gathered by his granddad Bayezid I (1389-1402 istanbulda konaklama ). The fact of the matter was to make control of the course at this narrowest motivation behind the strait (660m laleli hotel ) where vessels would need to approach the shore to keep up a vital separation from the strong energies. A batallion of four hundred troopers were situated at the fortress (hisar Istanbul Hotel Reservation ) beginning in 1452, and kept the section of watercrafts with gathering blast in the midst of the assault of Constantinople. It is from this time forward, generally called the Bogazkesen or the Controller of the Straits.