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Cueva de la Rocio

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Address: Camino del Sacromonte, 70, 18010 Granada, Spain
Phone Number: 22 71 29 or 689 11 51 87
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8:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 11:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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Performers great but rude staff member!

My husband and I saw this show a couple weeks ago as recommended by our hotel. The tickets were purchased for us by the hotel, and we were excited. We arrived a bit early thinking... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Kinzers
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Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely incredible to witness people living life off the grid on the outskirts of a major city. If recommend going with a tour group and wearing good walking shoes as it is a bit of a trek. Worth it ten times over though.

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Thank Matthew B
California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our family went for an evening zambra gitana flamingo show. You can have dinner and show or as we did just the dinner where they come and pick you up at your hotel and bring you back. The venue is very small which makes for a great and intimate experience as you literally sit around the room with the flamingo... More 

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Thank mettebk
Arlington, Virginia
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I saw this show a couple weeks ago as recommended by our hotel. The tickets were purchased for us by the hotel, and we were excited. We arrived a bit early thinking we could have a drink and relax. We were greeted by a very rude server who acted like we were not supposed to be there.... More 

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Thank Kinzers
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

It wasn't for the food but the dinner was a convenient compulsory before the show. The restaurant was a tight space with a single door entrance and no windows, made to simulate a cave atmosphere. Located in an historical part of Granada, right opposite the hills of La Alhambra, it's a nostalgic area. Narrow streets of cobble stones!!! La Alhambra... More 

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Thank macaiwar
San Isidro, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015

We went here for dinner and for the flamenco show. A small bus fetched us at downtown Granada, and carried us here going through the Albaicín narrow streets. First we had dinner at one of the caves. We had reasonable food and wine, with good and friendly service. Then, you go into other cave for the flamenco show. Both musicians... More 

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Thank ebertello
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

The show is terrible, there is no emotions from the artists and they dance bad like robots. The singer is bad and guitar man also play very middling. Not recommended, save your money. Ужасное фламенко, просто жалко потраченных денег. Место просто туристический развод. Не советую никому категорически.

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Thank Юлия С
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

Yes the cave was filled with Japanese tourists and yes some of the staff may seem rude (have you not been to a restaurant in Granada before?). However, the night I was there the quality of the dancing, singing and guitar playing was extremely good. One dancer was an extremely beautiful morena, another a bit stern and older and looked... More 

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Thank Liam M
Jerusalem, Israel
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

My husband and I disagreed on th grading of the place - he wanted me to give it only three points, I wanted four. This place was recommended by a friend who is herself originally from Granada. The place offers three things (1) traditional flamenco dances performed by the locals (2) an unusual venue (a cave) (3) a drink. The... More 

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Thank Sharon E
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51 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

We were astounded at the amazing flamenco show, put on by this family of gypsies in their caves, that were once their home. The show was brilliant, so entertaining and fun. The dancing was unbelievable, footwork so fast, the mother (who must have been 70) was sheer brilliance on her own, yet alone the young lad and girl who were... More 

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Thank Biggybigster
Melbourne, Australia
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287 reviews
184 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

We had been to a fantastic show the night before, this performance may have been alright if we hadn't watched that performance, but the attraction of flamenco in a cave lost a lot of appeal, because the area was so small the dancers had no room to move, they could only dance up and down on a small area between... More 

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