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.

Cueva de la Rocio

Neighborhood: Albaicín
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Camino del Sacromonte, 70, 18010 Granada, Spain
Phone Number: 22 71 29 or 689 11 51 87
Website
Today
8:30 am - 11:30 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 11:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 61 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 12
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Most recent review
Fantastic food and show

We went with our four children (aged 6 to 11) and enjoyed fantastic food and Sangria and then a wonderful lively show that left everyone in high spirits. This place was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
EJD1972
,
London, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

61 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
London, United Kingdom
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We went with our four children (aged 6 to 11) and enjoyed fantastic food and Sangria and then a wonderful lively show that left everyone in high spirits. This place was recommended by our hotel but it was the right choice for us as you get to see the Flamenco in very close proximity and in authentic surroundings.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Antwerp, Belgium
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
15 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This was one of our highlights of our Granada trip after Al-Hambra. We arrived at the location in Sacromonte as a part of the tour arranged with the help of our Hotel. The performance is inside an authentic Gypsy Cave in Sacromonte. The place is decorated nicely. We were seated and then choice of drinks was asked and then started... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nice, France
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
14 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Note that you do not go there for a drink nor a meal. You go there for Flamenco. It won't be comfy, you'll be a bit squeezed. But what a show! Flamenco is not only a dance. From the guitarist to the singers and of course the dancers, all the artists were amazing. Intense, fierce, gipsy, powerful, touching... Not to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Atlanta, GA
Top Contributor
480 reviews 480 reviews
159 attraction reviews
230 helpful votes 230 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We joined a busload of people (they picked us up at our hotel) for this show, which had been recommended to us by a real live native of Granada. We liked it. It was high energy, good dancers (actually, there seemed to be an A-team and a B-team), good and loud musicians and singers (I mean, you're in a cave... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Alicante, Spain
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We visited the restaurant after a walk around the area which we hoped would be less of a tourist trap than the plaza Nuevo. Boy were we wrong. The food here is terrible and the waiter so rude he actually corrected my husbands Spanish. Way to make tourists feel welcome man!! We were going to watch the show but had... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Granada, Spain
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Un espectaculo aterrador!! Carisimo!! y la sangria es agua endulzada. Una experiencia mala y muy comercial, con bailarines que bostezan en el escenario, con flojera y sin pasion por el flamenco o la danza. Lo peor, sin respeto por la gente que paga 30 euros para verles, 30 euros tirados a la basura! Horrible show! Super expensive and the sangria... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Bowral, Australia
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
25 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

Ok, the dancing is wonderful with moments of brilliance but as an experience very disappointing; crowded with maybe 80 others into a cavern-like room with many, particularly Americans, who insisted on continually using flash photography and holding up cameras to video the dance - crass behaviour which highly distracting to others in the audience and, to me, disrespectful to the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We visited Granada recently and were advised to see a Flamenco show at the Cuevas de Sacromonte. "The real thing" in Flamenco is nearly impossible to find nowadays as it is almost all geared for tourists, as we were told by many locals, but this is as real as it gets. Big buses filled with tourists arrive in Savcromonte by... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Very over priced show. Large cave/restaurant with just our table of 4 and one other couple hence no atmosphere whatsoever. food very basic, no choice at all, wine terrible! when we were called at 10pm for the show were shown into another"cave" with rows of childrens sized chairs down each side and packed with what must have been a japanese... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Expensive, bad show, crass director, uncomfortable seat. Terrible experience for my and my family, the director and managers simply such a bad people.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Cueva de la Rocio also viewed

Granada, Province of Granada
Granada, Province of Granada
 
Granada, Province of Granada
Granada, Province of Granada
 

Been to Cueva de la Rocio? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Cueva de la Rocio staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?