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Address: Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain

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near Jardin beach 'n' nothing special

Very small old castle (remains of castle) located very close to Jardin beach. Should be visited by the way, nothing special

3 of 5 starsReviewed October 16, 2014
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Very small old castle (remains of castle) located very close to Jardin beach. Should be visited by the way, nothing special

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widnes
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

was nice to look at at the cannon , think the castle has opening times but i missed going inside as didnt see the times when walking past

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Barnsley
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Went to the beach here which was lovely but the castle was closed. I knew it was only small based on the reviews on here but thought I'd have a look. It looked interesting. It would have been nice to go inside but it was closed.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We passed this quite often during our stay but it seems to being refurbished as there are fences ad boards restricting the view

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

In Castillo de San Felipe there is often concerts, movies, art exhibitions etc. It is a nice place to see before continuing walking on Playa Jardin beach.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Looking at previous reviews, this castle appears to have been boarded up. It is now surrounded by wire fencing announcing it is being refurbished! Who knows, it may be open by 2015!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

the place is tiny and was boarded up when we arrived it looked like a derelict building site...more like a small gun emplacement than a castle...

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Not quite what I expected. It is a small coastal fort but does have historical significance. It wasn't open which was somewhat disappointing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

This is a small but strong castillo and is built with hunks of bricks. The history of this is interesting just a shame it was closed and we couldn't see from inside. Views are wonderful and the famous black sand beach isn't very far away.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

The Castle is very small but well built. Interestingly it has a draw bridge with a couple of cannons displayed in front of it. While I was there opening times were advertised but it was actually closed for concert. I was quite disappointed. If you like castles, you won't want to miss this. There is another at Martinez quay which... More 

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Address: Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Tenerife  >  Puerto de la Cruz

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