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Palacio Real de La Magdalena

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Address: Avenida de la Magdalena, s/n, 39005 Santander, Spain
Phone Number: +34 942 203 084
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Beautiful palace worth visiting while in Santander

The walk to the palace was enjoyable, part of which was along the waterfront, and the gardens and property leading up to the palace was beautiful as well . We enjoyed touring the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

The walk to the palace was enjoyable, part of which was along the waterfront, and the gardens and property leading up to the palace was beautiful as well . We enjoyed touring the very grand and large Palacio Real de La Magdalena,the architecture was lovely, and inside every room seeming to surpass the other. The palace was not far from... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

I had a four course meal here and the views were lovely and the food and drink were great. Nice venue and close to the santemar hotel.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

A very interesting visit. We had a guided tour and I was fascinated by some of the information I was given

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

The Palacio, built around 1912, is referred to as having a number of architectural influences: the one they missed out was "early Disneyland". It was "renovated" in the 1990s - to within an inch of its life. It is now run as a conference centre. The real issue is the internal guided tour: €4 pp. What one is not told... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We arrived at 12:01 and they wouldn't let us in (the last tour was at 12:00). We were disappointed as I was told there were tours later than 12. BUT I was just excited to visit the grounds and see where Gran Hotel was filmed. (They say they didn't really film inside anyway). The views were spectacular and we made... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

This impressive palace, once the summer home of King Alfonso X111 and Queen Victoria Eugenia is well worth a visit. We had a guided tour lasting around 45 minutes and costs €4.....the tour was only conducted in Spanish! The young lady conducting the tour was well informed and had lots of snippets of interesting information.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

A beautiful palace well worth a visit, in a large park ideal for a walk and stop to admire the views.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Nice peninsular with a zoo and lovely walk. Great views. Don't miss it. Shane the land train wasn't inning.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Visited the Palace on a Monday - free - otherwise ah wouldnae have been there. Holiday home of Alfonso XIII? and his wife. Well appointed and beautiful outlook. Worth the walk round the gardens (park). If you are into this kind of thing it is well worth it I suppose.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Spent a few hours here in the park and admiring the palacio from the outside - we did not go in (our choice) but still had a fantastic time. A wonderful building and lovely view from the other side of the building. A wildlife park, small, is nearby in the park and worth a visit.

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Additional Information about Palacio Real de La Magdalena

Address: Avenida de la Magdalena, s/n, 39005 Santander, Spain
Phone Number: +34 942 203 084
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santander

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