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Address: , Garachico, Tenerife, Spain
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Beautiful building

This is probably one of the main attractions in Garachico. The main part was built around Henry VIII times and retain many of the charms. Funny enough it has an exhibition of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2015
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

This is probably one of the main attractions in Garachico. The main part was built around Henry VIII times and retain many of the charms. Funny enough it has an exhibition of volcanic eruptions..

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

Food and views from the outside area are just perfect!! Opt for the Canarian dishes...honestly, best i have had! Waiting staff are also lovely and great to see the 2 women cooking up a storm in the kitchen!

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

If one is visiting Garachico then one should find time to go to the Convento de Fransisco. The entrance fee is only 1€. The wooden balconies are splendid as are the wooden carved ceilings. One room has many large black and white old photos of Garachico from past days. Each photo has an explanation of the photo subject in Spanish,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

Very average food and service.predictable menu. OK service. Had toys for our 2 year old though which was a highlight.

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Bedford, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

Lovely old building to wander round for a sense of calm and tranquility. It only costs 1€ so give it a go.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

If you are staying on the hot south part of Tenerife and want to calm down, go to the north and stop at Garachico. The place is nicely located near the northern cliffs of the island, have a nice old town with the Convent, being the key attraction of the town. It is worth entering it for a few a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Visit. It only costs one Euro and it is a shady and cool gem in a lovely town.

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