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.
Review Highlights
Tranquil and time to reflect

In a beautiful setting. On the last day of may we celebrate beso mano (kiss the hand) where you... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2017
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely shrine and views of Olvera

The shrine sounds better in Spanish and was dedicated to the Virgen de los Remedios. The story... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2017
Sydney, Australia
Read all 44 reviews
All photos (21)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 9, 2017
“Tranquil and time to reflect ”
Mar 10, 2017
“Lovely shrine and views of Olvera”
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Avenida Manuel de Falla, Olvera, Spain
Improve This Listing
Reviews (44)
Filter reviews
9 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
See what travelers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

In a beautiful setting. On the last day of may we celebrate beso mano (kiss the hand) where you are invited to kiss the hand of our lady of healing. Worth a visit to sit and reflect as this is a place of peace and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank jacquelineo985
Reviewed March 10, 2017

The shrine sounds better in Spanish and was dedicated to the Virgen de los Remedios. The story dates back to the 17th century when the Virgin was assumed to intercede when the town was suffering a very, long drought. The locals still gather on the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Archaeobuff
Reviewed November 14, 2016

This is a very peaceful place lovely to walk around and relax, Chapel inside with closed in centre courtyard with green ferns, rooms to burn candles, everything you need in a sanctuary. Situated just outside Olvera with a good view of the church and castle...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank John G
Reviewed May 13, 2016

This small and lovely church and courtyard is a major shrine of the Virgin Mary for people seeking help. It has a palpable sense of tranquility and is a wonderful place to take some time for reflection. The staff is very helpful. It was here...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank maas_johnf
Reviewed April 14, 2016

We have done the easy walk to Los Remedios a few times and a visit inside the Sanctuary is very special. The Chapel is small and quaint and is the home to many sculptures related to the Passion of Christ. During Semana Santa, they are...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Citizens
Reviewed March 26, 2016

Half way up the hill to the Castle. It makes for an interesting stop and photos opportunity. Nice statue in the garden.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank gastronaut_11
Reviewed April 16, 2015

This chapel is known for it healing abilities, plus it is just exquisite with it's beautiful tiled walls and unique stone floor. Be sure to have a drink across the street, and admire the view.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Doug C
Reviewed June 30, 2013

Just across from the sanctuary of the Patron Saint of Olvera Los Remedios. Good food and setting. Teh tapas were every nice not all are always available, so you know they are fresh.

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank Bart2005
Reviewed May 13, 2012

The Sanctuary of Nuestra Señora de los Remedios is located at Avenida de Manuel de Falla, 0, which is two km away from the town of Olvera. This church was constructed in the 17th century over the remains of the old hermitage that had been...More

Date of experience: June 2011
6  Thank BennyMalaga
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Hotel Meson Fuente del Pino
31 reviews
.96 miles away
Hotel El Horcajo
114 reviews
10.34 miles away
Hostal Restaurante La Estacion de Coripe
16 reviews
10.43 miles away
Cortijo Las Piletas
211 reviews
10.69 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 26 nearby restaurants
El Puerto De Los Arbolitos
160 reviews
.32 miles away
Cerveceria Los Arbolitos
84 reviews
.21 miles away
Taberna Juanito Gomez
144 reviews
.33 miles away
Meson Restaurante Los Lirios
69 reviews
.17 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 10 nearby attractions
Arab Castle
181 reviews
.56 miles away
Church of Nuestra Senora de la Encarnacion
67 reviews
.60 miles away
Castillo de Olvera
23 reviews
.55 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sanctuary of Remedies staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines