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Palacio Real de La Magdalena

Avenida de La Reina Victoria s/n, 39005 Santander, Spain
+34 942 20 30 84
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“guided tour” (10 reviews)
“gran hotel” (9 reviews)
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LOCATION
Avenida de La Reina Victoria s/n, 39005 Santander, Spain
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+34 942 20 30 84
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"beautiful palace"
in 14 reviews
"guided tour"
in 10 reviews
"gran hotel"
in 9 reviews
"la magdalena"
in 7 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 9 reviews
"highest point"
in 4 reviews
"tv show"
in 2 reviews
"public park"
in 2 reviews
"queen victoria"
in 2 reviews
"visit inside"
in 2 reviews
"alfonso xiii"
in 2 reviews
"free entrance"
in 2 reviews
"lovely place to walk"
in 2 reviews
"summer residence"
in 2 reviews
"well worth the effort"
in 3 reviews
"lovely park"
in 4 reviews
"great history"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The palace is located inside the park with same name. The park is not kept in a state of art but the location is gorgeous. The city should make an effort to open the castle to the tourists, as they only have access to the...More

Thank aldoh429
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Within very easy walk from Santemar Hotel.Recently beautifully restored and the views from here are spectacular.All outside scenes from long running Spanish series Gran Hotel shot here.Highly recommended.

Thank Chris D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This building is situated on the headland and provides ample opportunities the get some lovely shots over the Bay of Biscay. The gardens are neat and tidy and the tower on the building is very unusual. How do you get to see the inside of...More

Thank Bruce B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think buildings in down town are more interesting and beautiful than this Palacio. Really, but nature and views from there are amazing.

Thank Alex Š
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

there are fantastic buildings, the architecture is outstanding, gardens are beautiful to look at, a leisure walk is required to take in all around you. Very clean.

Thank julierichards0n
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Reviewed May 9, 2018

After seeing Gran Hotel on Netflix, I was determined to visit the palace. Only the exterior was used in Gran Hotel, but the interior was lovely and our guide provided all kinds of architectural and historical detail. Our tour was in Spanish, but the guide...More

Thank Barbara O
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

Visit this part of the Spanish history.Nearby elegant park .Palace is open for public(3euro);guide only in Spanish.

1  Thank schrijver_e
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

The park that circle the castle is amazing and the views are unbelievable. The building itself is very impressive and is highly recommended.

Thank bgillat
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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

You can easily spend one or more days wandering around the peninsula of La Magdalena for free - amazing views, lovely beaches, mini aquatic zoo, parkland and the best picnic spots in Santander. So the tour of the palace (in Spanish only) is an optional...More

Thank Dominic S
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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Someone has forgot to tell the staff here that RyanAir now fly numerous flights to Santander from the UK and no doubt, other nations too... but all communications are purely in Spanish... so if you can't speak it fluently, you'll get little from this. You...More

2  Thank Jordi B
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majesty318
August 7, 2016|
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Response from KrisD_pl | Reviewed this property |
We used the buses to get there and come back to the center. Bus stops are located on Paseo de Pereda among others. Bus stop you need to get off is simply called La Magdalena so check the routes on the tusantander website, go... More
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Bob P
September 21, 2015|
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Response from Cana1Toronto | Reviewed this property |
We went in late May, You will find the email address to the Palace on the Santander Convention Bureau website. Search: Palacio de la Magdalena - Santander Convention Bureau Great visit
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