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Address: Calle Bailen, 28071 Madrid, Spain
Phone Number: +34 914 54 88 00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Luxurious, over-the-top rococo palace with over 2,000 opulently gilded...

Luxurious, over-the-top rococo palace with over 2,000 opulently gilded rooms.

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We enjoyed our visit to the Royal Palace, but it might have been better if we did a tour or an audio guide because there's not much information if you just walk through on your... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Arlington, Virginia
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85 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We enjoyed our visit to the Royal Palace, but it might have been better if we did a tour or an audio guide because there's not much information if you just walk through on your own. It's very ornate but definitely not on the same level as Versaille. You also can't take pictures beyond the main entrance, but honestly, the... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Decided to take the tour here and didn't regret it. Advice though is to make sure you get there early, as it gets quite busy. There's so much history in this old Palace and definitely worth taking the time to have a look around

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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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20 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we got to take the gran tout insside the Palace.We saw from the throne,to the fasions and beauty furiniture and settings of each gran room.Simply magnificient

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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After dozens of visits to the area, I finally decided to tour the Royal Palace of Madrid. Breathtaking. Simply beautiful, historical, and takes you back in time.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fantastic, Impressive Palace, overlooking the hills of Madrid. Great gardens on the approach and magnificent interior.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Short path through some typical European palace rooms. Feels more like a museum than an working palace.

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Bellmore, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We took a tour of the inside and it was very informative. Don't forget to see the statues of Ferdinand and Isabella... There are lots and lots of room s and art to see.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Its an amazing Palace: With the normal ticket You can visit also the temporary exhibition and the royal armoury. Nice view. Must visit

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SCOTLAND
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited this during my 2 day stay and was truly taken aback such a beautiful palace and so big really enjoyed going through the history of this place and learning so much about this Palace and the royal family that resided here

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Sorry I did not enter the palace. But the whole exterior and park and opera house was a delightful place to view. Very satisfied.

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