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Amazing to see the old sport of Pelayo kept alive

The Pelayo court is now part of a complex that includes the one of the best restaurants in... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2019
Gordon H
Valencia, Spain
Interesting to see such an old game still being kept alive here

We had a traditional Valencian meal in the fabulous restaurant here, with charming staff and... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
Congleton, United Kingdom
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Apr 14, 2019
“Amazing to see the old sport of Pelayo kept alive”
Jun 24, 2018
“Interesting to see such an old game still being kept alive here”
The ratchet Pelayo of Valencia (Spain) is known as the Cathedral and rope ladder, and is one of the most renombre.Para ratchets into the ratchet must pass through the ratchet bar-restaurant on the same street Pelayo n6, and through a small patio...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Calle Pelayo 6, 46007 Valencia, Spain
+34 963 52 68 45
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

The Pelayo court is now part of a complex that includes the one of the best restaurants in Valencia. When you dine you can actually see the court. Its amazing

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Gordon H
Pelayo G, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Trinquet de Pelayo (Recinto Deportivo), responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2019

Thank you so much! We hope to see you soon again :)

Reviewed June 24, 2018

We had a traditional Valencian meal in the fabulous restaurant here, with charming staff and excellent quality food, before joining the small audience of spectators in the court at the rear of the restaurant. We were made to feel very welcome but felt we were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank B5231DUchrisw
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Situated in a side street but in the centre of the city, the entrance is relatively small and unpretentious, but as soon as you get in you realise that this is a place full of tradition and one of the historic centres of the incredible...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank 612jesusl
Reviewed March 7, 2017

I live close to the Trinquet de Pelayo and love to introduce local friends and visitors to this historical sports court and to the traditional game of pelota. Before and after the match you can enjoy a drink in the Trinquet Cafeteria and mingle with...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed March 6, 2017

This was a really interesting visit - a game I have never heard of but really fascinating mix of speed, agility, skill, bravery (the ball is hard!), and in quite an unusual setting. and unique I think to the area. And there is a bar,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank heh365
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Looks like a small restaurant/ bar from the outside but once you walk in, there is a ticket boot at the end and a door to the court. Matches held on Thursday and Saturday afternoon for less than $20 euros per person. The game is...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank JAG_in_YVR
Reviewed March 10, 2016

This place is definitely worth a visit! Some Valencian friends told me about this game, "pilota valenciana", and I decided to go and watch a game on a Saturday afternoon. I was completely impressed, this is an amazing sport and there's a great atmosphere in...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank VLC84
Reviewed December 1, 2015 via mobile

Went there with local friends and enjoyed the game and the bets. Being seated inside the 19th century pitch where players hit the small ball with their hands so close to you, the speed of the ball and how spectators live it, is exciting. Tried...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank ToniAstor
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Cris F
August 2, 2018|
Response from B5231DUchrisw | Reviewed this property |
Ooh I am sorry I don't know. Have you looked on their website?
Lyn D
October 4, 2017|
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Response from AlfredHernando | Property representative |
Yes, the games are played on Thursdays and Saturdays from 4:30 p.m. Thank you
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