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Historical

A hidden gem surrounded by shops selling all sorts of different items. It’s a shame that it has not... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Helennsimon
via mobile
history...where you least expect it

The tower sits half way up calls san migel, the uphill shopping experience in torremolinos ....its... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
greggcoopz
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Whitchurch, United Kingdom
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2 weeks ago
“Historical”
16 Dec 2016
“LOVELY”
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Torremolinos, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A hidden gem surrounded by shops selling all sorts of different items. It’s a shame that it has not been preserved properly, you can’t get near as it is not safe so I wonder why they don’t make it safe?

Thank Helennsimon
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The tower sits half way up calls san migel, the uphill shopping experience in torremolinos ....its been on that site for 100s of years and reminds you of the history of that area 😊. It is closed to the public, but stands very proudly amongst...More

Thank greggcoopz
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I only noticed this after being online looking for things in the area. The Tower is derelict, surrounded by gift shops. It's a shame that something of such historical importance has been neglected.

Thank Del A
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Walked passed it a couple of times before inquiring what is was. You couldn't get up close as all sectioned off, was told by staff at our hotel that it was unsafe.

Thank KAYBOX
Reviewed 15 December 2016

This is a great 14th century tower situated at the bottom of Calle San Miguel. Unfortunately Torremolinos Ayuntamiento is either unwilling or unable to allow anyone to get near it. Furthermore views are obscured by buildings so you can't even get a decent look at...More

Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 19 October 2016

While on holidays recently my Husband and I tried to visit the Pimentel Tower. It can only be seen from a distance which is a pity.There are souvenier shops and cafes around it but you can't actually get near the tower. Shame that it is...More

1  Thank Caroline D
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A landmark of the past. Easy acces and interesting to discover. There should more info dedicated to tourist to explain what it was in the past.

Thank Claude M
Reviewed 3 March 2016

As this tower is supposedly what gave Torremolinos it's name, it is such a shame you can't get to it! You can see some of it from behind the cheap and nasty shops. On the steps or from the beach road you can see it...More

1  Thank Clive A
Reviewed 7 February 2016

The tower that give Torremolinos its name hidden up the accent or decent of "Esacalera" It's pretty anonymous and note signposted, & impossible to visit, so you'll have to look up at it from the street, amongst the bars & cafes & nic nack shops...More

1  Thank Ly2ns74
Reviewed 5 February 2016

Have seen this Tower numerous time whilst in Torremolinos, didnt really have any desire to visit just observed from a distance

Thank 365Eileen
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