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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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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
"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
"visiting santander"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed today via mobile

This beautiful palace was used for the tv series Gran Hotel. In the summer you can go inside on weekends (see the website). Be advised: the interior was NOT used in the series! The garden and the grass was used in several scenes. “Cantaloa” is...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We paid for our tickets expecting to have a nice walk around the palace but no you are marshalled from room to room and have to sit in what I can only describe as school chairs I speak Spanish so knew what was going on...More

Thank fuggles1901
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there for a conference and fortunately I was accommodated in Palacio real de la Magdalena itself. What a beautiful and amazing environment. Every time you open your window, you feel you are within the nature.

Thank Iftak H
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Reviewed 3 weeks 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 10 June 2018

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 10 June 2018 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 22 May 2018

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 14 May 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 9 May 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 7 May 2018

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

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majesty318
8 August 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
21 September 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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