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Great restoration job

We got the senior discount 5 euros and it includes a audio player device in your language. Go in to... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Great views

Interesting castle with stories to tell. Secret passage to the nearby castle, storks with babies... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only 5 Euros for oldies and that includes the hand held thingy that gives you an excellent commentary. Fantastic views and all explained. This is one of the most interesting castle visits I have been on

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We got the senior discount 5 euros and it includes a audio player device in your language. Go in to the left and follow the number prompts through the castle grounds and up into the tower. There are some great maps and artifacts there along...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Very interesting visit to this historic and restored castle. The visit was enhanced by the entertaining and informative audio guide in English, which included in the entrance fee.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Interesting castle with stories to tell. Secret passage to the nearby castle, storks with babies visible from the top of the keep and great views over the town. Loved the costume exhibition too.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank CathyGilman
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

A nice but short visit of the castle was interesting. The views when going up the tower made for the entry cost. Expect to be out after 1 hour. Closed during part of the afternoon (siesta).

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank EmmCee
Reviewed 18 March 2018

It's an interesting spot historically and the map room is great! The price is a little high for what they're offering but if you have the money and the time it's a nice way to spend an hour and the view from the top of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Alice W
Reviewed 27 February 2018

It is a very interesting and restored castle. The small brochure in English helped as there was no other guide. There was a fantastic collection of maps in the keep and a great view from the top over the town, Atlantic Ocean and the River...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Szlachcic
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Not big but well maintained place. If you are interested in history you'll find plenty of info on the stands. If you are interested in architecture there is a wonderful opportunity to go up the walls and tours. I wish there were no fog over...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Elena V
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This was an amazing experience which made the trip to Sanlucar de la Berrameda worthwhile over & above the bodegas. The restoration work has been amazing thanks to financial help from the European community. It is rich in history & part of the Christopher Columbus'...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank TurnipTownsend
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We took the self guided tour which had quite a lot of information on the history of the castle. Particularly liked the collection of maps ofvthe local area and the known world from different times in history. Views from the top ofvthe tower were wonderful....More

Date of experience: September 2017
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24 July 2018|
Response from EmmCee | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you are given a pamphlet when you get there, with information on the language of your choice.