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A last minute decision to tour the Monasterio de San Martin Pinario turned out to be one of the... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
kmhontravel
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Well worth a visit

Walk down the street and past the main external facade, which in its way is quite imposing with its... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
PennyH2009
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Praza San Martino S/n, 15704, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

A last minute decision to tour the Monasterio de San Martin Pinario turned out to be one of the highlights of the trip.

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

Walk down the street and past the main external facade, which in its way is quite imposing with its spiral staircases, but doesn't give a clue to what is inside. Find the visitors entrance, as once inside the interior is enormous, with a magnificent richly...More

1  Thank PennyH2009
Reviewed 17 July 2018

The outside of this building, while impressive, belies the magnificence inside. Stunning architecture, sculpture, breathtaking altars. Plan on 1.5-2.5 hours to do this justice.

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

We stayed at this hotel, formerly a monastery. Although the rooms are small (ex cells) they are light and well decorated, and the bathroom although bijou, was modern with a good shower. The breakfast was good apart from the coffee, which came from a machine...More

Thank Rosalie P
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Monasterio de San Martin Pinario located on Praza San Martino is a nice monastery cum museum as there are less active monastery activities inside the structure. The altar of the Monastery is nice while the woodworks inside are all amazing. There are many rooms and...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Costs 4 euros to get in but you get a lot for your money. Very large area and endless rooms and corridors to explore. The altarpiece is actually better than the cathedrals.

Thank paulspod
Reviewed 4 May 2018

About a week ago, and during a five day visit to Santiago, we visited this Monastery-Museum site right in the center of the Old Town. We were fascinated with the displays of art, devotion, and culture we saw. The visit can be of several hours,...More

Thank josebenjamin
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I could have stayed here for hours there are so many rooms to visit! I loved the stamps and presses as well as the amazing woodwork. I highly recommend this while you’re near the Catedral.

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 8 December 2017

With almost no visitors, we were able to enjoy a tour of this Monastery in peace, without the hassle of the Tourist crowd in the nearby streets. Its worth the visit, just for the alter and its peaceful serenity.

Thank Jose_Delio_Ares
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This monastery is worth visiting and is has quite a lot to see. It also has a hotel you can stay in which is quite an experience even though the rooms are quite small.

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