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One of the "classic" monasteries in Spain and really worth to visit. You can go by car or by bus... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Salamanca, Spain
Beautiful place

I was there once with my boyfriend took a caffee in the terrace it was a lovely experience nice... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Ceuta, Spain
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Plaza De Santa Maria De Guadalupe, 10140 Caceres, Spain
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

One of the "classic" monasteries in Spain and really worth to visit. You can go by car or by bus from close cities and you need around half a day for the visit. The Royal Monastery of Santa Maria de Guadalupe is a precious example...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

I was there once with my boyfriend took a caffee in the terrace it was a lovely experience nice service and good price. Also wonderful environment all around.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Hidden Gem . Beautiful monastery and surroundings. Old town , old.hospital current Parador , small cozy places to eat. No need to sleep , unless you want to stay since Trujillo is one by.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

To visit the historical centre of “Guadalupe” in the Caceres region in Spain, the best thing to do is to leave the car on the parking place before you arrive into the centre, just in front of the restaurant “Meson El Zaguan”, from there it...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Hola El edificio es espectacular por fuera. La entrada no tiene descuento mas que para niños. No hay audioguias, ni siguiera te dan un folleto. Hay visitas organizadas, consultar horas, sino se pierden muchos detalles. Mala organizacion. Saludos Hello The building is spectacular on the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank koldo k
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

The visit to the monastery costs 5€ per person, discounts exist for children and the elderly. In my opinion is worth paying. I found the visit brief ( 1h 30 min more or less) but in the BEST way posible, the guide was concise and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank p h
Reviewed 25 January 2018

This monastery is absolutely beautiful and amazing, but visitors to Careers the town should understand that the monastery is in the town of Guadalupe in Caceres province, 2 hours drive away. This tourist attraction should not be listed here under Caceres the town. I tried...More

Date of experience: March 2017
5  Thank Adnil-94102
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Spent on winter night in this lovely building with loads of character and charm. Would love to visit this place in summertime as the internal garden is wonderful. Note that you can drive to the entrance via a side street.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Icetrotter
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A beautiful place with priceless treasures and well worth a visit. You can only enter with a guide and the tour is only in Spanish, however everything is labelled in Spanish and English. Not recommended for people who have difficulty walking as there are lots...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the monastery on the recommendation of my parents. The Hospederia is excellent value for money and a truly unique experience. The monastery itself is dramatic and worth an explore. You can't go in without a tour guide and this is in Spanish....More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank SophieToddler27
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5 May 2017|
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Response from catsontop | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, I went on one after Sunday mass (around noon, I think). Wonderful place, wonderful paintings.
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26 June 2016|
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Response from Mabedui | Reviewed this property |
I would say that you may rent-a-car in Seville but I strongly advise you to stay one night in Guadalupe as the round trip to Seville is more than 600 km and the monastery has fixed visit hours.
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Response from Mabedui | Reviewed this property |
Hello. Look up in this Michelin route: Departure: Sevilla, Paseo de Cristóbal Colón Leave Sevilla Continue along: Paseo de Cristóbal Colón 0.6 km 00h02 Turn right : Calle Reyes Católicos 0.7 km... More
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