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Palace de los Golfines de Abajo

Plaza Golfines 1, 10003 Caceres, Spain
+34 927 21 80 51
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Very well preserved palace

You can only visite this palace by taking part in one of the guided tours (that I think are only in... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
MariSilva186
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Coimbra, Portugal
Awesome

The tour is in Spanish only but don't let that stop you. The interiors of this palace are utterly... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
Aitku
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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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The Palace of the Golfines de Abajo in Caceres houses an interesting display of artistic patrimony from the Foundation Tatiana Pérez de Guzmán el Bueno. This house museum offers the possibility to know the evolution of nobility through the lineage...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

You can only visite this palace by taking part in one of the guided tours (that I think are only in Spanish but I'm not sure). However, the rooms of the Palace are very well maintained and the visite is very informative.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

The tour is in Spanish only but don't let that stop you. The interiors of this palace are utterly superb and the paintings, tapestries and furniture as good as any you will find. That and the family history make this a sheer delight. If you...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

This palace is grand and impressive, and gives a good view into the history of wealthy and prominent noblemen. Also, France once used this palace, oddly enough. You can only visit it via a guided tour, and these are often only in Spanish, so do...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Impressive palace built by the secretary of queen Isabella in 15th century. No English tour available except for pre-arranged groups. No English audio. Also no English explanations next to artifacts. Typical for Spain. Palace is beautiful with old tapestry, antiques, paintings. Both 18th and 19th...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Absolutely fantastic! The building is spectacular and the interior takes your breath away, it's a real trip back in time to the XV Century. The Palace of Golfines de Abajo, where the Catholics Kings, Fernado and Isabel, would stay when they would visit the city,...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Of all the places in Caceres, in the old town we were looking forward to seeing the Palace de los Golfines de Abajo. Sadly we didn't even go in - the staff were very rude and unfriendly. They clearly did not want to bother with...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

This government building was once the headquarters of General Franco. The stone exterior of this palace blends in well with the other buildings in the plaza, and elaborate Mudejar and Renaissance decorative motifs are worth noting. We could not enter but I believe there are...More

2  Thank David G
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Nice older building near a small plaza. Nothing really special but it was cool for a picture and view.

1  Thank south6
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

The palace can only be visited in a tour , leaving on the hour. The rate is reasonable but on our visit all the tours were only in Spanish which is disappointing. The guide could easily sum up her story in a few English sentences...More

1  Thank Wim W
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

The visit is by guided tour and was advertised as lasting about an hour. On our tour there were 9 people, 4 from UK and 2 from Belgium who spoke English but not Spainish. There were 4 Spainish people in the group. The guide spoke...More

1  Thank Richard B
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