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Amazing palace and gardens

This is a truly beautiful place and well worth the walk to get here. The palace with its amazing... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
bn3163
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Loved it

Absolutely beautiful and only a short walk from the Metropol Parasol. The mosaics are fantastic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AmyA94
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Essex
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Construction of this palace began in 1492. Today, part of the palace is a museum and is open to the public. There is a separate wing where the present Duchess of Medinaceli lives with her descendants and family. The palace has many gardens, patios...more
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a truly beautiful place and well worth the walk to get here. The palace with its amazing tiles, courtyards and decorated ceilings is sumptuous. The one thing I’d mention is the audio guide which is quite probably the worst I’ve ever used. It...More

Thank bn3163
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely beautiful and only a short walk from the Metropol Parasol. The mosaics are fantastic. Well worth a visit!

Thank AmyA94
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited several palacios in Seville but this one is my favorite by far. The azulejos are stunning and the prettiest I've seen. The staff was lovely, the audioguide was interesting, even though quite formal but they are all like this. If I were to...More

Thank gininou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the Casa de Pilatos, ground floor rooms are stunning with a vast amount of tile and exquisite coffered ceilings. We paid extra for the upstairs tour which a quick spin through half a dozen rooms, not as impressive as downstairs. Audio guide was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had visited the Palacio Los Duenas the day before and we were expecting to find a similar experience in the Casa de Pilates but this was an entirely different experience. Very unfriendly and off hand staff. The house itself was a strange mixture of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The price is a bit high (10 euros) but the audio guide is pretty well informative for this outta time palace, which is a good resume of the mudejar art. The ceramics are fantastic.

1  Thank StefTlse31
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The ground floor of this private palace is truly amazing -- a collection of exquisitely decorated rooms off a central courtyard. The gardens attached are equally impressive. Unfortunately, the audio guide that comes with the entrance price of 10 Euros is diminished by its own...More

1  Thank Gillian B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really worth seeking out this private villa. Truly steeped in history. Wondrous tiles and Roman statues. The best formal garden we saw in Seville.

Thank alltalk
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

It’s free for some hours on Monday if you are from the EU. The tour to the upper floor is great and the tour guide was super nice and enthusiastic. Highly recommended! Ask for the upper floor ticket!

Thank Nuno M
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Really enjoyed this residence and gardens. Built in the 1400s and parts are still lived in. Beautiful tiles with Moroccan influence.

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mustardfunk6
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Response from Alexandra S | Reviewed this property |
You have to pay. As previously mentioned there are two rates one for down stairs/only 8euro photography permitted and a second rate including a guided tour upstairs photography not permitted. The Museum of Find Arts is... More
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Sijia H
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
A word of warning. The afternoon we visited there was free entry for EU citizens which resulted in us having to queue for at least 30 minutes to get in. It also meant that we were not able to visit the upper floor as the... More
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