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Big palace for a small city

This palace was built by the local royalty the Marqui of Comillas in order to attract national... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
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It is simply astonishing how such a small seaside city in Cantabria has such a breathtaking manour... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
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barrio Sobrellano s/n, 39520, Comillas, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed 7 days in Comillas last spring and I was amazed by the beauty of the small town .I was impressed by the huge palace Sobrellano ,built for Marquis de Comillas ,who brought prosperity for the villagein the 19 th century .A palace in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank mireille b
Reviewed 1 November 2018

This palace was built by the local royalty the Marqui of Comillas in order to attract national royalty namely the king and it did. After it was built by a renowned architect of the time it became fashionable for aristocrats and the wealthy to have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank correaalberto
Reviewed 16 October 2018

There is no visiting inside the palacio but the architecture and view are well worth the walk up the hill. Wow! What a gem in a terrific setting! Take your time to walk around it and take photos both of it and of the view....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

It is simply astonishing how such a small seaside city in Cantabria has such a breathtaking manour. Simply an architectonic beauty

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Big and beautiful castle Very nice to take pictures outside and pictures of other monuments There is a guide tour but you can get to the top of outside the palace and take pictures

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Alfredo G
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Lots to see in this village and palace is very pretty with a lovely view of the university. We toured here on a P&O Cruise excursion. Wish we had more time to explore.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Helen R
Reviewed 28 April 2018

We should have planned our visit better but we hadn't pre-organised a tour so couldn't see inside. It looked interesting though, shame.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank NorthernHeatseeker
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The “Sobrellano Palace” is located just outsider of the historical centre of Comillas, it is from the hand of the Catalonian arquitect Joan Martorell, the building works took an end in the year 1888. The style of the Palace is neo-gothic with some Venetian areas,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed 19 August 2017

The Palace is now part of a university and only a relatively small area can be visited. The visiting hours are also limited. However what we did see was very interesting. You have to be shown around by a guide and unfortunately they only speak...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank peetajohn
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Such a nice palace, you visit it with a tourist guide (no option to do it by yourself) but totally worth it. The guide was very nice and she explained every room as well as the life in the Palace. Total time was around 40...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Amg800
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