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Cathedral Santander

Santander, 39002 Santander, Spain
+34 942 22 60 24
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good42%
  • Average32%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“old church” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (4 reviews)
“cloisters” (19 reviews)
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Santander, 39002 Santander, Spain
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+34 942 22 60 24
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"old church"
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"worth a visit"
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"cloisters"
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"mass"
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"euro"
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"tower"
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"explosion"
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"century"
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

nice area to sit and have a drink and something to eat, we have had breakfast there in the past and really enjoyed it. Having said this, the recent evening meal we had here was not so good, the service was really slow because it...More

Thank mrfjb
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

The church has a cloister where you can go inside the gothic cathedral which is in the upside of the building and which is regular. It is possible to visit the tower where you can finde a little museum and see the mechanism of the...More

Thank Iván V
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

After being brusquely escorted from the cathedral because it was closing, we decided to visit the following day. The Chapel was very dark and difficult to see, the cathedral charges €1 for entry, which is collected by another brusque employee. I wouldn't recommend this sight...More

Thank Cali_rose55
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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Whilst not as stunning as many Spanish cathedrals from the exterior and also not as lavishly decorated, Cathedral Santander is an understated gem and its cloisters are absolutely lovely. Certainly well worth a visit.

Thank John-frae-Banff
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

Very friendly reception. Very friendly people inside. A local woman explained us the history of the cathedral. But in Spain you will find cathedrals that are more spectacular, impressive. The courtyard was nice, but again, nothing spectacular.

Thank edhimal
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

An amazing building with Roman remains that can be visited. The cloisters are well-. worth visiting too!

Thank Emilyjcr
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

The Cathedral is a beautiful building in the centre of Santander. The courtyard is delightful and contains some historic artefacts. The interior of the Cathedral is simple but beautiful, a lovely quiet and cool spot in the city to sit and reflect for a while....More

Thank Naomi Beth M
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

there is not really a lot to see in santander in general, the cathedral is not any exception. You get a handful of altars, a crypt which doesn't seem to be old and a cloister, but that's it. Santander would be rather the place to...More

Thank Matthias W
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

Lovely cathederal, well worth a visit as it is only one euro admission for adults and free for children

Thank smiths669
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

At least in comparison with some great Spanish cathedrals of Burgos, Toledo or Leon. Consists of 2 parts. The lower and older church, now the crypt, called Church of the Christ is more atmosperic. Main Gothic church was built in 13th century being renovated and...More

Thank KrisD_pl
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