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Royal Palace of Madrid

Calle Bailen, 28071 Madrid, Spain
+34 914 54 88 00
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Luxurious, over-the-top rococo palace with over 2,000 opulently gilded rooms.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“throne room” (241 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Calle Bailen, 28071 Madrid, Spain
+34 914 54 88 00
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Reviewed today

The Palace is interesting with regard to its architecture, furniture, art objects and history of the royal family of spain. However you should not expect the same impact than what you get from other royal palaces like Versaille for example. There is also a huge...More

Thank Wajdi B
Reviewed yesterday

The Royal Palace is a must-see if you are in Madrid, but it is like with most of the churches, when you see one, you have seen them all. They have a peacock who made the visit more colorful.

Thank alenkastupica
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The palace was smaller than I thought, and it was small and unusual compared to the great sights of Barcelona and Seville.

Thank 하영 김
Reviewed 2 days ago

I thought the palace was pretty cool, the outside view being one the best sights to see. I was visiting solo, so I was able to pace myself to my content, and there are some rooms that I had a hard time leaving and was...More

Thank Kristin T
Reviewed 2 days ago

The palace is well worth seeing but the crowds in season must be terrible as they were bad enough during our early Dec visit. Order your tickets online to avoid the long wait to get in. The armory was especially interesting but I can't understand...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Don't miss to see this palace with all the with all the antique furniture and many nice rooms. Come in well in the morning, so you do not have to queue to get into "the house"

Thank Brinks_Denmark
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We rented the excellent multimedia guide to tour the Royal Palace and it was worth every penny. This enormous palace complex has a variety of opulently furnished rooms that date back to the 1700's, some of which are still used for palace events today. The...More

Thank Christina L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place! Loved it! Changing of the guard was a lovely experience..the horses are gorgeous! Would recommend a wander round the gardens if nothing else.

Thank giddigill
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The place was crowded with people. Not surprising as it was a bank holiday for the locals. The public toilets were dirty and there was no janitor to clean. There were only two which can be used as there were two dirty and another two...More

Thank Soosee Q
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hands down one of the best palaces I have been to! Just amazing! The rooms they provide for viewing were beautiful and impressive, especially the dining room, porcelain room and the throne room. I highly recommend the visit and if you arrive between 4pm to...More

Thank paulyM79
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Ian R
24 October 2017|
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Response from pen2n | Reviewed this property |
I think you could spend around 3 hours there with the possibility of additional time if you choose to see the kitchen, which is a separate tour and additional cost offered at specific times. We spent close to 3 hours and... More
4 October 2017|
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Response from NarisaB | Reviewed this property |
When you get in at the evening .. it free 😃
9 September 2017|
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Response from N C | Reviewed this property |
I can only think of one mode of transportation and that would be by plane. It’s a different country!