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Beautiful castle

Much bigger than I expected. They host all sorts of concerts on its grounds. It’s magnificent... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dublin, Ireland
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nice view

Even you cannot enter into the castle , getting up there you can enjoy a nice view and take good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fernando Marcel... A
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Calle Mijas, 29649 Fuengirola, Spain
+34 952 58 93 00
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All reviews steep climb medieval market beer festival nice walk worth a visit free entry zip wire walk up entrance fee pedestrian bridge walk around few times the costa del sol concert ramparts tower cannon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At a loose end as the weather was a bit changeable we decided to have a walk to this castle which was only down the road from our hotel Absolutely brilliant and an insight to historic Spain When stood on the fortification the views were...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Much bigger than I expected. They host all sorts of concerts on its grounds. It’s magnificent! Recommended for a visit.

Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately it was the end of the season and there were no guides in English only Spanish and German but there is not much left of the internal buildings so it was a case of guess what they would have looked like.

1  Thank mummybear-Stoke
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even you cannot enter into the castle , getting up there you can enjoy a nice view and take good pictures. Its worth a visit while in Fuengirola.

Thank Fernando Marcel... A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant stroll around the outside of the castle with good views. The photos below are of notice boards that explain the opening times and things to see inside.

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walk up to castle and stroll round. Children enjoyed the cannons and the views . Good way to spend a couple of hours

1  Thank Linda M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cracking old castle. It sits at the top of a hill overlooking the beach. There have been a number of improvements to the paths and such around the castle so it’s very easy to do the steepish climb. The paths up are excellent. It’s possible...More

Thank Derek S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After reading in two different places that it was meant to be open - I got to the castle to find it all closed! There were other people there too trying to figure out if there was a second way in or if it was...More

Thank Jo-James B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just 10 minutes walk from our hotel it was a nice stroll up to the castle. It was closed when we visited so we walked around and enjoyed the exterior of the castle and the view of Fuengirola and its surroundings.

Thank knutk31
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice little experience, a bit of a walk/climb to reach as the castle is on a hill. Castle is all in ruins, lots of history to see. Amazing views from the top, can see all around including the sea. Was a wonderful experience to see...More

Thank AKat93
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January 22, 2018|
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Response from joya48 | Reviewed this property |
hi, it is a 5 mins walk, across the street
December 8, 2017|
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Response from joya48 | Reviewed this property |
sorry we used taxis, but easy to use bus system to get around. Hotel can help with this information.
April 18, 2017|
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Response from TRACEY M | Reviewed this property |
I went during the day. But the sun sets behind the mountains behind Sohail castle. and that's worth watching.