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Castillo de Colomares

Finca La Carraca S/N | Carretera Costa del Sol, 29639, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 678 03 40 11
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Ugly yet a must-see

This crazy monument of ugliness is just one step from being a second Disneyland so you have see... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Justyna B
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Very Nice story of colombus

Very Nice place to visit. Not that big but only 2€ income. The buildings tell the story of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Scalleke
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All year open from Wednesday to Sunday. Visit our webpage for further info.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Finca La Carraca S/N | Carretera Costa del Sol, 29639, Benalmadena, Spain
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+34 678 03 40 11
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This crazy monument of ugliness is just one step from being a second Disneyland so you have see this. Built from scratch by few chaps looks like a drunk dream of some maniac yet it show amazing imagination and dedication (and persistence). Entry is a...More

Thank Justyna B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very Nice place to visit. Not that big but only 2€ income. The buildings tell the story of Christoffel colombus. Very special and detailed structures. Gives you very nice photos

Thank Scalleke
Reviewed 3 days ago

Stunning views from the hill. Nice place to spend 1-1,5 hours (if you are with kids, even more because they like to walk aroung, run, climb and have a fun there). There is a little turtle living at one one of the fountain, at outside...More

Thank Julia F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The castle is very nice decorated with statues and frescas. It's like a fairytale castle with a nautical inspired scenery. 2eur Goa a lot of nice photos.

Thank Bogdan N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This a beautiful place to go visit. Only 2£ to get in and well worth the price. Every piece there is beautiful and you get an amazing view on the town

Thank Sympholake
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a morning walking around this amazing place, carvings are stunning, been told they do a night visit which would love to do next time, bit of a hike to get back from if you walk there which we did.

1  Thank vhobbs44
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This castle built in 1987 is simply stunning You can actual access all the segments that make up this beautiful got his monument to Christopher Columbus Highly recommend It's a long steep walk so best to take a bus or a taxi Possibly go a...More

1  Thank SueChaos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Incredible, my sister told me it was a folly, well if it is it is the grandest one I have seen. ground acreage tiny as you can walk round it in just over an hour with stops. Never seen anything like the architecture before and...More

Thank GogsGraham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been visiting Benalmadena for 10 years and at last have been to the castle, I was not disappointed, it's quite small but a lovely little place to visit and admire the view of the coast.

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to the Colomares Castle with my children (9 & 12). The walk from Torremuelle station is 1,5 km uphill. Doable with kids. The castle looks like artificial ruins, but that is not a problem. The tickets are 2EUR adult, 1,50EUR child. They have...More

1  Thank eerola
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Lia V
22 July 2017|
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Response from Oye J | Reviewed this property |
Free parking under trees, next to the castle.
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NorthYorkshireCazzie
16 April 2017|
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Response from Oye J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Best to catch a train and bus, depending on where you are heading from. Trains are about €2, while the bus fare is about €1.65.
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samuel t
17 March 2017|
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1hr 12mins Walking and it's up hill. We walked it and it was a hard walk in the heat. Not many place to get a drink And you can't buy one there So make sure if you walk that you take a drink. It has funny opening hours so... More
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