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Castillo de Almodovar del Rio

Calle del Castillo, Almodovar del Rio, Spain
+34 957 63 40 55
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More than a Game of Thrones location.

I loved this place! Sure you wouldn’t want to be here in the height of summer, but the Castillo de... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Apollo1961
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Kimbolton, Herefordshire. UK
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CHEATERS!

They took 28 euro for two tickets on festival on Sunday afternoon even though festival has ended... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Maciejos81
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Calle del Castillo, Almodovar del Rio, Spain
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+34 957 63 40 55
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved this place! Sure you wouldn’t want to be here in the height of summer, but the Castillo de Almodóvar is a great place to explore. Lots of stairs up and down, fantastic views and the GoT stuff is discreet and not the main...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They took 28 euro for two tickets on festival on Sunday afternoon even though festival has ended and actors already went home. CHEATERS!

Thank Maciejos81
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We left Cordoba and when we saw a sign of the castle on the side of the highway, we were curious to know about this castle. Almodovar..... it sounds something mysterious and then we saw a castle up on the hill that you can see...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Thanks to a Brit travel writer living in Spain who pointed us to some of the premier film locations, we found this out of the way castle. Traveled to visit our daughter for her college semester abroad in Sevilla. Highly recommend this historical location. Absolutely...More

Thank Missy S
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Absolutely breathtaking castle - it's a lot of fun to explore and you get some stunning views from that high up. Definitely worth the trip!

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

We did this as a day trip from Cordoba. Easy to get to and free parking at the bottom of the hill. It's a bit of a hike up and lots of people had driven and parked further up but I don't know if that...More

Thank Katherine M
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Ignacio C, Director Comercial at Castillo de Almodovar del Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Thanks! It´s allowed to park in the upper parking, but there are few parking spaces there, so they fill quickly and the people have to park in the bottom parking The promoter of the reconstruction wants to rebuild the familiar castle with a romantic spirit...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the experience where you walk about the castle on your own and it was a fun adventure. It was nice to be able to set your own pace and not rush through things. The castle itself has plenty of rooms and towers to...More

Thank Jonas L
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Ignacio C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Castillo de Almodovar del Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Thanks! We love the story of our renovation

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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

What an achievement - a fully restored castle and a great insight into how a working castle might have looked. Have to be fit to visit. Good idea to park opposite the El Campero restaurant and walk up the hill. There are a few parking...More

Thank Susannah H
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Ignacio C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Castillo de Almodovar del Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thanks a lot

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

When we found out that one of the castles from Game of Thrones was just a 2 hour drive from my parent's house, we just had to include it in our visit. Although the day started off overcast, the views were still great and they...More

Thank Scott G
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Ignacio C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Castillo de Almodovar del Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Yeah, Highgarden (and a bit of CasterlyRock too) Thanks

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We really wanted to see this. The parking lot at the base of rhetoric hill is too far for some people to walk. The road up is 1 1/2 lanes wide, with no guard rail. Cars start parking about 1/ 2 way m up. There...More

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Ignacio C, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Castillo de Almodovar del Rio, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thanks for your opinion. We are very sorry for your displeasure, but you should understand that the amount of visit in Neuschwanstein is not the same we have. We give the chance to our visitants who have to park in the parking lot in the...More

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LoveEurope2014
9 August 2016|
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Response from Ignacio C | Property representative |
Hi, there are a small parking area in the top of the hill, near to the entrance. Usually there are free places, but we cannot assure it. You should write to the ticket office to ask if they can reserve you a place. You only... More
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Doolish L
21 August 2015|
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Response from Ignacio C | Property representative |
Hi. Yes, you should take the bus M250 (Córdoba-Posadas with stop in Almodóvar del Río) in Córdoba. There is a schedule of the M250. It´s in spanish, but i think it´s understandable and useful for you. We can´t give you the... More
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Slimmary
12 May 2015|
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Response from Ignacio C | Property representative |
This question was asked twice, and i answered the first one. Anyway, thanks for your future visit.
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