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Cartuja de Jerez

Carretera Jerez | Algeciras Km.5, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain
+34 956 15 64 65
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A Historic Church and Convent in Jerez, Spain....

My wife and I recently stopped in Jerez, Spain while en-route to Algeciras, Spain and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
pparrothead
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Wilmington, North Carolina
30 minutes by car from Jerez center...great!

it is definitely worth the approximate 30 minutes to this wonderful church. there is plenty of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hirlsa H
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Munich, Germany
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3 weeks ago
“A Historic Church and Convent in Jerez, Spain....”
4 weeks ago
“30 minutes by car from Jerez center...great!”
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Carretera Jerez | Algeciras Km.5, Jerez De La Frontera, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I recently stopped in Jerez, Spain while en-route to Algeciras, Spain and Gibraltar...After leaving our hotel we toured the city of Jerez briefly before heading off to the south and Algeciras. We spotted The Cartuja de Jerez while driving and I stopped...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

it is definitely worth the approximate 30 minutes to this wonderful church. there is plenty of parking and the souvenir shop opened at 11 am. no charge to enter the church.

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

Home to a closed community of nuns that are producing and selling pieces of art as well as home made marmalades. We arrived at sunset and found the sisters singing the text of the mass, the church was not lit and candles were used to...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2016

This beautiful monastery survived because the gate held! Inside the monastery is home to a closed community of nuns but the church is simply amazing, serene and peaceful. A memorable experience after the hustle and bustle of Jerez

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

It's a little bit far away from Jerez. It's near Albarizones, rather. About the acces, it's easy to get there If you have or even if you have a bike, you can take the path bike. I like the architecture.

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Reviewed 28 April 2016

We were lucky to witness both a beautiful sunset and the sisters singing vespers, an awesome experience.

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Reviewed 6 November 2015

We came off the motorway at the Jerez de la Frontera junction and the Charterhouse is between the motorway and the town. It stands on its own. Both the Renaissance gateway and the Gothic and Baroque church facade were beautifully lit in the early evening...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Beautiful building on exterior but a closed order so cannot go inside. Lovely shop where they sell hand made items by the monks!

1  Thank pedsptcmf
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Reviewed 19 July 2015

This is old building, wich on first sight gives awe. Located in Jerez entrance from highway, you just have to stop by. Silence and high heavy walls. Very interesting architecture. Quite unusual.

2  Thank Katarina_Kacka
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Reviewed 8 July 2015

This working convent is housed in one if the most beautiful buildings of Spain. Just outside the city of Jerez, it is a beautiful example of Spanish religious architecture.

2  Thank atescov
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vanessakoh
22 September 2017|
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Response from Maurizio M | Reviewed this property |
At around 18:30
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Ken S
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Response from atescov | Reviewed this property |
I think the Cartuja is about 4or 5 km from central Jerez, and it would make a nice bike ride or even a nice walk if it is not very hot. About restaurants I think you could easily eat at Jerez .
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