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Casa de Los Balcones

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Calle San Francisco 3, 38300 La Orotava, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very easy and fun round trip circuit through the city. Start at the local plaza and visit the highlights. The Casa de Los Balcones has an affordable gift shop,

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

On our trip to Orotava we stoped here for lunch. The menu is fooling you, not so many choices, but when the food came....we were surprised. It looked amazing, and tasted even better. The service is great. The view is amazing. It looks like a...More

Thank Mihai - Cosmin D
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

La Orotava is a beautiful little town albeit a bit quiet when we were there both times. The mansion was the main highlight of our first visit. It's a striking view when you encounter it coming up the hill through town from the bus station....More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

if you want to know the interior of the old canary house here you have the opportunity. AuthenticallyMore

Thank Kristina B
CasaBalcones, Marketing manager at Casa de Los Balcones, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Dear Kristina, We thank you very much for coming to visit us, as well as the time dedicated to commenting on your pleasant experience with all Tripadvisor users. We are happy to read that we have exceeded your expectations and have evaluated us in such...More

Reviewed 3 August 2018

An attractive house both inside and out, the first floor of the interior and courtyard are now a museum showing how life was like when the house was being used domestically (i'm guessing as it was in the first part of the 20th century). The...More

Thank Merrowmum
CasaBalcones, Marketing Manager at Casa de Los Balcones, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Dear Merrowmum, Thanks so much for your visit and having taken some minutes to write our review. It's a honour to know that our visitors have fun inside and enjoy during the visit. We hope you come back. You are always welcomed. Yours faithfully, The...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

This place is designed as a typical mansion house museum. We had handsets to listen to descriptions which is essential. The place isn't well organised and the numbers are not all there! No one told us that there is a second buolding across the road...More

Thank Nicola K
CasaBalcones, Marketing Manager at Casa de Los Balcones, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Dear Nicola, First of all thanks for visiting us and sharing your opinion. Despite the inconveniences, we hope you enjoyed during the visit. We take into account your opinion, which is very important to us. That's good to improve, and take it for granted that...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Great old Canarian property . Eat and drink surrounded but so much history. Also excellent view to PDLC. Great place for Tourists and locals alikeMore

Thank sharon e
CasaBalcones, Marketing manager at Casa de Los Balcones, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Dear sharon e, We thank you very much for coming to visit us, as well as the time dedicated to commenting on your pleasant experience with all Tripadvisor users. We are happy to read that we have exceeded your expectations and have evaluated us in...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018

The house Of Balconies or Casa De Los Balcones, was first built in 1632. This delightful but distinctive building has three stories featuring five ornately carved balconies. The building was was originally two separate houses built by a wealthy local family but converted to that...More

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CasaBalcones, Marketing Manager at Casa de Los Balcones, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Dear Lee A., First of all, thank you for visiting us and sharing your opinion in Tripadvisor. We are glad that you enjoyed the visit of our set of historical houses and you appreciate everything that we offer to all our visitors. It's a honour...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Visiting this house is a good way to get an overview of local history and architecture. By the entrance there is an industrial amount of souvenirs, but if you buy a ticket you can visit the back and the first flour which are more interesting....More

Thank GlobetrottingSwede
CasaBalcones, Marketing Manager at Casa de Los Balcones, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Dear GlobetrottingSwede, Thank you very much for coming to visit us, as well as the time dedicated to commenting on your pleasant experience with all Tripadvisor users. We are pleased to know that you liked our house, its history and its quiet. Regarding the loudspeakers,...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

This museum is designed, it seems, for tourists to be able to imbibe a cursory understanding of local history during a 15-minute walk-in visit. OK - that's what museums aimed at tourists are about. But while offering only a narrow view of local history -...More

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CasaBalcones, marketing manager at Casa de Los Balcones, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Dear TShillam, Thank you for taking the time to review our House-Museum "La Casa de los Balcones"of which we are very proud. I was so pleased to hear that you appreciate the canarian culture. On the other hand we are sorry for the inconvenience of...More

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