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Casita de Infante

Nr. Monastery, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
+34 918 96 70 00
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A garden view of the Palace across the Valley

The walk to the Casita de Infante is about a 30 minutes. Don't expect too much. We went around the... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
ziggydoodle
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Toronto, Canada
Amazing View from a Superb Garden

Lovely little garden around the small house built for Infante of Spain in XVIII century. It is free... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2016
Boris B
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Belgrade, Serbia
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
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1 May 2018
“A garden view of the Palace across the Valley”
13 Jun 2016
“Amazing View from a Superb Garden”
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Nr. Monastery, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

The walk to the Casita de Infante is about a 30 minutes. Don't expect too much. We went around the end of Apr. There were large Magnolia trees, climbing roses and other perennial plants, however they have not in bloomed yet. If you visit in...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely little garden around the small house built for Infante of Spain in XVIII century. It is free of charge, a short walk from the Monastery of El Escorial. The view of the monastery is simply stunning. The price for the entrance to the house...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2016

So peaceful & quiet with a stunning view of the monastery . The gardens are beautifully maintained with fabulous views of the surrounds .

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Reviewed 3 December 2013

used as a gataway for King Carlos and his wife Maria Luisa of Parma this is truly a doll house hunting pavillion decorated in french style. surrounded by almost 500.000 sq meters of parks, waterfalls and gardens, highlights even more the beauty of the El...More

1  Thank AnaPaulaLisboa
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Reviewed 28 July 2013

This built as a summer getaway home by the Infante Gabriel in 1771 and should be included as part of your visit to El Escorial. . Once you are done in the monastery, walk down the hill back towards the station & within 5 minutes...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2012

A small day palace with fine decorations including some unique wax miniature tableux. See my review of El Escorial for more info.

Thank nycron
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Reviewed 17 October 2012

Beautiful gardens! Took us a while to find it and then some time to find the guide. All it is is the bungalow of the price, that to modernized recently, but if you have time to spend at the gardens surrounding it, it is worth...More

Thank ndeo
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Reviewed 14 September 2012

Aranjuez is an small village close to Madrid (45km). It is full of trees with a big river... many palaces from old spanish kings.

Thank RafaMadrid_Spain
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Reviewed 23 January 2012

This 18th century palace was a residence of the Spanish Royal family and was built by a prince, hence its name, as a place to rest and entertain himself. Although built by the same architect that designed the Prado Museum, it's not a particularly attractive...More

5  Thank emcrisostomo
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Reviewed 15 November 2011

This is a house built by a Spanish prince overlooking the monastery at El Escorial. The house is not much to write home about, but the gardens are one of my favourite places on earth, and you can tour the gardens for free. Thousands of...More

3  Thank Chileice
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