Palacio de La Magdalena, Santander

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A former seasonal residence of the Spanish royal family, Palacio de La Magdalena contains numerous fine paintings by Spanish painters and offers vistas out onto the sea from the top of the Magdalena Peninsula. The best way to see the 20th-century palace is on a tour. The reception rooms in particular impress, and note the the curiously designed student dormitories--which were originally stables--built in a medieval English style. Take a moment to greet the penguins and seals in the small marine enclosure near the entrance. To visit Palacio de La Magdalena on your trip to Santander, use our Santander trip app .
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  • To be a Royal Palace, it is "poor", I guess that just as summer residence, they had few things or they moved them only for the summer. Very good Community Guide, and saw that he liked what he did, for my taste the guided stays to see missing.
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  • ... Unless you've seen the series Grand Hotel, not be if voucher worth a visit very nice very well located Palace is used for private events
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  • Make several civil wedding at the Palace of the magdalena, it is a very nice place, rooms are very nice and super large, stair having the wedding salon is hallucinate you and the outdoor gardens are impressive, enviable views. If you plan to get married civilly is a site 100% recommended.
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  • Beautiful building and park area. Views are amazing. Tours of palace available. Lots of walking!
  • Amazing place, old castle built as a gift for the royalty from the Santander ppl, stunning place now the university have the rights to use the structure
  • Very nice palace, great garden, flowers and views at ocean. Huge park with children playground, beaches... has an small zoo with penguins, sea lion and others...
  • Beatiful building in a beautiful surroundings. There is enough parking space. And a marvellous view to the little rock-island with the lighthouse
  • A pleasant building, but no 'palace'. For that I suggest UK, France or India... This is a grand house, worth a photo stop, but little more.
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