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Calle Mijas, 29649 Fuengirola, Spain
+34 952 58 93 00
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All reviews steep climb medieval market beer festival nice walk free entry zip wire walk up worth a visit entrance fee walk around few times concert ramparts tower path cannon restored
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful old castle. Bit of a walk up the hill to get to it but we’ll worth the effort. The path at the back is a little easier. Would love to know what the digs are going on in the grounds

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank LindaHScotland
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited the castle whilst staying at the Myramar Hotel, walking along the river to the castle and taking a picnic, which we enjoyed in the castle grounds. The castle is free to enter (closed Mon & Tues in March), quite a climb to get...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ian P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is only good for the nice view from the top at the castle over the surroundings where you can see the mountains and the sea.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank AMosBang
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The castle and grounds are very nice, good location, close and easy to access. Plenty of parking and caravan site nearby.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank BZ4eva
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just take a tour around the castle and the terreign was easy to walk in. As always with castels; There are good views :)

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank tomspjot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

roman structures have been unearthed below the castle and is visiible from the sea front i was looking at it for ages and can imagine them unarthin quite a lot of artifacts there

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank vetsoldier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The castle looks quite impressive on the walk up and the grounds around it certainly add a majestic feeling. The castle itself is free and the views are stunning, however there isn't much in the way of explaining the history of how it came to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Irenebean
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Set in its own grounds, a pleasant, if steep stroll around to the top will give good views across the town and out to sea

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Alertbirder
Reviewed 6 February 2019 via mobile

Definitely worth a look. Climb up the castle for great views of the sea. We climbed 4 times before we found it open, the hours posted were not accurate. You can self guide inside, they could use more signage or read up before you go.worth...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 615mauras
Reviewed 31 January 2019

Disappointed that the Castle is only a ruin nothing to see in Castle terms. Walked around the parapet views were amazing but certainly not a Castle.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DorisnMike
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22 January 2018|
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Response from joya48 | Reviewed this property |
hi, it is a 5 mins walk, across the street
8 December 2017|
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Response from joya48 | Reviewed this property |
sorry we used taxis, but easy to use bus system to get around. Hotel can help with this information.
18 April 2017|
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Response from TRACEY M | Reviewed this property |
I went during the day. But the sun sets behind the mountains behind Sohail castle. and that's worth watching.