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Castillo de Bil Bil

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Address: Avenida Antonio Machado 78, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
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free museum

lovely old building with lot of works of art they are also for sale .also a few rooms wih old spanish furniture just along from windmill roundabout

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
David F
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Clydebank, United Kingdom
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Clydebank, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

lovely old building with lot of works of art they are also for sale .also a few rooms wih old spanish furniture just along from windmill roundabout

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow weeee! Lovely building and fantastic design and layout. You can never tell what's going on at any one time but check it out and see the beautiful interior and the magnificent layout of the exterior. It gives a lovely taste of North Africa in style and design.

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Hollola, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can not miss this place when in Benalmadena. Often there are exhibitions or music performancies available.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At first glance, this looks like a moorish outpost, but was actually built in the 30's and until mid-80's had a number of private owners who used it presumably as a summer house, though the high maintenance necessary for a builing almost on the beach, it got into disrepair. Benalmadena council bought it in the 80's and turned it into... More 

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Worcestershire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

This building has been taken on as a 'national heritage' type thing. Worth a look inside though at the tiles and decor.

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Accrington, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

We always sit outside the Bil Bil when in benalmadea theres water fountains also weddings usually on weekends also a restaurant, but we never used that our hotels directly across the road.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

An unusual building containing artists paintings for sale. It is also used for concerts and weddings. Free entry.

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Portland, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Old moorish castle doubling as a church for weddings. Pretty building especially at night when it is all lite up.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

After taking some lovely photos outside at different times of the day and night we decided to go inside truly worth viewing. They were preparing for an art collection so I assume it's a bit of a hub for different attractions. Right on the promenade.

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cheshire
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Not a castle that you would want to make a special visit to. Worth looking in as you walk down the promenade but thats about it.

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