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Corral del Carbon (Coal House)

Corral del Carbon, 18009 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 59 90
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Corral del Carbon, 18009 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 59 90
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is where you pick up your tickets to L'Alhambra. It is slightly off the main street but well signposted so you will not have any trouble finding it. The was originally a three storey caravanserai, housing traders and so has historic significance but you...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This is one of the oldest buildings in Granada, and it is where you will collect your pre-booked tickets for the Alhambra. Worth a visit but not a lot to see

1  Thank Louise090
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Inside there is an office where you can print-out your Alhambra tickets, we did not see any signs in English about this and there were a few people lining up. I had not seen anything about this pick-up point in prior posting in the Granada...More

1  Thank tobegold
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This was originally a caravanserai, then converted into a coal storage facility. Today it houses some offices and shops, and is a place where you can pick up your Alhambra tickets (if you purchased them online).

1  Thank FactotumDellaCitta
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We visited this as part of a guided tour. Building is nice but to us the free and very clean restrooms in the right inside corner were the reason why we came back.

Thank mmighty
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Drop in to visit on your way past. We enjoyed a casual lunch at the charming garden in the Plaza de la Trinidad and then called into the Coal House. It has an interesting history and five minutes will do it as the unfriendly staff...More

1  Thank Kate K
Reviewed 27 April 2017

It is centrally located and you can look around for free. We visited it during a walking tour but it has a small description in the entry.

Thank MariSilva186
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

All the guide books recommend visiting this place although I'm not entirely sure why - it's easy enough to get to as it's off a main road and well signposted. The doorway is very beautiful and a lovely example of Moorish architecture but that's about...More

Thank siddle45
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Another historic Muslim building was the Corral de Carbon with granadapicnictours on our Feel Granada Historic Walk. This 14th c building was first a place for the farmers to sell grain, then a tenament house and also a coal exchange. It was beautifully restored in...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This building was a wonderful find. Lovely old coal merchants inn and trading house. A delightfully cool spot on a hot day and free to enter.

Thank parkersinaust
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