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Charming renaissance square

The buildings are worth a tour but mostly the views from either end of the square shouldn't be... read more

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Fine Renaissance Square

In some ways, this beautiful Square with its range of magnificent buildings looks more Italian than... read more

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Plaza Vazquez de Molina, 23400 Ubeda, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The buildings are worth a tour but mostly the views from either end of the square shouldn't be missed. A hidden treasure

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In some ways, this beautiful Square with its range of magnificent buildings looks more Italian than Spanish, such is the Renaissance style of the buildings. It is mostly pedestrianised, and the Plaza is made even more attractive with the absence of the blight of parked...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2018

An attractive Plaza with a number of impressive buildings - almost too much to take in within a short visit.

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Whilst there are a wealth of buildings of architectural interest in Úbeda, the main attractions are situated on Plaza Vazquez De Molina. This large pedestrianised square is lined with impressive 16th century buildings , which are all worth further investigation. It is also the starting...More

1  Thank GrahamR242
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Surrounded by interesting old building including the Parador, city-hall and a private chapell. Make sure to visit teh various building, especially the chapell.

Thank dindan_11
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This plaza is the historic centre of Ubeda and is surrounded by a most impressive range of classical renaissance churches and palaces. A UNESCO World heritage site, it is the sparkling jewel in the crown of Ubeda. Much of what you see is the result...More

2  Thank Martin T
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Hadn't done my homework before booking this Parador, which is situated on the Plaza. The quality of the 16th century buildings is a jaw dropping experience. To walk out in the area at any time of day is simply amazing. This is a really wonderful...More

Thank crawfie
Reviewed 2 June 2018

This plaza has some of the best Renaissance architecture to be found anywhere in Spain. Just getting to the plaza is a lot of fun as you wind your way through narrow alleyways and streets in Ubeda's historic area. There are two former palaces (one...More

1  Thank T4232XIjohnb
Reviewed 29 May 2018

This plaza is the historic, main square in Ubeda, a town recognized with a sister city as a World Heritage site. After driving through miles and miles of olive groves, you drive up into the old town, get out and say "oh my." We knew...More

Thank waterandmore
Reviewed 21 April 2018

UNESCO declared Ubeda a world heritage site and one of the primary reasons for that is the Plaza Vazquez de Molina. It is a center of exquisite Renaissance architecture. We stayed in the Ubeda Parador for a couple of nights and enjoyed being in the...More

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