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Captiva Chapel By-The-Sea

11580 Chapin Lane, Captiva Island, FL 33924
+1 239-472-1646
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Pretty place

Stopped by this place while visiting Captiva. It’s really peaceful and very pretty. Some of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
maeday1013
,
evansville, in
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Great at Christmas Time

My wife and I first visited here a few years ago at Christmas time. What a memorable experience... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Peteo72
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Cape Coral, Florida
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11580 Chapin Lane, Captiva Island, FL 33924
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+1 239-472-1646
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"small cemetery"
in 7 reviews
"christmas lights"
in 6 reviews
"christmas eve"
in 6 reviews
"attend services"
in 3 reviews
"buried here"
in 3 reviews
"early settlers"
in 5 reviews
"short stop"
in 2 reviews
"charming place"
in 2 reviews
"location is beautiful"
in 2 reviews
"walked around"
in 2 reviews
"well worth the visit"
in 2 reviews
"local charities"
in 2 reviews
"outside seating"
in 2 reviews
"bike ride"
in 2 reviews
"interesting history"
in 4 reviews
"small island"
in 2 reviews
"pastor"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by this place while visiting Captiva. It’s really peaceful and very pretty. Some of the gravestones are very old. It’s neat to see how islanders have decorated some of the graves.

Thank maeday1013
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

My wife and I first visited here a few years ago at Christmas time. What a memorable experience. Someone was kind enough to invite us along for Christmas Carols. A very very moving experience that is worth repeating

Thank Peteo72
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

The chapel is a must see on Captiva. A charming slice of Captiva Island history. The chapel is free to visit and open during the fall/winter/spring months for church services.

Thank SanibelMomof3
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

The definition of a "thin place" is "a place where the boundary between heaven and earth is especially thin. It’s a place where we can sense the divine more readily".. the perfection definition of Captiva Chapel by The Sea. We came as tourist then begin...More

Thank catsbyann
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

This is the most beautiful chapel in the world. It’s perfect, divine, quaint, pristine, ethereal and otherwise amazing.

Thank AtlantaAnne
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

This is a Beautiful old Chapel, an opportunity to reflex on a time long ago when people worshiped on this small Island. Very well maintained and a nice spot to spend some time. Worth visiting.

Thank Captiva90
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

Been married 25 years. If i had to do it again this is where the wedding would be!!! Big weddings are over rated- vows, church, essential guests... thats all you need. If you could book here this is all you need then stay on the...More

Thank Tina P
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

this little chapel is so charming, and its quiet cemetery very moving. A must go place when in Captiva

Thank Yann L
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

a beautiful place nice service on sunday. You can sit or stand outside and hear the service. Historical venue.

Thank lottiesnana1
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We have been to Captiva many times but this was the first time the Chapel was open. The walls have names of all past pastors. The cemetery next to it is a must visit!

Thank Robin S
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317allie
11 August 2017|
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Response from domvse | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to answer so late Yes there is a free parking lot close to the chapel
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May C
12 June 2015|
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Response from CapBeachVilla |
From Chapels website: We worship at 11:00 am, every Sunday, from the second week of November through the month of April and encourage you to visit any time of the year.
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