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The church itself has been converted into a space for artwork etc, when we visited it had a display... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
LegoTortoise
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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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Pretty Church in stunning landscape but very limited opening hours.

It's a cute little chapel, built in a modern-ish 20th century style that looks more fitting for... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Roam798563
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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CHAPELLE des marins, 76790 ETRETAT Etretat, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The church itself has been converted into a space for artwork etc, when we visited it had a display of large black sticks/seaweed art with no explanation in English although there was audio in French. Be sure to catch the little tourist train up to...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2018

It's a cute little chapel, built in a modern-ish 20th century style that looks more fitting for Iceland than France. The location is absolutely breathtaking, high on the cliffs above Etretat with a beautiful view of the bay and the cliffs on the other side....More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

This small chapel appears to be in good condition. Unfortunately, we went there on May Day (May 1) and it was closed. We would like to return sometime when the chapel is open. The views from nearby the chapel are very good.

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

The Church was closed, so I was little disappointed, but the view of the city and the cliffs is amazing from this side. The Church building looks good. There is an option of taking a mini train, but it is worth climbing the stairs as...More

Thank sb2003
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Nice place. A must visit site while visiting Etretat. Nice spot importantly to see the amazing sea view down.

Thank AzadAjay
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I rate this a bit lower than the cliffs, because the church is quite disappointing. It is a very tiny church, with nothing special about the building itself. The location on the other hand, is amazing! You will have amazing views over the town and...More

Thank Stephan V
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Going here is bit challenge to the driver as its very vertical road. But worth it when you are at the top. WOW

Thank Darwin A
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We were there for an afternoon and wanted to visit both sides of the cliffs. Chose to walk up the south side which was an easy climb and gave a lovely view over to the cliff with the church. We then went back to the...More

Thank VaHay
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Beautiful and calm - the best place to take in the ocean views and views of the cliff, while also being able to collect your thoughts. Truly serene and gorgeous. You can drive to the top - or walk up from the beach (we took...More

Thank lysmekah
Reviewed 19 July 2017

You CAN get up on this cliff by car.... but consider taking a little train (see pic). The Chapelle is closed, but a fine inspiration to imagine it in the time the Impressionists sat here to paint the seascape. When we visited, there was a...More

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