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 Etretat France

A sea front cafe at Etretat

Etretat France a seaside village




The town of Etretat can be found on the Alabaster coast in Normandy. Just a few miles from the port of Le Havre the coast is known for the chalk cliffs which are shown in the photos. The cliffs which the sea has worn archways in are probaly the most photographed in France. The town has a good selection of shops and restaurants to walk round

Fishing boats on the beach at Etretat


Etretat fishing boats france picture


The famous arch in the alabaster cliff face


Etretat cliffs picture

There is a gothic church from the 12th century well worth a visit.If you can manage the walk up to the top of the Cliffs. You can see how steep it is in the first photo.

The old covered market dating back to 1926 is interesting. You can see the old beams in the photo

Etretat old market picture

The Chateau Les Aygues has a lot of items on display there is plenty to keep you occupied for the afternoon.

The town dose not have a harbour so the small fishing boats are pulled on to the beach.Most ot the towns income now comes from tourists

A busy restaurant

Etretat  picture

Etretat  picture

The beach

Etretat  picture


Etretat has a good choice of hotels to stay at you can

Hotel Dormy House



This is an unforgettable haven looking out onto the sea with the village of Etretat at its feet.

The cliffs provide a fine setting, with the building seemingly clinging on to them, with lush, green swathes of countryside below it.

In the dining room, behind vast bay windows providing fine views..

Cosy rooms for peaceful nights after long days spent discovering the Abbeys and museums.

This is truly an outstanding establishment.

Dormy House Hotel Etretat

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Etretat beach at dusk


Etretat night picture

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