Things to see and do - Étretat
Étretat Travel guide
Étretat : Michelin's recommendations
Étretat, an elegant seaside resort some 200km from Paris, owes its popularity to its characteristic lofty cliffs, so it is hardly surprising that numerous writers, painters and film-makers have found inspiration here! Maupassant, who spent his childhood here, wrote these fitting words: “The beach, whose celebrated beauty has been so often illustrated by painters, seems like some spectacular set-decoration, with its two splendid cliff faces known as the doors”.
Tourist attractions Étretat : Things to see and do
The views are magnificent: to the left, the massive arch of Manneporte, awesome and naturally shaped. Opposite, the Aiguille and on the other side, the Amont cliff. The variation in colours according to the time of day and the light are perfectly enc..
Promenade de la Digue
There are 180 steps at the end of a waterway-promenade, cut out from the chalkwhite cliff, in order to reach the cliff's summit. From the seafarer's chapel dedicated to Notre-Dame de-la-Garde, a view across Etretat and its picturesque site. The long ..
15 r. Guy de Maupassant
In this huge Norman delightfully old-fashioned family home, the visitor is invited to an usual meeting in the flesh, with the gentleman burglar in flesh and blood who returns to the place where he was created. Who lived here: Maurice Leblanc or Arsèn..
6, avenue George V F - 76790 Étretat
Prix Prices from : 65 €
Situated in the city centre of Etretat, the Detective Hotel has a unique decor, which gives tribute to famous detectives around the world and it is 250 metres from the beach. Each room is individually decorated to represent a different detective’s s..
10, avenue de Verdun F - 76790 Étretat
Hotel Ambassadeur is located in the town centre of Etretat, 300 metres from the sea and the famous cliffs. It offers soundproofed rooms with a classic decor. Guest rooms at Hotel Ambassadeur are equipped with a private bathroom, and some include a w..
Place Foch F - 76790 Étretat
Prix Prices from : 49 €
This hotel is 800 metres from the beach and a 2-minute walk from Etretat Casino. It offers en suite rooms, a terrace and a restaurant that serves regional dishes. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property. All the heated rooms at La Taverne de..
route du Havre F - 76790 Étretat
chemin de St-Clair F - 76790 Étretat
In the lovely Domaine St-Clair, within its elegant Normandy manor house, is where you will find this very good restaurant. The chef produces well-made, meticulous and generous cuisine. The magret de canard tartare, in particular, makes an impression:..