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Church on the beach

A modern church but quite traditional in appearance, popular for weddings because of its location... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
pat f
Blackburn, United Kingdom
Lovely Italian church

Well worth a visit. The congregation were celebrating a festival dedicated to the Madonna while my... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Henry J
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9 Sep 2018
“Church on the beach”
27 Aug 2018
“Lovely Italian church”
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+39 0974 961058
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

A modern church but quite traditional in appearance, popular for weddings because of its location: the West front is practically on the beach. Pleasant enough interior, quite restrained by Italian standards.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pat f
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Well worth a visit. The congregation were celebrating a festival dedicated to the Madonna while my wife and I stayed in Santa Maria Di Castellabate, and their enthusiasm was very touching. One evening the choir and congregation sang a hymn wishing the Madonna ‘Buono Notte’.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Henry J
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful church, amazing music, beautiful ceremony. The choir singers were out of this world, accompanied with organ, cello and violin. Blew me away.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 15 September 2017

This is a very good church, built on the beach right next to a hotel, doors open most days after 8,9am it's very nice inside and the bells ring throughout the day, morning and evening the nuns visit , very nice place to visit.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank David C
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This is a beautiful church by the sea. The doors into the church are striking. The history of this little fishing village is told in the panels if the double doors. The are beautiful. Inside, the church is less ornate and yet very welcoming. While...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank UrsD1963
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Average church, interesting from the outside, nothing remarkable inside from an architectural point of view. This church is adjacent to the beach in Santa maria castellabate.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank delagioventu
Reviewed 11 January 2015

Cooperation with the travel agency was really good: the tour was easy to book/arrange, replies were fast, price was reasonable. Best of all, our tour guide was a wonderful cheery driver/guide with millions of friends on the road. He even managed to help us getting...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Mohamed Y
Reviewed 8 October 2013

This lovely church sits majestically by the sea and bears the name of the blessed mother within: Santa Maria a Mare. Dating back to the 1800's this parish has welcomed many families from this small fishing village. Upon entering, if you turn your back to...More

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank Marigatta
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