The Cliffs of Etretat

Tailor-made trips and holidays in Etretat and its cliffs

Holidays in Etretat, from the Downstream cliff to the Upstream cliff

Who has never heard of the cliffs of Etretat?

During your trip to Etretat, in front of these majestic limestone cliffs, you will be amazed by the splendour of this unique landscape! Surrounded by the impressive cliffs of Upstream and Downstream, the pebble beach of Etretat is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful beaches in Normandy.

Many artists have visited Normandy over the centuries, and have made their holidays at the cliffs of Etretat a real source of inspiration. Famous writers have fallen in love with this magical and picturesque setting: Maupassant, André Gide, and Maurice Leblanc, who made the hollow needle the lair of the gentleman burglar Arsène Lupin. Immortalized by the painters Courbet and Monet, Étretat has kept its small village soul. 

Unique, majestic, magnificent, the cliffs of Étretat have been marveling visitors from all over the world for centuries. Not to be missed on your holidays to Normandy!

Our visits and activities around Etretat

Guided tour in the cliffs during holidays of etretat

The cliffs of Etretat with a naturalist guide

During your holidays, discover the cliffs of Etretat. Go and discover the most beautiful spots of this cliff thanks to a naturalist guide! You will be able to marvel at this dazzling spectacle.

Paddle in the cliffs of Etratat

The Cliffs of Etretat by Paddle in Normandy

Discover these gigantic cliffs in a original way! On a paddle, you will realise that you are very small in front of these huge blocks of stone. Perfect for people who love sport and discovery!

To visit Normandy and the cliffs of Etretat differently

Groups and team building activities in Etretat

With Bretagne Autrement, enjoy unique experiences in Normandy and at the cliffs of Etretat with friends, colleagues or family, thanks to our original visits and team building activities!

To personalise a bachelor party, a hens party, or a business event

Our selection of hotels around Etretat

We know the best boutique hotels and charming accommodations in the region. Do you have a special wish? Just ask us!

Le Donjon - Domaine Saint-Clair

Holidays at the hotel Le Donjon Domaine Saint-Clair in Etretat
Charming hotel 3*

Nature and seaside

Nestled on the heights of Étretat, in Normandy, away from the noise and bustle, the hotel Le Donjon - Domaine Saint-Clair enjoys an ideal location in the heart of a magnificent green park with views of the sea and the cliffs.

Les Pins de César

Holidays and overnight stays in the Cesar Pines
Charming hotel 4*

History and tradition

In the heart of a preserved nature, it is the ideal place to recharge your batteries. In the heart of a 20-hectare park, this family estate, transformed into a charming spa hotel, welcomes you as privileged guests just 5 minutes from the cliffs!

Le Clos des Hautes Loges

Les Loges
Gîtes and guest rooms, Etretat.
Gîtes and guest houses

Charm and Modernity

As the impressionist painters did in the past, you can enjoy the special light of the Alabaster Coast and admire the chalk and flint cliffs made famous by Maurice Leblanc, the author of Arsène Lupin... It's all there for calm and serenity!