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Fascinating

An eerie place and quite deserted but a a reminder of great times gone by. Combine with a visit to... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
Viewlander
,
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
via mobile
Quiet Gem

It looks closed and deserted but park in the main courtyard and wander round and you have found a... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
Mel B
,
Whithorn, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
22 Jul 2017
“Fascinating”
10 Aug 2016
“Quiet Gem”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Avenue Abbaye Blanche, 50140, Mortain, France
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

An eerie place and quite deserted but a a reminder of great times gone by. Combine with a visit to the Grande Cascade.

Thank Viewlander
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

It looks closed and deserted but park in the main courtyard and wander round and you have found a gem.

Thank Mel B
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

All in working order with the roof in place, which is unusual. I'd like to know more about it, but a rather odd but nice place

Thank Trevor S
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

We often visit this abbey and try to keep it alive by visiting it. It is such a shame that it is not being maintained and is gradually falling into disrepair, as it is an important part of the history and spiritual heritage of the...More

Thank Jane P
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Reviewed 3 April 2016

We have visited the Abbaye several times and each time we see something new. Yes, as a previous reviewer has said, it is sad, dusty, dirty with cobwebs, but as the photos show, there is beauty in the sadness. We love the peace and quiet...More

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