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Captiva Chapel By-The-Sea

11580 Chapin Lane, Captiva Island, FL 33924
+1 239-472-1646
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Very Nice chapel

Don't miss this stop: small wooden white chapell in the middle of old banyans with orchids You can... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
domvse
,
Lille, France
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A Little Gem on Captiva

What a great little gem. I never checked it out on my other trips but so glad I did this time. Be... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2017
brookerenae
,
Yorba Linda, California
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11580 Chapin Lane, Captiva Island, FL 33924
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Don't miss this stop: small wooden white chapell in the middle of old banyans with orchids You can discover the beach just beside the church

Thank domvse
Reviewed 8 July 2017

What a great little gem. I never checked it out on my other trips but so glad I did this time. Be sure to check out the little cemetery on the property.

Thank brookerenae
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I LOVE old churches, so when we stayed at Jensen's Twin Palms Cottages & Marina we walked on over to see this church. We had heard of the "outside" services before, but there was a book in our room that gave us much more history...More

Thank DianeF46
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We like to go to this quaint chapel in December. Everyone is so friendly and welcoming. It is very pleasant. We like to visit the cemetery and visit the graves. People leave seashells on the head stones. it fits right in with this very laid...More

Thank phillipschick09
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Attend services every time we are here. Services at 11:00 am. Inside and outside seating. The Pastor sticks his head out of the window to address those sitting outside. The church is involved in many local charities. Friendly congregation! All are welcome!

Thank Lordylan
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Although we had walked around by the chapel and explored the old cemetery, we decided to attend the ecumenical service at the Chapel by the Sea on Sunday. Sitting outside under the trees, listening to the waves on the beach, and watching the minister preach...More

1  Thank kayakqueen2013
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Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Bike riding by this little chapel and my wife and I have a tradition a saying a prayer of thanks wherever we go; from great European cathedrals to modest chapels. Think God is everywhere but it's good to hedge your bets. We stopped here and...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The Chapel and the cemetery are well marked with historical information and a very interesting stop on this small island.

1  Thank Ellen K
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This Chapel is a very small, simple structure tucked away among large trees. There are also plenty of Sea-Grape Bushes all around. It only seats 60 people, and the surrounds are quiet and peaceful – very appropriate for a place of worship for the locals....More

2  Thank TheExplorerFamily
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Next to Captiva's Library, also a very well kept secret, the cemetery reveals a more realistic side of Captiva than the multimillion dollar homes, ocean access and great seashell hunting. There is some history here. People actually live here and settled here. Very small, but...More

3  Thank lheadley
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317allie
11 August 2017|
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Response from domvse | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to answer so late Yes there is a free parking lot close to the chapel
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May C
12 June 2015|
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Response from CapBeachVilla |
From Chapels website: We worship at 11:00 am, every Sunday, from the second week of November through the month of April and encourage you to visit any time of the year.
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