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Small unusual chapel

The Sea Ranch Chapel is so unusual you have to stop and take a look. It is never very crowded and... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
nametaken5
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Orinda, California
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The Attractive Chapel

This is a beautiful chapel. It is open every day. Outside, the roofs are attractive. It looks more... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2018
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

The Sea Ranch Chapel is so unusual you have to stop and take a look. It is never very crowded and right off highway 1. It you happen to get it to yourself for a few minutes it is nice for a quick meditation or...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2018

This is a beautiful chapel. It is open every day. Outside, the roofs are attractive. It looks more like an Indonesian roof. Inside there were wooden benches and lots of stained-glass windows. So beautiful! There was a lot of light that shone through the chapel,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

The peaceful setting and detail of this site are not to be missed! Take time to enjoy some mediation and all the beautiful, artistic elements.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful place .. looks amazing from the road and even prettier inside. A quiet place for reflection and contemplation.. my mom loved it even more than we did!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

This small chapel is nondenominational, impeccably designed, and easy to visit. A great stop for anyone passing through Sea Ranch.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

This chapel is a must stop in The Sea Ranch. It is a place to enjoy bliss, meditation, and listen to your inner voice. A place to be one with nature and our creator unlike many a place. It's rustic structure overly simplifies it's ornate...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

The chapel is a unique structure and is available for public viewing. It's a bit out there for my taste, I usually go for more modern, clean structures which a majority of Sea Ranch —however if you're in the area it's an easy quick stop.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018

We made sure to stop in here while exploring the area. This little chapel is a work of art, from the outside in. Everything looks like love and attention to detail was put in from the ceiling to floor. Truly a great place, it felt...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sarah A
Reviewed April 27, 2018

This is a lovely non-denominational chapel open to all for prayer or meditation. Worth a stop as the craftsmanship is amazing.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank TerryofMB
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Was there for a wedding this spring, and I had never seen this nondenominational chapel before. It was an architectural delight, and truly one of a kind artistic setting. Very conducive to contemplation, meditation, or prayer, or a significant event like a wedding.

Date of experience: March 2018
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The chapel, visited by about 4,000 people a year according to its guest book, is open from sunrise to sunset every day. It is a nonprofit, nondenominational place of worship, meditation, and celebrations, especially... More
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