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Mont Sainte Odile Convent

Mont Sainte Odile | 67530 Ottrott, France, 67530, Obernai, France
+33 3 88 95 80 53
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Breath taking & peaceful

You need to do your research before you travel. If you do not, you will miss places like this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ed L
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Hostile place

The place and their management was somehow hostile to us. Extremely conservative environment and... read more

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Mont Sainte Odile | 67530 Ottrott, France, 67530, Obernai, France
+33 3 88 95 80 53
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You need to do your research before you travel. If you do not, you will miss places like this. The convent and hotel of Saint Odile is located on a peak in the Vosges. If you like cycling or hiking, this is the place for...More

Thank Ed L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place and their management was somehow hostile to us. Extremely conservative environment and outrageously expensive. The kingdom of bigotry... - the road to teh convent deserves a stop for a walk in the surrounding forests - in summer parking migh be difficult - a...More

Thank Rotopal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A few kilometres away from Strasbourg, near to Obernai, you can find this singular place. Nowadays Sainte-Odile is a complex which includes a convent, a hotel, a restaurant, the tomb, and some other buildings. This place, full of historical significance, deserves a visit if you...More

Thank southerntraveller49
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Should you be anywhere near this ancient convent (founded around 680 a.c. ) make a detour and exhale. It is touristy owed to being the most important perigination church in the Alsace, but once you step aside of the beaten track you will see the...More

Thank Pargoman
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Yes indeed a nice view from the top looking down to see several villages below like, Obernai, Ottrott, Boersch, Rosheim even seeing the Rhine river in Germany and the black forest when it is clear day. Visited on a Sunday and was very crowded. Parking...More

Thank Bintbatoutta
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I wish I had seen reviews on St. Odile before we made our plans to say only one night in Obernai. It would have been nice to stay another night just to have the opportunity to hike around the old abby. The area is beautiful...More

Thank Ginny Z
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Loved the ride to the convent. The place is so peaceful. Great view and a lot of history. You can stay there as it is also an hotel. it has two restaurants, one gastronomic and another who is more like a cafeteria.

Thank Sabaudia73
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This convent offers a really nice view and a peaceful atmosphere, a lot of benches allow to sit for a picnic. A free parking is also on site.

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Sit down on a bench and take a look over the Blue Mountains of Alsace... It's time to think about the magnificent scenic views and imagine to sit there alone and think about your life and where you're heading. It gives a time of peace...More

Thank HolmMadsen
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Getting to this monastery is a pleasure as the roads cut through wonderful woods. Once up on the hill, you will enjoy a nice view. Try to be there early in the morning or in the early evening in order to have the best light....More

Thank Francesco M
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Response from leen1963 | Reviewed this property |
I guess finding a taxi in Obernai don't be an issue at all... I stayed there for a week, and the town, although small has an amazing level of all sorts of services, so don't worry about a taxi at all... Apparently you can... More
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