It is an ancient silkfactory in gentle and well balanced proportions, located in the calm countryside of the borders of the cevennes mountains, in a small dale, encircled with woods and vinyards. From this old stonehouse opens a wonderful view into the valley and on the Cevennes mountains sorroundings.Tracks invite to walks and to discover the rocks and neighbouring dales. Across a long arch in stones where, every year, the swallows come to build their nests of loam, its entrance leads us up to the inner covered courtyard, - here it is nice sit down in the shade during the hours of the heat wave, or in the charming atmosphere of candlelights the evenings when you might taste the gourmet diners of our halte gourmande.
From here you can attain the garden of natural garrigues wilderness with its olive- and fruit-trees,his pond, it is a place of dream for and to laze in the sun..., from the courtyard you have also access to the balcony covered with the 100 year old wizzeria and to the ancient part of guesthouse with its rooms and dining facilities for the wintertime, as the spacious living room with its chimney. The terrace on the roof gives you another place encircled with wisteria to rest or dine - except the cold days of autumn- and wintertimes.
Guests dispose also the living rooms with ancient chimney, a library, dining room.
In the dale push chestnuts and micocouliers and fauna remains very vivant: Here say pheasants, fox and boars good night to each other. There are owls, bald - mouse, nightingales and a multitude of birds "of day" and "night".
Places to visit are the bambus-forest and small steam-train from anduze to st jean du gard,the national park of cevennes mountains, throats of the Herault, Ardèche and Tarn, various caves as the demoiselles, trabuc, darguignan etc, the Mediterranean sea and its beaches as small old Greek or romain towns, le pont du gard, Avignon, Montpellier and Nimes, the summer festivals of dance, theatre or music.
In renovating this ancient farmhouse of 1481 we respected well its proportions and soul.
We present in all areas works of actual art.
Our Halte Gourmande offers on reservation base from Wednesday through Sundays evenings surprise gourmet dinner of 4-course (drinks excluded) 49 € per person.
We offer special banquets of 5 courses (drinks excluded) to 89 € per person for the Valentine's Day, Easter, Pentecost, other celebrations and on New Year.
We also offer: relaxation stays with massages gourmet getaways celebration diners stays
You can reserve by phone, mail or online
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