Le Sapin Bleu
- St Gervais sous Meymont Chambres d'Hôtes and Gite
- Sleeps 2 to 4, 1 bedroom
- €375 to €425 per week
Le Sapin Bleu is a beautiful 200 year old house built on the site of a 12th Century chateau. The house is full of character and still has some of the original parts of the old chateau visible including two vaulted cellars.
Le Sapin Bleu is found in the middle of the magnificent Livradois Forez natural regional park. The park is situated in the Puy de Dome department of the Auvergne region of France. The area is of outstanding natural beauty and offers extensive opportunities for exploring its beautiful landscape, towns and villages all year round. Every season, with its changing colour provides evermore possibilities.
There is something for everyone, walkers of all abilities are spoilt for choice with hundreds of miles of footpaths to explore, artists and photographers will not know where to begin. There are plenty of tracks for mountain bikes, 4x4 vehicles, fishing, boating, swimming in rivers and lakes, climbing, hang-gliding, horse riding, castles, markets, festivals, skiing, pretty towns and villages and of course eating regional specialities either in local restaurants or with us for an evening meal. A vegetarian option can always be provided on reservation.
Our spacious gardens are available for you to relax in or take a dip in our heated swimming pool.
The area is also popular with touring motorbikes and we can offer secure garaging for 4 or 5 motorbikes and bicycles.
English language courses and other themed breaks available in the Spring and Autumn.
The Gîte, self catering accommodation for 2 to 4 persons Adjoining the main house with an independent entrance, the gite is built on the old stone walls of the chateau and has outstanding views over the forest to the mountains.
The accommodation consists of a large bedroom with a double bed, an en-suite bathroom with a shower over the full size bath tub, toilet and wash basin.
The living room has large windows over looking the mountains with a dining table and chairs, two armchairs and a convertible settee which can sleep two people. A cot, high chair and folding bed are available for our younger guests as is a television with a dvd player for your use along with a small library offering books in English, French and Dutch which you are free to borrow.
The kitchen is in the corner of the living room and is well equipped with a two ring electric cooker, a combined microwave oven and grill, toaster, coffee maker, full size fridge and washing machine.
The gîte has its own private terrace with wooden garden furniture, parasol and barbecue.
The gite is non-smoking, but an ashtray is provided for you to smoke in the garden should you wish to do so. It is centrally heated and is available all year round.
Gîte residents are also welcome to book an evening meal should they wish.
All linen, electricity and heating are included in the rental rate.
Chambre d'Hôte (bed and breakfast) accommodation
The bedrooms in the chambre d'hote (bed and breakfast) have been recently renovated and all have en-suite bathrooms with wc, shower, washbasin and two with a bath tub in addition. There is one twin bedded room and the others all have a double bed with one room having an additional single bed. The rooms are all very large and it is possible to provide an extra bed for an additional child should you wish. Each room has a beautiful view either of the mountains or the surrounding countryside. All rooms are centrally heated.
The large living room, featuring a beautiful stone fireplace, with its wood burning stove provides a welcoming area in which to sit and relax or socialise with fellow guests.
Meals can be taken on the terrace outside, with a view of the mountains as a backdrop, on warm summer evenings or, on cooler nights around a large table in our characterful living room. Vegetarian options are available on reservation.
Le Sapin Bleu
St Gervais sous Meymont chambres d'hôtes and gite
St Gervais sous Meymont