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Beautiful cosy watermill

Mill overlooking the river
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Mill overlooking the river
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4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
2 reviews
Mill overlooking the river
Dining Room
Lounge
Master Bedroom
Part of the terrace
Double Bedroom 2
Twin Bedroom
Double Bedroom 3
The garden
Sunset from the balcony
Front of the Mill
One of the local boulangeries
Local filtered swimming lake
The Vines of the legendary Montrachet
Historic Beaune
Winter at the Moulin de l'Homont
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Overview
Rental Home /
4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Montpont-en-Bresse, Saone-et-Loire, Burgundy
The beautiful old house is a restored, rustic watermill situated in the heart of the Bresse region in Southern Burgundy peacefully set between the mountains, lakes and waterfalls of the stunning Jura region on the one side and one of the powerhouses of French winemaking, Burgundy’s Côte D’Or, on the other.

Tastefully decorated to a high standard the Mill can comfortably accommodate groups of up to 8 in spacious bedrooms with a modern kitchen, underfloor heating, exposed stone work, wood burning fire, outdoor terrace with table for 10, balcony overlooking a gently flowing river and many original features from its prior working day as a flour mill.

The Mill itself and its location provides a peaceful base from which to explore the Burgundy wine regions & Jura Mountain regions as well as cities such as Lyon, Dijon and Geneva, all in...
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About the owner, Maja W
Languages spoken: German, English, French
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Dec 2006
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 2 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL19130 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 2 reviews
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PepePablo
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22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013 for a stay in April 2013
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people found this review helpful

My wife and I stayed at the mill for 10 days. Overall we had a wonderful time as it allowed us to unwind and relax and then get out and about in Burgundy.
The best parts: a totally unique setting with water all around, stimulating the senses and easing the cares of the "normal" world; very well appointed and refurbished accommodation; lots of space; great balcony to enjoy the water and wildlife; a kitchen with very good equipment; a location that allows you to experience, within about 1 hour car travel, just about everything that's good about Burgundy (to us that means food, wine and spectacular views); ample information about what is available, summarised in a really well done handbook; good communication by the owners.
Parts that could have been better: for this premium accommodation we would have liked a welcome pack that included some basic living requirements for the entire stay, like soap; a second set of towels for the 1st week (towels were changed...
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Marcelo B
MIlano
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129 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012 for a stay in October 2012
1
person found this review helpful

I have just come back from a wonderful week in the moulin!the place is incredible and the Moulin is a fantastic place very nicely decorated and very comfortable. Trish the owner of the Moulin is a very nice and helpful person.Thank you!hope to go back soon! more

Amenities
  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Parking
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Wheelchair Access:
    No
  • Elder Access:
    No
  • Pets Allowed:
    Ask
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Suitable for Children:
    Ask
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Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
$1,499
€1,330
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Fees
  • Laundry up to Euro 80 per week: $90 / stay - Fee
  • Final cleaning: $90 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
• Prices includes luxury linens & towels and a final clean.

• Please contact us to discuss discounts for bookings of multiple weeks / previous guests / off season

• Some weeks are discountable if you are not a full party of 8, please enquire with us.

• The start dates of your stay for the Beaune Wine Auction (w/e of the 3rd Sunday in November), Christmas and New Year weeks are negotiable.

• Long weekend and longer term rentals available please enquire with us.
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Lyon, Geneva or Grenoble: 74.6 mi
Railway: Louhans / Tournus / Le Creusot: 6.2 mi
Ferry: Calais: 428.7 mi
By Air
Positioned close to 4 airports
• Lyon (British Airways, Easyjet, Air France + others) - 1hr 15mins by car to the Mill
• Grenoble Lyon (Ryanair, Easyjet) - 1hr 45mins by car to the Mill
• Geneva (Swiss, Easyjet, British Airways + others) - 1hr 15 mins by car to the Mill
• Dijon (Mainly local French flights) - 1hr by car to the Mill

Ferry
6 hours drive from Calais.

Train
Tournus and Louhans both have train stations.
Le Creusot, Bourg-en-Bresse, Macon and Chalon-Sur-Saône all have TGV stations and car hire facilities. The London to Le Creusot journey can be made in around 5hrs 30mins on certain trains.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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