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Le moulin De La Combe

Beautiful watermill from the mill pond
5.0 of 5 bubbles
15 reviews
Beautiful watermill from the mill pond
Heated 5.5m above ground pool
Indoor fishing in the fitted kitchen in the original mill race
Mill pond
Old waterwheel
Oak room
Mill room
Landscaped Gardens
Alfresco dining
Waterfall in front gardens
Original mill workings
Master bedroom with en suite jacuzzi bath
Lounge/dining room
Mill pond
Lounge/Dining Room
Mill Front facade
Lounge/Dining Room
Lounge/Dining Room
New Grassed Sun bathing area by the stream
New Covered Bread Oven/BBQ area
New Covered Bread Oven/BBQ area
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Watermill -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Melle, Deux-Sevres, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Unique rental accommodation in an ancient Water Mill with helpful/discreet owners on site. Set in acres of landscaped gardens minutes from the medieval town of Melle.Within 1hrs easy reach of Golden Beaches, Cognac,La Rochelle, Futuroscope,Green Venice,Monkey valley etc..The Mill has been renovated and furnished to a very high standard maintaining its illuminated mill workings & fitted kitchen in the original millrace.The lounge/dining room has just been converted into a "low carbon" area (waterwheel electricity, rain water toilet, Solar hot water etc..) Large flat screen Sky TV, large patio doors that look out across the garden.A fully fitted kitchen has been installed in the original mill race, indoor fishing! Large work surfaces with double sink, microwave/grill...
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About the Owner, Jason S
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 11 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
Owners welcome to the property on hand if needed and very discrete if not !
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 15 reviews
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We were looking for a short break in France in an area that we hadn't visited for a little while. We certainly chose the right cottage. When you go down the short drive you see the cottage exactly as you see it in the website. We were met by Jason, who gave us a short tour of the cottage and...

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Hi Vic & Jan Thank you for your kind comments and pleased to hear that you had a nice holiday ! All the best Jason & Marie-Laure


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Katy B
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 for a stay in September 2016

We stayed for 2 weeks in early September and it was just the break we were looking for. There is plenty to keep you occupied for a couple of weeks if that is what you would like but there were also plenty of places to stop and enjoy the lovely setting of this tranquil place. Injury prevented too much walking...

Management response:

Hi Katy Thank you for your kind comments and glad you enjoyed your holiday ! We understand that the kitchen in the old mill race is not the most practical in the world! It's the price to pay for originality and do try and make up for this in other areas ! Marie-Laure says it's ideal for the modern man,...


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 for a stay in August 2016

Really helpful and friendly owners. We received a very nice hamper and fresh flowers when we arrived. The property is quite querky and its history is fascinating. The owners have made it a really lovely place to sit and relax. The wild life in the garden was fantastic, including red squirrels and eels swimming into the kitchen. There are lots...

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Thank you Robert & Family ! We are delighted you had a nice holiday and it was a pleasure having stay. All the best Jason & family


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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Apr 29, 2017
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
We offer a welcome hamper on arrival and reductions for couples and long lets.We also require a £200 breakage deposit .
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About the neighborhood
Just a few minutes away by car Melle is a beautiful market town in the heart of the Poitou Charentes region of France.Melle with it silver mines that used to serve the kings of France offers,romanesque churches,nature trails and a superb base for old & young a like to discover the region and all it has to offer
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Poitiers : 37.3 mi
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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