Enjoy this beautiful 17th century stone Watermill in the heart of the idyllic Gard countryside, whilst exploring the gorgeous surrounding landscape with bike rides, beach trips and kayaking along the river.
This Old Stone Watermill lies on the Vidourle river, near the fascinating village of Salinelles and only 3km from the picturesque medieval town of Sommieres.
Enjoy the sandy beaches of the Mediterranean, which are only a 35 minute drive away. The area surrounding the mill is mesmerising countryside, perfect for peaceful walks, cycle riding (bikes provided), and fishing.
The mill has a fenced old style heated salt water infinity pool (7m x 11m,), allowing you to swim whilst basking in the beautiful sun of the South of France.
The Watermill also has its own river beach with 2 kayaks (each for 2 adults and a child), games room (pool table, table tennis and other toys), mini football pitch, and an adventure playground for young children. This family-friendly accommodation is perfect for any occasion, and is sure to keep every member of the group happy!
The mill comprises of as accommodation for up to 27 people split between three gites, so can be a lovely place to stay for a couple seeking peace and tranquillity in a stunning location, as well as a families looking for a group holiday.
The first gite is on the ground floor, and has 2 double rooms (one with a cot) as well as child’s bedroom with 2 child beds. This can sleep 6 people plus a cot.
The second gite is on the first floor of the Watermill and has 1 double room, 1 double or twin room as well as a triple room (up a small wooden staircase under the eaves of the house). Cots are also available for this gite, meaning it can sleep 7 as well as 2 cots.
The third gite is on the River End and has a separate listing on our website here: River End at the Old Watermill.
This Watermill is near to a cafe, 2 restaurants and thriving busy markets, allowing you to immerse yourself in the local culture and cuisine.
Take a 5 minutes stroll through the unique South of France countryside and you will find 3 restaurants, the local cafe and the post office in Salinelles.
With a 5 minute drive (or cycle on the newly converted old train track) into Sommieres, you can reach 2 supermarkets as well as lots of bars and restaurants. You will find everything you could possibly require in this gorgeous town.