- Air conditioning
- Peaceful & quiet
- Satellite TV
- Heated pool
- Child friendly
Le Moulin I is is one of 3 gites located between Nimes & Montpellier.This beautiful old Water Mill has been renovated to a very high standard and is perfect for a relaxing holiday enjoying the fabulous infinity swimming pool and areas to explore. The complex is situated on a river bank on the edge of the pretty village of Salinelles, which is close to the picturesque Southern France town of Sommieres. Le Moulin I is on the ground floor, has floor to ceiling arched windows, stone floors and charm throughout.
About the property
Le Moulin comes with the following facilities:
- The living room has a double sofa-bed, English TV & DVD player and gives you a good view of the private enclosed terrace and the fields with horses in the distance
- Well equipped kitchen with a microwave, dishwasher, fridge, oven and hob.
- Two dining areas: a smaller table in the kitchen that seats 4 and a larger dining table seating 8/10 people.
Bedrooms & Bathrooms:
- 2 x double bedrooms (one with wooden cot)
- Twin Bedroom with storage
- 2 travel cots available
- Stunning large bathroom with an old free-standing bath, stone sink and open roman shower
- Washing machine is hidden in the bathroom cupboard.
This gite has its own enclosed private garden area with terrace, BBQ and garden furniture. From the terrace you can see a field with horses. The Water Mill has 2 hectares of land along the length of the Vidourle river with no neighbours. The uninterrupted countryside views over the Vidourle River, makes this a tranquil location.
- The heated infinity pool is shared with the other gites and overlooks the river. It has stone entry steps and a security fence.
- There is also a games room, adventure playground (separately fenced) and mini-football.
- Bikes (kids and adults), fishing and kayaking are all available as are blow-up pool toys and sit on toys.
Private yoga classes & Shiatsu massage can be booked to have in your gite - ask reservations for more information.
The prices for these gites to rent in France at Salinelles are weekly and include indoor towels, linen and utilities. Swimming towels are available at a small additional cost.
The Water Mill has 3 gites (two 3 bedroom gites and one 4 bedroom gite) which can be rented individually or together. An English-speaking baby sitter is available at request.
Le Moulin - Water Mill gites to rent in France - Our Opinion
Last visited April 2016. If you are looking for well-equipped and picturesque holiday gites for rent in France, then the Water Mill may be the perfect choice. Ideally located in between Montpellier and Nimes and close to the Mediterranean coast, these gites provide everything that you could want from a family holiday in France. There are 3 gites available to rent (either individually or together) and they can accommodate 21-27 people, if you are travelling as a large group.
- Heated pool
- Linen & towels provided
- Satellite TV
- Washing machine
- 1 bath
- 3 bed
- Air con
- Beach nearby
- Child friendly
The pretty village of Salinelles is 3km from the beautiful town of Sommieres. This wonderful South France town has a spectacular Roman bridge over the river and lots of medieval architecture. The historic cities of Nimes and Montpellier are both about 30 mins drive away. Nimes has many Roman attractions such as the Arenes - the best preserved amphitheatre in Europe. Montpellier is a wonderful place for shopping, sporting activities and wandering through the narrow streets. The Pont du Gard is the famous and spectacular Roman 3 tier aqueduct is about 1 hour away. Anduze, Quissac, Uzes, Aigues Mortes and Avignon are some of the local towns that you may want to visit in this marvellous corner of South France. You will find many vibrant open air markets, full of local crafts and produce, and also ´brocantes´ which are furniture and antiques markets.
In the summer, Nimes has evening markets with plenty of open air dining in the warm summer nights. The Mediterranean coast is 30 minutes drive away and ou will find long sandy beaches of La Grande Motte. Diving, sailing and wind-surfing opportunities are plentiful along this coast.
Other Activities: Bikes and kayaks free onsite - baby seats for bikes too. 4 golf courses can be found in a 25km radius from these gites to rent in France.
The pretty village of Salinelles has 3 restaurants, a cafe/bar & general store. The nearest supermarket is 3kms away at Sommieres. Here you will also find a market (Saturdays), a petrol station, cashpoint, pharmacy, doctor, dentist and tourist office.
Check in times
Changeover days: Friday to Friday in high season. Check in after 16.00 on day of arrival. Check out before 10.00 on day of departure.
The nearest motorway to these gites to rent in France is the A9 at the Lunel exit (14 km). Take the D34 to Sommieres and then follow the D6110 to Salinelles.
To reach these gites to rent in France, you can fly to the following airports:
Montpellier (30 mins): Gatwick and Luton (Easyjet); Birmingham, Leeds-Bradford (Ryanair); and Manchester (BMI baby)
Nimes (30 mins): Luton and Liverpool (Ryanair).
Beziers (1 hr 10 mins): Luton, Manchester and Bristol (Ryanair);
Marseilles (1hr 30 mins): Gatwick (Easyjet); Gatwick (British Airways); Stansted (Ryanair); Dublin (Aer Lingus)
Avignon (1 hour): Southampton, Manchester, Inverness, Birmingham, Edinburgh and Exeter (Flybe)
Carcassonne (1 hr 30 mins): Liverpool, Stansted, Glasgow and East Midlands (Ryanair)
The nearest train station to these gites to rent in France is at Lunel (17 Kilometres). The TGV stops at both Nimes and Montpellier.
The booking policies for these gites to rent in France are as follows:25% deposit at the time of reservation, balance due 6 weeks prior to arrival. An additional security deposit of €375 per week should be paid at the time of arrival.
The pool is open from beginning of May until mid October and is heated. Additional cleaning is available on request (in advance), payable locally €15 per hour.
Sleeps 6-8 (#1)
|Tariff||Valid from||Valid til||Rate|
|Early season||Friday, 23 April 2021||Thursday, 20 May 2021||1,250.00€ Per week|
|Early summer||Friday, 11 June 2021||Thursday, 15 July 2021||2,050.00€ Per week|
|High season||Friday, 16 July 2021||Thursday, 02 September 2021||2,700.00€ Per week|
|Late season||Friday, 03 September 2021||Thursday, 16 September 2021||1,450.00€ Per week|
|Mid season||Friday, 21 May 2021||Thursday, 10 June 2021||1,800.00€ Per week|
|Not available||Saturday, 19 September 2020||Thursday, 22 April 2021||999.00€ Per week|
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- Value for money
Fantastic setting and outdoor space. Pool is amazing - we spent so much time in it. Well equipped for children - great playroom and pool.
Reviewer: Family K,
Date: July 2018
The gites are beautifully done out. Pool is fantastic and a location to die for. We would definitely return. We've loved every minute.
Reviewer: Family R
Date: August 2017