A charming cottage located in the grounds of an old Watermill 'Le Moulin de Montigny-Saint-Barthélemy' situated in the Morvan Regional Park in the heart of Burgundy.
The gîte has been lovingly restored by the owners. Accessed by a stone staircase, the accommodation is on one level and full of naturel light. Includes an open well equipped kitchen, living room. double bedroom and bathroom with shower à l'Italienne.
Benefiting from views of the park and river.
The private park circling the property and the river 'le Serein' meandering through makes this an excellent location for those who are wishing to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life. A photographers paradise, artists and writers alike. Relax with the rushing sounds of the river in the background.
Fishing:- You can fish in the river, daily and weekly permits are possible (Please ask at the time of booking)
A rowing boat is available.
A circular walk, 7 km through the village of Montigny-Saint-Barthélemy and through through the woods behind the gîte.
Ideally placed for exploring the picturesque region of Burgundy, known world wide for it's great wines and food.
We are situated in between the great vines of Beaune and Chablis, ideal for touring the vines..
The lakes and forests of the Morvan Regional Park give you the opportunity to try many outdoor pursuits e.g rafting, climbing, canoe, hiking and wild swimming.
For those who enjoy a game of golf there is a 9 hole course within 10 km. A professional 18 hole course in the grounds of a Château 35 km.
Restaurants and bars can be found in the charming medieval town of Semur-en-Auxois 10 minutes by car, ideal for stocking up on supplies and a tour of the town on foot is well worth it.
The village of Epoisses is 12 km, famous for it's cheese and why not visit the Château....
The Monastery 'Abbey de Fontenay' and the medieval village of Vézelay with it's magnificent Basilica, both protected world class sites UNESCO
We are 70 km from the capital of Burgundy 'Dijon'. Well worth the visit for the architecture, museums, shopping...With a wide choice of restaurants where you can try many regional dishes. the celebrated 3 Michelin star restaurant of Bernard Loiseau at Saulieu 25 km.
Local markets, vide greniers are held in the surrounding villages throughout the year.
Access:- Motorway A6 and exit at Bierre-les-Semur.
TGV Montbard 25 km
* A meal can be arranged on the evening of your arrival if requested in advance.
* There is no extra charge for the cleaning but we do expect the accommodation to be left in good order.