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Our Own Gite - Les Volets Verts at Morlet

Les Volets Verts is an old stone built stable recently converted to provide a comfortable holiday apartment comprising 2 double bedrooms blending ultra modern with old beams, floor tiles and doors. Both bedrooms have their own shower room and are of equal size which has proved popular with parties of two couples or families with children. One bedroom has a double bed and the other two single beds which can be joined. There is a fully fitted kitchen, comfortable sitting area and dining for 4. Les Volets Verts is situated in a traditional farming village ideally located for exploring beautiful Burgundy and enjoying the wine and other treasures on offer.

Externally there is parking for 2 cars, secure storage for bicycles, a large garden with country views and a secluded terrace for alfresco dining or just having a drink.

There are a selection of seating options around the garden to benefit from either the sunshine or areas of welcome shade.

The Apartment

Kitchen:- Induction hob, built under oven, microwave, large refrigerator with freezer section, dishwasher, washer/dryer, toaster, coffee filter, kettle.

Dining area:- Table and 4 chairs.

Lounge area:- 3 seater sofa and a single chair.

Bedroom 1:- 160 cm double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers, bedside unit.

Ensuite 1:- Basin, mirror, WC, shower cubicle.

Bedroom 2:- 2 x 90cm single beds (can be joined to make a double), wardrobe, chest of drawers, bedside unit.

Ensuite 2:- Basin, mirror, WC, shower cubicle.

Entertainment:- TV (UK Freesat + French TV), CD player, DVD player, selection of CD's, DVD's, books and games.

Wi Fi

No telephone but good mobile reception in the village.

Surrounding Area

Morlet is a typical French farming village conveniently located between the vines and the Morvan national park. There are attractions to suit  most ages and interests within reasonable driving distance. These range from freshwater bathing, children's theme and activity parks and many sporting opportunities. Some of the best wine producers in the world with their world famous names are close by. You will find numerous opportunities to visit the area's prestigious cellars and enjoy a "degustation" before you buy.

The area offers ample opportunities for the more energetic guest either walking or cycling through the vines or along the banks of the pretty Canal du Centre, exploring unspoilt countryside or the historic centres of nearby Beaune and Autun.

Beaune is only some 30 minutes away with its twice weekly markets, the magnificent Hotel-Dieu where the annual world famous wine auctions are held each year plus many more historic sights. It is possible to visit an old moutarderie for a tour and the Fromagerie Hess is a must for all foodies. There are many restaurants and bars in Beaune to suit all tastes and budgets.

Autun is only 20 minutes away with its twice weekly market and wealth of Roman remains. Like Beaune there are a good  selection of restaurants and bars.

Morlet is the perfect base to explore this beautiful part of Burgundy and its wines, food and history.

The apartment offers the following facilities:

    • Accommodation Type: Self catering
    • General: A selection of guide books and maps of the local area and local restaurant guide to enhance your stay.
    • Linen: Bed linen and towels with mid-term change of linen for stays of two weeks or more.
    • Electric unit heaters: Efficient electric heating for cooler days.
    • Kitchen: Fully equipped with electric induction hob and built under oven, extract hood, large refrigerator with freezer section, dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave, kettle, toaster, iron and ironing board and hair dryer.
    • Entertainment: UK Freesat Satellite TV and French ordinary TV, DVD Player, CD Player. A small CD and DVD library is available.
    • Activities: Apart from wine and fine dining there are many attractions close by. Picturesque villages to explore, beautiful chateaux, lakes and canals and peaceful countryside ideal for walking and hiking enthusiasts. Sporting activities such as climbing, fishing, windsurfing, paragliding, cycling and horse riding are all available locally. The nearest golf course is at Le Creusot or Autun both approximately 25 kms away.

Guests have the use of a large private garden and a gravel terrace with a selection of comfortable seating options. Perfect for morning coffee and croissants, alfresco dining or just drinks and nibbles in the evening.  


Availability and tariffs

Les Volets Verts is available for bookings all year round.

Change over days are flexible depending on availability.

Bed linen, towels and end of stay cleaning is included.

 

Tariffs 2016

*Last minute deal*

For new bookings in October/November only 50 euros per night.

Autumn/winter

1st October to 30th December - 60 euros per night

Tariffs 2017

31st December to 28th April - 62  euros per night

29th April to 29th September - 80 euros per night

30th September to 29th December - 62 euros per night

 

Minimum 2 night reservation

 

In addition to the above nightly charges there is a 50 euro laundry and final clean charge.

A 100 euro refundable security deposit is required. This deposit should be paid in cash on arrival and will be refunded on departure subject to a satisfactory inspection of the property.

 

A reservation can be secured by payment of a 100 euro booking deposit.  The rental balance is due no later than 4 weeks before the anticipated arrival date. Payment options are by electronic transfer to our French bank or if you would prefer to pay by bank card we can send you a PayPal invoice. This is secure and free for guests.

Guests with UK bank accounts may pay in GBP Sterling. Please contact us and request a quote.

We regret that we do not accept pets and smoking is not permitted inside the apartment.

The apartment is not suitable for disabled guests.

 

Contact

Booking enquiry form for Les Volets Verts

Reservations will be confirmed after receipt of the booking deposit.

Should you have any questions you can contact us by email.