About this listing
Renting the entire B&B as a gîte (5 rooms) gives you 12 beds and a baby bed, one large kitchen, and a 14 pers dining room. Each room has its own WC and shower. In the back there's a large open garden (completely fenced off, and a pool. Space 4 bikes.
Le Mouton Qui Rit - the laughing sheep
Our B&B is in a tiny farming village in the north of the Haute Saone. Lots of forest, hilly and excellent for walking and cycling holidays!
You can do POTTERY in our workshop and if you stay about a week (special pricing available) it can even be fired and glazed in our electrical oven. There is a solar heated pool, so you can swim from May till late October, and a hottub with jacuzzi
Everything is enclosed so it is safe for kids to run around. They can play with our sheep, help feeding them or just walk along. Or roam in our orchard, look for nuts under the walnut tree.
DISTANCES TO OTHER CITIES:
50 KM to Epinal&Vesou TGV !
80 KM to Gray, Langres, Gerardmer, la Bresse (ski)
100KM to Dijon, Besançon, Nancy.
It is 45 km to the A31 and 35 to the E25 (route solei) so we are situated pretty central.
Close by you can ride horses, rent a culot (horse and wagon) there are a few spots you can go kayaking. There are a lot of thermal baths for a few hours of a cure of several days. And driving around in the area is just a must.
We offer also a Table d`Hôtes, we have a passion for cooking, especially the medieval dishes. And of course you may assist in cooking, suggest dishes, the kids always love to help us too.
Kitchen, pool, garage, potters studio (15E per morning/afternoon), washing machine, hottub (2E pp)
Interaction with Guests
You will be welcomed by the host and he will give you a tour. The host lives in the same complex and will be available for any questions you might have during your stay
This is an area that knows hardly any industry. There are a lot of tracks for biking and hiking set out. Our guests enjoy the walks in the woods around and the quietness of our place. In the next village there are small shops an excellent bakery, ATM, small local restaurants, bank, post office...
The nearest railway station is 30kms away, a bus stops twice a day at our village.
Our entire house is non smoking
To prevent allergic reactions of other guests we ask you to put your animals in the designated area in one of our stables
Try to keep the guest area clean for other guests as well, please put wet clothing and muddy shoes outside your room; they can be dried and cleaned in our garage
Bicycles, motorbikes and other equipment can be stored in our large garage, that is much safer