- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
TripAdvisor Reviews Le Melezin Courchevel
Travel Blogs from Courchevel
... been restored. One very french garden was designed by the mistress and one very Italian garden by the Queen. This castle was often called the "Ladies Castle."
The afternoon was free time so we toured Leonardo da Vinci's home where he lived the last several years of his life. In this château was an exhibit presented by IBM where they had taken several of his drawings and make the machines they represented.
Today through the story of ...
... frogs leaping in the water as we approached and huge red and blue dragonflies. Guy kept his eyes peeled in the forest for any wild boar or deer but still no luck.
A lovely dip in the pool in the evening sunshine - still hot enough for me at 7pm to stay in for a while and a great game of volley ball beach ball!
... bitten to pieces by midges). Despite trying to creep carefully, still no joy of spotting anything other than giant slugs galore!
A lovely meal out at one of the 2 Logis in Salbris, the Dauphin, where our hostess graciously whizzed around tables of mainly Dutch and English, patiently answering our questions in French, even complimenting us on our attempts at ...
Nice to chill out in the space of the gite and the private grounds - had a wander in the forest and nearby river (but avoided the quicksand after the owners warning) and a swim in the lovely pool. It is a short walk across a field with it's own little summer house fully equipped with shower, kitchenette and BBQ - very cool! I was under the weather with a tummy bug which started on Friday night and has lingered so nice to take it easy.
Moving on again and, to save the boys a few extra hours in the car, we decided to drop them off at Fontainebleau (pretty much on our direct route to Paris Charles de Gaulle airport) and for Mum and I to continue on our own. At least they could have a relaxed lunch and wander round the gardens. It was of course really sad waving Mum off but we ...