- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
TripAdvisor Reviews Le Melezin Courchevel
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... the Abbey with a guide who taught us about the extraordinary construction of the village. The Abbey is built on the very top of the island and is supported by four chapels built under each corner. One chapel is not open to the public as is used by the 7 nuns and 5 monks who still live in the monastery (the oldest of which is 95!) The village has a population of 35, but swells with over 8 million visitors a year.
We left the island and ...
The boys and I had a nice wander at Salbris market and made our purchases for dinner without too much trouble - poulet roti and haricot vert amongst other things. We spotted some rabbits on the way back to the car but couldn't get too close for a decent photo.
Another walk but locally this time to an ...
It was a rainy day and rather more chilly so Andy had a full day of work and the boys actually knuckled down with some schoolwork. Guy had 3 trips in to the forest at various times of day, desperate to see a wild boar or deer - there are signs warning of them everywhere, as well as hides at various points, but the best time to see them is in the evening (when of course ...
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 ...