Moulin de la papeterie 

Photos ete 2013 049  Gîte Les Mélèzes


In the South of the Auvergne region, rejuvenate yourself between Ardèche and Haute-Loire on the Haut Lignon plateau. "Total escapism guaranteed".

In a wild and preserved middle-mountain environment where hilly and volcanic landscapes dominate along with forest, lakes and rivers...

You will be welcomed in the outstanding placeof an old paper paper mill from the XVIIth century, on the bank of the Lignon river and across the mythical Way of St James


We offer 2 family suites along with 2 bed and breakfast guesthouses. The rooms are located in the old paper mill built in granite stone.  Some of the rooms or suites include an idependent entry with a terrace and a picnic table, they also benefit from a large living room with couch and television.


Reserve your wood-heated private Norvegian steam bath or Finnish sauna session, or offer yourself a deserved "wellness" massage

We also offer host table (table d'hôtes) and gourmet plates served on your terrace or your room; you will also discover a local cuisine cooked with local and fresh products of excellent quality.


Miles of nature trails for walking and hiking on foot or mountain bikes are possible starting from the lodge for which we can provide plastified hiking sheets.  A touristic route to discover the haut lignon plateau is at your disposal on demand.

River fishing and horse or poney rides are available not more than 300 meters from the house along with numerous other full nature activities like a Putting-golf, the treetop adventure park, the "Velay" touristic steam train, biking on the green road (bike rental in the village nearby), the rail-bike...
In winter, enjoy powderous snow for long snow racket walks, sledge rides descents, or snowman building with your children (we lend sledges and snow rackets).

We are open all year round except January.

We accept french "chèques vacances", cheques and gift boxes (Wonderbox).


Credit card payments cannot be accepted.

Our animal friends are not accepted.



                                                                                 Wifi    Nature spa logo-sv-quadri.jpg