Durfort et Saint Martin de Sossenac
It is an ancient silkfactory in gentle and well balanced proportions, located in the calm countryside of the borders of the cevennes mountains, in a small dale, encircled with woods and vinyards. From this old stonehouse opens a wonderful view into the valley and on the Cevennes mountains sorroundings. Across a long arch in stones where, every year, the swallows come to build their nests of loam, its entrance leads us up to the inner covered courtyard,.- here it is nice sit down in the shade during the hours of the heat wave, or to use anthe charming athmosphère of candlelights the evenings when you might taste the gourmet diners of our halte gourmande.
From here you can attain the garden of natural garrigues wildernes with its olive- and fruittrees, his samll waterfall and her ponds, it is a place of dream for and to laze inthe sun...,
from the courtyard you have also acces to the balcony covered with the wizzeria and to the ancient part of guesthouse with its guestroomsrooms and dining facilities for the wintertime, as the spacious living room with its open fireplace. the terrace on the roof gives you another place encircled with the hundred-year-old acien wisteria to rest or dine - except summer or deep wintertimes -.
guests dispose also the living rooms with ancient chemny, small kitchen, dining room.
Places to visit are the bambusforest and small steamtrain from anduze to st jean du gard,the national park of cevennes mountains, throats of the herault, ardèche and Tarn, various caves-lesdemoiselles, trabuc, darguignan etc, the méditeranean sea and its beaches as small old grec or romain towns, le pont du gard, Avignon, Montpellier and Nimes, the summer festivals of dance, theatre or music.
in renovanting this ancient farmhouse of 1481 we respected well its calmness and used only saine materials. we work on the protection of our envirement.
The gallery chraemai presentes in all areas works of actual art in changing exhibitions and from time to time we organise concerts.
Our halte gourmande offers you fine gourmet food and dinings in a special athmosphere the evenings only on reservation basis (wine excluded) from 20 € to 70 € per diner.
we prepare also special menus for the valentines-day or easter, Pentecost, christmas and the new years eve and day,.
we also offer
relaxationdays with massages.
romantic gourmet days
creatif cooking workshops
10% for 2 nights of the prices of the guestrooms
3 nights for the price of 2
20% from 4 nights on
30% from monday through thursday only in the periods out of season