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2 Lieu-Dit, Le Moulin du Chemin, 79240 Scillé, France

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These are our rates

1650 € per person

Group rates (six people or more) are available – please ask us.

This rate is for an all inclusive 7-day holiday including the best quality food, drinks and Le Moulin’s unique hospitality. 

Also included are all the route maps, directions and information for your type of holiday.

When you confirm your booking you’ll be asked for a 250€ deposit per person to be paid directly into our French bank account. An invoice will be emailed to you.

The balance will be due six weeks before you arrive.

Any additional payments for items such as transfers or beauty treatments must be paid for in cash at Le Moulin.  We have no credit card facilities.

All other information you may need to know

Holidays are 7 days and 6 nights

We can accommodate up to 12 people with two sharing triple rooms.

How to get here

Arrival by bus

It is possible to fly to Bordeaux and get the Flexibus to Niort. We can arrange a transfer from the bus stop and take you to Le Moulin for 40 € per person per trip. Bordeaux is approximately two hours by bus.

Arrival by car

The satellite-navigation address is simply Le Moulin du Chemin, 79240 Scillé, France. Le Moulin du Chemin is 100km (60miles) inland from La Rochelle on the Atlantic Coast of France, between the cities of Poitiers and Niort. Le Moulin du Chemin is a 5-hour drive from Paris on Autoroute A10, exit either 30 or 31. Written directions to Le Moulin du Chemin will be provided on request.

Arrival by Plane

Transfer costs

Poitiers–Biard Airport (40€ per person)

Nantes Atlantique Airport (50€ per person)

La Rochelle – Île de Ré Airport (40€ per person)

Arrival by train

It is possible to reach us from Paris by TGV to Niort railway station.

Transfer to Le Moulin 40€ per person.

About the property

Le Moulin du Chemin is a 16th-century former mill with feature beams and stone walls throughout. The main building is wrapped around a beautiful heated swimming pool area with a BBQ feature. All the rooms are en suite and our rates are for shared accommodation.

Le Moulin is at the end of a no-through lane at the end of a valley so there is little, if any, passing traffic. The loudest noise you will hear is one of birdsong.

The 15 acres of organic pasture and the ancient forest are divided by a bubbling steam with stone bridges, an orchard and special yoga and meditation areas where you will truly learn the meaning of nature.

The venue is surrounded by medieval villages, some wonderful sightseeing, and local markets where you can enjoy locally sourced fruit and vegetables, cheeses, fish and meat.


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All rooms are en suite and are full of character – whether they have ancient beams or feature stone walls. Each room comes complete with tea and coffee-making facilities replenished daily. A selection of herbal teas is available if preferred.

Bath and hand towels, swimming towels, a hair dryer, soap and shower gel are all provided.

There’s a well stocked guest drinks fridge available 24/7. The water at Le Moulin is safe to drink, but we can offer still and sparking bottled mineral water when preferred.

Pool is heated to between 22°C and 26°C when necessary, and open from May to October.

All drinks and meals are included and we’re happy to cater for any particular dietary needs. Vegans, vegetarians or gluten-free diets can all be accommodated, please just let us know in advance.


Optional extras

 Spa treatments


Spa treatments are available at Le Moulin on Thursday only and must be booked in advance. So we can work around your daily activities so don’t be concerned about planning.

  • 30-minute massage: 45€
  • 60-minute massage: 85€
  • 90-minute massage: 125€
  • Manicure or pedicure file, cuticles, apply a clear base: 30-minute 30€
  • Eyebrow tint or eyelash tint 25€
  • Reflexology: 60-minutes 85€
  • Facials: 60-minutes 70€
  • Special facial to include scrub, mask and massage: 90-minutes 85€. Lift and cleanse facial to include deep cleansing with a scrub and Lumispa, a technology that scrubs and lifts, a mask and massage
  • Waxing is available on request.

All treatments must be booked a minimum of three weeks in advance and must be paid in cash at Le Moulin.


Freshly cooked mostly organic food, all sourced locally and from Le Moulin and will be one of the high spots of your visit.

  • Breakfast consists of fresh juices, yoghurt, fresh fruit, croissants, pain au chocolate, toast, French bread, a selection of cheese and cold meats or freshly cooked eggs from the free-range chicken.
  • Lunch will be a selection of salads, you take your pick, with fresh bread, and will either be enjoyed at Le Moulin or taken as a picnic as you enjoy your walks.
  • Dinner is a four-course meal with a starter, main course, cheese and dessert. It’s a leisurely meal enjoyed by the pool, under the pergola, or in the dining room, depending on the weather.

Dishes can range from French classical cooking through to Asian fusion and everything in between. Le Moulin du Chemin is spoilt by having access to locally farmed beef, veal and pork, and wonderful seafood from the Atlantic coast. If you have a favorite let us know before you arrive and we’ll try to accommodate you

The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snacks

The following drinks are included:

  • Water
  • Coffee
  • Tea
  • Soda
  • Wine and beer
  • Detox juices

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Vegetarian
  • Vegan
  • Gluten Free
  • Organic
  • Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
  • Pescatarian
  • Seafood
  • Lactose Free

Please let us know your requirements before you come.