Donegal to Dreamy France: An Irish Family’s Enchanting Gallic Escape

“Former Owners of Harvey’s Point Hotel Embark on New French Adventure at Le Moulin Sur Célé”
Donegal to Dreamy France: An Irish Family's Enchanting Gallic Escape

Le Moulin Sur Célé: A Hidden Gem in France

By Pól Ó Conghaile

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After bidding farewell to their cherished Harvey’s Point hotel in Co Donegal, Deirdre McGlone and Marc Gysling embarked on a new adventure in the heart of France. Their journey led them to a centuries-old millhouse in the picturesque region of Occitanie. Intrigued by their story, we traveled to this enchanting destination for an exclusive preview stay, eager to learn more about their plans for what they affectionately refer to as their “doll’s house.”

Nestled amidst the breathtaking landscapes of Occitanie, Le Moulin Sur Célé is a hidden gem waiting to be discovered. This exquisite property, dating back centuries, exudes charm and tranquility. As we approached the millhouse, we were immediately captivated by its rustic beauty and the soothing sound of the nearby river Célé. It was evident that Deirdre and Marc had found a true haven in this idyllic corner of France.

Stepping inside the millhouse, we were transported to a world of serenity and elegance. The interior, meticulously restored by Deirdre and Marc, seamlessly combines the charm of the past with modern comforts. The attention to detail is evident in every corner, from the tastefully decorated rooms to the cozy sitting areas adorned with antique furniture. It is clear that Le Moulin Sur Célé is a labor of love for its owners.

During our stay, we had the opportunity to sit down with Deirdre and Marc to discuss their vision for Le Moulin Sur Célé. Their passion for hospitality and creating unforgettable experiences was palpable. They shared their plans to offer exclusive retreats and workshops, focusing on wellness, creativity, and the exploration of the local culture. With their extensive experience in the hospitality industry, we have no doubt that their vision will come to life and attract visitors from around the world.

Le Moulin Sur Célé is ideally situated for those seeking a tranquil escape. The surrounding region offers a plethora of activities for nature lovers, art enthusiasts, and history buffs alike. From hiking along the stunning cliffs of the Célé Valley to exploring the nearby medieval villages, there is something for everyone. Deirdre and Marc are keen to showcase the hidden treasures of Occitanie and ensure that their guests have a truly immersive experience.

As we bid farewell to Le Moulin Sur Célé, we couldn’t help but feel a sense of gratitude for having experienced this hidden gem. Deirdre and Marc’s passion and dedication to their new venture are truly inspiring. We have no doubt that Le Moulin Sur Célé will become a sought-after destination for those seeking a unique and unforgettable getaway.

In conclusion, Le Moulin Sur Célé is one of France’s best-kept secrets, a place where tranquility and beauty converge. Deirdre and Marc’s vision for this enchanting millhouse is bound to create a haven for those seeking a truly immersive experience. Whether you are drawn to the stunning landscapes of Occitanie or the rich history of the region, Le Moulin Sur Célé offers a perfect retreat. We eagerly await the opening of this hidden gem and encourage travelers to add it to their must-visit list.