Fed up with 'modern'life ?
Mas La Devèze
in the heart of
national parc Les Cévennes
How about a hike without seeing anyone for hours?
If you have forgotten what silence sounds like, or what
vegetables, fruit and mushrooms from the garden taste like ...
Come and spend a week with us at Mas La Devèze, a
98-acre ( 40 HA),
organic smallfarm in the heart of the Cévennes National Park (altitude
The house which dates from 1789 sits on the flanks of the Mont
Lozère and the Bougès plateau.
It has been entirely renovated by Leonore Folmer and Charles
Veenstra who will welcome you.
Two streams run through the land—a mosaic of meadows and woods—where
our herd of sheep and our three ponies Haflinger graze.
Our 3 cottages offer a perfect base for exploring this fascinating
region; canoeing in the Tarn Gorges, skiing on the Mont Lozère,
cycling or hiking in an untouched landscape, ....
If you want, you can also help us on the farm: harvesting
shiitake mushrooms from the oak logs on which they growor in the
salle-de-culture on the bags, a bit of
shepherding (with the help of our Border Collie Zorro or
Boost, (if you are lucky), picking the various red fruits that we
grow at La Devèze—it depends which season you come.
discover and explore :
Explore the world 'chez nous' as you search for
the cache using a GPS device or smartphone. Find the
cache, sign the
logbook and see what others have left behind.
Gîte "La Bergerie" with 'terrasse'
and of course all over the gardens
a visit on Youtube to gite "La Bergerie"
Gîte La Grange (kitchen )
on airbnb please give us a call 0033 466452592 or
0033 0642223820 ( leonore) we speak perfectly english