Originally a 17th century manor, the Moulin is set in a beautiful sprawling estate located approximately halfway between Avignon and Aix-en-Provence. It is a fantastic base during your time in Provence.
The beautifully preserved 350-year old structure is plushy furnished, the bedrooms include 200-thread-count bed linens with contemporary Provencal interiors. It’s Suite accommodation features a spacious patio with garden views, green roof terrace, Wi-Fi, LCD flatscreen and Satellite TV.
Moulin boast its very own critically acclaimed restaurant. Restaurant Moulin de Vernègues headed by talented young chef Nicolas Vié offers guest contemporary menu that is a mix of traditional Provencal cuisine and Asian flavors. Using only the freshest locally sourced ingredients, diners are treated to an unforgettable gastronomic experience.
You are in the midst of the finest vineyards in the world, staff at Moulin will be more than happy to recommend Domaines (wine estates) to go wine tasting, organize guided tours of Aix and its stunning countryside. Aix is the first Roman town outside Italy, featuring great outdoor markets, beautiful architecture and sit in cafe terraces, while you sip pastis or a local rosé before heading off to enjoy three-hour dinners of slow-cooked daube de boeuf Provençale. It is not hard to understand why Cézanne – the father of modern art drew so much inspiration from this breathtaking part of the world.
While back in the Moulin, there are activities aplenty to keep guests occupied. Golf enthusiast are only steps from the Pont Royal green, an 18-hole Championship golf course designed by legendary golfer Seve Ballesteros. For the non-golfers Moulin de Vernègues offer guests world-class spa services; the MySpa by l’Occitane a true haven of peace and tranquility, the spa uses local ingredients that have been used in Provence for hundreds of years. After your spa services, relax in our Turkish bath, sauna or Jacuzzi.