"Au Portaou",a traditional farm in the hamlet Valcrouzès is situated in the Lozère, at the border of the Cevennes National park. It belongs to the community Saint André Capcèze, a charming village in the beautiful Cevennes region, close to Villefort.
Description of Chambres D'Hotes:"Au Portaou" welcomes you amidst unspoiled nature, close to the Chassezac gorges and the Mont Lozère ; not far from the Gard and the Ardèche.
While arriving you will be surprised by our characteristic farmhouse in Cevennes style, with an inner court yard and stout stone stairs.
Also the vine covered veranda and the surrounding buildings will remind you of the rustic past.
Here you will enjoy a micro-climate resembling the Mediterranean climate.
Tranquility and unspoilt nature. await you in this green heaven.
Numerous calming and romantic spots, as the one where our spring arises.
The farmhouse (Le Mas) has been restored in the original Cevennes style. The rafters and flooring are made of honest chestnut timber with a soft gleam.
Something New in 2007
The summer kitchen, which our guests may use, is fully equipped: dish-washer, gaz cooker with oven, fridge, washing machine (cost is 3 euros, including environment-friendly washing liquid).
You will find cooking utensils as well as cookery.
Tea, coffee.... are available.
You are kindly requested to leave the kitchen clean and tidy.