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Old Mill - Unique Haven in Paradise with Natural Swimming Pool

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The Old Mill a unique paradise in the nature

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Last updated: 05/07/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

You will never experience anything like our mill anywhere else, steeped in the country side but just 1 hour from Nice airport, on the river, totally private, just get back to nature and shed the weight of work, ill health, stress, problems just seem so far away in our corner of heaven. Listen to the birds, paddle in the brooke that forms in the garden on its way down to the river, swim in the pool and just chill.
Children just love it, teenagers love it and parents love it, bonding with the whole family is just natural
Imagine long, lazy summer days lounging by the pool, splashing in the river, sitting under the shade of the weeping willow keeping cool with your feet in the babbling brook that flows through the garden reading your favourite book, sipping a glass of local red wine or an ice cold prosecco. The children running free searching for frogs, fishing for little river fish and seeing who is the first in the pool every day. Finish the day with a bbq and a walk into the village for an ice-cream or to listen to the local band playing or even join the locals at the village dance. You will not experience anything like it anywhere else. The old mill can be found a few hundred metres along a country lane, steeped in the countryside yet 15 minute walk from the village or 5 minutes by car. Silent and peaceful set in its own gardens surrounded by trees and the sound of the brook gently babbling by providing the mill with it's own private rock pools big enough for bathing. The river also feed the swimming pool at the mill free flowing in and out, no products are used in our natural pool.
You can buy an internet key for your laptop if you need to keep in touch.
There is a large private garden.
We have a proper pizza oven and gas BBQ.
The mill has various terraces with seating arrangements for quiet reading or an alfresco aperitif overlooking the river before lunch or dinner in the garden or by the river or even around the pool, the choice is yours.
There are loungers around the pool and also by the river for a change of venue if necessary.
The living room has a huge open fire for autumn or winter evenings and
the living room has a comfortable sofa bed for extra guest

Perfect wedding venue.


Local produce cookery lessons: Including visiting the local produce markets to source fresh produce to cook and serve,

Trips can be arranged: With a guide to Monte Carlo, whale watching, Cinque Terre, Ventimiglia market or wherever you would like to go.

Although we have had many guests with babies and infants, we do advise that the most suitable age for this type of property is from the age of 6 years.

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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 140 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    in living room...moreless

  • The master bedroom with a double bed is a very large bedroom. The living room has a brand new double sofa bed. An extra bed can be added in the twin bedroom....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, bidet

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: outdoor shower

    ...moreless

  • The outdoor shower is for the pool and soap cannot be used here.

Other Amenities

  • The old mill has a wood fired pizza oven. We have a new Weber gas BBQ

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis:

    In the village there is a tennis court...moreless

  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
June
May 31 - Jun 27, 2015
7 night min stay

€1,350
July
Jun 28 - Aug 1, 2015
7 night min stay

€1,500
August
Aug 2 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

€1,750
September
Sep 5 - Oct 3, 2015
7 night min stay

€1,350
October - November
Oct 4 - Nov 28, 2015
7 night min stay

€900

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Final cleaning €100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit €200
  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 05/07/2015
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Location

70 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Nice, France
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Pigna
25 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Sanremo
20 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Ventimiglia
20 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Ventimiglia
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Pigna
70 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Limone
20 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Ventimiglia

Car: Recommended

Pigna is a medieval village steeped in countryside with small rivers and rock pools, hiking tracks and trekking trails, cycle paths and some of the most beautiful nature trails changing with the seasons. Pigna is strategically placed 1 hour from Nice international airport, 1 hour from Monte Carlo and 3 hours from Milan.

The famous Italian Riviera is just 20 minutes away and you can choose between the stony beaches of Bordighera and Ventimiglia or the sandy beaches of Sanremo and Ospedaletti.

Pigna boasts the famous church of St Michele, full of the paintings of Canavesio from the 15th century including the priceless politico which hangs behind the alter.

The chapel of San Bernado's frescos depicting biblical scenes by Canavesio, have been painstakingly restored over a 10 year period.

The mountain of Torraggion dominated the village and can be reached by a 5 hour hike from the 'refugio Allavena' in the Melosa area just 20 mins from the village by car or 2 hours by foot

Other Activities: MONACO GRAND PRIX just 1 hour away

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2008

About: I am 31 years old and the Communications and Marketing Manager for HEAD. I was brought up in Pigna, my father is from the village and my mother is British. I love the area and the life.

Why Campo Rosso:
It is magical

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
Just the peace and the feeling of being in a different world.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, italian, swedish

Guestbook comments from the property manager

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  • The Old Mill a unique paradise in the nature

    The Old Mill a unique paradise in the nature

  • tradition meets modern, an ancient pool fed by natural spring water

    tradition meets modern, an ancient pool fed by natural spring water

  • The Old Mill has a 300 sqm private garden with direct access to the stream

    The Old Mill has a 300 sqm private garden with direct access to the stream

  • Master Bedroom with king size bed

    Master Bedroom with king size bed

  • reading area with over 70 books and 20 magazines

    reading area with over 70 books and 20 magazines

  • The Old Mill was a fully functioning Olive Mill with machinery still present

    The Old Mill was a fully functioning Olive Mill with machinery still present

  • Ideal escape from stress and hectic rhythms. A haven for all the family

    Ideal escape from stress and hectic rhythms. A haven for all the family

  • The Old Mill's pool is naturally fed by the mountain spring.

    The Old Mill's pool is naturally fed by the mountain spring.

  • a beautiful natural stream flows under the Old Mill.

    a beautiful natural stream flows under the Old Mill.

  • Updated master bedroom in 2015 with 2 new nice reading arm chairs

    Updated master bedroom in 2015 with 2 new nice reading arm chairs

  • Second bedroom with twin beds

    Second bedroom with twin beds

  • The log fire will keep you warm

    The log fire will keep you warm

  • The Technical room, the Old Mill is a living museum.

    The Technical room, the Old Mill is a living museum.

  • Pigna, built i the roman era. Famous for its Thermal Spa.

    Pigna, built i the roman era. Famous for its Thermal Spa.

  • Pigna's Ancient Roman Thermal SPA

    Pigna's Ancient Roman Thermal SPA

€900 - €1,750 per week (EUR)
Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
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Manager
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french, italian, swedish
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/07/2015
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