Environment

Environment

L'environnement, Moulin de Canterrane, gîtes de charme à Castelnou

The Mill of Canterrane is a very small hamlet made up of three buildings, through which, the "Canterrane" flows, a small stream which charms the visitors. A Haven of peace, only reached by one private road of over one kilometer, the site is isolated in nature. No neighbors, no other roads, to disturb the peace of the place. Fruit of three generations of work, the Mill, the Sheep-fold, the Barn and the Workshop are today perfectly renovated and open to holiday makers who wish to stay in unique place, calm, near to nature and respectful of Catalan rural architecture. The materials used (wood, wrought iron, stone…) strongly contribute to the authenticity of the place which surprises all the visitors on arrival. Here, in the middle of the vines and on the lowlands, the owners live on the spot all the year round, and offer two accommodations of Charm :

- The Mill, which accommodates up to six people (Gîte de France 4 ears - National Approval "Charme")
- The Workshop, which accommodates up to two people (Gîte de France 4 ears - National Approval "Charme")

Here you will also find :

  • - A 14 mts. long swimming pool and its large wooden decks which offer an unspoilable view on Mount Canigou and Mount Helene, comfortably furnished with deckchairs
  • - A huge elevated area with hammocks, surrounded by a typically Mediterranean nature
  • - A bowling pitch
  • - Hiking trails and mountain bikes trails

Ideally located in the Eastern French Pyrenees, the Mill of Canterrane offers a central location to benefit from all the attractions of our beautiful area. Halfway between the Mediterranean, the Pyrenees and Spain, all the Catalan heritage is offered with less than thirty minute by car. Whether you wish to visit Collioure, Castelnou, the Byrrh cellars, the Vauban fortresses, the Cathar castles, the cloisters and Romance abbeys… or just to try all the activities of nature... you will find very easy to make your stay rich and attractive. Your best guides will be your hosts who know the area perfectly and will let you share their secret addresses according to your tastes and your interests. For example, the Mill of Canterrane is the ideal starting point for hiking, or "wine tourism". Lastly, your host will be able to propose showing you Roussillon from the air by a tandem flight on board a Paramotor with "Canigou Airlines" ! We invite you to browse the blog of this Web site to learn more… Pets are welcome in Canterrane where they will become acquainted with Muscat and Syrah, or two young and very playful Labradors, and with Chalope, our small mischievous she-cat...