The Maison d’Ulysse is situated in Baron, a tiny village in the south of France.
With its stone walls and crude ceiling beams, the hotel possesses an irresistible rustic charm even though supplying its visitors every imaginable comfort.
The Maison d’Ulysse:
“Your remain in the South of France, just a stone’s throw from Uzès and Pont du Gard… Guy and Gauthier welcome you to the Maison d’Ulysse, positioned between Avignon and Nîmes, at the crossroads between Provence, Languedoc and the Cévennes.
This prestige guest residence is a actual haven of peace, immersing you in a natural, restful setting. A perfect spot for recharging your batteries, in the middle of the garrigue scrubland, among the sea and the region’s numerous tourist attractions. The ideal spot for spending romantic weekends and holidays with buddies and family members.
The Maison d’Ulysse is an old 17th century fortified farmhouse and bears the name of a single of its former owners, the archaeologist and poet Ulysse Dumas. Dumas (1872-1909) is a main figure in nearby history. He made crucial archaeological discoveries about the prehistoric settlement of the region.
Considering that that time, the farmhouse and its garden have retained a excellent deal of their poetry, as can be seen from the mulberry trees, ancient oaks and fig trees which border the property. Nowadays, the property – which is listed by the “Fondation du Patrimoine” heritage foundation, with a label for its historical value – is one of France’s finest high-class guest houses.
Inside, you will be immersed in the magic of the property, which has been restored with due respect for its authenticity.
Settle down in the comfort of your luxury guest property area and rest in the coolness of its natural limewashed walls.
You will be charmed by the modern decoration, combining modernity of lines and sobriety of supplies, from the Baron Perché space to the Chant du Mûrier suite.
Our dining table is constantly generously supplied, where you can savour the table d’hôte dishes ready by Gauthier, the gourmet of the house. In the morning, his breakfasts are a true pleasure, as delicious and revolutionary as those prepared in luxury hotels.
Round-off your nicely-getting stay with a swim in the magnificent swimming pool, before relaxing in the spa region and Turkish bath. Then you can take a stroll in the Mediterranean dry gardens, exactly where luxuriant perennials, shrubs and climbing plants grow side by side. Walking in the gardens offers peace, quiet and relaxation during your holidays in the South of France.”
Photos courtesy of The Maison d’Ulysse