Manoir de Houte

Le Manoir - Gîte nº1     |     L'Ecurie - Gîte nº2

One lodging. The Houte Manor includes one lodging for up to 14 people (Le Manoir)  ( The other lodging L'Ecurie is closed), for holidays, a family meeting or a professional week-end. He is located in the Condroz area, at 75 km of Brussels, at the door of the Ardennes.


Location. The Manor is located in the upper Samson valley, in the country side, in a protected Natura 2000 area, along a GR5 path, at 1 km from the village of Gesves, at 5 km of the Faulx-Les-Tombes Abbey and of Mozet, one of the "Plus Beaux Villages- Prettiest villages " of Wallonia. At 18 km of Namur, close to the Ardennes , at 65 km of Bastogne, at 30 km of Durbuy, at 75 km of Brussels, at 120 km of Maastricht.


Le Manoir de Houte. The Houte Manor is an old mansion mentioned in 1256, rebuilt in the XVII century, birthplace of the Houtart family. The Houte Manor, sometimes called the Little Castle of Gesves in order to distinguish it from the Castle of Gesves located near the church, constitutes with its garden, a  beautifully preserved domain,  in the midst of powerful surrounding nature. A place away from the bustle of this century.


 The Environment. Nice walks start from the Manor. The peace and quiet, the babbling river, the vegetation, the animals, the stones accumulated over centuries, make this lodging a very particular out-of -time site.




Le Manoir. The surface of the Manor is 360 m2 on two floors (without the attic). 14 persons may easily  be accommodated. Antique furniture. Sober decoration. All the modern comfort of a recently refurbished house.


The Park of the Manoir - Park on the four sides of the Manor, beautiful terrace, orchard and romantic small garden, vegetable garden (under implementation), small swimming pool (under repair), bridge above the river, pond, inside access road from the gate, parking possible for about ten cars. The park of the manor is exclusively reserved to the guests of the manor.




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