With pool & near Paris: a luxury weekend gite for big groups

Picture in your mind your dream luxury gite in France for a large group get-together or a multigenerational weekend break, and what you’re probably visualising is something close to luxury gite ‘L’Instant’, an elegant weekend retreat in Morienval, Northern France. Straight out of the pages of an interiors magazine, and sleeping up to 15, the children and grandparents alike will love its spaciousness, private swimming pool, stunning rooms, cosy fireplace and its terrace overlooking the abbey - lit atmospherically at night to add to l’Instant’s cosy spirit.

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  • Precious time with the family in the Compiègne ForestPrecious time with the family in the Compiègne Forest
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Luxury villa ‘L’Instant’ in Morienval, within easy reach of Compiègne and Paris.Luxury villa ‘L’Instant’ in Morienval, within easy reach of Compiègne and Paris.
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
  • Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holidayPerfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday
Precious time with the family in the Compiègne Forest Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Luxury villa ‘L’Instant’ in Morienval, within easy reach of Compiègne and Paris. Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday Perfect for multigenerational family gatherings, ‘L'Instant’ is a luxury holiday

Only 50 miles from Paris, in the charming village of Morienval on the outskirts of the Compiègne forest, stonebuilt L’Instant exudes the traditional character of Northern France on a former grange steeped in heritage. Inside, the vast, open and convivial living space is ideal for family weekend breaks, with a supersized kitchen and table for gourmet gatherings, a further dining space beneath a cathedral ceiling, a large seating area and an impressive chimney as centrepiece.

It’s this focal-point fireplace that unlocked a nostalgic childhood memory for owner Florence – cosying up in towels post-swimming at her grandparents’ – so it’s no coincidence that the jewel in L’Instant’s crown (wait for the gasps from the kids)… is a stunning swimming pool located in the former stables, just one of many ways Florence adds attention to detail and an ultra-high level of service. All your needs will be taken care of, so all you need to do is enjoy quality time together on this luxury multigenerational break.

Almost directly from l’Instant’s door, there are no end of pathways for you to discover the best of the serene Northern France countryside. You’ll soon be in the forest itself and, if you like, Florence can arrange for hired bikes to be delivered to your door. Within close proximity you also have the chance to visit family-friendly Pierrefonds castle, or the famous Château de Compiègne with its ‘Allée des Beaux-Monts’ iconic treelined walkway - gaspworthy views guaranteed.

Of course, no one could blame you for staying in instead! The super well-equipped kitchen is the perfect place to cook up a family feast together or, if you don’t fancy cooking, ask Florence (in advance) about hampers of ready-to-cook meals or even a chef coming to cook for you. Whatever you decide, don’t miss the chance to get together on the terrace afterwards, all looking out over Morienval’s abbey at nightfall. After all, ‘L’Instant’ means ‘in the moment’ – and this special moment in France isn’t one you’ll forget anytime soon…

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15001800 €
2 night(s)15 guests
Deal includes

- Rental of self-catering gîte ‘L’Instant’ for 2 nights

- Unlimited use of the private pool (12 metres x 4 metres and a water temperature of 28°) for the duration of your stay

- Bathroom towels and sheets. No cleaning fee at the end of your stay.

- Wood for the fireplace

- Basic products such as salt, sugar, washing-up liquid, bin-liners etc.

- *Varies according to the time of year

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Florence

Host, villa "L'Instant"

When I conceived this house in my mind, I drew on the nostalgia of my childhood, remembering my own grandfather’s house where I spent the happy holidays of my youth. I...

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Local produce, markets and cute cafés and bistros, here are our suggestions nearby really make your experience special.
The artisan biscuit makers ‘La Pierre qui Tourne’
Boulangerie Bigot
Café-restaurant “Le Commerce”
Chez Célestine
The ‘Castle’ restaurant
L’Auberge de Morienval
Whilst in the region your family should not miss our hand-picked list of family friendly attractions! Add them to your itinerary now!
Discover the forest by zipwire!
Treetop challenge
Hire a pedalo on Pierrefonds lake
Speed park
Bouriquette Farm
Chateau de Compiègne
Château de Pierrefonds
Compiègne tourist train
Immerse yourselves in one of northern France’s natural spaces. The best way to clear the head, take in fresh air and rejuvenate.
Cycling the pathways of the Compiègne forest with ‘Picardie Forêt Verte’ bike-hire
The ‘Percée des Beaux Monts’ tree-lined walk overlooking the Château de Compiègne
Saint Jean aux Bois arboretum
The Morienval rose gardens

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