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Gîte L'Ermitage (Ferme de l'Abbaye de Moulins)

Située au coeur de la vallée de la Molignée, cette magnifique ferme du XVIIème siècle jouit d'un cadre patrimonial et environnemental d'exception. Depuis 1993, l'ancienne abbaye cistercienne s'offre une seconde jeunesse en abritant de nouvelles fonctions ouvertes au public : 4 gîtes ruraux, dont 1 adapté, et diverses salles polyvalentes pour réceptions privées ou professionnelles.

Venez découvrir les charmes de notre belle Wallonie, au travers de nombreuses activités sportives, culturelles et de loisirs, le tout agrémenté d'une touche spirtituelle !

Strong points

Safety
  • The structure of the location is simple and makes it possible to find the way and orient oneself easily.
Parking
  • It is possible to drop a person off near the entrance.
Identification
  • The building is easy to find.

Strong points

Parking
  • There is at least 1 reserved parking space less than 100 metres from the entrance.
  • The reserved parking spaces are sufficiently big and horizontal.
Access road from the car park
  • All the transit areas are sufficiently large.
  • There is no step to negotiate.
  • The floor is regular and free of obstacles.
  • The floor is hard.
Entrance
  • The building is easy to identify.
  • The entrance is easy to identify.
  • There is no step in the entrance.
Horizontal circulation
  • Most of the transit areas are sufficiently large.
Room
  • A switch and a socket are accessible from the bed.
  • The adapted room has a private adapted shower room.
Shower room
  • The adapted shower is equipped with a seat and grab bars.
  • The shower is a walk-in shower.
  • The sink is accessible and it is easy to use.
  • There is an adapted toilet and it is easy to use.
Kitchen
  • The kitchen is sufficiently big.
  • The kitchen furniture is completely adapted.
  • The work surface has a usable open space underneath the sink.
  • The work surface has a usable open space underneath the cooking area.
  • The oven, microwave and coffee machine are well placed to be used.

Points of attention

Parking
  • The reserved parking spaces are not properly indicated.
Horizontal circulation
  • The floor is hardly passable in some places.
Room
  • The access to the adapted room is not easy.

Strong points

Parking
  • There is at least 1 reserved parking space less than 50 metres from the entrance.
  • The reserved parking spaces are sufficiently big and horizontal.
  • It is possible to drop a person off near the entrance.
Access road from the car park
  • All the transit areas are sufficiently large.
  • There is no step to negotiate.
  • The floor is regular and free of obstacles.
  • The floor is hard.
Entrance
  • The entrance is easy to identify.
  • The building is easy to identify.
  • There is no step in the entrance.
Home
  • Seats are available near the reception.
Horizontal circulation
  • All the transit areas are sufficiently large.
Adapted sanitary
  • There is a toilet with grab bars and it is easy to use.
  • There is a sink in the adapted toilet.
  • The adapted toilet is easy to find.
Room
  • The room has a private shower room with an adapted toilet.
  • The room has a private adapted shower room.
Shower room
  • The adapted shower is equipped with a seat and grab bars.
  • The shower is a walk-in shower.
  • There is a toilet with grab bars and it is easy to use.

Points of attention

Parking
  • The reserved parking spaces are not properly indicated.
Horizontal circulation
  • The floor is hardly passable in some places.

Strong points

Access road from the car park
  • Guide-lines facilitate circulation.
  • Circulation is free from obstacles.
Guide dog
  • Assistance dogs are accepted.
Entrance
  • The entrance is easy to identify.
  • The entrance is located in the logical continuation of the pathway.
Horizontal circulation
  • Guide-lines facilitate circulation.
  • Circulation is free from obstacles.
  • The location is structured in a simple and intuitive way.
Room
  • The staff is available to show the room and its equipment.
Kitchen
  • The knobs of the cooktop are raised.

Points of attention

Access road from the car park
  • There is a non-secured ramp in the pathway.
Horizontal circulation
  • There is at least one non-secured ramp in the logical pathway.
  • The pathway presents punctually a passage height of less than 2m.
Room
  • The room number is not embossed on the door.

Strong points

Access road from the car park
  • Natural or artificial guide-lines facilitate circulation.
  • There are no obstacles.
  • There is contrast.
Entrance
  • The entrance is easy to identify.
  • The entrance is located in the logical continuation of the pathway.
Home
  • The reception is in a quiet environment.
Horizontal circulation
  • Guide-lines in contrasting colour facilitate circulation.
  • The contrast between the floor and the walls facilitates circulation.
Room
  • The staff is available to show the room and its equipment.
Kitchen
  • The knobs of the cooktop are contrasting.
  • The knobs of the cooktop are raised.

Points of attention

Access road from the car park
  • The ramp is not secured on the void side.
  • There is at least one non-secured ramp in the logical pathway.
Horizontal circulation
  • The pathway presents punctually a passage height of less than 2m.
Room
  • The room door does not contrast with its environment .

Strong points

Parking
  • The car park is freely accessible.
Entrance
  • The entrance is easy to find.
  • The building is easy to find.
Home
  • The institution can be contacted by email.
Wireless
  • It is possible to connect to the mobile networks, 3G or 4G.
  • Wi-Fi is free and available anywhere in the building.
Room
  • The staff is available to show the room and its equipment.
Kitchen
  • The open kitchen allows visual contact to the other rooms.

Points of attention

Light
  • Badly lit areas make lip reading difficult.
Room
  • There no room equipped with an adapted doorbell (light or vibration).

Strong points

Parking
  • The car park is freely accessible.
Entrance
  • The entrance is easy to find.
  • The building is easy to find.
Home
  • The reception is located in a quiet environment.
  • The institution can be contacted by email.
Room
  • The staff is available to show the room and its equipment.
Kitchen
  • The open kitchen allows visual contact to the other rooms.

Points of attention

Light
  • Badly lit areas make lip reading difficult .
Room
  • There is no room equipped with an adapted fire alarm system (light or vibration).

Strong points

Entrance
  • The entrance is easy to find.
  • The building is easy to find.
Home
  • The reception is calm.
Horizontal circulation
  • The location is calm.
Kitchen
  • The kitchen is open to the other rooms.
  • The cooktops are electrical and easy to use.

Points of attention

Kitchen
  • There is no smoke detector.