Monday, January 4, 2010

Le Shiloh Shabby Chateau

Welcome to the Chateau
The moment we drove up to Le Shiloh Shabby Chateau, I was overwhelmed with detail. Lee from Inspired Comblogulations has hospitality down pat.
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It was about 2:30 in the afternoon when David and I let ourselves in to our home away from home for a 4 day weekend. Every light in the house was on to welcome us. There was music playing on the cd player. The warmth embraced us. The smells were inviting. The champaigne was chilled.
Chillin' on ice
Fresh fruit was set out for us.
I love this kitchen island
No plasticware in this house. Every sense was delighted. Sight, smell, sound, feel and taste. Five star all the way.
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Each of the two bedrooms was decorated with taste, refinement and comfort in mind.
Ahhhh
Masterful Beauty
Talk about personal touches, we found a cheeseball in the fridge that Lee made for us. We enjoyed it New Year's Eve. Yum!
New Year's hospitality
Yes, it was raining when we got there, but would you check out the view of the lake from our veranda? No rain could ruin that view!
Our Lake View
There was a chandelier in every single room. I won't share every picture I took. If you'd like to see more, click here. Luxurious, isn't it?

Lee and Rick. From the top of my head to the tip of my toes, "Cheers" to you for making us feel like Royalty! Every detail exceeded any expectation I may have had.
New Year's Glow
For David's pics of our weekend, and you know they will be good, click here.

If you are looking for a getaway, I cannot endorse The Chateau enough. Thumbs up. Five stars. Smiles and giggles, this place will win you over.

With The Chateau being less than 2 hours from my house, I think I'll be back sooner than later. he he he

Happy Monday!
~Mindy

15 comments:

  1. I love it all and I bet you did too!

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  2. Mindy,
    Rick and I are sitting here with butterflies and giggles in our heart, that was our intention to make our guest feel like royalty... everything you said and all the pictures were so complimentary that we are overwhelmed with a sense of gratefulness to you and David for your kind endorsements. We so enjoyed meeting you both and are delighted you enjoyed your stay...we are looking forward to your next visit...

    Thank you from the bottom of our hearts...it was truly our pleasure...you both are so delightful.

    With sincere hearts,
    Rick
    and
    Lee

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  3. It looks like an amazing place!!! I think I'd want to move in. I'm glad you enjoyed your long New Year's weekend.

    -FringeGirl

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  4. Happy New Year Mindy, looks like you and David had a wonderful time. I loved all of the pictures of Lee and Rick's place. Thank you for the tour. sandi

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  5. I would expect nothing less from someone with as much grace, charm and lovely words than Lee. It looks to be such a beautiful reflection of her. Glad this part of your weekend was perfect.
    Debbie

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  6. Honey, I knew you would find the right words! Now I can just say "ditto!" lol Enjoyed it very much and look forward to a return visit. Thanks, Lee and Rick!

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  7. Mindy, so good to know you had a great time over Lee`s place. Someday I´m expecting to fly a long way just to spend sometime over there, and meet my virtual friend Lee, I just love her!!
    Muchos cariños,
    Maria Cecilia

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  8. I wanna go, I wanna go, I wanna go, I wanna go...

    Seriously, I wanna go. LOL I love Lee - and now I can't wait to get to her house!!! She might have to kick me out, for sure! It's GORGEOUS!!! EVERY BIT OF IT!!! I'm heading back to look at pictures, then I'm heading to tell Lee I'm invading her space.... I'm so glad you two had fun and relaxed and had fun!!!!!!

    I like that couch too... I see myself relaxin' there with a pillow under my head... for days. LOL

    ;-) robelyn

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  9. Sounds like you had a nice weekend.

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  10. What a sweet way to spend time together. Quiet, slow time.

    (All the best in the New Year...I'm late!)
    xo
    erin

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  11. This is Far prettier than so many photos I've seen of 5 star Hotels. I would love to stay here. So glad you had a wonderful time!
    Sue

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  12. Happy New Year Mindy, Love the pictures. Sounds like ya'll had alot of fun.

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  13. Mindy, This place is just BEAUTIFUL! Thank you for sharing your weekend.

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  14. OMG, what a most amazing place to spend some time in! Mindy, I would rather stay there than any five star hotel, because not only is it beautiful, but it has charm, soul and spirit!

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  15. Humm... so you think i should take LOML for his 50th!! hugs to ya. see ya soon girlie!! real soon... perhaps in Athens!!

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