In the heart of the Provence and the Durance Valley, surrounded by wheat and olive tree yards, our guest house, an ancient Provençal house built in the 18th century completely renovated and labelled 3 « epis » by Gites de France invites you to enjoy the 300 sunshine days per year and the Europe’s purest sky of our region ;
It inspires calm and relax with lovely views over the village of Montfort and the « Penitents des Mees »
With its 388 inhabitants, the village of Montfort, labelled « cite et village de caractere », offers a fabulous view of the Durance Valley. The narrow streets invites you to discover the charm of the village with its old stone houses.
Located also in the Montfort commune (04600), a quiet place in Southeast France, in the department of Alpes de Haute-Provence, region Provence-Alpes Côte d'Azur,
With Mediterranean but also Alpine influences, the department offers the perfect weather to enjoy a relaxant and pleasant holidays under the sun but also has plenty of interesting sights to discover.
It’s the perfect place to enjoy life


Guest Rooms

3 spacious and comfortable guest rooms combining authenticity and modernity. Each room has its own bathroom and separate WC. Beds are in 160 cm. The rooms are located on the first floor and have a separate entrance to our main house. We offer:
 •  Room « Montfort » 30m2, which has an open bathroom with relaxing shower
 •  Room « Penitents » 20m2 genuine, with its bath and a basin built in an old fireplace
 •  Room « Plein champs » 30m2 with a complete bathroom including shower. possibility of an additional bed of 90cm on request
A common area with fridge, microwave, coffee maker, table and chairs. Department and region informations are also availables

Guest House

Spacious (110m2), functional and comfortable, located on the ground floor, renovated around an old oil mill, it combines also authenticity and modernity. It offers a large living area, kitchen, 3 vaulted rooms with beds in 160cm, a bathroom that also in-cludes an Italian shower, and independent toilet, a large terrace with table, chairs and barbecue. New household appliances like fridge, dishwasher, washing machine, Vitroceramic cooking range, TV, coffee maker, blender, hairdryer…

Swimming pool area and children playground

Positioned to maximize sun exposure, is finely landscaped and furnished for relaxation and enjoyment.
A children playground is also available with swing & slide

Wi-Fi Access

accueil_01_thumbs accueil_02_thumbs accueil_03_thumbs accueil_04_thumbs
accueil_01_thumbs accueil_02_thumbs accueil_03_thumbs accueil_04_thumbs
Room Montfort
chambremontfort_01_thumbs chambremontfort_02_thumbs chambremontfort_03_thumbs chambremontfort_04_thumbs
Room Penitents
chambrepenitents_01_thumbs chambrepenitents_02_thumbs chambrepenitents_03_thumbs chambrepenitents_04_thumbs
Room Plein Champs
chambrepenitents_01_thumbs chambrepenitents_02_thumbs chambrepenitents_03_thumbs chambrepenitents_04_thumbs
Guest House
Gite_01_thumbs Gite_02_thumbs Gite_03_thumbs Gite_04_thumbs
Gite_05_thumbs Gite_06_thumbs Gite_07_thumbs Gite_08_thumbs
Swimming pool area
piscine_01_thumbs piscine_02_thumbs piscine_03_thumbs piscine_04_thumbs

We can guide you through the discovery of our rich region, research for good restaurants a few minutes from our house...
Walking or mountain biking trails starting from the gîte, ancient Domitian Way, Mountain of Lure…
Many interesting sights to be found
Chapelle St Donat XIth century, located in the commune of Montfort
Saint-Auban 2 km : typical Provence market on Sundays, commercial establishments, cinema, theatre, lake, gliding club.
Château-Arnoux 6 km : lake (fishing, bird watching).
Les Mées 5 km : commercial establishments, horse-riding school.
Peyruis 5 km : museum of insects
Ganagobie 7 km : Priory of Ganagobie
Sisteron 19 km : Saturday’s market, lake, Clue de la Durance, Rocher de la Baume, fortress, rich cultural heritage
Salagon 24 km : ethnological museum
Forcalquier 25 km : County town, also called « The four queens city » retains many traces of its past. : Fortress, cathedral, charm of an old city, shady squares and ancient houses. Provençal market on Mondays.
Digne les Bains 30 km : Spa town, natural geological reserve
Manosque 33 km : Birthplace of Jean Giono
Plateau de Valensole 38 km : Lavender fields
Parc Naturel Regional du Verdon 55 km : Gorges du Verdon, Lake of Sainte Croix, Lake of Esparron
Parc Naturel Regional du Luberon 16 km



1 person   50€
2 persons  63€
3 persons  75€

Guest House

from 500€ to 780€ / week



Guest House


Virginie and Florent Drac
Le Jas Vieux, 04600 Montfort
2 km from Highway A51
(+33) 06 81 40 82 15
(+33) 04 92 34 58 76


Gîte et Chambres d'Hôtes Les Charbonniers

gites epis logocharmance logo_otmd facebook