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40 Rue du Ventoux

Ruth User Profile

40 Rue du Ventoux

6 guests3 bedrooms4 beds2 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
Sparkling clean
3 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

Artist's house in Provençal Hamlet

A house in a hamlet at the foot of the Mont Ventoux surrounded by cherry orchards and vineyards. Owned by artist Julian Merrow Smith and his cellist wife, Ruth, it is decorated in Provençal style with your host's paintings on the walls. The lovely village of Bedoin with it's pool is only 5 minutes drive away.


Indoor fireplace
Laptop-friendly workspace
Unavailable: Smoke alarm
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds



23 reviews
Bethany User Profile
September 2016
Amazing house in a stunningly beautiful place. The house is clean, spacious, and charming, and the terrace overlooking vineyards and mountains is absolutely breathtaking. My husband painted it, actually. One of the owners (Julian) is a renowned painter and instructor. His wife…
Kurt User Profile
May 2016
Stayed here for a couple of days while passing through Provence. Ruth was a kind and generous host. The house was a pleasant and enjoyable place to stay. I have no qualms about recommending this home to anyone looking to enjoy a great example of the Provencal lifestyle.
Tim User Profile
September 2019
the most wonderful of locations - peace and beauty
Jonna User Profile
July 2019
Everything is perfect - beautiful house, good beds, lovely little village, very friendly host.
Clive User Profile
September 2018
The Painter's House in the hamlet of Les Baux close to Bédoin is a lovely Provencal house in a quiet country setting. It is very well equipped and is a great place to stay whilst visiting Mont Ventoux and the many great Cote de Rhone wine villages eg Séguret, Gigondas, and local…
Thom User Profile
August 2018
Great place to stay.
Mark User Profile
July 2018
Book with confidence: pictures tell the true story. Quiet, beautiful hamlet about 3 kilometres from the centre of Bedoin making it restful. Ruth is easy to communicate with and will get back to you quickly.

Hosted by Ruth

Bédoin, FranceJoined in February 2013
Ruth User Profile
23 Reviews
3 References
We are a British painter and cellist who live with our 4 year old son, Louis, adopted from Mali in 2011, and two cats in part of a tumbledown hamlet at the foot of the Mont Ventoux. I play regularly in Paris and in the UK and Julian has become renowned for his painting a day…
Interaction with guests
On your arrival there will be a welcome bottle of wine, and we will almost always be available should you need help.
Languages: English, Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
After 3:00 PM
11:00 AM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed