Le Phébus & Spa

Le Phébus & Spa

Ideally located in the heart of the Luberon between the famous picturesque villages such as Gordes, Roussillon, Lourmarin and Lacoste, Chef-owner Xavier Mathieu and his family welcome you to this dream setting of fragrant lavender and garrigue. This historically listed farmhouse offers the perfect resort for a vacation full of discovery, gastronomy, relaxation and conviviality.


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The hotel is open from early April to mid-October.


There are 30 rooms.


You can check-in from 3 pm. You can check out until noon.


  • Tourist tax is 3 euros per person from 18 years onwards.
  • Pets are alsof welcome from 15 euro per night.
  • An extra bed for children from 3 to 11 years can be arranged for 70 euros per night.


Chef-owner Xavier Mathieu has maintained a Michelin star in his restaurant for more than 20 years.

About the rooms

The rooms are classically furnished with every comfort. All rooms, except the basic room, feature a terrace or balcony overlooking the Luberon valley.

Our favourite room

The Suite Junior is a spacious room with a small private pool right by the terrace. The ideal room for a long stay!

Enjoy a refreshing swim

Take a refreshing dip in the heated outdoor pool.

Work out and wind down

The hotel has a wellness center with fitness, hammam, jacuzzi. Various treatments and massages are available. Your access to the spa is free if you have booked a treatment. Otherwise, you pay 40 euros per person.

Le Phébus is ideally located to visit the famous abbey of Sénanque, the charming village of Isle sur la Sorgue with its famous Sunday antique market, the lavender museum of Coustellet, the dazzling ochre quarries of Roussillon and the Unesco listed village of Fontaine-de-Vaucluse. Through the hotel you can rent bikes to explore the area or take beautiful walks in the neighbourhood. There is also the possibility of playing tennis, canoeing, horseback riding, golf on the Saumane or a balloon ride.


Children of all ages are welcome here.

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Food & Drink

top table

Enjoying gastronomic delights at a table overlooking the Luberon valley at La Table de Xavier Mathieu is top notch.

dress code

A casual outfit with a chic touch will do here.

Bistro Le Café de la fontaine is located in a lounge of the hotel and on the terrace around a fountain that recreates the atmosphere of a Provençal village. Here you will taste light and contemporary dishes based on family traditions using the best products from the region. Menus change according to the seasons and market offerings. On Tuesday evenings, you will enjoy live music at this place. La Table de Xavier Mathieu is a Michelin-starred gourmet restaurant. Here you will discover a modern and creative cuisine that constantly reinvents traditional dishes, mainly using seasonal Provencal products. The bistro is open every day and the restaurant is open Wednesday to Monday for dinner and Monday to Sunday for lunch.

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The center of the village of Joucas is 800 meters from Hotel Le Phébus. Gordes is at 7 km, the Abbey of Sénanque at 13 km, Ménerbes and Apt (the capital of candied fruit) at 16 km, Oppède le Vieux at 20 km, Lourmarin at 32 km, Avignon at 42 km, Saint-Rémy-de-Provence and Les Baux-de-Provence are 50 km away.

Are you travelling by plane?

Marseille airport is 75 km away and Nice is 240 km away. The TGV Avignon is 40 km away.


The transfer from the Marseille airport to the hotel costs 225 euros each way.

Do you have a (rental) car?

There is free open-air parking available. A charging station costs 20 euros per charge.

Caractère review

Pleasant and centrally located hotel where charm, authenticity, comfort and friendly service go hand in hand with fine wines and refined gastronomy. Highly recommended for those who love the real Provence.

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