Vermont Country Living

  • Provost Farm
  • Short Stays
  • One & Two Residential Apartments
  • Barn/Cold Storage
  • Area Attractions
  • Location & Inquiries

Welcome to The Provost Farm

Grow Your Own Vegetables!

Grown your own vegetables, while you enjoy your stay at the Provost Farm in Derby, VT

at the Provost Farm

Ski at the Jay Peak Resort

The Jay Peak Resort near the Provost Farm in Derby, VT


Wifi is available in all units.


Lake Memphremagog -just 10 minutes away.

Lake Memphremagog in Newport, VT is just a 10 minute drive from the Provost Farm.



We're a 200 year old working family farm that offers pristine accommodations for short term or long term stays. Recently renovated and furbished with elegance, the Provost Farm is a superior choice for visitors or residents to the area.

The Provost Farm in Derby, VT

We have available one and two bedroom apartments within the Provost House that had served as the main house for the farm for more than two centuries. The house and the barn have recently been renovated, converted and made available for lodging and storage for visitors and residents, alike.

Our 1 bedroom units are furnished with a fully equipped kitchen and ready for overnight stays or ready for your furnishings as a residential apartment. Instead of staying at a hotel, enjoy your next visit at the Provost Farm.

Our one and two bedroom units are available as rental units for area residents. All units are equipped with a washer/dryer.

Such easy access from all directions!

We're only 3 mils from I-91 and two miles from the Canadian Border. We are located 25 minutes from the Jay Peak Resort, 30 minutes from Sherbrooke and 10 minutes from Lake Memphremagog and the Newport Country Club.


Our guests are free to enjoy the acres of lawn and wooded terrain that are a part of the Provost Farm.

Inside the Provost Farm, you find the ambiance of old country living with its high ceilings, exposed beams, antique wood work and large bay windows accompanied by superb refurbishments, such as; elegant light fixtures, ceiling fans, new flooring and a modern kitchen and bath.

Our residents are also welcome to cultivate their own flowers and vegetables, as a part of the amenities at the Provost Farm.

Our Barn is Now Available for Storage.

The Barn at the Provost Farm that is now available for cold storage.







Do you need storage? We now have available storage units within our barn.

For boats, motorcycles, equipment and other larger items, the Provost Farm Barn is well suited to provide comfortable storage.

Our barn storage is available to everyone. You don't have to be a guest at the Provost Farm to rent storage.

Please feel free to contact us for details.

Modern Kitchens at the Provost Farm Apartments in Derby, VT


For Short Visits & Vacation Rentals

Vacation at a Vermont Farmhouse Retreat


Why stay in a hotel when you can have everything and more at your fingertips. Turn the keyCombination Living Room and Eat-in Kitchen in the One Bedroom Vacation Rental at the Provost Farm in Derby, VT and you have a home away from home, exquisitely furnished and decorated with a taste of Vermont country charm.

At the Provost Farm, you'll enjoy a Vermont country atmosphere, scenic vistas of mountains and rolling hillsides in a quiet, peaceful setting.

enjoy the convenience and economical advantage of a complete kitchen for your stay. A finely refurbished and fully equipped kitchen accompanies a superior decor. Furnished with a combination of antiques and contemporary design, the one bedroom apartments combine ambiance with modern conveniences.

The Provost Farm offers first class amenities that include a washer/dryer, iron and ironing board, cable TV, Wifi Internet, telephone and carport.


Amenities Include:

  • New Full Size Appliances including dishwasher, refrigerator, stove/oven, microwave, toaster, coffee pot as well as cooking equipment and utensils
  • Washer/Dryer along with Ironing Board & Iron
  • 2 Wide Screen TVs with Cable
  • Wifi InternetVermont Country Charm at the Provost Farm in Derby, VT
  • Telephone
  • Queen Size Bed with Down Comforter
  • VAST Trail Access
  • Carport with Storage Area
  • Gardens to the South, along with Acres of Lawns, Woodlands and Hillsides.
  • 3 Season Communal Outdoor Gas Grill


Our one bedroom units are available nightly, weekly, biweekly or monthly for up to 2 occupants.


The 200 Year Old Barn at the Provost Farm in Derby, VT



Year Round Accommodations

Available spring, summer, fall and winter, enjoy the area's outdoors year round. Located near the Jay Peak Resort, Lake Memphremagog, Lake Willoughby and with access to The VAST Trail, the Provost Farm offers accommodations for visitors year round.





The Provost Farm in Derby, VT, year round vacation and residential apartments.

Fall Foliage

In the fall, visit the Provost Farm for outstanding fall foliage. The surrounding mountain vistas are brought to life with fall colors that begin about the second week of September and last until mid October. Look for peek about October 1st.

Sorry - no smoking and no pets.

Long Term Rentals

Live in a Vermont Country Farmhouse Setting








Country charm, along with modern kitchen and bath accompany each of our one and two bedroom residential apartments

These one and two bedroom apartments feature a large kitchen, combination living room/dining room, bathroom with shower & tub, lots of closets, washer/dryer, new kitchen appliances along with a newly painted and varnished interior.

Combine your daily meals with scenic vistas and garden walks. Or, cook outside on our three season outdoor gas grill.

Amenities include:

  • Washer/Dryer
  • Superior Appliances - Full Size Refrigerator/Stove/Oven & Dishwasher
  • High Ceilings
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Energy Efficient Heating System
  • Gardens to the South, along with Acres of Lawns, Woodlands and Hillsides.
  • Carport along with Storage Area
  • Area of Garden to Grow Your Own Flowers and Vegetables
  • VAST Trail Access
  • 3 Season Outdoor Gas Grill

The Provost Farm in Derby, VTEach unit has an opportunity to have a vegetable garden for your own convenience. There is also plenty of off street parking and one 12 X 25ft carport assigned to each unit.

Each carport has added space for bikes, ski's, snowshoes, snowmobiles or whatever else that might suit a small cold storage area... all you will need to do is put a padlock on it.

Great for Families!

The Provost Farm, with its working farm, acres of rolling hillsides and quiet setting offers a superior choice as a residence for small families. The Vermont farm country atmosphere, along with fine refurbishments, make for a comfortable residential setting. Our units are convenient to schools and churches, as well as shopping and restaurants.

Enjoy the Area's AttractionsThe 200 Year Old Barn at the Provost Farm

Along with superior accommodations, enjoy the area's attractions spring, summer, fall and winter. The Provost Farm is near the Jay Peak Resort, Lake Memphremagog, Lake Willoughby and with access to The VAST Trail.

Just a 1 1/2 hours drive to Montreal and just four miles to the Quebec border, enjoy a truly convenient location, along with a number of extras.


Fall Foliage

Every Unit Includes a Washer/Dryer at Provost Farm Apartments in Derby, VTIn the fall enjoy area scenery for outstanding fall foliage. The surrounding mountain vistas are brought to life with fall colors that begin about the second week of September and last until mid October. Look for peek about October 1st.


Sorry - no smoking and no pets.

Barn & Cold Storage

The 200 Year Old Barn at the Provost Farm in Derby, VT For those that enjoy farms and old barns, you'll appreciate the 200 year old barn at the Provost Farm.

The barn is converted to storage units for cold storage items, such as; motorcycles, atv's, golf carts, wave runners, lawn mowers, snowmobiles, mopeds, machinery and other items that may withstand a cold storage unit. The units are dry, but, keep in mind that moisture will be present.

Most of the units will have a first level, roll in entry for your large items.

A padlock is a must. Please be sure to lock up your belongings.

The cost for cold storage from October 1st through May 31st is $200, for most storage items. We will prorate during that time frame.


We would be happy to answer your questions concerning cold storage. We have many units available. Units are available to residents and non residents of the Provost Farm. We would be happy to hear from you. Email Us!

Area Attractions


The Provost Farm is near a number of area attractions that bring many visitors to the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont each year.

The Water Park at The Jay Peak Resort.

The Water Park at the Jay Peak Resort near the Provost Farm in Derby, VT


The Gateway Center for live entertainment, exhibits - on the Waterfront.


Boat Rentals available at The Newport Marina.


For Hunting and Fishing License and Information Click Here.


Memphremagog Arts Collaborative


Golf at
Newport Country Club
Newport, VT 05855
Phone: 802-334-2391


The Jay Peak Resort

Skiing and Boarding at the Jay Peak Resort in Jay, VTThe Jay Peak Resort, a four season resort, is well known for its superior alpine and cross-country skiing, as well as its championship golf course and newly constructed water park.

A first class resort, Jay Peak offers fine dining to accompany its year round activities.

Don't miss their entertainment schedule that often features famous artists, singers and musicians from around the globe. The Jay Peak Resort

The VAST Trail

Get ready to ride the trails! From the Provost Farm, you may ride into Quebec, as well as points south or west. The VAST Trail will bring you through forests, past snow covered mountains to townships and has grown to over 5000 miles throughout Vermont. The VAST will bring you right to the door of many restaurants and shops in the area.

The VAST Trail abuts the Provost Farm, so that you may step outside and ride!

Owl's Head Resort

Owl's Head Resort located near the Provost Farm in Derby, VT

We're located near Owl's Head Ski Area and Resort in Quebec. Enjoy dining and nightlife in the area, along with their suburb ski conditions. Owl's Head Resort


Lake Memphremagog

Located in Newport, VT, Lake Memphremagog, a glacial international lake, attracts many visitors each year for boating, fishing and swimming. Lake Memphremagog in Newport, VTWooden pathways and bridges cross waterways and allow for a scenic bike ride through downtown Newport, VT, along the shoreline of the lake.

Swimmers enjoy the sandy beaches at Prouty Beach. Motor boat and pontoon boat rentals are available at the Newport Marina.

The lake is 27 miles in length, with a majority of its surface in Quebec. The International Border that extends along the southern tip of Province Island, one of the lake's largest islands.

The Town of Newport often hosts concerts at The Gateway Center that is located along the shores of Lake Memphremagog. For a schedule of events, including music and entertainment visit Newport, VT.

Lake Willoughby

Lake Willoughby, located in Westmore, VT, is by far, one of the area's most captivating glacial lakes, as it resembles a Norwegian Fjord, with its length extending between two mountain ranges.Lake Willoughby in Westmore, VT

Sandy beaches are open to the general public with free parking on the northern and southern tip of the lake.

Much of the area is a part of The Willoughby State Forest. The park includes a number of hiking trails that offer a mild to moderate climb. Hiking trail entrances are located along Route 5A near South Beach that extend to elevations of over 2000 feet. Hiking Trail Information The hiking trails are open to the general public. There is free parking for the hiking trails at South Beach.


Reservations, Location and Contact

The Provost Farm is represented by its owners, the Provost family. Contact Cecile Provost for residential apartments The One Bedroom Vacation Rental at the Provost Farm in Derby, VTand vacation rentals via phone at 802-578-3065 or Email .

Barn storage is also rented through the owners of the Provost Farm. For inquiries concerning barn storage only, please feel free to email


Provost Farm Apartments
1035 US Route 5
Derby, VT 05829

Thank you for your interest.


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