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    Chateau des Ducs de Joyeuse

    Allee Georges Roux, 11190 Couiza, France
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    • Average9%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    1 - 5 of 148 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    on the plus side: it is a castle! and rooms are within a real castle, with old nice little stone windows and the like. also, from the room there's a nice view of the (private, I guess) park and of the river, in between the...More

    Thank Vkt_01
    Response from Vincent N, Propriétaire at Chateau des Ducs de JoyeuseResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Vkt_01, Thank you for taking the time to share your impressions with us following your stay. We sincerely regret that we couldn't satisfy all your expectations….. Concerning the rate of the breakfast we are within the average rate of all our colleagues and as...More

    Reviewed 25 August 2017

    The proprietor, the staff and the grounds are all wonderful here. I can not recommend this property enough! It was glorious. Nice linens and great bathrooms. I wish we had stayed in the corner room that former owners had, but my friend wanted separate rooms....More

    Thank jeanninelehman
    Response from Vincent N, Propriétaire at Chateau des Ducs de JoyeuseResponded 26 August 2017

    Dear jeanninelehman, We can't thank you enough for your wonderful review. With our best wishes until your next visit. Yours sincerely. Isabelle & Vincent Nourrisson

    Reviewed 24 August 2017

    From the outside of the building, we were not disappointed at all, it had plenty of character an inner courtyard/dining area, a small but modern swimming pool area and was set on the side of the river. However, the room which we had was a...More

    Thank mallorcaholidayer
    Response from Vincent N, Propriétaire at Chateau des Ducs de JoyeuseResponded 25 August 2017

    Dear mallorcaholidayer, You have chosen our first-rate rooms well described on our site with photos for example. You didn't dine nor take any consumption in our establishment during your stay and therefore we did not had the opportunity to make you discover all our services....More

    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    My wife and I stayed here for two nights in June. After check in a young man took our two large bags up the spiral staircase to our room. The room was spacious and had a lovely 4 poster bed. I had booked the hotel...More

    Thank Stuart B
    Response from Vincent N, Propriétaire at Chateau des Ducs de JoyeuseResponded 16 August 2017

    Dear Stuart B, Thank you for your wonderful comment. Indeed June was unusually warm and we are now studying the possibility of an air condition even if this will be delicate in our listed castle... We hope to welcome you again and remain, Yours sincerely....More

    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    The best hotel we stayed in in 7 weeks of travel. Full of charm in a picturesque old stone building around a central courtyard where dinner and breakfast are served. The people who own and run this hotel have a well trained team working under...More

    Thank Katieclem46
    Response from Vincent N, Propriétaire at Chateau des Ducs de JoyeuseResponded 10 August 2017

    Dear Katieclem46, Thank you for your enthousiastic review and for your time! We hope to welcome you again at the Chateau and wish you a very pleasant summer. Yours sincerely. Isabelle & Vincent Nourrisson

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    13 July 2017|
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    Response from Trippynwa | Reviewed this property |
    About 80 km. An easy 1.25 hr drive through beautiful country.
    17 May 2017|
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    4 May 2017|
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    Response from Vincent N | Property representative |
    Good afternoon, Couiza is a little village and you can find only a very few shops. Best regards.
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    "The rooms facing in are above the courtyard so may be a little noisier at night, but all is quiet before 24.00"
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    "You can request a room at top of tower but we stayed in standard room"
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    "Ask to see the bathrooms are they are tiny, our was almost not usable."
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    "Book early as the hotel is often full"
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