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Chateau des Ducs de Joyeuse

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All reviewsthe rivermedieval castlecentral courtyardboth nightsmodern comfortsset menumain coursespiral staircaseexpensive hotelswimming pool isan excellent restaurantbeautiful buildingno elevatorair conditioningevening mealthird floorstone walls
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely ambiance, excellent, helpful service, so attentive but friendly and non intimidating. Food was great, and especially thank you for the taster of the Gayda Vendages Tardives!! We will be back soon 😁

Thank nic15112018
Response from Vincent N, Propriétaire at Chateau des Ducs de JoyeuseResponded 3 days ago

Dear nic15112018, Thank you for your wonderful review. We hope you'll be back one day. Yours sincererly. Isabelle Nourrisson

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two nights for two couples, including one restaurant meal. Sumptuous rooms with all facilities - special touch of honey soap! Brilliant welcome and care: the owner took our friend, in his wet swimming shorts, in her Merc, to buy some painkillers from the chemist and...More

Thank MauriceSwigan
Response from Vincent N, Propriétaire at Chateau des Ducs de JoyeuseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear MauriceSwigan, Thank you for taking the time to share your impressions with us following your stay. We are very sensible to your enthusiastic comments and are happy that you enjoyed your holiday in our beautiful castle. We sincerely hope to welcome you on another...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

What a stunning chateau and amazing place. From the amazing welcome to the beautiful room. We loved our fleeting stay here. The courtyard is a stunning setting to enjoy some drinks on a warm summer afternoon and then an amazing meal that evening with incredibly...More

Thank TimW1977
Response from Vincent N, Propriétaire at Chateau des Ducs de JoyeuseResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear TimW1977, What a wonderful review! Thank you very much! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. All our very best wishes. Isabelle & Vincent Nourrisson

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

I stayed with friends for two nights, we went out our way to stay in this incredible setting and it was worth it. The restaurant is nice but it is the hotel which make the experience. The rooms are very cute with mediaeval theme. The...More

Thank Mauro P
Response from Vincent N, Propriétaire at Chateau des Ducs de JoyeuseResponded 10 August 2018

Dear Mauro P, Thank you very much for your very pleasant review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcoming your again in the near future. Yours sincerely. Isabelle & Vincent Nourrisson

Reviewed 24 July 2018

We have now stayed twice at the Chateau des Ducs and we thoroughly recommend it. We recently stayed in late June / early July 2018, so pleased to be back there and very fittingly they have just received a rating of 4 Stars - very...More

Thank Edward_Adie
Response from Vincent N, Propriétaire at Chateau des Ducs de JoyeuseResponded 25 July 2018

Dear Mr Adie, We are very touched by your wonderful review. It has been a real pleasure to welcome you again ! With our very best wishes and warm regards. A l'année prochaine. Yours sincerely. Isabelle & Vincent Nourrisson

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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Banquet Room
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
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Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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US$ 107 - US$ 264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$ 107 - US$ 264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Dining (53)
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28 August 2018|
Response from Edward_Adie | Reviewed this property |
We had a hire car, but think there are some local buses & feel sure the hotel reception would arrange a taxi for you. Suggest the best option is to e-mail reception (see their website) to ask them, as I feel sure they will... More
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.
16 May 2017|
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Room Tips
"Superb 2nd floor suite - no lift, but good for fitness."
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"The superior rooms are excellent & do contact the hotel directly to book. The A/C was quiet &..."
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"I do not think an elevator is available so if steps bother you, choose a room on a lower floor."
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"get a room on either the ground floor or the first floor"
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