River view
Pet friendly
Outdoor swimming pool
Free WiFi
Free parking
Air conditioning
Daily housekeeping
Non-smoking rooms

Featuring a heated outdoor pool, Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse is located in Couiza in the heart of the Cathare region. This listed 16th-century castle is located on extensive grounds on the banks of the River Aude.

Each room has a classic decor and is equipped with a TV and a private spacious private bathroom.

Guests can enjoy a meal in the chic restaurant or out in the courtyard.

Many activities can be enjoyed nearby, including hiking, cycling and water sports.

Enjoy the tennis court or guests can visit Cathares and local cathedrals, historical monuments and 13th-century castles.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Nov 6, 2009
Hotel chain/brand:
les Collectionneurs

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info


FREE parking!


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Room Type
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Do you have a standard double rooms which have no more than 20 stairs to access?
    We have one standard room on the 1st floor with 20 stairs to access. There are no rooms on the ground floor. If you book a standard room online, pleas..
    Answered on 2 February 2020
  • what is the charge for bringing a dog please?
    The charge is 12 € per day.
    Answered on 22 July 2022
  • Will I need an electrical adaptor for american products
    We will have an adaptor available. When do you arrive?
    Answered on 5 May 2022
  • Hi, we would like to come 4 days in Xmas: 28 to 31st Dec. Is it close?, thanks
    Dear Madam, Dear Sir, We regret to inform you that our hotel is closed from November 1 2020 until April 6 2021. We hope to welcome you on another occa..
    Answered on 12 December 2020
  • How far away is a train station?
    The 1st train station is Limoux at 20 minutes drive by car.
    Answered on 19 March 2023
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site
  • La Cour de Ducs
    • Cuisine
    • Ambience
Amenities of Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7
Most popular amenities
Outdoor swimming pool
Non-smoking rooms
Facilities for disabled guests
Free WiFi
Free parking
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
  • Walking tours
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Tennis equipment
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Tennis court
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Parking garage
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Pet bowls
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Visual aids (tactile signs)
  • Visual aids (Braille)
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Seasonal
  • All ages welcome
  • Heated pool
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Fenced pool
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

House rules

Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 8:30 PM


From 7:30 AM to 11:30 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express Cash Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that late check in is not possible.

Special conditions groups : "When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply."

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse

  • Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse has 1 restaurant:

    • La Cour de Ducs

  • Guests staying at Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Tennis court
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Horseback riding
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Tennis equipment
    • Swimming pool
    • Walking tours

  • The prices at Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse is 1,150 feet from the center of Couiza.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double
    • Suite

  • Check-in at Château Des Ducs De Joyeuse is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:30 AM.