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La Losilla | Almeria Province, 04820 Velez Rubio, Spain
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Ranked #1 of 3 Velez Rubio B&B and Inns
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Caravaca de la Cruz, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We saw Cassa Joya on tripadvisor.com and decided to visit. We were welcomed on arrival by our host, Mary, shown our accommodation and informed about the property. After unpacking we went to the bar for a drink where we were served by Mary, the atmosphere was so welcoming and peaceful. Mary showed an interest in us and where we lived,... More

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Almeria, Spain
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52 reviews 52 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend is visiting us from the UK for 2 weeks and has heard us speak of Casa Joya so often she eventually gave up a day sun bathing to come with us for lunch. We were ALL spellbound. James's mouth watering menu was met with disbelief in its excellence. The number of choices were second to none. The stunning... More

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Excellent sunday lunch, menu had a great choice of lovely food. Presentation on plates has been given a great deal of thought also the products that have been used. The grounds are fabulous for relaxing in after the meal.

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Vera Spain
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Yet again, a fabulous night at Casa Joya. It was so good to see Mary and James back doing what they do best, welcoming visitors to their fabulous home / business, sourcing a wide variety of foods (James, here, in the middle of nowhere where do you find all your ingredients?) all cooked to perfection. The almond blossom was just... More

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Bournemouth
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013 via mobile

James is an absolute gem of culinary expertise in a desert of class restaurants. He went that extra mile without hesitation to satisfy my finicky grandchildren's modern tastes. I would without hesitation recommend Casa Joya to other family groups

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CasaJoya1, Owner at Casa Joya, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are pleased to hear that your family enjoyed your stay and our food. We look forward to seeing you again in future. More

Newbury, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Why do I love Casa Joya so much ? If you are looking for a 5 star, clinical, cold, business style hotel, then Casa Joya is not for you. It is a haven of peace. The silence so dense you can hear the ants chattering. The perfume of the roses transports you back to your grandmothers garden. The wonderful eclectic... More

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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

I used Casa Joya as my base when house hunting around Velez Rubio. As I was driving there I cursed myself for booking somewhere out in the country, but my first mouthful of food made all my concerns vanish! If you like food you will like this place. The only problem I had was making a choice from the menu,... More

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CasaJoya1, Owner at Casa Joya, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and taking time to do it. We are delighted.to read that you enjoyed what Casa Joya is all about food and idiosyncratic decor. We hope to see you again and good luck with the house hunting. More

Boxford, MA
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58 reviews 58 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Thank you, James and Mary. We had a delightful stay and are impressed with your dedication and love of Casa Joya. To anyone considering a stay, this is a real gem. Be aware that finding it can be a challenge, and we are providing some instructions at the bottom of this review. Don’t let the location dissuade anyone from heading... More

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Thank you for taking time to review us. We really appreciate your choosing to spend time with us and we hope to see you again. More

San Juan de los Terreros, Spain
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

We're invited here to a friends birthday party last year, what a warm welcome and beautiful place it is. We have made a few trips back since with friends and just my husband and myself. Mary and James have made us so welcome. We've stayed over night a few times now the rooms are well laid out and the beds... More

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CasaJoya1, Owner at Casa Joya, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing us and letting us know your experiences of Casa Joya. We always look forward to your visit and hope that it will always be beautiful for you. More

Mojacar, Spain
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Yet again a fabulous lunch. Mine hosts James and Mary always pull out all the stops. The best food in Almeria well worth the journey but why not stay the night. Quirky rooms, reasonably priced with a fantastic breakfast. Love it.

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Thank you for your review and we are always delighted to hear that you had a lovely More

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Address: La Losilla | Almeria Province, 04820 Velez Rubio, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Almeria > Velez Rubio
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PRETTILY NESTLED within the mountains of southern Spain in the province of Almeria you can find Casa Joya Rural B&B, restaurant run by former head chef service international modern & classic cuisine. . We are located in the Los Velez region of Andalucía, between the towns of Velez Rubio and Huercal Overa, both of which offer a good range of shops. The region is rich with Spanish culture and history with many interesting places to explore. Casa Joya radiates tranquillity, charm and hospitality. Once a private house it has been sympathetically restored and refurbished giving it an exquisite and charming ambience. Accommodation comprised of 8 double bedrooms with lounges and all facilities. ... more   less 
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