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Address: Casablanca, Morocco
Description: This royal complex is meticulously landscaped, majestic and well guarded.
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Maybe it was because the royal family had just either driven away or arrived (we never knew which), but we couldn't get close to the royal palace and when a few of us walked into... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 18, 2015
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Napa Valley, CA
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Nanjing, China
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

This is an absolutely beautiful place to visit - but be careful with your camera! They don`t have problems with photos... but we recorded a video and were 'politely' asked to delete it by the guards.

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Brisbane, Australia
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83 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Amazing tile work both inside and out. A beautiful structure arising out of the ordinary areas of suburban Casablanca. A great photo op standing in front of the giant metal doors and huge door knockers.

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Napa Valley, CA
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55 reviews 55 reviews
16 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Maybe it was because the royal family had just either driven away or arrived (we never knew which), but we couldn't get close to the royal palace and when a few of us walked into the street to take a long-distance photo of the gate, we were shooed away. So you could view some garbed security personnel from a distance,... More 

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Heredia, Costa Rica
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72 reviews 72 reviews
13 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

You cannot photograph the guards! The get very upset at the cameras. The entry gates are huge and gorgeous. Gorgeous gardens as well.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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257 reviews 257 reviews
165 attraction reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

The place was on lockdown due to the King being in town but it is another palace and not worth the time to check out unless you are in the area. The new medina is right next door so if you are in this area take a peak at the palace otherwise spend your time elsewhere.

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Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

When I walk to the Royal Palace and unfortunately, the guard said I wouldn't allow to go into the square and take picture but I can take picture from behind the fence which I cannot see the beautiful front gate. If the guard do let me in (even I ask him to come with me), I would give 5 stars... More 

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
15 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Well from the outside of the gate it looked good, however the fully armed guard decisively kept us out, even after our morrocan friend pleaded to let us in for 5 mins... Pity...

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Top Contributor
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37 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

It seems that every city and town has a palace in case the king visits.We obviously could only see the external frontage and the enormous open square at the front. We were amazed to see so many guards ( which was true of palaces and royal property throughout Morocco). Royal guards, gendarmes and the army. Every gate and wall was... More 

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Victoria, Australia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
34 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Unfortunately we were not able to go inside, but the stunning tile work is worth stopping and looking from outside. make sure you get up close as the colour of the tiles and patterns are stunning.

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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47 reviews 47 reviews
41 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This palace has, as all other royal palaces in Morocco, a very nice gate. But that is all you can see. Since it is a bit away from the center, you might omit this sight.

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Address: Address: Casablanca, Morocco
Location: Africa  >  Morocco  >  Grand Casablanca Region  >  Casablanca

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