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Kasbah des Oudaias

off Rue des Consuls, Rabat, Morocco
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Ranked #3 of 18 attractions in Rabat
Type: Historic Sites
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Melbourne, Australia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
44 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Such a romantic area with its "Greek" white and blue painted walls, cobble stones, wandering friendly cats, great stands of hot pink bougainvillea and oleander and fabulous views across the bay. I lived here for a few days in an airbnb house - "heart of the Kasbah" - it was grandma's house with beautiful traditional features. It is well lit... More

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Nis, Serbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

It is a very nice walk around the kasbah. You get to experience the blue that - at least me - remind of Morocco. The cafe at the end with the view to Sale is very nice and prices are good. Do not miss the ART gallery inside where you can buy really nice postcards and posters as well as... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

Kasbah is really worth a visit. We walked around with a local guide and his payment was definitely worth it as we say so many beautiful places in 2 1/2 h including the view to the sea and river, the old blue colored houses and the beautiful garden and so well kept old buildings. Anyway you need at least 2... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We tried to visit the kasbah but were put of by the people at the gate. Having traveled to Essaouira, Marrakech and Fez for the past weeks I expected a lot more from the locals. Being given wrong directions so they can "guide you" because you are lost didn't impress us at all and then to find the road block,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The Oudaias was amazing let's get that straight. From our little place it was about a 10 minute walk and we visited once and loved it. We love seeing the blue and white walls. This is a Rabat attraction must

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St. Helena, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Loved the architecture and jewelry museum. Wish the jewelry museum had been better cared for despite the fact that the content was wonderful.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The Kasbah des Oudaias is near the souk and the old city of Rabat. I had seen it in passing before on previous visits to Rabat, but now decided to investigate. It is a treat! The interior is mostly pedestrian only 'streets' or paths, between brilliantly painted white/blue buildings. The doors, like many Moroccan doors, are very artistic. The Spanish... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Outside was very beautiful and I am sure inside too but there are too many poor inhabitants trying to get money out of you; did not matter whether you are white or brown skin like me- as long as they know you are a tourist! Got disturbed by a small kid kept following me around asking for money. Terrible place!

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

i dislike people trying to guide you and asking money. the place is wonderful on the "point de vue" on the summit.

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Peachland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My son and I visited Rabat last year and one of the first sights we explored was the Kasbah des Oudaias. There are many narrow alleys barely wide enough to allow two people to pass each other. Of special interest are the door ornaments that reflect the owner of the house behind the door. Visiting the kasbah without a tour... More

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