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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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Lucerne, Switzerland
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47 reviews 47 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

this place is probably the nicest in the old part of Rabat. Strolling through the blue and white is an unforgettable experience. Some people may be disturbing you and try to show you things for money, but if you know how to handle them this is not really a problem. The view from the terrace is incredible, but a bit... More

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Marrakech, Morocco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 NEW

Pretty quaint quarter of Rabat facing the ocean and the estuary from where you get a good view of Sale (Rabat twin city). A little doorway from Cafe Maure leads to the Oudaias district. Is just like getting through a gateway to the past. Away from the hustle and bustle of Rabat Medina, here peace, quiet, narrow alley ways lined... More

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Marrakech, Morocco
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

This is an original Rabat. This Kasbah reveal for you the city life and gets you back in the past. The blue and white still preserved in the small alles of the streets. Walk on the esplanade facing the sea, at the entrance of Bouregreg River and see the city of Salé from far. Don't miss a cup of Moroccan... More

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Rabat, Morocco
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This is unquestionably one of the most attractive historic sites in Rabat the region. As a resident of Rabat, It is essential that I bring all of my guests to the Kasbah. The tiny and narrow streets bordered by blue and white houses is quaint and allows many opportunities for attractive photographs. Some may find that it is a little... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

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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16 helpful votes 16 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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