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Dar Houdou Guest House

42 Teriana Sghira | Talaa Sghira, Fes 30008, Morocco
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We found it by chance and it was a great surprise for us. We planned to stay one night, and ended up staying three. The breakfast is great, the riad very clean and quiet, the staff is very helpful, and Steve is a great host. Whithin that budget, we absolutly recommend it.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Just returned home from a fantastic week away in Fes. Dar Houdou was a welcoming and comfortable environment. Steve was an excellent host and very knowledgeable about the local area. Breakfast was first class with fresh breads and pancakes each day and fresh orange. The house is very clean and comfortable and maintained to a high standard by Steve's staff;... More

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France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Back in Fez again and I can report that the Dar Houdou continues to offer great value. As I've mentioned before it is ideally situated for exploring the Medina and , if you need them , tours, guides and taxis can all be easily arranged . There are many up- market "palais et spas " appearing but the Dar Houdou... More

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Marrakech, Morocco
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Located in the heart of the Fes medina this guest house is a total gem. The owner Steve and his great staff are extremely welcoming and made sure we had everything needed for a truly great stay. Just great.

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London, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

This is a great little guesthouse in Fes medina. Perfect location and perfect hosts - Steve and Mohammed are both very helpful. Brilliant breakfast in the morning, and electric blankets! Couldn't really have asked for anything else.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

During my recent three week visit to Fes, i slept in eleven different riads and dars. Dar Houdou was one of the top experiences. Its location is amazing - just off the Talaa Saghira, one of the main arteries of the Fes Medina and literally steps away from the famous Bou Inania medresa. Easy to find, except that on the... More

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Bordeaux, Aquitaine, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

We made riads, hotels and hostels all over Morrocco during 2 weeks and Dar Houdou was by far the best we did: best location, best breakfast, lovely room and terrassa, we enjoyed so much our stay. A great time, thank you!!

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Welsh bird in England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

This year my sister and I stayed at this beautifully renovated riad during The Sacred Music Festival. What a treat. The perfect base , so convenient for music venues, restaurants , shopping , taxis , places of interest. The taxi was prearranged from the airport a definite plus . We received a warm welcome . Breakfast was more varied than... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We spent four nights at Riad Dar Houdou during our recent trip to Fes. Great location -- close to the Medressa and five minutes walk to the Bab Boujloud (Blue Gate). We stayed in one of the rooms in the first floor (there are only three rooms in this riad) which was nice, sunny and quite with a large window.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Our introduction to Morocco could not have been better.(Sadly we only stayed one night in Fes at Dar Houdou).Located very close to the city gate and restaurants,yet in a very quite laneway.After arriving with the taxidriver who guided us to Dar Houdou(requested by us before arrival and organised by Steve who we did not meet but seems to be a... More

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Address: 42 Teriana Sghira | Talaa Sghira, Fes 30008, Morocco
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Location: Morocco > Fes-Boulemane Region > Fes
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Number of rooms: 27
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