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Riad Le Calife

4.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   19 bis derb el Ouarbyia | el Makhfia, Fes 30000, Morocco
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Riad Le Calife is its own world - one of beauty and calm - in the midst of another world, the bustling, labyrinthine, challenging but fascinating old medina of Fez. The entire team at the Riad engage in a cheerful and helpful way to make your stay special from the moment you arrive to the time when you sadly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My trip from Sydney to Morocco was a spur of a moment decision and I made no firm arrangements. It was therefore pot luck that I picked Le Calife in Fes on the booking.com site once I completed my High Atlas and Erg Chebi desert adventure. I travelled to many other locations in Morocco over my four weeks there but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Superb accommodation that is peaceful and calm in the heart of Fez. A beautiful Riad, that is very clean and finished to a high standard with a excellent restaurant for evening meals. Spacious rooms, lovely courtyard and roof terrace. Excellent service from the staff and owners who are always around to help plan your day. Do not let the car... More

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Milwaukee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

All we can say is the owners, Jasmine and Alexandre have overlooked nothing when it comes to top notch customer service and satisfaction! Their entire staff follows up on every minute detail or possible concern. The riad is beautifully appointed and you can tell how much thought went in to making it special with all the beautiful antiques. After 11... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

I do not think we could have chosen a more hospitable, more beautiful, more perfect riad for our stay in Fes. Sadly we were at Riad Le Calife for just two nights but with help from Alexandre and Yazmine, we made the most of our short time in this intriguing city. After staying in a couple of other lovely but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We booked the diamond suite which is literally breathtaking. The room is huge and wonderfully appointed with an eclectic mix of antiques--imagine an old radio, European side table and a wooden Occidental headboard. There is a lovely sitting area with almost floor to ceiling windows with stained glass. The bathroom has a huge tub, shower room, double sinks and a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We stayed at this wonderful Riad between 13th - 20th Feb 2014 & its was magnificent. We were in the Emerald room & decor was elegant . A lot of thought has gone into the room & attention to detail is amazing. We loved the variety at breakfast & the orange juice is best that i have ever tasted. On... More

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Oxford, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

We were pleasantly surprised to find Riad Le Calife to be a four star accommodation. The Riad is absolutely beautiful. The architecture alone is amazing and the decorating impeccable. We had the Amber Room right off the courtyard and it was absolutely lovely and very comfortable. The owners, Jasmine and Alex are outstanding hosts. It is their mission to make... More

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Moose Factory, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights. We found the Riad to be charming and unique even by Moroccan standards- it is clean and highly recommended. We found the breakfast to be truly outstanding. We arrived 1 day early and our room was not available, so we stayed in another suite. Both the suites (Ruby and Emerald) were... More

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colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

We had an absolutely magnificent stay at Riad Le Calife. Yasmine and Alexandre provide a welcoming feel to this elegant and inviting riad. The entire staff is extremely polite and helpful. Our room was beautifully appointed with period pieces and careful attention to details and comfort. Dinner and breakfast were superb!

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Also Known As:
Riad Le Calife Hotel
Riad Le Calife Fes
Riad Le Calife Hotel Fes
Address: 19 bis derb el Ouarbyia | el Makhfia, Fes 30000, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Fes-Boulemane Region > Fes
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 159 B&Bs / Inns in Fes
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Riad Le Calife 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Discover the authentic world of the Riad Le Calife, and relish in its harmonious alliance of tradition and modernity. Located in the historical centre of the Medina (old city) of Fez, the Riad is a traditional home of the last century recently converted into a charming guesthouse. The house includes three prestigious suites and four charming rooms, three lounge areas, a well-being space and two terraces with a stunning panoramic view of the Medina. ... more   less 
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