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Dar Melody

#7 of 172 B&Bs / Inns in Fes
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18 Rue Laalouj Lakbira, Fes 99999, Morocco
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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sarasota
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dar Melody has friendly, informative hosts who not only have a great riad but also serve superb breakfasts. Large rooms, comfortable beds,hot water,a roof terrace which is lovely for looking over the medina by night. Good location in quiet part of Fes. Our favorite place in Morocco thus far. If you are offered quiche for breakfast leap at it, it... More 

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New Delhi, India
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11 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Dar Melody is situated in the heart of the medina in Fes. The rooms are spacious, clean and authentic, and the roof terrace an oasis of calm. Bernard and Laurence were superb hosts, showing us around the riad and booking a a tour guide and restaurant for the nights we were there. The breakfasts were the best we have had... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My husband and I had the pleasure of staying with Laurence and Bernard for 3 nights last week and enjoyed every minute of our stay. You wouldn't guess that through that old wooden door, inside lays a beautiful living space. Laurence was especially hospitable and arranged a guided walking tour and transportation to other nearby areas, so that we can... More 

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london
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We booked Dar Melody after reading reviews on TA. We were very impressed. Laurans and Bernard are very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable hosts. The riad is a beautiful house with a nice roof terrace with an excellent view. Our room was large and had plenty of room to relax. Breakfast is a very special occasion.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We have just spent 7 nights at Dar Melody and thought it was wonderful. The house is beautiful and we were lucky enough to have the room on the top floor next to the roof terrace, which was huge and beautifully decorated. having read the reviews here, we asked the hosts to arrange an airport pickup for us which worked... More 

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Rosmalen, The Netherlands
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Bernard and Laurence have created a great atmosphere, an oasis in the busy Medina of Fès. They are true hosts, helping us find a good guide and restaurants, serving the best breakfast we had in all Morocco.

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El Dorado Hills, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

My husband and I booked this Riad through Tripadvisor reviews and so glad we did. We were so happy with our stay with Laurance & Bernard, they are such amazing hosts! We stayed 3 nights in June. Location is great and quiet. The Riad is beautifully restored and decorated. Splurge and stay in the Menzeh room on top floor, such... More 

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We stayed in Dar Melody for three nights and we really enjoyed it. The room was very nice and they have paid attention to the details such as free water bottles, different types of soap etc. Breakfast was magnificent both in quality and quantity. We really liked Laurence's orange jam and she even gave us some to take with us!... More 

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Cape Breton
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I can’t understand all of the hype surrounding this riad! Although the main points of the riad are nicely restored, there are other riads at roughly the same price which have done a far more impressive restoration and with better service. I had reserved 3 nights at Dar Melody months in advance. When I arrived unexpectedly a day early in... More 

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quimitou, Propriétaire at Dar Melody, responded to this review

I am very surprised , of course your comment. You reproach us not to make available 2 bedrooms, then you get a day ahead ...... and you had reserved a room for the next day . (And you want a free room for the driver) that day, we were full ............ it is true that we would have expected your... More 

St. Paul Minnesota
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Laurence and Bernard were wonderful hosts during our 3 night stay in March. Dar Melody is beautifully restored and decorated. I loved looking at the ancient doors and windows. Breakfasts were varied and delicious. Laurence has a real sense of style and the table was set differently every morning. Bernard made crepes for our son each morning when he realized... More 

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