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Riad Souafine

#7 of 178 B&Bs / Inns in Fes
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2 Oued Souafine | Ziat - Douh, Fes 30000, Morocco
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

Our riad arranged for us to have a Fes Gourmet meal here. The riad is lovingly and beautifully restored - this is Bernard's home not a project. The food was sensational - soup, sardines with chermoula and "hidden lamb" couscous. Bravo

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

We stayed two nights at the Riad Souafine and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The room was large and the bed comfortable. Our room only had a bathtub with a handheld not a shower per sat but there was lots of hot water and good water pressure. We rated the breakfast the hotel served as the best we had in Morocco.... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

- very polite owner and staff - great of fes medina view from terrace - delicious food with great presentation - great architectural restoration that gives a wonderful ambiance - well worth the money you pay (which is not cheap at all)

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Zandhoven, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

we want to come back here! very friendly, welcoming, helpful, discrete owners and staff that make you feel at home, the most beautifully and tastefully restored riad i have seen in Morocco, very comfortable beds, quiet spacious rooms with heater (the evenings were cold in march)/airco, very clean, plenty hot water, excellent breakfast spread, when we had dinner there the... More 

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Lille, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

We stayed here in June, during the Music Festival, and nearly two months later are still under the charm. Welcoming guests is a fine art for Bernard and his team, we were wonderfully spoilt all week. The riad itself is beautifully restored and ideally situated in a quiet patrician part of the medina, while only a few minutes walk from... More 

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Weatherford, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

You will not be disappointed. The hotel is well decorated and is just jaw dropping'ly beautiful. The view from the roof was just as amazing. Make sure to eat dinner there as well. Great cuisine and wine selection. After dinner I really wanted to take the cooking class they offered but unfortunately is was not possible during our stay. After... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2012

We received excellent service by the owners and staff of the Souafine Riad in Fez. After receiving valuable information on what to do/see and where to eat we were shown the impressive roof terrace of the Riad. What an amazing place. Breakfast was wonderful and the overall service during the stay was above expectations.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2011

During our 4 night visit, we stayed in the Jnane rather than the riad itself although we dropped in every now and again to the riad to sit in the courtyard, get information from Jalal, and enjoy a magificent last night dinner on the terrace overlooking the Medina. Both the riad and the jnane (house with garden as opposed to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2011

Fantastic stay at this charming Riad. M. Bernard was exceptionally considerate and helpful at all times. We were very well looked after by Jilal, who showed exceptional patience in answering our many and varied questions. Hassan's cooking was superb (we dined at the Riad on 6 out of 7 evenings) and we had great fun with him trying to determine... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2011

Our family of five and my mother stayed at the Jnane Souafine upon our first arrival in Fes. The Jnane has narrow corridors and steep stairs to access most rooms but, overall, exceeded our expectations. It has a pleasant and leafy garden we did not know of, and breakfast is served outdoor on the side balcony; it also has a... More 

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