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Riad Assakina

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Derb Alaati Allah, 14 | Hay Salam, Medina, Marrakech 40 000, Morocco
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Riad Assakina ....Beautiful, comfortable, clean and restful rooms with an excellent , attentive and pleasant staff . Owned and managed by Michelle and Grant makes riad Assakina a home away from home. The food is excellent and served with a smile.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a haven ! After the excitement and hubbub of the Medina and souk, returning to the tranquillity of the Riad Assakina gives exactly the right balance for an eventful yet wonderfully relaxing holiday ! Thanks to Michele, Grant and all the staff for their welcoming approach, friendly advice on visits to places of interest and general care and attention... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My stay at this raid was flawless! The service is fantastic, I felt like at home. :) Breakfast was amazing and enjoying a glass of wine by the pool was just pricesless. All the people working at the hotel were always ready to help, give directions and make our days in Marrakech perfect.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

This is a very tastefully renovated (actually rebuilt) Riad. Michele is an excellent host who, as well as being responsible for the design, knows Marrakech inside out and is great at recommending places to visit which aren't necessarily on the obvious tourist list. The staff are all very friendly and they are clearly a happy team. Indeed, we liked the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

It was our first hotel in Morocoo and we was very surprised! When we arrived we were welcome by Michele who show us the riad and gave us tips of Marrakech. The rooms are beautiful, the staff is extremely friendly and the breakfast was amazing! We had some problems with the hot water but everyone tried to help us, so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

This was my 4th visit to the wonderful Riad Assakina and there is nowhere I would recommend more highly! Michele and Grant always make every visit so special and are always able to recommend new restaurants and places to visit, making the whole experience of Marrakech much more fun and less daunting than it could be. The staff are charming... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

The Assakina Riad is well situated in the old Jewish Quarter and provides easy access to a number of the palaces that should be on your “to see” list. Parking is near by and if you are doing this for your first time..we found you can trust your car to the parking lot attendants - they will watch your car... More 

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Rock_Critic, Owner at Riad Assakina, responded to this review

Our thanks to this reviewer for his many positive comments. The two slightly negative points are perhaps due to a lack of familiarity with the nature of Marrakech riads. Specifically: 1. Our rooms range in size from 17-36 sq.m, depending on budget (this reviewer booked the smallest). Marrakech is an ancient, busy, crowded city, so space here has always been... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We stayed here about a year ago and it was truly an excellent experience. Michelle, Grant and the entire staff went above and beyond to make our stay memorable. From moving us to a bigger room, arranging dinners, and directing us to the best places to shop in the souk, we couldn't have asked for better hosts. The hotel is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This is one of the favourite places I have ever stayed. Michele and Grant were so hospitable. They knew everything about Marrakesh and were more than willing to help with any request. They obviously love Marrakesh and also love running the Riad. We felt like friends of their's coming to stay. The place itself is beautiful with incredible attention to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

I have just returned from my second visit to the wonderful Riad Assakina in Marrakech. Why did I go back for a second visit? Simply because I had such a wonderful stay the first time and wanted to show my husband this " little gem" in Morrocco. We were not disappointed - it was just as good, if not better,... More 

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