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Riad El Farah

3.0 of 5
el Kasbah, Derb El Oualidine 35, Marrakech, Morocco
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Riad El Farah
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Ranked #423 of 1,114 Marrakech B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015
Debbie J Winsford, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Winsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Great stay at Riad El Farah, the host Mohammed was fantastic. Like many others i would also advise you contact Mohammed an ask him to pick you up from the airport, you won't find it on your own no matter how good the map is. 10 minutes walk to the main square, 5 minutes from Bahia and Badia palace's. Mohammed... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stayed at Riad el-Farah for 4 nights between Christmas and new year. I would advise you to email Mohamed and ask him to pick you up from the airport, as I don't think we'd have found it if he hadn't. He charges 20 euros for this service but it is worth it. Taxis can't enter the medina, so even... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We stayed at Riad el Farah for 4 nights in early December on our first trip to the amazing city of Marrakech. We had an absolutely fantastic time, helped considerably by this lovely Riad and its charming and hospitable French-Moroccan owner, Mohamed. It is located at the Northern end of the Kasbah, in the Southern part of the Medina and... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

(tip below on walking to the riad) Well what can I say, for the total price of the EasyJet holiday this was a great “authentic” place to stay. I would recommend this to any of my friends or family staying in Marrakech. We stayed at the end of November for a budget, out-of-season break. It may not be to every... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We stayed here for 4 nights as part of a BA deal. Definitely email ahead to get Mohammed to pick you up from the airport (€20). Finding it for the first by yourself is essentially impossible. You park up a few hundred metres away as cars can't get to the door. Walking down the alleys takes you into another world... More 

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Örkelljunga
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We stayed in this Riad for four nights in October. The beds were very comfortable and the owner is friendly. The Riad only has four guest rooms, It is very quiet and relaxing. I recommend that you ask Muhammed to pick you up at the airport, since you could never find the Riad if you take a taxi. It is... More 

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This Riad is a little gem in the midst of the bustle and heat of Marrakech. Mohammed, the owner is delightful and very helpful. He gave us a tour of the surrounding area, making sure we had taken in the important landmarks to find our way back. The room was wonderful, very clean and beautifully decorated with coloured glass windows... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for 4 nights (during Ramadan) with my sister in law. We had chosen to stay here as other reviews on here had said how charming the Riad is and how friendly and helpful the owner was. I would recommend an airport transfer as we would never have found the Riad if we got a taxi, cars can't... More 

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Dundalk, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My husband and I stayed here in April 14 we had a brilliant time. Marrakech is a very interesting place to visit you never know what is round the corner. Riad El Farah is a beautiful place to stay and the owners Mohamed and Nicole couldnt do enough for you. We had a great nights craic in The Kosy bar... More 

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Telford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This is a pleasant little Riad run by a nice man called Mohammed. He also lives there and with the help of a very tidy Berber lady keeps the establishment up to a very high standard. We really enjoyed our stay and my French got better by the day.

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