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Riad Jenai - Demeures du Maroc

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Derb Belbakkar | Zaouite Lahder, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Ranked #65 of 1,113 Marrakech B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015
MPC1972 Leeds, United Kingdom
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Stayed here at the beginning of January as part of my partner’s 40th celebrations and it really exceeded expectations. This is a stunning riad right in the centre of the Medina by the Ben Youssef Mosque and a swift enough walk to the main square of Jmaa El-Fnaa. The place itself is decorated in a traditional Moroccan style (lamps, fancy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Wonderful and charming little hotel in the middle of the Medina. Works more like a guesthouse with only 4 guest rooms, and hosts on the premises; Yannick was very welcoming, always helpful and kind. Everything is within walking easy distance: 5min to the souks, 15min to the main square Jemaa el Fna, 20min to the YSL house etc... Staff was... More 

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Riad J, Propriétaire at Riad Jenai - Demeures du Maroc, responded to this review

Alex thank you so much for this detailed report that illustrates the spirit of Riad Jenaï ... We promise to do everything to improve the WiFi ... You can explore the different atmospheres of our other rooms during your next stay, having this network everywhere ! I will try to take you to see the goats in trees, on the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We were absolutely delighted to stay in such beautiful riad. Everything is beautifully decorated. Location is just perfect. Breakfast is delicious and having it on their rooftop is a great start of the day. We feel just like home with Yannick and Lahcen, two lovely people who have been so helpful during our trip. We went back again after returning... More 

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Riad J, Propriétaire at Riad Jenai - Demeures du Maroc, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay at Riad, we thank you for the memories that we have. Back Dakhla to find again our house made us very happy ! We hope to see you again ... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

A very beautiful riad with a lovely peaceful courtyard and terrace areas. Lahcen is very friendly and made us feel right at home, which made a real difference to the trip! I was very sad to leave. Breakfasts was an impressive spread that was beautifully arranged. (Also you can have it really late as well, which is a great bonus... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Stayed here for 10 days in November. Maybe a bit too long in the city but thanks to Yannick and his staff, Lahcen and Khatja, we had an amazing time. The Riad is situated just north of the souks (a very short walk) and right next to Ben Yousseff Medersa and the Marrakech Museum. Walking down a maze of smelly,... More 

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Riad J, Propriétaire at Riad Jenai - Demeures du Maroc, responded to this review

We are so happy to have shown you the secrets of the old city of Marrakech and quiet riads ! Thank you for spending so many days with us: we were sad when you leave! You have been our family ... Large differences between Glasgow and Marrakech, and you want to see everything here. We are pleased that you keep... More 

The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 via mobile

Wonderfull and beautifull riad with the oriental smell of roses and musk. Location is great inside the medina. Hospitality of Yannick and Lahcen is splendid. Transfer from Airport and to supratours bus was arranged. Bed /matrassen are fine. Breakfast is morrocan good and beer in the fridge om the roofterras. We'll be back!!!

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Thank you so much for your Kindness. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay in our Riad and we wish to see you again !!! Kind regards More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

Beautiful calm Riad in the centre of the Medina, close to the Souk. We were transferred here by another hotel for a couple of nights due to overbooking, and the lovely owners of Riad Jenai, Yannick and Dominique made our stay so comfortable, we stayed there for most of the week. Lovely roof terrace with pool, beautifully cared for and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

We were booked in Riad Dar Alhambra and on arriving there discovered the suite we had booked was not available since we and two other couples were overbooked in the riad. We were reluctantly transferred to Riad Jenai. But what a great stroke of luck. This riad was absolutely stunning and had a far more relaed atmosphere that the original... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2009

Elegant. Tranquil. Beautiful. Welcoming. Surprising. The Riad Jenai in Marrakech is all of these things and more, while staying extremely affordable. In a perfect location very close to both the Mosquee Ben Youssef and the Medersa Ben Youssef, in the heart of Marrakech's labyrinthine Medina (old city), the Riad is a 10-minute walk from the Place Jemaa Al-Fnaa, the center... More 

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