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Riad Alboraq

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4.0 of 5
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49, derb taht sour lakbir | zaouia al abbassia, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Ranked #69 of 1,135 Marrakech B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Durham, United Kingdom
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A beautiful riad tucked away from the hustle and bustle but with great access to the souks and the main square. Michèle was a wonderful host, very helpful and always looking after our party. The service was faultless and it was a real pleasure to stay here. I will definitely be coming back if I manage to make it to... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful Riad in a great location. It's an easy 15 minute walk to the souks and the main square. Lovely roof terrace and the pool is very refreshing. Rooms are all air conditioned and the whole place was absolutely spotless. The staff were excellent - always on hand to help and give advice. Couldn't fault it in any way!

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

This was our first stop in Morocco and was the perfect choice to balance the culture shock of the medina. The staff were attentive, helpful and hospitable. The riad itself was beautiful especially the courtyard pool which was heaven after a hot day trekking around the medina. We had dinner one night at the riad, which was amazing. We walked... More 

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Fes, Morocco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Not only is the place lovely, exactly as photographed, and the nicest place we stayed the entire time we were in Morocco, but when both my girlfriend and I fell ill with food poisoning after eating something dodgy in a restaurant in the New Town, the owner Michelle and staff went above and beyond to look after us. If I... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

The riad is located in the heart of the medina (old city), only 15 mintues walk from Jameen Fnaa square. It is beautiful, not too big, the rooms are lovely, the staff very nice and helpful, breakfast is awesome and there is a small swimming pool ! It is a perfect address to sped a few days in Marrakech.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Just checking out now from what was a dream stay. Michele made our stay perfect and looked after us so well. Mohammad was always at hand if ever needed. The rooms were great as was the food. The location is in the real part of Marrakech so you get to be one of the locals or 'voisin' as our local... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I took my mother and aunt here for their first stay at a riad. They absolutely loved everything about it. A hidden gem in the middle of the medina. It was a beautiful thing to wake up and hear birds chirping instead of traffic noise. The staff and owner were amazing and made sure we were satisfied our entire stay.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I traveled with a friend to Marrakesh, I left accommodation arrangements to him and even when we got lost several times and it took us more than an hour to get to Riad Alboraq, it is so warm and cozy I felt happy the moment I stepped in and the typical mint tea was in my hand. The neighborhood is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Stayed at Riad Alboraq for 6N and 7D. Stayed in the Turquoise room. Nice and spacious room with clean bathroom. The Riad felt very cosy and nice. Tastefully decorated. Though Jama Elfna( the main square) is 20 min to half an hour walk away, a large part of it is through the souks and hence you get to experience the... More 

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Yves M, Gérant at Riad Alboraq, responded to this review

Hi Prihya.... Thank's for your sweet message and I'm great to know that you've a good remember of your stay with us.... I hope that your lovely daughter is not too sad to return to the school after her holidays ! and I hope too to receive you again.... Warmest regards for you and your family. Michèle More 

Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Our family of 5 recently stayed at the Riad Alboraq over Christmas for 5 nights. Michelle the owner and her staff lead by Mohammed were really fantastic. We liked the location in the Medina. Our rooms were comfortable and we enjoyed using the living rooms area downstairs. One night our family picked one of the DVDs from their selection and... More 

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Yves M, Gérant at Riad Alboraq, responded to this review

Thank's a lot, Mark, for your sweet and lovely message.... And I'm great to know that you've a good remember of your stay with us.... Happy New Year for you and your family, and I hope sincerely to receive you another time.... why not ?.... More 

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