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Riad Nesma

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   128 Riad Zitoune Lakdim | Medina, Marrakech 40040, Morocco
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Ranked #126 of 461 hotels in Marrakech
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you're looking to stay near the Medina, this is an excellent riad. The rooms were small, but charming and very authentic. The location was great- short walk to the main square and on a very exciting street. The rooms themselves block out a lot of noise and the riad is such a oasis. The service was EXCELLENT. The people... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

WE came to Riad Nesma for an all girl hen party weekend in March, and we all loved it! The staff are so helpful and gave us directions, booked tables at restaurants etc. The rooms are nice, and they supplied a simple but sufficient breakfast each morning. The roof terrace was lovely for an evening chill. WE had a lovely... More

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Virginia
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is probably my favorite hotel in the world (so far). Absolutely beautiful. The staff is extremely nice and helpful - they even met us at our cab to help with our bags and lead us to the Riad. Great breakfast on the rooftop terrace. Good location and a clean, calm, air conditioned oasis to come back to after walking... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The guys on the front desk were the highlight - SO nice, friendly, sincere and willing to help in any way. The place was also spotless and a very handy five min walk from the main square where all the action is, as well as being beautifully quiet AND the cheapest place we stayed in. Oh, and the roof terrace... More

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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Fantastic location - short walk to Jamaa el Fna. The guys that work at the front desk are outstanding - so nice and helpful, which was genuinely appreciated since I was traveling alone, and do not speak French. The only improvement I could suggest is that my room was very dark - it was beautiful, and spotless, but sometimes a... More

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Preston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We loved everything about Riad Nesma.The location is excellent and the house is beautiful. Rooms are spacious and immaculately clean. Breakfast on the lovely terrace overlooking the Medina with the Atlas as a backdrop is amazing. The food is superb and plentiful.Best of all is the staff. The receptionists speak excellent English and are the most helpful, cheerful and friendly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Really loved this place. Very welcoming staff helped us relax immediately. The room was very clean and comfortable with aircon/heating. Nice en suite with an amazing shower. The central location was ideal - we often wandered down to the main square for really good food from the market stalls.

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203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Location It's just inside the medina and is a 5 minute or so walk to the central square of the medina. So you're near the action, but not right in it. That makes it easier to bring in your luggage, BTW. Entrance It's a winding stair up to the tiny lobby so it's better to have someone carry your bags.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

A fantastic little hotel in the medina, right in the heart of Marrakech. After an hour or two of people trying to sell you stuff, it's a really brilliant place to come back and have a lovely calm (and free) pot of mint tea on the roof terrace. Gorgeous traditional Morrocan furnishing - full of character - with the rooms... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

short beak, very welcoming staff, very central location about 7 mins walk to the central square, enthusiastic and arm staff, nice breakfast, very clean well furnished rooms, good value for money, air conditioned

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Address: 128 Riad Zitoune Lakdim | Medina, Marrakech 40040, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Riad Nesma 3*
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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#28 Best Value Hotel in Marrakech #106 Family Hotel in Marrakech #118 Romantic Hotel in Marrakech
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A few steps from the famous Jemaa El Fna and two minutes of both Bahia and Badii Palace, a former hotel formerly named the Workers (1939) has been restored by the appeal to knowledge internationally known craftsmen of Marrakech.More than a typical hotel, Riad NESMA opens its doors on an exceptional place with its beautiful patio and 7 rooms that have been planned and studied with great care to offer quality services. ... more   less 
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