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Riad l'Etoile d'Orient

#164 of 1,126 B&Bs / Inns in Marrakech
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Derb Dabachi, Derb Moulay Abdelkader no52, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Surabaya, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2012

The riad was beautiful and pretty close to the Jemaa al Fna, we just simply took the bus number 19 from the airport and walked about 5-10 minutes here. It would be easier if you have the google maps, since this area has so many small alleys which could confuse you, and too many local guys offer you to take... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2012

This Riad is as beautiful as it looks! Just 2 mins from the Djeemaa El Fna so couldn't be in a better location. After all the hustle and bustle of Marrakech it is a pleasure to hide away and recuperate here (with some complimentary Moroccan mint tea) before heading back to the Souks. Staff are friendly and helpful yet maintain... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011

The camera hasn’t lied! OK, a wide angle lens has clearly been used for the website pictures however the effect allows you to see how amazing this riad looks, rather than trying to give a false impression of size. The Etoile d Orient is like an oasis located two minutes from Djemaa El-Fna. We met by Franck, on arrival and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2011

Staying at the Riad L'Etoile afforded us an excellent opportunity to sample the delights of Moroocco. Situated in the heart of the Medina, it is ideally located to explore the street markets and to enjoy the Moroccan experience. The Riad was beautifully furnished, comfortable and home from home with friendly staff and an amiable patron. The roof top jaccuzzi in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2011

Having spent 34 years in the Royal Navy, I consider myself to be a seasoned traveller who has stayed in many hotels around the world – my advice if visiting Marrakech – do not stay in a hotel, stay in this Riad. My wife and I had pre-arranged transfers to and from the airport; we were met by Mohammed who... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

Riad L'Etoile d'Orient is simply beautifuly designed. a delicate blend of modern and traditional while still maintaining well established class. It was easy to find the riad about 5mins stroll from the main square.( could take longer in the evenings when the streets are full ) Didier welcomed us like old friends and even upgraded us to a bigger room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2011

Me and my husband booked our flights to Marrakech in April 2011 and spend some months deciding which hotel to stay at. There are so many to choose from, so many Riads! The l'Etoile d'Orient is a perfectly placed and wonderfully managed little Riad a 2 minute walk from the main square in the Medina. The service was fantastic. The... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2011

absoloute perfection to the core its was amazing great great staff frank the owner was awsume book now!!!!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2011

We had a wonderful stay at this beautiful riad. The location is just perfect only a 2 minute walk to the big square. A special thanks should go to dider and his wife including rashid and bushra - for looking after us so well during our stay here. I would highly recommend this riad.

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