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5.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   derb el Ghanjaoui, 2 | Assouel, Marrakech 40008, Morocco
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Ranked #40 of 1,046 Marrakech B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

I have just spent a wonderful and exciting week at this Riad open the main door and walk into a beautiful oasis and be greeted by the charming hosts Gidier and Eric who cannot do enough to make your stay memorable. The Riad is beautifully decorated, Moroccan style, of course, the bedroom I had slept three, was roomy, very clean... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

An intimate, friendly, beautifully restored Riad where no stone is left unturned to make one's stay a truly enjoyable experience. Our enquiry about the possibility of having the seldom available traditional dish - Ravisa - for dinner, was met with an enthusiastic response to immediately set about making it happen. Which it did; to the delight of all concerned!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

This was my first time in marrackech and was not too sure what to expect. From walkking through a dark tunnel at night wondering where we were, entering into the riad was like being transportedd to somewhere completely different , tranquille, beautiful , quiet and inviting.. The owners couild not be more welcoming and helpful. Rooms were very clean tidy... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

First Impressions - Idyllic, beautiful, warm and friendly, peaceful, a romantic little retreat in the heart of the medina area. We stayed for 2 nights and were welcomed into the owners home. There are so many personal touches that made our stay first class and without doubt we will be back to stay again next time. Customer service is second... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

Amidst the noise and haste of the Old Medina lies a truly remarkable Riad. After navigating down the dark passageway you are greeted with an old wooden door. Behind it lies your oasis. As soon as we went through and got to the traditional square at the heart of the Riad our stresses melted away. It was a feast for... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Wow - we stumbled across this beautiful Riad by chance and stayed for 3 nights at the end of April. Didier & Hakeem were fantastic hosts - showing us around the neighbourhood and recommending good restaurants etc. The theme here is tranquil relaxation - truly calm - a complete reverse from the chaos outside! Great location within the medina walls... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

This place is wonderful! It's like being at home - only way more beautiful and peaceful than our home! Didier and the staff made us so warmly welcome, the food (breakfast every day and dinner one night) was gorgeous, and I've honestly rarely been anywhere more exquisite than this. It is (as our guide to the mountains told us) a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

I, like many others, booked this riad based on excellent reviews and it surpassed my expectations. You won't believe what an oasis of calm it is from the madness outside, its unbelievable! Do view all the rooms available on the website, all lovely and spacious with excellent (and much needed in July) aircon. Id suggest a balcony room for a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

We decided upon this Riad because of the good trip advisor reviews it had received and it really surpassed our expectations during our four day stay. Didier was a very warm and welcoming host, spending some time with us upon our arrival and provided some useful advice about the city; he always had time for a small conversation. Hakim was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

Hidden in a back street of Assouel (North side of the Medina), I thoroughly liked the tranquillity and comfort this lovely riad offers, from the fountain and orange tree in the courtyard to the menorah-adorned salon (the marmelade served for breakfast is made from these trees !). Every morning for my daily meditation I enjoyed the gaze at the mountains... More

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Address: derb el Ghanjaoui, 2 | Assouel, Marrakech 40008, Morocco
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Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
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Hotel Class:5 star — Riad Rafaele 5*
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The riad is located in the medina of marrakech at the northern edge of the souks, 10 minutes walk from the jema el fna square.We have 4 rooms from 20 to 25 sqm²(one at the ground floor is specialy dedicated to persons with mobility reduced) and two great following at the first floor. The terrace covers 250 sqm². ... more   less 
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