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Hostel Waka Waka, Marrakech

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Rue el Ksour | Derb Sabai, 13, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lyon, France
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hostel is very nice, the staff is great and you will meet very friendly people, but the place has bed bugs! Woke up with at least 40 bites on both of my arms. For me, that is definitly something that could ruin a trip! Such a shame cause the place is really nice.

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Queens Village, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have been traveling around South America and parts of Africa the past 2 months, this is by far the most unique hostel we have stayed at! It was an amazing place. We decided to sleep on the rooftop, which was pretty cool! The staff was the most friendly people we have met. Make sure you try... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay at Waka Waka! The hostel is a short 5 minute walk from Jemaa el Fna, and is relatively easy to find using the directions provided by the hostel. The hostel does offer a transfer from the airport (costing 150 DHs), but we decided to make our own way using the bus (a return costing only... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

My girlfriend was always taking me into going to a hostel to stay as you meet amazing people. She was not wrong. I met some great people staying in waka waka. The hostel was cheap and cheerful, a bit of a struggle to find at first but you soon get into the swing of the alleyways. The beds were a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

My female friend and I easily went from the big square to the hostel only with the directions provided by them, we didn't need any transfer from the airport (we caught the local bus for 30dh each) and we didn't ask for information. The door of the hostel is a bit hidden, but we had no problem finding it (you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

First of, i would to thank Hussin, Imaan (-; Anaas, Yaasin & the rest of Waka2 crew for the excellent service. This is THE place to be when in Marrakech. The crew were very helpful & most importantly these guys love their job. This is Marrakech Hospitality at its best! "in here we are family"... Good job guys! 5/5 for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I loved my stay at waka waka hostel! the atmosphere is amazing, everything is chill and relaxed. the common room is nice and big and comfortable. The roof terrace is beautiful. The beds are a little hard, but they are fine. There are 3 bathrooms, and most of the time this was enough, sometimes you had to wait a little.... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I stayed in this hotel for 4 nights, and I love it! The atmosphere is very cozy and is a perfect place to get to know other travelers. The staffs are really nice and are doing their very best to make you feel comfortable. The beds are clean and comfortable. It's not perfect though, because there is not enough bathrooms... More 

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West Molesey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This hostel made me feel very welcomed and definitely added to my Marrackech experience. The common areas were always playing good music and relaxed conversation with other travellers and the staff was always flowing. Some evenings the music was loud and conversation lively but the staff makes sure to stop or quiet down at 2300. After busy days in Marrakech... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We stayed at waka waka for 3 nights, and we had a very pleasant time there. The staff are extremely hard working and incredibly helpful! We only have good things to say about this place and the people who work there. See you at waka waka. :) Xx Benedikte and Trine

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