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Riad Africa

4.0 of 5
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94 - 95 Derb Sakka | Medina, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Ranked #119 of 470 Hotels in Marrakech
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Usk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We are a family of four, which included two teenagers. This was our first trip to Morroco and whilst a little apprehensive over what to expect, be it, the standard of the Riad, would it be 'too' authentic or the souks and medina be too intimidating. We found the city to be authentic but in a pleasant way, yes the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I loved our holiday here what makes a holiday is the hotel it self me and john loved it here we felt like we was treated like royals and our room was lovely yes it's not the best but the view was enough to wake up to every morning I have to say I didn't expect it to be so... More 

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently stayed here as part of a group of 19 on a hen weekend and it was perfect. Centrally located within the medina walls and close to the markets, souks and other sights. With traditional Moroccan feel and decor but most of all fantastic hospitality from Mohammed, Ali and Aziz, they made us feel so at home. We were... More 

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

My best friend and I visited the Riad Africa for 5 nights last month. It was the first time either of us had visited Marrakech or even Morocco, so we were a little nervous, but we had an amazing time. The riad was indeed an oasis of calm in the midst of the madness that is Marrakech! After the first... More 

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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This was our first visit to Morocco and we wondered what it would be like. We had booked a week at the Riad Africa and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We received a warm welcome from Mohamed and his staff and particularly liked the friendly atmosphere and interesting, informative conversation shared with them. The Riad is situated in a quiet location,... More 

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Lovely, Riad africa with clean comfortable rooms, traditional Moroccan style with a lovely little open-air courtyard where you can enjoy breakfast. There is also a lovely roof terrace that you can relax on. excellent service and thanks for mohammed and ather staff. I really hope to go back.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We spent a week at Riad Africa, and loved the homely atmosphere and especially the friendly staff who gave us lots of information about Marakesh and Berber ways of life, and were always so willing to help. The food was excellent, only matched by a Berber restaurant in the lower Atlas mountains. Its a great place to stay.

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Witney, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We recently had 2 nights in the Riad Africa ,from the moment we entered the staff were helpful and attentive to our needs,The room was clean and nicely furnished .It was a place of calm yet within walking distance of many of Marrakechs famous sights .Breakfast was excellent .The roof terrace was a lovely place just to relax even in... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Riad Africa was close to all the hustle and bustle of the main square and souk but still a peaceful place to relax. The ideal location! We were three female friends holidaying together in Marrakech for the first time and we felt very safe at Riad Africa. All the staff were wonderful and very welcoming especially Mohamed, Aziz and Ali... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Had a lovely stay from Thursday to Monday recently. The Riad itself is very nice and traditional. Breakfast was exactly what We had wanted, nice and simple but delicious (some fresh juice, tea/coffee, croissants or pancakes and eggs). There is a nice roof terrace which would be great to relax in the warmer months. Nice lounge to relax with log... More 

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