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Riad Vanilla sma

166 Derb Jdid, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My boyfriend and I were happy to have chosen to stay in this beautiful riad. We both unfortunately went down with food poisoning as soon as we arrived (this was not from our time here, but from the seaside town of essaouira) and nelly and the team did everything they could and more to try make us feel comfortable -... More 

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Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As an inexperienced traveller, I found the maze of alleys leading to the riad rather daunting at first. I soon learnt the ropes with the help of a map and expert advice from Nelly and her staff. The calm and tranquility of the riad, although only five minutes from the bustle of the medina and souk made it an excellent... More 

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Redwood City, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family stayed at Nellie's Riad this past November on a trip that included a few stops in Spain. Her riad was the best of all of the places we stayed. She did a great job renovating the building and has figured out how to provide great service and make it look much easier than we know it is. She... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On arrival at Marrakech, we made our way through the busy Medina for our stay at Riad Vanilla'sma, situated in the centre of Marrakech's Medina. We were welcomed by Nelly (the proprietor) and her very helpful staff who greeted us with the customary cup of mint tea. Nelly provided a map of the Medina, Souk and surrounding areas and willingly... More 

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Saintes, France
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first trip to Marrakech and it was great to be shown the ropes by nelly and her very helpful and charming team. We arrived in this sanctuary, just five minutes from the main square, and were greeted with mint tea and homemade morrocon pastries. Nelly really looked after us during our stay, gave us tips on what... More 

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Bordeaux, France
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Back home now and already missing the friendly staff and calm, relaxed atmosphere of Riad Vanilla sma. The decoration and furnishings are tastefully Morrocan throughout, the bedroom and ensuite finished to a very high standard, and the bed very comfortable. The breakfasts were healthy, refreshing and tasty, English or morrocan mint tea was served when we got back from our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 via mobile

We had an amazing stay ! This beautiful riad is super well located, the host and the rest of the team are a real pleasure to meet, they shared with us some very helpfull tips on restaurants, places to go and see, which made our trip even more perfect !

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Friends of ours have highly recommended this oasis of calm to us and how right they were! Nelly and her team made us feel so welcome and were beyond helpful and super kind. Wonderfully decorated, spotless, well located and calm, perfect to wind down after a busy day in Marrakesh! I wish we had more time to stay there. Nelly,... More 

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Naarden, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

What a lovely hotel with a real Marrakesh feel ... The minute you enter here your real holiday STARTS! With the BEST mint tea in town, detailed guide with loads of great tips and Do not's . Lovely chatty Nelly (owner) and her team are really fantastic with a big heart ,extremely helpful and 24hrs around. The whole hotel interior... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Vanilla Sma is an oasis of calm and is absolutely faultless. Very well located, beautifully decorated and the staff are fantastic. Like all other reviews for this Riad it is the perfect place to stay in Marrakech. Nelly is the most wonderful host and couldn't have been more helpful, advising us on places to eat, to visit, best place to... More 

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Address: 166 Derb Jdid, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 6
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