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Riad Vanilla sma

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166 Derb Jdid, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Cleanliness
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New Bern, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Nellie and her team have created a comfortable, relaxing environment in this beautiful riad. My family recently stayed for three nights...exploring by day and returning to this sanctuary as suited our fancy. The decor is what I would call a modern day Moroccan style. Classy elements of Moroccan life that were not "cheesy" or overdone carefully existing alongside amenities that... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Numbers don't lie - look at these ratings. Nelly and crew at Riad Vanilla sma will take care of just about anything for you. Nelly knows just about everything from how to dress, to where to go for amazing food, what areas to avoid, and her staff knows how to cook incredibly well. She took care of all of our... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

Well - it's my first time to write a review on Booking.com. I have to say it has been a great experience living in this nice, newly refurbished Riad. The location is very central - just 3 minutes walk to Jemaa El fna. The room is nice and clean. Everything is very calming in the Riad. What's more, people in... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

It's been a wonderful 4-day stay at the Riad. We couldn't have hoped for more. Nelly the owner is so nice. She accommodated all our needs in all possible ways (finding us hammam masseuse at last minute, booking us taxis, finding us another Riad when our travel plan changed suddenly and nearly ended up on the street, etc.) She speaks... More 

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St Albans
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

The Rad has just recently been complete restored by Nelly the owner she and her staff are charming and we where made so welcome. It is along trip from Australia but we where soon relaxed in the beautiful Kamar (Moon) room very romantic. It was clean and the bed was excellent it is only a few minutes walk to the... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

Riad Vanilla sma is the perfect place for Americans in search of adventure in Marrakesh. We were referred by friends in Houston about this beautiful B&B in Africa, The quality and standard provided by Mrs Nelly and her staff were beyond our expectations...Upon arriving we felt at home immediately, and very safe.The rooms are very clean and nicely furnished. The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

I've never written here before but have to recomend this place, it's brilliant. It's all about Nelly and her staff who make an often bewildering city a place you can relax and enjoy. Nelly sits you dwn and explains the city and tells you the cool places to go, something you would think most riads would do but none that... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012 via mobile

I cannot recommend this riad highly enough. Nelly and her staff were incredibly welcoming and made us feel at home straight away. Over tea, she sat and talked to us. She gave us a map and pointed out all the places to visit. This proved to be invaluable despite us having a guidebook. Her recommendations for places to eat were... More 

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Paris, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

Fantastic experience staying here! Nelly and her staff are wonderful people, very helpful. Whether you need advice on restaurants or help arranging trips out of Marrakesh, Nelly is there to help you. Breakfast on the rooftop terrace was really enjoyable and the dinner (egg tajine) that Mustafa prepared on one of the nights was excellent. The rooms and the entire... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

I stayed at Riad Vanilla sma for 2 nights on 11th and 12th of September alone. The room was quite huge which was compared with another Riad which my friend stayed at and very clean because of new! And it was very unique. Because all rooms were based on the nature of the earth. My room was "Cloud" in blue... More 

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