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Riad Magellan

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   62 derb el Hammam | Mouassine, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Ranked #47 of 1,031 Marrakech B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here in March 2014 for 3 nights. On arrival we were greeted by candlelight, rose petals and mint tea! We stayed in the Green room which was lovely (first floor) comfortable bed and good shower and nicely decorated. Anywhere you go in Marrakech I would reccomend taking ear plugs as the call to prayer can... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Absolutely great location right in the middle of marrakech! Beautiful, great service, friendly and intent people. Been ther for the 2. time and hope to be there for many times more! And my shuttle through the souk on moped has been great! Thanks a lot!!!

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Right in the central medina in Marrakech, Riad Magellan is a great place to stay. Visiting Marrakech you want to be in the maze that is central Marrakech. Riad Magellan has the desired location and is a very comfortable place to make your foray into central Marrakech, as well as being a relaxed place to retire to when you want... More

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We stayed with our 4 kids and with friends in the Riad Magellan and it was a superb experience. This was a great Riad with very helpful staff and owners and a very familiar touch to it. Philippe helped us with great trips to the Atlas mountains and Essaouira making this experience unique for the whole family.

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Tokyo, Japan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Never stayed in any other riad before, so nothing to compare it to, but WOW!! After 3 weeks of backpacking, what an oasis. Makes you want to buy your own! Right in the middle of the medina, but tucked away in a really quiet side alley so totally quiet. And we paid not much more than we did for a... More

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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15 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

We spent three days at Riad Magellan in early January. Finding it was not particularly hard coming from Jemaa el Fna, but you'll want to have a good idea in advance unless you want to be bothered by local kids wanting to guide you (for money). Showers are very nice, rooms have AC and I guess also heating units (though... More

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New York City, New York
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We loved our stay at Riad Magellan! We stayed for 4 nights over New Year's and couldn't have asked for a better location. The Riad is beautifully decorated and our room was small, but perfect for our stay. There's a great breakfast prepared for you each day and I also recommend having dinner there. It was probably our best meal... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

We stayed at Riad Magellan for 6 nights, between Christmas and New Year. We very much enjoyed our experience at this oasis of tranquillity. We were made to feel welcome from the moment we walked through the door, as we were treated to a lovely mint tea followed by dinner prepared specially for us. The staff were exceptionally warm, courteous... More

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

It worked marvelously. If you ask the very helpful staff to arrange for a transfer to/from airport, a comfy jeep picks you up and drops you at the entry of the pedestrian precinct, then a trolley is arranged to plunge and wriggle your bags into narrow dark alleys of Medina Souk to reach the cosy riad. We slept gently cradled... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

We stayed two nights at the Riad Magellan. We stayed in the Orange Room which is one of the smaller rooms. It was definitely small but cosy and the bed was comfortable. The sound does carry in this Riad but it did not bother us at all. The Riad is tastefully decorated and the dining room in particular is very... More

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Also Known As:
Riad Magellan Hotel Marrakech
Riad Magellan Hotel
Address: 62 derb el Hammam | Mouassine, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Amenities:
Room Service
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Ranked #47 of 1,031 B&Bs / Inns in Marrakech
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Riad Magellan 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Elegant Riad located in the best district of the Medina (Mouassine), 6 minutes walking distance from Jemaa el Fna main square: 6 en-suite rooms in a casual atmosphere mixing traditional elements and contemporary furniture. ... more   less 
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