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Riad Abaca Badra

203 Arset Azoual, | Bab Doukkala, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Zurich, Switzerland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

The Bad: We're extremely disappointed by the scores of positive reviews; we had a very bad experience. The Riad is down a dead end alley, very scary to walk down the small dark alley looking lost, it attracts many guys wanting to help with directions in return for payment. We explicitly asked Gilles in advance for one large bed, but... More

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Gilles P, Propriétaire at Riad Abaca Badra, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for having taken the time to post your comment. We're sorry you had a bad experience with us, very short stay , indee you stayed only for one night and I think the tireness of the journey is for many. In your comment you find that our riad is not well located and many... More

London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

We have just returned from 3 nights at Abaca Badra, and already want to go back! Everything about the Riad is fantastic! Gilles and Dominique are wonderful hosts, very welcoming and hospitable. The food is excellent, and the bed comfy! I would highly recommend this riad!

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We have just returned from our second trip to Marrakech, the first time was to explore the city, the second trip was to return to Riad Abaca Badra. The friendly ambiance, magnificent food and wonderful building make it a destination in its own right. Although located amid the hustle and bustle of the Souks it is an oasis of peace... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

This is a great Riad. Gilles & Dominique are excellent hosts. They do whatever they can to make your stay excellent and are always on hand to give you advice. Breakfast gave us a great start to the day, but make sure that you also have dinner at the Riad during your stay as it was delicious and very reasonable.... More

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Amman, Jordan
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15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Took my husband for 4 days as a surprise for his birthday- Gilles/Dominique arranged transfers to the door, fab room (Essouiri) on the first floor with lovely ensuite, a most comfortable bed and so so peaceful. Mint tea and wonderful biscuits (made by Samia) whenever. Evening meals with wine -exquisite flavours especially the aubergine salad. Suntrap on rooftop terrace -especially... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Me and my partner visited Marrakech for four days and stayed at raid abaca badra. First of all when we booked our stay we were offered the option of our taxi being arranged to collect us and take us to the riad for 15€ so when we arrived at the airport we were picked up and brought to the riad... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

What an amazing stay! I am sure we will be back soon, after 4 days we feel so relaxed. We received the warmest of welcomes from the very friendly owners and staff at the Riad. The food is amazing, and the portions are huge! The riad is clean, comfortable, friendly and peaceful. The beds are comfortable, the en-suit shower room... More

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sudbury, suffolk, uk
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

This place is offers excellent accommodation and service. The owners are a laid back but lovely French couple Gilles and Dominique, and we appreciated all the efforts that they made to make our stay memorable. On arrival we were offered a drink and a briefing about the do’s and don’ts of Marrakech .The riad itself is on several floors with... More

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

I stayed here with my family for six nights over New Year and we had a wonderful time. The Riad is beautiful and comfortable, the rooms are spotless and warm and everyone looks after you brilliantly. The food was excellent and little extras like free mint tea and filtered water were extremely welcome. We did a lot of walking during... More

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Sint-Katelijne-Waver, Belgium
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Thank you Gilles and Dominique, my grandmother and I had a really nice time in Marrakesh in February (I know this reference comes a bit late, but I was not on tripadvisor yet. Now that I signed up, the first thing I do is writing this reference for you :))

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Address: 203 Arset Azoual, | Bab Doukkala, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
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Number of rooms: 5
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