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54 Derb el Hammam, el Moukef, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Ranked #14 of 1,054 Marrakech B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Hong Kong, China
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's difficult to pile on more praises for this wonderful Riad without being redundant of all the other compliments that Eric and Didier well deserve. I will add, we came to this hotel from the Four Seasons which as you can imagine, is a large beautiful well run property and we were quite spoiled. But for an authentic Marrakech experience... More

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

We have been very happy to meet you and most to read that you have enjoyed our place. Thank you for this very kind review! It will be our pleasure to receive you another time if you come back to Marrakech. More

2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful riad in the middle of the craziness of Marrakech's medina. While it took a little while to find the Riad, my companion and I immediately loved the property, our room (Tajine), Eric and Didier, and the staff (loved Aziz!). I was extremely impressed with the owners, as Eric took us on a tour to the Jemaa el Fna to... More

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this great review. We are happy that you have enjoyed your stay in our place. And I will say to Aziz that you have appreciate his service, he will be very happy. We hope to see you another time! More

Rome, Italy
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After returning from Essaouira in August we stayed with our family of four in Riad Houdou for one night. Simply a great place. After spending three days in a mediocre riad in Essaouira Riad Houdou was just the oasis to spend a last night before leaving Marrakech. A very clean place, a central court with beautiful plants, nice public rooms... More

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for this great review. We are very happy and proud to read that you have appreciate your stay in the riad. That's very kind of you to write that we deserved better, but we are very grateful of all this kind reviewed that the guests write for us. It will be a pleasure to see you... More

Bath
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived in Marrakech late at night, meandered through the lively streets, dodged a few mopeds and then arrived at the Riad. The door opened to an oasis of calm (and style!). The hosts Eric and Didier were as stylish as the place and did everything to ensure we had a great time. We were travelling with our two sons... More

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Thank you very much to let this great review, that's very nice of you. We are very happy that you have appreciate your stay in the riad and your boys too. It was a pleasure to meet you and we hope to see you another time in riad Houdou. More

WV
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything was truly wonderful. The rooms are lovely and unique, and the dining area is a cool and peaceful place. Didier and Eric are wonderful hosts, Didier even took the time to walk me to the main square and a restaurant, making sure I would find my way there and back. The location is perfect, close enough to all the... More

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Thank you for this great a review. We were happy to receive you and more to read that you have enjoyed your stay in the riad. We hope to have the pleasure to see you another time. More

Bussum, The Netherlands
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Didier and Erik are the perfect hosts. I had a lot of questions prior to our arrival and all were answered in the nicest and most helpful way. It was our first introduction to Marocco and really great: Beautiful Riad with a lot of eye for detail. The teapot room we had was very comfortable with a beautiful bathroom. And... More

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Thank your for this great review and to have chosen our riad for your stay in Marrakech. It was a pleasure to meet you and we are happy to read that you have appreciate riad Houdou. It is normal to help our gluten allergic guest and each time, Rajaa, our cook, tries to found how to arrange traditional recipies without... More

Porto, Portugal
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Riad Houdou for a few nights in July. The Riad is located in the middle of the Medina (old town), although it's not hard to get there (it's very close to place Moukef, where taxis can still stop). They have a pick up service to and from the airport, which is slightly more expensive than a taxi,... More

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Hello Thank you very much to have chosen our riad and for this review. I'm very happy to read that you have appreciate our riad. You're right for the room on the roof terrace but of course with the air conditioning we can limited the hotness of the summer in Marrakech! We hope to have the pleasure to receive you... More

Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I didn't actually stay here but the two French guys helped me out when I was lost. I had been looking for another Riad which had been incorrectly marked on Google maps as in the same area as this Riad. I had been looking for the other Riad for some time when I called to the door and the two... More

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Hello Thank you so much for this unexpected review, that's very kind of you. It was not a big deal for us to help you and we know that it can be very stressful when you don't know a medina to find a place. To the pleasure to welcome you if you come back. Best regards More

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I have just returned from a week away in Marrakech and stayed one night at the Riad Houdou. As many others have said, this place is just a dream! The riad itself is impeccable - really clean with lovely decor and is a real oasis from the chaos of the medina. The open air courtyard where we ate and had... More

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Dear Kirsty It was pleasure to meet you and I'm very happy to read that you have enjoyed your stay in the medina. Thank you so much for this review. It will be a pleasure to receive you another time in the riad! More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

What an incredible experience thanks to Eric and Didier! These passionate hosts will welcome you warmly into their riad and you won't want to leave. Their level of service and hospitality was absolutely wonderful; from walking us into the main square so we get to know our neighbourhood, to sitting and chatting over mint tea on the rooftop terrace upon... More

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Dear Anne Thank you to have chosen our riad and for your so nice reveiw! We are very happy that you have enjoyed your stay and more to know that you want come back! It is a great honor from a connoisseur of Morocco such as you! Rajaa tries to satisfay the guest who want o avoid gluten, and I'm... More

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Address: 54 Derb el Hammam, el Moukef, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
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