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Riad Houdou

54 Derb el Hammam, el Moukef, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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San Diego, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel is owned by two French men: Didier and Erik who are probably the nicest hoteliers you could ever meet. The Medina is a crazy place but the Houdou is one of the oasis' in it. The first day Didier walked us over to Place Jemaa El Fna (the square) to show us where to change money which was... More 

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Genoa, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we had a lovely short stay. Welcome was perfect, the Theieres room is nice for 3 and the freshly prepared breakfast spot on. Didier did everything possible to make our first visit to Marrakech a very pleasant one. His advice for what to do was perfect for us as a couple with a small child (4). He even found the... More 

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Hello Thank you to have chosen our riad for your discover of Marrakech. I'm happy to read you have had appreciate your stay with us. Of course, when we are not used to it is difficult to find the way back in the souk during the night. That's why on the first days we advice you to take the street... More 

Exeter, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Where do i start, the arranged driver to collect us from the Airport, the porter to then collect our bags and deliver us to the Riad, the warm welcome from Eric. The most beautiful oasis once over the threshold. The beautiful rooms, the luxury bathrooms, the amazing food, the fresh fruit, the superb mojitos... the list is endless, i could... More 

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Dear Gavin We are really touched by your so warm and enthusiastic email! That's very kind of you. Thank you for this and to have written this great review. It will be our pleasure to welcome you again in the riad. More 

Brooklyn, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great and helpful staff! As the riad is down a side derb it was be tricky to find. The managers take their time and offer to assist with directions. If you are new to Marrakech I would recommend taking them up on transportation help from the airport, etc. The rooms are beautiful and breakfast was tasty. An excellent value!

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Dear Heather Thank you very much for your review. We are happy to read that you have enjoyed your stay in the riad. You're right, it is very difficult to find the way in a medina and that's why we have done a cheap price for the transfer to make your life more easy when you arrive. We hope to... More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

thanks for ur hospitality.the hotel is really good.i liked location. i recommend everyone to be there.guys in the hotel could help you with everything.u could ask any help and they will try to help u. breakfast is very tasty!))))everyday the breakfast was good and had variety of things.

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Dear Maya Thank you for this review and to have chosen our riad. It was a pleasure to meet you and we are happy you have enjoyed our riad and the breakfast cooked by Rajaa. We hope to have the pleasure to meet you another time. More 

London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Didier, Eric, Aziz and everyone at Riad Houdou were welcoming, kind and full of useful information both before our stay via email and during the three nights we were in Marrackech. The Riad itself was a haven of calm to come back to after the chaos of the Marrakech Medina. The meal we had on our first night was amazing,... More 

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Dear Sarah Thank you for your kind review. We are very happy you liked our riad, your room and Rajaa's food. It was a pleasure to meet. Inch allah to become number one! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I stayed for 4 nights with my family in this wonderful place. Its a very calm and quiet place in the old Medina. Didier and Eric are running the Riad Houdou since about 2 years and they do everything that you just feel like being at home. Their knowledge about the country and the city is a treasure and they... More 

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Dear Annette Thank you so much for your kind and warm review! It was really a pleasure to meet you and your nice family. We have spent really good time with the all of you. We are happy to read that you have liked the meal cooked by Rajaa. We hope to see you another time in our riad. More 

Sydney
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I was recommend by a friend to stay here and I can see why! As a first timer to Morocco I didn’t know what to expect but Didier & Eric at Riad Houdou made sure the trip was seamless. Transport was arranged from the airport and Mint tea waiting for us on arrival. We had a quick dip in the... More 

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Thank you for this great review. I am happy to read you have enjoyed your stay in the riad. We hope to see you again. More 

West Hollywood, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Where do I even begin?! I just returned from a fabulous week in Marrakesh and had the pleasure of spending it at the Riad Houdou. The Riad sits down a little, unobtrusive alley not too far from the Souks and the Jemaa el Fnaa, but far enough that it is a quite, peaceful respite from the madness that can be... More 

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Dear Clark It was a pleasure to meet you and thank you so much for your so warm and glowing review. I am happy to read that you have enjoyed your stay in the riad and in Marrakech. It will a be our pleasure to welcome you another time. Best regards didier More 

Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Oasis seems an overused way to describe anything lush and vibrant in Morocco, and yet it's the word that springs to mind for me to describe the Riad Houdou. With its 4 trees and gently trickling fountain in the courtyard, the public space of the riad is cool and quiet and pretty and extremely pleasant. I stayed in the Fez... More 

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Houdou, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for this so warm review. We are very happy to read your enthusiasm about our riad! It was a pleasure to meet you and we welcome you another time wit much pleasure. 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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Number of rooms: 6
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