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Riad Houdou

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54 Derb el Hammam, el Moukef | Marrakech, 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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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

I took my wife to Marrakech for her 30th birthday and it was the first time in the city for the both of us. It was simply the most ideal place to stay and at the risk of repeating what many others have already said, an oasis in the chaos. We were picked up from the airport and arrived at... More 

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Didieric, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and to have chosen our place for your wife birthday. I'm happy to read that you have enjoyed the babouche's room. With its private roof terrace, it is nice to have private breakfast. We hope to have the pleasure to welcome you another time. More 

Leamington Spa, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

I came to Marrakech with some friends and we were delighted with the welcome at Riad Houdou, especially since our flight was delayed and we didn't get there until about 11pm. Our room was charming, beautifully furnished with local accessories, we were very pleased. The next morning Eric took us on a trip to Place Jmaa el Fna to orient... More 

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Didieric, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Dear Sarah, Thank you for your review. It was a really pleasure to have you as guest. And we have enjoyed to see you for your last day in Marrakech. We hope to have the pleasure to welcome you another time! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013 via mobile

Just come back from 5 nights at the Riad Houdou our first visit to Marrakesh and it was wonderful. The location was ideal for the Medina and close to the square. The staff were delightful and extreemely helpful and polite. The owners Didier and Eric were gratious hosts nothing was too much trouble and they went out of their way... More 

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Didieric, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Thank you to have chosen our riad for your first stay and for this so warm review. It was a pleasure t have you at the dinner and we have spent charming evening in your company. Thank you again and I hope to see you another time! More 

Helsinki, Finland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

My holiday week in Marrakech wouldn't have been as wonderful, if I hadn't stayed at Riad Houdou. Owners Didier and Eric showed great hospitality and truly cared about the guests' needs and had an answer to each question or problem. The staff were also great and enthusiastic and I truly felt like being at home in this wonderful small Riad.... More 

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Didieric, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Dear Olli, thank you to have chosen our riad and for this excellent review ! it's very kind of view and I'm happy to read that you have enjoyed your stay. I hope to have the pleasure to meet you another time! More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

We stayed in this Riad during a short break in Marrakech. It is really a great place to stay in the busy and crowded Medina. The staff as well as the owners are great and always happy to help, they certainly go the extra mile to ensure that you are happy during your time in Marrakech. Already at the time... More 

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Didieric, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Dear Marco, thank you to have chosen our riad for your special family events! And thanks a lot for this very kind review. All the staff is happy to know that you have appreciate your stay in our place. We hope to have the pleasure to see you another time. More 

Chacewater, null, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Having spent a wonderful 3 nights at The Riad Houdou with my two friends I can not recommend this Riad highly enough for anyone wishing to experience the beauty and experience that is Marrakech. From the moment we first placed our booking our hosts Eric and Didier could not do enough to ensure our stay was faultless and very special.... More 

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Didieric, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Dear Petula Thank you so much for this very nice review! It was a pleasure to receive you. We want to make your stay the most comfortable as we can, and that why it seems to us very important to go with you to the jema el fna square. I hope to have the pleasure to receive you another time! More 

Mollet del Vallès, Catalonia, Spain
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

My wife and I recently stayed at Riad Houdou for a week and all I can say is that the whole experience was lovely. Our hosts, Didier and Eric, managed to make our stay the easiest and more comfortable. The very first day, Didier showed us the way to Jammaa el Fna square and he adviced us on some key... More 

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Didieric, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Thank you very much to the two of you for your kind review. We are happy to read that you have enjoyed our riad. We like to have dinner with a lot of guest, because we can always spend good moments with musicians. We hope to have the pleasure to receive you another time! More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Faced with such a large number of Riads to choose from, maybe it was just pure luck that we chose to book Riad Houdou, oh but what luck! From the moment we booked until the time we left, Didier, Eric and their wonderful staff did everything they could to ensure that we got the most out of our stay in... More 

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Didieric, Propriétaire at Riad Houdou, responded to this review

Dear Samantha Thank you for this kind review. If you are lucky to have find our riad, we are also lucky to welcome nice guests! I'm happy to notice that you have enjoy the tanjia cooked inside the iwen of the hammam. This meal is always a good discover. I hope to have the pleasure to receive you another time. More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

What an amazing Riad. Didier and Eric are kind and gracious hosts and the staff is amazing. Everything is perfect...a little oasis of tranquility in the middle of busy Marrakech. I can't wait to go back!

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Thank you very much for this enthusiastic review! I hope to have the pleasure to see you another time. More 

Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Well located, very confortable, perfectly decorated, very tasty breakfast and dinner, warming and careful hosts, same for employees. It's the right place to be after a city or mountain/desert tour. I sincerely recommend!

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Dear Rui, thank you to have chosen our riad for your Marrakech stay. And thanks for this review! I hope to have the pleasure to receive you! More 

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