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Riad Karmela

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   10 Derb El Feranne Azbetz | Place Ben Salah, Marrakech 40008, Morocco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lovely bit of paradise, in the middle of a gutter (apologies for saying this about medina, but this is what it was for us). For girls traveling alone, marrakesh is sadly not a friendly placd, which came as disappointed as my expectations were high. The opinions of street vendors and locals being friendly are completely untrue. People (male) kept harassing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My Partner & I are both avid users of Trip Advisor, we will use others experiences and feedback for booking holidays, trips or reviewing places to eat etc. If I am honest I have never returned the favour by posting a review myself. However, I recently travelled to Marrakech (for the second time) but unlike our first trip (a week... More

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent three days in this Riad together with my family and I can say we had a great time there, from the beggining they explained us different tips for visit the city and some recommendations that we follow, the personal at the reception are exceptional; very good quality/price, if we come back, we will repeat!

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Sandhurst, Berkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

Can't recommend enough. Wonderful location, extremely helpful and friendly staff who couldn't do enough for us and the final bill was extremely reasonable considering we added lots of drinks and taxis to it. The rooms can differ in size so it's worth checking which room you've been booked in, particularly if you're sharing with a friend. I will definitely be... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Just got back from my 3rd stay at Riad Karmela and I must admit I was a tad apprehensive that it wouldn’t be as wonderful as my previous two experiences. I needn’t have worried though, it was just as fantastic. I travelled with 3 friends none of whom had been to Marrakesh before. We had to wait a little while... More

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Sandhurst, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I visited the Riad Karmela with three friends last week, one of which had visited twice before. It was everything and more that my friend had said. Lots of lovely quiet places to sit, the roof terrace is beautiful and the staff cannot do enough for you. From organising restaurant bookings, taxis and someone to take us on foot to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

As a group of females who have just returned from a 3 night break, we cannot recommend this beautiful Riad enough. We were made to feel welcome from the moment we walked through the door, with mint tea offered alongside local tips and knowledge. We stayed in an apartment which was nicely decorated in the traditional style, inc a hair... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The Riad Karmela is an oasis in the centre of Marrakech, a welcome retreat in a bustling city. They will arrange for you to be met at the airport and driven into Marrakech, be aware that as you get within the walled elements the roads are cobbled and narrow so you won’t get a door to door service and will... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

A very beautiful riad in a great location in the medina. Interiors are sumptuous and very tasteful. Staff were excellent. Breakfast was very good, especially the coffee! Menu for snacks and evening meals was limited (most resturants here have a fairly limited menu) buhe labarint the food was very good. If you haven't been to Marrakech before, listen to the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Beautiful riad renovated to a great standard. Inside its huge with 3 big lovely courtyards. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Me and my mate got an upgrade to a better room as we'd booked to stay in the petit karmela which didn't look so good. Rooftop is a world away from the busy street just outside which can't be... More

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Address: 10 Derb El Feranne Azbetz | Place Ben Salah, Marrakech 40008, Morocco
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Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Riad Karmela 3.5*
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The riad Karmela has 19 bedrooms and family appartments located within 3 houses and courtyards connecting together. You can also enjoy a hammam, massages, summer jacuzzi, large terasse. We are located 8 mn walk from the Pace Djemma El Fnaa and 1 mn from the souks. ... more   less 
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