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Villa El Arsa

18 Derb El Arsa | Kennaria, Marrakech, Morocco
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Suffolk, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2008

The Riad villa el arsa is absolutely amazing! It is hard to believe that behind the wooden door in the medina lies such a beautiful property. The central courtyard with plunge pool is absolutely beautiful, particularly at night if you ask the staff to provide a meal - table covered with rose petals, candles around the room, Moroccan music. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2008

A friend and I stayed for four nights in May 2008. We had a room with three single beds which was really lovely. The roof terrace is spacious and a great place to watch the sun go down over a beer. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Great location just a short walk from the square.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2008

I am writing on behalf of our group that had the GREATEST time in Marrakesh and the nicest hospitality in Riad Villa El Arsa. We would like to compliment the Riad team (special thanks to Simo and Fatima) who were really supportive and showed that they know how to treat customers with organisation, punctuality and kindness. The place is simply... More

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2008

My friend and I went to Marrakech for the first time and wanted to stay somewhere where we would feel safe. This is the perfect place for first time travelers to Morocco and after you have stayed here, you will want to return. The location is perfect - within walking distance of Djemaa el Fna. The riad has a charming... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2007

After much research and some price constraint my friend and I decided to book El-Arsa after reading the great tripadvisor ranking. I was in Marrakech 9 years ago and I have to say, prices have changed quite a bit. El-Arsa charges 80 euros a night. Although it is comfortable, I am not sure this is the best deal for your... More

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Airlie Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2007

Booked through Haystack, we found this Riad to be just lovely with a beautiful aesthetic and the staff very helpful and speaking good english. We started off with 3 nights booked and ended up staying 5 nights with a trip to the desert in between which they admirably organized for us and allowed us to leave our suitcases in storage.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2007

The hotel is beautifully decorated and maintained. The staff were extremely friendly and spoke English. They were able to give great directions and suggestions about Marrakech. Although the hotel is initially difficult to find, it is a very short and convenient walk to djemma el fna and the souqs.

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London
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2007

We spent 5 nights in Room 1 in May and found it to be perfectly fine. The Riad is well located and relatively easy to find from the main square (which makes a useful point of reference). The room was a good size and the bed was comfortable. The Riad has a lovely roof terrace although we, like some of... More

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chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2007

Great place to stay in the heart of the Medina, wonderful staff and great food.

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Atlanta Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2007

I lived in Morocco for 10 months from Sept 2005-June 2006 and I traveled extensively as I had 4 separate sets of friends visit me and I toured them around Morocco. I found El Arsa from the Lonely Planet and I fell in love with the intimate setting, the super staff and the easy access to Djema el Fna. Once... More

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Address: 18 Derb El Arsa | Kennaria, Marrakech, Morocco
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Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
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Number of rooms: 4
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