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Riad Lotus Privilege

9, Derb Sidi Ali Ben Hamdouch | Quartier Dar El Bacha, Medina, Marrakech, Morocco
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Ranked #534 of 1,135 Marrakech B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A perfect oasis. Huge suites, clean and airy. Friendly, helpful and discreet staff. Delicious breakfasts underneath an orange tree. All within the old walled city. Each suite has it's own character and the whole riad is like an art gallery with genuine original artefacts.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited in early June 2015. Originally we have booked to a sister riad Lotus Perle but were taken directly to Lotus Privilege. Absolutely amazing Riad, very quiet, tasteful, spacious and comfortable. The staff were very friendly and helpful even with the language barrier. Our room was amazing on the terrace with outdoor seating. The riad was... More 

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Winchester, UK
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was average and overpriced and service slow. Error was made on the bill and the staff chased us down the alley way to try and get more cash. Very aggressive. Maybe coincidence but the one and only time I used my debit card in Morocco was here and just checked bank to find fraud transactions every day since......

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

My partner and I experienced a terrific evening, we were celebrating my birthday and the staff truly went out of their way to make it an unforgettable experience. They even gave me my birthday cake to take away....with the plate!! The taster menu is wonderful, they even adapted it to my food intolerances!! The entertainment provided is exceptional, I definitely... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

What an evening! Unforgettable atmosphere and ambience. The food served here is first class and some of the best I have sampled anywhere in the world. This riad offers entertainment for the diners also with belly dancer and gnaoua dancers. The riad itself is beautiful and modern with a massive hunt of trasition

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed at this riad in March this year. The staff we met were lovely and the manager very efficient but compared to other places in the city its not particularly good value. Food is very expensive and drinks quite expensive and the décor and fittings look good in photos from a far but actually are pretty... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We stayed in this Riad recently and were very pleased with the accommodations and staff. As with almost all Riad's in the old city this Riad is very difficult to find. The traffic in Marrakech is very challenging and the lack of signage makes finding any Riad an experience. This Riad is a great place to stay and have dinner... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

An eventful arrival as due to Eid clocks changing and celebrations, the riad's driver was not at the airport to meet us when we arrived (not sure if this was the airlines fault or that of the riad). We couldn't get an answer from the Riad so took a cab, then spent well over an hour being walked around by... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

This was not the original Riad that I had wanted to book in Marrakech, but the place I had my heart set on was booked for the dates I was going to be in Morocco. With that said, I asked my travel agent to find my a similar Riad. After reviewing her selections, I had booked this Riad based on... More 

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DMinel, Digital Marketing Manager at Riad Lotus Privilege, responded to this review

Hi Mr. Carlos, First of all, we thank you for taking the time to leave this review very relevant to the Riad Lotus Privilege. A big thank you from the whole team. We are pleased that you liked our riad and consider all your feedback. We will try to satisfy you during your next stay in Marrakech. And invite you... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013 via mobile

We were recommended dinner at Lotus Privilege and were very disappointed with the food. It was very expensive at £90 and the food was bland, not traditional style Moroccan. The best bit was definitely the service. The men were doing a wonderful job at making us welcome. Maybe the usual chef had a night off because we were not pleased... More 

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