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Riad Lotus Privilege

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   9, Derb Sidi Ali Ben Hamdouch | Quartier Dar El Bacha, Medina, Marrakech, Morocco
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Ranked #187 of 461 hotels in Marrakech
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We eat here on my birthday, and it did not disappoint. The walk into the Riad from the street can be very off-putting, you may mistake the half destroyed structures on your way in for you taking a wrong turn. All of which conspires to produce the awe inspired wow moment when you finally reach the courtyard. Beautifully appointed, we... More

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Newark, Delaware, United States
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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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83 hotel reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We stayed at the Privilege recently on a mini break and privileged we certainly felt. It is an oasis of calm and opulence in the crazy medina. It was pure heaven to come back here each evening and have a cool drink in the courtyard. The staff were so helpful and interesting to talk with. The breakfasts under the orange... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013 via mobile

Ok... I read the reviews and i agree its a rip off!! But we booked with our agent once in marrakech. 800dirham for a day in luxury!!! We did the cooking course, spent the day in the swimming pool and then had the amazing massage treatment!! That was the best! We had an amazing day but fully payed for it...... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

We went to Lotus Privilege for dinner after it was recommended to us.It was totally over priced, we had better food on the street or in the Markets. The lighting is so bad that you can't see what you are eating and the chairs are very uncomfortable. Avoid unless you wish to be ripped off.

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

Just had dinner at Lotus Privledge and unfortunately the nice music and great belly dancer did not compensate for the sub par food. The dessert was the best part of the meal and finding it is a whole other problem.

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Marrakech, Morocco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

RIAD PREVILEGE's location is very good, it's in the centre of the old medina in Marrakech, there is no need to take a taxi or any other vehicule because evrything is near the monement, the djamaa lfna square the souks.Besides this the riad is leteraly a riad it has all the criteriae to be one it is clean, sunny, what... More

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11 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013 via mobile

Got totally ripped off at this place on New Years Eve . Arrived 8.40 but no food served until 10 pm( it was a set menu so its not as if we were taking time to choose). Music unbearably loud , no conversation possible. Most people sitting near to us had left by 11.30 in disgust. We stayed as it... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

As a native of morocco living a broad, i try to stay in Riads instead of big and fancy hotels . every year i go to Morroco, i have to spend a week in Marrakech in different Riads. I was so happy and pleased by picking Riad lotus , i dont think i will staying somewhere else unless Riad Lotus... More

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Address: 9, Derb Sidi Ali Ben Hamdouch | Quartier Dar El Bacha, Medina, Marrakech, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Riad Lotus Privilege 5*
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#74 Luxury Hotel in Marrakech #150 Romantic Hotel in Marrakech
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By unwrapping this new elegant and magnificent Riad, the Lotus chain embeds permanently its design in a spectacular universe of uniqueness. Positioned in an ideal location within the Dar Bacha District, the Lotus Privilege incarnates Luxury and absolute refinement. ... more   less 
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