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Riad Medina Azahara

Derb Dabachi Derb jemaa 22, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We stayed at Riad Media Azahara aka "So cheap so chic riad with pool" as a group of three in early July. It's very well located, just off Derb Dabachi and is less than 5 minutes from Jemaa El Fna. The place itself is relatively simple to find except that there is no name on the door besides the door... More 

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Matera, Italy
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

We stayed 2 night in this Riad, we loved the atmosphere! Is it really chilled down, all the guests sometimes spend the night in the courtyard drinking and chatting, the cool water pool is amazing in the early morning, the breakfast is cheap (3€) and excellent, dogs and cats provided :) For the price and the position is definitly a... More 

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Milan, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

The environment is belo, the structure also, the breakfast good and the staff pleasant. the only problem that downgrades the riad are animals. I love animals, but not qunado have access everywhere and are not educated, they leave their droppings everywhere including sofas and pillows where you sit and eat.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

After the extraordinary experience of being picked-up at the airport of Marrakech (which you should make use of if you have never been in Marrakech before!) we arrived at this lovely, peacefull riad just outside at the Jema el Fna square. Run by a lovely italian lady together with her marrocan husband. The staff is also very helpful and friendly... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

I visited last September and really wanted to have a special time in Marrakesh. I did not have a huge budget and am so pleased I found this little gem of a Riad. It was the perfect place to chill out in and was in a GREAT location (once you found it!!). We got in a bit of trouble trying... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

Great location! Directly in the medina, only couple minutes walking from the main square. Cossy place with good service and nice rooms (always ask about the orange room :). You can not hear any noise from the streets. Nice patio and roof top!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2011

The place is amazing! There's a huge courtyard that opens up to the sky with trees and you can have breakfast out there. There's also a large open roof terrace awesome for meeting other travelers. Theres also a cute black puppy that runs around in the courtyard with older dogs that arent as cute, but still nice.

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2011

My girlfriend and I stayed at this Riad for 3 nights and we truly loved this little Riad. Its right in the heart of the Medina and from there you can explore Marrakesh by foot. Courtyard is fab for chilling with some fab mint tea and a shisha before stepping into the busy streets of Marrakesh. We loved the settings... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2010

Really good location near the Medina but not right on it. Very safe for belongings. When you walk in its really stunning in the central court. The plunge pool is nice to have there but no one uses it to go in. The trees are very cooling though and the roof terrace is boiling and gorgeous to look at, and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2010

We booked a double room at Azahara through hostelbookers, but on arriving we were taken to a different riad some 2 blocks away.This riad had no plunge pool and no wifi.We were also told we would have to walk back to Azahara for bfast.The double we were given was dark with no windows.It was 40+ degrees and the room was... More 

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Address: Derb Dabachi Derb jemaa 22, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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