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Palais Riad Calipau Marrakech

5.0 of 5 Inn   |   14 Derb Ben Zina | Marrakech Kasbah, Marrakech, Morocco
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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15 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the laid back ambiance and style. The team could not have been friendlier and the welcome was warm and genuine. We stayed 4 nights and enjoyed the proximity of the centre. The walk through the alleyways to the medina was a challenge with loads of scooters. The centre is a busy mad place but great fun. Watch out... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I will struggle to fault this Riad and its staff. Once you enter through the heavy wooden door, you are transported to an oasis of calm against the hustle and bustle of Marrakech. The rooms on the ground floor surround a small pool which was very welcome after a day in the sun. The room was a great size for... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a taxi from the airport to the Riad which dropped us as near as possible but not outside the front door as the alley way leading there is too narrow for most cars. If you are planning to hire a car the staff at the hotel will help you find parking but think small if you want to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This Riad is of high quality. The interior has a traditional Moroccan feel, with many artisan pieces used to create a tranquil and relaxing atmosphere. There are 12 rooms so this Riad has an intimate/family feel to it. We stayed in the 'Marrakech' family suite and this was perfect for our needs. The room was spacious and airy with a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My best friend and I took a short four day trip to Marrakech and stayed at Palais Riad Calipau. I had read quite a few reviews before i left and was a bit nervous about what i'd find before i got there because some people had unnecessarily complained about the tiniest things which in reality didn't make much difference at... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

I thought the place seemed very clean and comfortable however can be hard to find when you first arrive through the alleyways. I was pleased by the cleanliness of the room and the maids came and cleaned it everyday however the staff was awful and rude! Be warned if you are from a South Asian background you will be treated... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

First thing to remember when visiting Morocco it is in North Africa and standards aren't as high as in Europe or the US. Having said that the Palais Calipau really is an oasis of calm hidden in the centre of the old city. Its about 150 yard walk from the road where the taxi's drop you and as we had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

My experience at this riad was beautiful. The staff were so welcoming. selma was amazing. she was always so helpful. never failed to meet my needs and always made sure that what ever I asked for was paid full attention to. I've never felt so comfortable with the staff it felt like one big family home :) The location of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I hated Marrakesh, I won't beat about the bush. It was filthy, it stank and it was like stepping back in time. However, Riad Palais Calipau was an oasis amidst the craziness of the Medina. Don't even consider driving there with a rental car as this property is on a side street and is down a tiny back alley. It... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Abdul and his staff make this riad special. It's just like it is in the photos. It's easy to get to the main square and surprisingly you don't get lost. It's very relaxed here, the pool is lovely, not heated and initially cold when you first get in but then you warm up and it's lovely. Everyone here is chilled... More

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Address: 14 Derb Ben Zina | Marrakech Kasbah, Marrakech, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:5 star — Palais Riad Calipau Marrakech 5*
Number of rooms: 12
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