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Riad Armelle

23 Derb l'Hotel | Bab Doukkala, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Altrincham
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76 reviews 76 reviews
26 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

As others have stated Riad Armelle is very much a little piece of tranquillity, which for us was much needed whilst in Morocco. It fair to say though that this place isn't for everyone. If your expecting a European style Hotel then its best that you go a find one as this place isn't for you. However that's not to... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

A very calming beautiful riad tucked away in the bustle off marrakech. The owners are French and gave us a very friendly welcome, the manager speaks good french,german,and English he was very helpful. All the rooms are different and very comfortable with birds flying in and out off our bedroom door greeting us. Food was very tasty and they lit... More 

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Wickford, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stayed here for a break in march 13 but forgot to do the review! The riad is a beautiful place once your inside the gates after the hectic ness outside it is indeed a haven! The owners are so friendly and helpful! I have recommended this place to everyone that wants to visit morocco. The rooms are all very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Just returned from Marrakech having stayed at this Riad,i can only recommend it. The service and surroundings are memorable for all the right reasons,staff polite ,helpful and friendly.Rooms here are beautifully decorated throughout and they are all different. they are a real credit to the French owners. The location is excellent close to the big square and other attractions,would recommend... More 

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Hindhead
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Great Riad in the Medina. Manager and staff where extremely helpful and very efficient. They were a pleasure to deal with and were a mine of information on the delights of the Medina and Morocco in general. The Riad was a haven of peace and quiet after the noise and confusion of the Medina. Bedroom air condition was very welcome... More 

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Gatineau, Canada
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15 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I arrived at the Riad in quite a state, having had great difficulty finding a taxi driver who knew where the Riad was. Upon arrival, I was greeted by Armelle herself and made to feel so welcome. She went out of her way to make sure that I was given a room which was to my liking. I chose the... More 

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Norwich, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here in February for a week with our 14 month old baby and had a great time. Charming building with a superb double courtyard and roof terrace. Food exquisite each night (we ate in due to having a little one). Staff were the friendliest I've encountered, from the breakfast team the room staff and evening. All went to great... More 

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Downham Market, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

We have just spent a delightful week at this beautiful Riad hidden in the Medina. It has been lovingly restored by its French owners and its a gem, very quiet and peaceful and very authentic. Our experience was nothing like that of the last reviewer and we were treated with nothing but respect and helpfulness by all of the staff.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

We stay here for 10 days. Beautiful rooms in oriental style, very clean. The roof terrace is great to relax and switch off from the souks and Jemaa el Fna. Each 3-course dinner was great prepared and varied local cuisine. All the staff were very friendly and helpful, special requests (mint tea, delicious!) were not a problem. Special thanks to... More 

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

This place is horrible - the service is the worst my husband and I have ever encountered (and we travel frequently!). Their credit card machine at this supposed riad wasn't working - we tried 4 different cards which we were using without any trouble all over Morocco - and the lady accused us of having bad credit. We then told... More 

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