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Riad Arous Chamel

3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   16 rue Abdessadak, Tangier 90000, Morocco
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Ranked #18 of 39 Tangier B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Seattle, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Loved, loved, loved this place! We wanted to be right smack in the middle of the old medina and we wanted a place packed with with old Moroccan charm, and we got it! In spades! The interiors are spectacular, attention was given to every detail! Immaculately clean. Staff was great, warm, friendly, attentive and eager to make sure that you... More

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Montreal, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

- SMALL ROOMS - OVER PRICED (I would not pay more than $25 MAX) - NOT CLEAN - FOOD IS POOR Q. - BED SHEETS (SMELLY / DUSTY) - Room Floors DUSTY - BATHROOM (NOT CLEAN / OLD / NOT RENOVATED / POOR Quality Soap / Poor Quality in everything / Poor Quality towel / Smelly Bathroom) OVER the worst... More

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kamara31, Gérant at Riad Arous Chamel, responded to this review

Hi and thank's for your review ,sorry you don't like it but i think you make a mistake when you book in riad Arous Chamel it was better for you to choose a new hotel along the beach but the price is different Everywhere we say that the riad is inside the old medina so you must walk 250 meters,... More

Erbil, Iraq
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53 reviews 53 reviews
51 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

... "hidden" being the operative word as this lovely riad is terribly signed, but we were fortunate to have a taxi driver who knew exactly where it was and walked us to it. Apart from the near invisible signage, the hotel is lovely: exactly how you´d expect a Moroccan riad tucked away in a medina to look. Our host was... More

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Truro, Massachusetts
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54 reviews 54 reviews
14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

A real treasure! Beautiful Riad in the Medina, delightful, charming, like something out of "Casablanca" or "Lawrence of Arabia". The owner met me where the cab let me off and (thankfully) lead me through the maze to the riad. Nice roof top terrace with a view to the sea, breakfast is served here good place to kick back after exploring... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

The taxi dropped us off at the edge of the medina, from there a helpful local (cost 10 dhirham!) guided us through the charming walkways if the medina. The stay was good and the were no noise issues with nearby mosques! However my friends iphone may have been left in the room if the phone is there please email me... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

A really nice riad in the middle of the medina. A bit tricky to find at first - we basically just stumbled upon it by chance - but easy enough to get to once you've got used to it. We stayed here for two nights in November and it was a lovely way to start our trip in Morocco. Our... More

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Vila Real de Santo Antonio, Portugal
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112 reviews 112 reviews
27 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013 via mobile

Riad Arous Chamel, was a great option in our short stay in Tangier; although not easy to find - we had to recur to one of the spontaneous city guides, other way, today, we'd still lost on those labyrinthine streets - the experience was amazing. The Riad has a beautiful and cozy decoration, from the bedrooms to the common areas,... More

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Baarn, The Netherlands
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Really Nice Riad. They have nice clean rooms and are child friendly. For our 1 year old they even had a bike. So he could bike in the square of the Riad. Breakfast is simple. Rooftop has a great view of the harbor. You're between 5 mosqs so you can hear all the prairs...really loud ;-) A lot of restaurants... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013 via mobile

Really enjoyed my stay at this Riad, the building is beautiful fir the inside. Very difficult to find and I recommend you ring them when you arrive to meet you when you exit the Ferry terminal. Took me over an hour to find the place. Rasheed is very helpful and friendly. Helped me find a beer when I needed one.... More

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Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Philippines
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Riad Arouz Chamel is the first place that made me see what Moroccan architecture is. They have beautiful rooms and a very nice rooftop. Breakfast was also superb! They have multi-lingual staff and a very hands on owner who happened to be there for a night shift when we arrived. He made way for one staff who cannot make it... More

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Address: 16 rue Abdessadak, Tangier 90000, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Tangier-Tetouan Region > Tangier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Riad Arous Chamel 3.5*
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Discover the heart of Tangier just a step from the petit socco in the center of the medina (hurdy-gurdy city), this riad authentic completely restored in the respect for the Arabian-Andalusian tradition will seduce you by its soothing and warm atmosphere-*Gilles and Fatima will drive(guide) you and will advise you throughout your stay to miss nothing the mythical city-*Superbe seen since the terrace on the city and the bay ... more   less 
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