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Riad Arous Chamel

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16 rue Abdessadak, Tangier 90000, Morocco
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Love this quaint place. Beautiful exotic Moroccan decor just made it so inviting and pleasing to enter. Very clean. Breakfast is cooked by the owner's wife, which tastes great. Best thing is, breakfast is on the rooftop, overlooking the medina. Unforgettable memories staying here, although getting here can be a little tough - you may need to tip locals to... More 

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Great Milton, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
13 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Yes- this is a hard place to find and you do need to be met outside the Medina ( we didn't arrange this and got very lost!) but it's well worth seeking out for an authentic Riad experience. Do not book in if you need a Western hotel experience. The breakfast on the roof terrace is authentic, the service friendly... More 

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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This hotel is located right in the Tangier medina and will give you an authentic Riad experience. Our room was comfortable and had a private bathroom (which was actually a set of stairs outside our room, but good enough for us). The hotel offered a great terrace to relax and enjoy the view, where a traditional breakfast was served (very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I stayed at this Riad for a couple of nights during my stay in Tangiers, I am so glad I came here. I was at the Continental before but wasn't feeling it so I went hunting for a good authentic hotel in town until I found this Riad in the middle of the Casbah (on Rue Abdessadak which is easily... More 

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Maryland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This riad is well locales in the Medina. Easy to get to other places in the Medina and in town. We were a bit disappointed by the condition of our room but the wonderful made an effort to make our stay comfortable. The decoration is beautiful and with good taste. Not all rooms have conditioning. They help us in getting... More 

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Helsingoer, Denmark
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay here. We stayed in a beautiful grey room at the ground floor (which was a little noisy when people were coming and going, but the hotel wasn't fully booked when we stayed here, so it wasn't the biggest problem). We stayed for a couple of nights, and the breakfast was really nice. The place was... More 

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Warrenton, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

BE CAREFUL WHEN YOU BOOK AT THIS HOTEL! The amount you pay for your room will depend on whether your room will include a PRIVATE BATHROOM IN YOUR OR AIR CONDITIONING (they will NOT INDICATE that when you are booking). We asked for a fan, and they stated they wouldn't provide one. We will not be returning to this hotel.... More 

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

HI Yes it's right that the price is different depending on standing of each room For the choice of the place to book in tangier lot of people like the old city and it's a shame to say " be carrefull it' s populateed " the old city of tangier is populated but very secure More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Good Guesthouse with authentic style. Find out what kind of room. Some are with separate toilet etc. Right in the middle of the old centre(Medina) no reach for taxi's. Douches, toilet and airco OK! Breakfast OK. Drink a beer ( ST. Michel)on the top terrace. Be careful with ordering taxi's to Airport (150 Derham of 13,50 Euro, not more). Pleasant... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

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 

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