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Dar Chams Tanja

5.0 of 5 Guest house   |   2 rue Jnan Kaptan | Medina Bab el Assa, Tangier 11111, Morocco
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Ranked #1 of 39 Tangier B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Michelle and Dominique were so absolutely wonderful! They were warm, welcoming and ready to help at any moment! They arranged tours with wonderful gentleman and made our first stay in tangier a pleasant one! I would recommend this riad to any person traveling to moracco, even one night is worth at this wonderful place! Breakfast was the best we had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All I can say is, our stay was too short, our hosts were gracious and attentive, the location superb, the breakfast beyond compare, the room clean/quiet/cool/fab bathroom, and I must get back there now that I have found it. 100% rating. OH and ask Michelle and Dominik for restaurant advise. Spot on.

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Providence, RI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We selected this hotel because of the reviews, which were 100% correct! Michelle and Dominik could not have been more welcoming and attentive. You are welcomed into their home. Every surface, every space, has been carefully thought about. They collect art from the region and it adorns the rooms and common areas. They offer to make dinner - I wish... More

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East Hampton, New York
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Dar Chams is an amazing restoration of a perfectly located maison on the hills in the Kasbah. Your hosts have chosen quality finishes in their restoration, from the floors, to the fixtures, to the furniture. Beautiful woods, tiles and modern baths. They take pride in offering every comfort you may need. Robes, slippers, soaps, reliable internet on every part of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Well located and even fairly easy to find in the heart of the medina and kasbah (the hills help), beautiful riad with lovely rooms (go for the big ones higher up) and outstanding hospitality and service (including actual servicing of the rooms that was world class!) Good value too. Recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I cannot say enough about how wonderful our stay was at Dar Chams Tanja! Michele and Dominique do everything possible to make their guests comfortable. The hotel (really more of a high-end bed and breakfast) is beautiful and perfectly maintained. The maid service is polite and meticulous, the breakfast is outstanding. They even have a door-man 24 hours who looks... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We visited Africa, Morocco for the first time of our life this April 2014. We took the ferry from Tarifa, Spain and arrived on foot in Tangiers. We were very excited and also a little afraid. Our wonderful host & hostess at the Dar Chams made us feel great and safe. The views from their patio at the top of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Super charming boutique hotel on top of the kasbah area with great view of the city and the harbor. The hotel has one of the best interior design and natural sunlight and with exceptional service and nice breakfast I have had in Morocco. The owner Dominique was super nice and helpful, it was a great pleasure to stay at this... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

This boutique hotel owned by a retired French couple should be featured in a magazine. The attention to detail is incredible. 5 star status wherever it would be located. All of Tangiers old city it tricky to get around and this little Parisienne gem is an oasis. The room we stayed in was called Fassia. It was a Junior Suite... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

By far this was one of the best hotels i have stayed at. Michele the owner was warm and friendly. When you walk in the door of the hotel it is perfection. Everything is new and clean. The breakfast was excellent a great way to start each day! We had a wonderful guide Aziz Saint Laurent who suggested this hotel.... More

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Address: 2 rue Jnan Kaptan | Medina Bab el Assa, Tangier 11111, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Tangier-Tetouan Region > Tangier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Dar Chams Tanja 5*
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Set crossroads of the Kasbah and Medina, the Dar Chams Tanja guesthouse offers an exceptional view over Tangier, its bay and the Straits of Gibraltar. It is within easy access of the souks.The guests house receives you warmly and offers amenities and confort with high quality. In Dar Chams Tanja you will find the quietude you are looking for.Dar Chams Tanja is a traditional Moroccan guest house with high standing and confort: suites and rooms offer air-conditioning reversible, TV satellite 16/9, sound system, free wifi access, comfortable and large bedding and private bathrooms.Guests can dine upon request. We serve typical Moroccan cuisine in the dining room or on the terrace.Dar Chams Tanja also provides a 24-hour reception and a well-being centre, which offers massage treatments. ... more   less 
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