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El Minzah Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   85 rue de la Liberte, Tangier 90000 , Morocco
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We have just left this appalling excuse for a hotel after 1 nights stay. To say it was the worst hotel and staff I've experienced is an understatement. Upon check in we were met by 2 rude guys who were so unfriendly & unwelcoming. We requested quiet rooms. They gave us rooms facing a courtyard on the 2nd floor, this... More

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Huntsville, AL
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hotel is a little threadbare but comfortable and well located. Service is slow in the bar and restaurant, but it is more of a cultural thing. Very good location if you're on foot. Very close to the old city. We got a car and driver for a 3 hour excursion for 60 Euros plus tip. Very reasonable and worthwhile.

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Ramsey, New Jersey
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family stayed here for 2 nights. The best part of the room was the private terrace & the breakfast buffet. Make sure you order the mint tea. The staff were very attentive. The location was perfect! It is located right outside the medina.

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Porto, Portugal
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would like to inform all of you to stay away this 5 class hotel which is not 5 stars.Checking in at the reception took half hour and I saw my room was smelling nefarious.The people who were at the reception couldnt even speak English properly and what is more they were so rude.They changed my room whit other one... More

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Frederick, Maryland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This was our first time to Morocco, and we took the ferry from Spain to Tangier. The hotel was a convenient 5 minute cab ride from the port (the cab ride, in a grand taxi, cost 6 euro). We were very impressed from the moment we walked into the hotel. Morocco is much different than Europe, and can be a... More

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Marbella, Spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I have been going to this hotel for years. The staff spoil you and the service in he restaurants is excellent. Everything about El Minzah tkes one back 4/50 years because that is how the service and attention was, great. The spa is also top quality. If you stay here the minute you go out of the frony door you... More

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Newcastle, Australia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
17 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

A very old world style of hotel as shown by all the photos of the guests who have stayed there.We stayed two nights but separated by our 9 day tour of Morocco but we were impressed. The ambience of the place is very good with a nice room and ample breakfast. The restaurant in the bar downstairs was excellent and... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We arrived to the hotel with no reservation but our friend had one booked. They staff were very kind and helpful. We got a magnificent room. It was very spacious with an amazing view. It felt like you traveled back in time in some parts of the hotel, you could feel the history. The breakfast was different but good, It... More

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New York, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The hotel is a throwback to a different era. You can imagine the people who stayed there in its day and what it was like. Our room was lovely albeit a bit small but we had a balcony with a view of the sea. Breakfast was great. The town itself leaves a lot to be desired, We stayed two nights... More

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Daytona Beach, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Our stay at El Minzah spoiled our trip to Tangiers. It was the worst experience we ever had. I wondered whether it was because we had prepaid through Expedia. There is a problem with the electronic keys at this hotel. The staff knows it, but management makes them deal with it. Use of the keys varies. Sometimes you have to... More

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Address: 85 rue de la Liberte, Tangier 90000 , Morocco
Location: Morocco > Tangier-Tetouan Region > Tangier
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — El Minzah Hotel 5*
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