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Tajdar B-P 701, Ouarzazate 45000, Morocco
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Ranked #9 of 57 Ouarzazate B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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50 reviews 50 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is located outside the city in a quiet area that can be reached either by car or taxi. The staff is extremely kind, professional and helpful. There is a pleasant garden with swimming pool where you can relax. The rooms are spacious (especially those with pool view), clean and well equipped. If you are planning to visit the... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This Riad is spectacular. It is set in a quiet area of Ouarzazate. Our room was overlooking the pool and the fields behind this Riad. The rooms are clean and spacious. Dinner here was excellent and the breakfast was good. The staff here were very friendly and we had a great time here. Wifi was available in the room and... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the way back from our desert experience in M'Hamid I stayed here with 2 friends for 2 nights. I would definitely recommend you this place: Great looking, well maintained public spaces, nice pool and VERY friendly and helpful staff are my main highlights, read my complete review to find out more. Booking/Rate We actually booked via Booking.com on the... More

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is a stylish heaven tucked away in ouarazazate. I found the rooms very attractive and the pool area well kept. Staff were helpful and friendly. The food here is of a good standard and the dinning area pleasant. I love the central courtyard area of the hotel with its water feature and lanterns, very atmospheric! I only stayed... More

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New York City, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They say Ouarzazat is "Hollywood in Africa" because it's used in so many films. Well, this hotel feels like a place the film people would use. The pool and outdoor dining area shrouded by palm trees could easily pass for Beverly Hills. The hotel is laid back and has such friendly staff, with beautiful understated decor and gorgeous lanterns. Rooms... More

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62 reviews 62 reviews
28 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Guidebooks say that Ouarzazate is mostly a base for travellers between Marrakesh and the desert. Perhaps, but Dar Chamaa definitely provided a most peaceful oasis for exploring the region, including the Kasbahs of Aït Bennadou and Skoura. The hotel is a modern construction with nods to local architecture, a nice swimming pool and lounge areas. Rooms are clean and laid... More

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16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only sorry it was only for one night. What a special hotel - not what we were expecting at all. Lovely poolside area for drinks and dinner was great. Rooms not enormous so I'm glad we didn't need to share.

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Marrakech, Morocco
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40 reviews 40 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Darchamaa remains my favorite place in Ouarzazate, the rooms are spacious & clean, the staff friendly and always willing to help, can not recommend it enough, AC & hot water is very efficient I can not recommend this place enough, Zaza

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Ardmore, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

My wife and I stayed at Dar Chamaa as part of a desert tour arranged through Morocco Excursions (also reviewed). As the last riad on our tour, we thought we had figured out the whole "tourist riad" vibe. Dar Chamaa confounded our expectations. As others have written, it is a very modern approach to lodging off the main drag in... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Friendly check in, pleasant stay, staff efficient and friendly, nothing "was too much trouble". Effective Wi-Fi connection, dinner and breakfast tasty and well served. Contemporary décor, comfortable room. Enjoyed the Aquatint art pieces in the reception areas. Nice views from the top floor and the dinner outside on the pool terrace.

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Address: Tajdar B-P 701, Ouarzazate 45000, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Souss-Massa-Draa Region > Ouarzazate
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