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Residence Marrakech Palm Club
Avenue Yacoub El Mansour, Marrakech 40090, Morocco   |  
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Ranked #113 of 190 Specialty Lodging in Marrakech
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5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“In need of updating”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

The palm club is very peaceful, and well situated for the Gardens and the old town and about 20 minute walk to the city centre.
The apartment was very clean and the patio was walled with a lime tree in the middle and backed onto the Gardens, it was peaceful to sit and relax.
The resort does need some upgrading as the sunbeds were all broken and our apartment bathroom looked a little tired.
The horse and carriage ride is a must as is a visit to Al fassia restaurant but you must book as its always full.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

A nice location just out of the old town and backing onto the famous Jardin Majorelle. About 20-25 minutes walk to the Main Square or a cheap taxi ride. (or Caleche - Horse and carridge- if you prefer as they all stop here to visit the gardens)

The complex entrance is hidden in the corner of a car park by a fitness centre. Most taxi drivers do not seem to know its there. Just ask for the Jardin Majorelle and get dropped opposite the supermarket.

Its a pleasnt complex with the entrances to the apartments built around a swimming pool. The apartments are on two levels with the bedroom on the second level with a large balcony around the back going off the bedroom. Ours (213) backed nicely onto the Jardin Majorelle gardens.

Its quiet even though its near a busy main road and at night you get to hear the frogs chatting to each other!

There are no facililites. No bar, restaurant etc but there is a good large supermarket across the road and a few restaurants nearby.

The apartments are clean and spacious. They are a little worn though. New balcony furniture is needed. My plastic chair was so brittle from too long in the sun that it shattered when I leant back on it. The few sunbeds around the swimming pool are falling apart. The public areas are cleaned every dayand the room was tidied by the made each day too.

The good modern air conditioning units were really appriciated!

No microwave in the kitchen. And they charged £1.50 because I broke a small glass! Talking of charges there are tourist taxes to pay - about £15.00. (400 DHM) Internet wi fi costs £7.50 for the week but we managed to find a free signal on the balcony and the local pizza place has free wifi too.

All in all a good base to explore Marrakech from and ok for the price but it wouldn't hurt them to make a few cheap upgrades.

Room Tip: Upstairs apartments best as they have noce balconies. Downstairs have a back yard but have no view.
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  • Stayed June 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Reviews in 18 cities Reviews in 18 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2011

Although the apartment we stayed in was a little worn and dated we had a great stay here. The apartment had a private garden area which was perfect for relaxed outdoor breakfasts and a little quiet reading. It was slightly out of season when we visited but the outdoor pool was still available if a little on the cool side. Most days we walked the short distance to the Old town and Souks its also convenient for the New town area. We found the staff at the resort really friendly and helpful and communication with all staff was no problem at all.

  • Stayed November 2010, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2010

The Palm Club is a little old fashioned, but it lies on a very good place to visit the Souks. The appartments are good and clean. It is a very quiet place in a city full of hectic.

  • Stayed November 2010, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Residence Marrakech Palm Club

Address: Avenue Yacoub El Mansour, Marrakech 40090, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #113 of 190 Specialty Lodging in Marrakech
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 16
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Marrakech, one of the most beautiful cities of Morocco, is famous for history, the food, architecture and for the entertainment. The resort is located near Jardins de Majorelle, near to the city centre. ... more   less 
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