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“Train travel is easy in Morocco!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Station Marrakesh

Station Marrakesh
Hasan II Avenue, Marrakech, Morocco
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Ranked #13 of 90 Attractions in Marrakech
Type: Scenic Railroads
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Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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“Train travel is easy in Morocco!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We came to the station a few days ahead of our planned trip to Tangier to be sure we could get tickets for the sleeper cars, which was an excellent bargain, by the way, approx. $35 each for the 11 hour overnight trip. The station is new, there are a few shops, including an ice cream café and good ole' McDonalds if you overspend in the souks and need a quick cheap meal! The ticket officers were very helpful and the station was immaculate.

Visited October 2013
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“Very Nice”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Despite the condition of some of the trains in Morocco, this, and other stations are very good and quite modern.

Visited September 2013
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Coram, New York
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“A huge train station”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

It's a huge train station. The tall building with very high ceiling is certainly much bigger than Casa Voyageurs in Casablanca. There were not too many people and you felt that it's very spacious. There were Mcdonalds etc. inside the train station. It seems modern and certainly better than the station of Casa Voyageurs.

Visited September 2013
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Tetouan, Morocco
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“The beautiful Gare Routiere”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

Whether arriving or departing Marrakech by train, the Gare Routiere is a beautiful building in which to do this. The huge glass front ornamented in a modern version of tradition patterns allows an unobstructed view; Slender fluted colomns soar to the ceiling; Decorative polished tilework gleams on the floor. Situated within the Gare are several fast food outlets as well as a pattisiere, a pizza cafe & restaurant on the upper level and Luigi’s, an excellent Italian restaurant. On the ground floor level is an Information Centre, a Post Office, a Phone outlet and a shop selling drinks, snacks, magazines & newspapers.

If you are continuing your travels, the SupraTours Bus Depot is part of the station complex.

Visited September 2013
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Perth, Australia
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“Old Meets New”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

This is one of those landmark train stations....well designed & fitting of the traverse from old to new...modern but keeping to true Moroccan sensibility of style...

Visited October 2012
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