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“Elegant, tranquil oasis amidst the hustle and bustle of Marrakech” 5 of 5 stars
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Riad Ma'ab
23 Derb Chentouf, Marrakech 40000, Morocco   |  
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Ranked #81 of 1,094 Marrakech B&B and Inns
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“Elegant, tranquil oasis amidst the hustle and bustle of Marrakech”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2009

Riad Ma'ab is an elegant, tranquil oasis amidst the hustle and bustle of Marrakech. Set back in a quiet residential street inside the Medina, yet within a five-minute walk to the souks and Jemaa El-Fna Town Square. We stayed at Riad Ma'ab prior to the official opening so everything was brand new. The owners, John and Cindy, rebuilt the Riad during a three-year span that has resulted in a beautiful home away from home for the tired traveler. The Riad has 5 rooms with a sunny roof top terrace and a cool relaxing courtyard. We stayed in the room on the courtyard level that worked out great for us since we had our 4 yr old daughter with us. She needed more room to run around so we kept our room door open all the time and used the courtyard/salon as her extended play area. The bed and linens were very comfortable and we had a huge tub in our bathroom. Breakfast was traditional Berber and we had plenty of food. John and Cindy, along with their innkeeper Hussein, made us feel at home and took care of our every need. One night we were so tired from sightseeing and didn't feel like going out, Hussein cooked us dinner within a moments notice. It was delicious and our daughter kept saying "yum". We highly recommend Riad Ma’ab and would definitely return!

  • Stayed May 2009, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 23 Derb Chentouf, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites
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Ranked #81 of 1,094 B&Bs / Inns in Marrakech
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Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
An English speaking B&B located in Riad Laarousse Medina Marrakech. Riad Ma’ab is a fully renovated riad in traditional Berber design and furnishing from local artisans. We have 4 bedrooms with private bathroom, two rooms with full bath and three with shower. We proudly use ecological cleaning products as much as we can and try hard to provide responsible low impact tourism. Raid Ma’ab is a place to which one returns. ... more   less 
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