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“one of the best place to stay in Mkech” 5 of 5 stars
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Sofitel Marrakech Palais Imperial
5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rue Harroun Errachid | Hivernage, Marrakech 40000, Morocco   |  
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Ranked #263 of 460 hotels in Marrakech
Lyon, France
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“one of the best place to stay in Mkech”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2009

First class hotel close at 10 minutes from the souks.
Excellent , food and rooms. Outstanding services, people helpfull and friendly.
BUT prices for services in relation.
Sauna and heated indoor pool on extra charges, thats a pitty
Little noise from the back street , behind the pool.
Notice: bargain with taxi drivers!
Good place for Amekis and Royal golf

  • Stayed December 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 4 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2009

It's a shame about this hotel because it has a lot going for it. The location to the medina is great and it's walkable to several good cafes and restaurants. The rooms are nice. So is the pool. That's about as far as I can go because the Sofitel Palais Imperial just nickel and dimes you for everything. And then, of course, you have to the tip the concierge or doorman for having just nickel and dimed you. The young women at the reception desk are out and out rude. Then there's the food which is just this side of atrocious. On our next visit we won't be coming back here. There are so many places in Marrakech that we're sure to find something better elsewhere.

  • Stayed November 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Sofitel Marrakech Palais Imperial

Address: Rue Harroun Errachid | Hivernage, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#10 Business Hotel in Marrakech
#89 Family Hotel in Marrakech
#101 Luxury Hotel in Marrakech
#102 Spa Hotel in Marrakech
#174 Romantic Hotel in Marrakech
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Sofitel Marrakech Palais Imperial 5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Sofitel Marrakech Palais Imperial stands out as a landmark in the heart of Marrakech with a striking architecture inspired by Arabian-Mauresque palace. It is close to historical monuments including the famous Jema El Fna square and less than 15 minutes far from Marrakech Menara airport. Let yourself be carried away by the palace atmosphere which makes Sofitel an ideal place for a romantic or family getaway. ... more   less 
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