Finding Mama was just awesome! I needed to take the train to Tangier in less than an hour and just had enough time to get the quick tour through the hostel and leave my backpack there to go to the train station. So I had the chance to enjoy all that is Mama when I came back a couple of days later. Karim is the greatest host ever!
The location of the hostel is also great, you can go to Jamaa El Fna by foot within minutes, and get a taxi to wherever you want to go. There are good places to eat around, and the hostel has a kitchen if you prefer to cook your food. Beds are comfortable and you can have warm/hot showers with abundant water. Moroccan breakfast as soon as you wake up and mint tea all day long!
I enjoyed chatting with other guests from all over the world and the environment of the hostel helps you to do it, starting with the staff which will make sure you feel at home. Im planning on going back to Morocco soon and for sure I will be staying here again.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Description of Property and Hostel: Hostel Riad Mama Marrakech is a warm friendly place that welcomes travelers and backpackers, ages 18 and over, from all the far corners of the world. We have a tremendous amount of experience in the hospitality industry. Collectively, we are native English, French, Arabic and Spanish speakers so we can understand what travelers need during their stay in a place that may or may not be familiar. As our guest, you can relax on our beautiful garden terrace and drink free mint tea all day if you desire. If you are feeling social, mingle with other guests listening to music in our comfortable ground floor salon and even feel free to cook yourself a meal in our kitchen, using the wonderful spices you may have just gotten from the Souks. We can also help you set up the adventure of your life with day and night trips to other cities… Go to the beach for the day in Essaouira, take a hike on the trails and waterfalls in the mountains of Ourika Valley or even go camel riding and spend some time in the Sahara… After a few days of adventure, you may want to relax, come back to Mama Marrakech and sense that this hostel is your home away from home. We desire that you to feel that this experience is one you want to tell your friends about or feel safe enough to come back alone, because you are a part of our extended family! Accomodations: Three large mixed dorm rooms available: Dorm One- 5 single beds with bathroom en-suite Dorm Two- 6 single beds, Dorm Three - 6 single beds. All dorms have a bathroom a few feet away from the room and all clients have access to the bathroom and shower on the terrace. There are 3 nice European style bathrooms with hot water showers in the hostel. Prices: 120 Moroccan Dirhams per person per night for dorm 1 with 5 beds and bathroom in the room (approximately 12,50 Euros), 100 Moroccan Dirhams per person per night for dorm two and three (approximately 9,00 Euros). Private rooms are possible for groups that can fill the accommodation desired room or entire hostel. Prices can be arranged by email based on the needs of each party. ... more less
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