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“Convenient for the train station” 5 of 5 stars
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Red Hotel Marrakech
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Angle Avenue Med V et Hassan ll, Gueliz, Marrakech, Morocco   |  
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Ranked #266 of 461 Hotels in Marrakech
Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
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“Convenient for the train station”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We stayed here on our last night in Morocco. We had been 'riding the rail' from Marrakech to Tangier, then over to Gibraltar, then train from Tangier to Fes and then from Fes back to Marrakech and chose this hotel because it is right across the street from the train station. Although we hadn't been staying there in our first few days, the reception person was very helpful with letting us store some of our luggage in their baggage room while we were travelling around the rest of the country, before arriving there for our last night. The hotel is modern but decorated in a Moroccan style, with the rooms situated around a central open courtyard and they share some restaurants with the Opera hotel group next door. We had traditional Moroccan food (chicken bastilla, yummy, and lamb tagine) in the poolside café and it was very good. (The chicken bastilla is big enough for two and is chicken with almonds in a filo pastry shell with cinnamon and powdered sugar). The breakfast was very good as well and we booked our room through lastminute.com for about £40 which we thought was good value including the luggage storage for a week. The doorman (who looks a lot like James Bond's Oddjob) was very helpful.

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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

We just spent 4 nights at the Red Hotel before heading up to Agadir. had a great time, great location , friendly staff, rooms are a good size and very clean and tidy. would definately recomend the Red Hotel. Great place to base yourslef whilst you explore the sights of Marrakesh. Great pool as well!

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 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
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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4 hotel reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013 via mobile

Have just spent 3 nights here and have found the hotel to be clean and all the staff we have come into contact with are polite and friendly. About a 45 minute walk to the medina or a 50 dhr taxi ride that's about 4 quid. I know the locals pay less but at least forwarned it shouldn't be a suprise. Hotel is right opposite the train station but we didn't hear one train whilst staying here so don't let that put you off. Good hotel in a convenient position. I might consider a hotel nearer the medina if I came here again but then might find it a lot more expensive and maybe not as friendly.

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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

My mom and a couple of friends stayed in the hotel in the last week of September/first couple of days in October and to be honest reading some of the previous reviews we were not sure what to expect especially since it is a 3* however we were pleasantly surprised :)

The decor, feel and atmosphere of the hotel is very welcoming and modern. The staff are very friendly and polite, always have a smile and say hello! The room was facing the road and the train station but we had no problems with noise as the balcony had double doors so if we wanted some quiet we would just shut the door. The rooms were comfortable, a good size and always cleaned.

Many of the facilitates are shared with the hotel next door (which is a 4*). The hotel boasts that it has a bowling alley, spa, and club however they are located in the hotel next door. It was great knowing that we had these facilitates and the other hotel was also quite friendly. The pool area is shared so you will most likely see people you do not recognise but it is a lovely little lounge area. I would recommend the hammam, it was great and my skin was glowing!

The location of the hotel is great as we were able to go on foot to most places such as the markets. We were close enough to get to the markets to walk however not so close that it had all the hustle and bustle. There are plenty of trendy cafe's and restaurants just a short walk away offering all things continental to traditional.

I would recommend the bus tour that we did over 2 days as there was an inner city and outer city tour. It was great and convenient because it stopped straight outside the hotel.

Also - in term of the food. I had read in a previous review that vegetarian food would be hard to come by however I had no issues as those who do not eat meat or fish are well catered for! The markets in the evenings are a must, the smell of all the wonderful food and the entertainment is great!

All in all a great hotel and trip! Will definatley be back and would recommend all to stay here :)

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

A pretty new hotel, which makes it nicely clean, crisp and modern. Location is good, opposite the train station and 5-10 minutes walk to some nice shops & restaurants, and about a 25 minute walk to the medina. Breakfast buffet was more than decent too.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Belper, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed here during the last week in September / first week of October (2013).

The hotel met all of our needs; it provided a clean, comfortable room, a lovely pool area to relax around and was within range of the major sights of the city.

We visited most places on foot and due to its location, found it really easy to navigate to and from the main sights such as Jemaa El Fna and Majorelle Gardens.

The pool area was a lovely place to relax and regroup after all the hustle and bustle of the square, and the pool itself was warm enough but nice and cooling at the same time (the missus might disagree there ;-) !).

The room was comfortable and clean (the air con was a must after a day in the heat!), and although we had a room facing the main road and train station opposite, we had no problems with sound or light keeping us awake due to the double glazing and blackout curtains.

The lounge bar next door, which was part of the hotel, was nice. Not exactly a rave, but somewhere to chill with a beer and a shisha pipe!

All in all, a good hotel with decent facilities and friendly staff. Would recommend.

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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 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
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Papamoa, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

I stayed here the first night in Morocco, was a nice hotel, good breakfast, really helpful staff but didn't feel all that Moroccan, was just what I was after at that point though, quiet night before plunging into Morocco

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled solo
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Angle Avenue Med V et Hassan ll, Gueliz, Marrakech, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
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Ranked #266 of 461 Hotels in Marrakech
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Red Hotel Marrakech 3*
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