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“Only Ruins” 3 of 5 stars
Review of El Badi Palace

El Badi Palace
Place des Ferblantiers, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Ranked #28 of 92 attractions in Marrakech
Type: Historic Sites
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Glass House Mountains, Australia
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“Only Ruins”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

Really not a lot to see. All the grandeur of this palace has been lost or luted over the years. Ok for a 30 minute wander.

Visited June 2013
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“Not worth a visit”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Our friends went, not us. They said it was just a ruin, very disappointing. Don't go in the afternoon as it is too hot.

Visited June 2013
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“A place to visit.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

You'll feel like going two centuries back in time and imagine your self living in those times.... What a dream.

Visited April 2013
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“Pay a visit!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

It is a nice place to go from the animated Medina, but not very impressive. There are not many things to be seen. The guest’s rooms, the garden and the storks I liked the most.

Visited June 2013
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London, United Kingdom
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“a peaceful haven in the middle of bustling marrakech”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

We went out of the main tourist season so there wasn,t many people visiting here at the same time as.It was so peaceful you could imagine how beautiful this place would have been in all its glory.The storks nesting are fascinating to watch.The views from the top are beautiful one side the mountains the other the rooftops and mosques of marrakech.I stood there for ages soaking up the sun and listening to calling of prayers and i was transported back in time.I couldn,t believe how peaceful it was it was almost like it had been soundproofed to block out the noise of the hustle and bustle on the other side of the walls.Well worth a visit

Visited November 2012
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