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“nice, many tourists” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Jardin Majorelle

Jardin Majorelle
Rue Yves Saint Laurent, Marrakech 40 000, Morocco
+212 (0)5 24 31 30 47
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Ranked #6 of 89 Attractions in Marrakech
Type: Gardens
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Nicely designed and maintained gardens, similar to those of Generalife in Granada, Spain. It’s a good place to recoup from the intensity of the market atmosphere.
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“nice, many tourists”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

The Jardin is nice, but smaller than I thought, with many tourists going through. Worth the visit, but do not expect too much.

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“My favorite place in Marrakech”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

I loved the Jardin Majorelle. What a spectacularly beautiful place and in spite of the crowds my visit was rather peaceful and serene. If you're visiting Marrakech, this place is a "must see" in my opinion. The garden is laid out very well with both tropical plants and cacti from all over the world. The electric cobalt blue paint they used throughout the garden was magical.

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“exquisite”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

Great place. Interesting history owned by yves saint laurent and his late partner. Interesting how they over look his their sexuality.
We went at 11:00 am very crowded lots of tour buses. Our guide explained that if we had time it would have been better to come in the afternoon less people.

This is a must see.

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“Amazing!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

If you visit Marrakech you cannot miss the Jardin Majorelle. The garden is lovely and vibrant - full of flowers and color! I advise you to arrive very early if you want to enjoy the gardens before the busloads of tourists arrive - I went at 9.15 am and had about 15 minutes before it was flooded with people. Get there when the doors open for a peaceful experience and a chance to get some great photos!

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“Beautiful!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

Lovely gardens- no need to do them on a tour: much cheaper just to walk from town or get a caleche. A good place to get your breath back after the souks!

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