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“Not large but worth a visit ....” 5 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 #5 of 84 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.
Henley on Thames
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“Not large but worth a visit ....”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Some amazing cacti set in lovely surroundings and a great place to get some shade on a hot day. Nice boutiques with local products on the street outside the gardens.

Visited October 2013
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“Beautiful, but crowded”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

The gardens are stunning and the Berber museum is very interesting and informative, but it is very busy.
Unlike other gardens in Marrakesh, Majorelle is much more sculpted and landscaped and it shows with the number of people there. Great for photographs, but you will have to accept crowds of people in every frame.
personally I preferred the museum to the gardens. The jewelry and costumes were superb and gave an insight into traditional life in Morocco.

Visited October 2013
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Worcester, England, United Kingdom
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“beautiful.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Gorgeous gardens top escape the smoke and hustle of the city. Get a taxi though as it's quite a way from the centre.

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lymington, hampshire
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“Peace and tranquility”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

The colours, the water, the sitting areas, the plants, the quiet and the beautiful courtyard area for coffee/lunch. And it also contains a very good museum on Berber culture

Visited November 2013
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“Clean air in busy Marrakech”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

It was a lovely garden, seemed like a very popular site in Marrakech for tourists, therefore many people.

Visited November 2013
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