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Le Paradis du Safran

Opens in 6 min: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Unique and authentic experience

Christine is very welcoming and informative on her beautiful garden, her collection of plants is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Hanna Rose P
What an amazing lady

Christine was so welcoming as soon as we stepped in the door! She invited us into her paradise and... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2019
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Douar Takaterete/Ait Touchente, km 31, Route d'Ourika | Douar Takaterete/Ait Touchente, km 31,, Ourika 42452, Morocco
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Christine is very welcoming and informative on her beautiful garden, her collection of plants is incredible and the staff is lovely, definitely would recommend to anyone wanting a unique and authentic Moroccan experience. Thank you Christine

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Hanna Rose P
FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Hanna Rose, what a lovely "flowery" comment - thank you so much for your kind visit and having shared wonderful moments in our lovely garden! Hope to see you next time again. Best wishes, Christine

Reviewed June 14, 2019

We visited the garden as it sounded so nice in the travel book. It didn't live up to the review though. Once in, we were standing there by ourselves wondering what to do and what all means. We didnt get any help or advice so...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank katherineannelee
FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2019

We are sorry to learn that your stay in our paradise garden did not meet your expectations, katherineannelee. Thank you for your visit and having taken the time to comment.

Reviewed May 31, 2019 via mobile

Christine was so welcoming as soon as we stepped in the door! She invited us into her paradise and that is an understatement. I would definitely recommend this visit to friends and family! She has worked incredibly hard to fulfil this vision and to make...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2019

Dear Jess, thank you soooo much for your visit with Sarah and Hannah, and your delightful comment! Also thanks to lovely Michele from Riad Assakina for having sent you in our paradise. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Having translated...More

Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

After visiting Anima Gardens we went to visit the saffron paradise created by Christine. What a charming lady with an interesting story. Of course this time of the year it is not saffron season. But walking through her bio gardens it worth a visit. So...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank DanielPreuk
FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2019

Thank you very much, dear Daniel, for your lovely comment and your kind visit. Happy to learn that you enjoyed our paradise although there was no Saffron to see (November). My ladies will be happy when I inform them about your great review. All the...More

Reviewed April 6, 2019

As part of a double garden tour from our hotel, we arrived expecting open fields with a view of the High Atlas - as the image - not the fascinating hard work story of the owner, the extensive herb garden, foot exercise trail with herbal...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank John T
FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2019

Dear John. So sorry that we had so bad weather when you visited us! Normally, the view on the Atlas Mountains is breathtaking... Thank you for your lovely comment and your visit. Happy to know that you enjoyed our Saffron Lunch which is always prepared...More

Reviewed March 26, 2019

You feel as if you've been transported to another dimension of farming presenting careful grooming of herb beds and fruit with the crowning achievement of saffron fields. Take off your shoes to walk the textural path leading to foot baths and soaks. Indulge yourself by...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded March 27, 2019

What a wonderful and detailed comment, dear VintageVaVaVoom! Thank you so much, happy to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. Great, that the Barefoot trail was a good experience for you. My team and my-self are pleased that you spent nice moments and...More

Reviewed February 17, 2019

Dropped by during our way to Ourika Valley. I found it a bit expensive (about 10 euros per person). It was nice to see the fruit trees, herbs and donkeys, but no Saffron as it was February. At the end we were served mint tea...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2019

Dear c0rita, thank you for your kind visit and having taken the time to comment. Hope you have enjoyed our 10 herbal tea with Saffron! Best wishes, Christine

Reviewed December 9, 2018

I wish we had known they serve lunch. Such a lovely place to explore. We had tea, olives and bread and just enjoyed the beautiful gardens.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank longbeachCalifornia
FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

Thank you very much, LongbeachCalifornia - you made a long trip to visit our paradise! We are very happy about your lovely comment. Sorry, Lunch is only on reservation, but as you wrote, you enjoyed our place anyway very much. Best wishes, Christine

Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

We loved the visit .. finding its abit of a challenge if you are the one driving it has a sign but when you turn inside you wonder if you are in the right road. Yes you are just keep driving & you will see...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded December 2, 2018

What a wonderful comment, dear Salma, thank you so much, and also for your kind visit. Happy to learn that you enjoyed staying with us - please come back next time for our delicious Saffron lunch, but please book far in advance. Best wishes, Christine

Reviewed November 22, 2018

I really cannot add much to the excellent review by EssexBound123, Though do try to book for the lunch - all Safran based and excellently cooked by just one lady in the kitchen. The home baked bread was so good we would have taken some...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ian_Stowe
FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded November 22, 2018

Dear Ian, what a wonderful comment, thank you very much for your visit and your lovely words. Indeed, our freshly baked bread with Saffron and the herbs and spices worth to be tasted. I am proud of my berber ladies which always have a smile,...More

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Response from Jane W | Reviewed this property |
It is a 10 minute drive from the main road so I think it would have to be taxi.
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