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Le Paradis du Safran

Douar Takaterete/Ait Touchente, km 31, Route d'Ourika | Douar Takaterete/Ait Touchente, km 31,, Ourika 42452, Morocco
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Paradise, precisely

A wonderful trip from Marrakech. Tranquil gardens, beautifully set out. Lovely intro by Christine... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Konrath R
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South Clifton Newark
Highlight of any Trip to Marrakech

This place truly is a paradise and Christine is so sweet. We had lunch during our visit (20 euros... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pembroke K
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  • Very good5%
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“saffron tea” (5 reviews)
“barefoot walk” (4 reviews)
“argan oil” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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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 1 week ago

A wonderful trip from Marrakech. Tranquil gardens, beautifully set out. Lovely intro by Christine, who created this magical place. We had the best tasting salad, and a saffron soup, a taste out of this world! Although the harvest was finished, which we knew anyway, we...More

Thank Konrath R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place truly is a paradise and Christine is so sweet. We had lunch during our visit (20 euros pp) and it was absolutely delicious - highly recommended. We were also very pleased to find out that our taxi driver was offered the same meal...More

Thank Pembroke K
FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Pembroke, a happy New Year to you! I still remember well your kind visit in our paradise and I am very pleased to learn about your lovely comments. Thank you so much. Describing our garden and our services as a hidden gem, makes us...More

Reviewed December 10, 2017

We visited in November 2017 - at the perfect time to watch the harvest of saffron. In theory, because of lack of rain the 2017 harvest was catastrophically poor. But: The garden has so much more to offer than saffron. A beautiful collection of plants,...More

Thank alexander_doepel
FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alexander. A happy New Year to you. Thank you very much for your visit and your lovely comment. Pleased to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us - unfortunately, I did not had the chance to welcome you personally. My berber ladies and...More

Reviewed October 15, 2017

We visited Le Paradis du Safran a couple of weeks before the saffron harvest - to find that we needn't have bothered as no crocuses were anywhere to be seen! But, as if if to justify the cost of entry, Christine has curated a garden...More

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FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2017
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Probably you had a bad day, dear Emma. Astonishing, hince nearly 170 guests rate our paradise garden with excellent and...More

Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

If you're anywhere within reach of this extraordinary paradise - go and visit! Organic gardens beautifully maintained, saffron crocus, great food.

Thank Monica B
FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2017

Dear Monica, happy to read your great comment and that you have spent nice moments in our Paradise garden. Thank you very much. I wish you a nice autumn. Christine

Reviewed September 29, 2017

We followed the signs on the main Marrakech to the Atlas mountains road to the Paradis du Safran, not knowing what to expect. We were welcomed by Christine who explained the various routes around this small, accessible and imaginative property navigating the diverse herbs/fruit/sensory experiences....More

Thank Jane W
FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

Dear Jane, what a pleasure to get your wonderful comment. Thank you very much. Happy to learn that you enjoyed the stay in our lovely Paradise Garden. My team and I would be glad to welcome you again the next time when you are in...More

Reviewed September 13, 2017

This place is a paradise for all senses. A lovely escape from the bustling souks,a short drive from Marrakech. Christine has created a wonderful garden with a sort of kniepp foottrail leaving you not wanting to stop. After enjoying her garden don't miss her superb...More

Thank Daniel1109
FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2017

Thank you, dear Daniel, for your "flowers" - we have been very happy to welcome you in our Paradise Garden and hope to see you at a next occasion again. Best wishes, Christine

Reviewed September 10, 2017

Quite honestly, THE best secret outside of the mayhem of Marrakech. Put this place on your travel itinerary, and make sure you take at least 2-3 hrs with you. This is not a "pop in" for lunch place, you need to soak it all up...More

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FerrariChristine, Inhaber at Le Paradis du Safran, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2017

Dear Caroka, thank you so much for your detailed and enthusiastic comments! Very happy to know that you enjoyed the stay with us in our lovely paradise garden. It was a pleasure for me and my ladies to have you here. And you are right,...More

Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

Cristine kept smiling while she showed us the aromatic garden, the barefoot walk and when she presented all the dishes we had for lunch. And then, we smiled back, because she has been doing a great job and it is worth a visit. The lunch...More

Thank simone g
Reviewed June 2, 2017

After the fabulous tour which was provided by the manager in shift we were served lunch! It was one of the most delicious food items which we had. All items had a base of Safran in it. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Gaurav S
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Shilpa s
November 9, 2017|
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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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