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Feb 5, 2018
“As long as you aren't looking for comfort...”
Sep 11, 2016
“Very Disapointing”
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Marrakesh Express, Marrakech, Morocco
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

We recently took the Marrakesh Express from Tangiers to Marrakech.. While the transportation was fast and decent.. the 4 person sleeping compartment left a bit to be desired.. They give you a sheet and no blankets. The compartments are quite small but that's ok. If...More

5  Thank Dagmar S
Reviewed September 11, 2016

I honestly fail to see how the Marrakesh Express gets such good reviews. I totally get the whole cultural experience, but, it goes beyond that. The compartments are tiny with no place for luggage so be prepared to share your tiny bed with you suitcase....More

3  Thank Warren L
Reviewed May 8, 2015

This is very confusing if you read other reviews.!! We traveled with a group, organized trip mostly ex-pats living in Spain from Tangiers to Marrekesh 10 p. m. (suppose to be Merrekesh Express) 11 hours overnight in a sleeper. 4 little bunks in a very...More

6  Thank scham_13
Reviewed May 4, 2015 via mobile

We travelled from Casablanca this morning. Train takes a little over 3 hours and travels through farmland and small towns. The train is quite quick and comfortable. We bought 1st class seats to guarantee a seat allocation and the train was pretty full. On arrival...More

3  Thank tigger2594
Reviewed March 30, 2015

Wow, what an experience! Don’t expect to sleep much, if at all, on this ride. Look at it like a cultural experience and you might feel better about it. My husband and I went on part of our honeymoon from Andalucia to Morocco. Booked two...More

2  Thank Erin_leigh79
Reviewed October 22, 2014

We travelled from Tangier to Marrakech as part of an organised holiday. We were in first class which was an old-fashioned compartment/corridor style, with 6 comfortable seats. The train wasn't too high speed, so we could appreciate the scenery. Second class looked a bit crowded.The...More

3  Thank 15Chris15
Reviewed August 24, 2014

We took the train from Casablanca to Fes. That train was more like a modern subway in that the seats were not particularly comfortable but the train was clean and on time. After spending a few days in Fes we took the Marrakesh Express to...More

3  Thank Lasa88
Reviewed January 27, 2014

We left Tangier on the Marrakech Express at 2130 on the 26th of January. The train was on time, clean and everything we expected. We booked to lower births in the hope that we would get the cabin to ourselves. Thanks to the porters that...More

2  Thank Darryl L
Reviewed November 26, 2013

Our party consisted of 52 people and we boarded the train in Tangier at 9 p.m. Basic is a gross understatement! The rooms are minute and some of our party shared with four to a room which must have been dreadful. They are so tiny...More

5  Thank Yerma
Reviewed July 29, 2013

I loved the ethnic and romantic Riad's of Marrakesh, Morocco lot's of shopping Great dining and wonderful beaches, the People very helpful. Keep in mind you are a visitor in a Foreign Country observe their culture and abide even though they will go to the...More

6  Thank goodwillbride
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June 25, 2018|
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Response from Dagmar S | Reviewed this property |
I think you can probably buy elsewhere ahead of time too