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Royal Palace of Rabat

Rabat, Morocco
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Rabat, Morocco
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"beautiful grounds"
in 6 reviews
"current building"
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"parade ground"
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"national capital"
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"extensive gardens"
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"family lives"
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"palace area"
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"security reasons"
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"palace walls"
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"huge complex"
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"large square"
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"worth the trip"
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"took pictures"
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"local guide"
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"king"
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"government"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on Friday, so don't do that. You cannot see very much as Friday is a holy day in Morocco. Still, it was interesting to walk around the grounds as our friends told us a bit about the history of the monarchy in Morocco....More

Thank maureenbythesea
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Reviewed May 4, 2018

This came last in my feedback rankings following my recent Morocco tour. Put bluntly, this is boring. The palace which is pretty dull anyway is viewed from some distance and given that you are standing in a vast uninteresting space doesn't put one in the...More

2  Thank John P
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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

The palace area is well worth a visit. The gardens are beautiful and tranquil. The entire area is huge and the guards are very polite. Put in the list for places to visit in Rabat if you have time.

1  Thank gaylefisher
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

The Royal Palace kind of sums up Rabat for me. We were on a tour from Casablanca (not my favourite way to see things), and pretty well everything we saw in Rabat was nice without really being particularly interesting. As has been noted by others,...More

1  Thank KeithJenner
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Reviewed April 26, 2018

We were going to visit a royal palace! We were excited! The reality was not exciting. We walked past large squares and civil servants hurrying to work to look at the gate. That's all we saw. The gate guarded by various troops, with the Moroccan...More

1  Thank Muriel M
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

The palace grounds are very spacious, containing not only the administrative and domestic complexes, but also a mosque, school, and servant's quarters. There ar 43 builings, veritably a city within a city. The present King Mohammed VI lived in Sale as a prince, and has...More

Thank Rod F
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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

This place is green and interesting. Not too much to see, but we did see the horse ps of the palace. The guards won’t let you near the front of the palace. But you can look at the gardens, flowers and fountains.

Thank Diana B
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Reviewed March 26, 2018

The Royal Palace in Rabat is a worthwhile stop on any tour of Morocco’s capital. The palace grounds include beautiful trees and gardens as well as elegant buildings, including the residence of the royal household, a mosque and of course the palace itself. The only...More

Thank njcavalier
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Reviewed March 20, 2018

Well kept buildings and landscape. However just one of many such palaces which is never occupied by the current King. Seems a glorious waste of state funds. A shame that one can only admire from a distance as not permitted to enter or even get...More

Thank eatafood
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Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

When we heard we could enter if the King was not in we thought it meant the palace ....but it meant the grounds. They are huge and interesting but no big deal if you miss it

1  Thank el04
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Saloua B
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Response from HvPssptWilTrvl | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Security here is thorough. There is an office at the gate where you can check in. The Royal Palace of Rabat is not interesting at all; the buildings are closed to visitors. Suggestion: stay in the tour bus, drive... More
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