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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed May 24, 2015

Hamid and Valerie were fantastic putting us up at such short notice. Very helpful with regards to the area and we had the best nights sleep there. Very authentic, just as we wanted. Would definitely stay here again.

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Marrakesh
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Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

A haven of peace and calm at the edge of the medina. The owner is a delight - so helpful, he couldnt do enough for us. Good cool rooms, safe and a great friendly atmosphere. We took an excellent excursion from here and left bags for a couple of days no problem. It felt like a 'home from home, We... More 

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 3, 2014

We didn't get off to the best start, arriving late afternoon, we had just been dropped off by a driver of a cooking course we had been to and was assured his "friend" would show us to our Riad for "free". Obviously, it turned out this was not for free and we refused to pay. We were aware of fake... More 

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TianaMed, Propriétaire at Riad Jakoura, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Merissa, i appreciate critisisim and peoples opinions,but i do not like people fabricating the truth to get their opinion across.First let me point out , the taxi driver and the guide you comment on, had nothing to do with the Riad, and were not booked by the Riad for you, Secondly: you also state that... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

I was transferred from riad amlal as they were overbooked! Dont know how that happened as I booked it a month ago... i was then transferred a couple of doors away to riad jakoura. i showed the owner how much i had left to pay after the deposit to hostelbookers. he seemed a little hesitant but gave me the keys... More 

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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Reviewed February 14, 2014

My friend and I stayed in a twin room at the Riad for 5 nights and couldn't imagine a better place. The location is nearly perfect, next to a big bus stop where also the airport bus stops, not too far from the main square (about 15 minutes) and the souks (starting only 5 minutes away from the Riad) and... More 

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Zadar, Croatia
1 review
Reviewed November 3, 2013

In all the hustle and bustle of Marrakech, Riad Jakoura was a little peace of heaven. Situated 3 minutes from the entrance to the souks, and 15-20 minutes from Jemaa el Fna by easy walk. The owner is VERY kind and helpful. Riad is beautifully decorated and very clean. At the top is cute terrace, in which we would chill... More 

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birmingham
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Reviewed October 30, 2013 via mobile

Location- 15 min walk from square, 2 mins from coach depot, 2 mins from bus stops, shops and dry cleaners near by so excellent Hotel- clean, towels and toiletries provided, quiet and peaceful Staff- very polite, owner is very very helpful, he showed us round, directed us watched to ensure we were heading in the right direction when we weren't... More 

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Brisbane
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Reviewed October 28, 2013

Riad Jakoura was my little oasis in Marrakech... it's peace and tranquility is a god send after a Marrakech's mayhem. But what makes this place surpass other places I stayed at in Morocco, was it's kind and helpful manager Mohammed... what an absolute gem of a man. He deserves all the patronage he gets because of his integrity and the... More 

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
Reviewed July 12, 2013

Our stay was extraordinary! The staff/owners were fantastic to say the least. The location of the riad provided proximity to the souks, the market and the hustle that is the definition of Morocco. The mint tea was unreal! The design was uniquely Moroccan, the Terrace gorgeous, and the breakfast, tasty. Rooms were clean, and AC refreshing. I would recommend this... More 

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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed June 22, 2013

Riad Jakoura was Very nice place to stay. Very pleasant and nice owner - no problems with checking-in and checking-out. Rooms are clean, breakfast in the morning was very tasty! Located 10 min walking from central square Jamaa el-Fna

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This riad welcomes you to marrakech , where we want you to have a good time and feel at home with us,and experience the true life of the medina ( old city) and marrakech. This riad is one of the oldest houses in Marrakesh,it was built in the 17th century,it has the original doors and the walls are 60cms thick, we have a lovely roof terrace where you can go to relax if the hustle and bustle becomes to much for you. we are 10/15 min walk to jemmna el fna (famous square) and other historic attractions ,we are also 5 min walk to the local bus station and coach station, also we have 2 supermarkets a 5 min walk away . The famous majorelle jardin is only 5/8 mins away from us too.Excursions can be arranged from the riad and car rental can also be arranged for you. So come and have a stress free holiday with us.. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Jakoura

Address: 73 Bis Bab Doukkala Rue Elgza | Bab Doukalla Marrakech, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: $32 - $63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Do not take a room on the ground floor. Too much noise and smoke................ The terrace is great to relax and absorb the atmosphere.”
 of 5 bubbles alank987, May 28, 2013 | Read review
“We didn't actually have thisroom, but it did look the best. The room immediately to the left of the staircase on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles DonnaMFriendly, Feb 10, 2012 | Read review
“We only stayed in two of the rooms but it is preferable to be in an upstairs room as the one downstairs is a little dark.”
 of 5 bubbles PippyBland, Aug 13, 2011 | Read review
“We had a double room on the 1st floor which was lovely and clean and comfy.”
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 of 5 bubbles xstanfie, Jul 24, 2011 | Read review
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