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Riad Samarkand

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41, Derb Sidi Lahcen | Bab Doukkala, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
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Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Marrakesh can take some getting used to (and we never really did get used to it) so we were so glad to have Samarkand Riad as our hotel because it is like a tranquil, beautiful oasis. Positive: + Our room (Samarkand Suite) was very big and beautifully decorated and having a private balcony was great. + Everything was perfectly clean.... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

My fiance and I stayed at this riad during our trip to Marrakech. Overall we had a great experience and would recommend this riad to anyone. Specifically I would like to thank Luca who did a great job in ensuring that our experience in Morocco was special. He set up tours and meals for us while we were there and... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

From the moment we walked in, I was blown away by the exquisite details and the incredible service. Luca and his staff are the most warm, welcoming, knowledgeable, helpful hosts I have ever met. Luca took so much time to talk with us and help us plan the best 10 days ever. He took care of every detail from the... More 

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London, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

Thanks to Luca and his staff we had a great experience at the riad. It is a real oasis of calm amongst the hustle and bustle of the souks. All the rooms are decorated in a very calm and tasteful way. But most importantly Luca and his staff were extremely helpful, friendly and attentive without being obtrusive. We had dinner... More 

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Vienna, Austria
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

This place is really a special one and definitely hard to beat. It is a calm, cosy and very beautiful and spacious Riad that truly deservers its luxury attitude. Each of its suites is an eyecatcher. Luca, the manager gives you all the insider hints and recommendations that you would wish to get from a local that comprehends your interests.... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

I really cannot say enough about Marrakesh, about Riad Samarkand, and about Luca – the manager of the riad. We have just spent one of the most fabulous vacations in Morocco, and this riad was at the center of it. From the moment we arrived, we were treated as special guests – like we were staying with friends. Luca is... More 

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

Everything went well so far. Luca and the complete staff were arranging everything perfectly. All were very friendly. It was a pleasure to stay at this Riad. It was good to have a silent and relaxed place after walking through the Souks ;-)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

An exquisite riad with friendly service, flawless decor and a fun location near the souq. The courtyard is beautifully lit at night with candles. The rooms are spacious, beautifully designed and private. We would highly recommend to anyone seeking a boutique stay in Marrakesh.

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

We had three very nice days in Marrakech. Our stay in Riad Samarkand was just great. A very beautiful designed place, not tacky disney decor, but nice blend between modern art and traditional Moroccan style. Very good service , nice staff, good food. A great contrast coming in to this quiet peaceful Riad after hectic hours shopping in the Souks

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Flinders, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Perfectly located to central Marrakesh - old town/souks/medina - this place is the quintessential oasis needed in Marrakesh. The rooms are beautifully furnished, extremely large with magnificent high ceilings, veranda's/patios to have breakfast or dinner on, meals are beautifully laid, presented, and extremely delicious!!!, all rooms overlook a central courtyard with palms and a swimming pool, with two resident turtles/tortoises.... More 

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