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Riad Fabiola
Ranked #285 of 502 Hotels in Marrakech
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed February 7, 2013

Riad Fabiola is a quiet place in the medina. The staff is friendly and helfull. Breakfast is fresh and nice. This is a good place for visiting the old town and the main tourism area.
Good value for money. We recommend !!!!!

  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed December 6, 2012

The Riad Fabiola organised our taxi from the airport and when we arrived we were given mint tea and given a sense of how to get around the city. We stayed in the Riad at the end of November during a festival, so when outside was busy and chaotic this Riad was the perfect picture of calm and serenity. Somebody is in the reception area 24/7 so you can ask about anything anytime. We were given a typical Morrocan breakfast and although the evening meal isn't included you can ask in the morning if you'd like to stay in that night. The Riad has its own Hammam which was amazing as we didn't have to walk through the busy streets after our ultimately calming experience. A really good Riad and such good value for money in the heart of the Medina.

  • Stayed: November 2012, traveled with friends
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Reviewed November 18, 2012

We would definitely recommend this Riad. We arrived in the evening and were greeted with mint tea and biscuits by the lovely Abdou , who was very helpful in showing us a map of the city and telling us about places to go etc
The accommodation was very good value for money. The staff are friendly,the Riad is lovely with a nice sun terrace , clean pool.
The Riad is a little way out of the centre of Marrakech - but only 5 mins by taxi or a 10 min walk and only a short distance from the Bahia Palace and the Saadian Tombs. Definitely the place to stay if you want to be within the Medina, in a riad with character, excellent service at a reasonable price.

  • Stayed: November 2012, traveled as a couple
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1  Thank PAUL W
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Reviewed October 30, 2012

I stayed with my girlfriend for five days at Riad Fabiola last October and we've been delighted.
The Riad is very clean and very well kept, so are the rooms, the staff is welcoming, really service-minded and also very reserved. The oriental decoration is magic. Finally it is located at 10' walking from Jema Elfna square, in a quiet and secure neighborhood, all of that for a very reasonable price.
The only cons I could mention is that the rooms and the Riad generally speaking are not very soundproof (and the muezzin really wakes you up at 4am !), but as long as your neighbors are quiet that's ok.

To conclude we warmly recommend this place
Céline & Quentin

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled as a couple
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2  Thank Nitneuq
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Reviewed October 6, 2012

If your looking for an authentic Marakech experience then look no further then this Riad.The accommodation was very good value for money.
The staff are friendly,the Riad is lovely with a nice sun terrace , clean pool ,and you do not have to walk that far to be in the middle of Marrakech square around 10 mns.

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed August 31, 2012

Very good choice. The only drawback is the location. Though it's within the medina it's a bit of a trek through crowds dodging motor bikes to get to the central square. Taxis are an option but that will take you about as long as walking. If you don't mind that it's good value for the money and the staff is friendly and helpful.

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled with family
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3  Thank ken896
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Reviewed August 11, 2012

we have just returned from our journey through Morocco. We stayed at Riad Fabiola with our two children. We had a family suite. This is a lovely Riad with one amazing feature, the pool. We stayed in August and the temperature was 48 degrees in the shade! The pool was a godsend it was surrounded by palm trees which kept it shaded and cool. The rooms had ac, which is also a must in August. Like most Riads in the Medina it is down a small alleyway, which is not the most attractive, but once inside it offers a tranquil escape from the madness outside. The staff are French but this isn't really a problem language wise as they speak some English. The breakfast is adequate, the usual in Morocco it seems (pancakes bread, jam, cover and freshly squeezed orange juice). The walk to the Medina is about 20mins, but felt longer in the heat, (I think this would be fine in any other month). I advise getting a pick up from the airport as we could not find it, even with a friend with us who lives in Marrakech. There is a Mosque very nearby so you probably will get woken by the call to prayer, but I quite like that.

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled with family
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3  Thank Tricia W
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Additional Information about Riad Fabiola

Address: Derb El Makina 14, Bab Ghmat | Quartier Arset El Misfioui, Medina, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Spa Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#46 Best Value Hotel in Marrakech
#150 Spa Hotel in Marrakech
#166 Romantic Hotel in Marrakech
Price Range: $38 - $82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Riad Fabiola 3.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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