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“Beautiful stay in riad in great location in marrakesh medina” 5 of 5 stars
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Riad Aguerzame
Ranked #12 of 505 Hotels in Marrakech
Certificate of Excellence
Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews
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“Beautiful stay in riad in great location in marrakesh medina”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

My family and I started in two rooms in riad aguerzame in mid august for two nights. Marrakesh was our first port of call in morocco, and this riad with the owner laurent was the perfect place to begin. The riad sent a driver who met us at the airport and took us to the riad. It is a beautiful building, with a beautiful courtyard, roof terrace and rooms. We were greeted with mint tea, and after a rest laurent walked us to the main square so we knew how to get around. The riad is in a great location, easy walk to the main square but far enough that it is quiet at night. On the first night we had a delicious dinner cooked for us at the riad.

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

We stayed here from 6th - 13th August 2012. We had an upstairs room. We found the riad to be a quiet oasis of calm in Marrakech. The service was fantastic, friendly, efficient and nothing was too much trouble. Both Aziz and Laziza couldn't have done more for us, without being intrusive. The rooms are clean and good sized. Each day our room was cleaned and tidied as if it was our arrival. I would recommend eating at the riad too as we found the food certainly providied great value for money and very good. Laziza's yogurt at breakfast is just to die for. I doubted our ability to find our way back after being escorted into town - but as long as you 'turn left at the palm tree & left at the puddle' you'll be fine! (quite why there is a puddle always at that spot in such heat - is beyond me!!)

I suppose it's the little things you want when away from home - like a glass of milk at bedtime, that make a place welcoming. They do this well here.

A well restored riad - losing none of it's origonal charm. Definately a good place to stay and easy to see why the rating is so high - definately pick this one.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
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2 Thank Rosy C
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

My friend and I only had one night in Marrakech, but it was one amazing night thanks to the warm hospitality and friendship provided by Laurent and Aziz at Riad Aguerzame. They helped us orient ourself to the city and even walked us to some of the sites themselves. After being greeted with mint tea upon our arrival and feeling the tranquil hush inside the riad, we knew this was a fantastic choice to balance the hustle and bustle of Marrakech. I would recommend this charming and warm riad to anyone who wants an oasis of peace in the busy Marrakech!

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with friends
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1 Thank Liz C
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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

My wife and I stayed with Laurent (and Aziz and the wonderful kitchen staff) on our honeymoon in Marrakech in July 2012. I have nothing but the best to say: Laurent was helpful and the establishment was something of a little dream... picture pure Moroccan decor - 1001 nights - a beautiful common inner courtyard with two large overlooming orange trees under which guests chat with Laurent and learn about local culture and things to see and do before heading out into the old town.
All the food served (breakfasts and dinners if requested) is made locally. That's homemade yoghurt, croissants, jams and for dinner the most delicious Moroccan tagines - locale delicacy.
The location could not be more central - 6 minutes walk to the main square.
Laurent and staff are more than capable of organizing trips, airport shuttles and anything the heart desires.
A wonderful experience that we will both be repeating in the future.
Un gros merci!
William & May

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
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2 Thank William P
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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

We stayed here for 3 nights and we felt very comfortable. Riad organized for us driver from the airport ( to be requested in advance) and upon arrival we were showed very pretty, spacious room with big bathroom and very clean. In this riad every corner is furnished with a lot of care. First morning Laurent, the owner gave us explanations and tips about Marrakech, but also few extra activities that he can organize for you ( excursion to Atlas mountains, hammam...). Breakfast was great. In order not to get lost, they walked us to the main square in Medina and gave us a phone number if we get lost or need anything else. Riad is 700 hundred meters from the main square, and equaly distant from El Badi palace, which makes it great strategic position for exploring medina. Bottled water and mint tea are given for free in riad, and don't miss a chance to have authentic dinner organized by Laurent. We can't wait to come back to this great place.

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2 Thank Ivonag
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

I visited this Riad last summer and it was lovely. The food was excellent and Laurent was so helpful and even walked us around Marrakech. The location is great, it's a short walk to the Medina. Laurent also arranged a trip into the mountains for us with an overnight stay. I would definately recommend this Riad.

  • Stayed August 2011, traveled as a couple
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

From the moment my friend and I arrived in Marrakech, we were treated like princesses. Laurent (who we unfortunately did not get to meet) arranged a driver to pick us up from the airport, who told us all about the places we passed on the way, and when we got to the riad we were greeted like family by the wonderful Aziz and Layla, who laid on mint tea, and later, a delicious dinner for us. We opted for the patio room which was wonderful as we could wander inside and outside as we pleased, and we were so bowled over by its beauty that we had to keep pinching ourselves to remind us that we were really there! The recommendations were spot on for what we were looking for during our relatively short trip (including camel rides and a water park in the desert!) and we were enormously grateful that Aziz kindly took us into the square to get us acquainted to the madness! Riad Aguerzame is without a doubt an oasis of calm and beauty in the heart of the medina; we came home thoroughly relaxed and already planning a return trip. I have been fortunate enough to stay in some beautiful hotels in the past, but with its stunning decor and stunning hosts, Riad Aguerzame easily tops them all. Thank you Aziz and Layla for a wonderful stay!

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  • Stayed June 2012, traveled with friends
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Property: Riad Aguerzame
Address: 66 Derb Jdid | Douar Graoua, Marrakech 40040, Morocco
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Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Marrakech
#6 Romantic Hotel in Marrakech
#49 Best Value Hotel in Marrakech
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in the medina of Marrakesh, close to Moulay Idriss’s Palace, the Riad Aguerzame,, entirely restored keeping pure Moroccan traditions, welcomes you to change marrakchi for a night or more. Very easy to arrive and near Marrakesh’s main square Jemaa El-Fna, the Riad is just a step away from several palaces and museums in Marrakesh. Riad Aguerzame will make you experience the magnetism of exquisite eastern life. We offer great ambiance in our cool patio under orange trees. ... more   less 
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