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Riad Shaden

Sunny and secluded roof terrace with sunbeds and dining area
4 reviews
Sunny and secluded roof terrace with sunbeds and dining area
The Amir (Prince) suite is beautifully decorated with ornate plasterwork and tiling
Dinner in the courtyard restaurant, or why not combine with a cookery lesson
Dinner on the roof terrace, a great way to spend the evening
Breakfast in the courtyard is a great start to your day
Spacious living room with CD player and lots of space to relax
Fayrouz double bedroom, decorated in blues and white
Chems (Sun) double bedroom decorated in bright sunshine colours
Said and his assistant Mohamed
Our spacious living room is a great place to relax
Seating area in the courtyard, a great place to relax with a book
Seating area in the courtyard, plenty of space for everyone
Cookery lessons are available, using only fresh organic ingredients from local markets
Fountain in the courtyard, a beautiful feature especially surrounded by candles in the evening
Breakfast is all home made by our cooks and varies daily
Selection of Moroccan salads for dinner
Our central courtyard, open air in summer months
A glass of mint tea on arrival
Beef tagine prepared in a Riad Shaden cookery class
Mint tea and home made cakes
Abdul, our English speaking driver can meet you at the airport or take you on an excursion
Visit the stunning Majorelle Gardens in Marrakech
Shopping in the souks, just a short walk from Riad Shaden
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6 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14
Marrakech, Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region
Riad Shaden is situated at the end of a quiet cul de sac, and once inside the riad you are far removed from the hustle and bustle of the medina and the souks. There are 6 traditionally decorated en suite bedrooms, a spacious living room, an open-air central courtyard and a sunny and secluded roof terrace. All rooms have air conditioning and heating, flat screen TVs and safes.

Our staff speak English and French, and are on hand 24 hours a day. Why not allow us to do the hard work for you, and organise all aspects of your trip, including:
- Airport transfers
- Day trips and overnight excursions, to the coast, mountains and desert
- Golf
- Camel riding or quad biking
- In house cookery lessons and meals
- Celebration dinners and parties for birthdays or anniversaries
- Hammam and spa treatments

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About the Owner, Shona L
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 5 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
Our manager, Said, and his assistant Mohamed will be on hand throughout your stay to help with anything you need.
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Listing #HL51970
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English first
Dundee, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed May 15, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

The Riad Shaden is a haven of peace and tranquility. The juxtaposition of the Riad Shaden and the hustle and bustle of the City is the perfect blend. The staff are an absolute credit to the Shaden - nothing is too much to ask and they are genuinely the warmest and kindest people we met in Marrakech. The Shaden is...

Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed January 1, 2016 for a stay in December 2015

The pros - very very helpful and friendly staff. Said answered all of our questions, made arrangements and was always available. Youssef was there on our last day and he too was friendly and helpful. The raid is lovely and well equipped. The breakfasts each morning were quite substantial. We ordered dinner one night and it was excellent. The riad...

Management response:

Thank you for your review, glad you enjoyed your stay with us. The wifi can occasionally be slow, unfortunately this is outwith our control, and is due to issues with Maroc Telecom. It is not only our riad which is affected. However usually the speed is acceptable, and we have installed boosters to help as much as we can.


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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed September 8, 2014 for a stay in September 2014
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With Youseff and Said's meet and greet and continued attentive help we felt safe and well informed to beable to hit the streets and markets situated on our doorstep. Nothing was too much trouble and thank you Said for takng us to your special spice stall and helping me buy all the spices for Morroccon Lamb I really appreciated that!...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Double Beds:(6)
  • En Suite Rooms (6)
  • Fax
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (14)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
No overnight guests permitted unless included in original booking.<br>Couples travelling on Moroccan passports and sharing a room will be required to show a marriage certificate
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Per night
Default 2 nights
Jun 12, 2017 -
Aug 31, 2017
Summer rates
1 night
Dec 23, 2017 -
Jan 5, 2018
High season
3 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Breakfast included in price.
Airport transfers can be arranged if required for a small additional cost, payable locally. From 150 dirhams (up to 4 people).
Prices do not include local tourist and Government taxes of 23 dirhams per person per night.
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About the neighborhood
Some places not to be missed include
The Ben Youssef Medersa
The Museum of Marrakech
Maison de la Photographie
The Saadian Tombs
The Bahia Palace
The El Badii Palace
The Majorelle Gardens
The Menara Gardens
Dar Si Said Museum
Getting around
Most of the major sights are walkable from Riad Shaden.
Taxis can be picked up 150m from the riad if required.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Marrakech Menara: 5.0 mi
Railway: Marrakech: 3.1 mi
We can arrange your transfer from the airport, with our English speaking driver for a small additional charge.
We highly recommend pre-booking an airport transfer.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 111.8 mi.
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