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This 5 hour trip was very nice up in the mountain, we drove to Ourika and have lunch by the river... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Lana M
Malmo, Sweden
Excellent experience

A friend recommended La Source du Tapis and I’m so glad we went there. The staff were friendly and... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
New York City, New York
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P2017 Ourika Road | 39 km [23 miles] from Marrakesh, Ourika 42452, Morocco
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

This 5 hour trip was very nice up in the mountain, we drove to Ourika and have lunch by the river and they served it in the water ... that was cool and must try

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lana M
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

A friend recommended La Source du Tapis and I’m so glad we went there. The staff were friendly and knowledgeable, and we spent about four hours choosing four exquisite rugs with their help. The prices were fair and I never felt I was being pressured....More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Gideon212
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We hadn't planned on purchasing a carpet, but once in Marrakesh we were seduced by the tremendous choice and beauty. Our driver recommended this place (I'm fairly certain he got a commission, but that's fine with me), and so we stopped here on the way...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank TF_Hagen
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Big store on way to High Atlas Mountains with lots of Morocan carpets, jewelry, and more...most products seemed to be of decent quality but the prices seemed very high...and it is obviously a high priced tourist location with only tour guides taking you there and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Dad527
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We were advised to visit La Source du Tapis by our hiking tour guide (former employee of the carpet shop). Indeed the advice by Abdel Jalil was good and under his guidance we found our dream carpet on July 29. After tough negotiations we agreed...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank 795robo
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This is definitely the place that one must travel to while in Marrakech. On our way to Ourika valley, the driver stopped us at this unassuming side road house, went in to be greeted by the vastest selection of carpets we have seen so far...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank mariomicallef
Reviewed 18 June 2017

On our last day in marrakech, after a very early visit of the Majorelle Garden, ou r driver took us to the Ourika Valley. It was like a journey back in time. It is berber country, different language, it is written from left to right,...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank benben_8
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Hospitality excellent. After bargaining I bought a beautiful rug which they arranged to be shipped home and it arrived before I did. Lovely people with no obligation to purchase anything.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Maddie P
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Let me just give you some pointers on your mind set before your visit to Ourika. Yes, large numbers of locals offer their service to 'guide' you up the mountain to see the falls. No, you don't necessarily need them and you can do it...More

Date of experience: April 2016
4  Thank sooper8
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Took a large Minivan for the day from Marrakesh costing just 800 MD Taxi company number 06 23 53 36 20 (the prices of excursions from that driver is very affordable I would definitely recommend him to anyone visiting Marrakesh) ; Driver took us all...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Sultan C
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