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Riad El Ghalia

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Riad El Ghalia is a prince palace built back in the 18th century. Located in the heart of the old medina's Andalusian district, this magnificent 18th-century palace belongs to a well-known Fassi family at Riad El Ghalia, all the rooms are organized around the central patio (space dedicated to main activities). There are a variety of different room types, each named after ancestors of the family who still own and run it. Each room is en-suite, and other facilities include lounge areas, internet access, and traditional hammam. On our terrace you can appreciate the Fes gastronomy while enjoying a unique view on the whole medina with its uncountable minarets. You can also relax there sipping a drink at any time of the day. Faithful to its culinary tradition, the palace houses a well-known restaurant with a table d'hotes of great finesse serving true Fassi cooking, the most famous of Moroccan cuisines.
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This would be a five star hotel and review if the family that owns it had been able to afford top-drawer modern amenities. As it is, they use space heaters, our bathroom had a side saddle toilet, and electric fixtures may need fixing. BUT THE PLACE IS MAGICAL. The antique decor
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We stayed in a Riad Couple of doors down from this Riad and came here for dinner. As we looked at the Riad we were happy with our own choice since our Riad was just for us and totally private where as here you could stay in individual rooms. The dinner set up was very nice and t
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Response from Elghalia, Responsable réception at Riad El Ghalia
Responded 5 Aug 2018
Many thanks . Kind regards
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I have been at dar El Ghalia one night with my family. The place is in the medina, but not far from one of its entrances, so it is easy to be reached. Its architecture and furniture is beautiful and recalls the palaces of Prince of Persia. The staff is very corteous and helpful.
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Thanks to Dar El-Ghalia for making our Morocco experience one of the best out of 20+ travels we had as a couple. This place is elegant, welcoming and beautiful. If you see the rooms are moldy or its a run down place and looking for a 5-star place -- then you should not be in Moro
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First of all, this guest house is by far a 4-star rated. Almost everything is run down and not looked after properly. It just doesn't feel fresh and clean. They upgraded us to a suite. I found out the toilet seat wasn't properly installed (it slides sideways) and the shower head
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SUITE ROYAL LALA RKIA
suite Laaziza
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hi, i want to know if you can provide taxi from fes airport to dar el ghalia and how much dirhams
dear sir yes the Riad can provide a taxi for 20 euro from the airport to the riad. for more information i suggest you to write to the riad.
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Are there rooms accessible for a person who uses a small electric scooter?
Dear sir Its not possible for electrci scooter but possible for hand scooter Kind regards
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"check the room during check and ask for another one if you're picky!"
"Hotel has an elevator. If you have mobility issues, it's an uphill walk on cobblestone lanes to get to the riad."
"Rooms closer to the back are recommended."
"Some rooms have split levels if this might be a problem request something on one level. However if you can manage the hill a few steps up to your bed should not prove too much."
"If the first room you are shown is on the small side, ask for another. It will quite probably be found even if the dar is "full"."
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 62 - US$ 285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
dar el-ghalia hotel fesdar el ghalia fes
LOCATION
MoroccoFes-Boulemane RegionFes
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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