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Reviewed 30 September 2016

In startling contrast to the chaos of the streets of Marrakesh, you walk through the arched, polished entrance and you are immediately transported into another place and time. You have seen the pictures, you know that it’s an Art Deco riad – but what is staggering is the attention to detail. Round every corner is something beautiful and unique, from...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I booked this riad after reading the reviews on here. The villa is located in the Kasaba area of Marrakech, it's not too far from the hussle and bustle of Jemil al Efna square. We arrived at 11 in the morning as we had a very early flight from Gatwick, the hotel staff were so lovely and welcoming. We were...

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Reviewed 1 September 2016

Villa Makassar is a truly magical place. It wraps it's arms around you from the moment you walk through the huge door - a true contrast to what lies outside! The beauty of this place lies in the warmth and welcome of the staff, the calm atmosphere, attention to detail and almost above all, the discretion of the whole place...

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Claudine Marie I, Directeur général at Villa Makassar, responded to this review

The whole team was very happy to welcome a so beautiful couple ! Thank you very much for your lovely comment. It was a pleasure to host you and we hope that you will choose again for Villa Makassar for your next stay in Marrakech...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I booked this hotel as a surprise to my husband for our wedding anniversary after reading the reviews. We arrived late in the evening and were upgraded to a large suite which was very nice of them. We were shown to our room and it was boiling and had a sewage smell which we told the porter. The air-conditioning did...

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Claudine Marie I, Directeur général at Villa Makassar, responded to this review

What a great surprise reading your review. You staid with us 6 nights and 7 days, and never you expressed any dissatisfaction. As a well gesture, as it was your wedding anniversary, we did a free upgrade from junior suite to luxury suite (Rousseau), which is our best room. The air conditioning was working perfectly in this room until you...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I’d seen Villa Makassar featured in a recent Telegraph article of the ‘ Top 10: best riad hotels in Marrakech’, so it was great when i discovered they had (affordable) availability for a trip to celebrate my 40th Birthday! It’s in a great location - in the Kasbah quarter, within the walls of the medina - near the Saadian Tombs...

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Claudine Marie I, Directeur général at Villa Makassar, responded to this review

We are so pleased to hear that you had an amazing experience with us. We are very happy to know that VILLA MAKASSAR was fantastic for your stay. Thank you so much for recommending us. We look forward to welcoming you during your next visit.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Behind those wooden doors is an oasis of calm and tranquility. Beautiful touches of 'Art Deco' styling which is a welcome change from the contemporary look that my partner and I are used to. The junior suite was clean, spacious and very comfortable. We had a wonderful time relaxing on the roof terrace and in the spa. The staff made...

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Claudine Marie I, Directeur général at Villa Makassar, responded to this review

We appreciate your review and it is very rewarding when our guests appreciate VILLA MAKASSAR, and the quality of the service. I hope will see you soon.

New York, New York
Reviewed 9 June 2016

We stayed 7 nights in this impeccably clean and beautifully decorated Riad where we felt as though it was our own private residence with ample staff. From arrival to departure we were always treated with exquisitely attentive yet discreet care. I'm an avid swimmer and each day I had the pool to myself, followed by late afternoons or early evenings...

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Claudine Marie I, Directeur général at Villa Makassar, responded to this review

Thank you for that wonderful and positive review on TripAdvisor. We are really happy to know that our recommendations were useful and that you liked our service. Thank you for recommending us and we can’t wait for your return at Villa Makassar !

Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Really like this place. It is located in an area called the Kasbah. It's a bit more updated, and the décor might be described as Morrocan art deco. We got upgraded to the jacuzzi suite. While it was a very nice sentiment, it didn't work out well for us because it had no shower. I'm 6'3 there are not many...

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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

We checked into 2 rooms, one of which was a junior suite. A beautiful place with private spa & jacuzzi areas. Staff were incredibly helpful. They made us feel very welcome. Yusuf deserves a mention as he was extremely charming even when the breakfast area was busy. Would definitely stay there again.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

This boutique Art Deco style hotel is in the old town, about 20 minute walk to the main square and the souks. It's ideally placed for exploring the old narrow streets. If you get lost (like we did), look out for cafe clock. It is just down the same street from there. We loved the fact that the raids are...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
5 stars Art Deco Boutique Hotel with heated swimming pool and SPA, restaurant, 10 non smoking rooms and suites, 5000 sqf terrasse, lift, 3 patios, 2 lounges, direct access with car. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Makassar

Address: 20 Derb Chtouka | Kasbah, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: ₹ 10,595 - ₹ 35,920 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Makassar 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Villa Makassar Hotel Marrakech
Hotel Style:
#20 Spa Hotel in Marrakech
#23 Luxury Hotel in Marrakech
#28 Romantic Hotel in Marrakech
#67 Family Hotel in Marrakech
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“Ask for second floor”
 of 5 bubbles eyespyabike, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The large bedroom is gorgeous”
 of 5 bubbles Jonesnat123, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Sleep with the staff??”
 of 5 bubbles mels886, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Have the duo Hammam body scrub - it was superb !”
 of 5 bubbles 148cecilem, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask to check the air-conditioning before moving into a room.”
 of 5 bubbles renusaini9, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
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