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Surrey
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Reviewed 21 December 2013 via mobile

Location: Safe and convenient location. Nearly all major sights are within walk distance. There are handle of restaurants nearby. Design: Very Chic decor. Spacious bathroom. Love the terrace. Service: Nelly and staffs were so kind and cared us very well. They pay attention to every details. Meal: Huge breakfast. Dinner is also worth to have a try!

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Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
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Reviewed 17 December 2013

We recently stayed at Riad Vanilla Sma for a couple of days. It turned out to be the most fantastic experience. We found this Riad totally amazing! Everything from the wonderful host, the amazing staff, great and professional service, beautiful and clean big room, great location (4min walk to Jemaa El Fna, and 1min to the Souk), fantastic breakfast (wide... More 

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1 Thank Charlotta W
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 December 2013

I contacted Riad Vanilla sma at short notice to visit Marrakech during L'aid. Thanks to Nelly I was able to visit Marrakech during this very busy time. The Riad is very nicely appointed and the staff very friendly and helpful The hospitality was so good and I had such a nice time that I stayed again in December The main... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 31 August 2013

We spent 4 nights at Riad Vanilla Spa. The owner Nelly was away during our visit, but Redwan and Sultana looked after us incredibly well. The rooms were beautiful and the baths the biggest I've seen! - I had booked the "moon room" for the 4 nights, but after 2 nights Sultana (the cook/housekeeper) requested that we change rooms. Due... More 

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Thank 1984TravelAddict
Athens, Greece
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2013

I stayed at this B&B for a week and I could not find a better place to spend my holidays. It was very clean, very cosy environment and a quiet place to relax.. Nelly is very nice and friendly, she is a great hostess. I would definitely stay there again.

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Thank Vannatoo
Lake Forest, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 August 2013

The Riad Sma was amazing!! my friends went there last year and they recommended to us (my husband and me) We went there the owner ( Nelly ) was very friendly and such a good host the picture are nothing to compare when you go there its more amazing in person. The food is very good also. We stayed at... More 

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Logan, Utah
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Reviewed 14 August 2013

We were so lucky to got that riad Vanilla sma...Thanks to my friends who took care of our trip. The riad was so close to the souks and the big square . Very clean, very friendly and the room were so cool. Breakfast were huge and diner was excellent , well I just loved it. The whole crew Roudan and... More 

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Thank Harley B
Lisbon, Portugal
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 August 2013

The transfer arranged by the riad waited for us, in the airport, for almost 2 hours during which we waited and complained about our luggage. As a result, we entered Vanilla Sma almost at 2:00 a.m. starving and completely frustrated with our luck. Nelly, the wonderful host and Redouan, her assistant, were waiting for us and made all the difference!... More 

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Rotterdam
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 June 2013

Vanilla sma is a very nice, clean and charming hotel. We staid three nights in this lovely place. After enjoying a rich breakfast you can walk to Djemal El Fna in just a few minutes or just spend your days in the souks. The owner (Nelly) is super friendly and makes sure everything is in order. If she's around don't... More 

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The Netherlands
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Reviewed 12 June 2013

We were picked up at the airport (you should really do that) and accompanied to the Riad. When the beautiful Moroccan door opened we felt immediately that we made the right choice. Like you are in a very tail. As a welcome, we were given mint tea and the staff gave us a lot of inside tips. Where to go,... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Riad has been renovated with passion, respect to authenticity into a peaceful, supremely comfortable, elegant oasis.Our discreet staff will be on hand at all the time to assist you, to make your stay unforgettable perfect in every way.We are just a five minutes walk from the famous Jamaa El Fna square. ... more   less 

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Address: 166 Derb Jdid, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: ₹ 5,933 - ₹ 8,116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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