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Reviewed 11 September 2012

We spent a wonderful time in here, amazing entrée to Morocco for us. Staff was friendly and helpful. It's in great location, just a short walk from Jaama and not that hard to find after one or two trips. The offer of pickup from airport was really appreciated by us. Even though it's bit more than the price you should...

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Corsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2012

If you are looking for the perfect Riad i cannot recommend this one enough. the staff are amazing and the Riad itself was just beautiful. The location was perfect and within a 5 minute walk from the main square it was a delight to return ' home' to the tranquillity and coolness of the courtyard, It reached the dizzy heights...

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Mystic, Connecticut
Reviewed 3 August 2012

We were looking for a simple comfortable place to stay for our first few days in Morocco before setting off on a three week vacation in Morocco. We selected Riad Al Faras because it had air conditioning and a pool and the forecast was for extremely hot weather in Marrakech. We weren't all that interested in luxury or a full...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 14 June 2012

This riad is lovely in that it is charming and authentic! It is also very clean and has a lovely atmosphere. The breakfasts were also really good and the location was perfect...right in the medina and close to everything. What made it special was Youssef...kind, relaxed and pleasant host, and always wanting to help. In addition, there is also a...

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Manchester
Reviewed 8 June 2012

My boyfriend and I only intended to stay at Riad Al Faras for a few days but actually ended up returning there towards the end of our trip- we loved it! Yousef was unbelievably helpful, not only in picking us up when we got lost (free of charge) but in providing us with a lovely breakfast and information on where...

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Ibiza, Spain
Reviewed 11 April 2012

A welcoming host Yousef, lovely rooms, comfortable sleep, beautiful decor and excellent central location in the medina. Thank you!

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Reviewed 22 November 2011

We stayed 3 nights at this riad and it was great, we would recommend it. The rooms are nice, prices are reasonable. In general it is a good value for money. The staff are nice, they arranged a taxi for airport transfer. Thank you again Emma from UK

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Baden, Switzerland
Reviewed 18 October 2011

The Riad is quite small, we had a long room on the side over the door. the room was a sort of gangway, not very big. there was no door from the bathroom to our room, but we got used to it. The bathroom id very nicely furnished and they clead every day our room. the breakfast was simple with...

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Adelaide, South Australia
Reviewed 2 July 2011

I stayed 5 nights here and enjoyed the laid back , quiet no-fuss atmosphere...the walk from the main "square"...the sounds...the view from the rooftop...and especially Youssef and his help right from the moment he met the tax in the back lane, and with ideas about where to go and how to get there. I can't wait to find my way...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2010

The Riad contacted me before I arrived and offered to organise airport transfers and excursions (on which we took them up). They were very quick to reply to my emails and clear about prices. When we arrived, we were pleasantly surprised at the cleanliness and general quiet atmosphere of the riad, given it's very central location (about 5-10 minutes walk...

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This traditional Moroccan house is located close to famous Jamaa El Fna Square (five minutes walking), in the heart of the best neighbourhood of the old Marrakech: The medina and its souks. This Riad has 6 rooms stylishly decorated to combine simplicity and comfort. The helpful staff at the guest house will be happy to organise a range of activities on your behalf such as cooking lessons. The staff members enjoy welcoming travellers from all over the world : lovers, families, friends or groups. Each room is decorated differently with charm and authenticity and has private bathroom and toilet facilities. The whole upper-floor is air-conditioned. You will appreciate the swimming pool in the patio and the nice roof terrace, where you may relax or enjoy some meals. Services : WiFi free access Meals (lunch or dinner) available on request Snacking Airport transfer available on request Blankets, fresh linens, pillows & towels are provided Activities in the Riad : Moroccan cooking lessons, diners with classic musicians, introduction to oriental dance, … Bedrooms: “Croissant de lune” : twin room, with 2 single beds, on the upper floor “Ciel d’ailleurs”: double room on the ground floor, “Caravane”: double room on the ground floor, “Etoile du Sud”: double room with four-poster bed, on the upper floor, “Reve d’Orient”: suite with four-poster bed, on the upper floor, “Deux mille et une nuits”: suite with four-poster bed on the upper floor. The staff could also help you for organizing activities such as excursions, horse-riding, hikes in the Atlas mountains or the desert, golf, hammam . . . Groups & Exclusive Use The Riad can receive up to 15 guests and can be hired exclusively, whether for a corporate event, hent party, birthday, or just a great opportunity to escape with family and friends. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Al Faras

Address: 35 Derb Boutouil | Kennaria, Marrakech, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: ₹ 2,622 - ₹ 2,693 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Riad Al Faras 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Top-floor twin room 'Croissant de lune' was perfect for sharing male travellers.”
 of 5 bubbles BrokenFriend, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
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