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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

The view from the hotel balcony was very relaxing. The Beautiful Kasbahs also offered dinner and spa. The staff gave us a wrong room. Normally I don't mind to pack the bags again and move to a new room, but after 6 hours driving, I was exhausted and already changed clothes. It was a very unpleasant discussion at the reception....

Thank Wangganger
Ghent, Belgium
Reviewed 1 week ago

AMAZING PEOPLE , AMAZING FOOD , AMAZING LOCATION ........ AMAZING AMAZING AMAZING . If possible we will stay there every year !!!!!!! The French owner is an absolute expert of the region , the culture .... and there is a extensive library on site . You just have to ask anything and they will provide . Great little swimming pool...

Thank 210production
Vancouver Island, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like everywhere we travelled in Morocco the people working at Dar Daif were generous and welcoming and very attentive to our requests. You can usually tell how well a property is managed but how happy the staff are working there. We stay here for three nights and used it as a base to explore the many sights all within an...

Thank Bruce M
JPZINEB, Propriétaire at Dar Daif, responded to this review

Cher bruce We are very happy with your experience at Dar Daïf for your stage in Ouarzazate. The team is one of the bases for a great stay in an establishment, and we are very proud of the team's commitment. Dar Daïf means "guest house". The excursions around our magnificent region are diverse, cultural, landscapes and discoveries on foot, canoeing,...

Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You feel at home, that is the best way to say it. Extremely nice and friendly staff, beautiful rooms.....They also have excursions in the area, it is a bit expensive if you are alone, but cheaper if you travel with other people.

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JPZINEB, Propriétaire at Dar Daif, responded to this review

Cher Younès Thank you for your nice message from your experience at Dar Daïf. The team at Dar Daïf is happy to welcome you. Dar Daïf's translation is "guest house". Our house offers 5 categories of rooms (from mini bedroom to suite apartment) to allow all travelers to come and stay in Dar Daïf. We organize excursions in this magnificent...

Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

A great Ryad in Ouarzazate and probably one of the best in whole Morocco without exageration. This place has such a special athmosphere ! The Moroccan food served is at an exceptionnal standard even from a Moroccan point of view. The view on the oued (river) is stunning. The Ryad is a bit far from city center (3km) and on...

Thank Salim M
Reviewed 25 February 2017

From the moment you step through the arched door, you are treated like a guest, rather than a customer - from the welcome of mint tea and moroccan cookies in the room, to the slippers provided to walk around the residence, it seems that everything at Kasbah Dar Diaf is done with a mind toward the comfort of the guest....

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Oh man, how do I begin to describe dar daif? Oasis, meditative, quiet, romantic, relaxing, luxurious...Dar Daif was definitely the best place in which we stayed during our trip to Morocco. At around 60 euro a night we got our own private room on a roof top overlooking Ouarzazate and was able to stargaze while laying in a comfortable recliner...

Thank Kirsten P
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The place is incredible. From the rooms, to the patio to the rooftop area, staying at Dar Daif was an unforgettable experience. Most of all though, the service, and especially the owner are as friendly and kind as they get. If I were to go back to Morocco I wouldn't miss going to Dar Daif for anything.

Thank Javier G
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Beautiful traditional Moroccan decor throughout the building. Lots of lovely terraces to sit and read a book. Very peaceful and situated just out of the town in the countryside. The staff were very hospitable. I would definitely stay there again.

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JPZINEB, Propriétaire at Dar Daif, responded to this review

Thank you for your tasty message, we are very happy that our guest house corresponds to your wishes. The entire team of Dar Daïf in Ouarzazate, enjoys sharing our home and a unique, authentic and original experience. We will be delighted to meet you again, and to advise you on other visits and experiences in our beautiful region. Dar Daïf...

Grenoble, France
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Friendly staff, an oasis of peace, beautiful riad, very nice bedding, excellent views and quiet place. Last but not least : une bonne cuisine. In short: do not pass by OUrzazate without going to this Riad.

Thank Luuk D
JPZINEB, Propriétaire at Dar Daif, responded to this review

Dear travelers, We thank you very much for sharing your experience of your visit to Dar Daïf in Ouarzazate. The whole team is happy to welcome you and share the kitchen, excursions on foot, mountain biking, 4x4, canoeing, desert or mountain valleys, hammam and massage treatments. Thank you for your communication with your network. The entire Dar Daïf team

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
3 km from Ouarzazate on the edge of the gardens, this Kasbah offers a warm atmosphere "Caravanserai" desert oasis. Zineb and Jean Pierre Datcharry and their team, passionate about the desert and mountains of Morocco for over 25 years, invite you to discover their magical house guests - the true southern gem not to be missed. neat and tasty cuisine, natural products, organic and region. Cooking lessons and pastry offered (book) if arrive early afternoon. Activities from the Kasbah: - Bird watching with a telescope, foot walks in the gardens, mountain biking, canoeing on the lake, bivouac in the desert, camel crossings in the desert trek in the Atlas. Establishment: Green Key certified, trophy Responsible Tourism (Morocco, France, Spain), HACCP certification. 1 furnished room for disabled people (hospital bed, no door, wagon comfort) joellette walks in the gardens, walks in the desert with a special wagons attached to the back of a camel. Parking guarded 24 / 24. Garage for bikes. Airport shuttle and bus. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dar Daif

Address: BP 93 | douar Talmasla, Ouarzazate 45000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Souss-Massa-Draa Region > Ouarzazate
Price Range: ₹ 1,947 - ₹ 9,597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dar Daif 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“All rooms are great and have cosy terraces near them”
  • Romantic views
210production, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Stayed in Room 40 with a private terrace and outlook of the Atlas Mountains over the terrace wall. Just a warning, there are lots of stairs.”
501brucem, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 41, great view of the city and your own courtyard in which to stargaze :)”
KirstenS247, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Every room is great, to be honest”
javiergY4714IJ, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room higher up (better view on the Dar itself)”
181stefand, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
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