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Reviewed 23 January 2015

I've just returned from an amazing 4 days with my girlfriend in Marrakech, where we stayed at Riad Badi with our wonderful hosts Isabelle and Christian. They went above and beyond to make our stay the best it could possibly be. We were really happy staying in their beautiful Riad in a fantastic location and wonderful different breakfasts served every...

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Isabelle J, Propriétaire at Riad Badi, responded to this review

Greetings from Riad Badi, Thank you J and B for choosing to stay with us and to take your time to write a such comment. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. We are pleased to know you have found our wonderful riad. It was indeed a great pleasure for us to be your host. Your comments are valuable...

Fairhaven, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 20 January 2015

This is a wonderful place to stay! Christian and Isabelle was extremely welcoming and hospitable. They made certain that I knew my way around the city; Christian even took me around through the souks, and walked me to Djemaa el Fna on my second day to make certain I met up with my city tour. The included breakfasts come in...

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Isabelle J, Propriétaire at Riad Badi, responded to this review

Dear Robin, Thank you for staying at Riad Badi and thank so much for sharing your feedback on the website. We are glad to have received you and to have helped you a little during your stay: it's not so easy for a woman alone to visit a town as Marrakech. We are happy you enjoyed our home especially by...

Philadelphia
Reviewed 20 January 2015

I can't say enough about this place, other than to note that the many, many five-star reviews found here were well deserved! Where even to begin? Let's start with the welcome tour and orientation given to us by Christian, which was invaluable in getting us settled in Marrakech. He showed us how to get key places, gave us tips on...

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Isabelle J, Propriétaire at Riad Badi, responded to this review

Thank you again for your stay at Riad Badi. Thank so much for recommending us. And thank very much you for your very NICE and COMPLETE review on Tripadvisor. We are glad to have received you and to have met your expectations. As you know we have been living in Morocco for more than 6 years and we are always...

Tenterden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2015

My daughter and I spent a long weekend at this beautiful Riad. On arrival we received such a lovely warm welcome from both Christain and Isobelle. The standard of service they provided during our stay was outstanding! They were both so kind, treated us just like family. As my daughter has already said in her review, Christain gave us a...

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Isabelle J, Propriétaire at Riad Badi, responded to this review

Dear Nicola, Thank you for sharing your feedback of Riad Badi and for recommending us. The whole team is very proud about such comments on Tripadvisor. Indeed you are not a regular guest. We are doing the same job: you are in charge of a cottage in the south of England. Your eyes of specialist give more importance to the...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2015

I spent the long weekend in Marrakech with my Mum for my 23rd birthday treat and we had a fantastic stay here at Riad Badi. Nothing was too much trouble- Christian and Isabelle were the perfect hosts. Christian gave us a guided tour around the souks and square so we knew exactly where to go and also helped us exchange...

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Isabelle J, Propriétaire at Riad Badi, responded to this review

Thank you Emily for choosing Riad Badi to celebrate your birthday with your mother and thank you so much for sharing your experience at Riad badi on the website. We were very pleased to welcome you to our home and to help you make your birthday a very special and memorable one. We are also glad you enjoyed Marrakech and...

Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2015 via mobile

Isabelle & Christian run a tight ship here. On arrival we had a lovely welcome with typical Moroccan pleasantries. Then we had pre-ordered the traditional Moroccan feast from them to eat. As we were arriving late this was convenient for us to save us having to find a restaurant. Our room was wonderfully spacious with rose petals liberally scattered to...

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Isabelle J, Propriétaire at Riad Badi, responded to this review

Thank you James for this very nice review on TripAdvisor. We are delighted whether you have enjoyed your stay at Riad Badi, our house in Marrakech. The whole team did its best to receive you so that you keep the best memory of Marrakech. We have received you as we would like to be received in a real guesthouse: our...

Rotherham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2015

We have just returned from a 5 night stay at the Riad Badi. The whole experience was wonderful. The beautifully appointed and well located Riad offered us peace and quiet from the hustle and bustle of Marrakech.Both Isabelle and Christian looked after our every need,nothing was too much trouble,from a tour of the souks to delicious home made meals and...

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Isabelle J, Propriétaire at Riad Badi, responded to this review

Thank you Julie for staying at Riad badi and for recommending us. We are delighted you enjoyed at Riad Badi especially by its location (quiet but nearby the hustle and bustle of Marrakech), our welcome (a tour in the Medina), our meals (breakfasts and dinner). We are glad to have met you and it would be a pleasure to receive...

Devon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2015

We are very grateful to Isabelle and Christian for providing such a lovely stay at Riad Badi. Located in the middle of the Medina, this beautiful riad allowed us to conveniently walk to the many sightseeing places of Marrakesh, especially so as Isabelle had kindly taken the time to explain how to best make use of our time in this...

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Isabelle J, Propriétaire at Riad Badi, responded to this review

Thank you Brigitte for posting your nice review and for sharing your stay at Riad badi. We are glad you enjoyed our house, the comfort of the room, our services and the meals. Thank you again and take care.

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

When I read the reviews, I had a hard time imagining that they could be accurate (especially with such an inexpensive rate), but my experience exceeded the reviews and my expectations. Overall, I would highly recommend staying at Riad Badi - we will stay there when we are in Marrakech next. 1. Accommodations: When Christian and Isabelle bought the riad,...

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Isabelle J, Propriétaire at Riad Badi, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience at Riad Badi and for recommending us. We are delighted to have met your expectations. We are delighted you enjoyed the comfort of our house, the tasty breakfasts and our services. We get our guests as we would be received in a guesthouse in a country that isn't ours, and in a...

Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2015

This is such a lovely guesthouse where the owners Isabelle and Christian tend to all of their guests needs. They are dedicated hosts who go out of their way to ensure guests have a safe and comfortable stay. The bedrooms are spacious, very clean and comfortable. The food here is excellent with homemade breads, jams, cakes and biscuits every day....

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Isabelle J, Propriétaire at Riad Badi, responded to this review

Caroline, Thank you for sharing your excellent comments on TripAdvisor following your recent stay with us. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at Riad Badi and you kept a nice souvenir of our house due to the comfort and the cleanliness of the riad, due to the good food of breakfasts and dinner. Thank you also for your comment...

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Riad Badi is a guesthouse situated right in the old centre of Marrakech. Most of the city's main attractions such as the Palais Badi, the Palais Bahia and the Saadiens tombs are within walking distance. The famous Djemaa El Fna Square is just at less than 10 minutes walk away.Riad Badi accommodates guests in seven spacious and comfortable rooms. The rooms are double, twin or triple with reverse air conditioning and safe box. They provide en suite bathroom with shower, towels, toiletries and hairdryer. ... more   less 

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Address: 56, derb Touareg Medina, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: $85 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms seemed fine”
 of 5 bubbles Wongaya_Jeff, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Cicogne room was quiet and nice, didn't see any of the others but can definitely recommend this one.”
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“All rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles ronaldm987, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet with air con and decorated in Moroccan style.”
 of 5 bubbles morfyddb, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 'cigogne' has twin beds and lots of room. Air-conditioned. All rooms looked good.”
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