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Reviewed 28 October 2009

Based on the information provided and reviews on another site (all glowing) we booked this riad as a treat, as it was more expensive than we paid elsewhere. One of the reasons we booked it was the swimming pool. This is actually more like a pond in the reception area. You could swim in it (lie about it in rather...

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Reviewed 25 June 2008

What a fantastic little Riad! This place was cheap and therefore you need to remember that you get what you pay for. However, we cannot fault it at this standard. Our room was lovely and spacious, it and the bathroom was very clean. Our room was cleaned properly everyday and the staff were so friendly. Youseff, the Manager was very...

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3Thank dantri
Bedfordshire, UK
Reviewed 15 February 2007

I stayed here for 4 nights with my daughter and generally it was OK; the decor and general atmosphere were very nice and people pleasant enough, when we saw them! The communication with the owner re booking was fine, but I'm not sure this was transmitted effectively to the people actually running the place: there was confusion about the payment...

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London. UK
Reviewed 15 January 2007

Riad Al Faras was in a great location (a 5min walk to the medina) and was a decent price. It was clean and the breakfast was one of the best we had. I was picked up at the airport as arranged. This riad was by no means 'flash' but it was beyond basics and I would stay there again.

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london, england
Reviewed 27 September 2006

We had two rooms here and it was ok for one night. Its in a great location just 5 minutes walk from the main square but out of the 3 riads we stayed in Marrakech this one could not compare to the others and I would rather be a bit further out and enjoy a nicer stay. The rooms were...

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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: $51 - $140 (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
“I liked more the rooms upstairs which have more privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles Penel0pe_2011, 5 Aug 2013 | Read review
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