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Reviewed 24 October 2016

This place is terrific. The people are lovely and the place beautifully renovated. its clean, good water shower pressure, Hibiscus room has a deep bath, bed comfortable and pillows ok. Breakfast is great especially the yogurt, and I highly recommend you dine in one evening🤗 They provide a good map and good advice. It's a 15 minute walk to the...

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JacquelineMarrakech, Propriétaire at Riad Samsara, responded to this review

Dear Susan R, Thank you for taking time to write such a positive comment on TripAdvisor, your feedback its very important for us. We hope to have the pleasure to welcoming you back in Riad Samsara. Yours Sincerely, Siham for Jacqueline Brandt,

Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I loved to visit marrakesh and was a perfect decision stay in Riad Samsara! The breakfast it's amazing, the comfort of the place, very clean and the staff is very kind. Thank you Latifa and your team! You made Marrakesh more beautifull!

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JacquelineMarrakech, Propriétaire at Riad Samsara, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to have you dear Lilian, we are glad to hear your had a pleasant stay. All the best for you and we hope to see you back soon. Latifa

Reviewed 7 September 2016

It is a beautifully decorated small riad and smells amazing with orange blossom essential oil. The courtyard is gorgeous ,it was great just sitting there and relax, take a break from all the hustling outside.The breakfast is great with several types of pastries, fruits and yogurts. Of course won't forget the complimentary moroccan mint tea . Latifa was really helpful...

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JacquelineMarrakech, Propriétaire at Riad Samsara, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback, it was a pleasure to have you around. We hope to see you back again. All the best

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Marrakesh is a bustling city and inside the medina things can be a bit overwhelming at times. Then you open the door to this oasis and you are immediately transformed into a different place and time! After staying at the Douar Samara in the Mountains we needed to see the other places Jackeline had been operating and we were thrilled...

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JacquelineMarrakech, Propriétaire at Riad Samsara, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback Rob, it was a real pleasure having you and your beautiful wife around... All the best for you. Latifa

Reviewed 25 July 2016

Riad Samsara was a great place to stay whilst in Marrakech and go and explore the city. Located in the north of the medina, it proved good for getting to both the old and new parts of the city and everywhere is walking distance. It's got an Stunning courtyard and nice roof terrace which are arguably better than other spots...

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JacquelineMarrakech, Propriétaire at Riad Samsara, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback Duncan, the words of our satisfied clients are pats on the back that make us want to keep up our work and to always try to be better. You are most welcome to come back any other time, you and your friend were wonderful guests. I will let you know once in the...

Reviewed 15 July 2016

We had a lovely stay at this riad. Latifa welcomed us and was very helpful giving us tips and handing over maps and a even a phone(!) which was really helpful! The room we stayed in was very nice, and they were very accommodating to our needs. The breakfast was also good, and on the day of our flight wherein...

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JacquelineMarrakech, Propriétaire at Riad Samsara, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the nice word and for your stay with us, we will be more than happy to welcome you again any other time.

Nottinghamshire
Reviewed 11 July 2016

From the moment we stepped into the Riad, we felt like we'd found Eden. Latifa and Jacqueline made us feel so welcome, and provided us with mint tea and pastries as they went through the sights we should see and gave us general advice on getting around. Along with a very good map, we were provided with a phone to...

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JacquelineMarrakech, Propriétaire at Riad Samsara, responded to this review

We can't thank our dear guests enough for their trust and the kind words they share with us. You are indeed more than welcome anytime you are back in Marrakech. Latifa

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 9 July 2016

I was greeted very warmly by Latifa, whose English and French are both spoken at native levels. She was very patient with me as I had to change my arrival time on several occasions. Tea and desserts upon check-in were top notch. The riad itself is traditional-style, but extremely clean, up-to-date in its construction and details. The bougainvillea-filled courtyard is...

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JacquelineMarrakech, Propriétaire at Riad Samsara, responded to this review

It was our big pleasure to have you around, such a joyful spirit you are. Thank you for sharing your experience with us and hopefully we can welcome you back here again soon. Latifa

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place to stay and end our tour of Morocco! We arrived late and were greeted by the house manager. Then given the keys and we had the place to ourselves.. Wow! This place is the real deal, an authentically restored riad in the old medina. With an amazing roof terrace. Our room was the 'hibiscus' and was...

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JacquelineMarrakech, Propriétaire at Riad Samsara, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words and for choosing our riad for your stay. It was such a pleasure having you around. We will be pleased to welcome you again any other time. Cheers

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Beautifully decorated small, boutique-style riad with only three rooms. Lots of birds thanks to plantation in the inner courtyard. Very homely feeling with kind staff. Great breakfast and (optional) dinner. Good to take into account that the riad is located in the north of the medina, which is relatively quiet and easy to access, but about a 15-20 minute walk...

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It's a pleasure to know you had a pleasant stay at our riad. Looking forward having you here again. All the best

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Riad Samsara is a traditional riad, full of charm, quietly nestled close to the heart of the bustling Medina. Jacqueline, your hostess, welcomes those travellers in search of an authentic experience, to her meticulously hand-renovated palace. The three opulent bedrooms each have their own individual style and are full of small touches to make your stay extra special.One of the most beautiful and original homes in Marrakech. Tailored for personal service and space, this is your own secluded sanctuary, a home from home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Samsara

Address: 6, Derb El Aarsa | Tarzout -Médina, Marrakech 40008, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: $82 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Riad Samsara 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“They are all great rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles camposbob, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Had the Olivia room which I think is the smallest and it was still Bob on for two.”
 of 5 bubbles 299duncank, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Hibiscus, which was divine!”
 of 5 bubbles little_teabag21, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Only 3 rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles annegiddings, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are on the same floor. They are decorated in different styles but otherwise very similar so it just depends on your taste.”
 of 5 bubbles bethd939, 25 Feb 2016 | Read review
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