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Hotel & Spa Riad Dar Bensouda

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$124*
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent about ten days in Morocco, we started in Fez and stayed here for the first part. This hotel and specifically Said the manager provided us with better service than when we stayed at the Four Seasons in Marrakech. We were met outside the Riad and walked in they carried our luggage for us. Once in the Riad we...

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MarrakechRiads, Gérant at Hotel & Spa Riad Dar Bensouda, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for sharing your experience at Dar Bensouda. Really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. It was a pleasure to host you and you’re welcome back anytime. Kind regards,

New York City, New York
Reviewed 23 March 2017

So first and foremost, the pictures don't do the Riad justice--its is beautiful and a lovingly restored Imam's home. My room was breathtaking and very comfortable with a big bed and lovely rain shower that washed away the muck of camping in the desert. Second, the staff was impeccable. From the attentive breakfast staff to the manager and owner, Sayed,...

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MarrakechRiads, Gérant at Hotel & Spa Riad Dar Bensouda, responded to this review

Dear guest, Greetings from Fez :) Thank you for sharing your experience in our Riad on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to read your positive comments regarding our rooms, staff and services. We hope to see you again at Dar Bensouda. Kind regards,

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Make sure you call the Riad as you approach the medina and they will send out staff to bring you and your luggage into the maze. Once there our host greated us with traditional mint tea and cookies. He then explained the history of the building and gave us a tour before showing us to our beautiful rooms. The restaurant...

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MarrakechRiads, Gérant at Hotel & Spa Riad Dar Bensouda, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your review and for choosing Dar Bensouda for your stay. We are pleased you could try our restaurant and you enjoyed our Riad in the middle of the Medina. We really hope to host you again. Kind regards,

New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I was very sick when I arrived in Fez and the staff was incredibly nice and attentive. The room itself was nice, wifi worked in the rooms and generally quiet. Beautiful riad. As two female travelers, we felt most comfortable when we had a local boy from the hotel escort us to and from the hotel at night. It's in...

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MarrakechRiads, Gérant at Hotel & Spa Riad Dar Bensouda, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for sharing your experience and for your kind remarks regarding our staff, accommodation and services. It was a pleasure to welcome you at Dar Bensouda. We hope to host you again in the near future. With our best regards,

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This place is so incredible. We were a little lost and a local boy had overheard us talking about this place so he led us there through the winding streets. As soon as we stepped across the threshold it was like we were in another world. The attention to detail, the calm ambience, the lighting, the friendly staff. The architecture....

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MarrakechRiads, Gérant at Hotel & Spa Riad Dar Bensouda, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, all the team of DAR BENSOUDA will be more than happy to welcoming you among us again, Sharing this old palace who had more than 400 years ago it's always a duty for us, All the best.

Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Said and his staff are very welcoming and attentive. The Riad is simply beautiful and alluring. There is a large buffet breakfast-- fresh orange juice, strawberries, goat cheeze, pastries, eggs, and more (oh my diet). We enjoyed the cooking class by Dounia which included a trip to the market to buy the ingredients. Dounia makes very good tagine (oh my...

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MarrakechRiads, Gérant at Hotel & Spa Riad Dar Bensouda, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, all the team of DAR BENSOUDA will be more than happy to welcoming you among us again, Sharing this old palace who had more than 400 years ago it's always a duty for us, all the best

Berlin
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Dar Bensouda is a beautiful p(a)lace! So far, the best we had in Morocco (we are frequent travelers). All rooms are lovely decorated and are very comfortable (heating, amazing hot shower, good beds). The stuff is very sweet and do everything to make you feel good and to help you. (E.g. we arrived at 3am in the morning, and they...

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MarrakechRiads, Gérant at Hotel & Spa Riad Dar Bensouda, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, all the team of DAR BENSOUDA will be more than happy to welcoming you among us again, Sharing this old palace who had more than 400 years ago it's always a duty for us, All the best

Reviewed 21 February 2017

What an experience, I don't really quite know where to start. I simply wish I had more time in this magical riad. From the beginning of our stay we loved it. Loved the architecture, the rooms, the staff. Wonderful and very helpful staff. The food was exquisite. This was my first time in morocco and it easily became one of...

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Dear guest, Thank you for taking time to share your recent experience with us at Dar Bensouda. It's a pleasure to know that you liked your stay among us. We look forward to welcoming you back for another experience in the near future. Best Regards,

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We were thrilled with our stay at Dar Bensouda. The property is amazing and my family of four including two adult daughters were given a ground floor of two spacious suites and a private courtyard. We loved it ! The interiors were both stylish and exotic and the soft furnishings, beds, linens of the highest standard. The location is ideal...

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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

The riad is situated in Fes El Bali which is the old town and home to most of the popular sites in Fes. Location wise you are around 20 minutes walk from the Karioune University and other main market area. Whilst the riad is in the back streets he friendly staff are always willing to walk you to your desired...

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Dar Bensouda is an authentic old palace in Fez, transformed into a charming guesthouse. Here you'll find exquisite traditional architecture harmoniously combined with all the comforts of modern accommodation. Dar Bensouda has two beautiful courtyards: the fountain courtyard around which eleven luxurious rooms and suites are arranged and the swimming pool patio with a leafy garden. Each room is individually decorated, air-conditioned, and has an en-suite bathroom with shower. The suites have a bathtub and a relaxing sitting room. ... more   less 

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Address: 14, Zkak El Bgha | Elquettanine, Fes 30202, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Fes-Boulemane Region > Fes
Price Range: €56 - €157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel & Spa Riad Dar Bensouda 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Fes
#6 Luxury Hotel in Fes
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“The hotel is located in the medina in Fes. We had guides to get us to and from the hotel but on our own we might not have found it.”
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