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Bristol
Reviewed 23 May 2012

My husband and myself and our best friends stayed with Grant and Michele for our wedding anniversary. We stayed in the Almohad suite - beautiful and overlooking pool courtyard and our friends stayed in the Berber room - again beautiful ( i thought Sue was going to try and smuggle the soft furnishings out in her suitcase!) which opens up...

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2012

We could not have had a better introduction to Morocco. Riad Assakina was simply marvellous.The Riad is situated in the Mellah District of the Medina, with many of the main places of interest within easy walking distance. The décor was quite simply stunning. Our favourite place was the roof terrace where we could observe the Storks feeding their young or...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 16 May 2012

Only stayed here for two nights, but it was a lovely stay. Very friendly owners - we got upgraded to a suite for the first night, which was a very nice gesture - and excellent, very attentive staff, one of whom even walked us to a nearby restaurant the first night to make sure that we found our way there....

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These 2 ladies, originally from Russia, booked through an agency which we had not used before. The agency chose to reserve for them our smallest room, and we barely saw them throughout their brief visit. They arrived late; left early; and in between were ushered from pre-arranged dinner to pre-arranged tour etc by their guide. We are glad that they...

Portsmouth, England
Reviewed 15 May 2012

Imagine: An oasis of peace and tranquillity, your feet dipped into cool waters whilst the rest of your body basks in the warmth of the afternoon sunshine. A refreshing mint tea together with Moroccan pastries arrives at your side. The aroma of fresh mint perfumes the peaceful air around you and small birds flutter from branch to branch in the...

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London
Reviewed 10 May 2012

Could not fault Riad Assakina. It is a beautiful oasis in the middle of the Medina, a chance to lock yourself away from the hustle and bustle of Marrakech life. It is run by an English couple, Michelle and Grant, who treat you as friends and are always on hand to help or advise and the staff they employ are...

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 May 2012

We spent four wonderful days at the Riad Assakina. It had been highly recommended by a work colleague of my husband. Michele and Grant were great hosts, and all the staff were very friendly and helpful.Our room was beautifully furnished and very comfortable. If you are looking for a place to stay in Marrakech then why not stay in this...

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london
Reviewed 7 May 2012

There are many glowing reviews on this forum for this wonderful Riad but quite simply there are 2 reasons why you should look no further and book your stay here today. If you are going to come to Marrakech you have to stay in a traditional Riad not one of the 5 star hotels in the french quarter that are...

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London
Reviewed 22 April 2012

As a treat, my mum took my sister and I to Marrakech with a friend of hers who had stayed at the Riad before. What a delicious place to stay! The Riad is quite simply stunning. It has been designed and furnished to an incredibly high standard yet retains a true sense of comfort. Michelle and Grant were fantastic hosts...

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London
Reviewed 22 April 2012

I recently spent the most wonderful five days with my two daughters and one of my best friends. This riad is the most beautifully furnished, very comfortable beds, amazing staff, Michel and Grant couldn't have done more to make our stay a memorable experience. We long to go there again.

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marakesh
Reviewed 20 April 2012

If you are looking for somewhere to stay in the heart of Marrakech with an authentic Moroccan atmosphere, then this riad is the only place to stay. Grant and Michele as well as their team are wonderful attentive hosts who have thought of everthing to make their guests welcome and relaxed. The classy, moroccon decor of the whole place together...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Riad Assakina is a beautiful, light and spacious riad, ideally situated in the historic Mellah: the ancient Jewish quarter of Marrakech's Medina. It directly overlooks the famous Bahia Palace; and is within an easy stroll of the city's other famous attractions. It is also well placed for enjoying some of Marrakech's finest restaurants and bars. The Riad subtly blends the best of local tradition and craftsmanship with all the refinements of a bespoke private residence. ... more   less 

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Address: Derb Alaati Allah, 14 | Hay Salam, Medina, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: €105 - €215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
Riad Assakina Marrakech
Riad Assakina Hotel Marrakech
Hotel Style:
#18 Romantic Hotel in Marrakech
#32 Family Hotel in Marrakech
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