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Riad El Wiam

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#182 of 1,187 B&Bs / Inns in Marrakech
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Greenwood, Mississippi
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 October 2015

Our room was large and beautiful, well appointed with beautiful carved wooden bed frame and furniture. The bathroom was nice and large and clean, had a blow dryer, but needed a little more light over the sink and mirror. The A/C worked fantastic, kept the room nice and cold. The breakfast was good, coffee, tea or mint tea, yogurt with... More 

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3 reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

I have to say that from the moment we walked through the door we loved our visit to this Riad. After the walk through a dark passage to reach the front door it was the perfect oasis of peace & tranquility in the middle of mayhem. They looked after us very well & i have to say nothing was too... More 

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5 reviews
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

We had a city break end of June. The riad has a great location, right in the center of Medina. The staff was just great: from the very beginning, Naïma took care of us, advising us what should we first visit (maps offered, with plenty of explanations), what should we do in different cases, where should we eat, how should... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Fantastic Riad (once found) handy for all sites, quiet relaxing stay, Breakfast was one of the best we had all holiday the lady that runs the raid is lovely and organised an evening meal taxis, and a guide for us even though limited english spoken I guarantee you will love this riad if in marrakech for a few days.

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Thank mancunian1962
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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 June 2015

We have now visited Marrakech three times and the two times we stayed for more than one day here we've stayed in Riad El Wiam - and what a treat it is! There are so many positive things to say about this place - but one of the main reasons we came back is Naima - the "innkeeper". She is... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 15 March 2015

All the reviews are of Riad El Wilam are true. Excellent value, we loved it. Once you get through the door you will be amazed at the courtyard which is so quiet and tranquil compared to what was going on outside. The room was clean and really nicely decorated ceiling in a traditional style, the bed was enormous. The wifi... More 

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Milan, Italy
1 review
Reviewed 8 March 2015

An excellent, refined and very cleaned place in the eh art of Medina, just few minutes walk to Jemaa El-Fna, the biggest square heart of the life in the Medina. What we loved were the handcrafted and very traditional details, the refined furniture, the warm welcome of the staff and the silent peace that is very appreciated after the whole... More 

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Williams Lake
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45 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 28 December 2014

After stepping out of the taxi (which was not allowed further into the medina at that time of day), we were met by a fellow with a pull-cart. Into the cart went the backpacks and off the gent went with us; through the maze. After many turns and a final one down a deserted, dim and narrow alley, we stood... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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18 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 December 2014

Very good place for few days stay in Marrakesh , just few minutes walk for Jemaa El-Fna , hidden in the "real" part of Medina - not that turistic (few times in the street local people were trying to explain us that we missed our way :o). Very nicely decorated. Staff really excellent. Delicious breakfast - every day something new... More 

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London
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2014

We only stayed for one night on our last night in Morocco but thoroughly enjoyed our stay. I loved this riad's traditional decor, every detail was handcrafted, there was a calming water fountain and wonderful scents running through the halls. Our room had a massive bed and massive bath tub and plenty of hot water which can't be said for... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located 10 minutes walk from Jemaa El Fna, Riad El Wiam was designed to meet the demand for those seeking a pleasant place to stay with quality and exceptional service. Its flowers and tree terraces overlooking the Koutoubia and the Atlas Mountains offers the evening, an unforgettable spectacle, combining with both sound and light from the Place Jamaa El Fna. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad El Wiam

Address: 24 - 25 derb Gnaoua Ben Saleh, Marrakech 40008, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: €55 - €98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Riad El Wiam 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Guest rooms has a real charm and character, but slightly small. So if you are looking for a large hotel style room you may be disappointed.”
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“we stayed in the executive room , very spacious and comfortable.”
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“all the rooms are great - our favorite are the two upstairs closest to each other -”
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“Even the smallest room is fine. If staying several days, try out different rooms as they are all unique.”
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