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toronto
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Down several narrow lanes in the old part of Marrakesh lies Riad Zitoun. Like most riads, the plain outside door leads to an open central courtyard with a fountain and lost of zelig tile work. Peaceful and relaxing. The mint tea is poured before the formalities of registering. The two house tortoises show off their colourful shells. Several members of...

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Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

We have just spend a week at this Riad. Everything was just perfect. The welcome when we arrived, when the Owner Ahmed informed us about Marrakech and recommended us excursions, restaurants etc. The service was wonderful during the whole stay. The breakfast was great and with flexibility as there exist no breakfast times. When we came back from our day...

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Vilnius, Vilniaus Apskritis, Lithuania
Reviewed 4 November 2014

The riad is really cosy and the owner is polite. It is located very close to the main square. We really liked staying there and had a great evening on a roof terrace. However it is quite difficult to find it if you haven't been there before.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 February 2014

Very cheap and close to the main square (once you find it!) - its basic as you would expect for the price but the beds were comfortable. Sinks in bathroom didnt turn off, toilets were barely big enough to sit and WiFi didnt work, but the place was clean and nice and the staff were friendly. Would recommend if you...

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Durham, Uk
Reviewed 10 March 2013

depending on how busy this hostel is you can get a bed from 50-100dh (about £4.50 - 9) a night and this includes a basic breakfast of coffee, bread and jam / honey The beds have recently bee updated and will post some more up to date pictures when I get a chance, it may not have the most facilities...

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Hertford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2013

Unfortunately, on our way to 'Zitoune', of which I should say, we didn't have very high expectations, we were mistakenly taken to Riad Siwan (See my other review). I say "Unfortunately" because Siwan is soooo gorgeous it does rather tend to make others seem incredibly dull and shabby by comparison. Zitoune falls into this category. The Riad is huge and...

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Totnes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2012

Firstly I didn't stay here, but did pop in for a drink on my way back from shopping in the souks. Very welcoming atmosphere, seriously cold beer. Promised to call back for dinner but alas we didn't return to the Riad next door to Edwina's place. Certainly would recommend the hospitality.

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Durham, Uk
Reviewed 8 March 2011

I stayed at this hostel for several nights and only thing that let it down were the showers and toilets the toilets were pretty cramped and when doors closed they were against your knees I am not a big guy so could imagine this being pretty uncomfortable for anybody larger! also the showers are shared and do not have anywhere...

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 16 January 2011

Riad Zitoune is a lovely and unusual building with long, narrow rooms full of lots of natural light. The beds are also unusual -- long, narrow cushions on the floor -- but I slept fine on it. The breakfast is simple and tasty, but we could never quite figure out what was free and what we had to pay for....

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los angeles
Reviewed 24 April 2009

this hostel has most of the basics: comfortable bed, hot showers in the morning, breakfast if you'd like, wi-fi, clean facilities throughout. There is no communal kitchen, and the upstairs terrace is still in the works. But the proprietor is a very honest, kind, and friendly lady, and was helpful in offering advice to a clueless solo traveller. It is...

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The Best Youth Paradise for backpackers who are really curious to discover the Moroccan life style in the Beautiful Riad just renovated and maintained in accordance with local traditions, an interior patio and a terrace with a beautiful view of the Medina. ... more   less 

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Address: 91, derb jdid. Riad Zitoune Laqdim., Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: €10 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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