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Riad First

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#238 of 1,130 B&Bs / Inns in Marrakech
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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My brother and I spent 3 nights at Fatima's amazing riad. Fatima and her family were extemely nice and kind and helped us with anything we needed. The room was extremely clean and beautiful and the riad was perfectly calm. The only thing to take into account is that the rooms themselves are quite dark (there is a terrace though)...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Returning to Marrakech for the second time this year, I chose Riad First for our stay as I was impressed with some of the photographs i'd seen online. It was my mum's first time in Marrakech and what a great choice it was to stay here for her first experience here! Our room was so spacious and everything was spotless...

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VANESSA B, Propriétaire at Riad First, responded to this review

Thank so smuch for your wonderful review about the riad and our staff. Thank you choosing the riad First for your stay at Marrakech. I hope we can accomodate you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited Marrakech for the first time this winter, staying in a different Riad. This time I have chosen Riad First and I just couldn't go wrong! It is a hidden gem inside vibrant Medina, with interesting modern decor and lovely relaxing atmosphere. I was greeted with a traditional Moroccan dinner which was delicious. My room had an amazing...

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VANESSA B, Propriétaire at Riad First, responded to this review

Thank you for your good review. You help us to improve our services. Thank you choosing the riad FIRST for your stay at Marrakech and we hope accomodate you again.

Greenwich, CT
Reviewed 24 August 2016

My family and I rented the entire riad for ourselves. What a treat to have this beautiful home to enjoy in its entirety. It's location in a very quiet dead end "derb" inside the medina was absolutely perfect to enjoy the 'true' feeling of being in Marrakech. The owner, Vanessa, is a delight to deal with: always quick to answer...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

We really liked this riad in the lively neighbourhood. The hosts are really friendly and helpful. The riad is quiet and nicely designed. Have breakfast on the roof terrace and enjoy the local people on the nearby souks

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Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Beautiful little riad within the medina. The riad is owned by a French couple and run by a Morocco mother and son duo. Fatima and her son are helpful and genuine. It's true that it feels like you are staying in a friend's home as it is not exactly professionally run. Breakfast is mediocre and though the room was clean,...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Riad First is a lovely traditional shaped riad, redone with a modern twist. It has only a few rooms, but all of them are beautifully decorated, and all have wifi as well as air condition. The beds are big and comfortable too. The family that works at the riad are LOVELY. they greet you by name every morning and give...

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Reviewed 17 August 2015

It was an amazing adventure our stay on Riad First. The owner and the son were always very kind and always present when it was needed. Very nice and complete breakfast by the pool. By the way, the pool is amazing. The rooms are all of them very beautifull and clean. I truly recomend.

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Oakham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We received an extremely warm welcome at this lovely oasis in a very busy part of the city. Extremely stylish and comfortable accommodation with excellent service. The rooms are very well-appointed. The riad is in an excellent location for exploring the city on foot.

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Bondi, Australia
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

We throughly enjoyed our stay at Riad First. All staff were friendly and accommodating. The Riad is beautifully designed and has a luxurious feel. All rooms look over the pool. The establishment has a roof top and several areas to relax in. It is well maintained and very clean. The only issues we faced were a lack of lighting in...

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
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Additional Information about Riad First

Address: Derb Jdid 337 Bab Doukkala, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: €69 - €97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“book in advance”
rosemariew971, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Ground Floor Room by the Pool”
179luciah, 29 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Choose a room on the 1st floor for more privacy”
wildy1302, 3 Mar 2015 | Read review
“First floor for added privacy.”
lightbulbsmcf, 7 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Rooms on the first floor quieter than ground, but not much noise anywhere”
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