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Riad Dar El Aila

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#201 of 1,169 B&Bs / Inns in Marrakech
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Staying at Riad Dar El Aila was like staying in an oasis of calm in the middle of the bustling medina. The location was excellent, very close to the souks and ‘big square’ and many gorgeous restaurants, and within walkable distance to the Palaces and the Jardin Marjorelle (although the Riad was king enough to help arrange taxis for us...

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County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was our first time in Marrakech and we were overwhelmed by the madness of the city. This riad was the perfect tonic to the hectic streets of the medina. Very friendly staff, very nice comfortable room and beds, beautiful sunny rooftop perfect for relaxing after the day. Nice food also. Youssef was very friendly and made us feel very...

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Stowmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful friendly Riad that helped us enjoy a break to Marrakech . We loved the roof top garden and the welcome mint tea and we enjoyed our chats with a very helpful, Mohssin, who ensured our breakfasts of amazing orange juice and home made delights started us off well.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Our least favorite of the 3 riads we stayed in while in Marrakech. The place was fine, but a little run down and could use a facelift. We were supposed to stay at their sister Riad, Riad Origines, but they moved us to this one at the last minute and it was supposed to be a "good thing", but we...

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 2 December 2016

This riad was so nice! The staff is super friendly, the location is good. I would definitely recommend a airport pick-up, because it is very hard to find in the medina. So the first time you get there, you're sure not to get lost. The room was great, clean and a lot of ambience. Also the patio is nice, and...

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Portishead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Just came back from a long weekend with some friends. Although a little rough around the edges in some place, you need to remember that this is Marrakech! The place was incredibly clean and staff could not have been more helpful. Trips are probably on the more expensive side, but it is worthwhile for the convenience. Breakfast was basic but...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing terrace they have! Just sit or lay and watch roofs of Marrakech´ houses and Atlas Mountains beyond. This Riad is very nice, it has two parts, one with small pool, hammam etc and second - honestly i have not discovered. Staff is nice, helpful and smilling - also housekeeping staff - you cannot see this much often. Breakfast simple,...

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Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I feel I cannot recommend this Riad enough. But I must admit the whole experience started rather scary. We arrived in Marrakech after midnight (two ladies btw) and the taxi driver stoped in the middle of a plaza and two young men that apparently were waiting for us graped our bags and asked us to follow them! We followed them...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

A trio of us stayed at this Riad for a total of six days over two different stays. This was our first time in Morocco. The riad is in the heart of the old town. It's walking distance to some must see places such as the souks, koutoubia mosque and the big square. Momin the manager who greets you will...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Typical beautiful Riad. Stayed in the beautiful suite which is perfect for friends, family or couples. Staff were lovely, special thanks to Solomon and Jamal. Food was simple but nice, always served with a smile from the friendly staff. The Riad was positioned in the old town and it took about 15-25 minutes to walk to the medina, depending on...

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  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Room Service
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  • Pool
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Riad Dar El Aila

Address: 160 Derb El Ferane, Marrakech, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: €57 - €94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Riad Dar El Aila 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Avoid the rooms in the 2nd courtyard, where you have to go UP 3 flights of stairs and then back down to your room.”
 of 5 bubbles FonzNYC, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The Ground Floor we were in was Gorgeous ( Not sure about the other rooms) And we had a pet tortoise outside our room in the garden area.”
 of 5 bubbles 984taraj, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“all wonderfull”
 of 5 bubbles lesleym195, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
“'Andalous' was dimly-lit and backed onto a building from which loud noises emanated into the early hours of the morning.”
 of 5 bubbles Eurobazz, 9 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are all unique and feel quite magical, just bear in mind there are steps to the rooms and the rooftop terrace.”
 of 5 bubbles LivinginSomerset, 28 Nov 2015 | Read review
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