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Maison Arabo Andalouse

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located within easy walking distance of lots of attractions and the main square/markets. We had a whole week at this Riad and loved it. The decoration is traditional and pretty and our room was really big with a terrace. The staff helped us organise really good quality day trips to the mountains and Essaouira and when one of our drivers... More 

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GPaolo B, Owner at Maison Arabo Andalouse, responded to this review

Dear Guest,I'm sorry that only now I know of your sleeping problem,even if the bed it's Queen- size,we can make your side less firm,and leave your partner side,witch was well appreciate as it was.On small structure,like we are,everything it's possible,it's pity you didn't touch with us. Those are arguments that me appreciate a lot because are sincerely,and help us at... More 

Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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111 reviews
44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Mohammed and his team have gonenput of their way for us to make the first nights of our honeymoon onforgettable. We got a great suite with a large terrace and livingroom. They offered to cook us dinner on the first night which was served with a local bottle of wine and still stands (after 10 days in Morocco) as the... More 

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GPaolo B, Owner at Maison Arabo Andalouse, responded to this review

Honestly, I would not want to respond to these guests on their honeymoon vacations. Besides having <>their suite,give them a discounted prices for our car,and others little-friendly attention for the circumstance, they complained about the hight price for their Laundry, made by us by hand, and for other things, really no respect for our staff and for the service provided... More 

Marrakech, Morocco
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28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Every time I am at Arabo I feel the urge to sit and talk the latest medina news under the bananatrees. Write a book in the study of their beautiful suite, or just have a original Italian pasta according to the precise rules of GPaolo the Italian flamboyant owner. This is a special place. I don't know why. Maybe because... More 

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GPaolo B, Owner at Maison Arabo Andalouse, responded to this review

I feel your review come from the deepest of your hearts,for us it's more than normal to reverse ours loyal guests a warming welcome as for the first time in our Riad . Now,at the inauguration of Romantic promenade around the ruins of your favourite El Baadi Palace,become more easy to discover its beauty. Promise,the Special Italian -Moroccan fresh tomato... More 

1 review
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We enjoyed staying in the Riad. The staff were very welcoming, giving us lots of information on the local area and helping us. The place was very clean, quite and comfortable. We enjoyed sitting on the terrace in the evenings. Good breakfast. We recommend staying there to anyone. We hope to return there in the future.

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Thank Magdalena B
GPaolo B, Owner at Maison Arabo Andalouse, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thanks for yours sincerely comments,we appreciate a lot,even the situation it's not really very brilliant we try to keep the same standing, to friendly and all our hearts welcoming our Guests. Now it's timing to give more than ours possibility. You are welcome any time you wish to spend a relaxing week-end,on one of ours terraces Choukrane Maa... More 

Istanbul, Turkey
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58 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Maison Arabo Andalouse is the right hotel to accomodate in the old town of Marrakech ( Medina) with a local authentic, clean atmosphere and a cozy feel, which is actually a local traditional house building. The main attractions of the city like Jemaa El Fna square, Koutoubia Mosque, the bazaars are at a walking distance. It does not have a... More 

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GPaolo B, Owner at Maison Arabo Andalouse, responded to this review

Unfortunately I can't recognise the dear Guest how wrote us so nice review,using a pseudo. Sorry for misunderstand about the Restaurant on the Riad,of course we have one and we make menu personalised for each Guest,all kind of cuisine,under request. We also personalise for each of you your excursions,your city shopping or place of"" must do""with or without personal Guide... More 

Karlsruhe, Germany
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14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Having breakfast above the rooftops of Marrakech - magnificent! Everytime it is like being in a tale of One thousand and One nights – refreshingly far away from things at home, in an extraordinary place. The staff with Mohamed and the others always so friendly – thank you again! Breakfast delicious (our son loves the pancakes!) the rooms in typical... More 

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GPaolo B, Proprietario at Maison Arabo Andalouse, responded to this review

I know it's not the first time this splendid Family stay on our Riad,one of the reason that we continue to improve it it's thank to those kind guests who appreciate our Palace. The discreet presence of our staff and the personalized care for each of the guests about preparing meals,the follow for reserving excursions or the suggestions we give... More 

New York City, New York
1 review
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This is a very intimate rihad in center of Marrakesh. The rooms are very spacious and some have their own attached balconies. It is not modern, but decorated in the traditional style. The staff is EXCEPTIONAL. They offer a superior and personalized customer service to make sure your stay is wonderful and worry-free. The food is great and served upstairs... More 

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GPaolo B, Owner at Maison Arabo Andalouse, responded to this review

Yes,it's trough,ours amenities:--- silence, discretion, concern especially in food preparation, (as for this kind host), the city moreover offers everything and more', we will help you to find out, but by us, please, relax, focus on real thinks and peace . We try to keep our Original latest 1920 ""Palace"" on perfect shape,not always simple,important our staff,with us from the... More 

Modena, Italy
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 June 2016

it is located in the Kasbah area within the walls of the city centre, 5 minute walking distance to Jemaa El Fna square. Basically all sites can be visited by foot. I The personnel at the Riad was exceptional, kind and very caring. My son had dietary problems so the owner Giampaolo got got of his way to prepare special... More 

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GPaolo B, Owner at Maison Arabo Andalouse, responded to this review

With the staff, we have a special attention for persons with nutritional needs, there is no problem to find the best products, even at small organic producers outside of Marrakesh. Worried for the Italian espresso, but it is true they were glad to enjoy our, with spices and secret herbs,also the worry for Moroccan cuisine was resolved adding some international... More 

Boynton Beach, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

The Riad was magnificent, Paolo was the perfect host. A most memorable vacation! Close to the center of the city and all its attractions. The staff was exceptionally attentive and helpful. The food was amazing and we felt it was very traditional. The rooms were also traditional with just enough modern comforts. I cannot recommend it more!

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GPaolo B, Owner at Maison Arabo Andalouse, responded to this review

I really appreciate this review, since being a large group of friends who were celebrating anniversaries, housed, on top class Hotels, or Riads, have not stopped to confirm, quality- price and services were no comparisons between our services and others . Our home made- kitchen, was on the top of the wishes everyday, preparing for guests residing on others Hotels-... More 

Germany
1 review
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We spent 3 nights in this central, but extremely peaceful Riad, positioned at the end of a very small street. On arrival, we were welcomed by Mohamed and the rest of the staff and offered a cup of Moroccan tea, actually the most tasty tea for the whole trip. Mohamed speaks French and few words other languages and even though... More 

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Thank dd0breva
GPaolo B, Owner at Maison Arabo Andalouse, responded to this review

It's more and more difficult to find guests that can appreciate our Riad,because the new generation are not so attentive of ours service or pay attentions of authenticity of original decoration and the atmosphere. For that reason when we find guests who pay attentions of those details we are more than satisfied. We tried to have staff speaking better languages,but... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Within the old walls of the “Medina” (old city) this stunning Riad is right next to the buttresses of the XVI century Palace “El Badi, and offers you a priceless experience of traditional Moroccan hospitality. While relaxing on our rooftop terrace, you are literally right next to the palace walls, on which hundreds of storks makes their nests. Within the Riad you will find many original features; stuccos, encaustic tiles, cedar wood carvings, decorative plasterwork, vaulted ceilings of brick and geometric floors laid on clay for maintaining a constant temperature. Marrakech is a city of mystery and Minarets, exciting contrasts and contradictions, intense colours and smells, and we provide you with the starting point for your voyage of discovery into this exciting world. The Riad consists of 6 bedrooms, two with private terraces, a public roof terrace, a garden patio with a plunge pool (4 x 3 x 1.30 m) and a salon and restaurant area. One of our suites on the ground floor is specially adapted for people with limited mobility. All rooms have: private bathroom with shower and reversible air-conditioning. Rental Includes breakfast served every morning. Breakfast and other meals, if required, can be served on the roof terrace, on the terrace at the edge of the small pool or in winter by the fireplace in the living room, or in the comfort and privacy of the rooms or private terrace. All our menus feature Moroccan dishes made from local products. There is also free Wi-Fi access, a roof terrace with sunbeds and a garden patio with a plunge pool and palm trees. Our wonderful staff will be on hand to offer advice on where to visit and are happy to show you the area. Evening meals can be booked in advance. We are situated in the Kasbah, just a 7-minute walk from Jemaa El Fna Square and a 10-minute walk from Koutoubia Mosque. We are 4 km from Marrakech-Menara Airport ... more   less 

Additional Information about Maison Arabo Andalouse

Address: Derb Touareg No 67 | K'Sibt N'Hass Kasbah, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: €72 - €159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Maison Arabo Andalouse 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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#29 Family Hotel in Marrakech
#31 Romantic Hotel in Marrakech
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