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Dar Mystere - a traditional Moroccan medina house

Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Fes, Fes-Boulemane Region
Dar Mystere is an affordable option for independent travellers, whether as couples or small parties, to experience Moroccan life 'behind closed doors' in the mysterious ancient medina of Fez.

The cost covers the exclusive use of the house and will appeal to guests who prefer privacy and value their own space. Dar Mystere has been renovated and restored to offer modern comforts while retaining the original architectural Moroccan style.

The excellent location of Dar Mystere offers easy access to numerous local amenities such as restaurants and bazaars. Set in a quiet cul-de-sac alley in an area popular with international visitors, it provides the ideal base for exploration of the medina and the wonders of Fez.
Listing #HL161995
About the Owner
Michael H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
Interaction with guests
Our manager will meet you outside the medina when you arrive in Fez and take you to through the alleys to Dar Mystere. You will be left in peace in to enjoy the traditional surroundings of Dar Mystere, although our manager can arrange any guides or excursions for you. Meals are not included but we have a small kitchen with a large refrigerator where you can store and prepare food. There are many local restaurants and cafes where a variety of cuisines can be experienced.
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

Beautifully restored riad in the medina, close to everything. Has a beautiful and tranquil rooftop patio. Has 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms and 2 1/2 bath. Multiple sitting areas that's conducive to entertaining or quiet time. Located in a quiet street and just a few...More

Thank Oma D
Management response:Responded 30 May 2018

Thank you Oma for your lovely review and we are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 27 March 2018

I think it is incredible that we got to stay in a dar built in 1498. This is one of the most unique accommodations I've had. Instead of renting one room, we had the entire place for ourselves, which felt like a complete luxury. The...More

1  Thank lilorchid82
Management response:Responded 30 March 2018

Thank you for lovely review and accurate review and and it great that you enjoyed your stay in Fez. We hope that you can return in the future, maybe during the warmer weather.

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Reviewed 5 November 2016

Dar Mystere is a very attractive property really well located inside the medina, close to many eating opportunities and the Blue Gate for easy taxi access. It was lovely to have your own totally private space after a day in the bustling medina. As with...More

1  Thank hermanwatford2015
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
We cannot accept last minute bookings which are less than 24 hours (1 day) before the booking date.
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    2 Fulls
    2 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 1 night
2 Jul 2018 -
19 Dec 2018
Summer/Autumn 2018
1 night
4 Jan 2019 -
5 Apr 2019
1 night
6 Apr 2019 -
29 Apr 2019
1 night
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The rates quoted are for 2 persons, please refer to the price guide for additional guests up to 6 maximum.

The price is for exclusive use of Dar Mystere.

Meals including breakfast are not provided although there are kitchen facilities including a large fridge/freezer,
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About the neighbourhood
Close by Dar Mystere are many famous tourist attractions including Bab Boujloud (The Blue Gate), the 14th century Water Clock built by Abou al-Hassan Ibn Ali Ahmed Tlemsani.

The Bou Inania Madersa - founded by Sultan Abou el Hassan in the year 1350, as well as many mosques, hammams and the bazaars of Tala'a Sghira (little hill) and Tala'a K'Bira (big hill). Here is the original starting point for a walk down into the depths of the medina.

There are many eateries serving traditional Moroccan cuisine in this area, from palace restaurants to street food cafes and stalls - Thami's and chez Said amongst them. For a unique experience, a visit to the world famous Cafe Clock just around the corner from Dar Mystere is a must for camel burger and
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Fes Sais: 15.0 km
Railway: Gare de Fes: 3.0 km
We always arrange for our guests to meet our manager outside the medina. This helps our guests navigate the network of alleyways that make the Fez medina unique.

These arrangements will be made prior to your arrival in Fez - we will need your travel arrangements including arrival time in Fez.
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