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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2013

While everything at this riad was brilliant the helpfulness of the staff was the best I've ever experienced. They really went above and beyond what was expected of them, with everything from directions to telling us how much we should be paying for things. The rooms were excellent and food is delicious.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 July 2013

I stayed in this Riad with my boyfriend for 4 nights. The staff are extremely helpful and because the Riad is staffed 24/7 there is always someone to answer your questions. We were welcomed with a lovely meal of Lamb Tagine cooked by one of the ladies. I would highly recommend this if you land late in the evening, as...

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Reviewed 15 June 2013

We stayed at Riad Papillon for 3 lovely nights during June. We were met at the airport as requested and driven to the Riad. Yassim (apologies if the spelling is incorrect) greeted us off the taxi with a warm welcome and a smile. As we walked the short distance taking in the sights, smells etc we wondered where we were...

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St. Paul's Bay, Malta
Reviewed 2 June 2013

We only have praise for this riad and the staff at this guesthouse! We stayed for three nights at the beginning of May 2013 and stayed in the Rose room for all three nights. This was the beginning of our journey in Morocco and we feel that we got a first-hand feel of what Moroccan hospitality is all about. From...

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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 May 2013

My partner and I found Riad Papillon at the Destinations exhibition in London and met with the delightful owners Mike and Louise. We love their environmentally friendly approach and their passion for Morocco-this is why we chose their place (as well as the fact we got an amazing deal for staying there for 10 days!) The staff were quite incredible...

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Fleet, Hampshire
Reviewed 23 May 2013

We have just returned from a lovely holiday in marrakech where we stayed at riad papillon for 4 nights. The riad is in a great location - right in the heart of the medina but very peaceful and quiet. The staff were wonderful - nothing was too much trouble. We had dinner on the roof terrace on the night we...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2013

A group of 9 University friends stayed at Riad Papillon and had the most wonderful trip to Marrakech. Our 4 night stay was made perfect by the very accommodating staff who were constantly helping us, guiding us, booking taxis, making tea - there was nothing that was too much trouble. The bedrooms are very clean and are centered around a...

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 May 2013 via mobile

Thi was our first time in marrekech and we really enjoyed our stay at Riad Papillion.with only three other couples staying and staff on site it was well run.there was air conditioning in our room great for warm evenings.breakfast on the roof terrace if you wanted and evening meal too if ordered. In advance.lovely staff.would recommend

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Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2013

Many thanks to everyone at the Riad Papillon who made our trip to Marrakech so enjoyable. We arrived late evening and enjoyed a lovely dinner on the terrace. Breakfast the following morning was excellent and a bit different every day.. The staff couldn't have been more helpful. Our transport to and from the airport organised by the riad, this was...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 April 2013

We stayed at Riad Papillon with our two children. The lovely Abdel is so welcoming and went out of his way to make sure we had all the information needed for a safe and enjoyable stay in Marrakech. He even lent us a phone in case we needed to call him. The Riad is an oasis from the chaos of...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Riad Papillon is a newly decorated riad in the best neighborhood of the medina Dar El Basha next to the Pasha Palace -just about 8 minutes walk to the Place J'ma el f'na. This beautiful riad has solar heating panels, beautiful dipping pool in garden courtyard, fountain on roof terrace and BBQ, TV/DVD, Ipod docking, Minibar, Contemporary colours and traditional craftsmen design. Wonderful English speaking staff- trained and experienced.Riad Papillon has several amazing zelige handcrafted tree of life tile designs which are really quite special. On the roof terrace there is a traditional tent where your dinner can be served by candlelight under the stars.Riad Papillon is a haven of tranquility with niches filled with books, fossils and buddahs on display. There really is something quite magical about Riad Papillon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Papillon

Address: 15 Derb Tizougarine | Dar el Basha District, Marrakech, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: RM332 - RM746 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Riad Papillon 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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