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Riad Joya

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#89 of 496 Hotels in Marrakech
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2013 via mobile

Second time staying at this wonderful Riad and another AMAZING experience. The most fantastic staff, accommodation and time spent. Such a truly special place. I feel extremely blessed to have stayed again, with my Mum this time. Thank you Riad Joya! You are simply wonderful xx

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ButlerJoya, General Manager at Riad Joya, responded to this review

Dear Victoria Thank you for your lovely words. Your return with your mum made you part of the family. We will wait for your return soon. Khalid & Joya

New York
Reviewed 15 November 2013

The good: The room was clean. The riad is convenient to Djema el Fna. And Noureddine, the riad's "butler", was wonderful. He graciously walked us to and from the square and a currency exchange when needed. He helped us get oriented quickly to the city. He was available morning, noon, and night to help us. So-so: The breakfast was okay....

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ButlerJoya, General Manager at Riad Joya, responded to this review

Dear Maxonfire First of all thank you for choosing to stay at Riad Joya in occasion of your visit to Marrakech. We appreciate your feedback and respect your opinion. As you have certainly remarked Riad Joya is a unique property, and our location has been carefully selected after a two years research, to be able to offer our guests only...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 November 2013 via mobile

This Riad is very elegant and tastefully decorated. The suites were lovely and huge with magnificent bathrooms. Service was exceptional - and the people running the Riad went out of their way to help. Excellent breakfasts were served each morning in the gorgeous dining room. An unforgettable experience - I highly recommend this Riad.

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Dear Gabrieleo1 Thank you for staying at Riad Joya! We are thrilled at your feedback. Please come back to Riad Joya, your home in Marrakech. Riad Joya

Wayne, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 7 November 2013

This Riad is well located in the Medina. Our Room was large and well appointed. The management went out of their way to help us with questions and places to eat. Breakfast was good but no options for protein. I recommend that this Riad be chosen.

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ButlerJoya, General Manager at Riad Joya, responded to this review

Dear Priscilla R Thank you for your preference to Riad Joya. We are delighted that you have enjoyed your stay and cannot wait to welcome you back. Riad Joya

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 26 October 2013

We stayed for 5 nights recently and would not change anything about our trip. From the home cooked meal, to the location, and most importantly the people at Riad Joya, we had the best possible experience. The location is tucked away within the Medina, but still very accessible to all the sites and was also quite peaceful despite how quickly...

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ButlerJoya, General Manager at Riad Joya, responded to this review

Dear Turk1923 It was great to have you staying at Riad Joya! Please remain in contact and come back soon to Marrakech. Riad Joya

Reviewed 10 October 2013 via mobile

Having read reviews and looked at location, we could not have chosen a more perfect place. From the efficient and friendly booking process to the welcome at the station, we could not fault the service. The first walk to the main square to get our bearings and find the landmarks to get back through the medina set the tone of...

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ButlerJoya, General Manager at Riad Joya, responded to this review

Dear Springhil We are glad that you have enjoyed your stay at Riad Joya in Marrakech. This is really important that you keep good long lasting memories of your visit. It is delightful to read about your satisfaction with your stay in every detail and that you were able to stay with us long enough to feel at home. Please...

Cambridge UK
Reviewed 6 September 2013

Having done much on-line research, my wife and I chose Riad Joya for our first three nights in Marrakech. This was an excellent choice. The Riad is hidden away in the Mouassine neighbourhood, in the heart of the Souq area/Medina, only a few minutes walk from 'The Square' (Place Jemaa El Fna). We were met at the Airport by Noureddine...

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ButlerJoya, General Manager at Riad Joya, responded to this review

Dear Seronok thank you for staying at Riad Joya while visiting Marrakech. We are thrilled at your feedback and hope that you will keep excellent memories of your visit forever. Please stay in contact and come back! Riad Joya

Ledbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2013

After much research we chose the Riad Joya for a 4 day break away in May and we were not disappointed in any way with our choice. The break was to celebrate a special occasion and the criteria for booking was somewhere small enough to give good service, close enough to walk to most things and traditional in style and...

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Dear Azizam1 We are glad that you have enjoyed your special celebration while at Riad Joya in Marrakech. This is really important that you keep good long lasting memories of your visit. it is great to read about your satisfaction with your stay in every detail and that you were able to stay with us long enough to feel at...

Ostend, Belgium
Reviewed 26 August 2013

We went to Marrakech for 8 days and stayed for 4 days in Riad Joya. When we arrived at the airport, a staff member of the riad was waiting for us and when we were dropped off just outside the medina, another staff member helped us with our luggage and brought us to the riad. We were welcomed by the...

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ButlerJoya, General Manager at Riad Joya, responded to this review

Dear Luois Deloz Thank you for this fantastic feedback! We are glad that you and your family enjoyed your stay at Riad Joya and Marrakech. It is good that you had the chance to go to the Ourica Valley from the Red City: Marrakech is a good starting point for many excursions so please come back to enjoy more! Riad...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 August 2013

This was by far the best small hotel I have ever stayed at. Words can't do this hotel justice as the service was incredible. The people were so nice, so helpful and the services they provide were great. We arrived at the airport and had the hotel pick us up (highly recommend as it is not an easy place to...

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Dear Ryhy Thank you for staying with your family at Riad Joya. We are delighted to read your comments on our team and our service. We hope to welcome you back to Marrakech soon. Riad Joya

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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Riad Joya is a luxury intimate retreat nestled in the very heart of the Medina of Marrakech in the historical and protected area of the Mouassine, just few steps from the Djemaa el Fna square, the main monuments, the souk and the most exciting attractions of the “red city”.A gem of timeless beauty and sophisticated atmosphere, where discrete luxury fuses with eclectic style.The property reflects the traditional architecture of the riads, built around a small courtyard which is an oasis of tranquility, and features two stylish salons and a panoramic roof terrace.The roof top is the best place to savor a sumptuous breakfast, unwind during the aperitif ritual or surprise the one you love with a romantic dinner under the stars. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Joya

Address: Hay Mouassine, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: RM584 - RM1,519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Riad Joya 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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Hotel Style:
#24 Romantic Hotel in Marrakech
#50 Spa Hotel in Marrakech
#64 Family Hotel in Marrakech
#65 Luxury Hotel in Marrakech
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“We had the Zanzibar room and have had excellent sleep quality!”
mamore01, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“A room overlooking the fountain is certainly recommended.”
Juleskent59, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“As is traditional for a Riad or Dar, all rooms face the inner courtyard.”
gruntingfrog, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Definitely book a spa treatment.”
T4466QDalexg, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Message the riad directly with any questions. They are very helpful!”
tloku, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
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