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McLean, Virginia
Reviewed 25 November 2011

If you travel to Marrakech you need to stay in the medina or old city. It looks and feels as it did hundreds of years ago. If you stay in the medina I would highly recommend Riad Kniza. It is absolute luxury with old war charm. It's like staying at a rich uncles traditional morrocan home. They bend over to...

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Scotland
Reviewed 21 November 2011

We stayed at Riad Kniza for a week which, on reflection, was four days too long. There is no doubt that the staff are excellent. They are informative, know when to chat and when to remain discreetly in the background, they fall over backwards to make your stay as good as possible, and are simply delightful people. If you want...

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Kamal_bouskri, Manager at Riad Kniza, responded to this review

Dear TripAdvisor Readers, First, I would like to thank our guests for their support and constructive feedback, which is always welcome as we are continually striving to improve the quality of our service and the experience we provide at Riad Kniza. My reply to this review is not to contradict the facts as described by our former guest, but simply...

Reviewed 20 November 2011

We stayed here after our wedding. What an excellent honeymoon location! We were treated like royalty with complimentary drinks whenever we asked. The staff were friendly and helpful, nothing was too much trouble. They were professional and organized guides, taxis and an in house cooking class. The food was authentic and Breyer than any food we tasted during our trip....

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Locust Valley, New York
Reviewed 19 November 2011

Every detail of our magical stay at this exquisite hotel was superb. The beauty and luxury is beyond anything we could have ever envisioned. The cordial, accommodating, staff was overwhelming. Everyone went out of their way to make our stay as special as they could. There was nothing they would not do; (at any hour of the day) to help...

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London
Reviewed 11 November 2011

My wife and I just returned from a 4-night stay at Riad Kniza. What a beautiful riad! From check-in to check-out, the visit was wonderful. In particular, we were struck by the authentic hospitality of so many of the staff. We'd like to call out Achraf in particular for his gracious assistance in recommending restaurants and even staying late at...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 November 2011

It's a little difficult to describe our stay at Riad Kniza. I arrived suffering from a bronchitis and a serious gastric episode. Our guide organised ahead with Riad Kniza for a doctor to attend just a few minutes after we arrived. He checked me over, injected me and made prescriptions. You might think this a less than ideal start, but...

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Reviewed 17 October 2011

What shall I say about this amazing experience. Amazing culture! nice caring hosts make you feel you are at home. Exceptionally professional staff. Lovely living piece of traditional art Riad. All elements you need to make exceptional holiday.

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1Thank Saaami
Reviewed 11 October 2011

I am told Kniza means "little treasure".  Indeed, the treasures abound in this delightful Riad.  Yes, the rooms are spacious, comfortable and immaculate.  Yes, the public rooms are cozy sanctuaries filled with beautiful antiques and art work.  Yes, to the splash pool with traditional tile work,  the quiet courtyard with the giant fig tree,  the little bird that greeted us...

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London
Reviewed 11 October 2011

I have a stayed at a number of similar priced riads & hotels within the old town over the last 12 months and this is my favourite. Our suite was amazing, the whole riad is beautiful and the staff are all lovely. The pictures do not do justice to the riad. I had the free half hour massage and it...

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Reviewed 10 October 2011

Staying at Riad Kniza was one of the highlights of our trip to Morocco. From the fountain with rose petals in the courtyard to the amazing decorative tiles, every detail was impeccable. The rooms were spacious, including a sitting area, fireplace and a huge bathroom. We were greeted with cookies and hot tea upon arrival. The breakfasts were beautifully served...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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Riad Kniza Restaurant
Riad Kniza Restaurant
Cuisines: Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This perfectly located 18th-century riad has been in the Bouskri family for almost 200 years and offers the complete package of traditional architecture, authentic furnishings, exquisite cuisine and, above all, overwhelmingly hospitable service. The owner, Mohamed Bouskri, having been a guide for the rich and famous for 34 years (Brad Pitt, Nicole Kidman, former US presidents and others) is a mine of information and is always glad to share his knowledge and passion of Marrakech. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Kniza

Address: 34 Derb l'Hotel | Bab Doukkala, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: RM782 - RM2,531 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Riad Kniza 5*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Riad Kniza Marrakech
Riad Kniza Hotel Marrakech
Hotel Style:
#10 Spa Hotel in Marrakech
#11 Romantic Hotel in Marrakech
#12 Luxury Hotel in Marrakech
#17 Family Hotel in Marrakech
#32 Business Hotel in Marrakech
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