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Riad Dollar Des Sables

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a nice stay at the Riad Dollar des Sables. Although it is centered in the middle of the souks (markets), it is very calm and quiet. Our room on the first floor was nicely furnished and clean but rather dark. Breakfast was very good (fresh juice, coffee and tea, fruit, yoghurt and various baked goodies). The staff was...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff is the best thing about this riad. We loved them all. We stayed for 4 nights and it was a very nice stay. The souk is just outside the front door. We loved the life and hassle in the souk and it was an experience every time we went out. The riad is a bit run down but...

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Cloverdale, British Columbia
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We stayed for 2 nights in this riad the first was in the uppermost suite which was very comfortable. Large and quiet. The second night we were moved to the first floor suite which was very uncomfortable. It was noisy off the courtyard with no insulation from the noise, very small, the bathroom door did not open more than half...

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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We had a lovely stay at this riad, great quality for a small price! It's closely located to the Jama l-fna square and right in the middle of the souks. The staff is amazing and soooo friendly especially the night host Ali and Mouna who serves breakfast. They were amazng from the start but they will go out of their...

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

My fiancee and I stayed at the Riad Dollar des Sables for one night during our short visit to Marrakesh. It is located in a quiet street 5 minutes from the big square of Jemaa el-fna. It is not very easy to find but as you get close just ask one of the many habibis hanging around the area and...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I'm going to start with the positive things: 1. The staff is super nice ! Mohamed, Mona Khadijah and ali are doing a great great job, nice attentive, welcoming helpful and very friendly. Only good things to say about them and they were the only ones that improved the quality of our stay so thank you . 2. The location:...

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Surabaya
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We stayed 2 nights and had 2 rooms. All rooms were good and nicely decorated. Rooms and beds were clean. Bathrooms very beautiful. Breakfast was very good and staff is friendly. Centrally located so within minutes you are in the central soukh

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Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

This riad is located a few steps from the famous, crowdy, spicefull andò artistic el fna square. The people in the hotel are really polite and tale care of the guests. Room was comfortable, with air conditioning. The arrival mint tea was fantastic.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights during a brief visit to Marrakech. It's nestled away within the heart of Marrakech's hectic Medina close to the big square famous for traders exhibiting all kinds of wares - including those ushering you in with henna tattoos, orange juice, street food, snakes and monkeys. It's certainly not the easiest accommodation to find --...

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

It was our first time in Morocco. The location is very good and the staff is friendly and always helped us (and we needed a lot of help!). Because we stayed for 7 days, we had a free and very good dinner in the riad. Furthermore, we got a free transfer from the airport (great idea because the riad is...

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Riad Dollar des Sables is a nice traditional guest house of 6 rooms ( 3 doubles, 2 twins and a very romantic Suite for two and can be transformed into a triple with an extra charge ). The ideal location inside the Medina ( 400 meters walk from Jema El Fnaa Square) allows you to explore the city easily. The Riad is located at the entrance of the main Souk,called "Smarinnne" and the famous Square "Jema el Fna" only at a 2 minutes walk. Upon arrival, we recommend you to book our airport pick up, especially by night , to avoid the fake guides; we can also meet you at the Square , or pick you up at the airport, for an extra charge (150 Dhirams :1or 2 guests . So don't hesitate to contact me , giving me your flight details so that I can arrange this service with my private driver.Our driver will drop you at jema el fna Square within 10 minutes, and we will be there to meet you. As soon as you get inside the House , you will be touched by the enchanting atmosphere of Riad Dollar des Sables. The whole staff is welcoming you with a smile, and a special attention : coloured candles, fresh roses petals at your feet, delicate flavor in the air and oriental music..Just to make you feel in the mood and comfortable.Passing through the corridor, you will discover the peaceful courtyard and its fountain made of traditional mosaics.On its terrace, Riad Dollar des Sables offers a relaxing and traditional Hammam ( run with wood) and massages for a very good price;First, you will be invited to share with me (Cathy) a sweet refreshing mint tea and moroccan pastries.As I'm living all year long in Marrakesh since 2006, I know quite well the city and shall be happy to share with you my experience , giving you all the useful information and good adresses to enjoy your stay .We shall give you a map to sign the main monuments to visit or restaurants around. We can also provide moroccan meals at the Riad,cooking classes ( mornings) with my cook Mouna, guided tours in your language with official guides, or excursionsinthe surroundings of the city, body treatments at the Riad provided by professionals only. ... more   less 

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Address: 13 Derb Deffa Ourbaa | Laksour Smarinne, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: RM243 - RM324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Great nights sleep if you don't stay in the suite off the courtyard!!”
bradko, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms, I suggest, would be quiet”
teetom1378, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Possibly ask for a room on the second floor so away from the common area”
holls87, 17 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Try to avoid the room on the ground floor, not terrible, but noisier than the others.”
StephenMccarty, 16 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Any room would be great in this quiet Riad”
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