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12 Derb Ben Yakoub, Chefchaouen 91000 Morocco See on map
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Rooftop Terrace
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Rooftop Bar
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Reviewed 10 June 2015

Great hostel clean and well located! I will definitely book it again on my next trip in Chaouen! The rooftop terrasse is unbelievable with a nice view of the city. Chefchaouen was my favorite place during my 2-weeks trip in Morocco.

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Response from joechaouen, Owner at Riad BarakaResponded 31 January 2016

Thanks for you kind words and when you come back I hope Notice the changes for the better as we are always trying to improve !

Reviewed 4 May 2015

This has to be the worst place I've stayed in out of the 50 odd hostels in my life. It was so bad that me and my friend decided not to let the owner ruin our stay in Chefchaouen and we left without even staying...More

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Response from joechaouen, Manager at Riad BarakaResponded 6 May 2015

hello messymessy, we don't really know how to respond to your review since we were not able to validate your booking or your stay at Riad Baraka. We always appreciate honest and reasonable critique. But it is hard to comprehend the effort of researching bad...More

Reviewed 3 May 2015

I really enjoyed our stay in Riad Baraka. It is an incredibly clean, well decorated hostel, where double twin rooms are somehow just about as cheap as larger dorm rooms (I think it was 11 euro vs 11.50 a night!). The staff is generally friendly,...More

1  Thank Madeleine D
Response from joechaouen, Owner at Riad BarakaResponded 31 January 2016

Thanks for your review and compliments . The back bone of the Baraka is the Morocan team and Manager Monsif is also Moroccan the place does have a western feel as we try to offer something slightly different than everywhere else such as our breakfast...More

Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

Nice place, good location and good price. When we got there they didn't have our reservation but managed to get us a private room when we had booked a dorm at no extra cost. The only inconvenience was the owner, who we found a bit...More

Thank Maite A
Response from joechaouen, Owner at Riad BarakaResponded 1 February 2016

Hi we glad you liked the Baraka and got a free upgrade, as you mentioned we do have a good price because we only charge for the room we give me the choice of earring breakfast at the Baraka or eating out . It clearly...More

Reviewed 21 April 2015

Since it influenced greatly our experience there i'm going to talk first about the main inconvenient was the Owner, a british lady judging by her accent,she was plain rude and arrogant, talking down to us "customers " as a drill sergeant would talk to break...More

2  Thank Iliass B
Response from joechaouen, Owner at Riad BarakaResponded 1 February 2016

Firstly I will address your negative comments we pride ourselves on offering more than a room and trying to be as helpful as possible maybe we had a poor connection on your stay none of us our perfect but what I do know about my...More

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Dar el Baraka sits just 70 meters from the Medina's main gate, centrally located to explore Chaouen’s ancient Medina. Dar el Baraka is an original six hundred year old riad converted into a comfortable More guest house with six rooms, four bathrooms, various common areas and a stunning blue terrace. There are many corners in the riad to curl up in to watch satellite TV, read, talk, or simply daydream. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$12 - US$22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Morocco > Tangier-Tetouan Region > Chefchaouen
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$12 - US$22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Morocco > Tangier-Tetouan Region > Chefchaouen
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Response from Johannes L | Reviewed this property |
Roof is fine. There u can smoke everything😊
Room Tips
"Avoid the main floor if possible, you can't sleep in past 8am because breakfast is served right outside..."
14 Dec 2016
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"Room number 1 is an 8-bed dorm right off the lounge area. I didn't stay in this room, however, I..."
13 Apr 2016
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"for couples the nice twobedrooms are very comfortable and romantic, the dorm has lockers, really good beds..."
12 Feb 2016
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"just be nice, and not loud"
22 Sep 2015
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