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15, Derb El Farrane. Riad Lâarous. Médina, Medina, 40008 Marrakesh, Morocco – Show map
Excellent location – rated 9.4/10! (score from 121 reviews)
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Terrace, Sun Deck
Food & Drink
Bar, Snack Bar
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 3 per day.
Shuttle Service (surcharge), Airport Shuttle (surcharge), 24-Hour Front Desk, Tour Desk, Laundry
Heating, Air Conditioning, Designated Smoking Area
1:00 PM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to room type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
One child under 2 years stays free of charge when using existing beds.
One child under 2 years stays free of charge in a crib.
One older child or adult stays free of charge in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds/cribs in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Pets are not allowed.
This property only accepts cash payments.
Based on 121 reviews
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Score from 85 reviews Wonderful
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Score from 225 reviews Wonderful
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Score from 90 reviews Wonderful
Riad Ma'ab is located in Marrakech. The property is a 5-minute walk from Djemaa El Fna square and a 5-minute drive from Majorelle Garden. Free Wi-Fi access is available in all areas.
Score from 22 reviews Wonderful
Patrick, the owner, went above and beyond to make sure we had a great trip, including spending time walking around the city with us to make sure we didn't get lost and arranged an awesome private tour for us. From what other guests told us, it seems Patrick always does something to make each guest's stay special. His staff, Fatima and Rashid, also went above and beyond by keeping our rooms spotless and cooking one if the best meals we had in Morocco. I will definitely stay here again if I return to Marrakech.
The Riad is amazing. The owner made us feel like home. Amazing breakfast.
We fell in love with the place, with its charm with its peace and beauty. Its really a Paradise within the Medina. The main Plaza is just a couple of minutes walking and everything is really close to the Riad. The owner, Patrik was lovely with us, she helped us with all the questions we had. The Riad was very very clean and quiet. The breakfast in the Terrace was lovely and the service was excellent. Patrik always played great music in the afternoon, which made the whole ambient even better. We really enjoyed our stay at the Riad, we have not a single complaint.
This riad was a home away from home. Patrick, who owned the riad did everything in his power to make it one of the most wonderful trips I have ever been on! The riad itself was breathtaking, full of art! Breakfast was delicious, rooms were beautifull and VERY clean! And Patrick himself was, welcoming, attentive and helpful in everyway.
There is nothing I could pick up on! All was absolutely perfect.
Patrick and the staff were amazing. On hand to offer advice and help you navigate safely around the city. The Riad is lovely, clean and comfortable. It's peaceful and relaxing after a day at the Souks. Organise a taxi with Patrick as it's hard to find the first time round.
Nothing, fab fab fab!!
the staff was extremely friendly and very helpfull
Probably the best decision we have ever made regarding accommodation on holidays. Patrick (the owner) is extremely friendly and very helpful. He spent so much time every evening talking to us and giving us tips on what to do. The riad itself is in an excellent location in the Medina. The addition to detail is amazing. So much art around related to Morocco but it is still so modern. Rooms are very clean. 10/10 for this riad with no complaints
It was absolutely exceptional, we really felt at home. I would come back and recommend it to everyone again and again. We happened to be in Morocco during the Muslim Aid festivities in October but Patrick advised us wisely on how to plan our days around it. It was so fantastic to come back from the busy and hectic of the rest of the Medina and found a great atmosphere, so calm and peaceful inside the Riad. Breakfast was good, plentiful and always starting with a freshly squeezed orange juice. The rooms and bathrooms were very clean with fresh towels and bed sheets all the time. Very comfortable bed, the rooms were completely dark when windows closed so you we had a proper rest (wherever you stay in Morocco you will never get away from the calls to pray 5 times a day, it is part of the experience). Hot water took a bit of time to come out in the taps, due to the use of solar panels (which is environmentally sensible) but then run perfectly right. I advise everyone to book the transfer from the airport directly with the Riad so you don’t waste time to find it in your first day. The location is great. Patrick (as well as Rachid) will go the extra mile to help you enjoy your visit, he made our visit to Morocco so special.
Everything was perfect!
First off the riad was simply beautiful, the art work that filled each bare wall was stunning and the rooms are fantastic. Patrick, the owner organised a transfer for us that walked you to the front door of the riad. You must get this as it's very hard to find! (Like all riads). Patrick absolutely made our holiday, he organised everything for us, gave us a free moped ride around the whole medina, went to the pharmacy for us when we were ill. Just amazing. The riad is a few minutes walk to everywhere that you should go. He will recommend beautiful restaurants to go to that you wouldn't find if you didn't have his help. I urge everyone to stay at this riad, i couldn't recommend it more. I would have paid three times the price that I paid just purely for the exceptional service. When you go I'm sure you will feel the same.
Nothing at all!!!
everything was great (walking distance to most popular sites in Medina, comfortable, clean, with very nice/helpful owner who showed us around)
I cannot imagine finding the place at the first time on our own - better to ask for pick up from railway station/airport or a place nearby; it was quite noisy in the morning because of the prayers but I would guess it is normal in Medina
Everything was perfect! And the owner gives the extra value to the amazing building. Definitely adviced
Everything was perfect. Thank you Patrick and Rachid.
It was simply an amazing experience to stay at this riad. Everything is great from the accomodation, location up to the food and people. A true recommendation to anyone who wants to stay in marrakech.
The staff prepared a simple iftar for us. It was nice of him to do so considering we were not able to have the morning breakfast. The location was perfect and few minutes from some of the main attractions (i.e. Madrasa)
The owner and Rachid are fantastic, Moroccan hospitality at its best. Very good central location in the medina but quiet at the same time. Can highly recommend to stay there if you plan a trip to Marrakech !
Patrick and his team made us very welcome. They were extremely helpful and hospitable. We would have no hesitation in recommending Riad Chafia. We felt very lucky to have found this little gem.
It is advisable to organise a transfer to the Riad on arrival as along with most other medina accommodation it would be difficult to find initially on your own.
Patricia the owner was very helpfull and kind . he helped us with tours and managed to help us rent a car for the best price and last minute. The Riad is lovely and only around ten min from the main square. the best restaurants are very close as Well as some main attractions. will return as soon as we have a chance.
It was perfect . just book airport pickup as the first time its hard to find
Its a beautifully designed Riad in the heart of Medina. Friendly staff, clean and spacious. Good Wifi and an excellent breakfast as well.
As with all Riad's it can be hard to find. They should create a good map with directions to the Riad.
Patrick and his assistant Rashid - so incredibly helpful! Far enough from the main square hubbub to be peaceful and quiet. Rooms are small but adorable. There's good wifi, a jacuzzi, and plenty of nooks and crannies to sit and converse or read if you'd like to.
A good 10m walk from Djemaa el Fna so a bit far if you're not very mobile but if you are it's perfect. Breakfast was daily Moroccan pancakes, which I don't like, and jams and butter (I'm more of a savoury person so I would have preferred some cheese).
We liked breakfast on the roof terrace, Patrick our host, who showed us the way through the medina several times, and his staff, and the peace of the Riad after the craziness outside. Patrick speaks very good English as well. Our children also liked the tortoises on the roof terrace. Good hot showers as well.
We had no complaints
Lovely place, lovely rooms and attentive staff
Beautiful riad Friendly host and staff Excellent value for money Highly recommended! P.S Make sure you request taxi pick-up from the airport as it is (like all riads) difficult to find.
Everything! It is the best place to stay in the Medina. Patrick - the owner and Rachid are such a nice guys, always ready to help you. They made our trip unforgettable. I will come back for sure :-) Sucran!!
Nothing, everything was perfect.
My friend and I had an amazing experience at Riad Chafia - the owner Patrick was so helpful and always there answer our questions and did not hesitate to sort out excursions and itineraries for us. The riad itself was beautiful and very clean, a calm oasis from the hustle and bustle of the medina even though it is right in the heart of it. The staff were super friendly and we felt so relaxed during the entire stay. I highly recommend this riad to anyone planning a trip to Marrakech!!
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