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Citadelle Gorges provides a public bath and air-conditioned accommodations in Ait Ben Ali. This property offers access to a patio and free private parking. The guest house offers mountain views, a sun terrace, a 24-hour front desk, and free Wifi is available throughout the property. At the guest house, units include a wardrobe. There's a private bathroom with bath in every unit, along with slippers, a hair dryer, and free toiletries. At the guest house, the units include bed linen and towels. Buffet and à la carte breakfast options with warm dishes, local specialities, and fresh pastries are available every morning at the guest house. At the property, there is an family-friendly restaurant serving African cuisine as well as vegetarian options. Guests can take advantage of yoga classes held in house. For guests with children, Citadelle Gorges features an indoor play area, outdoor play equipment, and a baby safety gate. A water park is available on-site, and both cycling and fishing can be enjoyed close to the accommodation. The nearest airport is Ouarzazate, 74 miles from Citadelle Gorges, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, Buffet, Breakfast to go

Free private parking


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Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
2 twin beds
and
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
and
1 queen bed
3 twin beds
and
2 queen beds
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Property practices

This property told us they've implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.8
Facilities
9.1
Cleanliness
9.4
Comfort
9.2
Value for money
9.6
Location
9.6
Free Wifi
8.8
High score for Ait Ben Ali
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  • Inge
    Germany Germany
    Everything was excellent!The kind reception, the food, the room with all berbere details and the view!It was an unforgettable experience for us.
  • Matthew
    United States of America United States of America
    Beautiful view from the terrace overlooking the valley below. Big room and comfortable bed.
  • Agata
    Italy Italy
    Incredibile amazing place! The room was spacious and beautiful, and the view was absolutely stunning, both form the room private balcony and from the rooftop terrace. We had a yummy dinner and nice buffet breakfast. The staff was very kind, they...

Hosted by hamou amgoune

9.8
9.8
Host Review Score
Host Review Score

hamou amgoune
Citadel Gorges is the right choice for visitors who are traveling from Marrakesh to the Sahara desert or from Merzouga to Marrakech searching for a combination of charm, peace, and quiet, and a convenient position to spend the night in between Marrakech and the desert or from where to explore Dades Valley. It is a small, comfortable guest house, situated in the heart of Dades Gorge. The citadel gorge is arranged on two floors, There are two splendid terraces from where you can enjoy the wonderful 360° view, relax and immerge yourself from morning onwards in the atmosphere of Dades Valley's daily life, watching the city traveling about by water and people gathering together and filling the alleyways and little squares with their chatter. The rooms are arranged on the first, and second, floors. on the ground floor, apart from the reception, there is a comfortable lounge where you can sit and drink tea, or just read. The buffet breakfast is served in the lounge on the ground floor.
“Salam there! My name is Hamou, enjoy meeting new people and familiarizing myself with them. Looking forward to meeting you! I’ll do my best to make your stay comfortable and help you enjoy this awesome city to the fullest! Feel free to reach out to me if you have any questions regarding my listing.”
The neighbourhood of The Citadel gives good opportunity to walk with friends or with your children to discover the wealth and cultural traditions of the berbers ,the activities is available all around year as it is on the warmer south facing side of the High Atlas. we offer serval gentle treks mostl adonkey or mule bring your suplays will you are walking through the meandering hills of the dades valley and roses valley. Walking can be untile for no more than 2 – 6 hrs per day. the trail offers panoramic views, interesting geological formations and plenty of wildlife along the way. beautiful landscape with berber villages, plantations and the Dades river, many off roads around dades valley for lovers of mountain bike or motors bikes and 4 WD. They connecting the 4 valleys, dades valley, roses valley, birds valley, and todra valley without doubt offer a great experience lovers of the high mountains wildness, old Kasbahs with ancient villages warm and authentic Berber people. the location of The Citadel it s only 3 hours awy from sahara desert
Languages spoken: Arabic,German,English,Spanish,French,Dutch

Area info

Restaurants
1 Restaurant On Site

  • riad dades
    • Cuisine
      African • French • Indian • Italian • Mediterranean • Moroccan • Pizza • Local
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Traditional • Romantic
    • Dietary options
      Halal • Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Amenities of Citadelle Gorges
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Guest bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
View
  • River view
  • City view
  • Landmark view
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • Lake view
  • View
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
  • High chair
  • Cleaning products
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Cooking class
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Themed dinners
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Tennis equipment
  • Water park
  • Evening entertainment
  • Entertainment staff
  • Horseback riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
    Off-site
  • Hiking
    Additional charge
  • Canoeing
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Playground
  • Game room
  • Fishing
    Off-site
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
Fast free Wifi 94 Mbps. Suitable for streaming 4K content and making video calls on multiple devices. Speed test carried out by the host.
Parking
Free private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Valet parking
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
Transportation
  • Public transit tickets
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Strollers
  • Baby safety gates
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Baby safety gates
  • Babysitting/Child services
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Grocery deliveries
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Mosquito net
  • Wake-up service
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Spa
  • Locker rooms
  • Yoga classes
  • Massage chair
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Public Bath
  • Open-air bath
  • Massage
  • Solarium
Languages Spoken
  • Arabic
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Dutch

House rules

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Check-in

From 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Check-out

From 6:30 AM to 1:00 PM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

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Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 11:00 PM and 7:00 AM.

Pets

Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Quiet hours are between 23:00:00 and 07:00:00.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR tests are available at this property at no extra charge for those exhibiting symptoms consistent with the virus and have been confirmed by an accredited doctor.

It's possible to extend your stay at this property at no extra cost for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes, with a maximum limit of 10 extra days.

FAQs about Citadelle Gorges

  • Citadelle Gorges has 1 restaurant:

    • riad dades

  • Citadelle Gorges is 2,450 feet from the center of Ait Ben Ali. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Citadelle Gorges offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Playground
    • Game room
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Water park
    • Solarium
    • Evening entertainment
    • Entertainment staff
    • Open-air bath
    • Bicycle rental
    • Bike tours
    • Tennis equipment
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Yoga classes
    • Locker rooms
    • Horseback riding
    • Public Bath
    • Massage chair
    • Walking tours
    • Cooking class
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Themed dinners

  • Room options at Citadelle Gorges include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double
    • Family

  • Check-in at Citadelle Gorges is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 1:00 PM.

  • The prices at Citadelle Gorges may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, Citadelle Gorges is popular with guests booking family stays.