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Dar el Ma

#52 of 207 B&Bs / Inns in Fes
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2012

Walking into Dar El Ma was like walking into our own private palace! All our senses were up for a treat: It looks absolutely stunning with all those jolly colours, lovely Houda makes most amazing mint teas and delicious breakfests, at the background you can hear calming rush of the medina. And then when everything got little bit darker and...

1Thank Vera R
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2012

We had the most amazing stay at Dar El Ma. Its the most charming place to stay; full of character. After a long day exploring the buzz and bustle of the souk, you walk through the front door and are immediately transported into a cool calm atmosphere a million miles away from everthing, such a relaxing place to rest up...

1Thank James A
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 August 2012

We stayed at Dar El Ma and could not have been more content. As three packpackers we thought this sort of accomodation would be way out of our price range but it was excellent value. The house is beautiful and was the perfect retreat from the chaos of the medina. Listening to the call to pray on the awesome roof...

3Thank G T
Astoria, New York
Reviewed 7 August 2012

Dar Elma was one of the most beautiful places that we stayed during our trip. Houda and Aziz were extremely kind and caring. They couldn't have been nicer to my mother and me. The riad is located in the heart of Medina and not far from the Blue Gate. The room was beautifully decorated and huge for two people. The...

2Thank Ahyoung K
Vienna, VA
Reviewed 14 June 2012

Dar El Mar is truly a most precious jewel perfectly located in the ancient Fes medina. This riad has recently been marvelously restored to (or exceeding) its original grandeur! From the moment we entered the ancient cedar door we knew we were in a magical place! The Dar El Ma center court was filled with late afternoon sunlight and intricate...

1Thank AHVienna_VA
Los Angeles, CA
Reviewed 20 March 2012

We are so glad that we found Dar el Ma. The owner and local host made sure our arrival was hassle-free. First getting into the Medina is completely disorienting. Follow their advice of taking a petit taxi to parking lot Ain Azletten, and then let the shop keeper/manager there take you to the Riad.  There are only two guest rooms...

1Thank Chirpingalong
Denmark, Australia
Reviewed 14 August 2011

Very nice, private riad in the middle of the Fes medina where you could come and go as you pleased. We really enjoyed our stay in Dar El Ma. Saeed met us at the entrance to the Medina and guided us to Dar El Ma. My husband was quite ill and i was worried about going out into the medina...

2Thank Bradandbron
Voorburg, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 May 2010

A trail of taxi's and luggage-carriers led us to the hart of the medina. For us it had been the finish of a 12 day stay in Morocco; but we were still impressed with the medieval alleys in Fes and our accomodation! Our arrival had been well prepared by the riad-people and we were taken for a cup of tea...

2Thank Diluci
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 24 March 2010

You never will find this hotel on your own! It is a very nice small hotel and you will feel at home. Book it and find out yourself!

2Thank Mariannetje
Reviewed 17 February 2010

Beautiful and very clean riad in the heart of the Fes medina. It is walking distance to everything you would want to see. The girl who runs the place (Houda) is absolutely lovely and speaks English very well. She made a lovely breakfast and let me do laundry which we desperately needed. The value is quite good for Fes, which...

2Thank squishymichy
DarManager, Owner at Dar el Ma, responded to this review

Glad you like your stay at Dar El Ma. Sorry for the carossa mix up, Adil should have been there to make sure you were not pressured into taking one if you didn't need one. BTW 50 dirhams is actually only $6 not $20, it should have been around half this (20-25 dirhams) We are sorry for this unfortunate start...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautifully restored dar in the heart of the bustling medina of Fes. Find peace from your haggling in this spacious accommodation, stretch out under the sun on the roof terrace or catch up with work in the office with free wifi internet. Breakfast included, and many other services available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dar el Ma

Address: 27 Zqaq El Mae, Fes 30000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Fes-Boulemane Region > Fes
Price Range: £43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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