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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent 2 nights in this riaad, and i would definitely return. We arrived almost at midnight by train, the hotel gave clear instructions of where to go. We were met at the blue gate by Soufiyen who walked us the short walk to the hotel as cars cannot fit on the small streets. The rooms were a good size... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The guesthouse is clean and well located, right off one of the main roads in the Medina. The breakfast is quite nice and the staff are helpful. Do not take the recommended tour. It's way overpriced and just visits shop after shop, followed by an expensive lunch (which I opted out of). I ended the tour about 2 hours early.

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Thank Ronald D
MerieID, Manager at Dar Hafsa, responded to this review

Dear Ronald D, Thank you for posting this review on Tripadvisor and for finding our place to be clean , well located , breakfast nice and helpful staff though I didn't find your name among our records. I did search for your name to be sure that you were one of our guest but sorry I wasn't able to find... More 

London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful hotel with really nice staff. They treated us like if we were family and took real care of us which is something you really appreciate specially in a busy city like fez. I would really recommend this accommodation.

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Thank Ricardo S
Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They were extremely helpful in showing us around and helping book things for us to do. Great dinner recommendations. The location was perfect. They pick you up right at the blue gate. It a very comfortable place to stay and very clean.

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Thank Jack W
London, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying in Dar Hafsa was an absolute pleasure. The house is beautiful- lovely traditional tiling and painted wood, with lovely views. The breakfast is out of this world, with an incredible variety of items. We never managed to eat all the types of bread/pastry in one morning, but I recommend you try different things each time, as they are all... More 

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Thank Leticia D
Manchester, Connecticut
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed two nights at Dar Hafsa and had a wonderful time. When we arrived in the evening we were met with smiles and mint tea. The staff was extremely helpful and we had a great time conversing with them during breakfast which was a wonderful feast of breads and spreads with orange juice and coffee or mint tea. Our... More 

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Thank jdhjr65
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we stepped into this Riad to the moment we stepped out, we were accommodated for to the furthest extent! Comparatively to Marrakech, the Medina here in Fes is much larger, with many MANY more streets. It's pretty daunting, and it would have been easy to get overwhelmed and not explore the city as much as we did... More 

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Thank Haley M
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Dar Hafsa. The owner was welcoming and extremely helpful in recommending restaurants and a tour guide for the day. The breakfast was superb, and the rooms were comfortable and clean. This is a great choice for your Fes stay.

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Thank Katherine A
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best part of this place is the people, Abdul and his family/staff. They will meet you at the blue gate and walk you in for starters and I strongly suggest you do this. They will help you in any and every respect. Beyond that the place is authentic and charming (also clean) and the breakfast substantial.

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Thank Darrell T
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel, a lovely dar in the Medina, for 3 nights. From the first time we received a very warm welcome from the owner and his staff. Starting with the food, breakfast was tasty and large enough for not feeling hungry for the next few hours. Moving to service, the owner and his staff were really helpful,... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dar Hafsa is a traditional 19th century Morocccan home. Recently renovated, the house is a beautiful example of fine Moroccan craftsmanship. The ornate tile work and painted doors reflect the best in cultural design. An open floor plan with multiple indoor balconies gives the house a cozy feeling, but not at the expense of privacy. A roof-top terrace offers an expansive view of the Fes Medina and the Riff Mountains.This lovely accommodation is seven minutes from the Blue Gate (Bab Bouljoud), and a simple right-hand turn from the main street (derb sidi safi souiket ben safi talaa sghira) and souk. It is situated on a quiet, clean byway. Those looking for a more authentic Fes stay will find themselves a reasonable distance from hustle and bustle of the shopping and trade.You will feel welcome at Dar Hafsa by the family who manages the guest house, Mariam and Aziz and their parents. They are friendly and generous. English, French, and Arabic languages are spoken well, along with some Spanish and German. Your comfort and satisfaction is assured, and the family can share their local knowledge to enrich your stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dar Hafsa

Address: 34 Derb Sidi Safi Souiket Ben Safi | Talaa Sghira Medina, Fes 31110, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Fes-Boulemane Region > Fes
Price Range: £32 - £90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dar Hafsa 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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Hotel Style:
#4 Best Value Hotel in Fes
#11 Romantic Hotel in Fes
#12 Family Hotel in Fes
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“Our room was across from the communal seating and staff area, which might have been strange, but always felt quiet and private.”
 of 5 bubbles LeticiaD962, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try the room next to the terrace. Very quiet and sunny”
 of 5 bubbles Nikolas_1987, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“we had ground floor bedroom and slept wonderfully”
 of 5 bubbles worldtraveler047, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“DON'T go to restaurant owner recommends! He gets paid for each person who goes.”
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“Top room by the terrace”
 of 5 bubbles Kaiyip, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
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