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Riad Villa El Arsa

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switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice Riad close to Djemaa el Fna. We loved our stay there and would go back next time. The rooms are very comfortable. We loved eating breakfast on the nice roof top terrace enjoying the warm winter sun - many thanks for a nice stay!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first trip to Morocco and we couldn't have picked a better place to stay for 5 days - 100% recommended. We wanted to stay in the medina for the true Marrakech experience, and chose Villa el Arsa based on a personal recommendation. It's just a few minutes walk from the Jemaa el Fna. Two French men, Noël and Fabrice,...

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Louth, Lincs
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We were 5 ladies staying at this Riad in 2 rooms for 4 nights. This is the 3rd Riad I have stayed in & I would rate it the best for the following reasons which made it stand out from the others :- Location - very close to the main square down well lit, clean walk ways. Attention to detail...

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

For many years now and under a few different administrations, we have been staying at El Arsa; the first on my 60th birthday. It is situated conveniently to the SE, a little way off Jamaâ el Fnaa - that huge main entertainment square in the city. Originally, on that first visit ten years ago, it was owned by an English...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Myself and 2 friends stayed here for 5 days whilst visiting Marrakech. It is a beautiful building, feels like a truly authentic place to stay. The rooms were clean and comfortable with Ac and private bathrooms with an enormous bath. Additionally the staff were polite and helpful and happy. On the first day they provided us with a map with...

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1Thank Nicki D
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The staff was always their to answer questions and help me plan my day. The Riad was very clean, beautiful, comfortable, and relaxing. Location is close to the main square. The only way I could criticize this is by nit-picking, (The wi-fi didn't work on one corner of my bed, and extra water cost 20 MAD), but that shouldn't discourage...

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Colorado
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Really like this place! The good: 1) Conveniently located a few blocks off the main square 2) Really captures the feel of a Moroccan Riad. Great attention to detail. 3) Great service--helped us set up driver from Fes, Marrakech tour, airport transfer, luggage, etc... 4) Great breakfast and fabulous view from roof! Woo, the Atlas Mountains with snow is quite...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We had the pleasure to stay at Riad Villa El Arsa for 4 nights end of May 2016. What an excellent experience. The Riad was impeccable, in all little details. Our rooms were excellent, Noel, Fabrice, SiMo, and Abdul were extremely helpful and friendly. Breakfast was included and it was excellent, For two days, we had plans earlier than the...

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wilmington
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I chose to book the entire riad for our group of 10 and I couldn't be happier with my decision. The service, staff, food and bedding and the little touches are just way above and beyond. There is one soft pillow and one firm pillow for your choosing, there is a phone for you to take with you pre-programmed in...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Absolutely lovely little gem! Charming rooms with surprise touches, meticulously clean, wonderful service, homemade jams and breads, gracious and accom dating hosts, and and perfect location! Does not get better than this. Hoping to be back soon!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally located in the Medina of Marrakech, with easy access, 5 minutes' walk to Jemaa el Fna and other mythical places of Marrakech.Villa El Arsa is an oasis in the midst of excitement and wares of magical red town.Fabrice et Noel welcome you in this bed and breakfast with five rooms,accommodating up to 11 people (4 double bedrooms, one with fireplace and 1 triple room, bathrooms tadelakt). Official Guest House n°239/2004 - Travel in security! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Villa El Arsa

Address: 18 Derb El Arsa | Kennaria, Marrakech 40040, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: £51 - £61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“all rooms are nice”
 of 5 bubbles marimariSwitzerland, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
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“They are all good. I would have been happy with any of the rooms.”
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