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Riad Dar Oulhoum

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

We celebrated our honeymoon in Morocco, with 4 nights it the most beautiful Riad in Marrakech. The house is wonderfully decorated, with a quiet and intimate atmosphere (only 3 rooms), an amazing rooftop terrace where a delicious and freshly cooked breakfast is served every morning by Dris (a very nice and discrete local). Bruno and Guy are perfect hosts, very...

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Tout simplement MERCI !!!!! Venir d'aussi loin, pour une lune de miel à Dar Oulhoum, est pour nous, une véritable...

kent
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I celebrated our 25th wedding anniversary and had a lovely stay at Dar Oulhoum. Bruno and Guy could not have been better hosts. Advising on where to eat, visit and even negotiated a tea-pot purchase in the Souk. The house is beautiful with a fantastic rooftop garden where we enjoyed breakfast and recovered from the madness in...

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Remerciement Pour votre commentaire. Satisfaction de vous avoir fait apprécié Marrakech, et surtout Dar Oulhoum. Notre exigence pour la tenue...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had an amazing stay at Riad Oulhoum during the Marrakech leg of our honeymoon. With its beautiful rooftop, fantastic rooms, and attentive staff, Riad Oulhoum made Marrakech a magical stop. Thank you!

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Dar Oulhoum a eu la joie, de fêter simultanément, 2 lunes de miel, un anniversaire de mariage 25 ans et...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in town for a long weekend (of work) but wanted to experience the Medina. Dar Oulhoum was simply wonderful. I stayed in the Bali room which was comfy and stylish and had a lovely en-suite complete with all the necessities for a self-administered mini hammam! Breakfast each morning was up on the roof terrace. With a view of...

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Thank you, Pour la description de votre chambre. Pour décrire l'accueil qui vous a été réservé. Pour nous avoir mis...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful hotel was a highlight of our visit to Marrakech. The care and attentiveness of the hotel proprietors really make this hotel extraordinary. They have decorated the common areas and bedrooms sumptuously, and they went out of their way to help us feel comfortable and enjoy the city -- helping us book spas, rides, fabulous places to eat, and...

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Merci .... Thank you Nous apportons toujours beaucoup de soins à nos hôtes. Vous êtes en voyage de noces, depuis...

Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The managers, Bruno and Guy, are a lovely couple and this is their home with artifacts scattered about from their various travels. And, just like the reviews state, Bruno and Guy are helpful, courteous and go out of their way to create a good “spiritual vibe.” However, when we arrived, we could not get over how incredibly cramped this place...

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A la personne qui ne s'est jamais rendue à DAR OULHOUM (preuve à l'appui) Ce faux avis reflète l’état délétère...

Reviewed 23 October 2016

As the title suggests this hotel offers a really excellent service, that goes above and beyond what one would normally expect. The owners ask you to treat it as your home; and provided great hospitality from the moment we arrived. This ranged from having your own guidebook to avoid getting lost around the Medina; to advising us of the best...

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... Merci .... Choukran Votre avis est très important. Il précède un faux avis..... Encore merci de votre soutien, et...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I'm not exaggerating when I say the best thing about Marrakech is Dar Ouloum. Our trip would not have been as amazing without the help of hosts Bruno and Guy. The level of service they provide as well as the entire staff is beyond expectation. They provided suggestions for excursions, restaurants, and shopping. The hotel is located in a very...

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Thank you... Merci . Il y a des manœuvres qui font douter !!!!! Nous avons vécu de très bons moments...

Poole
Reviewed 9 October 2016

The riad is spotlessly clean, beautifully decorated and is in a perfect location - close enough to easily walk to the souks, great restaurants, Jamaa el Fna and all the sights, but far enough away to be very quiet and peaceful. The rooms are large, bathroom is great with a huge bathtub and good shower, and the bed is comfortable....

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Reviewed 28 August 2016

This Riad was booked for us by marrakechdaytrips .com as part of a tour. What a great choice they made! The staff were welcoming and couldn't do enough for us. The rooms were bright and clean and comfortable. The breakfast was top notch and plentiful. We only stayed 1 night before we transferred to Imlil for our Charity Trek of...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dar Oulhoum tells me a story ... The mid-nineteenth century, under the reign of Sultan Hassan 1st (born Hassan ben Mohammed in 1836 in Fez and died on 7 June 1894 in Tadla), a vizier (high-ranking official, with an adviser or minister from Muslim leaders), chooses a prime location to build this beautiful Riad, near the mausoleum of Sidi Ben Slimane (one of the seven saints of Marrakech latter being the founder of Sufism in Morocco), a sign of power. The proximity of the holy mausoleum, gave him a high respect. In the late nineteenth century, before the French protectorate, this place was that of a Spanish bank and a British legation. During the restoration of the Riad, existing telephone line upon arrival in 2000 of the weapons found at the bottom of the well and an enamelled plaque written in Arabic and Spanish testament to the power of the family that gave its name to the Derb. Subsequently we will tell to the DAR Oulhoum ... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Dar Oulhoum

Address: 8 Db Kori Sidi Ben Slimane, Marrakech 40000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: $150 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Hotel Style:
#12 Romantic Hotel in Marrakech
#61 Family Hotel in Marrakech
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“All three rooms are great, with a slight preference for the suite because larger and because of the 2 people bathtub!”
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 of 5 bubbles mlchevalier, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Indi room was clean, beautifully decorated and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles jasonwinslow, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are beautifully decorated with decor from around the world! no need to worry about what room you get! They're all amazing”
 of 5 bubbles wahida64, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“There is absolutely no noise from outside. We stayed in Chambre Indie, which was spacious, and opulent.”
 of 5 bubbles 330ashley, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“In the room w/2 twin beds, wifi doesn't work from within the room! However, the riad is so private that you check email from any other area.”
 of 5 bubbles karal843, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
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