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Riad Palais Didi

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Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Reviewed 9 May 2012

This Riad is located in the heart of the old Medina part of Meknes call Dar el Kabir. Quaint rooms but less offthe creature comforts of a hotel. The building and rooms are a site to see bu remember its 400 years old. Food service is not what you expect out of a restaurant but it's incredible in taste.

1Thank Webappguru
San Diego, California
Reviewed 23 April 2012

Now if they would just improve their service (slow and unhelpful) and put wifi in the rooms, this hotel could easily be a 5-star. The rooms were magnifIcent and full of character, the breakfast and dinner were good albeit slow, and the wifi was only available in the lobby. All in all, definitely worth it for the rooms, but don't...

1Thank worldtraveler9871
Kunming, China
Reviewed 22 April 2012

I loved almost everything about this hotel. The ONLY things I didn't like were: Staff didn't speak english, and WiFi didn't work in room

1Thank Fritz K
Reviewed 16 January 2012

We chose this Riad because of its look and decoration. It's room looks like an ancient palace in "One thousands and one nights", rich and lavishly decorated in traditional morocco style. Room is very spacious (we have one of the suite) and with huge bathroom and big tab. But it uses a water heater in the bath room. It quickly...

Thank aranjuezUSA
Reviewed 11 December 2011

very nice place, the 4 big rooms are in the ground floor, lovely courtyard. rooms in the first floor are smaller.do not miss the view from the terrace,the staff is helpful. staff in tourisme industery is not well paid except guides.need to tip porters.

1Thank taguleft
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 10 December 2011

Nice riad. Beautifully styled. Good service and a very nice breakfast. Location is fine and nice and quiet. Room was very spacious. Only downside is that the hot water ran out pretty quickly.

3Thank Edmuntus
Reviewed 17 November 2011

The palace was once lovely, now a little dusty/sticky. Our room was enormous, ditto the bathroom - and the staff did try but were a little hapless. In fairness we arrived during the celebration of Eid Al Adha and the riad was not, perhaps, fully staffed. Again, they tried, but we experienced much, much better service and quality for the...

1Thank Alexandra_Atlanta
Reviewed 5 November 2011

We only stayed one night at this Riad as part of our tour of Morocco. The rooms were large, linen of good quality and the central courtyard a wonderful oasis upon arrival and for meals. Breakfast was a treat, do not miss out on the moist buttery cake even if thats not your usual breakfast fare. Central to the tourist...

3Thank traceyperth
Reviewed 30 October 2011

I have been to Meknes a few times and tried a few different hotels. But I have found my favorite in Palais Didi - here I got great value for the money. Stayed 5 nights this October and felt more comfortable and welcome there than at any of the other hotels. Genuinely friendly and caring staff. Had two fantastic dinners...

5Thank MagnusRector
Reviewed 25 June 2011

A beautiful hotel. A lovely swimming pool, exquisite rooms and close to all the main attractions. An excellent choice.We wished we had eaten dinner here as the tables looked beautiful around the central courtyard.

4Thank Mullinar

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Didi is a descendant of sultan Moulay Sulaiman and grandfather to the present owners. Didi had 4 wives, each of them had her own quarters on the ground floor of what is now referred to as Riad Palais Didi. Today Palais Didi is a real masterpiece of Moroccan craftsmanship. Restored in the purest Moroccan style, it is organized around a large patio and a nice fountain where you would eventually refresh during the long summer days. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Palais Didi

Address: 7 Dar Lakbira, Meknes 50000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Meknes-Tafilalet Region > Meknes
Price Range: $164 - $254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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“some small rooms on rooftop but all lower ground rooms very spacious”
FantasticMurat, 22 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The ground floor rooms are real luxury although all the rooms are special in their own way”
Saramv123, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
“pay a little extra for a room on the ground floor.”
WorldTraveler20c, 15 Jul 2014 | Read review
“You can select from a number of rooms and suites, each has its own character and special features, so ask what is available and choose.”
maggies53, 8 Nov 2012 | Read review
“Stay on the rooms around the courtyard -- they're gorgeously decorated!”
worldtraveler9871, 23 Apr 2012 | Read review
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