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Incomplete circle after a trip to Marrakech

Posted on Sunday 8th March 2015

I have done fair amount of travelling in my life so far, but I have never felt incomplete as I do now after a trip to Marrakech.

It is hard to explain. Something happened to me while I was in Marrakech, it really makes me feel ashamed and sorrowful. …read more

Customer reviews for
Palais Riad Calipau Marrakech: Great disappointment…

Posted on Sunday 8th March 2015

Room: ★★★★★ Average
Cleanliness: ★★★★★ Average
Service: ★★★★★ Poor
Value: ★★★★ Extremely poor
Overall scoring: ★★★★★ Poor

Palais Riad Calipau Marrakech: Great disappointment and a real let down!

We booked this ryad (or riad) with Expedia as a hotel & flight deal at the beginning of October 2014. When we looked at the photos on the ryad’s website and saw plenty of good reviews about this ryad, we simply couldn’t believe how lucky we were to find this ryad at such a good price (4 nights + easyJet flights, £356.00 for 2).

Anyway we already asked the ryad for a room on a higher floor when we booked the room. Then two weeks (in mid February 2015) before we travelled to Marrakech, we sent a courtesy email to the ryad to check if our request was accepted. We received a reply saying we were now given a room on the ground floor. We then demanded to change room because we found out from other visitors that all ground floor rooms get lots of noise and have no privacy. Anyway, we did not get any reply from the ryad for our second email. We started to concern about our stay. …read more