TripAdvisor Reviews Riad Delphine Marrakech
Travel Blogs from Marrakech
Got 1st class tix. had compartment to ourselves for awhile--laid down & slept. In Meknes 2 others came in.
Nice driver took us to the Cottages. Difficult to find, but he was very nice.
Got in our cottage, Sylvain showed us around. Went to the pool.
Laid down, not feeling well. A/C not working. Sylvain couldn't get it to work, so we moved to another cottage.
Dinner: chicken & couscous--delish.
We walked. It was hot.
Lunch at (name coming) on way to Jardin Majorelle. I was dying for some iced tea. Of course, there was nothing like that on the menu. I saw someone at a table with a glass of ice, and it occurred to me that I could make my own.
We ordered Salade Variee and The Noir with glasses of ice. The server looked at us with confusion, "Verres? Avec glacons?" Oui. He went over to make the tea, which was right in front of where ...
... the Riad at around 11 am. We walked toward the spa and went into some streets that were just crazy: stalls of meat hanging in the open air (like half pigs for example)--couldn't stand the sight of the flies buzzing around the meat, stalls of some sort of cactus that I think they peel and eat??, huge bunches of mint--smelled really good, pastries that attracted gazillions of bees, and lots and lots of people, bikes, motorbikes all trying to fit in the same place. It was ...
... 2-hour camel ride, which we named bob and sooty, into the desert as the sun set to arrive into our desert camp.
- Bit of a sore bum from riding.
- Great scenery as we were surrounded by sand dunes and it was so peaceful and quiet. We were only 30km from Algerian border which we could see from the top of the dunes.
- Our guide akhmed spoke 6 languages so it was good to talk to him about many ...
... sand in my ears. I will be in serious need of a washing machine when I get to France... All in all it was a great day still! We're so lucky with the group we have, we all get on so well and have been in stitches from numerous stories shared... Including ones concerning plastic bags... Tried sp,e Morrocan wine, but I think the fact is was bath temperature sort of ruined it. Had a bit of a headache going to bed, but feeling back on form now. Bring on the bus journey to ...
Other places to stay in Marrakech
15 Derb Tizougarine, Marrakech | Villafrom $133
40 derb Tizegarine, Marrakech | 3 star villafrom $46
44 Derb Lalla Chacha, Marrakech | Villafrom $106
Les Jardins de la Palmeraie BP 1488, Marrakech | 4 star villafrom $361
Route de l'Ourika, km 10, Marrakech | Villafrom $207
4 Lotissement Bouazzaoui, Marrakech | Villafrom $262
Km 18, Route de FÃ¨s, Marrakech | Villafrom $92
18 Derb El Arsa, Marrakech | Villafrom $36
Douar Al Makina, Marrakech | 4 star villafrom $99
Quartier Targa, Douar Sidi Daou, Marrakech | 4 star villafrom $50
Riad Essalam Palmeraie Road of Casablanca , Marrakech | 4 star villafrom $113
Residence Jnan Zeitoun, Marrakech | Villafrom $443