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Reviews of Equity Point Marrakech

Hostel | 80 Derb El Hammam, Marrakech, Morocco 0011

94.1% Overall Rating

524 out of 547 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (13/08/2014)

Patricia Vila Buroni thinks…

"All the staff where really nice and helpful. Specially Nadia and Ilham (I don't know if I am writing correctly) where amazing!!! They where friendly, kind but also effective a in their tasks. The…"

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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour reception
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Café
  • Common area / room
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 15.96

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen

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94.1%

Overall Rating

524 out of 547 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Equity Point Marrakech'

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Patricia Vila Buroni

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

13 August 2014 Patricia would recommend this property

Liked: All the staff where really nice and helpful. Specially Nadia and Ilham (I don't know if I am writing correctly) where amazing!!! They where friendly, kind but also effective a in their tasks. The room where very comfortable, the one that I choose was for four and also with air conditioner and private bathroom. Everything was very clean. You have plenty of facilities in the hostel so is easy and pleasant to stay in those moments where in Marrakech is too hot and it makes you impossible to go outside. They even make the arrangements for my tours (the one for the Zagoradesert Dessert and anothe one to Essaouira at a very low price). Everything was perfect!!!

Disliked: Patricia left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Emily Dudok de Wit

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

12 August 2014 Emily would recommend this property

Liked: Great rooms and really clean! Love the pool.

Disliked: Receptionist wasn't very helpful and didn't understand anything but she did always have a smile.

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Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

29 July 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very clean, staff very friendly, good atmosphere a lot of backpackers, the pool

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

18 July 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The staff are incredibly friendly and helpful. The breakfast they include offers a range of foods every morning. The location is amazing and when you learn your way to the main square once you'll never forget, looks daunting but it's not!! The pool is great to relax in and meet new people as well. Would highl recommend this hostel!

Disliked: The rooms are very hot and it's a little hard to sleep but that is expected in such a hot country like Morocco.

94.3%
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Suzanne Herman

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

21 May 2014 Suzanne would recommend this property

Liked: It's was beautiful! Loved the pool. breakfast was delicious.

Disliked: We got some poor directions to and from the square and ended up getting lost.

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Brent Wisener

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

04 May 2014 Brent would recommend this property

Liked: Beautiful place... Really like a 4 star hotel. Vera was amazing and incredible helpful. Great Terrace view from the top.

Disliked: Brent left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

09 April 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Great location (once you've worked out where it is!), really beautiful hostel, great facilities (swimming pool, restaurant).

Disliked: A few rooms have no windows.

85.7%
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Wanda Machnicka

Alone

City break
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

27 March 2014 Wanda would recommend this property

Liked: Classical Moroccan style and decor. Spacious social areas. Very clean. Lovely terraces overlooking the souks of Marrakech. Great places on which to dine and soak up the sunshine. Buried in the souks and very close to Jmaa all fna. Felt safe as a single female traveller, although the alleyways were a bit spooky late at night.

Disliked: Not as cosy or friendly as some hostels. Attempted to call the hostel to request someone to meet/direct me to the hostel but the number given did not reply.

71.4%
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Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
City break
Partying / nightlife
Sightseeing & culture

17 March 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: This hostel is an Oasis in the middle of Marrakesh. Highly recommended.

Disliked: People at the front desk were laissez-faire.

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Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Relaxation/spa
Sightseeing & culture

08 March 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Felt very very secure, it was nice to be able to come back here after an exhausting day at the market and just be calm. Also, there's a ton to do at the hostel during the day! We did the cooking class (SO fun, made a tajin), had henna done, and had a hammam close by.

Disliked: We only had one safe locker for 6 people, so we were basically only able to lock up wallets and passports. Not a big deal, though, as it was a really safe hostel.

88.6%
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Hollie Roberts

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

19 February 2014 Hollie would recommend this property

Liked: A very cool place to stay in Marrakech. Close to the souk, clean, and a little bit fancy for your regular hostel. Good breakfast. Helpful staff.

Disliked: Hollie left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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ZOI MYLONA

With friends / other travellers

City break
Relaxation/spa
Shopping

14 February 2014 ZOI would recommend this property

Liked: An amazing hostel with lots of character and very good client service. Its location and traditional look makes it already unique! The staff is super friendly and smiley, while the home made yoghurt is a MUST! All in all an excellent experience and I recommend it without hesitation.

Disliked: ZOI left no negative feedback.

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Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

18 January 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Excellent hostel! Very nice Riad design, that feels more like a hotel, but with hostel rooms instead of hotel rooms. Getting there is a bit tricky through the allyways, but a lot of fun in my opinion going through all the passages and archways! Very clean, very nice, and super friendly staff. I will def stay again! Oh, and very good breakfast - better than the other hostels I stayed at, who all offer free breakfasts.

Disliked: Too many common areas make it difficult to socialize and meet new people, since everyone is spreadout. Not a big issue, however, this really is a fantastic riad/hostel.

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Tomica Hlap?i?

With my spouse / partner

Romantic getaway
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

12 January 2014 Tomica would recommend this property

Liked: Everything was fantastic... Very kindly and friendly hostel stuff, expecially Zacharia, reception guy... He was the best! Very clean and safe. The best accomodation!

Disliked: Tomica left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

08 January 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very nice building, location and atmosphere! Beautiful roof terrace with a stunning view..

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

91.4%
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Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

05 December 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: location air con that worked, plunge pool

Disliked: very mean breakfast no cereal no eggs no cheese no toast

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Arturo Noriega Sevilla

Alone

Beach / sunbathing
Relaxation/spa
Sightseeing & culture

29 November 2013 Arturo would recommend this property

Liked: Nice, acommodating staff, nice location, clean, a/c, breakfast was not the same the 2 days i stayed, nice views from the terrace, a riad with hostel prices.

Disliked: Arturo left no negative feedback.

94.3%
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Nicola Wallis

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

24 November 2013 Nicola would recommend this property

Liked: Really good location, just out of one corner of the main square. Take a copy of the directions though or you have no hope of finding it. Friendly staff spoke English, nice rooms/beds. Wifi and computers to use for free. Awesome roof terrace to chill out and watch the sunset over Marrakesh.

Disliked: Too many different places to chill out, so not as easy to meet people and chat. But great hostel, definitely recommend.

88.6%
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MICHAEL GILBERT

With my spouse / partner

City break

24 October 2013 MICHAEL would recommend this property

Liked: Good central location.

Disliked: You won't find it at night without help.

94.3%
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Gordon Smith

Alone

Relaxation/spa
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

22 October 2013 Gordon would recommend this property

Liked: spacious living areas - all in Maroc decor with a mystic peaceful moroccan atmosphere surpasses all other hostel I have stayed at. you certainly feel comfortable and safe. Good breakfast, friendly place to relax and chill out when you are exhausted from the hustle of busy life of the Medina.

Disliked: It has a spacious open kitchen for us to cook but only one disappointment, no electric kettle to heat up water, and very little cutlery/crockery.mugs/cups etc., to prepare food. Also a microwave would be a bonus for quick heating. There is a varied menu in the terrace resturant which is very adequate for eating in, but sometimes its nice to have opportunity to cook something quietly by yourself. (specially if you are feeling unwell and want your own comfort food).

82.9%
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Monika Sabat

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

08 October 2013 Monika would recommend this property

Liked: A lot of places inside where travellers can meet, talk, interact :) even too many- as sometimes it was difficult to find other people ;)

Disliked: We met poor guy who was all bitten up y bed bugs. Didnt happen to us though.

88.6%
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Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year
Shopping
Sightseeing & culture

04 October 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Stayed here for two nights. It's really nice and spacious stayed in a 4 bedroom room with 3 friends. The hostel has lots of common areas and a pool to! The breakfast was really yummy scrambled eggs, yogurt and fresh orange juice to!

Disliked: The air con made funny noises at night and the room smelt

94.3%
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Cassandra Emmerson

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

03 October 2013 Cassandra would recommend this property

Liked: The pool, big hostel, good breakfast, big room with bunk beds that has a higher top bunk, so if you are on the bottom bunk you can sit up. Great location close to the main square. The pool is a godsend to relax in after walking for a few hours. Big shower, shower head isn't fixed to the wall so you have to hold it. Comfy bedding. Lots of lovely relaxing areas in the hostel. Kitchen area to cook in too! Would definitely recommend to stay at this hostel in Marrakesh!

Disliked: The room smelt a bit musty, no wifi in rooms. Could be very ho tin the rooms in August with no air con, only 2 fans. No drinking. Hostel should organise some communal things to meet people, hard to interact, no vibe there.

82.9%
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Anastasia Sofia

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

23 September 2013 Anastasia would recommend this property

Liked: Never stayed at a hostel with a swimming pool before, so that was awesome! Rooms were a decent size and looked over the pool. Great location - a bit easy to find. Be aware the cafe mentioned in the questions had closed. Would have been nice if that info had been updated. Breakfast was fine.

Disliked: Some staff were a little grumpy. I heard people in other rooms moan about being eaten alive by bed bugs but I had no problems and stayed here a couple of times. The lockers didn't lock, it looked like they had all been broken.

65.7%
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Taylah Fogden

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

19 September 2013 Taylah would recommend this property

Liked: I liked how it was hidden away. Although a bit hard to find once you do the location was great. Also nice and traditional

Disliked: The safety of the lockers.