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The Artists Residency Gnawa Academy

The Artists Residency Gnawa Academy

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 shared baths
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 shared baths

Welcome to our Gnawa academy in Marrakech . My guest house is a music school and cultural point where you can discover the real Moroccan Old Medina lifestyle and connect with local artist and musicians. We are located in the old neighborhood of Riad Larouss in a quite and peaceful alley not to far from the popular main square JAMAA EL FNA , MAJORELLE GARDEN and MEDRASSA BEN YOUSSEF .


Private entrance
Private living room

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules

Not suitable for pets
Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
Check-in is anytime after 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with front desk/doorperson

56 Reviews

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Danelle User Profile
January 2018
Pretty nice room with super nice hosts.

Annika User Profile
April 2018
When we arrived late and stressed out in a totally wrong neighbourhood in Marrakesh, Simo came all the way to pick is up and bring us to his perfectly located, calm and peaceful place. The house is beautifully made with lots of love, has an amazing terrace and is spotless clean. …

Raul User Profile
April 2018
Simo and his place are amazing! I booked a stay at a riad on Expedia, but in Marrakesh when I went to go look for the riad, it didn’t exist, but luckily I ran into Simo and asked him for help finding my riad because it was nowhere to be found, so Simo happily helped my brother an…

Daniel User Profile
April 2018
Simo’s place is perfect. Everything is amazing and I will definitely be back one day. Simo is very helpful and a good friend.

Sandra User Profile
April 2018
I really enjoyed my stay at Simo’s place, specially the atmosphere and location. Thank you Simo for the hospitality. Youssef was also really kind and helped me every time I needed.

Arvind User Profile
March 2018
This is a unique place to experience. The Riad is small and narrow, but it is decorated with real taste. The room was fine but the bathroom could be better. Wifi worked perfectly. Simo is a kind and friendly host and helped me with directions and suggestions. Well worth the price…
Simo User Profile
Response from Simo:
Hey narvid We have an other big bathroom but you couldn't walk the steers to it Sorry and thanks again
March 2018

Denise User Profile
March 2018
A great choice in an excellent location if you are interested in Gnaoua music; there are other artistic and cultural offerings as well but Gnaoua music happens most nights. There are instruments available for guests, participation is encouraged. The rooftop terrace features a lo…

Hosted by Simo

Marrakesh, MoroccoJoined in May 2017
Simo User Profile
186 Reviews
Im a local Moroccan Artist and trying to promot our Moroccan traditional cultural music and art in my Hostel . I welcome everyone with open arms and I hope I can show you the real artistic urban life in the Old Medina of Marrakech . I am big nature lover , I've been traveling all…
Languages: English, Español, Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Marrakesh, Marrakesh-Tensift-El Haouz, Morocco

Simo’s home is located in Marrakesh, Marrakesh-Tensift-El Haouz, Morocco.
We are located in a nice , peaceful old structured neighborhood . We live beside local Marrakchi people whom love and welcome …

Getting around

We can send you professional taxi drivers to come and pick you up from Marrakech Menara airport or all bus stations as well as the train station . If you are coming with a rental car or with a private…

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