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Hostel Waka Waka, Marrakech

Rue el Ksour, Derb Sabai, 13, Marrakech, Morocco

Rating: 93% from 18 reviews

  • 94%Atmosphere
  • 98%Staff
  • 87%Security
  • 92%Cleanliness
  • 95%Location
  • 96%Value for money
  • 86%Facilities

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  • The staff is sooo nice!! I had a great time staying here. The only problem is that in really warm days the bottom and second floors get super hot. But otherwise, bathrooms are clean, you get free towels and tea with mint, and you are only a 5' walk away from the main square.
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  • 05 Jun 2016 Anonymous Argentina
  • Loved the staff here. Had a lot of fun talking with them, learning about the food they were cooking, taking selfies, learning to dance to Moroccan music with Nawal, sitting on the terrace and reading a book. liked the friendly welcoming atmosphere. Moroccans are very hospitable and welcoming people.
  • 97%
  • 30 May 2016 Anonymous Spain
  • Such a chill hostel with everything you need plus more! Managers and staff were attentive and went above and beyond to offer us tea, couscous, info on excursions and friendly advise about Marrakech. We booked 2 nights and ended up staying 6 because we enjoyed our time so much. Roof top terrace was definitely where we spent majority of our time, so relaxing up there! :)
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  • 12 Apr 2016 Anonymous Canada
  • Awesome atmosphere hostel. Makes it very easy to socialize and meat other travelers if you are traveling alone or in groups. I was greeted by Abdul and Haitam with some delicious fresh tea. Within the day we were playing Gin Rummy together and I was just having a great time. They are very attentive and the hostel is very well kept. PLUS THE FREE BREAKFAST IS DELICIOUS! So yea, I cant think of anything bad to say about this place. HAVE FUN WHEN YOU COME!
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  • 30 Mar 2016 Anonymous USA
  • The staff is incredible - Abdou and Nabil are some real genuine guys. They seem to really care about the people that come through the hostel and doing the best they can at running things. They need extra staff though, it seems like Abdou and Nabil barely get any sleep. The atmosphere is really good; it's laid back big time and there is great natural lighting from the sun roof. The atmosphere is also very conducive to meeting other people. I would definitely recommend this hostel.
  • 91%
  • 25 Mar 2016 Timothy USA
  • The atmosphere is perfect, they give us tea many times every day. The breakfast is so good ( Moroccan), the staff will help you in everything that can, you can easy meet the other guests. There are only 3 bathrooms for all the people, but you have always hot water. In just a few minutes you will be in the main square of Marrakech.
  • 91%
  • 20 Feb 2016 Nancy
  • Definitely worth it! The hostel itself was good but the staff made it even better. You will find a nice hostel, a charming staff and different travellers who may become part of your trip as it happened to me.
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  • 19 Jan 2016 Anonymous Spain
  • The directions to reach the hostel on the site are clear and it is in a wonderful location close to the main square. The hostel staff (Jawad, Nacir, and Ousama) were wonderful and played a big part in making my stay enjoyable. I would definitely recommend the hostel to anyone looking to stay in Marrakech. I'll be back!
  • 94%
  • 24 Dec 2015 Edward Canada
  • This hostel was sooo nice and the staff(jawad) is really friendly and outgoing guy! When I arrived at airport and took a bus after looking for hostel is so easy even if at night. Then, I left my all luggage at hostel, enjoyed in Marrakesh. Also, I booked the desert tour into wakawaka hostel, it's a great experience to me!! I strongly recommend this trip and wakawaka hostel:) everything was perfect :) you can enjoy alone or with friends or family! Come to wakawaka hostel!!!
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  • 10 Dec 2015 JIWOO South Korea
  • Clean, good location and the best guitar player in Marrakesh!
  • 91%
  • 12 Nov 2015 Anonymous Netherlands
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