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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 4 weeks prior to arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

if there is a reduction in numbers you will still have to pay for how many made the booking. No shows or cancellations are still charged within 2 weeks prior arrival.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, Business Trip, Sports Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Additional Info:

NO religious groups please.

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

1/29
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

People come from far and wide to experience the authentic hustle and bustle of Fes. There is so much to experience here; from the allure of getting lost and exploring the Old Medina, to sharing travel stories while sipping a cup of traditional mint tea, to discovering the ancient history embedded within the sights of Morocco. It’s no wonder the city attracted over 11 million tourists in 2017. Our Riad is right in the center of it all and we are ready to make your stay in Fes the best one possible.

WELCOME TO RIAD VERUS! We are less than a 5 minute walk from the Batha Fountain and only a 10 minute walk from the famous Bab BouJeloud (Blue Gate). Located within the Medina Walls but a taxi can drop you off 3 mins from our front door.

/// Lonely Planet-recommended and the Winner of a Top Hostel in Africa 2012, 2013 & 2014 award and Winner of TripAdvisor Excellency 2017, 2018 and Highly rated on TripAdvisor ///

We speak English, French, Arabic, Spanish and Catalan.
Full complimentary BREAKFAST (healthy and organic) served to you starting from 9:30 AM.
SAFETY is our priority- lockers with padlocks, security cameras and a night watchman are here to help you feel at ease.
There is free OPTIC FIBRE WIFI throughout the whole property (stream netflix, call family or update your followers)
We also serve traditional moroccan tea, hot coffee and freshly squeezed orange juice all day long - FREE OF CHARGE.
We invite you to join us at our table for our occasional FAMILY dinners (free to our guests). Ask in advance when they are planned for.
Hot showers, Heaters/AC in all rooms, on-site laundry facilities.
Awesome rates with TAXES INCLUDED in the price.
We even have a 360-degree panoramic viewing terrace to soak up the atmosphere. Note that it closes at midnight and you must not bring by law your own alcohol.
Daily maid service - this means clean sheets, towels, blankets provided on demand.
Need your BOARDING PASSES PRINTED to avoid the 50 Euro charge at the airport? We got you.
We organize birthday parties with cake (if it’s your birthday) but you must tell us well in advance!

ACTIVITIES AVAILABLE IN FES:
Henna
Basic Arabic classes
Drum sessions
Cooking lessons with Mama Sadia
Hammam (Hot bath/Sauna/Spa trips )
Daily tours of Old Medina

ACTIVITIES AVAILABLE OUTSIDE OF FES:
Sahara Desert Tour (Fes- Merzouga - Marrakech)
Volubilis (Roman Ruins) /Meknes
Azrou (Monkey Mountain)
Chefchaouen (the Blue City)

THINGS TO NOTE:

Age restriction: we accept guest under 40 years old.
Terrace closes by midnight, staff sleep downstairs for security, we have animals in the Riad, you are not allowed to bring in your own alcohol.
We accept Cash (Dirhams or Euros), PaypalMe. Credit cards with a 5% fee (only if Noor is present and a minimum of 1500 DH), Transferwise, Revolut, Lloyds Banking, La Caixa and BBVA banking (to pay online and save on commissions). You must pay the conversion charges though.
You MUST call us or Whatsapp if you are arriving later than 5 PM as beds will not be held and you will still be charged. Please make sure your arrival time written is as close to the correct time as possible.
THE RIAD IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR PERSONAL BELONGINGS (such as money, phones, laptops, jewelry). We have a zero tolerance policy to stealing. You, as the guest, are responsible for keeping your money and valuables safe, there are lockers - so use them. Dorms are not locked as per the norm in Morocco, we operate a family run business and the emphasis is trust and honesty. Please respect this.
Please BRING EARPLUGS if you are a light sleeper as sound travels.
By law, Moroccans, Tunisians, Egyptians, Libyans, Saudis, Iranians, Iraqis and Algerians who are not married CANNOT share a room with the opposite sex (this includes all our dorm rooms) unless they are married and have proof of an original marriage certificate. If you are one of these nationalities, you must present a passport from another country to be allowed to stay, but we reserve the right of admission and you may be asked to leave so as not to be in trouble with the law.


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SO HAVE AN AWESOME TIME, MEET FRIENDS FROM AROUND THE WORLD, AND MAKE MEMORIES YOU’LL NEVER FORGET IN ONE OF MOROCCO’S GREATEST CITIES. View House Rules

Overview

At Riad Verus hostel, you'll live like a local in an authentic – and beautifully decorated – riad. Chat to fellow travellers as you lounge on the cushioned seats in our courtyard under colourful lamps. It's a great place for a free cup of coffee, traditional Moroccan tea or a freshly squeezed orange juice. There's a free breakfast every morning too (think healthy and organic), served in our café-bar. And our restaurant's the venue for the family dinners we treat you to from time to time. For awesome views of the city, just wander up to our rooftop terrace and take it all in!

Location

The easiest way to reach us from Fès-Saïs International Airport is to take a taxi – the journey's about 30 minutes. Drop us an email and we'll organise one for you. We've got a fab location within the Medina walls, so the taxi will drop you off a 3-minute walk from our door. A 10-minute walk from the hostel will take you to the famous Bar Boulud (Blue Gate). Head for Place Seffarine in Souk Edlala – an 18-minute walk away – to try bartering for souvenirs as you wander the labyrinth of streets and stalls.

Rooms and Dorms

Meet new travel buddies while bunking in one of our mixed dorms. Some are en-suite and others have shared bathrooms with hot showers – all have storage lockers for backpacks. There are also private twin, doubles and quad rooms with en-suite. All rooms include free sheets and towels, and there's a daily housekeeping service.

Extras and activities

Our traditional-style house has modern touches, like Wi-Fi and air con – a must during the warm summer months. And we've got people here to help make your stay amazing! We have multi-lingual staff on reception, 24-hour security and we'll organise trips to the Sahara Desert or Monkey Mountain in Azrou. Or immerse yourself in the culture and join in with local experiences, from basic Arabic classes to cooking lessons with Mama Sadia.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.4

  • Security 9.3

  • Location 9.5

  • Staff 9.2

  • Atmosphere 9.5

  • Cleanliness 8.9

  • Facilities 9.2


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    03 Dec 2019
    A wonderful Riad, the best thing about it for me was the location, easily found and is near from the most important things in the Medina. The staff are wonderful especially Ahmed, makes all the difference, also helped me organize my trip to the desert it was just the perfect trip! The breakfast was great and there lots cool travelers staying.
    Netherlands, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0

    Superb

    30 Nov 2019
    Great place located in Old media with amazing places to relax . Fantastic people. Will be back for sure. Thank you lovely people.
    Poland, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0

    Superb

    26 Nov 2019
    My time at Riad Verus was incredible. I initially stayed three nights and decided to return for one last night after a couple days down in Marrakech. The staff is incredible and always welcoming. The breakfast is very tasty and massive, with literally four courses served to you in the common area. The riad is decorated very colorfully and creates a nice social environment with other travelers. The staff is always willing to provide recommendations. Great location, even better people! Stay here!
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0

    Superb

    26 Nov 2019
    Mi experiencia fue excelente, siempre dispuestos a ayudarte, tanto con el llegar a otras ciudades, con el moverse hasta el aeropuerto, con el moverse en la medina de Fes, etc. El desayuno es abundante y variado. Muy prolijo, limpio, y la ubicación excelente, dentro de la medina pero muy cerca de calles transitadas con vehículos para guiarse mejor, un taxi puede dejarte muy cerca.
    Uruguay, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    25 Nov 2019
    Staying here was a great time! I extended my stay twice. Ahmed was great and super helpful. He gave us restaurant suggestions, price suggestions for shopping, and a lot of tips on what to see/where to go. The hostel was really cozy, and I met lots of friendly people. I also enjoyed the music that was played. Would 10/10 recommend.
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0

    Superb

    23 Nov 2019
    Loved our stay here! Friendly, helpful staff, delicious breakfast, good location!
    Australia, Female, 18-24
  • 10.0

    Superb

    22 Nov 2019
    Incredible stay, staff Ahmed and Noor are extremely helpful and nice I have spent my best time in Morocco in this hostel. The breakfast was amazing by the way!
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0

    Superb

    22 Nov 2019
    Such beautiful Riad ❤️💕 had so much fun here! Will def come back again!!
    China, Female, 31-40
  • 9.4

    Superb

    26 Nov 2019
    Riad Verus's atmosphere has you feeling welcomed to morocco as soon as you walk inside. The gorgeous inside courtyard with comfortable couches made the hostel very sociable, and you could always find someone to explore. The staff were also very helpful, especially as I got a bit ill and straight away everyone was figuring out a remedy. The breakfast is also one of the best hostel breakfasts I've ever had.
    Australia, Female, 18-24
  • 9.1

    Superb

    23 Nov 2019
    The hostel was great, but the receptionist was too impolite. I cannot pay during the check-in because I did not have change and the next day, when I did the check out around 11 am, I had to wait him almost 10 mins., probably because he was sleeping, and in a very bad mood he said that he was waiting for me last night and he treated me badly. Never happened me something like that before.
    Chile, Male, 31-40
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Facilities

Free
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
General
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
Services
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Currency Exchange
  • Fax Service
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Restaurant
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Nightclub
  • Wi-Fi


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