Accommodation at Marrakech Riads
The Riad Star is a fantastic hotel located in the heart of Marrakech next to the stunning Marrakech Medina which is home to some of the city’s biggest cultural attractions. This beautiful hotel is the perfect place for families, golfers and couples to soak up the spectacular sunshine and enjoy some of the incredible sites that surround them. Riad Star is a small, intimate hotel containing only 13 guest rooms all of which are lavishly designed and fitted with a number of different modern amenities in order to ensure that your stay is as luxurious as possible. Guests can also enjoy the beautiful scenery from the private roof terrace which is has a large seating area and is a fantastic spot to top up the tan under the glorious Moroccan sunshine. The hotel also boasts a hammam and massage suite where guests can enter an oasis of tranquillity and relax their body and mind. Guests can enjoy exquisite cuisine at the hotel in the gorgeous dining room which with its full length mirrors doubles up to create a wonderful yoga studio.
For those who are looking to immerse themselves in the fascinating Moroccan culture then the Riad Star is the hotel for you. Located in the Marrakech Medina which is a medieval walled the city, you are no more than 12 minutes away from the world renowned Jemma Al Fnaa square or just a mile away from the Bahia Palace. Furthermore, not only is the hotel located in the centre of Marrakech’s cultural gems but it is also just 18 minutes from one of Morocco's best golf courses. Al Maaden Golf Resort is a stunning 18 hole course designed by the same architect that masterminded famous courses such as Kingsbarns in Scotland. The beautiful course offers up unrivalled views of the spectacular mountains and is well worth a round for any golfer who is visiting the region.
The Riad Cinnamon is located in the middle of the most historic district of the Marrakech Medina. This beautiful Riad is made up of 5 luxurious suites which can be fitted with either double or twin beds in order to cater for your family or group’s needs. All the rooms come equipped with air conditioning, a mini-fridge, shower and a TV which have been put in place to ensure that your stay is cut above the rest. Guests are invited to make the most of the stunning facilities at this boutique hotel such as the gorgeous roof terrace which is a fantastic place to seek respite from the sun in the summer. The roof is the perfect place for guests to look the beautiful vistas whilst enjoying some Al Fresco dining. The hotel also has a wonderful lounge and a dipping pool where guests can cool off after a day exploring this beautiful city.
Riad Cinnamon provides guests with the best possible opportunity to explore the beautiful historic region of town as it is ideally located just around the corner from the Almoravid Koubbba which is the oldest building in Marrakech and was built in the 12th Century. This stunning piece of architecture is one of the city’s main attractions and is must see for anyone wanting to immerse themselves in Marrakech’s fascinating history. The Ben Youssef Mosque is the oldest and most important mosque in Marrakech and is situated just 1 minute from Riad Cinnamon. Moreover, one of the most famous sites in the city is the Jemma al Fnaa square which no more than a 10 minute walk from the hotel.
This beautiful boutique hotel boasts a gorgeous ground floor patio where guests can soak up the spectacular sunshine or cool off in the dipping pool. The outdoor area is also the perfect place to enjoy breakfast and start your day in the right way. The hotel also has the option for customers to order a traditional Moroccan 3 course meal to have on the day of their arrival. Riad Papillon is the perfect resting place for your group or family holiday as it’s rooms can be arranged for 3 people and are fitted with a whole host of modern accessories such as air-con, TV, mini-fridge, toiletries etc.
This traditional Moroccan Riad is arguably located in the best area of the Marrakech Medina, adjacent to the Pasha’s Palace which is where visiting Heads of States will stay. The Riad is the ideal destination for those who enjoy shopping as a few hundred yards away are the most exclusive antique shops in Marrakech and for those of you who don’t intend to buy anything they are still fascinating to look around. The Riad Papillon is also very close to the best juice bar in town or a exquisite French patisserie which can be found at opposite ends of the king’s palace. In addition to its fantastic proximity to the shopping district, it is also just 24 minutes away from the glorious Al Maaden Golf Resort which is a stunning 18 hole golf course. Furthermore, the Montgomerie Marrakech is only just 17 minutes designed by 8 time European Tour Order of Merit Winner Colin Montgomerie who has a habit of designing stunning courses and this is no exception.
The Dar Habiba is the 4th Riad Hotel comprised of 6 traditionally designed rooms which are incredibly furnished to create an elegant decor. Within the rooms there is a separate living space which provides guests with enough room to make them feel comfortable. They also come equipped with a TV, bathroom and air-con. The hotel is slightly more tucked away than the other Riads gifting guests with an abundance of peace and quiet. Like the other three Riads, Dar Habiba also boasts a glorious outdoor patio which is equipped with sun loungers and a shaded area for guests to relax in. The dipping pool is also brilliant for cooling down in during the day or after a day out exploring the Medina. The stunning roof terrace provides guests with uncompromising views of the stunning city and another wonderful place to relax and soak up the sunshine.
Despite being in such a quiet part of town, Dar Habiba is still only a short walk away from some of the best cultural sites within the Marrakech Medina such as the Bahia and Baadi Palaces. Which are both two stunning pieces of architecture which guests are strongly encouraged to visit and marvel in their beauty. Due to its fantastic location, in one of the more exclusive areas of the city, it is just a short walk away from some of the best restaurants and bars such as the Le Tangia and the Kozy Bar. Le Tangia provides guests with a traditional Moroccan dining experience as well as gifting them with a stunning view from the rooftop dining area. The Kozy Bar is also one of the few places in Marrakech Medina that serves alcohol and has a lovely relaxed ambience making it the perfect place to enjoy a few drinks either before or after dinner.
All the rooms in each Riad have their own names:
Dar Habiba: Habiba, Nomade & Kouba are character rooms. Koutoubia a superior room.
Riad Papillon: Rose, Bougainvillea, Hibiscus, Jasmine & Geranium are all character rooms.
Riad Cinnamon: Fez, Essaouira & Chefchauen are superior rooms. Meknes & Casablanca are junior suites.
Riad Star: Chiquita, Rainbow, Jazz, Peace, Harmony, Grace & Liberty are superior rooms. Josephine, Star, Charleston & Paris are junior suites.