This hotel is housed in a building dating back to 1890. This guest house or riad re-opened its doors in 2007 after 2 years of refurbishment, during which all traditional and local fabrics, furniture and design elements were preserved. Guests will find 5 rooms for 2 or 3 people, a large open patio, and a roof terrace on which to relax. Facilities on offer to guests include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and check-out service, 5 hotel safes and a laundry service. No kids allowed under 4 years old. No extra beds can be added in standard rooms.
The hotel is located in the heart of the old Medina city, only a 2-minute walk from the Museum of Marrakech and the Souks, an 8-minute walk from the Main Square Place Djemma El Fnaa and 300 metres from Place Ben Salah. There are restaurants just 600 metres away and the Jardin Majorelle is just 1.2 km. Marrakech Airport is 6 km away.
The 5 bedrooms, with double or twin beds, are individually furnished with cedar wood and interiors feature wood and metal decoration in typical Moroccan style. All offer air conditioning, double or twin beds and an en suite bathroom in taddlakt red and yellow with a shower and a hairdryer. Bedrooms can be set up with twins beds but hotel must informed prior to arrival.
Guests may relax on the sun terrace with its sun loungers and parasols and the building in front of this one features a traditional Hamam on the ground floor, which guests may book in advance (8 EUR per visit). The hotel also offers professional massage treatments on site in the massage room (approximately 30 EUR/hour, body scrub and Hamam 15 EUR/30 minutes). The roof-top plunge pool is not authorised for children under 8 and the roof-top spa tub can only be used from May to September as it is not heated. The Golf Royal course is just a 20-minute drive from the hotel.
Breakfast is included in the price of the stay and may be served on the patio, in the dining room or even on the terrace in the spring. Between 8 pm and 10 pm, in the second riad property, opposite this, our cook Fatiha will be delighted to prepare a typical local Tagine dinner for guests, with couscous etc. If guests wish to dine on the evening of their arrival, and enjoy a meal set on the patio in winter, by the light of candles and Moroccan lamps, it is necessary to order this first dinner when booking their stay. Dinner is served at 8 pm.
Payment may be made in cash (Euros or local currency) or by MasterCard or VISA. There are taxes of 5 % to be paid on site for credit card payments.
Arriving by car, best option is to get to Baab Ghmat (East of the Medina), go direct along the Lycee Mohamed V Straight Lign to place Ben Salah. Once on Ben Salah square, park your car, take azbetz on the left and walk 300 m. On the third street to the right you will take Derb Lferranne just before the mosque.
People from muslim countries/religion need a marriage certificate to share a double room. The hotel is open 24 hours a day. Guests requiring assistance should go to Riad Karmela in the front of this establishment.
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