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Your Own Private Riad in Ancient Medina

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Last updated: 05/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Tranquil private riad near to the main square

Beautifully restored Medina riad owned by a London-based interior designer. The riad was renovated using local craftsman and traditional building materials.

The riad is located within walking distance to all the major tourist attractions including the Baadi and Bahia Palaces, the Koranic School, the Jamal Fnaa and the many souks of the Medina. There is a large selection of excellent restaurants, both Moroccan and European, within a short stroll.

The riad is built around a courtyard that is open to the skies of Morocco. On the ground floor there is a b'hou (open seating area off the courtyard), a double bedroom with hammam style en-suite, a guest WC and kitchen. Located off the balcony on the first floor is the master bedroom with hammam style en-suite, the salon with open fire, TV, DVD and a single bedroom with access to the roof terrace. On the terrace is a covered seating area, a dining table for eight people and two sun loungers.

We have an English and French speaking house manager, Mohammed, who will organise for you to be greeted at the airport and transferred to the riad. During your stay our wonderful housekeeper, Karima, can provide meals on request. Mohammed can also organise taxis for excursions and tours. Mohammed is also a qualified Berber trekking guide and can organise trips in to the Atlas Mountains for all levels including treks with children.


Member since: 2012

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/24/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 240 m²

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 5
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms


  • Festivals
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Photography
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain:

    The Atlas Mountains are located 1.5 hours away from the riad. We have a private trekking guide available for all levels - from gentle walking in the High Atlas to climbing Toubkal. ...moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    The coastal towns of Essouira and Oualidia are roughly a two hour drive from the riad. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Swimming


  • Seating for 8 people


from 7 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Christmas 2017
Dec 23 - Jan 5, 2018
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $64.68
  • Taxes Not included


160 € per night for exclusive use of riad, weekly rate - 700-990 €.

150 € deposit required at the time of booking with the balance due at time of stay.

Payment can be made in either Euros or Sterling or by Paypal.

Note: Rates for the riad are for rental of the complete riad with Housekeeper/ Cook and riad Manager who can organise excursions including private trekking tours

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 05/24/2017
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8 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Marrakech Menara
3 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Nearest Train
189 Kilometres
Nearest Beach

Car: Not Necessary

The Riad is a 15 minute taxi ride from Marrakech Menara Airport (20 minutes door to door). Our manager can organise the transfer to the Riad.

The Riad is located a five minute walk from the world famous Jamal Fnaa market place and only a minute from the carpet and spice markets and a minute from souk sameraine (the main souk). Being located close to the Jamal Fnaa means that the riad is in a safe neighbourhood and transportation is always available.

All of the major tourist attractions are within walking distance of the riad - Baadi Palace, Bahia Palace, Koranic School, Musee de Marrakech, Jamal Fnaa, Saadian Tombs etc.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: Denis is a London based interior designer.

Why the Owner Chose Rahba Kedima, Marrakesh, Morocco:
Father lived in Casablanca in the 1930s and this was an inspiration for buying and restoring a property in the ancient medina of Marrakech.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Denis was able to create a tranquil oasis in the bustling medina of Marrakech with all the inspirations of this exotic city. Influenced by the amazing colours and flavours of Morocco all around.

Contact us

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/24/2017

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  • Balcony viewed from the courtyard

    Balcony viewed from the courtyard

  • Red crockery in kitchen

    Red crockery in kitchen

  • Balcony light

    Balcony light

  • Master bedroom door

    Master bedroom door

  • Chair in master bedroom

    Chair in master bedroom

  • Bathroom


  • Single bedroom/ day room

    Single bedroom/ day room

  • balcony at night

    balcony at night

  • Tortu - Amira

    Tortu - Amira

  • Mountains - Middle Atlas

    Mountains - Middle Atlas

  • Courtyard viewed from the balcony

    Courtyard viewed from the balcony

  • B'hou


  • Balcony


  • Single bedroom window onto the courtyard

    Single bedroom window onto the courtyard

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Master en suite

    Master en suite

  • Ensuite Bathroom to Bedroom 2

    Ensuite Bathroom to Bedroom 2

  • Salon


  • African masks in single bedroom

    African masks in single bedroom

  • Carpet Souk

    Carpet Souk

  • Covered seating area on roof terrace

    Covered seating area on roof terrace

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