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Dar Cherifa

Once you have followed the small sign off Rue Mouassine, worked your way through the alleyways and knocked on the almost anonymous door to be let in, you are greeted with a warm welcome and an amazing interior. Dar Cherifa … Continue reading

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Marrakech Pottery

There are an amazing variety of goods for sale in the Marrakech Souks, take your time to browse and you will find glazed pottery to fit any colour scheme! Our Riads in the Medina provide the perfect base for your … Continue reading

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Firewood wholesaler in Marrakech

The wood wholesaler is a very important figure in Marrakech.  There are several specialist ‘wood men’ located near to the City walls supplying wood which will be burned in traditional Hammans and bakeries as well as Riads and pivate homes. … Continue reading

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Recently opened Cafe, ‘un dejeuner a Marrakech’

Located South of the main square on Zitoun Street this recently opened western style Cafe offers inexpensive lunches and daytime snacks in a pleasant and welcoming environment. We particularly enjoy their soups and fruit juices.  A Riad hotel in the … Continue reading

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Accommodation in the Marrakech Medina

We never forget that our guests have a choice of places to stay. If you are traveling to Marrakech, why not experience the old town medina first hand in one of our boutique riad hotels? Individual suites at Riad Cinnamon: … Continue reading

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Accommodation in Marrakech

You are guaranteed one of the warmest welcomes in Marrakech at our luxury riads. Browse our website and consider the accommodation on offer which we hope you will agree offers fantastic value for money. Individual suites at Riad Cinnamon: Fez … Continue reading

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Tadelakt bathroom

Marrakech Riad are exceptionally proud to have contributed to keeping alive a number of ancient crafts through the renovation of our traditional Riads into boutique hotels. Delicate plasterwork, Zelige tilework, hand carved woodwork and tadelakt bathrooms are all examples of … Continue reading

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La Table de Mona, outstanding Lebanese restaurant in Marrakech

La Table de Mona is in the Marrakech new town of Gueliz. Located about a hundred metres from the landmark Cafe La Flame (ask any taxi to drop you facing La Flame and walk to your right). Mona offers an … Continue reading

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Marrakech Art Fair, 8, 9, 10, 11 October, 2010

The 2010 Marrakech Contemporary Art Fair takes places at the es Saadi palace over four days from the 8th to the 11th of October.   Our Marrakech Riads provide the perfect base from which to visit the fair and to … Continue reading

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Chickens in Marrakech

It is surprisingly common to keep chickens in the Marrakech Medina, they are fed on scraps and kept mainly for eggs. When I first started visiting Marrakech regularly five years ago there were a particularly fine looking group of Andalusian … Continue reading

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Moroccan Tent on Marrakech Riad Papillon Roof Terrace

We are very proud of our newly installed Moroccan tent on the Roof Terrace at Riad Papillon.  Hand made by local craftsmen it is a beautiful and romantic space especially in the evening when it can be lit by candles. The tent will … Continue reading

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Traditional crafts of Marrakesh

Leather work The Moroccan leatherworkers are truly amazing. You can watch them create and craft everything from handbags to shoes to goatskin lanterns. Furthermore, they are well known to make custom bags/gloves/aprons at astonishingly cheap pricing (if well haggled!) although … Continue reading

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