Opening Times
Mon-Thursday 9am-6pm
Friday 9am-5pm
Saturday 9am-2pm
Bank Holidays 10am-4pm


RIAD AL MASSARAH | Marrakech Medina

Located in the Bab Douakkala district a short distance from the famous “La Maison Arabe” restaurant and around 15 minutes' walk from the main square, Riad Al Massarah is an elegant riad run by owners committed to responsible tourism and to offering a high quality service. The riad is decorated and fitted to a high quality with a skillful mixture of traditional and contemporary styles. The ground floor houses a comfortable sitting room with open fire, an elegant dining room, suites and a pretty central courtyard with orange tree and plunge pool, a suite upstairs opens onto the peaceful roof terrace. Children under 12 are only accepted for whole riad bookings.

Riad Al Massarah


Accommodation: There are 6 rooms in total.

There are 3 standard rooms and 3 superior rooms, all with double beds:

  • 2 on the first floor, Carmin and Violine; and
  • one on the roof terrace, Jade (an ideal option for a honeymoon)

3 double or twin rooms, Saffron (which is not always offered for let), Ambre, and Azur. All rooms have en-suite shower rooms, heating and air conditioning, and all except Saffron have a fireplace or wood burning stove.

Location: Easily found and accessed via alleys in the Bab Douakkala district a short distance from the famous “La Maison Arabe” restaurant, it lies approximately 15 minutes' walk from the main Jemma el Fna Square.

Services and other points to note: The plunge pool measures 3.5m x 2m.  Name translates as 'Joy and Happiness', which the staff successfully convey. Children under 12 are not accepted except for whole riad bookings. No cots available.

Meals: Breakfast is included.  Healthy, good-quality food based on an inspired combination of Moroccan and European cuisine. Lunch and dinner can be provided.

Staff: Excellent staff including Michel and Michael, the very courteous owners, for whom, it appears, nothing is too much trouble.

After booking we will send you substantial pre-visit information guides for your chosen destination(s).


Facilities Summary
  • Excellent Food
  • Vegetarian Meals
  • Unheated Plunge Pool
  • Hammam
  • Eco-friendly
  • Wifi
  • Safe
  • Owner on-site or nearby
  • Alcohol - BYO only
  • English & French Spoken
  • Roof Terrace
  • Hammam
Standard Double from:
£80 per night, B&B