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


RIAD MAGELLAN | Marrakech Medina

Located in the antique dealer’s Mouassine district in the heart of the ancient medina only 5 minutes' walk from the souks and the main square, Riad Magellan is a popular and charming and well managed riad. It has contemporary decor and original artworks, many collected on the owner's travels round the world, that create a lovely atmosphere. There is a dining room and candle-lit salon with a wood fire for cosy winter and 2 rooftop terraces with good views of the medina, a jacuzzi and barbecue. It offers massages, informal cookery lessons and evening meals or lunch on request.

Riad Magellan gives 1 Euro per room per night to the Noujoum Association, which aims to alleviate the suffering of hospitalized children.


Riad Magellan


Accommodation: There are 6 stylish rooms themed by colour:

  • 2 double rooms, Orange and Green;
  • 2 double rooms which may take an extra bed on the mezzanine floor, Beige and Red; and
  • 2 twin, Blue and Prune (Plum in English).

All have en suite shower room (except the Red room with bath) and decorated in a mix of Moroccan and French styles, which complement each other well. 

There are 3 bedrooms on the ground floor (Red, Blue and Prune); the rest are on the first floor.

Location: Located in the fashionable Mouassine district in the heart of the ancient Medina, only 5 minutes' walk from the souks and the main square, the Place Jemaa El Fna, the riad is accessed by a long alley.

Services and other points to note: Excellent 1-hour massage available.

Informal cookery lessons are available including a shopping trip to buy ingredients and eating the meal afterwards.

Meals: Breakfast is included. Evening meals or lunch are available on request.

Staff: Hicham manages his team very well and Phillipe, the efficient owner, lives locally and often visits the riad.

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


Facilities Summary
  • Jacuzzi
  • Wifi
  • Air Conditioned
  • Heating
  • Family Friendly
  • Ground Floor Rooms
  • Alcohol BYO or on-site
  • English & French Spoken
  • Roof Terrace
Standard Double
£70 per night, B&B