We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Riad L'Arabesque

#246 of 1,133 B&Bs / Inns in Marrakech
Certificate of Excellence
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Professional photos
Riad L\\
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

115 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Riad L'Arabesque
See the most recent reviews
Showing 38: English reviews
A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

We arrived around 9pm in front of the Riad. It is located in a small alley which was not that difficult to locate as it had a sign overhead the alley entrance. Its a quaint old house refurbished and converted into a beautiful mini hotel with a nice little patio. We picked the Bahia Suite which was fit for a...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

This Riad was perfectly located, under 5 mins walk from the main square yet quiet enough for a goodnight sleep. Our family room (2 adults and 3 children ages 9, 6 and 3 yrs) was perfect size. Comfortable beds, clean bathroom, pleanty of hot water and a good breakfast (BUT me and my hubby both found a hair in the...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Sanam R
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Despite arriving in the middle of the night having been scammed by our taxi driver (not the fault of the riad!) the welcome that we received could not have been better and reassured us more. In a amazing central location down a safe shopping street, it was less than 5 minutes walk to the main square, and was a oasis...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank George M
Milan, Italy
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Parking close to the hotel seems impossible, so I hope you travel light. The riad is very exotic, very traditional. We didn't eat there, except for breakfast - a nice breakfast. Rooms are comfortable, there is no windows to the outside like in most riads. There was a bad smell from the bathroom in all our rooms. Service was good.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank PaulaDaS
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Far from the madding crowd, an oasis of calm. Lovely and quaint, Anwar was an excellent host, breakfast was a Moroccan delight. The room was clean and spacious for 4 people, beds just a little hard but after a day walking around Marrakech it didn't matter, slept like a log.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Brian H
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Riad l'Arabesque is a nice little riad located in the medina, a few minutes from the Jemaa el-Fna. While it was at fist a bit hard to find, it is a pleasant and quaint haven from the bustling old city. Rooms were clean, breakfast was good and generous, service was also pretty good (the staff arranged a private car for...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Danny L
Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

Very close to the Big Square !! Pleasant accommodation within walking distance to the all the major attractions in Marrakech. Breakfast was great and we were always greeted with a warm smile. If you are looking for affordable and reasonable accommodation in Marrakech, then this is definitely for you !!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Armand P
Foix, France
Reviewed 13 June 2015

Very good value for money and a warm reception at all times by the manager Anouar who spoke English and French, and the two women employees (who both spoke only a little French). It is very well placed in the Medina. Just 5 minutes walk to the Place Jamaa Lafna, souks and cafes or to the Mellah and the Palaces....

 Report
Helpful?
Thank BeabashFoix
The World
Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

I only spent one night at this Riad but it was a pleasant one. I was warmly received and settled into my room pretty quickly. The bed was comfortable, room clean and beautifully decorated. Wifi signal was a little weak and intermittent but then again when one is on vacation one should unplug. Breakfast was extremely filling and they had...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Miicha04
Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

Myself and my husband had a lovely stay in this Riad which is just a 5 minute walk from the main square. The riad is located in one of the many souks in the medina. Breakfast was a variety of hot buns /bread and pastries. Served with olives, jams and dairylee triangles. Fruit juice and coffee were both delicious. On...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mandy5686

127 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (110)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (24)
Viewed
Dining (17)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
View from Room (11)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (12)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (3)
Viewed
Other (33)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (17)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Other (8)
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Marrakech hotels
0.6 km away
Riad Lorsya
Riad Lorsya
#257 of 496 in Marrakech
458 reviews
0.7 km away
Riad La Croix Berbere De Luxe
Riad La Croix Berbere De Luxe
#303 of 496 in Marrakech
62 reviews
0.3 km away
L'Heure d'Ete
L'Heure d'Ete
#70 of 496 in Marrakech
532 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.2 km away
Riad Dar Yammi
Riad Dar Yammi
#169 of 1,133 in Marrakech
83 reviews
0.2 km away
Riad Dar Tamlil
Riad Dar Tamlil
#257 of 1,133 in Marrakech
172 reviews
0.1 km away
Riad Maud
Riad Maud
#281 of 1,133 in Marrakech
116 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Internet
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Riad L'Arabesque

Address: Rue Kennaria, Marrakech, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: $65 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Riad L'Arabesque 3*
Number of rooms: 8
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Booking.com, Hotwire, Travelocity, Orbitz, Priceline and TripOnline SA so you can book your Riad L'Arabesque reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Riad L'Arabesque staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Riad L'Arabesque staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“We had the larger Mogodor Suite on the upper floor .. ideal for friends or a family Quiet and a perfect size for the 3 of us”
JoolyLooly, 29 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Be sure to walk all the way up to the 3rd floor to experience the outdoor, open air terrace on top of the riad. It's great for star gazing and overlooking the city.”
SeeSawRider, 30 Mar 2014 | Read review
“all the rooms have windows into the patio, some of them have extra window to the street, but it doesn't matter”
sumisia, 14 Jun 2013 | Read review
“We stayed at Suite Bahia, on the ground floor; nice and fresh, should be a good choice in the hottest months. Rooms get hotter in the first floor”
Damus71, 3 May 2013 | Read review
“We stayed in Gahnatra (triple room) - perfect!!!”
DMYLiverpool, 1 May 2013 | Read review
5 of 5
No availability for your dates from these sites
TripAdvisor
* /night
View Deal
Hotels.com
Orbitz.com
Hotwire.com
View all 7 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates