8 Best Riads In Tangier, Morocco - Updated 2021

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Aarti
Aarti
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Your trip to Africa or Northern Africa is never complete without witnessing the beauty of Morocco. Tangier - hands down one of the most beautiful and stunning cities in Morocco. This 20th-century old city has been serving as an abode to a thriving old medina, interesting shopping spaces and a rich cultural heritage you’ll find, no matter where you go on this ‘pale blue dot.’ The city of Tangier is quite famous for its equally beautiful riads (a type of traditional Moroccan house or place with an interior garden or courtyard) and you will find charming little riads at every corner of the city. Whether it is exploring the streets of the old medina, Tangier Beach, American Legation Museum, Kasbah Museum, Petit Socco, and more, there is definitely something for everyone in Morocco. Well, now you might have an itinerary set to explore the entire city and country, no doubt. But have you zeroed down on the perfect accommodation yet? To make it easy for you here’s a list of some of the best riads in Tangier, Morocco.

1. Riad Tingis (from USD 60)

Located in the heart of Tangier, this hotel offers rooms that are air-conditioned. It also offers a shared lounge, and a sun terrace overlooking the stunning bay and city views. All rooms consist of a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, and a private bathroom equipped with a hairdryer and a shower, and a wardrobe unit. The riad provides a buffet breakfast every morning, a 24-hour front desk, a concierge service, and currency exchange for guests. And for your convenience, the riad also offers a paid shuttle service. The property is surrounded by notable tourist attractions such as American Legation Museum, Kasbah Museum, Dar el Makhzen, Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea, and you can stroll around and shop at the market of Petit Socco.


Riad Tingis

Address: Rue Nejjarine 15 Rue Nejjarine Tanger Maroc
Price: from 60 USD

WiFi available in all areas Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Physical distancing rules followed Evening entertainment Special diet menus (on request) Sun terrace Themed dinner nights Face masks for guests available

2. Dar Nakhla Naciria (from USD 48)

Situated close to Casbah in Tangier and Malabata Beach, Dar Nakhla Naciria is decked up in Morocco’s traditional style. The rooms in the hotel showcase zellige tiled flooring and also offers a cozy seating area. The rooms also include an en-suite bathroom. Dar Nakhla Naciria also boasts two Moroccan lounges and two terraces with stunning views of the sea and the city. Guests can devour the scrumptious Moroccan breakfast every morning, including fresh fruits and local products, and evening meals, or tapas in the dining area, upon request.


Dar Nakhla Naciria

Address: 12w, Rue Naciria
Price: from 48 USD

Walking tours WiFi available in all areas Internet services Laundry Free WiFi Non-smoking rooms Daily housekeeping Terrace

3. Dar Essaki 1886 (from USD 26)

Set in a beautiful location, Dar Essaki 1886 in Tangier provides guest rooms in riad equipped with modern features, a kettle, and a wardrobe. It also includes a sun terrace where you can either relax with your cup of coffee or enjoy the fascinating sunrise followed by a filling breakfast. Dar Essaki 1886 is surrounded by popular tourist attractions such as Dar el Makhzen, Kasbah Museum, Forbes Museum, Cap Malabata, and American Legation Museum. The area is also quite famous for exploring old town traditions, history, culture, and markets of old medina.


Dar Essaki 1886

Address: Numéro 9 Rue Souss Sakkaya
Price: from 26 USD

WiFi WiFi available in all areas CCTV in common areas Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Cooking class Free WiFi 24-hour security

4. Riad Dar Mesouda (from USD 45)

A perfect getaway at Tangier, rooms at Riad Dar Mesouda features a flat-screen TV, air conditioning, and a seating area. This accommodation also includes a fully equipped kitchen with a refrigerator, a dining area, and a private bathroom, a beautiful garden, and a sun terrace. Among other featured facilities, Riad Dar Mesouda also has an in-house restaurant available.


Riad Dar Mesouda

Address: 71 Rue Angleterre
Price: from 45 USD

Family rooms Fire extinguishers WiFi available in all areas Airport shuttle Currency exchange Ironing service Allergy-free room Heating

5. Dar Jameel (from USD 65)

A perfect family vacation is never complete without perfect accommodation. Dar Jameel is one such property that will tick all the boxes in your checklist. Located on the edge of Tangier medina, Dar Jameel comprises guest rooms that are open to the internal courtyard and features stucco ceiling and four-poster beds. This riad also offers traditional Moroccan-style accommodation, panoramic terrace views over the bay and the medina, and free Wi-Fi access. Just a stone’s throw away from the beach, this property is also close to notable attractions such as Old Medina, Kasbah Museum, Forbes Museum of Tangier, Mendoubia gardens, and more.

6. Chez Francis (from USD 43)

Looking for beachfront accommodation? Your search ends here with Chez Francis. This riad features each room with a patio where you can sip on a cup of specialty tea overlooking the beautiful city. The rooms also include a private bathroom with a shower and other facilities such as a hairdryer and free toiletries. Among other features, this non-smoking property also includes a shared kitchen and a wardrobe and kettle in every room. Guests can also enjoy relaxing on the terrace and a continental breakfast served at the property. This property is surrounded by famous touristic attractions like American Legation Museum, Kasbah Museum, Forbes Museum of Tangier, Tangier beach, Ibn Battuta Stadium, and many more.


Chez Francis

Address: Rue El Iraq, Residence Salwa 8 floor, 22 Bd Mohammed V, Nejma
Price: from 43 USD

7. Riad Arous Chamel (from USD 41)

Located in the city’s heart of Tangier Medina, Riad Arous Chamel offers en-suite rooms, a large sun terrace to relax and unwind with a magnificent view of the sea and the city. The riad also features free Wi-Fi access and a buffet breakfast every morning. The hotel is a short walk away from famous destinations like Old Port, Mendoubia Gardens, Tangier Beach, restaurants, and many more.

8. Riad Mokhtar (from USD 76)

Located in Tangier, Riad Mokhtar has a sun terrace that offers blissful views of the sea. The rooms at Riad Mokhtar feature a flat-screen TV, a seating space to unwind and sip on specialty coffee or tea, and some rooms even offer views of the mountain, internal courtyard, and to the city. Equipped with a private bathroom in every room including bathrooms, slippers, and free toiletries, Riad Mokhtar is a perfect place to set up your base at while on a vacation. Explore charming restaurants nearby and step into Cap Malabata or Kasbah Museum and stroll around the streets of Marshan to experience the true Moroccan culture.

Enjoy a blissful stay in Morocco

With so many beautiful options for accommodation in Tangier, Morocco, this guide should help you with finding your vacation home to spend time with your family and friends. After all, one of these riads has the potential to become your new home away from home.

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Born in Mumbai and brought up in Bangalore, India, Aarti is a full-time freelance writer by profession. She is a lover of everything the ‘blue dot’ offers—world cultures, off-the-beaten tracks,...Read more

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