Marrakesh, also known as Marrakech, is a good example of modern and traditional. In fact, the city is divided into two distinct sections: the Medina, or its historic district which features the architectural and cultural attractions that draws a lot of tourists on a yearly basis (such as the Koutoubia Mosque, Medersa Ben Youssef, and Bahia Palace), and Gueliz or Ville Nouvelle, home of a number of fast food chains, restaurants, and boutique stores. If, however, you prefer to shop for local products, you can head on over to the Souks (markets), which offer just about anything you may want or need, whether you need to buy clothes, shoes, or spices. Check out this list of Airbnb vacation rentals if you want to feel right at home during your stay in Marrakesh.
The community life in Marrakesh is undeniably lively. What better way to channel this than by staying at a travelers’ hostel —where you get to meet fellow travelers— that doubles as an artists’ residency? Staying here means not only having a place to lay down your head, it also allows you to enjoy bonding with the host and the other guests through karaoke, attending artists’ workshop, or catching a flick in the in-house open-air cinema. The experience offered by this rental, which is located right in the Medina, is reflective of the liveliness of Marrakesh, one that will leave you wanting for more. Rates are already inclusive of breakfast, and guests also have kitchen access.
Artistic Temple Dorm Blue
This building once served as the home of the favorite dancer of the Pasha of Marrakech in the 20th century. It has seen a lot of renovatins since then, although it still contains touches that give hints of its exotic past. Terraces, a sun roof, and a small pool can all be found in this property, all of which are available for guests’ use. Rates are already inclusive of breakfast. For an additional fee, guests can also request for lunch or dinner if they wish.
Riad Thalge in Medina - White Room
Able to accommodate up to two people, this room for rent is in a property that is just a short walk away from the Jemaa el Fna square at the Medina. Guests have sole access to the bedroom and the bathroom, and they also have shared access to the living room, the roof terrace, and the patio. Breakfast is already included in the rates. The hosts are ready and willing to help guests make dining or travel arrangements while in Marrakesh.
The Hera suite, breakfast & wifi
Located just a short walk away from the Jemaa el Fna Square and the Bab Aylen gate, this small hotel has been lovingly restored to showcase its beautiful traditional structures. The patio comes with a swimming pool where guests can enjoy dipping in to get respite from the hot Moroccan sun. The room for rent already comes with an en-suite bathroom, thereby helping ensure guests’ privacy. The price is already inclusive of breakfast, and guests can also enjoy other meals from the hotel restaurant.
Riad Hadda Chambre Malika
This five-bedroom home, which fits up to 13 people, is located right in the Medina, just a few steps away from the market and from a nearby taxi stand. A swimming pool is on site to help refresh guests during the day, while a fireplace at the patio can help them keep warm when the night is cool. The room for rent can accommodate up to three people and comes with an en-suite bathroom. Wellness retreats and private excursions to the desert can be arranged with the host. Breakfast is already included in the rates.
Parfum de fleur d'oranger - 22
Located right in the Medina just a short walk away from local attractions such as the Medersa Ben Youssef and Museum of Marrakech, this converted home can accommodate up to 12 people, or two individuals per room. It features two terraces, one of which comes with a Jacuzzi that guests are welcome to use. The bedrooms are air conditioned, providing a cool respite from the hot Moroccan weather. A welcome snack is provided to them upon arrival. Breakfast, lunch, and/or dinner can also be ordered there for an additional fee.
Radija room, terrace, Jacuzzi, Riad Dar Tayib
Located at the center of the Medina, this room for rent, which comes furnished with air conditioning, fits up to two people. You can relax and have fun with the other guests in the common areas of the property, which comes with a lounge, a patio, and a terrace. You don’t need to venture far if you’re looking for spa services or a massage, since there’s one right across. A bar and a restaurant are just a few steps away as well. Souks are accessible on foot as well. Breakfast and dinner can be requested at an additional cost.
Comfortable room in the heart of the medina (Riad)
This room, which fits up to three guests, comes with an en-suite bathroom and is equipped with air conditioning and heating facilities. A crib can be provided for those traveling with infants. The property is located in a quiet street that is nonetheless within walking distance from the Jamaa el Fna square. Guests looking for recommendations can look no further than the host, who can provide tips and advice on where to head off to while in Marrakesh.
riad Morocco Sky,majorelle
Road Shukran is a bed and breakfast located at the center of Medina. Travelers have the option of renting the entire inn or one of its rooms, each of which is equipped with air conditioning and heating facilities. Laundry services are also available on site. Breakfast is already included in the rates. Lunch and dinner can also be availed of for an additional fee. Besides meals, guests can also arrange excursions to the Atlas Mountains, the Sahara Desert, and the coast with the host.
*Riad Shukran - B&B Room Kamar*
This room for rent, which comes with air conditioning and an en-suite bathroom, overlooks the inn’s swimming pool, which is also accessible to guests. Breakfast, lunch, and/or dinner can be requested for an additional fee. Welcome snacks and bottled water, meanwhile, are offered for free.
Aïcha twin or double room, Riad Birdy with pool !
Immerse yourself in the culture and history of Marrakesh
Marrakesh provides visitors a taste of the rich culture and history of Morocco, making this the perfect destination for those who want to see what life is like in the country but do not have the time to explore all of its cities. With its fantastic architecture, gorgeous art, and lively scenes, one day is simply not enough to soak in the atmosphere. Book in an Airbnb rental and spend a few days marveling at the exotic wonders offered by Marrakesh.
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