Rabat is Morocco’s capital and is based on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. Easily reachable thanks to its international airport, this French-colonial heritage and Islamic modern city has a dense and powerful history. Its vast range of historical sites, monuments, and activities (including the Kasbah of the Udayas or the iconic Hassan Tower) make it a great place to visit. Furthermore, given that 1 Moroccan Dirham equals 0.10 USD, tourists and travelers can easily find a great accommodation there for a tiny budget. In this article, we’ll look at 9 great accommodation deals under 60 USD around the beautiful area of the Kasbah of the Udayas.
4 great Airbnb offers
Marie’s place is a beautiful 18th-century traditional riad with a panoramic terrace right in the middle of touristic places in the old Medina, a 5-minute walk from the ocean, the souk and the Kasbah of the Udayas. For 43 USD per night, guests will enjoy staying in a room in a guest house with table d'hôtes, having breakfast on the roof around flowers while gazing at the Rabat and Salé skyline.
Tradition in an 18th century Riad in the MedinaRabat, Rabat-Salé-Zemmour-Zaër, MoroccoSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe breakfast was delicious with homemade joghurt just a bit pricynice rooftop terrace and great breakfastthere was a fan in the room which was sitting on the floor covered in dustsmall (somewhat) room but stunning riad overall the courtyard/roof terraces are gorgeousnice place with a beautiful roof terrace where they serve you a lovely breakfast(sheets towels and bathroom were clean though)besides that it was cleannice clean place stay and enjoybedroom was nice and cleanit is also very clean and very stylish and very cozy
Host:the hosts are friendly and attentivethe staff was very friendlythe owner was very charmingwonderful hosts; very welcoming and kindthe hosts were lovely and very helpful with directions and accommodating to our timetablesRead more reviewsit's centrally located but quiet and safequiet area and close to touristic attractionsfirst of all great location and beautiful riadreally nice i really like it really good breakfast and location close to everythingon the plus side it's a great location and cozy(if you like very dark atmosphere
Hanane offers a private room in an intimate space in the heart of the old Medina of Rabat. Nearby all the city’s top attractions and activities, up to 2 guests will enjoy staying in this “small oriental palace” offering a warm atmosphere for a beautiful and quiet stay.
Riad Dar Lina-Chez Hanane
Top guest reviewswe enjoyed our spacious room and the cosy courtyard and terrace very muchgreat kitchen with all the amenities is avail for guests usethe room and the bath where perfectbreakfast in the courtyard was a great bonus and deliciousthe room was extremely comfortable and had everything we needed for one nighteverything was very clean and nicebeautiful clean cozy and very personalized riadthis riad is very clean and quietthe rooms were very clean and were beautyful decoratedthe room was sparkling clean smelled really good and it was really cozy
Host:shari and the other staff were very helpful to usshe is a great host very helpfulthe welcoming is very kindwe liked the riad and host hanane responded all our questionshanane was a great hostRead more reviewslocation is very goodbreakfast was amazing location goodamazing stay in a perfect locationbeautiful roof top close to everythingsuch a beautiful riad and close to the water and shopping we wish we could have stayed longer
Michaela’s place is an old house full of traditional decoration elements and symbols that tell the history of the place. For a cheap 52 USD per night, she offers the entire house to up to 3 guests, who’ll enjoy this big space (2 floors, 3 rooms – all connected) and also the fully equipped kitchen, and traditional bathroom. While the ground floor will offer you coolness and shade on hot summer days, you’ll appreciate the light, the air and the beautiful view of the upper floor! You’ll also be given tips on where to go, what to do and even be offered surf lessons and equipment as Michaela and her friends are passionate surfers!
Little fairy-tale houseRabat, Rabat-Sale-Zemmour-Zaer, Morocco
Top guest reviewsthe space is cozy but well utilized; perfect for twothe house was clean sheets and clean towels were providedher place was clean and beautifulmichela's house is nice and well decorated but it doesn't smell so good and isn't so cleanto me this is a huge issue and reflects the overall cleanliness of the apartment
Host:michaela is an amazing host and was very punctual with her responses to any questions i hadmichaela is a great host and very reactivemichaela was a kind and generous hostmichaela is available and kindvery nice and helpful people who made me feel welcomeRead more reviewsthe location was great right in the middle of the kasbahthe narrow winding streets are so pretty a really unique locationgreat beachview in a good locationadorable little place in a great locationwalk to city center was about 30 minutes through a nice market
Dalila’s place is a beautiful little house in the Kasbah of Oudayas, a 2-minute walk from the door of the Oudayas and very well situated between the ocean and river. Living in the Kasbah itself is an experience you’ll always remember and Dalila and her family will make you feel at home. Guests will also enjoy the great and comfortable apartment providing them the best terrace ever for an amazing panorama of the capital.
dar in kasbah river and ocean
Top guest reviewsthe house was very clean on arrivalthe place is pretty spacious and clean and comfortableRead more reviews
Host:great host be sure to visitthe host was lovely by the seems of itdalila and manuel are incredibly warm and helpful and make you feel like home:)i had a wonderful experience in this place and the hostdalila and her family were super helpful and accomodating which is very appreciated when traveling alone
Affordable hotels in the surroundings
Hotel Darna is located in Rabat, 9 kilometers (6.5 miles) away from the Rabat-Salé Airport and displays rooms providing you with a TV, free WiFi, air conditioning, a minibar, a coffee machine, and a private bathroom with a shower. The hotel also features a seating area, meeting facilities, a shared lounge, a laundry and a terrace offering a stunning view of the Medina and the marina just a few steps away, which allow travelers interested in markets, sightseeing and old town exploring the chance to enjoy the surroundings.
The Riad Marco Andaluz is based in Salé, a 10-minute walk from the beach and 7 kilometers (4 miles) away from the airport. In fact, the place is in walking distance to the old market, many tea shops, restaurants and to the public transportation, making it “a must” for sightseeing expeditions. At Riad Marco Andaluz, guests will find an outdoor pool, a restaurant, a terrace, a bar, a shared lounge and luggage storage for a comfortable and cozy stay.
Each room here also provides a seating area, a shower, and private bathroom with free toiletries. It will also please its visitors thanks to its magnificent indoor architecture, oriental decoration, and its stunning rooftop displaying scenic views over the city of Rabat and the ancient citadel.
The Dar El Mouhit property is just a 6-minute walk from the beach, located in the heart of Salé’s Medina, a 5-minute drive away from the Salé Train Station. This traditional Moroccan riad offers spacious air-conditioned rooms featuring antique furniture and provides visitors a private bathroom with a shower. Furthermore, the riad offers an interior courtyard, which leads on to several Moroccan-style salons where guests can relax in the evening and a rooftop terrace with stunning views of the ocean.
Located in Salé, 2.5 kilometers (1.5 miles) from Rabat and 7 kilometers (4.3 miles) from the airport, Riad Sabria features a barbecue, an on-site restaurant, a seating area to relax and views of the city. Guests will enjoy being welcomed by the friendly staff; attentive and ready to help them and serving authentic delicious home made Moroccan food.
Address: 11 Rue Lala Chahba, à Côté de la Mosquée Lala Chahba, 10000 Salé, Morocco (see map)
Price: from 49 USD
Hotel Yasmine is located in Rabat, 700 meters (2,296 feet) from the iconic Hassan Tower, 1.4 kilometers (0.8 miles) from the Kasbah of the Udayas and 800 meters (2,624 feet) from the Bouregreg Marina. Great choice for travelers interested in ancient landmarks, monuments and history, the hotel also offers its guests fully equipped rooms and an on-site restaurant.
Accommodation deals for budget travelers in Morocco
Rabat, Morocco’s capital, has a dense and powerful history. Its vast range of historical sites, monuments, and activities make it a great place to visit. Morocco’s currency, being cheaper than the USD, provides great accommodation deals under 60 USD around the beautiful area of the Kasbah of the Udayas, that are a great bargain for travelers going to discover the city.
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