Riads in Marrakesh - English speaking riads in Morocco

Riad Meriem is located in the heart of the Medina, in the oldest quarter of Marrakech dating back to the 11th century, 5 minutes away from the main square, Place Djemaa el Fna, and mere minutes from the entrance to the souks. The calm and tranquility in the Riad contrasts with the frenetic pace of the streets of Marrakech.

This authentic Riad, is centered around a patio illuminated by a thousand lights at nightfall. Its small oriental swimming pool will delight you with its refreshing feel and the gentleness of its curves.

Riad Meriem can receive 10 guests in 3 suites and 2 double rooms, all offering unique decorations entirely crafted by Marrakechi artisans. Riad Meriem offers several lounges including the bhou where you will enjoy evening drinks by candlelight with a romantic view of the pool surrounded by bougainvilleas and palm trees. In the chimney lounge you can enjoy an aperitif by an open fire while in the tent lounge on the terrace you can repose a la Morrocan while sipping drinks.

With an excellent chef, and dining areas on the patio with a view of the oriental pool, in the Salon and Chimney Lounge by a crackling fire, al fresco on the terrace surrounded by bougainvillea, olive trees, and with views of the Atlas mountains, Riad Meriem offers the variety of dining

Finally the terrace offers the experience of sunbathing and lounging in a spacious environment surrounded by bougainvilleas, fig and olive trees, and hibiscus with a view of the Koutoubia and the Atlas mountains. You will enjoy wonderful breakfasts as the sun rises over the Atlas mountains, midday lunches, and eating Moroccan dinners by candlelight in the Bedouin tent, an unforgettable experience.

You can rent a room or the entire Riad exclusively.

Please note:
A minium stay of 3 nights is required for all weekend bookings.

To make a reservation, hold a room, or submit an enquiry, please select the occupancy from the rooms below.

Room availability will be updated if a new date or duration is specified, and the total for your stay will be shown at the bottom of this page.

Please note: Local taxes of €1 - €3 per person per day are not included and will be payable locally.

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  • Ensuite bathrooms
  • Oriental courtyard pool, with patio lounge
  • Safe for personal effects
  • Excellent chef for breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Telephone and free broadband WiFi internet access
  • High-end design as featured in 'Elle Decoration'
  • Large private terrace with tent
  • Romantic dining room with chimney
  • Local English Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • taxis and excursions available
  • Established Riad with excellent client feedback

Pictures from the common grounds of Riad Meriem. Click on a thumbnail for a larger image.

Patio and Salon
Patio and Salon
Veranda
Veranda
Veranda
Veranda
Patio at Night
Patio at Night
Terrace
Terrace
Terrace
Terrace
Room Entrance
Room Entrance
Aubergine Bathroom
Aubergine Bathroom
Dining Room
Dining Room
Matisse Bathroom
Matisse Bathroom
Red Seating Area
Red Seating Area
Red Bathroom
Red Bathroom
Red Entrance
Red Entrance
Star Room
Star Room
Ivory Bathroom
Ivory Bathroom
Star Seating Area
Star Seating Area

Aubergine room
This double room with ensuite bathroom features a queen size bed surrounded by aubergine pigmented walls accented by an African fine art photographic print by the designer/ photographer Thomas Hays.

Ivory room
This large junior suite with ensuite bathroom, features beautiful textiles and ivory pigmented walls. A beautiful view over the interior patio can be seen through a window framed by abundant bougainvillea.

Matisse Suite
This large handsome suite with luxurious ensuite bathroom opens directly onto the patio with a view of the oriental swimming pool for a late night dip. The suite features designer grey pigmented walls in the bedroom, an intimate seating area, and offers a large ensuite bathroom featuring celadon green pigmented walls.

Red Suite
This large romantic suite with sensual ensuite bathroom is a favourite for honeymoon couples. The suite features deep red pigmented walls with an intimate seating area of luxurious mohair fabric.

Star Suite
This large suite with ensuite bathroom, features a lavendar canopied queen size bed, traditional Moroccan star lighting fixtures, and beautiful aubergine pigmented walls throughout.

The Entire Riad - 10 Guests
Riad Meriem is available exclusively, with use of the the three luxurious Suites, the sophisticated Junior Suite, and the atmospheric Aubergine Room, accommodating up to ten guests.


*A minimum stay of 3 nights is required.