Beautiful Riad in Marrakech Medina
Fully refurbished in August 2015. Riad Linda is situated 5 minutes walk from Jemma el Fna. Our great central location makes us ideal for first time visitors, families , couples and groups of friends. British owned with friendly English speaking staff
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Morocco is a country where you can experience a taste of the exotic and it is within a three- and a half hour flight from most European airports. It is a country of stunning beauty, variety and is an all the year round destination that enjoys an extremely pleasant climate. It has sandy beaches to the north and west, the breathtaking Atlas Mountains, and a number of lively cities, in particular Marrakech, also known as the Red City. Marrakech is host to the International Fim Festival each December and a number of other festivals throughout the year including the Marrakech Marathon in January.
However, there is one part of Marrakech that remains unique, the old town or medina. The medina is the famous bustling maze of market streets and alleyways where you can share endless cups of mint tea whilst bargaining for that carpet, these Moroccan leather slippers, that Saharan jewellery, chests, kaftans, and all manner of antiques. It also contains the beating heart of Marrakech, the Djemaa el Fnaa square which is a showcase of traditional Moroccan life. This is where traditional music, dance, storytelling, eating and socialising have continued unchanged for centuries. It is now a designated World Heritage site and properties near to this location are highly prized.
Monuments: Koutoubia Tower, Bahia and Badi Palaces, Ben Youssef Medersa
Museums: Dar Si Said, Marrakech Museum
Gardens:Majorelle (Yves St Laurent) Garden, Menara Gardens
Art Galleries: Matisse, Lawrence Arnott
Shops: souks in the Medina and the new town for interesting designer shops
Restaurants: many to suit all budgets
Excursions can be arranged to make your stay in Marrakech even more memorable. This includes; trekking in the High Atlas Mountains (either day trips or overnight stays) with experienced and reliable guides who will organise transfer to and from the Riad. Trips to the desert and Atlantic coast can also be arranged.
Other activities close to the medina include; golf within a 30 minute drive, a water-park, horse-riding
Riad Linda is proud to have been awarded Trip Advisor's Certificate of Excellence 2016.
We are situated in a very welcoming and peaceful residential derb ( street) only a few minutes walk away from the souks. Our location is ideal for women & lone travelers as well as couples, families and groups.
Riad Linda is also perfect as a special event venue.
On the ground floor, the entrance corridor, with decorative archways and alcoves opens into the central courtyard with dining table which is surrounded with plants and traditional Moroccan decor. There is a salon with comfortable cushioned seating around a decorative waterfall.
There is also a double bedroom and a twin triple / bedded room.
The first floor has three double / twin en-suite bedrooms plus a master suite, complete with hammam, where you can enjoy a relaxing steam bath. Each en-suite bathroom has been traditionally decorated with hand polished tadelakt and Moroccan tiles.
All bedrooms are fitted with air-conditioning/heater units.
Another flight of stairs lead from the first floor to our large, walled roof terrace filled with plants and fruit trees. relax on our sun loungers or enjoy some mint tea in our beautiful Bedouin Tent.
Your bedroom will be cleaned each day.
Our rate includes our delicious home cooked Moroccan breakfast (croissants, home made breads, pancakes with honey, tea, coffee and fresh orange juice).
From the roof terrace, there are stunning 360 degree views across the medina, and towards the snow-capped Atlas Mountains.An ideal setting for enjoying breakfast, relaxing on a sun lounger or in our lovely Bedouin tent and drinks in the evening whilst watching the sun go down.
Our zilleges-tiled dining tables and chairs will tempt you to evenings of candle-lit dinners under a star-filled African sky.
Sleeps up to 15
1 suite, 4 double bedrooms 1 twin / triple / quadriple bedded room all en suite. 2 of our bedrooms are on the ground floor.
All our bedrooms have air conditioning / heating units. All our beds have pure cotton sheets. All towels & linen are supplied. Hairdryers are in all rooms.
The Douria Suite is very spacious with double bed, seating area, fireplace and traditional steam room on the first floor
The Rose Room is a pretty double bedded room on the first floor.
The Berber Room is a stylish double / twin bedroom on the first floor
The Atlas Room is a beautiful double / twin room on the first floor
The Jardin Room is a cosy ground floor double room
The Sahara Room is a spacious ground floor twin / triple room
Douria Suite en suite with wc, tadelakt walk in shower and hammam
Rose Room en suite with wc and tadelakt walk in shower
Berber Room en suite with wc and tadelakt walk in shower
Atlas Room en suite with wc & tadelakt walk in shower
Sahara Room en suite with wc & tadelakt walk in shower
Jardin Room en suite with wc & tadelakt walk in shower
Our salon features comfortable cushioned seating, a fountain and books and games. It is the perfect place to relax with a good book
Our plant filled courtyard provides a peaceful romantic dining area.
Our terrace has comfortable sun loungers for relaxation as well as our lovely Bedouin Tent.
We have an English / French speaking manager on hand to answer any questions and organise visits and excursions.
Free Wi - fi available throughout the riad. The riad computer is also available for checking e mails.
House keeping service.
On site 24 hours concierge service
Airport transfers offered
Dinner available on request
Policies & Restrictions
No pets. No smoking . No stag / hen parties.
Rates & Availability
Our rates range from 55 Euros per room per night to 87 Euros per room per night .
Whole riad bookings for up to15 people range from 402 Euros per night .
Please contact me directly with your requirements
We ask for a 25% deposit to secure the booking with the balance due on arrival. We accept payment by Bank Transfer, PayPal and Credit Card.
The following cancellation charges will apply:
More than 55 days before arrival: the booking deposit
28-55 days before arrival: 50% of the cost of accommodation
14-27 days before arrival: 75% of the cost of accommodation
Less than 15 days before arrival: 100% of the cost of accommodation
We are very flexible about check in times but request that all rooms are vacated by 12pm.
Suitcases can be stored in the riad until departure.
We are located close to the main square - Jemaa el Fna about 5 minutes walk away
Once you are on the square ask for Cafe France.
With Cafe France on your right hand side, Derb Dabachi is in front of you.
Count 3 small streets (derbs) on the right.
Derb Jamaa has beautiful green and golden flower pots all the way along and a �Welcome' sign painted on one of the arches.
Turn right and keep on keep going along the derb until you see the Riad Linda sign. Look left & you will see a painted lilac wall with flower pots. Riad Linda is situated at the left hand side.
We can also arrange for airport transfers.
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A discount of 10% per night is available for over 7 nights
20% discount is available for single occupancy.
We also offer special discounts and offers throughout the year. Please contact me directly for more details.
beautiful riad, fantastic stay kirsty --
Jul 30, 2010 07:21 am
thank you for having us in your beautiful riad, it made our stya much more pleasurable . the riad felt like our home and lamost an ecape from the noise and high speed of life in marrakech. many thanks to rachid for all his help. fadilla was amazing with all he food - i recommend to anyone to have a meal at last one night on the roof top finally , lovely waheed was attentive to every need of ours also very patient with us not being able to speak french . this riad made our trip a memorable one. ... more
Modern comfort right in the heart of the Medina
Jan 08, 2010 09:43 am
We had a great stay here at Riad Linda in October 2009. The Riad is very well situated at the end of a traditional narrow street just a few minutes from the main square: Place Jemaa El Fna. We took a petit taxi from the airport and then a porter took our bags on his trolley to the Riad. The Riad is in the heart of the Medina (old town) which is not accessible by cars, but is full of intriguing shops and stalls as well as people bikes and carts. We were also very impressed by how clean the whole ... more
|Beautiful Holiday Riad in Marrakech Medina|
Derb Jamaa, Marrakesh, Morocco
Derb Jamaa, Marrakesh, Morocco
|Jemma el Fna||.05 km|
|El Badi Palace||1 km|
|Bahai Palace||1 km|
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|Marjorelle Gardens||2 km|
|Musee de Marrakech||1 km|
|Ben Youssef Medersa||.05km|
|14 January - 23 December 2016||65||50||per room, includes breakfast|
|24 December 2016- 3 January 2017||75||60||per room, includes breakfast|
|14 January - 23 December ||55||50||non refundable rate|
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for rates & availability for your travel dates.linda lyons (View My Profile)
Hi, I'm Linda from Edinburgh & I have a management consultancy business. I love Marrakech for the sunshine and the warmth and charm of its people. I love to visit our lovely riad as often as we can & I also enjoy sharing it with guests.
Year purchased: 2008
Why the owner chose a home in this location
Morocco is a country where you can experience a taste of the exotic within a three- and a half hour flight from Europe. It is a country of stunning beauty, variety and is an all the year round destination that enjoys an extremely pleasant climate. It has sandy beaches to the north and west, the breathtaking Atlas Mountains, and a number of lively cities, in particular Marrakech, also known as the Red City. Marrakech itself is a vibrant, cosmopolitan city that offers a wide range of cafes, restaurants, night-clubs, bars, shops, cultural events and art galleries. There is also a good chance of rubbing shoulders with celebrities, given the thriving film industry and annual film festival.
Unique benefits of the property
Our riad is situated in a peaceful derb 5 minutes walk from the main square. We offer three double en-suite bedrooms plus a master suite, complete with hammam. Each en-suite bathroom has been traditionally decorated with Tadelakt and Moroccan tiles. All bedrooms are fitted with air-conditioning/heater units. Your bedroom will be cleaned each day by our housekeeper Fadila. Breakfast (croissants, pancakes with honey, tea, coffee and fresh orange juice) is included in the price. Our private cook would also be delighted to cook dinner for you (extra cost). From the roof terrace, there are lovely views across the medina, and towards the snow-capped Atlas mountains. An ideal setting for enjoying breakfast and relaxing.
linda lyonsBeautiful Riad in Marrakech Medina
93 Derb Jamaa, Derb Dabachi
Marrakech Medina, Morocco 40000Email Owner For Reservations »
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