Where to stay in Marrakech for an authentic experience

NOMAD Best Restaurant Marrakech

The beauty of visiting a new country is to discover its culture. So while you visit Morocco, you might want to enjoy the beauty of the architecture like the typical old house called riad. For your stay in Marrakesh, choose to stay in the medina and opt for the authenticity of a riad. There are a few near the restaurant NOMAD, here are 3 suggestions.

Sirocco D’Amour

When you push the big wood door, you instantly feel at home. Sirocco d’Amour is very quiet yet relaxing. In the hall, you discover a nice little fountain where you will be asked to hang out a little before heading to your room. As a guest, you are very well welcomed, it’s the Moroccan hospitality. The particularities of this riad it’s in the details of each room. You will enjoy the beautiful beldi bathrooms which are a testament to the traditional aspect. Also, each room is decorated with a Ben Ouarain rug, traditional Berber rug from the high Atlas Mountains, which add a cozy atmosphere. For the rest, we let you discover but make sure to go enjoy the view and the sun on the terrace before starting your day.

Riad L’Aziza

In the heart of the medina of Marrakech, the Riad L’Aziza was once the former property of Pasha Glaoui. Once you pass the door, you discover this oasis of calm, serenity and art of living combined in an exceptional setting. In the rooms, you can admire the beautiful ceramic on the walls and the moldings. The wooden doors handmade also recalls the charms of Moroccan craftsmanship. Each morning, you can enjoy your cup of coffee wandering in the little alleys of the interior garden. You will probably eat breakfast at the lounge. Enjoy every minute of it.  

Riad Herougui

Located in Azbest, the oldest neighborhood of Marrakesh, the Riad Herougui is a gorgeous palace. The riad was renovated in 2002 where they make sure to preserve the authenticity of the place while giving it the refinement and comfort needed. During hotter days, you’ll be glad to find the pool. A few meters later, you can install yourself at one of their three terraces with Berber tent to enjoy the panoramic view of the medina. Not to forget the delicious meals prepared by Touria, the steward at Riad Herougui. She will make you discover the taste of the traditional Moroccan kitchen. Another major perk of choosing this riad is to be able to walk a few minutes and enjoy the must-see of the city. The Jemaa el Fna, the Museum of Marrakesh, the souk and the best restaurant in Marrakesh are all a few steps from the riad.