Riad Karmela - Marrakesh

10 Derb El Ferrane Azbetz Place Ben Saleh, Marrakesh, Morocco, 40008  show map
 4 stars
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Riad Karmela - Marrakesh

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Dining room

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Turkish bath

Solarium

Spa & wellness center

Overview

The stylish 4-star Riad Karmela is set in Medina district and offers individual guestrooms with a view over the garden. Since 1800, it has been hosting guests in the heart of Marrakesh.

It is placed close to the old district, in the vicinity of Koutoubia Mosque and Minaret, Mellah and Maison Tiskiwin. Guests can get to Marrakesh city center, which is 2 km away.

The hotel is set next to a museum and a mosque.

Menara airport can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Riad Karmela.

Rooms

Riad Karmela offers rooms with a standard interior, satellite television, a seating area, a laptop safe, heating and free Wi-Fi. Guests will enjoy views of Atlas Mountains from their rooms. They feature en suite bathrooms with dressing gowns, a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the dining area. Guests can enjoy light flavors of Moroccan meals at the 24-hour restaurant. Wines and coffee are offered in the snack bar. Restaurant Naima and Le Foundouk serve a selection of meals within 100 meters from the venue.

Services

There are cars for rent on site.

Relax

The property offers Turkish steam bath, reflex massage and hammam for guests who seek relaxation.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   19.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Bottled water
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Television

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Riad Karmela - Marrakesh Marrakesh location
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Hotel Address:

10 Derb El Ferrane Azbetz Place Ben Saleh, Marrakesh, Morocco, 40008

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City Center
  • Marrakesh
    1.0 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Marrakesh Train Station
    2.1 mi
  • Marrakech
    2.2 mi
Restaurants
  • Restaurant Naima (cuisine: Moroccan)
    200 ft
  • Le Foundouk
    600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    19

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Twin Room
Bed type: Twin beds or Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
Size: 220 sq. feet
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    Standard Suite
    Bed type: Double bed
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    Junior Suite
    Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 325 sq. feet
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      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or Double bed
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        Family Suite
        Bed type: Double beds or 1 Single bed
        Size: 435 sq. feet
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          Superior Double Room
          Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds
          Size: 325 sq. feet
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Riad Karmela - Marrakesh Marrakesh location
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            Hotel Address:

            10 Derb El Ferrane Azbetz Place Ben Saleh, Marrakesh, Morocco, 40008

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Marrakesh
              1.0 mi
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Marrakesh Train Station
              2.1 mi
            • Marrakech
              2.2 mi
            Restaurants
            • Restaurant Naima (cuisine: Moroccan)
              200 ft
            • Le Foundouk
              600 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  12 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2010
            • Number of rooms:
              19

            Hotel Awards

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            Best Luxury Hotels in Morocco

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Maroc Nature - 1.2 mi

            Places of interest

            • Medersa Ben Youssef - 700 ft
            • souk - 1400 ft
            • Souk de la Medina - 2000 ft
            • place Jemaa el Fna - 2300 ft
            • Moulay El Yazid Mosque - 4600 ft
            • Saadian Tombs - 5000 ft

            Convention centers

            • Marrakech Medina - 2000 ft

            Shopping areas

            • Marrakech Museum - 700 ft

            Monuments and Landmarks

            • Djemaa El Fna - 2000 ft
            • jamaa lafna medina - 2300 ft
            • Koutoubia - 3300 ft
            • Bahia Palace - 3300 ft
            • El Badii Palace - 4300 ft
            • Mosquée moulay lyazid - 4600 ft
            • Palais Royal Marrakech - 1.1 mi
            • Place du 16 Novembre - 1.4 mi
            • Marrakech Plaza Square - 1.4 mi

            Museums

            • Majorelle Gardens - 1.3 mi
            • Jardin Majorelle - 1.3 mi

            Business areas

            • Souk of the Medina - 1700 ft

            Local attractions

            • Saadian Tombs - 5000 ft
              Next to Kasbah Mosque, off rue de la Kasbah, Marrakech
            • Rue Dar el Bacha - 5200 ft
            • Trekking Morocco Mountains Day Tours - 1.1 mi
              Douar Imlil Marrakech, Marrakech
            • Maison Tiskiwin - 5200 ft
              8 Rue de la Bahia, Marrakech
            • Ecomusee Berbere - 1.1 mi

            Near the hotel

            • Marrakech Souk - 1400 ft
              Jemaa el Fna, Marrakech
            • Jemaa el Fna - 2700 ft
              Central square at entrance to market, Marrakech
            • La Palmeraie - 3300 ft
            • Ali Ben Youssef Madrasa - 4100 ft
              Just off Rue Souk el Khemis, Marrakech
            • Musee de l'Art de Vivre Marocain - 1900 ft
              2, Derb Cherif , Diour Saboun, Marrakech
            • Bahia Palace - 3400 ft
            • Jardin el Harti - 3800 ft
              Rue el Qadu Ayad, Marrakech

            Restaurants nearby

            • Restaurant Naima - 200 ft

              Address: Rue Azbest No. 30
              Phone: 00212 6 67 84 63 70

              71% likes this, based on 58 reviews
              Cuisine: Moroccan

            • Cafe Des Epices - 1100 ft

              Address: Place Rahba Lakdima
              Phone: +212524391770

              73% likes this, based on 673 reviews
              Price Range: USD 6 - USD 14

            • Riad Tzarra Restaurant - 1000 ft

              Address: 22 Derb Lalla Azzouna

              76% likes this, based on 34 reviews
              Cuisine: Moroccan

            • Le Foundouk - 600 ft

              Address: 55, Souk Hal Fassi
              Phone: +212(0)24 37 81 90

              68% likes this, based on 1093 reviews
              Price Range: USD 29 - USD 37

            • Cafe de France - 1000 ft

              Address: Place Jemaa El Fna
              Phone: +212 (0) 524 442 319

              Cuisine: French

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  12 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2010
            • Number of rooms:
              19

            Hotel Awards

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            Riad Karmela Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Riad Karmela

            Average guest rating

            8.6out of 10
            Superb
            Based on 309 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Couple
              10.0

              Karmela is An. Oasis calm in the middle of the rush of Marrakesh. Very good value for money.

              They couldn't recomend us a restaurante at afordable prices. All restaurant were around 30 € per person, wich for Moroco it a bit high end.

            • Family with children
              9.6

              Very Good Riad in an excellent location. Joel and Bouchra were very helpful and Riad was lovely, well looked-after and in a great location.

              Not so keen on the birds pecking at the cereal in the morning!

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              An very well run Riad. Ideal location in relation to the medina action.

            • Group of friends
              8.8

              We were met by friendly staff who were were willing to offer advice about the locality and places to visit. We never felt that any requests were too much trouble.Said on reception arranged great rooms taking all our requests into consideration and celebratory wine on arrival which was a lovely touch.Kamal who drove the Riad's car and took and picked us up from nights out even at 2.30am!! His driving skills in the narrow busy streets were incredable. We had a fantastic stay and would definitely go back

              If I was travelling in a female only group this is not the Riad I would choose, as the walk home at night is a bit dark and we had few men trying to lead us to the Riad who would not take No for an answer. Our sutie was lovely with a private balcony but the bathroom let it down a little as the shower had very little power and bath looked a bit old and cracked. Apart form those minor details a beautiful friendly Road.

            • Group of friends
              10.0

              We loved coming back to the Riad Karmela after the hot streets of Marrakech, there is a very cool courtyard and you can relax there and have a drink or something to eat. There are several areas which to sit in between the two Riads, you would be spoiled for choice, the staff are so friendly and helpful, always smiling and looking after us. We just loved it, we are two cousins, females in our 50's and we travel any chance we get, we felt so safe and looked after in this Riad, totally recommend it to everyone.

              There is nothing we disliked about this Riad, that is our honest opinion.

            • Family with children
              5.0

              Beautiful courtyard and staff were friendly.

              I found the room quite claustrophobic (Haroune lounge) and was quite disappointed to find it wasn't anything like the pictures on your website. The apartment was for 5 but really should be for maximum 3 as there wasn't a lot of space and wasn't very bright. Also, the tv was not at a level where you could view it comfortably (shoved into a cabinet by the wall), and wasn't working. We asked for it to be looked at and someone did come and look but couldn't do anything to fix it as said aerial is on the roof or something to that effect- very disappointing.

            • Couple
              9.6

              Amazing Riad. Met some really nice folks there. Wonderful atmosphere, twas like an oasis in the middle of a city. The location sold it for me, and my god its right in the middle of Medina.

            • Family with children
              9.6

              An Oasis of calm in the centre of the frantic souks. Fantastic food. Well worth eating in the Riad at least once during your stay. Very welcoming and helpful staff. Excellent location for exploring the souks. Not easy to find if you haven't been to it before so it is well worth contacting the Riad to arrange your transfer from the airport. 100% recommended.

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              great atmosphere ,mainly due to staff attentiveness, authentic location in medina of marrakesh

            • Couple
              10.0

              We really enjoyed our stay at Riad Karmela. That was exactly what we've expected from being in a riad and even better. Joel and everybody were very friendly and helpful. We really liked our room and sitting and hanging out in common area was also a pleasure. There's free wi-fi access in common area and they do not bill for mint tea and sweets.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              Thoughtful, warm and friendly service by all the staff. Riad Karmela is exquisitely decorated throughout, providing a relaxing haven contrasting with the atmospheric hustle and bustle of the medina. Little quirky touches such as the two pet tortoises were a delight. Fantastic food: a wide choice for breakfast, with more than you can eat, and the evening meals that we had in the restaurant were authentic, varied and highly delicious. We thoroughly enjoyed the spa facilities (hammam and massage) and an assortment of excursions were available and extremely enjoyable. We look forward to returning!

            • Group of friends
              8.8

              The friendliness of the staff and the decor of the hotel. It was clean, crisp and open with plenty of natural light and a beautiful roof terrace. We were welcomed with the classic Moroccan mint tea and briefed about the city and what was there for us to do - which is exactly what we needed.

            • Group of friends
              9.2

              Friendly, personal welcome. Without asking for it, we got a lot of practical information upon our arrival, Good food. Nice atmosphere. Very nice roof terrace.

              Some extra (softer) pillows in the closet in our room would be nice,

            • Family with children
              9.6

              Great people, very good service and beautiful decor.

            • Family with children
              10.0

              The riad was totally lovely, very nicely decorated with lots of chill-out areas. Everything was set up for you to relax. I liked the roof terrace area with sun loungers.I really enjoyed the home made dinner at the riad too.The room was very spacious and beautiful and comfortable.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Riad Karmela - Marrakesh Marrakesh location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            10 Derb El Ferrane Azbetz Place Ben Saleh, Marrakesh, Morocco, 40008

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Marrakesh
              1.0 mi
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Marrakesh Train Station
              2.1 mi
            • Marrakech
              2.2 mi
            Restaurants
            • Restaurant Naima (cuisine: Moroccan)
              200 ft
            • Le Foundouk
              600 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  12 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2010
            • Number of rooms:
              19

            Hotel Awards

            MoroccanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedMarrakeshRiad Karmela

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Luxury Hotels in Morocco

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