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What To Know

  • The riad's staff can easily arrange private tours of the city, excursions to the Atlas Mountains, and any rides you may need
  • Some suites have private sitting rooms and working fireplaces
  • Fresh fruit, juice, and tea is provided each day
  • Free WiFi is strong and reliable

Amenities

  •  Bar
  •  Free WiFi
  •  Parking On Site
  •  Pool
  •  Restaurant
  •  Spa
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Overview

Location

With a stay at Riad Kniza in Marrakech (Medina), you’ll be convenient to Dar el Bacha Palace and Jamaa el Fna. This 5-star riad is within close proximity of Cyber Parc and Place du 16 November.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 11 air-conditioned rooms featuring DVD players. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and separate sitting areas.

Spa, Wellness & Premium Amenities

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a rooftop terrace and a garden. This riad also features complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.

Food & Drink

Enjoy a meal at a restaurant or in a coffee shop/café. Or stay in and take advantage of the riad’s 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Business & Travel Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Planning an event in Marrakech? This riad has facilities measuring 344 square feet (32 square meters), including meeting rooms. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free self parking is available onsite.

How to Get There

Riad Kniza
Riad Kniza - 34 Derb l'Hotel
Marrakech, 40008 Morocco

Reviews

An Authentic Riad Experience
Shaun M

Nicely located in the medina near the bab doukala gate so easy to find after excursions into the city. A wonderful riad with friendly personal. The property is in exellent condition just like in the photos.Sara at the reception is a real asset to the riad.We had a wonderful stay,and would book this hotel again ! I would recommend asking for an upper floor room,as the downstairs is quite noisy although the room had a romantic decor.

First Time Visitor
831jakey

Unbelievably friendly staff. Everyone from Manager to Waiting Staff and Cleaners took great care of us as first timers to Marrakech. The entire ambience of Riad Kniza has an authentic family feeling as soon as you are literally welcomed (not signed in) through the door until you finally sadly, say goodbye and that's what you get in Riad Kniza as opposed to a multiple Hilton-esque environment.
Proper Riads are based on the old Roman villa style square with one central atrium open to the sky (heat rises) where there maybe four of five floors each with one suite (bedroom, bathroom, sitting room) on each side. There are few windows (historical reasons) but with no windows brings peace and silence never experienced before. Great for sleeping and that's kinda the point :)
When we left after three nights we felt and still feel like part of the Kniza family. A hospitality lesson to everyone who wants repeat business and recommendations.

A beautiful oasis of peace in a super-lively city
mrswilliams64

This is one of the most elegant and charming places I have stayed. The hotel is just inside the Medina, the true centre of Marrakech. A step outside takes you to the bustle of street stalls selling live chickens, side by side with bakeries and leather workshops. It feels like travelling back in time, as well as across miles. But inside the hotel, the contrast couldn't be greater. The plain outside of the building gives no clues to the spectacular interior. There is a central courtyard containing a fountain, filled with rose petals. There are exquisite fabrics, beautiful tiles, an amazing swimming pool. And yet, the most memorable and my favourite aspect of the Riad Kniza, is the friendly and helpful staff. Nothing is too much trouble, they are always smiling and willing to arrange whatever you need. I loved it!