Riad Botanica – Treasure within the Medina

Our trip to Marrakech was an unforgettable journey into an unknown culture. The initial overwhelming feeling upon arrival was quickly soothed once we stepped into the Riad Botanica a true oasis of calm and tranquility in the midst of the vibrant city.

From the moment we arrived, the attention to detail and luxurious decor enveloped us in hospitality unlike any other. Mohamed, our gracious host, and all the staff, including Amil, treated us like family, addressing every question and concern with genuine care.

The beauty of the riad was unmatched, offering a peaceful retreat after our days exploring the bustling markets and endless food options of Marrakech. We embarked on insightful tours with locals, delving into the city’s rich culture through history, food, architecture, and even a camel ride in the desert! Returning to Riad Botanica was like returning home, with the soothing scent of orange blossom wafting in the breeze, fresh squeezed juice by the pool, morning birdsong, and exquisite breakfasts presented as precious gifts.

The riad’s careful renovation and modern luxury design standards truly set it apart, creating an unparalleled experience. In conclusion, my cousins and I cannot speak highly enough of this remarkable place that not only exceeded our expectations but also enriched our Marrakech experience beyond measure. May we someday return to this magical place!

Stef (Toronto) Kathy (New Jersey) Cindy (Colorado)