1 Jul

Montreal – Marrakech

The first-ever direct flight from Montreal to Marrakech was kicked off on Thursday, June 13, by Canadian air carrier Air Transat. The inaugural flight landed at Marrakech Menara airport, marking the first direct service to Marrakech from North America… Read more. In the past decade, seat capacity from Canada to Morocco has exponentially surged by […]


30 Jun

United Airlines adds a weekly direct flight from New York to Marrakech

Starting October 24th 2024 United airlines will be providing a Newark to Marrakech direct flight! EWR to RAK the 3,664 mile route will be operated by Boeing 767-300 ER featuring business class, premium economy and economy plus to the economy seats. Tickets start at $1350 USD, find out more and to book your flights to […]


29 Jun

Designer destination

Marrakech has firmly staked its claim as a designer destination, and there is no doubt that you need to make a bold statement if you want to stand out in the medina hospitality melee. Pauline Brettell checked in to Riad Botanica and spoke to owner and designer Angela Mellak, to discover how they have done […]


30 May

Discover Marrakech

What wonders await when you take a chance to explore something new. Discover Marrakech through the eyes of Riad Botanica. Join us for a luxurious stay and let us share some of our most favourite places with you. Our team can arrange day trips to Agafay Desert, and other special sights. We invite you to […]


22 May

Become the sky

Become the sky. Take an axe to the prison wall. Escape Rumi.. Escape to Agafay Desert only 45 short minutes from vibrant Marrakech, we love to send people on a day pass to have this memorable desert experience. Have a luxury pool pass with lunch included or even stay the night. Here is one of […]


18 May

Rose Festival

Celebrated each year in May is the Valley of the Roses Festival. Nestled in the so-called Valley of Roses, Kelaat-M’Gouna, (5.5 hours outside Marrakech). This annual spectacle unfolds every mid-May, inviting you to a mesmerizing celebration of nature’s beauty. It is a great place to stay for 1-2 days and witness the harvesting of the […]


10 May


Founded in 2013 by Touria El Glaoui, 1-54 is the first and only international fair dedicated to contemporary African art. With three editions per year—in London, New York and Marrakech, 1-54 is the leading global art fair committed to providing visibility to contemporary art from Africa and its diaspora. Striving to promote a community of […]


26 Apr

Why are we waiting for someday?

The only time we truly have is now. The past is gone, all that remains is a memory, the future is just a thought, it has not happened yet, so the only thing that is real is right now! So why put off tomorrow what you can do today? If you love looking at all […]


22 Apr

Golf Escape for the whole family

If you are a Golfer and you haven’t yet visited Marrakech, you don’t know what you are missing! With spectacular courses, sunny days (especially during winter months) and the backdrop of the stunning Atlas Mountains, this is an oasis not just for the seasoned golfer. Marrakech offers so much more than just all your golfing […]


20 Apr

Something a little bit different

Are you looking for that perfect little getaway that offers something a little bit different to a standard city break? We would love to welcome you here to the vibrant and colourful city of Marrakech! Only 3.5 hours from the UK! Why not experience what all our Guest are raving about and write your own […]