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La Maison Arabe

Morocco, Marrakech

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Boutique
Good for Couples

  • A historic property formerly hosting celebrity guests, including Jackie Kennedy and Winston Churchill
  • Authentic Moroccan design and antique furniture throughout the property
  • A small boutique hotel in a traditional riad, ideal for immersing yourself in the local culture
  • Relax in the bar, enjoy exquisite dining in the onsite restaurants or try a cooking class

La Maison Arabe dates back to the 1930s and has retained much of its original, authentic charm. It has played host to celebrity guests such as Queen Ingrid of Denmark, Jackie Kennedy and Winston Churchill, and continues to provide exclusive, luxury facilities. It’s set out in the style of a riad and is home to antique furniture and Moroccan detailing throughout, leaving you to soak in the wonderful culture.

Choose from French, Asian and Moroccan dishes, or head to the bar and enjoy after dinner drinks as you listen to the piano. In the day, relax by the swimming pool or in the spa, or head to the nearby Country Club for swimming, golf and a fantastic restaurant. If you prefer to try recreating your own local dishes, La Maison Arabe also offers cooking classes.

Facilities

Bars and Restaurants

Le Restaurant


Take in the traditional Moroccan setting as you choose from a menu featuring authentic local dishes. Live Arab-Andalusian music is played in the evenings, providing the perfect setting for a relaxing dinner.

Les Trois Saveurs


Choose from some of the best dishes from France, Morocco and Asia in the spacious interiors or overlooking the swimming pool from the elegant terrace.

Piano-Jazz Bar


Moroccan and Asian inspired tapas and light bites are served alongside fine wines, cocktails and more as you listen to the tinkling of the ivories on the piano.

Beach and Pools

Swimming Pools

La Maison Arabe’s swimming pool is heated in winter and surrounded by local plants and trees in the hotel’s courtyard. Soak up the sun at the hotel or head to the swimming pool at the Country Club, which is just 15 minutes’ drive away by complimentary shuttle bus.

Spa and Wellness

Hammam & Wellness Centre

Choose from massages, traditional hammams, facials and more, with therapies including local natural ingredients like Argan oil. Manicures and pedicures are also available.

Activities and Entertainment

Cooking Workshops

Learn to cook delicious Moroccan dishes using local ingredients and authentic tagine dishes in the hotel’s cooking classes.

Country Club

Just 15 minutes away is the resort’s Country Club. Here you’ll find a colonial inspired restaurant, swimming pool and 27 hole golf course. La Maison Arabe runs a complimentary shuttle bus to the club.

About the location

La Maison Arabe is located in the heart of bustling Marrakech, the cultural capital of Morocco. Surrounded by the enchanting Atlas Mountains the city is best known for its thriving medina, which is full of lively souks where you can haggle to your heart’s content. Pick up bargains on hand beaded shoes, pretty trinkets, colourful lanterns, gorgeous jewellery and lots more as you wind through the labyrinthine streets of the city.

When it comes to dining there is plenty to discover in Marrakech. Try contemporary dishes in the city’s business district, or head to a traditional restaurant for melt in the mouth tagines and the freshest seafood from the seaside town of Essaouira.

Transfer time
15 minutes from Marrakech airport.
Standard Room Patio Side

Max 2 adults

Standard Patio Side Rooms are all individual in layout and style, most featuring a fireplace and private terrace. Bathrooms are designed to a high standard, using Moroccan marble and granite.

Please note that these rooms are only accessible via stairs and therefore may not suitable for guests with limited mobility.

 

26m²

Standard Room Garden View

Max 2 adults

Standard Rooms Garden View are all individual in layout and style, most featuring a fireplace and private terrace. Bathrooms are designed to a high standard, using Moroccan marble and granite.

 

26m²

Junior Room

Max 2 adults

Junior Rooms are all individual in layout and style, most featuring a fireplace and private terrace. Bathrooms are designed to a high standard, using Moroccan marble and granite.

Please note that these rooms are only accessible via stairs and therefore may not suitable for guests with limited mobility.

 

27m²

Deluxe Room Patio Side

Max 2 adults

Deluxe Patio Side Rooms are all individual in layout and style, most featuring a fireplace and private terrace. Bathrooms are designed to a high standard, using Moroccan marble and granite.

Please note that these rooms are only accessible via stairs and therefore may not suitable for guests with limited mobility.

 

28m²

Deluxe Room Garden View

Max 2 adults

Deluxe Rooms Garden View are all individual in layout and style, most featuring a fireplace and private terrace. Bathrooms are designed to a high standard, using Moroccan marble and granite.

 

28m²

Suites

Max 3 adults

Standard, Junior, Deluxe and Royal Suites are also available. Please call to book.

 

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Wonderful stay
yatrika, Fresno, California
Tripadvisor review Jan 23 2019
We had a great stay in this beautiful hotel. Theirs was the best among all the breakfast buffets we had in Morocco. Their restaurant food too was amazing, which we found is the case in general...
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kim r, Austin, Texas, United States
Tripadvisor review Jan 21 2019
We stayed at La Maison Arabe with our daughters, and both rooms were lovely. There were outdoor seating areas for both rooms, and the riad is lovely. The food is great, the bar is great, and the...
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