Top 10 budget-friendly hotels and riads in Marrakech, Morocco
Where to stay for a budget break in Marrakech, including historic houses and romantic riads. Scroll down to learn more about the top 10 budget-friendly hotels and riads in the red city of Marrakech.
1. Aday Hotel
Aday hotel is located in the lively old Medina of Marrakech, 250 meters away from the impressive Koutoubia Mosque. The hotel is actually a traditional Moroccan building decorated with typical Moroccan decors and crafts.
Some guest rooms have private bathrooms. But, the cheapest rooms are those with a shared bathroom. The staff at this place can help you book excursions and tours at the front desk. The hotel offers rooms for two, three, four, or five guests, and the prices start from 17$ per night.
2. Riad Rahba
Riad Rahba is located in the old Medina of Marrakech and close to the lively Jamaâ El Fna Square which gives the guests the opportunity to enjoy the bustle of the local markets and street shows.
A room price at this place includes a traditional Moroccan breakfast. Also, there is an on-site restaurant that can prepare local dishes for you cooked to order.
The riad has a spacious rooftop terrace, and a shared lounge. Moreover, free WiFi is available throughout the property. The prices at this Riad start from 18$ per night.
3. Central Palace Hotel
Central Palace hotel is located near the historic Bahia Palace within the city ancient walls. The hotel has basic budget-friendly rooms for two, three or four guests. There are also rooms for two persons with either two beds or one double bed.
The hotel has a 24-hour front desk, and the services provided by the hotel include tours booking, rental car, and of course free Wi-Fi.
4. Atlas Hotel
The beautiful and airy rooms of the Atlas hotel feature a simple style, prominent colors, and traditional Moroccan rugs.
Double, triple, and quadruple rooms are available, and some of them have private bathrooms while other rooms share bathrooms.
Breakfast is available for an additional fee, and rooms prices start from 23$ per night.
5. Zitouna Hotel
Zitouna hotel offers simple accommodations, and it is close to many of the city's main attractions.
The hotel features traditional Moroccan decor in some parts of the hotel, and a rooftop terrace. The cheapest guest rooms have shared bathrooms. Rooms are available for two, and single guests with low rates. Alternatively, the hotel also has beds in dormitory rooms. Double rooms start from 23$ per night, while the cost of a single room is about 15$ per night.
6. Ichbilia Hotel
Ichbilia hotel is one of the cheapest hotels in Marrakech, and it offers easy access to the Bahia Palace and the Jemaa El Fna square. It also features a wonderful view of the famous Koutoubia Mosque from its rooftop terrace with comfortable seats in the common area. Visitors can also enjoy breakfast in the open-air for an extra fee (on the terrace).
All rooms have TVs, free Wi-Fi, and air conditioning. Guests can choose between rooms with a shared bathroom or with a private bathroom.
The property offers rooms for one, two, three or four guests. Double rooms start from 22$ per night, while single rooms start from 15$ per night.
7. Rosa House | Dar Rosa
Dar Rosa is located near the main bus station of Marrakech. It features beautiful rooms with access to the main balcony, a laundry room, and a private bathroom in each room. All these features make this place a great choice for long-term travelers. Guests can as well make use of the shared kitchen. Alternatively, there is an on-site restaurant serving traditional Moroccan dishes.
The house offers free Wi-Fi which is available throughout the property, and the staff are very friendly. Guests can choose between 2 single beds or 1 double bed. Night rates start from 23$.
8. Cecil Hotel
Cecil hotel is particularly popular among couples visiting Marrakech. It has rooms for two, three, or four people. Some rooms have private bathrooms, while most budget-friendly rooms have shared bathrooms.
All rooms include TVs, free Wi-Fi, and air conditioning. Hotel facilities include a tour desk, a laundry room, ironing services, shared kitchen, and a 24-hour front desk. Guests can enjoy Moroccan bread, jam, orange juice, and tea at breakfast for free.
9. Samara House
Featuring a restaurant, barbecue area, sun terrace, gifts shop, shared lounge, small pool, and free Wi-Fi, Dar Samara has all the amenities a traveler may need for a pleasant stay in Marrakech.
Dark wood furnishings and traditional Moroccan designs add to the room's ambiance. Moreover, breakfast is included, and all rooms have private bathrooms. Rooms rates start from 25$ per night.
10. Aisha House/Dar Aisha
Dar Aisha is located in the old Medina of Marrakech, a 10-minute walk from Djemaa El-Fna square and not far from the lush Majorelle Gardens. The hotel is characterized by its splendid architecture and traditional Moroccan furnitures. Some rooms have private bathrooms, while other rooms have shared bathrooms.
Rooms are available for two, three, four, or five guests. Breakfast is included in the price, and tours to cities like Ouarzazate and Essaouira can be booked at the front desk. Prices start from 28$ per night.