Beauty in the Medina: Dar Assiya

Moving into the colder seasons, we yearn to return to the summer warmth and heat of the months before. So if you’re looking for an escape, why not take a look at this stunning and tranquil Riad in the glorious, Marrakech.

Dar Assiya, is an ancient noble residence in the Heart of the Medina. The dwelling dates back to the 15th Century and despite being completely renovated, it has preserved its antique beauty whilst having every modern comfort, connecting the past and the present. Guests are welcomed through their secluded patio, uniquely open towards the sky, a first moment of complete sensorial fulfillment, which only a city like Marrakech can offer. A colourful world that has lived through milleniums, where, through its expressions, its rose dyes and its unique places, one can still distinguish its magic and romanticism stuck in time. This will remain carved in the mind and in the heart of its visitors, jointly with the sunsets that give off an explosion of colours that create a melancholic beauty. It is a physical and mental journey where everything makes you question your surroundings

Simplicity

The hotel has kept the traditional atmosphere and the simplicity of surroundings. Dar Assiya is close to the Souk, and area rich in colors, perfumes and expressions of the simple life of the Moroccans. The Riad, with its marvelous carved stucco-work arches and wonderful ornate ceilings has 5 rooms which face the patio. These large rooms provide a perfect opportunity for large households to enjoy the wonders of their Riad. All the areas and the rooms keep the traditional moroccan style with the use of tadelakt and wood. Each room at the Dar Assiya include heating, air conditioning, traditional furnishings and a private bathroom with shower, and some have a seating area. Every morning you can enjoy a typical Moroccan breakfast in the dining room. The hotel offers free WiFi access in public areas, and can be arranged on request transfers, excursions and tours of the area. Near the Riad benefit also a paid public parking.

For more information and bookings, head to www.darassiya.com/en/ or check the Riad out on Trip Advisor

 

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