Jul 08
“What an admirable mix of beauty, hospitality, comfort and ease. Congratulations on a beautiful Riad and an equally lovely staff!”
Jennifer Evans

Jun 08
“What a lovely time we had. Fantastic place and great people. Will definitely come again! Gorgeous Riad. Fabulous.”
Paul & Sophie

May 08
“A toast to all at Riad Meriem! To future guests, have dinner on the Terrace at the Riad, rest at the Riad 12-3pm and take Hassan and Cyrus' advice. Enjoy!”
Dries & Charlotte
South Africa
Ronel & Francesca

May 08
“Within a city of gems this is the jewel in the crown! The staff sparkle, the food stuns, and overall we leave feeling sensational! Thank you so much Hassan, Karima and all the staff - a perfect 3 days in your wonderful city!”
Lots of Love and best wishes,
Beth & Rob

Apr 08
“Thank you for an almost surreal experience. What a true oasis in the middle of this hectic medina. The world moves at a slower pace in this Riad & its absolutely wonderful. Its a beautiful place, feels like you're staying with family, and the service is impeccable. Thanks for a wonderful memory in Marrakech. The houkah on the terrace tent was amazing.”
Sarah & Maryan

Apr 08
“Thanks to the entire team at Riad Meriem for a fantastic stay in Marrakech. We loved the tucked-away, yet near everything location. The room was beautiful, and the fireplace lounge was relaxing & romantic all at once. We hope to come back and visit again. Thank you”
Nicole & Jay Moore
Boston, MA

Apr 08
“Wonderful dinner! The North American journalists were dazzled by both the food and the conversation!”

Mar 08
“To all the team at Riad Meriem, thank you for all your help in making this a memorable first trip to Marrakech. Great advice on things to see, places to eat, and what to avoid! The setting is spectacular. We love the decoration and atmosphere of this special house.”
A bientot,
Paul & Mike
Oxford, UK

Mar 08
“Thank you for such a great holiday... Everyone here provided impeccable service and we felt so at home here. Our stay here made Marrakech all the better.”
Many thanks again,
Marie & Manny
Melbourne, Australia

Mar 08
“Thank you for the finest bath in the world!! Wonderful recommendations, and an excellent and memorable Christmas present.”
Chris & Diane

Mar 08
“Thank you all for your hospitality. As it says in your brochure: we felt very much at home. We loved our red suite and adored the walls throughout the Riad, something we may want to copy at home!”
Laurence & Erin

Feb 08
“Thank you for a wonderful holiday. The beautiful Riad, the friendly and helpful staff. Cyrus' customized holiday recommendations and advice. We particularly enjoyed evening meals at the Riad and the trip out to the Ourika Valley.”
Jane & Bill

Feb 08
“We had a wonderful stay at Riad Meriem! Cyrus, you were so helpful and each recommendation was perfect. The staff is wonderful and helpful. We will be back!”
Sally & Bill Soumers
Johannesburg, South Africa

“Brilliant in every way!”
Peter & Suzanne
Eton, UK

Jan 08
“Very many thanks for a wonderful week at Riad Meriem, particularly memorable was the new Year's Eve meal in the Riad which was beautifully presented and great fun. Special thanks to Cyrus, Hassan and all the staff. We hope to return soon! Many thanks again and congratulations on lovely Zara!”
Lenore & Eric Gustwon

Dec 07
“Thank you for making our Christmas and Judy's birthday a truly memorable one. We love Marrakech & we love the Riad. We loved sipping our wine & chilling in the Bhou each evening & enjoyed meeting other guests to compare stories & notes on the Medina & beyond. Cyrus, Hassan & team thanks for making it a home away from home.”
Chris & Judy

Dec 07
“Glad to be in such good hands on our first trip to Marrakech. Fabulous chilled out stay. Loved the suite. Loved the breakfast. Loved the roof terrace, and enjoyed our journey back each night down the alleyways. Will be highly recommending the Riad and hope to be back again one day.”
Many thanks,
Bev & Warren
Brighton, UK

Dec 07
“Thank you to all at Riad Meriem for making our holiday so enjoyable. The Riad is gorgeous, the food was amazing and the hospitality was incredible. We hope to return in the not too distant future!”
Chris Prosser &
Sam Sainsbury

Nov 07
“A big thank you to everyone at Riad Meriem for looking after us! First Class service- Keep up the good work.”
Graham & Arlene

Nov 07
“Thank you for such an amazing few days. Loved the food, atmosphere and hospitality. Many thanks to Cyrus for all his advice and recommendations.”
Liz & Bernice

Nov 07
“Wir hatten eine wundershone Zeit hier! Thank you for your hearty welcome.”
Sabine & Wolfgang

Nov 07
“Fabulous, fabulous, fabulous!!! What more can we say but thank you.”
Sharon & Ken

Sept 07
“Thank you so much for a wonderful stay and for your hospitality and help. It's the coolest place we've ever stayed, perfect for our honeymoon! Merci beaucoup!”
Jo & David

Oct 07
“Thanks for a magical experience, all your help and making the Riad the most fantastic place to stay!”
See you again,
Dikki & Graham

Sept 07
“Thanks all for a great last night in Marrakech! This is by far the coolest place I have ever stayed.... I will be coming back!”

Aug 07
“After being sold on Riad Meriem by the beautiful website and the testimonies of past guests our expectations were very high. You've managed to exceed them in everyway. I won't be able to top this experience. The Riad is stunning, the service personal and the company fabulous. We will be back!”
Many thanks,
Nick & Sharleen

June 07
“This Riad is a surprising oasis of tranquility & ambiance. The food is amazing and every corner is decorated to exquisite perfection. Thank you to all of the staff for making us feel truly at home in Marrakech.”

June 07
“Thank you for a fantastic time! The Riad is beautiful and all of the recommendations for restaurants and bars have been excellent. You have made our first stay in Marrakech very special and we will be back! Thomas's presence has made the stay even more interesting.”
Rachel & Martin and
Katie & Johnny

June 07
“Thank you so much. Had the most amazing time in a truly magical place!!!”
Jamie & Charlotte

June 07
“Thank you all so much for an amazing stay. The Riad is beautiful, the food delicious & all the tips and advice have meant I've had the most awesome time exploring Marrakech.”

May 07
“Thanks everyone for such an amazing trip and such an amazing birthday! This is something we will not forget for a long time...”
Bu & Will

May 07
“Thanks for making us feel so welcome. A great First Anniversary!”
Nigel & Paula

May 07
“Thank you for a lovely stay and making us feel very welcome. Very impressed with the Riad and the beautiful terrace. Best of luck in the future.”
Maria & Jamie

April 07
“Just got engaged last night in this wonderful place and have to say that everyone was fantastic and made our evening as magical as I'd hoped. Thank you so much for everything. We'll be seeing you again soon I'm sure.”
Jeremy & Claudia

April 07
“Thank you a thousand times for a great few days at your oasis. Such tranquility after the craziness of the streets of Marrakech. The bath was wonderful in the Red Suite. We will be back!”
Debbie & Russell

March 07
“Thank you, thank you, thank you! What a wonderful place, such a wonderful time. We're sure it's the beginning of a beautiful friendship!! Thanks again! Especially for my cake & my lesson in The.”
Vic & Greg

March 07
“Thank you to Thomas, Hassan and all the staff for making our stay so relaxing. This has been the most amazing and beautiful place we have ever stayed. We will definitely be back!”
Jenny & Sarah

Feb 07
“Our stay here has been for us a great many things: Warm, friendly, enchanting, relaxing, inspiring, reviving and truly exceptional. Thank you Thomas and all the staff for creating 'the great escape'.”
Sian & Harry
Follow Riad Meriem designer, developer & New York luxury real estate broker Thomas Hays:  
Riad Meriem is a new five-suite riad located in the heart of the Medina of Marrakesh, a popular Morocco vacation spot. It was designed for discerning visitors seeking a more personalized luxury hotel break in this enchanting city. What sets Riad Meriem apart from other holiday villas in Morocco is its exquisite restoration and a design that can be characterized as a fusion of Arab and Oriental sensibilities. This Morocco luxury hotel is the unique and highly personal vision of its Manhattan-based owner and designer, Thomas Hays. Hays used local and internationally sourced materials, as well as a color palate derived from the natural pigments of the Arab landscape, lush gardens and cool running water combine to create a tranquil and intoxicating oasis that engages all senses, ideal for a relaxing luxury weekend break. Riad Meriem is the very essence of the perfect Morocco holiday.