Travel Tips Around Morocco From Riad L’Orangeraie

If after your stay with us, you decide to continue travelling around Morocco, these are a few places where we recommend you to stay and eat:


A place to stay:
Riad Madada Mogador: Tel: 05 24 57 55 12
Riad Dar Maya: Tel: 05 24 78 56 87
Riad Chbanate: Tel: 05 24 47 24 64

A place to eat:
Chalet de la Plage for good fish facing the ocean on the beach Tel: 05 24 47 59 72
La Table by Madada for dinner or lunch in the medina Tel: 05 24 47 21 06
Umia for lunch or dinner in a small restaurant in a narrow street along the city walls Tel: 05 24 78 33 95


A place to stay:
There is one place that we strongly recommend as maybe the best Riad in whole Morocco
Riad Laaroussa: , Tel: 06 74 18 76 39 ask for Fred or Cathy
Alternatively if they are booked up:  Riad 9

A place to eat :
Resto n°7: The chef is changing every three months ( Tel: 06 94 27 78 49
Dar Roumana: for a good traditional dinner in Fes Tel: 05 35 74 16 37


Places to stay and to eat:
This place offers great views of the Mountains, just at the bottom of the Mount Toubkal. They suggest treks with professional mountain guide.
Kasbah du Toubkal:  Tel:  05 24 48 56 11


Oualidia is a little town located 2 hours South of Casablanca or 3 hours from Marrakech. In spring, summer and autumn, it can be very nice to go there on a day trip from Marrakech to eat seafood and enjoy a wonderful lagoon.

A place to eat: 
L’Araignée gourmande: Tel: 05 23 36 64 47

A place to stay:
La Sultana Oualidia:
Luxury hotel on the beach


A place to stay:
Dar Daif
You can ask for Jean Pierre who also runs a trekking company


We are not big fans of the city so we only recommend some places to eat.

Places to eat : 
Ricks café:  The famous café from the movie Casablanca Tel 05 22 27 42 07
Address: 248, Boulevard Sour Jdid | Place Du Jardin Public Tel 05 22 27 42 07
Restaurant du port de pêche: an authentic Morrocan fish restaurant in the old port of Casablanca
Address: Le port de pêche Tel 05 22 31 85 61
La Sqala: This is a garden restaurant tucked into the rampart of the old port. You will find here a variety of typical dishes from all over Morocco in a relaxed and sophisticated setting. Address: Boulevard des Almohades – Tel: 05 22 26 20 29
Iloli Japanese 0608866633
Lilys 0522361271


Place to stay:
Casa Perlata:
Riad Lina:


Place to stay:
In the old medina of Rabat
Riad Kalaa:   Tel: 05 37 20 20 28 or 06 61 14 48 99


Located between Ouarzazate and the Dades gorges, Skoura is the perfect stop on the way to the desert.

Places to stay:
Les jardins de Skoura:
Tel: 05 24 85 23 24
Riad Lma lodge: Tel: 06 66 64 79 08


Ait Benhaddou is located 20 km from Ouarzazate on the Marrakech road

Two places to stay:
Kasbah Tebi:

This is the only guesthouse in the old Kasbah for a real authentic experience
Riad Caravane:


If you are on your way to Tanger travelling from the South on the coastal road, why not stop at Villa Bea:  where you will sleep in a room facing the ocean – Tel: 05 37 43 20 87


A place to stay:
Our favourite hotel is the Tangerina. It is inside the Kasbah and nothing beats the breakfast overlooking the Straits. Ask for room 10 on the terrace if it is available
Tel: 05 39 94 77 31
If they are booked, you can try La Maison de Tanger

A place to eat:
In town, we like to have dinner at Casa Italia, which is kind of an institution in Tanger.
This Italian restaurant is located in the former Italian consulate building.
Address: 102 rue Boukharia Palais Moulay Hafid Mershan
Tel: 05 39 93 63 48
But our two favourite places are El Morocco club: , which is a classy restaurant located in the Kasbah
1 Rue Kachla – Place du Tabor – Tel 05 39 94 81 39
And then lOcean:  Located about 20 minutes from the medina by taxi. Excellent fish and Mediterranean cuisine and with the beach in front of you, you can spend the whole day here.
Address: Plage Sidi Kacem – Tel: 5393-38137