Tangier Riads: Reviews of Riads in Tangier, Morocco

Tangier has a fine selection of riads, tucked away in narrow streets of the Medina. These riads are usually restored Medina houses, done in impeccable traditional style and period furnishings that remain true to Tangier’s spirit. Staying in a riad in Tangier, you will experience a friendly atmosphere and superior personal service, not to forget the great views over the Medina and the Bay of Tangier from the roof-top terraces.

Note that at holiday time (summer, Christmas / New Year); it’s essential to book your riad in Tangier well ahead to ensure the accommodation of your choice.

La Tangerina Tangier

La Tangerina

Meticulously crafted conversion of a Kasbah house, using materials salvaged from other period buildings and memorabilia from Tangier’s Belle Époque. Ten rooms in soft colours and colonial style, with an Arab, French or English theme. Traditional hammam and a roof-top terrace with spectacular views across the straits to Spain.

Riad Tanja Tangier

Riad Tanja

Elegant three-years old Riad-Restaurant at the edge of the Medina, next to the American Legation Museum. Exceedingly comfortable rooms in a stylish mix of modern design and traditional Moroccan architecture. Fantastic Moroccan salon-restaurant run by an innovative Moroccan chef serving signature nouvelle cuisine marocaine

Dar Boubana Tangier

Dar Boubana

Beautifully situated guesthouse in a quiet suburb of Tangiers, directly next to the Royal Golfclub but still only 5 minutes away from the centre of the city. With grand views over the straits of Gibraltar in the distance, warmly decorated rooms, a tasteful breakfast, swimming pool and WiFi access there is no doubt you’ll find your place to relax.

Dar Mouchka Tangier

Dar Mouchka

Tucked in Tangier’s countryside, this is the perfect base for exploring the nature and sweetness of life in Tangier. Five colourfully charming suites with private balconies from which you can admire the sunset over the Bay of Tangier.

Dar Nilam Tangier

Dar Nilam

Tucked away in the outer district of Malabata bay, this is perfect choice for those looking for peaceful ambiance and attentive service. Five sumptuous guest rooms in grand spaces and lovely, lushly planted gardens. Shiny swimming pool and an “Oriental Zen” space with hammam baths and a variety of oriental massage and treatments.

Dar Jameel

Beautifully-restored Medina house, easily Tangier’s funkiest maison d’hôte. Bedrooms in pastel colours with sparse furnishings to enhance the beauty of the spaces. Plethora of communal chill-out spaces blending Moroccan style with elements from further East. Sublime watch-tower like top-level to watch the sunset over Tangier.

Dar Nour Tangier

Dar Nour

Beautiful old Kasbah house at the heart of the Medina. Individually furnished, en suite rooms and suites that show off the best of traditional décor and great views over the Mendoubia Gardens. Three terraces, all with their own sitting areas and stunning views overlooking the old Kasbah and the Bay of Tangier.

Dar Sultan Tangier

Dar Sultan

Former home of the Moroccan Sultan exiled to Tangier, high in the walled Kasbah district. Lovingly restored in the pure Moroccan tradition, zellij and bejmat to preserve its soul. Six spacious guest rooms furnished with French Moroccan touches, and Arab and Ottoman antiques. Plant-filled terraces affords panoramic views over Tangier and the strait of Gibraltar.

Villa Josephine Tangier

Villa Josephine

Exclusive 19th century villa just outside Tangier, one of the most spectacular and prestigious properties in the ‘vieille montagne’ era. The former residence of the Duke of Tovar and the Galoui family of Marrakech. Eleven rooms and suites equal to the best Europe can offer: French-style service, an elegant table on a hydrangea-filled veranda overlooking Malcolm Forbes’s former palace and a swimming pool in the middle of a tropical garden