Riad Rcif & Spa Originale

Rated 9.3 in 273 reviews. 8 rooms.


Riad Rcif & Spa
Riad Rcif & Spa , guest house in Fez is one of the most famous old house in Fez Medina (Former Pasha’s Palace), located 3 minutes walk from the R’cif gate, accessible easily through the main door BAB JDID in the old medina.

Riad Rcif in Fez was built in 1372 and was completely renovated by noble family in 2012, who is passionate about preserving the historical site of the city as world heritage classified by UNESCO.

The Riad offer 8 rooms & suites that were restored & built according to the pure Andalousian-Moorish & Islamic architecture containing : Cedar ceilings, doors, hand-carved, columns and intricate plaster zellig ( mosaic hand-carved) brass lamps,exquisite embroidery and luxurious fabrics… etc

The panoramic terrace of 360° high offer the break taking view over the medina (old city)by the southern fortress, where you can enjoy a good mint-tea with cookies or have your outstanding dinner woke by real home food & professional ladies.

Riad Rcif is located so close to a secured parking called BAB JDID and 10min from all major sites of the medina like Qaraouine Mosque, Tanneries,Souks, Museum & Medersa…

Located in Fès Old Medina, Riad Rcif features traditional Moroccan décor, a hammam and a patio with a fountain. It is just an 8-minute walk from the ancient school, Bou Inania Madrasa.

All rooms offer views of the patio or medina, a seating area and TV. The en suite bathrooms feature colourful zellij and tadellakt tiles and a separate bath.

Moroccan cuisine is served in the restaurant upon reservation. Cooking lessons are also available at the riad and several seating areas are provided, where guests can access the free Wi-Fi.

Guided tours and excursions can be organised at the hotel and the open air tanneries are located just 1.5 km away. The riad is ideally located 3.5 km from Fès Train Station and 17 km from Fès Airport. An airport shuttle service can be requested at an extra cost.

Spa Facilities

  • Indoor pool
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Steam room
  • Swimming pool
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Hammam

Available Rooms

2 guests




Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Riad Rcif & Spa Originale

  1. Place r'cif

    46 m from hotel

  2. Riad Maison Verte

    The staff is very attentive and nice, although the place is rather difficult to find without asking locals for the directions

    208 m from hotel

  3. Medrasa Al-Attarine

    Exquisitely crafted walls! 700 years old building and so stunning. Used to be a market place for perfumes.

    273 m from hotel
    Fes Medina

  4. Musée et Foundouk Nejjarine des Arts et Métiers du Bois

    The museum in itself isn't very exciting unless you are into wooden arts and crafts. The funduq, caravanserai, where it's set, makes the 20 dh entrance fee worth it though. Don't miss the rooftop!

    360 m from hotel
    pl. Nejjarine

  5. Palais La Médina

    Excellent belly dancing and folk show.

    437 m from hotel
    Boulevard Ben Mohammed el Alaoui

  6. The Ruined Garden

    Nice place, very good ambiance. Stuff was very friendly and the food was very good. We allready reservated for tomorrow to come again.

    439 m from hotel
    15 Derb Idrissy, Siaj

  7. Palais Amani

    Entrance from narrow medina alley reveals magnificent mosaic-filled Moroccan mansion. And they serve wine!

    0.5 km from hotel

  8. Fes el Bali Medina / فاس البالي

    For directions ask shopkeepers or women, otherwise you may find someone "too helpful"

    0.7 km from hotel

  9. Cafe Barcelona

    Excellent food, good coffee, looks beautifull and very friendly service!

    0.8 km from hotel
    N°248 Rue Talaa Kebira

  10. Museum Dar Batha

    beautiful garden with apricot, orange, hybiscus trees, flowers, tortillas and birds. beautiful interiors with wooden carvings and zellidge.

    0.9 km from hotel

  11. Café Clock

    Good thing they have free wifi.

    1.0 km from hotel
    7 Derb el Magana, Fes, Morocco

  12. Bab Boujloud باب أبي الجلود

    Great food at any restaurant you find around !

    1 km from hotel
    Bab Boujloud