Riad Fes Relais and Chateaux
The Riad, formerly owned by a nobleman of the city, was home to one of Fez s most sophisticated families. It is in keeping with tradition that this 14th-century palace was restored and features five of the city s noblest houses, linked by marble staircases and candlelit corridors, each with its own distinct character.
- In the city center
- Gourmet restaurant
- Authentic interiors
The original house was built in the early 1900s, when ostentatious decor in the form of colorful hand-carved tiles, gurgling fountains, intricate carvings and soaring columns was the height of fashion. It makes for a spectacular entry point into an Arabian Nights fantasy, lazily moving from one gorgeous location to another - a shady, palm-filled courtyard in one house, a reflecting pool where marble tiles are etched in bronze in the next, scented with orange blossom and cedar wood. in the air - and get a real sense of what life might have been like for the great families who once lived here.
With different room categories, you can choose from a deluxe rooftop room - a cozy little hideaway perfect for the winter months, with the added benefit of a sheltered private terrace for sunbathing - to a pretty extravagant Royal Suite with 150 square meter terracemeters overlooking the Medina, a separate living room with deep sofas, exquisite Islamic architectural details and a sparkling chandelier.
Riad Fes is located in the heart of the medieval city, famous for its varied eateries, and offers one of the few fine dining restaurants that should not be missed when visiting Fes.
The elegant and refined international menu of the Gayza restaurant sublimates regional products in an oriental atmosphere, with classic decorations, in the corner of a majestic fireplace. Chef Abida invites you to discover a combination of spices and flavors marked by tradition, passion and know-how.
Under the sound of flowing water, under the freshness of fragrant orange trees, you will be seduced by the fresh, colorful and delicious menu of the Gayza Bar , in which local products occupy a special place. Throughout the evening, the cozy and elegant bar serves Moroccan and international wines, as well as a fine selection of signature cocktails.
The rooftop bar is the highest point in the Fes medina and offers breathtaking views of the entire thousand-year-old city. From there you can contemplate all the imperial city s majestic buildings, walls and military fortifications. The reflections of the setting sun, the scent of jasmine, the songs of the muezzins and the view of the two mountains, That and Zalag, guardians of the city, will dazzle you and make this moment an unforgettable memory.
In the heart of the riad, protected from the bustle of the Medina, Christophe Pillet created a paradise of purity on an area of 200 square meters using noble materials such as stone and wood. Riad Fez by Cinq Mondes offers a wide range of treatments and beauty traditions, tailored to your specific needs and imbued with authenticity and ceremony.