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What to do in Rabat ?

Peaceful and charming city, the sleeping beauty wakes up and transforms

Rabat (Arabic: الرباط, ar-Ribāṭ) is the capital of Morocco. The city is located on the Atlantic coast in northwest Morocco, 40 km south of Kenitra and 240 km southwest of Tangier and the Strait of Gibraltar, and 87 km northeast of Casablanca. It is separated from the town of Salé at the mouth of the Bouregreg river, hence their nickname “twin cities”

Beaches and nautical activities

From the Riad you can access on foot in a few minutes :

• At the magnificent Salé beach. Very large and close to the Riad. To bathe or to admire the magnificent sunset

At the Marina and its catamaran, kayak or jet skis rentals. We can take care of your rentals if you wish

• The rowing boat service to cross the Bouregreg to Rabat

We will recommend other beaches along the coast (see photos)

Monuments and museum

From the Riad you can access on foot using the boat service or by Tram:

• At the site of the Hassan Tower and the Mohammed V Mausoleum

• At the Ouddeyas Kasbah and the Andalusian garden

• In the medina of Rabat and the rue des consuls

• At the Mohammed VI museum

• At the Cheylah site

We will offer you a homemade plan will indicate you all possible options to get to these different sites


Rabat replaces Marrakech as “African capital of culture”. A unique opportunity to discover Rabat, the sleeping beauty who is finally waking up!

The main events in Rabat

Some key events that take place every year in Rabat:

• The Mawazine festival:  www.mawazine.ma

The Salé Women’s Film Festival: www.fiffs.ma

The Rabat marathon: worldsmarathons.com

The Hassan 2 Golf Trophy: hassan2golftrophy.com

Events at the Riad

Theme evenings

We regularly propose special dinner evenings: menus from elsewhere, musical entertainment, Karaoke, … Join us with your good humor!

Cooking classes

A real moment of sharing: you prepare your dish and then enjoy it with your partner or with family or friends. Moroccan cuisine will have no more secrets for you!

Private events

In an authentic setting (patio, terrace, …) you organize a wedding, a birthday, a company seminar, a business dinner, … up to 60 people!