48 Hours in Marrakech – what to see and do on a stopover in the Moroccan city

Inside the Almaha Marrakech

Where to stay

Get totally chilled out at the Almaha Marrakech, designed by the world-famous Charles Kaisin. The riad has a serene shallow pool that fills up every evening to reflect the starry sky.

Visit almahamarrakech.com

Where to go

Hop, skip and jump through history at Palais Bahia and walk along the artisanal mosaic tiles. Enjoy the smells of the gardens too, designed to awaken your senses and help you relax.

Visit palais-bahia.com

Where to eat

Jump from old town to new and savour the modern twists of Moroccan cooking at Comptoir Darna, serving mouth-watering chicken tagines infused with figs and classic preserved lemons.

Visit comptoirmarrakech.com

Where to drink

Snuggle up for a few late drinks at the sumptuous Riad El Fenn, where you can sip on mojitos and listen to live piano music surrounded by potted palm trees and vivid works of art.

Visit el-fenn.com