Riad Rcif, 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…
In order to discover the delicious Moroccan gastronomy and learn how to prepare traditional recipes, we suggest you accompany the Riad Rcif’s cook in her work, while she shares with you the culinary secrets that have made her reputation.
A pattern inspired from Zellige tiles which is is normaly made as a puzzle upside down without seeing the colors, it’s called web because of its resemblance to a spider web.
The production of clay objects has always been widespread in Fez, especially in the medina, where master artisans possess expertise and master the sense of perfecting their work and the art of creativity.