-Upgrades to lighting in bedrooms, bathrooms & communal areas

The TRADITIONAL RIAD LAYOUT focuses on the internal courtyard with the absence of external windows. This helps to cool the internal rooms in summer and preserve the heat in winter. The absence of external windows does however impact on the … Continue reading

-The bejmat tiles and tadelakt walls

The traditional Moroccan ceramic floor tiling in the bache is known as bejmat. These tiles are all individually hand laid and with wear and tear occasionally some come loose or need replacing. Mustapha was the expert in this area so … Continue reading

REPAIRS & RENOVATIONS JUNE-JULY 2013 – The Terrace

We closed our doors at Les Trois Mages on June 19th to carry out some refurbishment and upgrades to the riad. As we have come to expect, getting any building or repair work done in Morocco is a minefield. There … Continue reading

WORLD TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP IN MARRAKECH 07/04/13

Sterling Moss won the Moroccan Grand Prix in 1958 driving a Vanwall and completing the 53 laps in 2h 09m 15.1s.In 2009 the FIA WTCC inaugurated a street circuit in the southern outskirts of Marrakech, marking the return of international car … Continue reading

LEARN TO SHOP & COOK LIKE A MARRAKESHI – AT LES TROIS MAGES

Moroccan Cuisine has a rich and diverse history and the dishes that remain popular today combine the influence of the original Berber Tribe in the daily staples such as tagine and couscous. The Arab invasion introduced spices, dried fruits and … Continue reading

ONGOING IMPROVEMENTS AT LES TROIS MAGES

Here at Les Trois Mages we have been closed for business from 21/01/13 to 27/01/13 with The Bahia Suite remaining closed until 01/02/13 We just thought you might like an update on what has been going on during this period. … Continue reading

RIAD LES TROIS MAGES-Valentines offer

Exotic Marrakech is the perfect destination for a romantic Valentines break, and Riad Les Trois Mages has the perfect package to make it an unforgettable experience. From only £200 per person. (Price based on 3 night stay in superior double … Continue reading

CASABLANCA – The greatest love story ever told.

With the Marrakesh Film Festival coming to a successful close recently and continuing the film theme – there was a big celebration up in Casablanca last month at the infamous ‘Rick’s Cafe’ (www.rickscafe.ma). It was to mark the 70th anniversary … Continue reading

CHRISTMAS & NEW YEAR MARRAKECH STYLE

The great and the good flock to Marrakech for New Year…….Why not join them?257541.html One of the first questions I am asked when guests arrive is ‘Where can one eat good, local Moroccan food?’ Of course my first answer is … Continue reading

SALAM ALAIKUM AND WELCOME TO LES TROIS MAGES BLOG.

Les Trois Mages literally translated means– The Three Wise men or Magi, and is located in the district (or ‘quartier’ in French) of Riad Laarous, a well known area of the medina and North of the main square, the infamous … Continue reading