Review of Ryad Dyor


Since I was not going to be with my family on Thanksgiving, I decided to book a staycation in Marrakech for the holiday. I invited one of my fellow hotel-loving friends and we quickly set about pouring through Instagram feeds and hotel websites to find the perfect place for us to spend the holiday. We finally settled on Ryad Dyor. A riad (or ryad) is a house with a courtyard in Morocco. Many have become hotels or rentals. It had lovely reviews and every photo of the boutique hotel was exquisite with just the right amount of tiling and golden touches to completely captivate us.


We arrived in the early afternoon and were greeted by the hotel's lovely manager, Jacques. We got an overview of the area and good restaurants that were close by all while enjoying a Moroccan mint tea and nutty, bite-sized treats. After that, we toured the hotel which is comprised of three separate houses. Our room was in the third house...