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Riad Le Calife

4-star riad with restaurant, near Blue Gate

  • Free full breakfast and free WiFi

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  • Well what can I say. This is an amazing little boutique hotel. Friendly staff that…

    Mar 10, 2020

  • This is an oasis in the midst of the hustle and bustle of the old Médina in Fes. Hosts…

    Mar 5, 2020

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • 24 hours Gap period enforced between guest stays -
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Guests rated location

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 7 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Self parking
  • Airport shuttle

What’s around

  • In Fes El Bali
  • Blue Gate - 18 min walk
  • Place R'cif - 4 min walk
  • Kairaouine Mosque - 9 min walk
  • University of Al Quaraouiyine - 9 min walk
  • Al Attarine Madrasa - 9 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Double Room (Ambre)
  • Double Room (Topaze)
  • Double Room (Opaline)
  • Double Room (Amethyste)
  • Suite (Rubis)
  • Suite (Emeraude)
  • Suite (Diamant)


  • In Fes El Bali
  • Blue Gate - 18 min walk
  • Place R'cif - 4 min walk

What’s around


  • In Fes El Bali
  • Blue Gate - 18 min walk
  • Place R'cif - 4 min walk
  • Kairaouine Mosque - 9 min walk
  • University of Al Quaraouiyine - 9 min walk
  • Al Attarine Madrasa - 9 min walk
  • Nejjarin Fondouk - 9 min walk
  • Bab Ftouh - 10 min walk
  • Fes Tannery - 12 min walk
  • Bab Guissa - 15 min walk
  • Medersa Bou-Inania - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Fes (FEZ-Saiss) - 34 min drive
  • Fes Station - 10 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Train station pick-up (surcharge)
  • Ferry terminal shuttle

At a glance


  • 7 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required


  • Children (8 years old and younger) not allowed
  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*
  • Train station pick-up*
  • Ferry terminal shuttle*


  • Onsite self parking (fees apply)
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop


  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Library

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Minibar

Sleep well

  • Premium bedding

Things to enjoy

  • Individually decorated

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Small print

Also known as

  • Le Calife Fes
  • Riad Le Calife Fes
  • Riad Le Calife Riad
  • Riad Le Calife Riad Fes
  • Riad Calife
  • Riad Le Calife
  • Riad Le Calife Fes
  • Riad Le Calife Hotel Fes
  • Riad Calife Fes
  • Calife Fes
  • Riad Le Calife Hotel Fes

Optional extras

Self parking is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of MAD 200 per room (one-way)

Ferry terminal shuttle and train station pick-up service is offered for an extra charge


This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: MAD 31 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.


  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's self parking on site (charges apply).
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Le Patio Bleu (7-min walk), The Ruined Garden (8-min walk), and Dar Tajine (10-min walk).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is MAD 200 per room one-way.
  • Riad Le Calife has a garden.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Such A Wonderful Riad!

    We decided to make a quick stop in Fez during our visit to Morocco. After staying at this Riad - I wish we’d spent our entire trip here!! The Riad is simply incredible. It’s chic and meticulously maintained. The attention to detail is next to none. It was an oasis we never wanted to leave! We had a super early morning flight which required us to leave by 3:30a - the staff was so wonderful and so accommodating. Thank you to Alex, Yasmine, Meryeme and the entire team for making our stay perfect. We will be back!!

    David, 2 night trip with friends, Mar 4, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Magical place

    It was a great experience. The owners were extremely warm and always made sure we felt at home. You can feel the love the owners have for their riad in all the little decoration details. It was magic.

    Gabriel, 3 night trip, Dec 24, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Our favourite spot in Morocco!

    Riad Le Calife was incredible! We spent two weeks in Morocco- 5 riads, one desert tent and a hotel - and Riad Le Calife was by far our favourite! Everything was spot on - the ambiance is great, Yasmine and Meryeme are fabulous and soooooo helpful, the food is great and the decor is beautiful! Couldn’t recommend it more highly! I’d go back to Fes just to spend time there! A haven in the hectic city!

    Emma, 3 night trip, Dec 10, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Unparalleled service, unique setting and amenities (in a great way!) and fantastic value. Did I mention the service was above and beyond in areas you didn't even realize you needed help with ?!

    3 night romance trip, Nov 13, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    the perfect oasis in Fes

    What a little gem in the middle of Fes! It's my first time traveling to North Africa and to a Muslim predominant country, it was definitely an eye opening experience. location - right in the heart of media and easily accessible by taxi from taxi aiport. The riad arranged airport transport at a very reasonable price, and the staff was waiting for us to help with the luggage when we arrive. room - the room is very spacious and well appointed. It was better than the pictures on line, beautifully decorated with all the intricate Moroccan details. The bathroom is large, with separate shower and toilet, and a large bathtub. Super clean and comfortable, and well stock with all the amenities (slippers, bathrobe) that one need during vacation. The riad itself is beautiful and tastefully decorated with all the antiquities the owner collected over the years. Service - the service is impeccable. The riad owners Yasmin and Alex take such excellent care of the guests and make sure you have the best time in Fes. They help you with the itinerary and restaurant recommendations, walk through the map, and paid great attention to every detail of the stay. There are only 7 rooms in the riad, so you really feel that the service is very personal. From the welcome mint tea on arrival, to the cookies in the room baked by the riad's chef, I felt very pampered by all the staff. Value - great value, breakfast included, and much more comfortable than hotels.

    2 night trip with friends, Nov 8, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    An Absolutely Perfect Place to Stay

    The warmth, welcome, assistance and service of the owners — indeed ALL staff — is over-the-top. The location — a two minute walk inside the Médina — yet utterly removed from the chaos and bustle of the crowds, offers a perfect location for both experiencing the Medina or exiting to sightsee outside. The quality of the guides the owners procured were top-rate. Breakfast was wonderful. The room was clean and spacious. My wife and I have travelled for 40 years and this is one of our all-time favorites. Look no further if you’ll be staying in Fes.

    Cheryl, 4 night trip, Oct 28, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Riad Le Calife was outstanding. Yasmine and Alex could not have been more helpful and welcoming. We loved our time in Fez, due to the energy of the city and the warmth of our hosts. Riad Le Calife is an outstanding place to stay!

    caren, 3 night trip, Oct 19, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great attention to details. The hosts and entire team make your stay very pleasant

    Val, 3 night trip, Oct 15, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    onder Stay

    From the minute we checked in, Andalla Riad and Spa welcomed us with open arms. This Riad is absolutely beautiful, well taken care of and immaculate. The rooms are done so tastefully in a Moroccan motif and the air conditioner kept our room very comfortable, even when the temps were in the high 90’s outside. Their staff couldn’t have done more, even if we asked. They were so helpful and kind, and always had time to help with anything we needed. They gave us wonderful recommendations for restaurants and places to visit and shop. Breakfast on the rooftop patio was a treat every morning, and their dinners served in the evening on the rooftop are not to be missed. A special thank you to Christophe, Andre, Youniss, Abdul, Ahmet, Aziz, Abdullah and the rest of the staff. You made our stay in Marrakech so memorable and an unforgettable experience!

    Gary, 3 night trip, Oct 12, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Such an incredible experience, you feel so welcome and comfortable from the moment you arrive. There's absolutely no reason to stay anywhere but here when you're in Fes.

    2 night trip, Oct 12, 2019

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