A riad is a type of traditional and Andalusi interior garden or courtyard associated with house and palace architecture. The term is nowadays often used in Morocco to refer to a hotel or guesthouse-style accommodation with shared common areas and private rooms, often within a restored traditional mansion.

Notable Places in the Area

Archaeological site
The , or Qubba Ba'adiyyin/Barudiyyin, is a small monument in Marrakech, . is situated 1 km east of Riad.

The is a two and half acre botanical garden and artist's landscape garden in Marrakech, . is situated 1¼ km northwest of Riad. Photo: Viault, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The are a historic royal necropolis in , , located on the south side of the Kasbah Mosque, inside the royal kasbah district of the city. is situated 2 km southeast of Riad. Photo: C messier, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a multi-use stadium in Marrakech, . is situated 1¼ km west of Riad. Photo: AlanBadger22, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Marrakesh is the fourth largest city in the . Photo: FoxLimaOscar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: calflier001, CC BY-SA 2.0.


31.6313° or 31° 37' 52.6" north
-7.9969° or 7° 59' 49" west
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: رياض مغربي أندلسي
  • Dutch: Riad
  • English: Moroccan riad
  • French: Riad
  • German: Marokkanischer Riad
  • Hebrew: ריאד מרוקאי
  • Italian: riad
  • Japanese: リアド
  • Japanese: リヤド
  • Norwegian: Riad
  • Norwegian Bokmål: riad
  • Portuguese: Riad
  • Portuguese: Riad (Marrocos)
  • Spanish: Riad
  • Spanish: Riad (Marruecos)
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