Welcome to “Riad Al Ibtikar,” the Maison d’hôte and guesthouse of Scent&Sense in the heart of the old medina of Marrakesh. A house of handmade decorations and four uniquely decorated guestrooms await you. Besides the wide variety of traditional offerings in and around Marrakesh, Riad Al Ibtikar has a unique proposition in the creative domain.
Marrakesh, the red city, is among the world’s top touristic destinations. With all of its palaces, souks, and gardens, it is truly a city of discovery and exploration. Riad Al Ibtikar is located in the heart of the medina, amid all the main attractions. They are just walking distance away.
Four guestrooms with a private bathroom
Your host decorated all the rooms with unique and handmade artistic lights. Everything to ensure your comfort and a good night’s rest is taken care of. Have a look inside.
Boutique & Showroom
The Maison d’hôte houses a little boutique with unique handmade creations. All around the house, you’ll discover different and unique handmade creations of light.
All of them are available for sale or can be personalized to your liking.
Create your own expression of light
“Ibtikar” means creation, and the process of creation is your host’s passion and expertise. Steven has been exploring, practicing and writing about this process for over a decade.
Steven offers you the unique opportunity to create your own chandelier or any expression of light. He is at your service, together with a fine selection of different artisans of Marrakesh. His main atelier and showroom is located just around the corner.