Riad Laaroussa

Fez, Morocco

Located in the heart of the Fez medina in a restored 17th century palace, this 8-room riad features spacious rooms with mosaics, antique wooden doors, and carved ceilings set around a central courtyard with a fountain. There is also a traditional hammam and spa. The restaurant is excellent, and be sure to set aside time to enjoy drinks or mint tea on the rooftop terrace. The Riad Laaroussa was named one of the “50 Best Romantic Getaways” by Travel & Leisure magazine in 2009.