Riad Dar-K was an absolute oasis in the middle of the Marrakech medina. The location was fantastic - a less than 10 minute walk to Jemaa El Fna. The design and architecture were beautiful - simple, traditional Moroccan elegance. The included daily breakfast was wonderful - fresh whole fruit, bread with butter and cheese, yogurt, coffee, and fresh-squeezed OJ, along with a different surprise each day - French toast, pancakes, Berber bread (that tastes like corn fritters), always in quantities that would satisfy the largest appetites (we always had leftovers).
Despite all of this, easily the best thing about staying here was the service. Sarah, Yassin, and Malika treated us like family. They were particularly gracious and attentive to our kids (6 and 3). We were on a 26-day trip, visiting Barcelona, Morocco, Provence and the Cote d'Azur, Monaco, and the Cinque Terre. Our kids loved everything about the trip, but they have the fondest memories of Riad Dar-K. Sarah and staff, thanks for an unforgettable stay in Marrakech!
Btw, I absolutely recommend having dinner at the riad. Malika's cooking was outstanding! That was probably the best of many good meals we had in Marrakech.