We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Book In Advance
776
All photos (776)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rue des consuls”(15 reviews)
“great shopping”(11 reviews)
“other cities”(19 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
18°
Nov
16°
Dec
15°
Jan
Contact
Rabat 10030, Morocco
Website
Ways to Experience Medina of Rabat
from USD 51.10
More Info
from USD 56.90
More Info
from USD 72.60
More Info
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 8 September 2006

Visit the rue souika in the medina of Rabat and you'll find a range of shops that sell everything from traditional and modern clothing, to old stuff and new hi-tech gadgets. In particular check out the leather shops, you can definately pick up a good...More

13  Thank shaz7861
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 16 December 2013 via mobile

As the capital of Morocco, Rabat is filled with more historical monuments etc. Their medina is my third pick after fes and marrakech. Easier to navigate and you will be invisible here. No touting no hassling. You can window shop at your own pace. They...More

3  Thank Agustinkwo
Reviews (1,354)
Filter reviews
520 results
Traveller rating
166
228
103
16
7
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
166
228
103
16
7
Show reviews that mention
All reviews rue des consuls great shopping other cities leather goods market place less hassle shopping experience for sale old city walk around narrow streets locals rugs souvenirs vendors bargaining morocco
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 520 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

not the largest or best we've ever seen, but interesting to browse in look around, enjoy the sites, sounds & experience perhaps buy something

Thank leo t
Reviewed yesterday

This was the cheapest market in Morocco I have been to. The prices was very reasonable and I did not have to haggle with the seller to get it cheaper, because it was cheep enough. Also most of the stuff had prices on them, which...More

Thank Nikolay S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I like the medina of rabat .it s a special place with a lot of choices. The weather was nice so i've could visit multiple places

Thank IlhamELHafidi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is extremely busy and plenty of transactions and people buying everywhere. Quite dirty in my opinion

Thank Ignacio F
Reviewed 1 week ago

In any Moroccan city, the Medina is a must. In Rabat, we spent a couple of hours or more roaming the streets and alleyways, smelling, tasting and taking pictures. Had lunch at a small cafe (Very good), had an avocado/lemon juice (Very tasty) and bought...More

Thank kwfrost44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t try it on your own ... my suggestion is you have a guide. The narrow alleys they call streets are so numerous with soooo many ways to get turned around very easily. Proceed with caution if entering on your own for the first time...More

Thank gkhe1980
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While not as vibrant as the medinas of Fez and Marrakesh, surely worth a visit. A feast for the senses, Americans are very welcome here, unlike some other parts of the Arab world.

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to just experience the 'old world feeling' of medina, this is definitely a place to go. It is definitely overpriced and touristy. There are spices, toys, clothes including jubbas, abayas and scarves etc. There are hairdressers (male and female), salons, and of...More

Thank sceptic17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had read before leaving that Rabat was a good place to get used to Morocco...actually found it to be one of the busiest and densest Medina’s of the cities we visited...including Fez, and Marrakech. Wonderful sights and smells at every turn, and where the residents...More

1  Thank LMMinEastToronto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is really a must do when you are visiting Rabat. You can plan to enter the market from any one of the entrances near the wall and go full circle winding through stalls and shops to experience many of the crafts, spices, food and...More

Thank Njfernandez62
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 47 nearby hotels
Dar Ars Una
7 reviews
.26 km away
Riad Dar El Kebira
586 reviews
.26 km away
Hotel Bouregreg
173 reviews
.31 km away
Riad Kalaa
667 reviews
.35 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 362 nearby restaurants
Dar Zaki
269 reviews
.05 km away
Dar El Medina
209 reviews
.06 km away
Dinarjat
508 reviews
.40 km away
Restaurant de la Liberation
143 reviews
.53 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 75 nearby attractions
Mausoleum of Mohammad V
2,076 reviews
1.24 km away
Kasbah des Oudaias
1,823 reviews
.59 km away
Museum Mohamed VI of Modern and Contemporary Art
251 reviews
1.25 km away
Hassan Tower
1,066 reviews
1.07 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
SoloBusinessWoman
6 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Piramidon | Reviewed this property |
Or, if you are brave enough you can walk into Medina and grab some street food. I am taking about Rabat Medina though. It's bustling at night with food stalls, very lively. Note - I am talking about Rabat Medina. Don't... More
1
Vote