Business travellers with a contract Search

Explore new horizons

Roam the four corners of the world in search of its finest features, while indulging in our hotel offerings and hospitality. Let us reveal where and how to immerse yourself in local attractions and world-famous events.

Find Your Hotel

Discover the brand collection & the latest news

Our rich heritage is expressed in four distinct brands, each with its own compelling back-story. And the fascination continues with visits by star chefs, the opening of dramatic new hotels and much more.

Unveil the curtain

Host the event of your dreams

Start with a sumptuous venue, add a careful selection of canapés and Champagnes, and invite your esteemed guests. Our experts will help you pull off a pitch-perfect day.

Plan your event

Join the loyalty program

Le Club AccorHotels is the AccorHotels' free loyalty programme. For every single stay in our hotels, you earn points and enjoy personalized benefits

Become a member
  • Exclusive pre-sale access worldwide

    Enjoy exclusive rates 48 hours before everyone else, twice a year.

  • Online check-in

    Less to do, more time for you

  • Room Upgrade

    From gold status, subject to availability on arrival

  • Free nights

    Whenever you want, starting at 2,000 Rewards points

Home > Destination > Morocco > Marrakech > Medersa Ben Youssef

Art & Design Marrakech, Morocco

Medersa Ben Youssef

It was in honor of a sultan from the Almoravid dynasty, Ali Ben Youssef, that this Islamic College was built in 1570. It neighbors the Mosque of the same name, and was one of the most famous Madrasa in North Africa, offering different courses, including theology. Restored several times during the second half of the 20th century, it has lost none of its former glory, although it has now been deconsecrated and is open to everyone. Discover the impressive floral patterns, cedar decorations, Mashrabiyas, columns and exquisite ceilings; all sorts of representations of some enchanting Arabic-Andalusian architecture spread over more than 1,600m2.


Kaat Benahid, Marrakech


+212 (0)5 24 44 18 93

* Prices start from. Offer subject to the hotel's conditions and availability. See the sales conditions for the rate. Depending on the country, these prices may not include taxes, may include VAT only or may include all taxes (VAT and city tax). When prices do not include all taxes, the relevant taxes (VAT and/or city tax) will be stated in the following stages of the reservation process. The price is only guaranteed at the time of reservation.

Stay in touch with us


Subscribe to our latest news and offers.
We treat your personal information with the utmost confidentiality.

* Required fields

Browse the So Boutique

Place a hallmark of Sofitel luxury in your own home.Our online boutique has something for all discerning tastes.

Shop Now