Moroccan Tadelakt is considered to be one of the oldest and most treasured plaster finishes in the world. The art of Tadelakt is used as a coating in the bathrooms and hammams (a type of sauna or steam bath) in the traditional riads in Marrakech. The traditional techniques of producing Tadelakt have been passed from masters through many generations and to this day there are Tadelakt artisans who continue this tradition.
Traditional Tadelakt is produced from natural lime found in the area of Marrakech
Tadelakt artisans believe that to fully appreciate the allure of Tadelakt it is necessary to caress it. The surface has been described as being as hard as stone and yet as soft as silk.Read more on Tadelakt: morocco.com
Stay in a Swedish owned riad in the very center of Marrakech
At Origin Hotels the rooms has tadelakt in the bath rooms and on the walls. We hope that you enjoy this material as much as we do.
Origin Hotels is a new kind of design hotel, made to bring you as a guests a step closer to the country you are visiting.
We offer a unique experience, particular for the location. At Origin Hotels you will find authenticity and tradition in combination with a modern hotel’s service and facilities. You are most welcome to contact us for further information, bookings and prices.
Special offer: Until 31 of August we offer all our rooms at 75 Euro/night including breakfast.