We love Marrakech, and our clients do! This charming Moroccan city is full of character, bright colours and secrets as well as exotic smells, Oriental spices and beautiful architectural details. You will always find exciting things to do in Marrakech: stroll through the souk of the Medina, explore the fancy restaurants or go to the Atlas Mountains and experience the Berber life. The city has many types of hotels, from traditional authentic riads to vast luxury resorts. So what are our best luxury hotels in Marrakech?
Located only 10 minutes by car from the Medina, Four Seasons Marrakech is an exclusive urban resort, boasting 16 hectares of space, surrounded by picturesque olive and palm trees. The resort houses 141 elegant rooms, including 27 impressive suites. There is also a stunning 452-sq-metres Royal Villa, featuring four beautifully-designed bedrooms and four exquisite bathrooms. Four Seasons Resort Marrakech offers delightful Italian dishes at its restaurant Solano, while Mediterranean cuisine can be enjoyed at Azzera Restaurant. Moroccan food lovers will be surprised with Inara Lounge, where local specialties are served. This luxury Marrakech hotel has a vast Spa, boasting 15 treatment rooms, steamy hammams, sleek plunge pools and chic relaxation areas. There is also a modern Fitness Centre, two outdoor pools, two tennis courses. Yoga fans can attend unique classes with the famous Indian Yoga coach Perumal Koshy on the rooftop of the Spa pavilion. The hotel is also kid-friendly, so families travelling with the littles ones will be amazed by the family facilities and activities that Four Seasons Resort Marrakech offers.
Resting in 20 hectares of colourful gardens and olive trees groves, Mandarin Oriental Marrakech is a new hotel, which opened its doors in the end of 2015. Located only 10 minutes by car from the legendary Jemaa el Fna square, the resort is like an oasis in energetic Marrakech. There are only 54 exclusive villas and 9 suites, all boasting comfort, style and space. The hotel has four restaurants: Mes'Lalla, serving Moroccan meals, Ling Ling, offering Chinese food, Le Salon Berbère, where guests can indulge in international dishes. There is also the Pool Garden Restaurant, which allows guests to leisurely enjoy al fresco lunch. The Spa at Mandarin Oriental Marrakech, which design is inspired by the historic cathedrals and mosques of Andalucia, houses six treatment rooms, two Moroccan hammams and a beauty salon. There is also an indoor swimming pool, modern gym and a yoga studio. For more information, read an interview with Perla Bou Harb, the Sales Manager at Mandarin Oriental Marrakech.
Villa des Orangers is a luxury traditional riad-style hotel, right at the foot of the famous Koutoubia Mosque. This exclusive Relais & Chateaux property is nestled in Marrakech Medina, halfway between the Royal Palace and Jemaa El Fna square, and it is just a 15-minute drive from the new international airport. Villa des Orangers houses 27 rooms and suites, which are set around the beautiful garden and three flowered patios with fountains. The hotel guests can enjoy their food in the riad's restaurant or in its various places like by the pool or in the terraces. There is also The Spa Nuxe Villa des Orangers, which has five treatment rooms and a large authentic hammam, where guests can relax after a long day exploring the Medina or the Atlas Mountains.
The luxurious Royal Palm Marrakech is only about 12 km away from the heart of the city. This prestigious hotel and golf resort boasts 231 hectares of natural landscape with postcard-perfect olive groves and fragrant gardens. The hotel has 134 suites, that are beautifully designed and decorated with traditional as well as modern interior details. At the Royal Palm Marrakech guests will find three amazing restaurants, where they can try Moroccan, Mediterranean and international cuisines. The hotel houses the Clarins Spa, where various beauty and wellness treatments can be enjoyed in its 14 treatment rooms. There is also one jet shower, many hammams and a sauna. The hotel is especially recommended for golf lovers: the Royal Palm Marrakech offers an 18-hole golf course with knockout vistas on the Atlas Mountains.
Located within the walled Medina, La Sultana Marrakech is a luxury palatial boutique hotel, which consists of 5 impressive riads. It offers 28 rooms and suites, featuring stunning woodworks, unique paintings and marble details. La Sultana Marrakech has a restaurant, where guests can enjoy traditional Moroccan dishes. The hotel also offers Moroccan cooking classes where guests can learn the secrets of the rich taste behind Moroccan food. For wellness and relaxation, there is a traditional hammam, balneotherapy baths and massage rooms, decorated in seducing Oriental style.