The Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech has opened, set among 20 hectares of landscaped gardens against the snow-capped Atlas Mountains. The hotel offers 54 private villas inspired by Berber and Moorish influences, all with walled gardens, swimming pools and hot tubs, areas for sunbathing and shaded alfresco dining. A further nine suites, seven with their own rooftop plunge pool, feature panoramic vistas of the gardens and the surrounding countryside.
Guests at Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech will enjoy a variety of restaurants and bars featuring a diverse range of global cuisines. The Mes’Lalla restaurant serves a contemporary take on traditional Moroccan cuisine under the leadership of Chef Meryem Cherkaoui. Le Salon Berbère serves traditional Moroccan as well as international breakfast, drinks and light bites throughout the day. Beside the main swimming pool, the Pool Garden offers healthy dishes prepared with locally sourced produce.
The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech features expansive spa suites with private terraces and gardens designed for outdoor treatments. The Spa also includes two hammams, an indoor heated pool, a fitness centre and a yoga studio, as well as hair and beauty salons. Guests of Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech will also enjoy direct access to the Golf Royal and Golf Al Maaden courses, while the Amelkis course is also nearby.
“We are delighted to combine the art of oriental hospitality with the generosity and warm welcome for which Morocco is renowned” commented Mark S. Bradford, General Manager. “Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech is set to become the region’s most sought after and exclusive resort, offering stylish accommodation and a range of impeccable facilities, all of which are underpinned by Mandarin Oriental’s legendary service,” he added.
To celebrate the opening, the property has launched the Experience Marrakech offer, which provides a complimentary third night for every two consecutive paid nights and Delight in Marrakech, which offers a resort credit of up to EUR300 per day that can be spent throughout the resort. Both offers provide luxury accommodation, breakfast at Le Salon Berbère and limousine transfers to and from the airport.