Mandarin Oriental has expanded its portfolio of
luxury hotels to Morocco with the opening of the Mandarin
The resort is set among 20 hectares of
landscaped gardens filled with the scent of over 100,000 roses, with
the snow-capped Atlas Mountains providing a memorable backdrop.
Located just 10 minutes’ drive from the heart
of the city and the historic Medina, the Mandarin Oriental,
Marrakech offers 54 private villas inspired by Berber and Moorish
influences, all with secluded walled gardens, swimming pools and
hot tubs, extensive areas for sunbathing and shaded alfresco
A further nine suites, seven with their
own rooftop plunge pool, feature panoramic vistas of the gardens
and the surrounding countryside.
The architect of the project is Pascal Despez
while the design of Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech was created by renowned French architects, Patrick
Gilles and Dorothée Boissier.
Guests at Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech
can 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 renowned Chef Meryem
Le Salon Berbère offers views over both
the resort’s blue and green pools and the Atlas Mountains, serving
traditional Moroccan as well as international breakfast, drinks
and light bites throughout the day.
Beside the main swimming pool,
the Pool Garden offers a refreshing outdoor environment to enjoy a
variety of 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.
of Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech 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,” said 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.”
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