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Palais de l Marrakech

5 stars

Essaouira - Morocco, Africa

Complete your Moroccan holiday with a stay in beautiful Marrakech. Palais de l’Ô is situated outside of the busy streets of the city centre. The hotel is perfect for relaxing and will organise excursions for you to the Atlas Mountains or the Medina.

Location: Located in Palm Groves, about 20 minutes drive from the city. The hotel has free parking. 30 minutes from the airport, you can enjoy a peaceful city break but also easily get into the Medina to explore. There is also a golf course nearby and

Accommodation: 20 rooms (11 bedrooms and 9 luxurious suites), air conditioning, ensuite bathroom  with deep soaking bathtub hairdryer, hair dryer, in-room safe, daily housekeeping, free cots for families with infants. The luxurious suites all have balconies, some with views over the beautiful garden and others with views over the breathtaking sceneries of the High Atlas.

Facilities:  The restaurant serves Moroccan food and international menu choices, using fresh ingregients grown in their own garden. There is a swimming pool, bar/lounge and  private garden. The hotel prides itself on its excellent service and is family friendly with free cribs, children’s pool, babysitting, kids’ meals and in-room childcare. Additional facilties include room service, free parking, dry cleaning/laundry plus Wifi.

Windsurfing/Kitesurfing/Surfing/SUP: No windsurf or kitesurf is available nearby but you can transfer to Essaouira in approximately 3 hours for a twin centre city and beach break. More >

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Great Reasons to go to Essaouira, Morocco, Africa

Best Time: Mar - mid Sept.
Launch: Sandy beach.
Wind Direction: Cross shore
from right. Sometimes from left
(autumn & winter).
Wind Type: NE trade in summer F5-7 and cyclonic winds in winter.
Shorebreak: Normally slight.
Water Conditions: Exposed to atlantic conditions with
protected areas.
Suitability: All levels.
Clinics: Windsurf Clinics with Jem Hall. More >
  • Windsurfing, kitesurfing, SUP & surfing in the same bay.
  • Special wave excursions to Moulay & Sidi Kaouki for advanced riders.
  • Large range of excellent restaurants & bars in town.
  • Luxury & boutique hotels and riads with pools.
  • Short flight from UK.
  • Most popular board size
    90 - 106 L.
  • Most popular sail size
    3.0 - 4.7m.

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