Marrakech Morocco

Mərrakech "Land of God". is also known as the "Red City" and was the most important former imperial city in Morocco's history. Marrakech is situated at the foot of the Atlas Mountains, the highest mountainous barrier in North Africa. The desert borders it to the south, and the Atlantic Ocean to the west. Stretching over 700 km, the High Atlas chain features a series of peaks of which a dozen attain 4,000 meters. Snow can be found on hilltops all year long at altitudes as low as 600 meters above sea level. Like many North African cities, the city of Marrakech comprises both an old fortified city (the médina) and an adjacent modern city (called Gueliz) for a total population of 1,070,000 Since opening in 1946, La Maison Arabe has achieved a legendary status in Marrakech. Ideally situated in the medina, the hotel includes 26 rooms and suites, most with private terraces and fireplaces, 3 restaurants, a piano bar, a world-famous cooking school as well as a new spa including a traditional hammam, where natural products from the region of Marrakech are used. Guests at La Maison Arabe have a choice of swimming pools. One can relax at either the heated pool in the hotel's garden patio, or at the pool located at our spectacular Country Club, 15 minutes away by complimentary shuttle. Walking through the hotel's flower-filled patios, one can admire the traditional Moroccan craftsmanship (tadelakt walls, chiseled plaster, cedar wood ceilings) that has created a refined, exotic and serene atmosphere for our guests La Maison Arabe is located near the Bab Doukkala mosque, and is a 5 minute walk from the Jemma El Fna square, the Koutoubia, and the Handicrafts Center. LA MAISON ARABE ------------------- 1, Derb Assehbé Bab Doukkala Marrakech Médina Morocco Tél : (+212) 5 24 38 70 10 Fax : (+ 212) 5 24 38 72 21 The legendary Moroccan Palace, La Mamounia is sheltered within the walls of the old city. It is a haven for relaxation under the sun of Marrakech. This palace is the quintessence of the Moroccan Art de Vivre The newly created 2500 square meters SPA, features products used in treatments by internationally renowned brands and 5 hotel signature products for well-being and peaceful moments. With the fabulous 17 acres park and the vegetable garden, La Mamounia provides a guarantee of serenity and authenticity. Le Pavillon de la Piscine serves an amazing buffet lunch which can be seen in the video. These are just a few of the dozens of delicious choices.