Home LuxuryTravel Resorts King of Morocco's Royal Mansour Marrakech to Open in November

King of Morocco's Royal Mansour Marrakech to Open in November

Posted: Jun. 9th, 2009  |  By JustLuxe Team
Luxury Resorts: In November, the King of Morocco will unveil the ultra-luxurious Le Royal Mansour resort in Marrakech, consisting of 53 beautifully-appointed individual riads, traditional Moroccan dwellings with interior gardens. His Majesty, Mohammed IV, has spared no expense to create a new icon of Moroccan elegance and establish the locale as one if the worlds premier luxury travel destinations. In addition to the riads, the eight-acre property will feature three restaurants and a Moroccan spa. Built into the ancient wall of Marrakech, the resort recreates an historical medina and is punctuated with Andalusian courtyards, winding alleyways, and spectacular water displays and fountains.

Each of the riads, which range in size from 1,400-sq.-ft. to a palace-sized 21,520-sq.-ft., is uniquely designed and furnished with silks and brocades, ornate tiles, and handcrafted wood and antique furniture. Riad lobbies welcome guests into open-air courtyards surrounded by a bar, living area, and in some cases, a dining room; first floors house bedrooms that overlook the private courtyard below; and roof terraces (above) with sun beds and private pools provide stunning views of Marrakech or the Atlas mountains. The 26,900 sq.-ft. spa is located in its own glazed pavilion surrounded by a moat and features a fitness center, spa treatment rooms, and an indoor pool.

For JustLuxe
Related Topics :
Need to Get Away?
Top 10 Business Hotels
Who says you can’t mix business with pleasure?
Read More
Featured Contributor
Merilee KernMerilee Kern
My loyal Luxe List readers know there's nothing I enjoy more than a weekend getaway with my...
Read More | View Profile
Related Articles

The World's Best Luxury Hotels
Find a Luxury Hotel

Search Hotels

Travel Options

Guests

Rooms

Search Hotels
expand
The JustLuxe Collection presents Featured Luxury Hotels
Current News & Features
6 Former Celebrity Homes to Rent on Your Next Vacation
Havana: Then, Now & Its American Future
Four Seasons' New Private Island Retreat is a UNESCO Hideaway
The Macallan Creates Gentleman-Approved NYC Weekend Experience
Get a Taste of Island Life at the French Polynesia's Le Taha'a
6 Father’s Day Gifts for the Cultured Dad
New Maldives Resort to Open Among UNESCO Biosphere Reserve
The Fragrant Value of Hotel Scent Branding
Practice Wellness This June at Four Seasons in Santa Barbara
Children Should be Seen and Not Heard? Luxury Hotels Beg to Differ
See the complete list
Play Video Play Video Play Video
L'Auberge
Del Mar
Berlin
City Guide
Vancouver, Canada