Enquire or Call

UK: 01473 890499
US: 1-800-608-4651
You are here: HomeMoroccoAccommodation
Morocco holiday ideas experiences accommodation places to go when to visit Morocco map reviews

Villa Mandarine

Essaouira & the Coast

Rating: Deluxe    

Villa Mandarine overview

Villa Mandarine is a guest house in the smart embassy district of Rabat, a taxi ride from the city centre. Formerly a family home, it has been thoughtfully converted, retaining many period features. Rooms and suites are equipped with air conditioning, TV, phone, minibar and private terrace, balcony or private garden.  

The main building houses the comfortable living room, billiards room, library and inviting African themed bar, all with views of the gardens. There are bougainvillea-covered terraces where you can relax and breathe in the scent of the orange groves. The hotel has a large heated swimming pool, surrounded by a terrace with sun loungers. There is also a paddling pool. The on-site spa offers massage, sauna, hot tub, traditional hamman and a gym.

Breakfast can be taken outside on the restaurant's terrace. Lunches can also be eaten al fresco or in the restaurant, which serves a mixture of European and typically Moroccan dishes. Local, freshly caught seafood often features on the menu. 

Rabat's city centre includes the old walled city with its souks, the narrow streets of the medina and the imposing Kasbah of the Oudayas. There are beaches where swimming and surfing can be enjoyed. Other local activities include horse riding, tennis and golf. 

details

Open:  Villa Mandarine is open all year.

Location: Villa Mandarine is in a quiet neighbourhood of Rabat, near several embassies and the well-known Dar es Salaam Golf Club. It is set in 3 acres of gardens with orange groves and fruit trees.   

Rooms:  There are 31 rooms (21 standard and 10 deluxe) and 5 suites. Rooms cover 36sqme, and suites range from 42sqm to 49sqm. Some are in the main house and others are in the garden. All are air conditioned with heating in winter, and have en-suite bathroom, safe, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, phone, hairdryer and minibar. They are individually decorated, feature artwork specially selected by the owner (a former art professor) and have large windows admitting plenty of light. Each has its own terrace or private garden.  

Activities:  You can take a taxi  into the centre of town to explore the souks and medina of Rabat, head to the beach for some sunbathing or to go surfing. Other activities include horse riding and golf.

Facilities:  The hotel has restaurant where you can sample Moroccan and international dishes. Breakfast and lunch are often served on the sunny terrace. There is a cocktail bar, and several cosy salons for quiet relaxing. Outside there are 3 acres of gardens and a choice of terraces, plus a heated pool and a paddling pool. The spa offers massages and hammams, and has Jacuzzis. There is a fitness centre, and facilities for billiards and table tennis. There is a gift shop on site. The hotel provides a laundry service and a currency exchange.    

Dining:  Meals are eaten at individual tables in the restaurant and on the terrace or at tables set beneath trees in the garden.  

Children:  Children of all ages are welcome.

Communication:  There is free Wi-Fi internet access.

Map for Villa Mandarine

Lodge IconLodge Tented Camp IconCamp Hotel IconHotel National Park IconNational Park Historic site IconHistoric site Place of Interest IconPlace of Interest UNESCO world heritage site IconUNESCO world heritage site

PAUL
Paul Cook
GUY
Guy Marks
We know and love Morocco, and would be delighted to help you plan your perfect trip here.
01473 890499 Call to talk to one of our travel experts. PLAN MY TRIP

our travel expert

TALK TO PAUL
PAUL
Let us help you plan your perfect tailor-made holiday to Morocco. Talk to one of our travel experts. Tell us what you want, and we will tailor make your perfect trip.
Call: 01473 890499
PLAN MY TRIP

OUR SPECIALIST WEBSITES
Cruise the Galapagos
Costa Rica Specialists
Botswana Specialists
Go 2 Tanzania
Kili Climbs
Tribes Tailormade Travel

Tribes Travel, The Old Dairy, Wood Farm, Ipswich Road,
Otley, Suffolk, IP6 9JW.
Office hours: Monday - Friday: 9am to 5.30pm
Telephone: 01473 890499

Help me plan my trip

* required fields

Please enter your address

Trip details

Yes No
Yes No

Other information

Yes No

All information supplied is confidential and will never be shared with anyone else (see our privacy policy)

Brochure Request

Our “Book of Unmissable Travel Experiences - Book Two” includes some inspiring ideas which could be the holiday experience you’re looking for. You will find an online version of our brochure which you can flip through at your leisure.

* required fields

Please enter your address

Other information

Yes No

All information supplied is confidential and will never be shared with anyone else (see our privacy policy)

Keep up to date with all of our offers, receive our monthly newsletter, and be the first to hear of upcoming sales and events.

* required fields
All information supplied is confidential and will never be shared with anyone else (see our privacy policy )