La Mamounia is located between Marrakech city centre and the old medina, at the heart of the 12th century city ramparts, well-placed for visiting the key historical sites. It combines the best modern features with traditional values and attentive service, and has been welcoming guests for almost 100 years.
Accommodation is a mix of rooms, suites and riads. The 135 rooms include classic, superior and deluxe. All have private bathrooms and views of the city, gardens, the Hivernage or the High Atlas Mountains. The 71 suites include 6 signature suites and offer spacious living areas with many also featuring a terrace or balcony. In addition there are 3 guest riads at La Mamounia, each with 3 en-suite bedrooms, a dining room, private terrace and swimming pool.
There is a choice of dining. Housed in a riad in the gardens, Le Marocain serves local cuisine. On the upper floor there is a bar and tea room. There are restaurants specialising in French and Italian cooking and Le Pavillon de la Piscine is open for breakfast and buffet lunches. There are several bars and Le Menzeh pavilion, which serves ice cream, pastries and mint tea.
The spa at La Mamounia is open from 9am till 9pm every day, and offers a wide range of beauty and health treatments in a number of rooms using specially developed products. It also features a heated indoor pool, to compliment the large outdoor pool. Sports and fitness fans will enjoy a game of tennis and a visit to the gym, where there are exercise machines and you can take part in yoga, pilates and aerobics classes.
The hotel is set in beautiful gardens with orange blossom, roses and olive trees, described by Winston Churchill, a former guest, as one of the most beautiful places on Earth. In all, the grounds stretch to 20 acres, a peaceful contract to the bustling alleys and souks of Marrakech.
Open: La Mamounia is open all year.
Location: La Mamounia is located in 170 acres of grounds by the city ramparts, between the city centre and the old medina. It is a 5 minute walk from Djemmaa El Fna, the main square. It is about a 15 minute drive from the airport.
Rooms: There are 135 rooms (30-45sqm), 71 suites including 6 signature suites (55-212sqm) and 3 riads with 3 bedrooms each (700sqm). Rooms are opulently furnished and very comfortable. Most suites have spacious living rooms and private terraces or balconies. The riads feature private terraces and pools. There is room service, and the riads come with 24-hour butler service.
Activities: You can explore the historic sites of Marrakech which are just a short distance away. At La Mamounia you can stroll in the gardens, swim, enjoy spa treatments, use the fitness centre and play tennis.
Facilities: The hotel has 4 restaurants serving Moroccan, French, Italian and Mediterranean dishes in a range of setting with options for both indoor and outdoor dining. There are 5 bars plus a pavilion serving local snacks. The library is a good place to enjoy some quiet reading. The spa offers a comprehensive range of treatments including massage, manicure, pedicure and traditional hammam. It has 10 treatment rooms and 6 outdoor massage cabins. There are facilities for yoga, pilates and aerobics plus a fully equipped fitness centre, Jacuzzi and indoor pool. The hotel sits in lovely gardens and has a large outdoor pool and two clay tennis courts. There are facilities for table tennis and bowling.
Dining: Meals are taken at individual tables, indoors and outdoors.
Children: Children of all ages are welcome.
Health: Marrakech is not a malarial area.
Communication: There is free high speed internet access.
Tribes Travel, The Old Dairy, Wood Farm, Ipswich Road,
Otley, Suffolk, IP6 9JW.
Office hours: Monday - Friday: 9am to 5.30pm
Telephone: 01473 890499