Situated in its own secluded alcove in the throws of one of the world’s most exotic cities, the Royal Mansour Marrakech is what dreams are made of. “Fit for a king” is not simply a cliché for context. This royal masterpiece was actually commissioned by the King of Morocco himself to offer guests a level of luxury to exceed all imaginations. The hotel takes privacy, luxury, and exclusiveness to the next level – from private rooms to sublime service to exquisite walled gardens and underground tunnels, everything is designed to ensure you feel as close to royalty as possible.

Location

Is the Royal Mansour situated in a convenient location? What can I expect?

Located within the walls of the Old Marrakech, the Royal Mansour is the perfect base for exploring the best the city has to offer. Whether you are haggling for beautiful souvenirs in the bazaars or sipping your way through the tea shops, the Royal Mansour’s central location makes it easy to explore it all. Though there is a frenetic energy buzzing outside its walls, it all dissipates once you enter the majestic gates of the property. At the Royal Mansour you will find the perfect balance of peace and adventure.

Key Facts

  • the medina and popular sites are right at your doorstep
  • lush gardens, citrus trees and water fountains surround the private residences
  • a 10-minute drive from the airport, during which you will receive absolute VIP treatment

What is special?

  • located in the heart of Marrakech, the Royal Mansour is the perfect base for exploring the labyrinth of alleyways of the medina, the historic, walled part of the city
  • start your mornings with a refreshing walk through the resort’s own medina where the scent of lemons and oranges, from the tree-lined walkways, fills the air with their sweet fragrance
  • wander through the Jemma el-Fna square where you’ll experience sensory overload from the succulent scents of spices to the sight of Berber dancers and snake charmers

What do the guests say?

  • guests love being in the center of the action while still being able to enjoy a quiet escape within the hotel
  • the Royal Mansour Marrakech is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, according to guests
  • if you are looking for culture, Moroccan hospitality and architecture in a prime location, guests contend that this is your place

Accommodation

What is a riad? What can I expect?

This fortress of lavishness is the product of over 1200 artisans who hand-crafted each room and private residence, known as a riad, with meticulous detail. From the custom-made furniture to kaleidoscope mosaics and carved cedar ceilings, no detail was left unturned. Each riad features three floors of luxurious opulence, as well as a private terrace and a plunge pool. Embodying true regalness, combined with the best of Moorish and Andalusian architecture, the Royal Mansour Marrakech is truly an unforgettable experience.

Key Facts

  • 53 private residences/riads comprised of one to four rooms, each with its own distinct character
  • larger riads are equipped with their own private dining room and some with hammams
  • a series of underground tunnels, accessible only by staff, ensure the utmost privacy for all guests

What is special?

  • after a day of meandering through the bustling Medina, escape to your private quiet oasis of peace where your every need will be met
  • cozy up on your private rooftop terrace, nestled near the fireplace, and enjoy the majestic views of a starry night
  • bespoke furniture and artisan walls adorned with hand-sewn fabrics, along with a marbled bathroom featuring a waterfall shower, have all been designed to make you feel at home

What do the guests say?

  • well traveled guests attest this is one of the most amazing properties in the world
  • guests feel that the personal butlers go above and beyond to create a memorable and unique stay
  • travelers believe the Royal Mansour is the epitome of traditional Moroccan architectural luxury

Pools & Spa

Where can I escape for peace and relaxation during my stay?

Spanning across three floors and 2,500 m2, the Royal Mansour Spa is just as majestic as the rest of the palatial property. Guests are swept away in a fairytale-like haven of tranquility where a wide range of holistic therapies can be enjoyed, along with an array of other services. From facials to foot massages, the experts at the spa will pamper you from head to toe. Whether you are staying active in the state-of-the art fitness center or experiencing a spiritual spa journey that will restore a sense of mind, body and spirit, the spa is not a place to be missed during your stay.

Key Facts

  • awarded Best Luxury Spa and Best Day Spa in Marrakech
  • 18 treatment rooms and three private spa suites, where guests can select from an array of treatments and services
  • each guest receives a consultation to ensure the wellness program meets their specific needs

What is special?

  • after your spa visit, slowly come back down from the clouds with a soothing cup of tea and light snacks in the glamorous serene tea lounge
  • take a calming break in the Spa Garden, a nature-filled oasis where you will be surrounded by fragrant exotic blooms, the soothing sound of running water, and the sing-song chirping of birds, transcending you to a new level of tranquility
  • keep up your fitness goals with a personal trainer who will customize fitness sessions for you, to keep you in tip top shape while on vacation

What do the guests say?

  • couples love the couple hammams and suites, making their treatment just a little more magical
  • guests are mesmerized by the details in the spa area and the sublime service of the therapists
  • travelers highly recommend indulging in the spa services, even if you are not a guest of the hotel

Culinary

Where can I dine at the Royal Mansour Marrakech? What type of cuisines can I expect?

Tantalize your taste buds with exquisite dishes inspired by traditional Moroccan gastronomy and ingredients with an innovative twist. These creative cuisines are executed by Yannick Alléno, a  three-Michelin-starred chef who adds his personal flair to each curated dish. Paired with wines hand-selected by the sommelier, dining here is as sophisticated as it is delicious. Whether you are ordering in room dining or making new friends at the lounge and bar, the Royal Mansour makes it so that you can be as sociable or secluded as you would like, ensuring an unforgettable dining experience.

Key Facts

  • the Royal Mansour offers three on-site restaurants where you can indulge in the finest gourmet delights
  • all-day open-air restaurant where you can enjoy a casual bite by the pool
  • white-gloved service at the fine dining restaurants, La Grande Table Marocaine and La Grande Table Française, boasting Moroccan and French cuisine respectively

What is special?

  • enjoy an intimate meal while taking in the views of the Atlas Mountains from your rooftop terrace, or in your own private dining room, with in-room dining service that will leave you feeling like royalty
  • royal opulence, with a dash of inspiration from the Roaring Twenties, and a touch of music makes for the perfect recipe for unwinding with sumptuous sips at the Royal Mansour Bar
  • make it a sweet date night at the “Pastry Library” where chefs will customize and prepare your selected treats in a fanciful presentation, while you admire their work

What do the guests say?

  • guests feel the service, décor, and atmosphere make for an extravagant dining experience
  • travelers appreciate the misting system and enjoy its cooling effect while having lunch by the pool
  • Le Grande Table Marocaine has guests raving “it is perfection personified”

Activities

What are some must-do activities that I can enjoy? Will I be able to see the desert?

Marrakech is a city of exploration and adventure, and with the Royal Mansour being at the heart of the city, you certainly will not find a shortage of things to do – inside the hotel and out. From facials to fitness, bazaar hopping to sand boarding, your stay can be as relaxed or over-the-top adventurous as you want it to be. If you don’t know where to begin, the concierge will help you put together a bucket list worthy itinerary. There are even activities for the kids, to make this a memorable family holiday.

Key Facts

  • enjoy a good book in the library where the ceiling opens up to the sky
  • the Kid’s Club offers fun and interactive activities for the little ones such as pastry workshops, Arabic lessons, and treasure hunts in the hotel’s medina
  • private guides will organize a personal tour of Marrakech just for you

What is special?

  • take flight on a magical hot-air balloon ride as you watch the sunrise over the beautiful city of Marrakech
  • venture into the Sahara desert on an epic adventure filled with helicopter rides, camel expeditions, and lunch with local Berbers
  • get a taste of Morocco with cooking lessons led by hospitable locals in the Ourika Valley
  • delight in a romantic dinner in the desert under a blanket of stars

What do the guests say?

  • guests highly recommend having the concierge book you a guided tour for an authentic Moroccan experience
  • the desert safari is an absolute must, according to travelers
  • parents find the babysitting services to be excellent as it allows them to have some kid-free moments during their stay