Total 7 days holidays: 3 nights Marrakech + 4 nights Atlantic Coast
Morocco is well known for its Imperial cities with their rich history and culture. Marrakech is undoubtedly the best known of them all. With so much to see and do, a stay here is always exciting but after a busy time sightseeing and exploring you may find yourself in need of another holiday. This two center combination could be the perfect solution - a stay in Marrakech combined with a visit to one of Morocco’s beautiful resorts on the Atlantic Coast.
Choose from the historic resort of Essaouira with its artistic heritage, or glorious Agadir, perhaps the best known of Morocco’s beach resorts, by virtue of its wide swathe of golden sand Another great option for relaxing after your stay in Marrakech is to head for the resorts of the Atlantic Coast.
Essaouira is approximately 3 hours 15 minutes’ drive away and Agadir approximately 3 hours away. Essaouira is the perfect spot for chilling out and soaking up the atmosphere. A charming walled town with an ancient fortress dominating the port, it just oozes character. Renowned for its handicrafts and its excellent seafood it is the perfect seafront retreat.
Beach- lovers might wish to head to Agadir, with its beautiful golden sand to soak up the sun with a good book.
Les Borjs de la Kasbah - Riad hotel - 4* Bed & Breakfast - Marrakech
Situated at the foot of the ancient Kasbah walls, 200 yds from the Royal Palace, this friendly, informal but most professionally run property boasts a fine restaurant, a spa and good sized pool. A peacefully intimate riad-style hotel with just 18 bedrooms, Les Borjs is set around attractive flower-filled courtyards, more. Read more...
Riad Mimouna 4* - Bed & Breakfast - Essaouira
This historic riad began life as a windmill, set on the old sea wall in the heart of the bustling medina. The windmill was built in 1896 and was the first to be built in the port of Essaouira. Its unique setting makes it the only riad to offer a seafront location, with beautiful sea views. Its panoramic terrace is the perfect place from which to survey the coast and enjoy the fresh sea air, whilst making the most of the sunshine. Read more...
Riad Villa Blanche 5* Bed & Breakfast - Agadir
Riad Villa Blanche can justly claim to be unique, it is Agadir’s only luxury, boutique hotel in the Riad style. Read more...
It is perfectly situated to benefit from the resort’s many attractions, only 400m from the golden, sandy beach. This is the perfect choice for those who want to enjoy the famed Moroccan sun and Agadir’s beautiful beach in style.
Marrakech is often the first port of call for any visitor to Morocco, its magnificent architecture off-set by the stunning backdrop of the snow-capped High Atlas Mountains. It is a great place to soak up the atmosphere of the country, bright colours, fragrant spices, the hustle and bustle of everyday life all combining to form a veritable symphony for the senses.
A holiday in Agadir is all about the beach – an astonishing 8km long stretch of fine, golden sand. With its wide palm-lined streets and laid-back beachfront bars and cafes, which stretch along the seafront promenade, Holidays to Agadir are enjoyed in one of Morocco’s most modern resorts. More reminiscent of the south of France, than traditional Morocco, it is a favourite with families and caters for guests of all ages.
Essaouira is a charming walled town, its port dominated by a fairytale fortress, its narrow streets, with their brightly painted buildings, home to artists and craftsmen. There are some great restaurants – and seafood is a particular speciality. We have a selection of holidays to Essaouira with beachfront hotels and traditional Riad accommodation.