30 September 2021

Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech Offers Guests Curated Experiences in Enchanting Essaouira



Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech has launched a new accommodation package, Discover Essaouira, ideal for travellers who wish to add an enchanting, laid-back excursion to their Marrakech sojourn.

Located just minutes from the heart of Marrakech, Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech is set among 20 hectares of landscaped gardens, with the snow-capped Atlas Mountains providing a stunning backdrop. Luxurious accommodations include private villas with secluded walled gardens, swimming pools and shaded alfresco dining as well as an array of spectacular suites, many with rooftop plunge pools and all with panoramic vistas of the gardens, and a spectacular eight bedroom Penthouse.

Ancient Essaouira, a short drive from Marrakech, boasts a magnificent beach in a natural bay, historic medina, vibrant bazaars, charming open-air caf├ęs and seafood restaurants. The day’s itinerary, curated by destination experts, includes insider access to all this enchanting city has to offer.

The visit, centred around a delicious private seafood lunch on a rooftop terrace overlooking the UNESCO World Heritage-listed medina, allows guests plenty of time for sightseeing in the colourful city. Private guided tours include the “Mogador” medina and Game of Thrones locations. Guests will end the day with a sunset aperitif in the Moroccan Wine Country.

Valid until 20 December 2021, the Discover Essaouira package is based on a minimum stay of three nights and includes**:

  • Suite accommodations
  • Round-trip airport transfer (Marrakech Menara), with ‘Fast Track’ through the airport
  • Daily breakfast
  • Curated Discover Essaouira itinerary:
    • Round-trip limousine between the hotel and Essaouira
    • Private guided tours (highlights include the “Mogador” and Game of Thrones filming locations)
    • Rooftop terrace seafood lunch
    • Sunset aperitif in the Argan Wine Valley

Rates start at EUR 1,540 per night plus applicable taxes and gratuities.

**For an additional cost, guests may further customize their itinerary adding a horseback ride or a surfing experience on the city’s pristine waterfront.

Guests can enjoy additional benefits through the Fans of M.O. membership program, such as early check-in, late check-out, daily breakfast, complimentary room upgrade, and more. Reservations can be made online at mandarinoriental.com/marrakech or by calling +212 5 24 29 88 88.