Atlas Mountains + The Coast
Hotels in Atlas Mountains + The Coast
Seven years in the making, Richard Branson’s Kasbah Tamadot has been one of the most eagerly awaited hotels in Morocco. A little less than an hour’s drive south from Marrakesh, Tamadot was originally a Berber chieftain’s private palace built in the casbah style.
Formerly Sofitel Thalassa Mogador
The Spanish-Moroccan hotel is situated near the bustling souk.
The palm-filled oasis town of Skoura—about a five-hour drive from Marrakesh—is surrounded by mud-walled casbahs, most of them in various states of disrepair. Dar Ahlam, which in Arabic means “House of Dreams,” is a notable exception.