Hotel Dar Shama
Circuit de la Palmeraie Douar Abiad, 40000 Marrakech, Marruecos
In legendary Palmeraie, set in expansive garden grounds, the air-conditioned, 14-room city hotel never fails to live up to its reputation of impeccable Shama service and hospitality. The hotel's splendid garden provides a serene oasis of combined luxury and authenticity, which will offer visitors a tranquil escape, with the beautiful garden releasing a thousand fragrances. Guests are welcomed into a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services. Facilities at the hotel include a hotel safe, currency exchange facility, lift access and a TV lounge. There is a children's playground for the hotel's younger guests (fees apply), a café and a restaurant on-site, while there are also conference facilities for business travellers. Guests can take advantage of the hotel's room and laundry services and those arriving by car may leave their vehicles in the hotel's car park. Furthermore, catering, car rental, baby-sitting, excursion planning or even Moroccan cooking lessons are among the services available. The hotel also offers a shuttle service. All hotel rooms are air-conditioned and have an en suite bathroom with a shower/bath and hairdryer. Rooms are furnished with double or king-sized beds and amenities include a phone and satellite TV (on request). A washing machine and ironing set are also available. Individually regulated air conditioning and heating are standard features in all accommodation. The suites are also equipped with a safe, fireplace, living room, minibar and bathroom with bath or hot tub. The hotel offers massage treatments, a hammam, beauty treatments, golf and horse riding among other activities. There are two outdoor swimming pools, as well the private pools of the Kasbah suites. There is a poolside snack bar with sun loungers and parasols laid out on the sun terrace. The hotel restaurant offers refined Moroccan cuisine.