At 196 kilometres from Marrakesh, Ouarzazate was founded in 1028 for strategic reasons. The Berbers were the first to in the region. It is the true meeting point for caravans heading to Fez and Marrakesh. In 1956, its role as a regional economic centre was confirmed. Today, the town remains a centre for local commerce and traders in carpets and pottery.
luxury hotel ouarzazate
On the edge of the desert at Ouarzazate where the stunning light shines on a setting of natural beauty, Hotel RIAD KSAR IGHNDA opens its doors for you onto the Atlas Mountains: a rendez-vous for discerning lovers of luxurious sensations and relaxation.
In an authentic yet modern setting, our hotel blends in with the environment. In the village, you will come across Berbers, local artisans and discover typical local crafts (bread cooked in the traditional way..).
40 rooms – Spectacular location in the heart of Moroccan desert, next to Ksar Aït Benhaddou UNESCO site – Historic Kasbah surrounded by private gardens – Hammam – Outdoor swimming pool.
Ouarzazate Airport is a 40-minute drive and Marrakech-Menara Airport can be reached in under 3 hours.