About Riad Ksar Ighnda
A relatively new hotel dedicated to relaxation in the area near Ait Ben Haddou. The Ksar Ighnda offers high quality accommodation, fine dining and a mini-spa and is located in the village of Asfalou about 20kms north of Ouarzazate and just a short drive beyond the famous Kasbah of Ait Ben Haddou.
Accommodation: 19 rooms or suites each with its individual décor offering a luxurious ambiance of elegance and sophistication. Soundproofing, air-conditioning, ventilation, satellite TV, DVD and CD player, telephone, modern bathrooms in local style, hair-dryer, mini-bar, safe, king-size bed, lounge area, traditional furniture, paintings and works of art, painted or sculpted ceilings, precious wood, tadelakt, bronzes. All rooms and suites are decorated in different styles and colour-schemes and offer views of the village and the valley beyond; most are very large and can accept extra beds. Room service also available.
Facilities: restaurant offering "exquisite dishes made from the freshest market produce" - French chef, Michel Bejeannin from the CAM Restaurant de Marseille, has devised the menus and his team will delight fine diners with tasty and beautifully conceived dishes and flavoursome culinary offerings made from the freshest market produce. At mid-day, a light Mediterranean-style lunch is served on the panoramic terraces or in the 2 restaurant dining-rooms. In the evening, within an intimate and refined setting, you can experience a unique meal, full of flavour in the appointed lounges, patios or terraces. There is also an atmospheric bar, available day and night for cocktails, a selection of whiskies, non-alcoholic drinks, mint tea or coffee, good-sized swimming pool with sun terrace and loungers, library; gym equipment near pool; jacuzzi on roof terrace.
Spa facilities: hammam, large jacuzzi, massage and beauty treatments all located in a purpose-built separate kasabah adjoining the main entrance; drinks can be served in spa where there is also plenty of space to relax in between treatments or whilst waiting for others. In addition to the spa, the Ksar Ighnda will also arange walking, mountain biking, quad biking and other tours to the local area.
"Ksar Ighnda is again up to best expectations. Maybe i did a mistake to put Skoura, Ighnda and Marrakech all so close to each other but the place is so great i do not mind. We are really enjoying and discovering all the diversity of Morocco in a great trip. Cheers."
Miquel Pancorbo, July 2012