Foum Zguid is just about as far from the madding crowd as you can get without taking serious off-road routes. Amazingly it is also the location for a fabulous hotel. Offering you a stay in a comfortable hotel worthy of the finest hotels in Morocco, Bab Rimal Hotel is one of the very few luxury options in all of southern Morocco.
Consists of 12 suites and 9 rooms, located in the middle of the palmeraie of Foum Zguid. Hotel Bab Rimal is a delight.
Suites are spacious (+ 50m2) with bathroom and toilet, equipped with a solar water heater, lounge with a double sofa and air conditioning, these suites are surrounded by a private scented garden with two terraces, table and chairs for reading. Three pavilions are divided into the gardens, each consisting of 4 luxury rooms or suites.
In addition Hotel Bab Rimal offers a different type of accommodation in south Morocco; the deluxe bivouac. This is an adobe building in the shape of a nomad tent in the desert, equipped with private bathroom & air conditioning for your comfort.
The hotel has a luxury restaurant, a large swimming pool with sun terrace, a boutique and spa facilities as well as its own luxury desert camp in the Ch'Gagga dunes - desert adventures can be pre-booked in addition to, or instead of, a night at the hotel.
The resident chef invites you to taste a daily menu with soup, a cold starter and then a Moroccan dish: tajine, couscous, or lamb shoulder, for example. The menu allows you to enjoy lunch and light meals, it harmonises Moroccan specialities, a selection of fresh products from the region of Ouarzazate, M'Hamid, Foum Zguid or the Draa Valley, fresh and of the highest quality.
The Spa at Bab Rimal Foum Zguid offers a unique experience. In a region where water is the most precious asset, ancient people developed techniques based on scrubbing with the hot sand of the desert, massage and hot stones using the resources of the extensive wilderness. A full range of treatments, massages and products is available.
A Tarrant, UK, January 2024