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.
The 40 guest rooms at Riad Ksar Ighnda boast impressive desert or mountain views. All rooms are en suite with air conditioning, flat screen televisions and wifi. Choose from Standard Rooms, Superior Rooms (with desert and Atlas mountain views) or a spacious Suite with a separate lounge and views of the desert and mountains.
The restaurant is renowned in the area - its 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 midday, 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, as well as snacks; good-sized swimming pool with sun terrace and loungers; library.
Spa facilities: hammam, large jacuzzi, massage and beauty treatments all located in a purpose-built separate kasabah adjoining the main entrance; fitness room.
C Rossi, August 2017