Opening Times
Mon-Thursday 9am-6pm
Friday 9am-5pm
Saturday 9am-2pm
Bank Holidays 10am-4pm



A lovely hotel with a spa and pool set in beautiful gardens, Ksar Ighnda offers a choice of 5 room types (to suit a variety of budgets), all with beautiful colour schemes. Conveniently located a short drive from the World Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou, it offers a good level of comfort not often encountered in the desert. 


Ksar Ighnda


Accommodation: Opened in 2009, the hotel offers 40 rooms, all beautifully furnished in a striking blend of modern and traditional decor and featuring soundproofing, a/c, heating, TV satellite, DVD/CD, phone hairdryer, mini-bar, safe, bathrobe, internet and king size beds.

There are 5 room types : Standard rooms (14 square metres); Superior rooms (17 square metres) – may take an extra child bed; Standard suites (approximately 30 square metres); Superior suites (approximately 30 square metres) and spacious Family suite with (50 square metres). All suites have a separate lounge.

Location: Nestled in a hamlet overlooking the valley about 2.5 kilometres from the World Heritage Site of Ait Benhaddou, a fortified, beautiful unspoiled small village on the old camel trading route from Africa to Morocco and Europe and set for numerous films, including Lawrence of Arabia, Jesus of Nazareth and Gladiator, the hotel offers an ideal stop near Ouarzazate (40 minutes’ drive away) which is roughly midway between the Sahara and Marrakech or Taroudant.

Services and other points to note: The hotel has a swimming pool, a spa with hammam, massage room, jacuzzi, restaurant and bar. This area is a perfect place to relax and enjoy nature: from the nesting storks on the local Kasbahs to exploring local caves dwellings or visiting the typical ancient villages.

Meals: Prices include bed and breakfast. Lunch and evening meals are available in the restaurant and feature Moroccan style cuisine with some European influence.

Staff: The hotel is well run by the manager and their staff.


Facilities Summary
  • Excellent Food
  • Vegetarian Meals
  • Heated Swimming Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Spa
  • Hammam
  • Wifi
  • Heating
  • Family Friendly
  • Romantic - Honeymoon
  • Safe
  • Alcohol BYO or on-site
  • English Spoken
  • Roof Terrace
Standard Double from:
£115 per night, B&B