La Sultana win Morocco’s Leading Spa Resort at World Travel Awards

La Sultana win Morocco’s Leading Spa Resort at World Travel Awards

We were happy to read that La Sultana in Marrakesh has won Best Moroccan Spa at the World Travel Awards. We stayed at La Sultana last December and experienced a Hammam at the hotel spa. Read our review here. We loved the whole hotel experience and would recommend a visit. More information on theRead More…

Travel: Jardin Majorelle, Marrakesh

Travel: Jardin Majorelle, Marrakesh

The weather is awful just now so what’s better than a boost of colour and thinking of warmer places?  Last December we treated ourselves to a trip to Marrakesh in Morocco as a result of the new Easyjet route to Marrakesh, Morocco from Glasgow. One of the highlights of MarrakeshRead More…

Food review: lunch at La Sultana, Rue de La Kasbah, Marrakesh 40000, Morocco

Food review: lunch at La Sultana, Rue de La Kasbah, Marrakesh 40000, Morocco

As part of our stay at the impressive La Sultana hotel in Marrakech we ate a relaxed lunch in their al fresco dining area, and the setting for this is fabulous – on the roof of the hotel looking into the historic Saadian tombs next door. Despite being December, the weather was like aRead More…

Accommodation review: La Sultana, Marrakech, Morocco

Accommodation review: La Sultana, Marrakech, Morocco

Need some winter sun but bored of the Canaries? Looking to get away from it all to relax and be pampered? Or perhaps searching for the ideal anniversary or honeymoon destination? La Sultana, within Marrakech’s walled city, might just tick all 3 boxes! With 5 stars this luxurious property is certainlyRead More…

Moroccan cooking class at La Sultana Hotel, Marrakesh

Moroccan cooking class at La Sultana Hotel, Marrakesh

Whilst staying at La Sultana Marrakech, we saw an advert for a cooking class held on site.  It seemed a good deal and knowing little about Moroccan food, we signed up for some teaching. The teaching area is on the picturesque roof terrace, alongside the bar, restaurant and sun terrace. Modern, andRead More…

When in Morocco…we try out a Hammam at La Sultana

When in Morocco…we try out a Hammam at La Sultana

Reading up on Morocco, one thing that kept cropping up was the Hammam, which is an incredibly important part of Moroccan culture and life. Men, women and children will visit their local Hammam at least once a week,to get clean, share gossip and relax. Not being brave enough for a publicRead More…