Escape To Agadir

Experience the magic of Morocco

Posted: 08.06.12

With its breathtaking ocean views and year round sunshine; Agadir is a region full of culture, romance and true beauty. Because it’s not commonly known as a honeymoon destination, your stay here will feel much more special. The peace and serenity means the magnificent sandy golden beaches, clear waters and soothing waves are all yours, without any disturbances. Capturing all the best aspects of Moroccan culture, this is a holiday that will mesmerise and treat all your senses to an experience you’ll never forget.

Situated in a luxurious Palm Bay, lined with exotic palm trees and surrounded by views of the Atlantic coast, the Sofitel Agadir Royal Bay Resort Hotel is an Arabian palace that attracts the international elite and celebrities, so it’s ideal for honeymooners alike. As you arrive in the lobby area you’ll be immediately drawn to the Moroccan interiors comprising luxurious seating areas, fountains, wooden carvings and soft furnishings. Built around a crystalline swimming pool surrounded by beautiful lawns and flanked by two towers reminiscent of traditional villages in the South of the country, you can indulge in majestic hammocks as you sip traditional Moroccan mint tea. You can also head outside to sunbathe on four-poster beds draped in pretty flowing fabrics. Honeymooners should stay in one of the Prestige Suites surrounded by elegant decor or a private villa, which comes with its own garden where you can relax on comfy floor cushions by candlelight. All villas are ocean fronted and have a heated pool offering maximum comfort. For an extra romantic touch, rooms are filled with fresh red roses and if there’s anything else you desire, a 24-hour private butler is on call, making sure your stay is a complete VIP experience.


Food doesn’t get anymore innovative than what’s on offer inside Sofitel’s exquisite restaurants. La Caravane offers the finest refined French cuisine and fusion dishes from around the world. For authentic Moroccan specialities La Nasse is filled with exotic scents and spices to excite your taste buds while So Good specialises in healthy recipes with fresh ingredients like fish and top quality local meats. Breakfast is a generous feast compromising fresh fruit and omelettes. If you get peckish in the day, head to the pool and beachside bars. After dinner, there are a choice of five bars with live music and djs creating a perfect backdrop to enjoy a tempting range of cocktails and mocktails.

Spoil yourselves with dedicated treatments for your body and soul. Personal programmes combined with nutritional advice are available so that you can leave feeling properly rejuvenated. The spa offers a tempting array of soothing and revitalising rituals using traditional Argan oil suitable for detox, toning treatments and revitalising, clay wraps. Massages take place inside spa cabins overlooking tranquil zen gardens. You can also take a dip in a purifying steam bath, sauna or book a hammam, where you’ll be cleaned, scrubbed and moisturised into a blissful state. Whichever option you choose, you can be sure you will be in the finest hands and indulged to your hearts content.

Admire the architecture: Go on a walk to photograph the towering fortresses, kasbahs and historic sites.
Shop until you drop: Head to bustling Souq El-Had to uncover unique jewellery and traditional pottery
Meet the wildlife: Embark on a camel trek on the mountains above this enchanting city.
Embrace the elements: Hire a jet ski and zip around the waters, wind in your hair, arms clasped around each other.
Relax & unwind: A trip to Morocco isn’t complete without a cup of refreshing mint tea. Sip while watching the world go by.
• Sofitel Agadir Royal Bay Resort Hotel, BP 226 Cite Founty P4, Baie des Palmiers, Commune de Bensergao, 80 007 Agadir, Morocco

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