Hotel Xaluca Dades

South & Sahara desert hotels, Dades valley & Todra gorge

110-room hotel with panoramic view of the Dades Valley

ABOUT: The Xaluca Dades is located near Boumalne Dades, a town at the end of the upper Dades Valley on a desert plateau. Its altitude of  1612m gives it a panoramic view over the Dades Valley and the Berber villages.

ROOMS: There are 110 rooms decorated using materials from a variety of African countries. Standard rooms include television, wi-fi, and bathroom; Suites are of a larger size and have a king-sized bed. 

FACILITIES: A large restaurant serving both Moroccan and international cuisine. Relax in the spa whose facilities include a hammam, several massage rooms, and a lounge area; An outdoor swimming pool includes a jacuzzi. Outdoor activities include a sports area with tennis & petanque and a fitness room. The wi-fi is complementary.

A range of excursions is available including on foot, mountain bike, mule or 4-wheel-drive. 

OTHER INFO: Take advantage of the hotels heliport to reduce the transfer times from/to the airport, or combine with other hotels for a tailor-made helicopter tour of Morocco.

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