Fairmont Taghazout Bay - A Hidden Gem on the Moroccan Shores of the Atlantic Ocean
Fairmont Taghazout Bay marks the debut of the Fairmont brand in Morocco. The resort opened its doors last July and is already the prime beach destination for luxury travelers, while providing authentic vacations in the country. The quality of accommodations, leisure facilities, F&B offerings along with the wellness programs, and carefully selected activities in the region offer unique experiences to those walking through the doors.
A modern and elegant ocean side resort nestled in the heart of 18 hectares; between the lapping shores of the Atlantic Ocean and the Argan-green foothills of the Atlas Mountains, the property celebrates the rich Moroccan heritage through subtle Berber references.
The resort boasts of a wide range of distinctive features and destination activities designed to reflect the surrounding nature and local culture for the most discerning traveler.
The resort features the biggest spa in Morocco. The 1,400 square meter multi level space is a haven of calmness and tranquility and seduces guests with its refined, bright and invigorating atmospheres. Treatments include hammam rituals, the benefits of a magnesium swimming pool and an array of revitalizing and relaxing treatments that will leave any guest feeling their best. The Fairmont Fit program offers access to numerous wellness practices, fitness facilities, a yoga studio and multiple sports equipment. Holistic wellness experiences help each guest feel good throughout their stay.
A Journey Through
Food and Entertainment
The food offer is second to none with three restaurants: the signature Japanese restaurant, under the guidance of chef Morimoto - the only restaurant of his in the continent - symbolizes legendary cuisine with innovative techniques offering a mix of Japanese and American influences. The Commons invites modern gastronomy with nomadic concepts to start the day on a gourmet note. Beef & Reef reinvents the Surf and Turf concept based on ocean flavors and local Moroccan products.
Nola, the Jazz Bar embodies symbolic infusion of local Gnawa Music with Jazz in a unique setting. Juniper offers an outdoor bar experience in the heart of the botanical garden, as well as Iris tea lounge, a perfect environment to taste a wide choice of rare and delicious teas and pastries facing an iconic view of the resort and ocean.
Tazegzout golf course offers unique 27- holes designed by world specialist Kyle Phillips. In addition, our resort is located within close proximity to various golf courses in the area ranging from 18 to 36 holes.
A Place for Families
Enjoying time as a family at Fairmont Taghazout Bay is easy. The resort offers Le Hangout, a teens club where young adults can learn to surf, play basketball and soccer, and enjoy their own mini theatre among other fun games. Younger guests can join the Fun4Kidz Club, where they can create childhood memories cherished for years to come.
The stunning surroundings of Agadir became a source of inspiration for the designers who spent eight years working on the project, taking cues from local textures and techniques and the awe-inspiring landscape. The result is an authentic, layered look and feel that’s reflective of the mountainous terrain, sand and sea, with accents of geometric patterns, colors synonymous with the region, and signature Fairmont Elements
Upon arrival, guests are taken on a journey – overlooking a village beyond that leads to the sea. Across the site, the interior design integrates with the buildings’ shapes and forms – with views framed throughout and a series of internal courtyards that nod to the traditional raids of Morocco.
Inside, a natural and organic approach to materials is punctuated with vibrant color, highlighting Moroccan artistry and referencing local Berber design. Firmly grounding the guest in the destination of Taghazout, Morocco’s signature mint tea – with its unique taste in each region – is ceremonially poured as a welcome gesture, creating a truly unique experience that celebrates people and place.
Discovering the Region Together
Set on the beach, the resort is the perfect base to enjoy surfing experiences, golfing, sand boarding in the Sahara desert, foraging and cooking sessions, and also Argan making experiences as well as wine tasting in the region. Trekking in the Paradise Valley, before jumping in fresh pools of azure create the perfect getaway in the arms of nature.