Jnane Tamsna Hotel in Marrakech
Moroccan minimalist in style, Jnane Tamsna is a cool and elegant take on tradition - a sort of Moorish hacienda. It stands in its own grounds in the Marrakech Palmeraie, surrounded by the organic vegetable and herb gardens which provide the produce and seasoning for its Moroccan- Mediterranean cuisine.... read_more...
There are 24 spacious rooms set in three seperate buildings. All have large, attractive bathrooms with their surfaces fashioned from softly-coloured tadlakt (polished plaster). Roof terraces and Moorish arched arcades provide open-air spaces for lazy hours of lounging. There are numerous sitting rooms, dining areas and outdoor spaces.
There are five heated swimming pools, hammam, a clay tennis court and a TV room. Beauty treatments and massage are available on request. Co-owner Meryanne Loum-Martin designed much of the striking furniture, some of which is for sale in her boutique, Riad Tamsna, in the Medina.
Taxis have to be ordered to get into Marrakech.
A Riad style building around two courtyards with plenty of space. 6 rooms at garden level, and four rooms on the upper level. The grounds around the house includes two pools and many alcoves for dining and relaxing.
Five suites insipired by the variety of Islamic art and design, from West Africa to Northern India. All are large and air conditioned, with fireplaces and walk-in closets. Each has a north and south verandas overlooking an exclusive garden and a roof terrace. The Casablanca and Calligraphy suites share a spacious veranda, so are suitable for a family or two couples. The bathrooms have a fireplace, bathtub and two sinks, with an independent shower and WC. If desired, television, DVD and CD player can be made available.
Five large en-suite bedrooms situated in a private Mediterranean garden. A large dining room, a light and airy breakfast room and a living area with library, fireplace and veranda makeup the downstairs area. There is a pool in garden.
A separate garden nearby houses the Jnane Salmia Pavilion with two more suites. Each suite has a fireplace, sitting room and outdoor dining area. The nearby pool is surrounded by lavender and olive trees.
Free nights, upgrades, hammam & massage and honeymoon special offers.
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