The JA Guide to Morocco



Desert fortresses, seamless sand dunes, sapphire oceans and ancient medinas. The constant aroma of spices, handwoven berber rugs, ornate tiles, snake charmers, mystics, and story tellers. Few countries hold as much dreamy fascination as Morocco. This colorful country is truly an experience of the senses. Mystic mamas, if this isn’t on your bucket list it should be! Here is your JA guide to the most magic Morocco has to offer. 


Perched on a cliff near the northern edge of Africa, right between the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea, Elephant Blanc is the perfect home base for a trip with your tribe. Once you’ve unpacked, explore and unwind in this space decorated with vibrant tile motifs, carved archways and white washed walls. Head out to spacious terrace for a sunset toast to the turquoise seas below. This is the kind of getaway you’ll never want to return from lover – this is a rebel’s retreat.


Located in Fez, Hotel Sahrai is where contemporary minimalism meets Moroccan fantasy. This spot is perfect for our goddesses who love a little luxe love between their adventures. Check in and head to your room to rinse your body and cleanse your mind. The glass showers are the focal point of each suite - giving off a sensual vibe that matches the golden tones around you. And nothing pairs better with gold and nude than a few layers of diamond…


The vibe you’ll find at Royal Mansour is refined and traditional, with an added edge of the artistic detail Marrakech is known for. Each of the 53 riads offered here comes with a living room, dining room, private roof terrace and courtyard. Hup to your room and take in the magic of your temporary abode, living like royalty. Adorned with Moroccan mosaics and brightened by lacey light, this hotel is your personal palace – enjoy your reign lover.


Serving up simple Moroccan cuisine, Nomad is a necessary stop for you, jet-setting gypsy. Once an old carpet store, this space has reincarnated into cozy and vibrant dining experience located in the heart of Marrakech. Each of the three stories is sprinkled with rattan chairs and tables of bright red and chevron patterns – for a vibe just as authentic as the food you’ll be eating. Nomad burger on us?


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In the medina of Fez, framed by olive groves, you’ll find an intimate restaurant tucked within the hotel of Dar Roumana. With candle lit tables, walls lined with palms, and floor to ceiling tile detailing - this stop is perfect for a lovers’ night out. Taste the menu of the season, offering only items crafted from locally sourced ingredients. Make your reservation and chase the romance.


We can’t leave Morocco without pit stopping at one of the most photogenic pools in the world. Riad Yasmine is a local legend for its picture-perfect aesthetic. This is an experience best enjoyed with a cup of Moroccan mint tea in hand, so order up lover! Lounge on a striped day bed under the lacey white walls and large green palms. This is the good life…


The rich, genuine leather you’ll find at La Belle Vue de La Tannerie in Fez is unlike any other in the world. Witness local craftsman work their magic as you gaze upon bold colors that will have you dreaming in rainbows.  Don't forget to shop from the leather luxuries around you. These are tokens of the tribe. 


Head over to the Nejjarine Museum of Wood to witness the magic and history of Moroccan artistry first hand. Before its restoration, traveling merchants came together here to sell their goods within the beautiful architecture of the carefully crafted courtyard. Now, this wooden wonderland is inspiration for artists and creators from all walks of life. Photography is forbidden, but our lips are sealed…


Escape to the spa… We all deserve a little time for ourselves, and the spa at Royal Palm is your ultimate source of tranquility. Indulge in treatments inspired by local traditions as you bliss out by the pool. Scents of orange blossom and rose fill the space with an aroma that pairs perfectly with the garden breeze against your skin. Whether you choose a Moroccan oil massage or hammam rituals, you’ll leave here refreshed and ready for the next adventure.