Naturally Morocco - The ultimate spa experience

Holidays in Morocco have so much to offer, from walking around busy markets to camel-riding in the Sahara and even skiing in the mountains. But after all that action you might need some relaxation and pampering in one of the many spas and Hammams.

Whichever spa you choose you’ll find a warm and friendly welcome. With expert massage therapists and a laid-back vibe you’re sure to have the ultimate pampering treat. Take a look at our top tips for amazing spas where you can completely unwind and recharge in Marrakech and Agadir.

Relax in the peaceful courtyard at Amanjena, Marrakech

Amanjena is located on the outskirts of the bustling city of Marrakech. This luxurious oasis of calm truly deserves its name, which is derived from the Sanskrit words for peace and paradise. Surrounded by tranquil gardens dotted with date palms and olive trees it’s the perfect base for blissful relaxation.

The spa facilities here are simply stunning, with traditionally decorated interiors and a peaceful courtyard complete with bubbling fountain to relax in after treatments. There’s a hot tub room where you can indulge and relax, and two Hammam steam rooms in which to experience the traditional Hammam bath treatment. Or try one of their fantastic treatments such as the Moroccan Rose Indulgence.

Try an Oriental massage at ClubHotel Riu Tikida Dunas, Agadir

The ClubHotel Riu Tikida Dunas sits right on the beachfront in Agadir so you’ll enjoy some amazing views out over the Atlantic Ocean in between using its Oceane Wellness Center.

Melt away your aches with a luxurious Oriental massage and enjoy a purifying steam bath experience. Or try some reflexology to get your feet in holiday mode. With hairdressing and beauty treatments also on offer you’ll look and feel amazing throughout your holiday getaway.

Enjoy a traditional Turkish bath at Club Med Marrakech La Palmeraie, Marrakech

Set within an ancient palm grove, the spa at Club Med Marrakech is situated within beautiful gardens and provides a luxurious atmosphere with a warm and friendly vibe. Located five kilometres from Marrakech you’re close enough to enjoy the incredible buzz of this amazing city but far enough away to enjoy peaceful serenity.

The sumptuous spa facilities here offer both individual and duo treatment options, so it’s an ideal option for honeymoons, anniversaries and romantic breaks. Slip into your complimentary bathrobe and try fantastic treats such as a relaxing Polynesian massage, Black Soap Purifying Body Scrub or traditional Turkish steam bath.

Experience a luxurious treatment ritual at Le Musee de l'Argan, Agadir

Despite its name Le Musee de l’Argan is not a museum at all, it’s an amazing spa with a smart yet tranquil atmosphere. They’ve been offering Oriental style massage and beauty treatments in Agadir for over 10 years now and really know their stuff.

You can lie back and relax in chic treatment rooms kitted out in blonde woods and whitewashed walls or enjoy a purifying steam bath surrounded by beautiful handmade Moroccan tiles. Try out the amazing 1,001 nights ritual featuring an hour-long massage by candlelight. Or go for the mother and daughter ritual where you can enjoy some quality time together. They also have their own Les Sens de Marrakech products so you can take some of the bliss home with you.

Get the Royal Treatment at La Maison Arabe, Marrakech

Opened in 1946 La Maison Arabe is one of the most famous hotels in Marrakech and one of the most atmospheric places to have a traditional Moroccan style steam bath and massage. Elaborate lamps, exquisite lattice work and handpainted artefacts give a real sense of the exotic. There’s a timeless feel to the interiors with some of the finest Moroccan elegance and panache in town.

Surrounded by ornate arches and cosy niches you can drift away in the muted lighting for a truly spa sumptuous experience. Try out their luxurious Royal Treatment which includes a sea-salt scrub, steam bath and massage with fragrant oils.