Price List: Extras

Prices quoted below are in local currency Moroccan Dirhams (dh); exchange rate is approximately 12.3 MAD to the GBP and 10.9 MAD to the Euro.

MEALS 

Adult fee is quoted –proportionally less for youngsters. 

Wheat, gluten, dairy and meat-free options always available if booked when we discuss menus daily. Read more about our menus and special diets here.

Picnics: a variety of salads, bread and fruit: 50 MAD

Lunch: salad and soup with bread and fruit and water: 50 MAD  

Dinner  A variety of dishes  including soup or salad, a main course, a dessert, water and choice of hot non-alcoholic drinks. You are most welcome to bring your own alcohol.

Vegetarian: 110 MAD

Chicken, Rabbit or Fish: 130 MAD

Lamb: 140 MAD

Beef: 150 MAD

These prices are intended to raise awareness of the relative environmental damage of each type of food (especially this part of Morocco). 

EXCURSIONS  

Prices quoted are guideline prices per person based on cost of transport, fuel, tips we pay to local people who contribute and expert guiding. A surcharge will be applicable if there are less than 6 participants.

To places within approx. 40 minutes’ drive: 250 MAD

To places within about 40 minutes’ drive: Tiout Oasis and the Anti Atlas Mountains; High Atlas Berber Villages; Amegour Oasis: 250 MAD

To places within approx. an hour’s drive:

the Atlantic Coast near Agadir (camel rides; Polizzi’s medina, Souss estuary); Mentaga valley trek (near Afensou); Tamsoult or Imoulass (both high in the Atlas Mountains): 270 MAD

To places within approx. an hour and 45 mins drive: the Massa Estuary (National Park); Tamri National Park; Tiz n Test Pass (High Atlas); Anti Atlas Paradise Valley): 300 MAD

CULTURAL EXPERIENCES – Duration of activities 1 hour – 1 hour 30 mins except where indicated otherwise. 

Horse-drawn Taxi (Caleche) Ride (at Sunset if desired) around Ramparts and Town: with our guide and a map: 80 MAD

Hammam 80 MAD: communal public hammam. For women includes soft soap, henna, rhassoul mud and scrub. For men soft soap and scrub.

Cookery lesson: either prepare an evening meal (including recipes) or learn how to make Moroccan pastries: 80 MAD

Shopping: with information on goods that interest you (spices, crafts etc.) We ensure that you don’t get lost, buy the genuine article (argan oil, saffron, honey, silver are often not genuine), don’t pay too much and take you to some places that visitors are unlikely to find: 50 MAD

Feast for the Senses:  a celebration of your experiences with us – a pity to reveal what it is. Suffice to say it is very relaxing and enjoyable and is ideally performed after dark: 80 MAD. Minimum 8 people

Music: Berber Women’s Band:  dance and learn about local traditions: 120 MAD (less for larger groups). Minimum 12 people. Ahwash, Sufi or Gnawa Bands also available on request.

Massage: guideline prices since masseuses’ fees vary. Using argan oil and local essential oils such as rose and lavender: 100 MAD for 20 minutes; 200 MAD for 40 minutes.

Visit to the Orphanage or Street Children project or School for the Blind: one of our staff accompanies you. Donation. 

Craft workshops (about 2 hours )
Leatherwork  (slippers, passport holder, handbags): 210 MAD per pair
Stone carving  
(ornaments): 180 MAD per object
Silver Jewellery  
(pendant or earrings)- tend to be expensive – varies with weight of silver used
Henna Artistry  (body painting or decorated lampshades): 180 MAD (plus cost of lampshade if used)
Bamboo (baskets, lampshades): on request. Note you require some strength to do this.

GETTING TO MOROCCO 

Flights to Morocco are remarkably cheap (some under £30 one way), with direct flights from a variety of UK and European countries. More details are found here.

B & B: £32 per person per night in a twin or double room.

This includes use of the substantial communal facilities – library/computer room, activity room, gardens, our solar-heated hammam and pool. NB a fossil fuel surcharge will be made if gas is needed to heat the hammam.

Single occupancy supplement of about £20 per night (varies with season and availability of rooms). Moroccan taxes payable locally (amount to pay not yet assessed).

MISCELLANEOUS

Wifi 

Free of charge.

Laundry: 70 MAD per large load

Hand washing offered for smaller quantities or delicate items.