New Opening: Fairmont Tazi Palace, Tangier, Morocco
A Majestic Oasis Unveiled in the Soul of Tangier.
Originally built in the 1920s as a residence for the King’s advisor, the palace has been restored and expanded upon, standing high on the hills of the city.
Fairmont Tazi Palace Tangier opened in the heart of Tangier, Morocco on 1st November 2022. Originally built in the 1920s as a residence for the King’s advisor, the palace has been restored and expanded upon, standing high on the hills of the city.
The new Fairmont Tazi Palace Tangier mirrors the city’s seductive charm. It is set upon 3.5 acres of lush, secluded hills overlooking the city. Nestled on the Moroccan Riviera, the majestic property offers incomparable views and unparalleled luxury throughout its 133 rooms, suites and penthouses including one Signature Suite, two Penthouses, and one Katara Suite. Guests will experience lavish accommodation, a wide range of culinary venues, and rejuvenating wellness offerings, all within an idyllic setting celebrating rich Moroccan history and culture.
Fairmont Tazi Palace Tangier will provide the ultimate cultural getaway, cultivating the style and artistry of Tangier. Curated and designed by OBMI & CCCRA Architects, the property’s historic features are meticulously restored to their original 1920s glory and are complimented by a collection of vibrant dining venues and a spectacular wellness centre. The palace will offer select guestrooms overlooking the forested hillside, with additional rooms providing unobstructed views of the Old City with mountains on the horizon, creating a picturesque atmosphere.
“Tangier is a vibrant and multicultural city infused with Mediterranean spirit, and we’re thrilled to give the opportunity for guests to experience Fairmont’s pioneering approach to unique hospitality while exploring the many cultures and civilizations that have shaped the city’s rich history,” said Fabien Gastinel, General Manager Fairmont Tazi Palace.
Adorned throughout the reimagined interior of the property, guests can find artwork by Artisans from the local Moroccan community in the handcrafted Mousharabieh, Tadelakt and Zellige features of the hotel. In addition, each guestroom embodies the elements of traditional Moroccan decor and finely crafted textiles in a harmonious and vibrant design.
Across the expansive grounds, the property’s landscaping reflects a unique blend between Arab and Andalusian cultures: the native, centenary eucalyptus trees have been preserved, and now live alongside thriving palm, olive, citrus, and pomegranate groves.
At the golden hour, the atmosphere outside takes an effervescent turn at Siddharta Lounge by Buddha-Bar, as guests can mingle over poolside cocktails while listening to the eclectic rhythms of resident DJs. For a cosier experience, Origin offers innovative cocktails created by expert mixologists, using handpicked ingredients from the palace’s vegetable garden.
Travelling from Doha to Tangier, Parisa is an Authentic interpretation of Persian hospitality – a juxtaposition of tradition and modernity, opulence and restraint with shareable dishes rich in spices and herbs from around the world. Guests can sit on the outdoor terrace or pass through the hidden entrance to Innocents, the speakeasy-style bar, where a mesmerizing oriental-infused soundtrack sets a sultry yet glamorous ambiance.
The Fairmont Spa welcomes guests in search of reconnecting to the mind, body, and soul through the power of potent, natural elements. With more than 26,000 square feet dedicated to well-being, the space was thoughtfully designed to emphasize the destination’s authentic character and connecting with native Moroccan surroundings. Offering a holistic experience, the Fairmont Spa includes ten treatment rooms and outdoor spaces bathed in natural sunlight that lead to a vitality pool, private spa, solarium, and hammam. Fairmont Tazi Palace Tangier’s Spa partners were carefully selected to offer an honest wellness experience and include, Sodashi, Maison d’Asa, and Swissline Cosmetic.
About Fairmont Tazi Palace Tangier
Located in the heart of Tangier, Morocco, the Fairmont Tazi Palace Tangier instantly transports guests to an idyllic setting with the city’s enchanting atmosphere. Originally built in the 1920s as a residence for the king’s advisor, the resort provides guests with a lavish, cultural experience. Fairmont Tazi Palace Tangier is part of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, consisting of more than 80 iconic hotels all over the world. The palace features 133 rooms, suites and penthouses with incomparable views and understated elegance. Guests can immerse themselves in the ultimate cultural getaway with a range of seven culinary venues, rejuvenating wellness offerings at the Fairmont Spa and more. For more information, please visit here. www.fairmont.com/tangier/
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is where the intimate equally coexists with the infinite – an unrivaled portfolio of more than 80 extraordinary hotels where grand moments of life, heartfelt pleasures and personal milestones are celebrated and remembered long after any visit. Since 1907, Fairmont has created magnificent, meaningful and unforgettable hotels, rich with character and deeply connected to the history, culture and community of its destinations – places such as The Plaza in New York City, The Savoy in London, Fairmont San Francisco, Fairmont Banff Springs in Canada, Fairmont Peace Hotel in Shanghai, and Fairmont The Palm in Dubai. Famous for its engaging service, awe-inspiring public spaces, locally inspired cuisine, and iconic bars and lounges, Fairmont also takes great pride in its pioneering approach to hospitality and leadership in sustainability and responsible tourism practices. Fairmont is part of Accor, a world leading hospitality group counting over 5,300 properties throughout more than 110 countries, and a participating brand in ALL – Accor Live Limitless – a lifestyle loyalty program providing access to a wide variety of rewards, services and experiences.