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Fairmont Taghazout Bay: The Quintessential Family Getaway Under Morocco’s Everlasting Sun

Nestled on the laidback Southern coast of Morocco, Fairmont Taghazout Bay presents the perfect getaway for families seeking to soak up the beachside in full tranquillity or take upon unforgettable active holidays. From the ultimate well-being offering to un-rivalled experiences, the resort delights the modern traveler and infuses local tradition with the perfect touch. 
As an emerging destination, thanks to new international speedy air links, Taghazout Bay becomes the everlasting summer landing place, merging the clear blue ocean, coast is well known for sandboarding, surfing activities and hiking the hazy foothills of the Atlas Mountains, fringed by argan and olive trees.  

Fairmont Taghazout Bay welcomes all ages, with designated activities for children and teenagers, while parents can indulge in relaxing experiences by the adults’ pool or at Fairmont Spa

Family bonding time

Family holidays often create long-lasting memories while strengthening the incredible bond between parents and their children. The team creates numerous activities that all ages can join, such as beach soccer, volleyball, and basketball – a great opportunity for children to learn new skills cooperatively and build trust with their parents to an entertaining extent. 
A bike ride along Taghazout Bay’s promenade turns into a magical moment, enjoying the surprising setting of the beach and sunset before reaching the picturesque fishing village.

Exploring the beauty of the destination

From the very start, forging close ties with the region has been Fairmont Taghazout Bay ethos. A number of experiences have been made available to support the guest’s complete immersion into the tradition and beauty of the destination. Among them is a trip to the Targant Museum to learn how argan is manufactured and how the institution collaborates with a local women’s cooperative. While on a sea excursion with seasoned fishermen, guests can bring back their catch for the hotel chef to prepare, a guided walk will take them down old routes into the Adens Valley, passing banana and date trees and waterfalls to meet locals. 
Taghazout Bay is the ideal place for surfing and to this extent, The Surf Club at the Fairmont Taghazout Bay offers beginner classes too. For seasoned surfers, Azure’s crystal-clear waters, white-sand beaches, and scorching sun make for the ideal location for surfing training. Away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Imsouane hamlet is renowned for its combination of breathtaking vistas, waves, and surfing adventures.
For trekking and hiking activities, Paradise Valley remains a must-see while visiting Taghazout Bay. In the heart of Imouzzer region, the oasis’ sees rolling foothills of the Atlas Mountains. Surrounded by limestone walls and palm tree gorges, the fresh pools of azure water and sublime views create the perfect getaway in the arms of nature. 

State-of-the-art Fairmont Spa

The comprehensive range of treatment rooms, thermal areas, and relaxation lounges in the 1800 m² of the Fairmont SPA allows guests to recharge their batteries and promote a healthier lifestyle with tailor-made treatments by the Fairmont Fit Program. 
With a range of signature treatments, guests are invited to embark on a sensory tour of old Morocco, as the air is filled with the fresh aroma of roses and the body is being nourished by a warm orange blossom oil massage. With a contrasting cooling rose quartz trademark face massage that lifts and tones the skin and brings vigour, hand-picked lavender, rosemary, and verbena are turned into a warm herbal poultice used to alleviate tight muscles and tension. 
Fairmont Taghazout Bay offers an exceptional program to enchant well-being lovers. In partnership with OM YOGA Studio, an array of outdoor Yoga classes ranging from Vinyasa Yoga to Yin Yoga are available, together with meditation sessions, inspired by the rich local tradition.