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Best golf resorts in Morocco

Morocco is packed full of culture, delectable food & drink, and of course, exceptional all-encompassing resorts. Check out the very best below.

Bradley Legg
Bradley Legg
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MoroccoAfricaStay & playAll-inclusive

Morocco is fast becoming the place for golfers looking for an amazing all-inclusive experience, but without breaking the bank. It is a country filled with colour, culture and mouth-watering cuisine. As well as year-round sunshine, the luxury resorts are complimented by some fantastic golf courses which are surrounded by spectacular natural scenery.

Here are some of the most highly rated and best golf resorts in Morocco, offering a fantastic experience at some of the most beautiful locations in golf. Enjoy!

Hyatt Place Taghazout Bay Resort

This five-star resort is located in the stunning Taghazout Bay, just 11 miles North of Agadir. The hotel offers 152 spacious guestrooms with a mix of contemporary and traditional furnishings. Standard rooms have a garden view, whilst resort or sea views are also available for something extra special.

Hyatt Place Taghazout Bay Resort

The on-site Spa is world-class and offers treatments such as manicures, pedicures, massages, and reflexology. There is also a Jacuzzi, hammam and sauna to relax in before or after your treatment. If you’re looking to explore other local activities, then there are plenty to choose from. The Souss Massa National Park is the largest bird reserve in Morocco and offers a great day out. Other activities include quad biking, surfing, jet skiing, and horse riding – all of which are within touching distance.

Taghazout Bay Golf Course

Taghazout Bay Golf Course is one of Morocco’s most highly regarded courses. Situated on the outskirts of Agadir, sitting on the spectacular bluffs overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, it is one of the most stunning golf courses in North Africa. Designed by Kyle Philips, the environmentally friendly course is laid out on 76 hectares of land and is perched at 80 metres above sea level, with each hole enjoying breath-taking views of the Atlantic Ocean.

Fairmont Royal

Fairmont Royal Palm Marrakech is one of the most prestigious resorts in Morocco. Laid out over a vast 231-hectare estate and littered with age-old olive trees, this resort is inspired by Berber culture. With lavish villas and suites, a spa, a sports centre and an 18-hole golf course – this is one of the best places to stay and play in the region.

Fairmont Royal Palm Marrakech

Le Spa at Fairmont Royal Palm Marrakech is a state-of-the-art spa, open from 9am to 8pm. In addition to an indoor pool, there are private cabins for beauty treatments, 13 massage cabins, a hammam area and two saunas. If the Spa isn’t for you, then the sports centre at Royal Palm is a first-class facility to explore. With four tennis courts, a squash court, a 25-metre heated pool, table tennis and a fitness centre, there is everything you need at this superb hotel.

Royal Palm Golf Course

Fairmont Royal Palm Golf and Country Club is one of Cabell B Robinson’s finest designs – measuring 7,226 yards from the back tees and weaving in between five substantial water features. With two putting greens, a 300-metre driving range, golf clinics and a club fitting workshop – this club has everything you could need for your Marrakech golf holiday. The course offers a unique challenge to low and high handicappers, with every golfer experiencing a true test of golf.

Atlantic Palace Resort

This top-class, five-star hotel has a fantastic reputation and stays true to its Moroccan traditions with large and extravagant architecture and decoration. However, despite the traditional feel, the rooms are modern and vibrant, with the hotel boasting a very contemporary feel.

There are four fantastic restaurants, with the Taj Mahal serving local dishes and the Pacha offering a more rounded international menu. For those looking to try a more adventurous offering, you can try the delightful Lebanese restaurant, Alhan. With relaxation is at the heart of the Atlantic Palace Resort, guests can enjoy the range of amenities on site.

Atlantic Palace Resort

Although there are three golf courses to choose from, including the Golf Du Soleil and the Golf Les Dunes, the hotel gets preferential rates on the superb and challenging Golf de L’Ocean. Golf de L’Ocean is the newest golf course in the region of Agadir, and the 27-hole venue is steeped in natural beauty for golfers to enjoy. The incredible course has some challenging natural features, including sand dunes and cleverly placed pine trees, meaning that it is sure to be a tough test of golf. If you’re looking for outstanding views and a wonderful golfing experience, then Golf de L’Ocean is a must visit golfing destination.

Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort

The Mazagan Beach and Golf Resort is a five-star facility, complete with its own casino, nightclub, and numerous fine dining options. It overlooks the Atlantic Ocean and its very own private area of beach, with 500 beautiful Moroccan themed guestrooms. The traditional seafood restaurants serve up some of the very best local cuisine and the resort is located just outside of the historic town of El Jadida if you fancy exploring the local area during your stay.

Mazagan Beach & Golf Resort

The Mazagan Golf Course was designed by Gary Player, and is a true testament to the quality of his course layouts. It has a links feel throughout, as the fairways run between sand dunes, and you must battle the breeze drifting off the Atlantic. Playing just over 7,200 yards, your game will certainly be tested in this stunning setting. All in all, this is a must-visit venue and easily one of the best golf resorts in Morocco.

Mazagan Golf Course

Michlifen Golf & Country Club

Michlifen Golf Resort is a five-star luxury chalet-like establishment in the beautiful mountains of the Middle Atlas. Covered with evergreen oak and cedar forests, the mountains, at an altitude of 1,650 metres, provide a dream backdrop for guests staying at the hotel. They are noticeably conscious of their beautiful natural surroundings with complimentary timahdite stone column décor, logs in the fashion of an American lodge and tataoui ceilings in the spa.

Continuing Michlifen’s mountain theme is the exquisitely designed hotel restaurant, Le Cedray, and its impressive menu. The French menu exhibits the hunting theme of the restaurant, and all dishes are accompanied by an excellent wine menu.

Michlifen Golf & Country Club

Michlifen Golf Resort is the home of the first course designed by Jack Nicklaus in North Africa. Throughout the native parkland course, golfers can take in panoramic views, with numerous 100-year-old trees and rocky outcrops which have stood the test of time. The course offers both a challenge in length and skill with tight fairways and a range of different shots are required to post a good score. After the round, enjoy a well-deserved drink in the luxurious clubhouse.

Sofitel Essaouira Mogador Golf & Spa

Located less than a mile from the Atlantic Ocean lies the superb Sofitel Essaouira Mogador Golf & Spa. Boasting a Gary Player designed golf course on-site, a world class spa, two outdoor pools and four restaurants, it is a wonderful location for a golf holiday.

Sofitel Essaouira Mogador Golf & Spa

147 well-appointed guest rooms/suites and 28 villas, including two villas designed by Lacoste, all overlook the beautiful sea, pool, or gardens. There are five dining options within the resort - whether it be a relaxed dining setting, local seafood and Asian cuisine or a trendy bar for a cocktail in the evening.

Golf de Mogador

Mogador Golf Course, another fantastic Gary Player designed course, is one of the best and most beautiful in Morocco. Numerous holes played towards the Atlantic Ocean are links in style, however, once you play back towards the resort, there are numerous woodland holes that require a strategic approach in order to score well. The superb Golf de Mogador Academy is also located onsite offering advanced PGA golf lessons and clinics for anyone looking to improve their game.

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Bradley Legg

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