Lalla Mira

  • Hotel
14, RUE D'ALGERIE - 44000 Essaouira - Essaouira - Morocco

The first Bio Hotel in Morocco

Sometimes a hotel despite its thick stone facade become the goal of a journey and shows us the path to follow. That's what happened to us when to achieve this organic hotel, we left our continent to find ourselves in an unknown company before.
The first organic hotel in Morocco, "Lalla Mira", took his life to the roots of this country, its structure and its service reflects his taste profonde.Le European reality, the German organization to unite the traditional uses of the region. The most important feature of "Lalla Mira" is the desire to respect the natural environment and the culture.
We would like to help ensure that these different cultures coexist harmoniously and learn to understand and communicate. It is from this fundamental principle that we we want to prepare an authentic experience for our guests, but only if they are giving up comfort. The "Lalla Mira" is particularly devoted to the rules of medicine "Gnawa" which freely expressed in the trances of his music. Our host and the opportunity to know the history and traditions of this medicine to Black Africa.
The hotel was designed from the beginning as an ecological model of Architecture, with maximum comfort for the customers. It is in this area that Udo Haider, my foreman gifted left his mark! Thank you very much for his commitment to morale and support patience.Je recommend to all those who wish to build with environmentally friendly materials.
Solar heating of soil is individually adjustable, the use for installing rain water saves precious drinking water in this region.
Mattresses, blankets and pillows are the kapok fleece and organic cotton sheets.

THE RESTAURANT offers regional agricultural products, tasty and simple sains.Cuisine in olive oil. Vegetarians and fish lovers are leut account there. Since the beginning of the 2005 harvest is to "Lalla Mira" organic vegetables to Meskala, 50 km. about Essaouira.

The HAMMAM "Lalla Mira"

is the oldest bath Essaouira '.

He continues d'être a public bath, very loved by the people for its healing properties since black slaves brought here their "Gnoua" based therapy trance states. They gave him the name of a media of their "Lala Mira". Only after numerous renovations it has become the most beautiful hammam in the city, but also the first to be heated by solar energy.

Further information and prices:

The word "hammam" means: bains.C'est where people go to wash. Especially for women hammam offers a legacy of care. First of all is washed with soft soap, unrefined natural plant product, then the "peeling" of the whole body with a loofah and a Rasul wrap, volcanic soil of the ground very fine .. Then we washed thoroughly, not to mention the hair. Finally we rub the body with the Argan oil. The entrance is free for hotel guests (without care!), The treatments must be booked and paid at the hotel reception. The hammam is open from 9.30 to 19h. for women. Men can enter only with reservation of 19: 00h to 22: 00h (last rendezvous)
The three parts of the treatment program are presented in the form of individual treatment or as a total package.

Relax in the atmosphere and enjoy the Moroccan tradition of "Wellness".

One-day excursion

1. Sources d`Ain El Haejar:
You will leave early to Ain El Haejar, and after a short walk you reach the house of the aunt of Hafid. Breakfast served richly will be waiting there, all presented dishes were grown there.
After you have restored you will climb the hills and will reach their vegetable business which supplies our kitchens carrots, potatoes and vegetables. A glass of tea taken under argan to lift your return journey.
On arrival lunch will be waiting. A wonderful walk aus sources d'Ain El Haejar in the middle of a green park will make you understand the importance ganda of the water in our lives.
(Duration approximately 7:00 to 6:00 p.m.. Price: 300 dirhams all depends on the number of participants.)

2. women's cooperative and visit the cheese 'Souiria' Meskala:
You go through Sidi Kaouki and Sidi Ahmed Essaiya to reach Sminou. After each visit the Sunday market you continue on Imintlit. There you visit the Tamount women's cooperative that manufactures oil from the kernel of the argan tree.
This is where Hassane will pick you, after you have tasted the products of the cooperative by drinking a glass of tea, to take you to his house for lunch,. Then you cross a mountain landscape of beauty unto Meskala.
You will see Lalla Mira vegetable gardens and a beautifully restored riad in the best preserved Kasbah in the region. It is there that produces delicious cheese that is served in our restaurant. Lá also held the traditional Moroccan craft workshops of activities.
You can also choose to return to Essaouira by the beautiful beach of Sidi Kaouiki.
(Duration: from 9:30 to 6:30 p.m. The price depends on the number of participants, islands about 260 dirhams per person.)

3. Travel on camels and candlelight dinner:

Departure in the evening, two hours before sunset ride on your camel and admire the top of the dunes after a ride along the coast, the sun in its decline. Then we go to the camel ranch, where you take a glass of tea and will be able to see very well cared for horses. At dusk you go back on your camel and twenty minutes later, will succeed in the Tangaro inn. This is where you expect a tasty meal in the light of bougies.Ensuite return to self in Essaouira.
(Duration: 5 hours; Price. 400 dirhams for adults, 100 Hirams for a child under 12. The trip by camel is free for children Drinks at Tangaro are not included!).

Half day tour of a

1. hébdomadaire market d'Ahad Draa:
We visit the market hébdomadaire d'Ahad Draa, about 30 kilometers north of Essaouira. You'll find all the local products. We intend to invite you to lunch afterwards in a picturesque location. Then return to Essaouira.

2. The beach of Sidi Kaouki:
The beautiful beach of Sidi Kaouki. Walking, horse or camel. Then a small snack stand in the beach.

3. Excursion résevée women:
An evening "Hadarat" in the countryside, in the painter Regragia Benhila (at least 6 participants). The Hadarat is a city crééeen and music composed by women for women. Groups of musicians were invited from rich families to play before the women of the house.
A similar group was formed in Essaouira who wants to save this tradition of a music expressing particular spirituality. Women gather in a room that is résevée them, they can dance to it, falling into a trance or just enjoy the music. The men have the right to listen to the dehors.C'est an experience you will not forget.
(Duration: 17 hours to 24 hours Price for a group of six 500 dirhams per person, dinner and transportation included.).

other Excursions

Other tours are being developed. In cooperation with Maghrib ENDA, an NGO that cares for rural development projects, we hope to offer you soon for more adventures to let you know the people and the country. According to your wishes and your interests you can choose your arrival.

Many other adventures await you:

1. Windsurfing:
The beginners course and awareness training are available almost all year. During the summer months the wind blows so hard that they are in the morning. The months between May and September are the best for professionals. Essaouira and Sidi Kaouiki are known worldwide with der surfers.

2. Riding
A Diabat and also in Sidi Kaouki you can rent horses to the hour or for a longer duration.

3. bike rides
Bike rental is no problem. We will tell you the most workable circuits. .

4. Introduction to Arabic (classical Arabic)
After five quarters of an hour over you three acquire the basic knowledge of the writing and pronunciation. This will prompt you may continue that language in your country.

5. The Art of Henna, ritual ornaments skin
Our collaborator hachouma show you how to do and will help you ward off reciprocally.

6. Preparation authentic couscous:
Our head chef will reveal the secrets of this dish.
Registration for cooking classes during your initial reservations. You can also learn to make another traditional dish.
cooking classes for over a week, during which you will cook three times in the kitchen of the hotel and three times in the country require separate registration with Muriel Brunswig

Ecosustainability

  • Supporting the local economy
  • Promoting "eco" activities
  • 100% renewable energy
  • Organic or Local Food
  • Car-free accessibility
  • Ecological cleaning products
  • More than 80% waste recycling
  • Energy saving lights
  • Green building
  • Solar thermal panels for hot water
  • Water flow reducers
  • Recovery & reuse of rainwater
  • Towel change on request
  • Water-saving toilets
  • Environmental-friendly fornitures

Service

  • Kitchenette
  • Electric Vehicles Charging
  • Private bathroom
  • Internet
  • Breakfast included
  • Organic garden
  • Bicycles
  • Ecotourism itineraries
  • Wellness center
  • Accessibility
  • Small pets allowed
  • Hairdryer
  • Vegetarians meals
  • Restaurant
  • Covid-19 Safety measures

Theme

  • Romantic escape
  • Sea
  • Wellness holiday
  • Historical House

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