Kasbah Hotel Xaluca Maadid
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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TravelPod Member ReviewsKasbah Hotel Xaluca Maadid Erfoud
Great hotel in Erfoud. Very comfortable with pools indoors and outdoors, and designed and furnished in traditional Berber style. Bedrooms are very spacious with a couple of couches to relax on after a hard days camel riding.
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Today we headed off for Erfoud, crossing the Atlas mountains and what a contrast that was. From the luscious green fields on the west to the arid mountains and desert on the east. The Atlas mountains still have some snow remaining, after the winter. These mountains peak at 4165m and provide the perfect location for a ski resort at Ifrane, once …
... at Ifrane, home to the Al Akhawaya international university and a population of Barbary apes. You could stop and feed them (the apes, not the academics) for photo opps which we found touristy but we indulged anyway. After Ifrane, the skies cleared and the terrain flattened with soaring views of snow capped !!! Atlas Mountains in the distance. We stopped at a town called Midelt for lunch and ...
... than the tourist ones! We went down the back streets and there were the shoe makers and bicycle fixers, the weavers moving the carpets and scarves. They were even sewing the 'reef' and 'billabong' logos to stitch onto the genuine fake clothes! Ali then took us to the sheep & goat market...the going rate for a sheep is 1000 dirum, but during religious ceremonies like the end of Ramadam the prices sky rocket to 3000! Supply and demand! ;) We also stopped off at the 'carpark' ...
... needed for this trip that will take us through the loneliest desert, camels crossed the dunes to camp (nomadic tents) where we ...
... he serenade us with that. Soon we made it out to sit around the fire and sing campfire songs. We ended up all singing a soon from our country. For the life of me I could not think of one besides the National Anthem, or the Rider song, "green is the color, football is the game...." lol. I think I ended up singing a Sublime song, just cause it's all I could think off. Shame on me, I know.
After a long singing session, a couple of the guides took us to climb one ...