The city of Essaouira is located on the Atlantic coast of Morrocco, 185km from Marrakech. Arranged transfers are available for golfers from Marrakech Airport and from the new international airport at Essaouira.
Sofitel Essaouira Mogador is a luxury 5-star resort which evokes peace and calm in an oasis of hospitality on the beach. Mogador Golf Course follows the route of the Atlantic coastline making it one of the most beautiful golf courses in Morocco.
Essaouira is an 18th-century UNESCO World Heritage city on the Atlantic coast. Although the city was designed by the same Frenchman who designed the city of Saint-Malo in Brittany, Essaouira is infinitely Moroccan with its fortified walls, fishing harbor and sandy beaches extending from the harbour south of Essaourira.
Full of culture, Essaouira features several small art galleries throughout the city. The Gnaoua Festival of World Music has been held in Essaouira since 1998, typically taking place during the last week of June.