Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel – south Morocco

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Updated January 30, 2017 / João Leitão / 2 Comments / Filed in: / Reading time 3 minutes
Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel - south Morocco

Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel – south Morocco

Auberge Café du Sud

The Sahara Desert is a fantastic place.

The Moroccan desert and its orange color sand dunes are one of the country’s best travel destinations.

The Auberge Café du Sud is a fabulous hotel to stay while in Erg Chebbi Dunes.

Swimming pool - Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Moroccan mint tea + swimming pool + desert dunes – Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Regarding accommodation, this hotel in Morocco offers you exclusive luxury bivouacs in the dunes and also rooms with beautiful decoration.

Desert Hotel in Morocco

Sahara Sunset – Desert Hotel in Morocco

❤️ Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

✅ 1- Hotel facade and main entrance

Facade of Auberge Café du Sud Desert Hotel

Facade of Auberge Café du Sud Desert Hotel

✅ 2- Swimming pool and friendly Blue Man from Sahara Desert

Hotel in Sahara Desert – Auberge Café du Sud

Hotel in Sahara Desert – Auberge Café du Sud

✅ 3- Decorated double room, Sahara Desert inspiration

Hotel in Sahara Desert - Auberge Café du Sud

Auberge Café du Sud, Sahara Desert Hotel

✅ 4- Camel trekking in Sahara dunes

Camel trekking in Merzouga Dunes, Morocco

Camel trekking in Merzouga Dunes, Morocco

✅ 5- Tourist children birthday party

Tourist children birthday party - Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Tourist children birthday party – Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

✅ 6- Preparing traditional mint tea with wooden fire

Preparing traditional mint tea with fire - Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Preparing traditional mint tea with fire – Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

✅ 7- Tents in front of hotel

Tents in front of hotel - Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Tents in front of hotel – Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

✅ 8- Oasis inside the dunes 2 hours camel ride away

Oasis 2 hours camel ride from the hotel - Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Oasis 2 hours camel ride from the hotel – Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

✅ 9- Oasis fire and drums

Oasis fire and drums - Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Oasis fire and drums – Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

✅ 10- Desert camp with private tents

Hotel in Sahara Desert - Auberge Café du Sud

Hotel in Sahara Desert – Auberge Café du Sud

✅ 11- Stars in sky and desert bivouac – tents by night

Hotel in Sahara Desert - Auberge Café du Sud

Hotel in Sahara Desert – Auberge Café du Sud, Sahara Desert Hotel

✅ 12- Oasis room inside tent

Oasis room inside tent - Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Oasis room inside tent – Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

✅ 13- Swimming pool view

The swimming pool is one of the hotel’s highlights. While cooling yourself and swimming, you can see the dunes. This is the perfect way to enjoy a refreshing beverage or a delicious Moroccan mint tea.

Swimming pool - Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Swimming pool – Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Erg Chebbi Dunes near Merzouga village are a breathtaking spot. Located in the Moroccan desert near the Algerian border in southeastern Morocco this is one of the region’s best-kept secrets.

📹 Promo video of Auberge Café du Sud:

🏨 Auberge Café du Sud Hotel Services

Camel trekking in Morocco - Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Camel trekking in Morocco – Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Luxury bedrooms, standard bedrooms, restaurant service, live desert music, tents in the dunes, camel trekking trips, desert oasis exploration, sunrise and sunset camel treks, a fantastic pool overlooking the dunes, and 4X4 tours through the region.

🏜 What to do during your stay in the desert?

Serving Moroccan mint tea in Sahara Desert

Serving Moroccan mint tea in Sahara Desert

This is a good question. First of all, you should relax and enjoy life. The Sahara Desert is the perfect place to have some time with yourself.

You can read a book or drink mint tea, enjoying a magnificent view of the dunes.

🐪 What to do in Erg Chebbi Dunes

1- Relax and enjoy life, tranquility, the swimming pool, quietness and the famous mint tea;

Swimming pool - Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Swimming pool – Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

2- Do camel trekking, either to watch the sunrise and sunset from the top of the dunes or, do a 2-hour camel ride reaching the desert oasis by crossing the dunes;

Camel Trekking Merzouga

Camel Trekking Merzouga

3- Visit the Berber villages and oases of Hassilabied and Merzouga, located around the dunes;

4- Go on a 4X4 excursion around Erg Chebbi Dunes;

5- Visit the fossil beds in Erfoud, the cave paintings in Taouz and Rissani Kasbahs;

Fossils on rocks - Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

Millions of years old fossils – Mind-blowing Sahara Desert Hotel

6- Visit the volcanic cobalt plateau of Hamada du Draa;

7- Watch the dancing and singing of the “Les Pigeons du Sables” of Khamlia.

8-Drink Mint tea on the dunes

Min tea in Sahara Desert

Min tea in Sahara Desert

9-Stargazing at night

Stargazing Moroccan Desert

Stargazing Moroccan Desert

🗺 How to get to Merzouga?

You can rent-a-car in Marrakech or get a direct bus.

Supratours Company operates the bus from Marrakech until the Sahara Desert via Ouarzazate.

This journey takes about 12 hours, leaving Marrakech at 08:30 am and arriving at the village of Merzouga at 9 pm.

🛏 Auberge Café du Sud

Erg Chebbi Dunes in Auberge Café du Sud Hotel

Erg Chebbi Dunes in Auberge Café du Sud Hotel

☎️ Contacts: Auberge Café du Sud, Ras el Erg, Merzouga, Morocco ● Phone: +212 661 216 166 ● Email: aubergedusud@gmail.com ● Website: www.aubergedusud.com.

NOTE: This is NOT a sponsored post and I didn’t get anything in return for writing this travel article. Consequently, all content and opinions are entirely my own.

Visual artist shares inspiring photos and exotic travel destinations. Adventure travel blogger with ideas and narratives to motivate independent travelers and audacious backpackers. Intense journeys into more than 126 countries around Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Europe, North America, South America and Oceania since 1999. Expat in Morocco - North Africa since 2007, polyglot and proud Lonely Planet Pathfinders blogger.

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Really an awesome article.. I am surely going in my holidays .

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Thank you for your comment. I wish you happy holidays and I hope you do reach this part of Sahara Desert.

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