Hotel des Iles is the most famous hotel
Welles stayed dring his production of "Othello"
(1949-1951). Also Jimi Hendrix
stayed here when visiting Essaouira a week in the summer of
Hotel des Iles
built in 1948 by Antoine Marchisio
Mamounia, situated in the old city of Marrakech,
is the most storied of grand hotels in Morocco. Designed
by Henri Prost and Antoine Marchisio.
It opened in 1923 in the nearly 20-acre garden given to Prince
Moulay Mamoun by his father, Sultan
Mohammed III, as an 18th-century-style wedding gift.
Maréchal Juin Resident
General in Morocco (1947 - 1951) visited Mogador
the 4th of May 1951 and inaugurated Hotel des Iles.
There are a wide range of hotels in Essaouira. Most international
tourists find information and booking on internet.