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RIU Hotels & Resorts To Open Sixth Hotel in Morocco in March, 2012

  • 08-Mar-12 11:25
  • Morocco
  • Rus Tourism News

The RIU Palace Tikida Agadir will be opening it doors to tourists taking Morocco holidays on 26th March, 2012. The hotel is the 6th Moroccan property belonging to RUI Hotels & Resorts and it boasts a beautiful beachfront location in the port of Agadir.

RIU Hotels & Resorts To Open Sixth Hotel in Morocco in March, 2012

RIU Hotels & Resorts will be launching their sixth Moroccan property on 26th March, 2012 as the brand new Riu Palace Tikida Agadir is scheduled to opens its doors.

The new Riu Palace Tikida Agadir will boast an impeccable collection of 444 rooms and suites and will offer all inclusive Morocco holidays for budget-conscious travellers, as well as an enjoing an excellent beachfront location in the port of Agadir.

The new property is located close to three other Morocco hotels that belong to the Spanish RIU hotel chain in Agadir: ClubHotel Riu Tikida Dunas, Riu Tikida Beach and Riu Grand Palace Tikida Golf.

During holidays to Morocco, guests will be able to enjoy the new resort's facilities including two outdoor heated swimming pools and an indoor pool; a fitness centre; a spa that offers a wide range of luxury treatments, a sauna and hammam; a Kid’s Club; and four gourmet restaurants with menus influenced by local and international cuisine.

 Marrakech: Street Life- Morocco
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The CEO of RIU Hotels & Resorts, Carmen Riu, stated: “Morocco is a fascinating country for its rich culture and exotic traditions. This, together with its landscapes, beaches and great culinary offer, make Morocco a complete tourist destination that every year attracts thousands of tourists.”

The port of Agadir is a fantastic holiday destination in Morocco and is home to over seven miles of golden sandy beaches, azure ocean waters, all-year-round sunshine, and several restaurants and traditional souks.

The co-owners of the Tikida Group, M. Marrache and M. Benabbés-Taarji said: “We are very excited about this new opening, the sixth in our long-term partnership with RIU. We are sure that the hotel will be a success, specially counting on the support of the Government of Morocco who is strongly committed to develop the Tourism industry in the country through its strategic plan ‘Vision 2020’.”

 Hassan II Mosque, Casablanca- Morocco
Image by: Bencito the Traveller, on Flickr

Morocco is a country in North Africa located south of Spain with a coastline spreading across both the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. While enjoying holidays in Morocco, tourists can explore the medieval city of Fez; the movie-famous city of Casablanca that is home to Morocco’s largest mosque, The King Hassan II; and the traditional souks, spice markets and historical ruins in Marrakech.

RIU Hotels & Resorts is a family-run company with over 100 hotels in 16 countries across the world. The group also operates two other hotels in Marrakech.

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