Bin El Ouidane Morocco

Widiane Resort ★★★★★

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VeryChic Perks
  • Breakfasts included
  • A complimentary 2-hour hike included
  • A complimentary 1-hour kayak session included
  • With stays of 4 nights or more: a complimentary 20-minute boat tour
  • With stays of 5 nights or more: a complimentary dinner (excluding drinks) for 2 people
  • VeryFlexible: cancel with a refund, book in complete safety!
Our price includes:
  • Choice between 10 categories of accommodation
  • Breakfasts
  • A complimentary 2-hour hike per person, per stay (worth 500 MAD (around €46) for 2 people)
  • 1 hour of kayak offered per person, per stay (worth 360 MAD - about €33 for 2 people)
  • For stays of 4 nights or more: a complimentary 20-minute boat tour per person, per stay
  • For stays of 5 nights or more: a complimentary dinner (excluding drinks) for 2 people, per stay
  • VeryFlexible: cancel up to 5 days before arrival, without need for justification, and receive a voucher for the booking amount (excludes booking fee and any additional insurance, transport, or activities). A €20 service charge applies on bookings under €500, or €50 for bookings exceeding €500. Voucher valid on the entire VeryChic website without any time limit.
Our price does not include:
  • Meals and drinks not mentioned in the offer
  • Local tourist taxes of 39.60 MAD (around €3.64) per person, per night (to be paid directly to the hotel)
  • Transport & transfers
  • Administrative travel costs (visa etc.) for destination and/or transit countries
  • Optional supplementary insurance (unless selected at the time of booking)
  • Processing fee in the event of cancellation (initial booking fee is retained)
  • Anything not mentioned in "Our price includes"
  • The hotel’s location, surrounded by wilderness on the edges of lake Bin el Ouidane.
  • The weird yet wonderful Berber-Thai architectural style. That’s new!
  • The signature Moroccan hospitality.
  • The giant infinity pool that almost becomes one with the lake.
Book in complete safety

Book in complete safety

Cancel up to 5 days before arrival, without need for justification, and receive a voucher to spend on a subsequent booking (excludes booking fee, and any additional insurance, …

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Book in complete safety

Book in complete safety

Cancel up to 5 days before arrival, without need for justification, and receive a voucher to spend on a subsequent booking (excludes booking fee, and any additional insurance, transport, or …

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Widiane Resort ★★★★★

An exotic retreat with the world at your feet.

Very good
8.4 /10
By Amy Turner, VeryChic correspondent
Is anything ever new any more? I sometimes ask myself as I scroll through a never-ending stream of selfie snaps against some heavily filtered sunset background. Everyone is so busy showing off that it scarcely seems to matter where we are, as long as it comes out nice on a screen. That’s when I decided that it was time to head away from the tourist trail, off the beaten track. Although when I say “off the beaten track”, don’t get me wrong, I’m not talking about tents or backpacks! I’m talking about a little corner of solitude lost in a pristine wilderness. Perched on a bucolic mountainside, the Widiane Resort opens its doors to those looking for the ultimate get-out clause from modern over-exposure…

Serenity Room

Maximum occupancy: 2 people

Serenity Room
Serenity Room
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    Surface area: 30m2
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    Bed type: 1 King Size bed
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    Bathroom with: shower, toilet, hairdryer, complimentary toiletries
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    Room with: small terrace, minibar, air conditioning, flat screen TV with satellite channels, tea & coffee essentials, safe, Wi-Fi

Horizon Room

Maximum occupancy: 2 people

Horizon Room
Horizon Room
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    Surface area: 35m2
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    Bed type: 1 King Size bed
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    Bathroom with: shower, toilet, hairdryer, complimentary toiletries
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    Room with: terrace with lake view, air conditioning, flat screen TV with satellite channels, tea & coffee essentials, safe, minibar, Wi-Fi

Atlas Room

Maximum occupancy: 2 people

Atlas Room
Atlas Room
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    Surface area: 36m2
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    Bed type: 1 King Size bed
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    Bathroom with: shower, toilet, hairdryer, complimentary toiletries
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    Room with: balcony, air conditioning, flat-screen TV with satellite channels, safe, minibar, tea & coffee essentials, sofa, Wi-Fi

Tradition Room

Maximum occupancy: 2 people

Tradition Room
Tradition Room
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    Surface area: 25m2
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    Bed type: 1 King Size bed
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    Bathroom with: shower, toilet, hairdryer, complimentary toiletries
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    Room with: minibar, air conditioning, flat-screen TV with satellite channels, tea & coffee essentials, safe
  • 24-hour reception
    Check in from 3pm and check out by midday
  • 128 rooms, suites and villas (non-smoking)
  • Wi-Fi available for free in the rooms, suites, villas and common areas of the hotel
  • 3 restaurants:
    Le Bistrot du Lac: International & Moroccan cuisine with breathtaking lake view
    Safran: à-la-carte refined Moroccan cuisine with Berber influences
    La Véranda: located on the top floor of the Source, breathtaking lake views, buffet or à-la-carte world cuisine with seasonal produce
    Menus adapted for special dietary requirements available on request and with confimation from the hotel
  • Karma Lounge Bar: cocktails and tapas with Thai-inspired décor (open from 6pm-midnight)
  • Spa (open daily from 10am-10pm):
    With hammam, pool, sauna, hot bath, treatments, beauty center, massages - for a surcharge
    Treatment menu available at the hotel reception
  • 2 outdoor pools (open daily from 7am-7pm)
    Towels available
  • Gym (open from 10am-10pm):
    With weight-training equipment, bikes & cardio machines
  • Kids Club (ages 2-12) available for free
  • Activities: kayak, pedal boat, paddle, boat ride, hiking with a local guide - for a surcharge
  • Complimentary private parking available
  • The establishment provides disabled and limited mobility access on request and with confirmation from the hotel
  • Pets are not permitted in the establishment
  • A trip to uncover the wonderful landscapes of the Bin el Ouidane lake, a reservoir that covers 3,700 hectares. The intense blues of the lake and burnt umber tones of the earth make for a striking contrast.
  • The Sunday market in Bin el Ouidane village.
  • The staggering gorges of Oued el Abid, craggy cliffs up to 600 metres deep. The views from the cliff road are something else!

Widiane Resort ★★★★★

44 Chemin du Lac de Bin El Ouidane

R306

Bin El Ouidane

Morocco

The Widiane Resort ***** is located in a natural park on the edge of the Bin el Ouidane Lake in the heart of the Berber Mountains, about 200km from Marrakech.

BY PLANE

  • The closest airport is the Marrakech Menara Airport (RAK) which is located about a 200 km drive from the hotel. The airport receives year round flights from most major airports and capitals. Alternatively, Casablanca Airport is also an option, though slightly further from the hotel at a 234 km drive away. This airport also receives year round flights from most major airports and capitals.

    It is possible to arrange a transfer in advance with the hotel directly, from either airport, for an extra charge.

ADMINISTRATIVE FORMALITIES

  • Passports must be valid for at least 6 months from your planned return date from Morocco.

    The names and last names on your travel documents/tickets must be identical to how they appear on your passport.

Location
8.5/10
Common areas
8.7/10
Rooms
9.2/10
Service
8.2/10
Restaurant
8/10
  • Health & travel rules for Morocco:
    All Covid-19 related rules and travel restrictions have been lifted in Morocco. However, as this is subject to change, we recommend visiting the official Visit Morocco website for the most up-to-date information, as well as your own government's travel advice, prior to travel.

  • 1 or 2 nights minimum stay depending on the dates selected at the time of booking
  • The balance of your stay is to be paid directly to the hotel in the currency of the country in which it is located (MAD). The prices shown here (in EUR) are subject to change according to fluctuations in exchange rates.
  • Local tourist taxes of 39.60 MAD (around €3.64) per person, per night (to be paid directly to the hotel)
  • Ramadan: Although it is strongly discouraged to eat, drink and smoke in public places in accordance with local standards, hotels will offer meals and drinks in many of their restaurants and bars.
    Alcohol consumption is allowed in the resort bars after sunset only. The rest of the day, drinking alcohol is not possible in public places.
    The vast majority of tourist attractions will be open during Ramadan and the degree of attendance can be reduced.
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From Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and on Saturdays, Sundays and French bank holidays from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Local call charges may apply.
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