In the High Atlas region - “Jebel Toubkal” (4,167 m) dominates the whole of North Africa. A few km from Marrakech, the top of the country is also a favourite destination for hikers. In summer, although the area is very sunny, the altitude makes the comfortable temperature for hiking. Several hikes are available to you from the beautiful village of Imlil,Morocco.
Presentation of the Imlil hotel :
70 km from Marrakech at the foot of Mount Toubkal is the Imlil Hotel called Les Etoiles du Toubkal - hotel with restaurant - a peaceful haven nestled in the heart of the High Atlas, one of the most famous and peaceful valley in southern Morocco .
“Hotel les Etoiles du Toubkal” is located in a Berber village in the Toubkal Mountains, in Imlil - a 15-minute drive from Toubkal National Park. It features a furnished terrace and a traditional restaurant on site.
Each room in our Imlil hotel features a mountain view and includes heating and a private bathroom with a shower. A Moroccan breakfast is served every morning. You can relax in the hotel’s garden and free Wi-Fi access is available in designated areas. Hotel les Etoiles du Toubkal - hotel in Imlil - offers transfer services on request, and can organise excursions for you to discover the local area. If you arrive by car, it is possible to reserve free public parking in advance.
HOTEL LES ETOILE DU TOUBKAL : 20 Hotel Rooms
Comfortable rooms in Imlil !
Our hotel in Imlil offers high quality decorated rooms , ideal place to stay and relax before you take Toubkal trekking tour. Hotel Les Etoiles Du Toubkal rooms are designed in Moroccan style. Read more at hotel rooms page.
Restaurant for everyone in Imlil !
Our hotel in Imlil offers traditional Moroccan cuisine. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner every day and you will love Moroccan food served in our Imlil hotel. Read more at hotel restaurant page.
Terraced area - garden for everyone in Imlil !
Our hotel in Imlil offers large comfortable terraced area for breakfast , dinner and for lunch for every Imlil visitor. Enjoy your meal at garden with fantastic view to the mountains of High Atlas. Read more at hotel rooms page.
We organize Toubkal trekking from Imlil !
Our hotel also organize range of treks to Toubkal in High Atlas mountains. Very popular treks are for 2, 3, 6 and 7 days (including an ascent of the summit of Mt Toubkal). Sure you will enjoy hikes through the picturesque panoramas in Atlas mountains , also valleys and Berber villages of the High Atlas. Read more at Toubkal trekking page.
We organize Morocco private tours from Marrakech !
Hotel les Etile du toubkal organizes also private Morocco tours from Marrakech to Merzouga desert , Marrakech to Zagora & Mhamid , Marrakech to Atlantic coast tour , Marrakech to Atlas mountains tour. Read more at Tours and Excursions page.
About Imlil !
Imlil is a village in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco. It is a good starting point for a trekking holiday or for climbing Mt. Toubkal the highest mountain in North Africa (4167m). Imlil village has a variety of shops and "pensions" as well as being a base for guides and trekking parties. The route to Toubkal starts in the village. Its a progressive community and money from tourism goes into a variety of projects organised by the Village association. Imlil is a base for mountain guides and muleteers who work in the area surrounding Jebel Toubkal. It is also a main entry point for those wishing to trek in the mountains in this area. The valley in which Imlil lies is periodically flooded. Imlil is approximately 60 km south of Marrakech, and it can be reached by road through the foothills of the High Atlas Mountains. Grand taxis regularly run to and from Marrakech. The drop off point in Imlil is the scrubby space next to the Hotel-Cafe Soleil at the bottom end of the village, by the river.
How to get to Imlil ?
By far the quickest and easiest way to get to Imlil from Marrakech is to take a grand taxi, which leave frequently when full (especially in the mornings) from the grand taxi station near Sidi Mimoun Garden. The price for a seat in a grand taxi (May 2015) is 50dh, and the journey time around 75-90 minutes. The road is now fully paved, even beyond Asni. Hotel Les Etoiles Du Toubkal organize also private transport to and from Marrakech. Contact us for more information at our Contact page.
What to do in Imlil ?
Trekking is one of the very best things Morocco has to offer In the High Atlas. Imlil is the starting point for the ascent of Mount Toubkal, the highest mountain in North Africa. There are many guided treks up to the mountain and two refuges, Refuge de Toubkal and Les Mouflons at 3200m altitude for an overnight stay. You should seek guidance locally as to weather conditions. Read more at Toubkal trekking page.
Souvenir shops in Imlil !
There is a group of shops that cater to tourists towards the south of the village, selling items including jewellery, headscarves, and the moroccan djellaba - a full body garment with a pointed hood worn by both men and women.