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Fairmont Royal Palm Marrakech

Address: BP 2470 Km 12 route d’Amizmiz, Marrakech, Morocco

Phone: +212 524 48 78 00

Backed by the snowy peaks of the Atlas Mountains and wrapped in landscaped water gardens, Fairmont Marrakech Royal Palm is a luxury Marrakech hotel welcoming business and leisure travelers alike. A sublime and leafy escape from the bustle of the city, it offers 134 exquisite guest rooms, suites and villas, eight outstanding restaurants and bars, and one of the best golf courses in Marrakech. Just 20 minutes from Marrakech Menara Airport, our elegant Moroccan-inspired hideaway also offers indoor and outdoor pools, soothing treatments at Le Spa, and myriad sporting activities.

Program Inclusions

Your trip package includes: six night deluxe accommodations, all group events as indicated on the program agenda and transportation to and from the airport on the program dates.

Airline Reservations

Flight arrangements are not included in this package. However, we are partnering with Jet Set Travel Concepts who will be more than happy to assist you.

Here is their contact information:

Jay Lane – Phone Number 706 – 300 – 4516



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Travel Insurance

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Moroccan Arabic (Darija) is the official language of Morocco. French is also spoken.


Temperatures in early November range from 83°F during the day and 60°F at night in Marrakech.


Comfortable, casual, and loose-fitting clothing and shoes are the key to relaxed travel. Clothes that do not wrinkle easily work best (i.e. khakis, dress slacks, casual blouses or sport shirts). Dressing in layers allows you to adjust to climate changes.

For sightseeing or tours, be sure to pack for comfort. Light cotton slacks, khakis, shorts, jeans, T-shirts and sport blouses/shirts work well. Sneakers and sandals are suggested.

Business casual attire is suggested for all Scientific Sessions and Welcome reception (jackets and ties optional).

Gala Attire – Cocktail.


The Moroccan dirham (MAD) is the official currency of Morocco.


Moroccan food is a delightful blend of cultural influences, rich flavors, and aromatic spices that has captivated food lovers worldwide. This unique culinary style is a product of Morocco’s diverse history, with its Berber, Arab, Andalusian, and Mediterranean roots.


You will encounter two types of electrical outlets: Type C and Type E, both with round prongs. The country’s electrical system runs on a 220V supply voltage and a frequency of 50Hz.

Time Zone

Time zone in Marrakech, Morocco – Central European Time UTC+1. +6 hours ahead of EST

Join us in Marrakesh, Morocco
120th Annual Meeting
of the New York Section of the AUA
November 10 - 16, 2024