Follow the trail through lush palm groves in the shadow of Erg Chebbi, the biggest sand dunes in Morocco to a small village Ksar Khamlia, called "The South Gate of the Desert" and enjoy the hospitality in our Guest House Dar el Khamlia. The village is located 7km from Merzouga on way to Touz. From here go the way to Zagora and MFis - mineral mine. It is near to a real lake (salt) Dayet Sriji with birds of which flamingos are most beautiful. It is a perfect place for the ones who do not want many tourists around. It is perfect also for them who want to be near the local people and learn about theirs life. This is a great place to make yourself at home.
Dar el Khamlia is a private traditional and authentic house. It offers hospitality and serene home. It is in one edge of the village with view over sand dunes and the village. There is the living room and patio, which give a little cold when it is to warm outside.
The rooms are in typical Moroccan stile with double bed. There is the fan when it is warm and stove when it is cold. The bathroom with shower and toilet. From window is nice view over the desert. Rooms are cleaned daily.
We serve authentic traditional Berber food - tajine, couscous and other delicacy as Medfouna, Berber pizza cooked in the sand. Moroccan breakfast. We offer half board or full board.
Laundry service, babysitting
Rates & Availability
Double or Single room: 13EUR per person
Double room / Half Board: 20EUR per person
Single room / Half Board: 20EUR per person
Breakfast: 3,0EUR per person
Lunch 8,0EUR per person
Dinner: 7,5EUR per person
We offer camel trek into sand dunes, excursions by 4x4 and other activity.
If you wish to be picked up we offer free pick up from and to Merzouga.
From Rissani it costs 20EUR.
This price for pick up at airport or Rissani can be divided up to 5 people sharing.
Please advise us of which airline you are traveling on. Include the flight number, departure and arrival date and time, and terminal number
From Marrakech, drive East to Erfoud via Ouarzazate
From Fez, drive South to Errachidia via Meeknes and then to Erfoud.
From Erfoud, continue South 14 km to Rissani, through the village and follow the road Southeast 30 km to Merzouga. Continue around Merzouga and about a 7 km you are in Ksar Khamlia.
When you come to Merzouga or near Khamlia call us please and we bring you. Phone number: +212 670 914 351
We offer 10% discount if you stay min 2 nights.