Need to know
Three rooms, two suites and a pavilion, all very private and looking out on the gardens.
Noon, but flexible, subject to availability. Check-in, 2pm. The hotel can arrange for you to use a shower to freshen up if you have a late flight, and the hotel try to accommodate early and late comers as much as possible.
Double rooms from $204.58 (£164), excluding tax at 10 per cent.
Rates include breakfast, afternoon cake and tea, and mineral water.
If you're hoping to stay connected throughout your stay, be aware that WiFi is only in rooms, the fan room and the library; the dining room, pool and gardens are black-out zones.
25 July to 21 August 2019.
At the hotel
Hammam, treatment room for massage, aromatherapy and reflexology, library, limited WiFi. IPod docks and DVD players are available on request.
Our favourite rooms
Zahara suite has a lovely terrace, wooden four-poster and fireplace. The Perla suite is on the roof, with open fireplace, marble bath and big private terrace. Bebra has a hand-painted bathroom ceiling and traditional brass fittings.
The heated pool is shaded by palms and surrounded by gardens, parasols and teak sundecks.
Layers in winter; swimmers.
Airport transfer for £20 (highly recommended). Private parties of up to 14 adults can book the whole property. Call for specific details of wheelchair access.
Welcome. Baby cots are free and can be added to Mecila, Zahara and the Pavillion; . Extra beds for under-16s are £50 a night can be added Zahara and the Pavillion. Babysitting, changing mats and highchairs are available on request.