MANDARIN ORIENTAL, MARRAKECH LAUNCHES ROMANTIC ESCAPE OFFER AND RICHARD EKKEBUS, TWO-MICHELIN STAR CHEF FROM HONG KONG WILL BE OFFERING EXCEPTIONAL FRENCH CUISINE

Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech will host a pop-up by Chef Richard Ekkebus, Culinary Director at The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong, in February. The two-Michelin star Chef will present his contemporary version of classic French cuisine to diners at the resort’s Mes’Lalla restaurant on 1 and 2 February 2019.

MANDARIN ORIENTAL, MARRAKECH LAUNCHES ROMANTIC ESCAPE OFFER AND RICHARD EKKEBUS, TWO-MICHELIN STAR CHEF FROM HONG KONG WILL BE OFFERING EXCEPTIONAL FRENCH CUISINE

Mes'Lalla restaurant day time
Marrakech Hotel Lobby

Building on his early success, Richard became a pupil of some of the greatest Michelin three-star chefs in France, including Pierre Gagnaire, Alain Passard and Guy Savoy. Among his many awards, he received the Chevalier de l’Ordre national du Mérite from the President of France, in 2015, in recognition of his contribution to French cooking. The Michelin star chef is good at creating contemporary menu infused with the freshest, most exclusive and unique ingredients. While Amber restaurant undergoes renovation, Richard and his team will travel to Morocco to introduce diners to his exciting reinterpretation of French gourmet cuisine and to explore the rich diversity of Morocco’s own culinary culture.

Richard will offer a set menu to diners at Mes’lalla, priced MAD 980 per person. Reservations are available subject to availability.

For more information and bookings, please visit www.mandarinoriental.com, or contact Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech on +212 5 24 29 88 88 or at momrk-restaurants@mohg.com.

Set within secluded gardens filled with 100,000 fragrant roses, Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech has launched a romantic getaway offer for couples to enjoy this magical setting. Roses, cocktails, spa treatments, intimate dinners and other treats are available to couples with the resort’s Romantic Escape offer. For added adventure, guests can explore the mysterious city of Marrakech with private tours of its Medina, museums and historical sites.

The Romantic Escape offer starts from EUR 1,150 per night for one person, and includes:

Luxurious Villa accommodation
Breakfast for two in the privacy of guests’ Villa
Welcome display of 100 roses
One bottle of Veuve Clicquot Brut Champagne and special treats
One four-course romantic dinner for two, including two tantalizing cocktails, in Mes’Lalla Restaurant
Two one-and-a-half-hour spa treatments in a double spa suite
Round-trip transfer from Marrakech Menara Airport
Fast Track through the Airport
Complimentary late check-out until 2pm
High-speed Internet access

The Romantic Escape package is available from 1 January to 31 March 2019. A minimum two-night stay is required. For more information and reservations please visit our website: https://www.mandarinoriental.com/marrakech/la-medina/luxury-hotel

Culinary Director - Richard Ekkebus
Marrakech Hotel Venues Garden
duck foie gras, poached with fondant pickled daikon, sea grapes, radish & dashi 2
View from Royal Suite