Sofitel Fes Palais Jamaï preserves the authenticity of Fez, the spiritual and cultural capital of Morocco. This hotel was built in 1879, in the finest Moorish style, and became the residence of the Grand Vizir of Jamaï. This former palace with traditional Moorish decor overlooks the Fez Medina. Surrounded by superb gardens, the Sofitel Fès features 5-star facilities and features luxury rooms decorated in an oriental style. Guest rooms are decorated in light, subtle tones and have Moroccan-style furnishings and French windows leading to balconies; all include wireless Internet access, satellite television and minibars. After a work-out in the Sofitel’s fitness center you can unwind in the hot tub, sauna or outdoor swimming pool. For a real treat, the hotel’s beautifully decorated spa offers a range of treatments inspired by oriental techniques. You can sample international gourmet cuisine in the hotel’s 3 restaurants. The traditional Moroccan restaurant serves local cuisine in a lively atmosphere, with belly dancers and a live band. Enjoy a barbecue on the poolside terrace, which has magnificent views of the Medina (historic quarter). After dinner guests can relax with a drink and enjoy the music in the Sofitel’s sophisticated jazz bar.