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Dining Out: Sahara Desert 2024

Bottle of Wine and Glasses Set at Beldi Dining Table

This is the ultimate 2024 dining experience in the Sahara Desert. Choose between private dining in the dunes, smart dining in the restaurant tent, a more casual affair under the shade of a Berber tent or a nomadic feast under the stars.

Our chef creates locally sourced, delicious Moroccan meals, catering for all dietary needs. Ingredients are bought daily from the village and freshly prepared in our fully equipped kitchen.

Breakfast Table Prepared in the Sahara Morocco
Beldi Guide Preparing Lunch in the Sahara Morocco Camp

At lunch time, a full picnic can also be taken to a desert oasis with a nomadic lunch served under the shade of the Tamarisk trees, on your camel trekking or 4×4 tour.

We love to cater for special occasions, so let us know if there is a Birthday or Anniversary and we will include a bottle of Champagne and a cake!

Alcohol can be brought to the Erg Chigaga camp for chilling and serving, please ask your driver on the journey down.

Tea ready to be served in the luxury Sahara Camp in Morocco


Evening inside the Lounge at Sahara Camp Morocco

As the sun begins to set, take a guide to the top of the high dunes, for the most spectacular view of the undulating Sahara Desert.

After dinner, the fire is lit in the centre of the tents and cushions laid out to enjoy a magical evening around the camp fire, under a dome of falling stars. Traditional Berber musicians gather and the drumming and singing begins, taking you to another world, another time and place.

You can even sleep outside under the stars, just ask the team to set up your bedroom!

Sleeping Under the Stars Sahara Morocco
Traditional Ceremony with Drums by Camp Fire at Moroccan Desert Camp

Frequently Asked Questions

What activities are available after dinner at the camp?2024-01-01T19:25:35+00:00

After a delicious and satisfying dinner at the Erg Chigaga desert camp, guests are in for a treat with the exciting activities available to them. This luxurious desert camp, situated in the heart of Morocco’s vast and majestic Sahara Desert, offers an experience like no other.

As the sun sets over the sand dunes and the cool evening breeze rolls in, guests are transported to a world of enchantment as they gather around the central fire pit. Here, cushions are laid out for maximum comfort as you relax under a dome of twinkling stars. The atmosphere is simply magical – one that can only be found in this remote location.

But that’s not all – traditional Berber musicians gather at this time to serenade guests with their rhythmic drumming and soulful singing. As their captivating melodies fill the air, you’ll find yourself transported to another time and place – one where worries don’t exist and all that matters is being present in this moment of pure bliss.

Not only does this evening activity provide entertainment, but it also allows for cultural immersion into the rich traditions of Berber music. This ancient form of storytelling through song has been passed down through generations and continues to captivate listeners with its hauntingly beautiful sounds.

And if that wasn’t enough, there’s also an option for stargazing after dinner! With minimal light pollution in the area, guests can take advantage of clear skies by gazing up at constellations they may have never seen before. Our knowledgeable staff can even point out certain stars or planets using powerful telescopes, providing an educational experience unlike any other.

In addition to these magical activities after dinner at Erg Chigaga desert camp, there are plenty more adventures waiting during your stay such as camel trekking across golden sand dunes or quad biking through rugged terrain.

So why settle for just any ordinary evening after dinner when you can have an extraordinary one at Erg Chigaga? Come and experience the beauty, culture, and adventure of this desert camp – your senses will thank you.

Can special occasions be celebrated at the camp?2024-02-29T22:24:59+00:00

Absolutely! At Erg Chigaga desert camp, we pride ourselves on providing a unique and unforgettable experience for all of our guests. We understand the importance of special occasions and are more than happy to help you celebrate them while staying at our camp.

Whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, or any other milestone event, our team is ready to make it extra special. Imagine celebrating your loved one’s birthday under the starlit sky in the middle of the tranquil Sahara desert. Or marking your wedding anniversary with a romantic dinner surrounded by golden sand dunes as far as the eye can see.

Upon booking your stay with us, simply let us know about any upcoming special occasion and we will take care of all the details. As a gesture from us to you, we will include a bottle of chilled Champagne and a delectable cake to add an extra touch of celebration to your stay.

But that’s not all – our camp offers so much more than just food and drinks for these events. Our staff will go above and beyond to ensure that every moment is truly memorable for you and your loved ones. From arranging surprise decorations in your tent or private dinner setting to organising activities such as camel rides or stargazing sessions – we will work closely with you to create an experience tailored specifically for your occasion.

In addition, being located in the heart of Morocco’s Sahara desert means that there are endless possibilities for creating unique experiences that cannot be replicated anywhere else. Our beautiful surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for capturing stunning photos and making unforgettable memories with those closest to you.

So why settle for a traditional celebration when you can make it extraordinary at Erg Chigaga desert camp? Allow us to elevate your special occasion into an extraordinary adventure filled with luxury camping accommodation, exceptional service, breathtaking views, and one-of-a-kind experiences.

Don’t wait any longer – book now and let us help you create memories that will last a lifetime at Erg Chigaga desert camp. Trust us, your special occasion will be nothing short of extraordinary with us.

How does the chef source ingredients for the meals?2024-01-01T19:19:23+00:00

Sourcing ingredients is a crucial aspect of any chef’s job, as the quality and freshness of ingredients greatly impact the taste and overall success of a meal. At Erg Chigaga desert camp, our talented chef goes above and beyond to ensure that every dish he prepares is not only delicious but also ethically sourced.

Located in the heart of Morocco’s stunning Erg Chigaga desert, our camp prides itself on offering guests an authentic and sustainable experience. This extends to our dining options, where we prioritise using locally sourced ingredients for all our meals. Our chef understands the importance of supporting local communities and businesses, which is why he visits the nearby village daily to purchase fresh produce directly from farmers.

Not only does this support the local economy, but it also guarantees that our dishes are made with the freshest and most flavourful ingredients available. Our menu features traditional Moroccan cuisine with a modern twist, catering to all dietary needs. Whether you’re vegan, vegetarian, or have specific food allergies or preferences, rest assured that our chef will cater to your needs without compromising on taste or quality.

One might wonder how we manage to prepare such delectable meals in a remote location like the Erg Chigaga desert. Well – our kitchen is fully equipped with state-of-the-art appliances and tools that allow our chef to work his magic effortlessly. From traditional tagines simmering over charcoal fires to modern ovens baking freshly made bread – our kitchen has it all!

At Erg Chigaga desert camp, we believe in sustainable practices not just when it comes to sourcing ingredients but also in minimising food waste. That’s why our portions are carefully planned so that there is no excess food left behind. We also compost any organic waste generated during meal preparation.

In conclusion,
our talented chef at Erg Chigaga desert camp takes great pride in creating mouthwatering dishes using locally sourced ingredients while practicing sustainability throughout the process. So, when you visit us, be prepared to indulge in a culinary journey that not only satisfies your taste buds but also contributes positively to the local community and environment. Come experience the true flavours of Morocco at Erg Chigaga desert camp – where every meal is a celebration of culture, tradition, and sustainability.

Can I choose where I want to dine in the camp?2024-01-01T19:13:59+00:00

Yes, as a guest at the Erg Chigaga desert camp, you have various options when it comes to dining. The camp prides itself on offering a unique culinary experience that showcases the flavours of Morocco while also providing a luxurious setting for your meals.

Firstly, let’s talk about the location. The Erg Chigaga desert camp offers breathtaking views of the surrounding dunes and landscape, making it the perfect backdrop for any meal. Whether you choose to dine in private or with other guests, you will be immersed in the beauty of the Moroccan desert.

Now on to your dining options. The first option is private dining in the dunes. This is an intimate and romantic experience where you can enjoy a delicious meal under a canopy of stars with only your loved ones by your side. You will be served by attentive staff who will ensure that every aspect of your evening is perfect.

Next up is smart dining in the restaurant tent. This option provides a more formal setting where you can indulge in gourmet cuisine prepared by our talented chefs using fresh and local ingredients. With elegant decor and candlelit tables, this option is ideal for special occasions or if you simply want to treat yourself during your stay.

For those looking for a more casual affair, there is also an option to dine under one of our Berber tents which provide shade from the hot sun while still allowing you to enjoy stunning views of the desert surroundings. This option offers traditional Moroccan dishes such as tagines and couscous cooked over an open fire pit giving them authentic flavors.

And finally, perhaps one of our most popular options among guests – nomadic feasts under the stars. Immerse yourself fully into Moroccan culture by experiencing feasting like nomads do out in nature surrounded by lanterns and flickering campfires while enjoying traditional music entertainment.

No matter which choice you make regarding your dining experience at Erg Chigaga desert camp, I can assure you that you will not be disappointed. The camp’s commitment to providing exceptional service and creating a truly unforgettable dining experience is evident in every aspect. So go ahead and indulge your senses in the flavours and ambiance of the Moroccan desert at Erg Chigaga desert camp. Bon appétit!

What is the dining experience like at the Sahara Desert camp?2024-02-29T22:25:46+00:00

The dining experience at the Sahara Desert camp is truly one-of-a-kind. Nestled deep in the heart of Erg Chigaga, one of Morocco’s largest and most remote sand dunes, lies a hidden gem known as the Erg Chigaga Tent Suites.

As you enter this exclusive desert camp, you are transported into a world of luxury and comfort amidst the rugged landscape of the Sahara. The tent suites are equipped with lavish amenities such as plush beds, cosy seating areas, and private bathrooms for your convenience.

But it is not just the accommodation that makes this dining experience exceptional. It is also the breathtaking environment that surrounds it. As you sit down for your meal under a starry canopy in an open-air dining area, you will be mesmerised by the beauty and tranquillity of the desert.

And if that wasn’t enough to set this dining experience apart from any other, there’s more! The camp offers a unique activity that cannot be found anywhere else – climbing to the top of high dunes during sunset to witness an awe-inspiring view of Erg Chigaga.

As the sun begins to set over these immense sand hills transforming them into shades of gold and orange, take a guide with you to reach higher ground for an even more magnificent view. Here at Erg Chigaga Tent Suites, we believe no dining experience would be complete without indulging all five senses; sight being one we simply can’t ignore.

So while feasting on delectable Moroccan cuisine prepared by our skilled chefs using fresh local ingredients from nearby villages, let yourself immerse in all the elements around you – feel your feet sinking into soft sand beneath them; hear faint sounds of wildlife echoing through vast openness; smell aroma-rich spices mixed with a gentle breeze; taste authentic flavours bursting in every bite.

In conclusion, if you want a truly unforgettable dining experience unlike any other in this world or perhaps beyond it – come join us at Sahara Desert camp, Erg Chigaga Tent Suites. We guarantee it will leave you speechless and with a heart full of memories to last a lifetime.

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