Hotel Calipau Sahara Dakhla enjoys an exceptional seaside setting on the Bay of Dakhla on Morocco’s Atlantic coast. Fronting a long, private sandy beach on a tranquil lagoon, sheltered from the wind, the 43-room hotel boasts expansive terraces and a 100-foot-long seawater swimming pool at water’s edge. All king and queen rooms are en suite and feature tailored, spare décor with tile floors, beds with heavy dark wood headboards and luxury crisp white cotton bedding, leather ottomans, two sinks, a shower, satellite TV with plasma LCD screens and a safe deposit box. Twin rooms have one sink. The open-air beachside restaurant features abundant fresh seafood caught daily in the bay, as well as traditional Moroccan and continental cuisine.