Useful information

CountryKingdom of Morocco
CurrencyMoroccan Dirham (MAD) (1 MAD = 0.09 € | 1 MAD = 0.1 $)
Official languagesArabic, Berber
Other languageFrench
Dial Codes+212
WeatherMediterranean climate (January average temperatures range from 9°C (48°F) to 19°C (66°F)

Travel Essentials


Moroccan regulations governing the entry to Morocco stipulate that any foreigner wishing to travel to Morocco should have a valid passport or any other document recognized by the Moroccan State as a travel document (Law No. ° 02-03, November 11, 2003 linked to foreigners’ entry and stay in Morocco).

Nationals of countries listed below are exempted from visa to enter Morocco: Algeria – Andorra – Argentina – Australia – Austria – Bahrain – Belgium – Brazil – Bulgaria – Canada – Chile – Congo (Brazzaville) – Croatia – Cyprus – Czech Republic – Denmark – Estonia – Finland – France – Gabon – Germany – Great Britain – Greece – Guinea (Conakry) – Hong Kong – Hungary – Iceland – Indonesia – Ireland – Italy – Ivory Coast – Japan – Kuwait – Latvia – Liechtenstein – Lithuania – Luxemburg – Macao (up to 30 days) – Mali – Malta – Mexico – Monaco – Netherlands – New Zealand – Niger – Norway – Oman – Peru – Philippines – Poland – Portugal – Puerto Rico – Qatar – People’s Republic of China – Romania – Russian Federation – Saudi Arabia – Senegal – Singapore (They can stay one month without visa) – Slovakia – Slovenia – South Korea – Spain – Sweden – Switzerland – Tunisia – Turkey – United Arab Emirates – United States of America – Venezuela.

Further details on applying for business visa could be obtained by contacting the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.


For your stay in Rabat, please find below a competitive rates negotiated by AMMC to offer a touch of luxury living to the delegates.

THE VENUE : The View Hotel

The View Rabat: a hotel in the heart of the city enjoying an exceptional location, with its 17 panoramic floors overlooking Rabat. An authentic cocoon of well-being with a resolutely contemporary ambiance set against a breathtaking panorama. Elegant and refined, The View Hotel offers 149 exquisite, well-lit and ultra-modern rooms and suites. They boast commanding views of the capital by day and night – an authentic way of discovering one of the most beautiful cities of the realm.

Negotiated price for the conference:
For booking request please contact Mrs Oumama BENSYED,, +212 (0) 5 38 00 07 77 +212 (0) 6 02 65 71 02
Reservation Code: AMERC2018.
Website: The View Hotel

The View Hotel

Sofitel Jardin des Roses

The 5-star Sofitel Rabat Jardin des Roses in Rabat is located close to the Royal Palace surrounded by 17.3 acres (7 hectares) of Andalusian gardens with 3000 roses. Architects Didier Gomez and Karim Chakor have combined French design with Moroccan art on themes of amber, water, roses, mashrabiya latticework and mosaics. Murano glass and marble chandeliers illuminate the hallway.

Negotiated price for the conference:
For booking request please contact Mrs Yasmina ADDOU,, +212 (0) 5 37 67 56 56    
Reservation Code: AMERC2018.
Website: Sofitel Jardin des Roses

Sofitel Jardin des Roses

Le Diwan Rabat

Hôtel Le Diwan MGallery by Sofitel. Boutique hotels with personality for a remarkable travel experience. Located in the heart of the imperial city, close to embassies and ministries, this hotel is perfect for exploring the typical quarters and monuments of Rabat, thus ensuring a unique and memorable experience for its guests.

Negotiated price for the conference:
For booking request please contact Mrs Safaa KARRAKCHOU,, +212 (0) 5 37 21 98 94, +212 (0) 6 94 77 51 08.
Reservation Code: AMERC2018.
Website: Le Diwan Rabat

Le Diwan Rabat

Ibis Rabat Agdal

Situated in Rabat, Ibis Rabat Agdal is 1.1 km from Bus Station. The property is located 1.3 km from Salle Omnisport, a 16-minute walk from Stadium and 1.5 km from French Embassy. Free WiFi is available.
A buffet breakfast is available daily at the property. At the hotel you will find a restaurant serving Moroccan and international cuisine. Halal and Vegetarian options can also be requested.

Negotiated price for the conference:
For booking request please contact Mr Nabil BOURAISSI,, +212 (0) 5 37 13 17 00, +212 (0)6 60 14 70 84.
Reservation Code: AMERC2018.
Website: Ibis Rabat Agdal

Ibis Rabat Agdal

Shuttle service

A free shuttle service will be arranged from the contracted hotels to the conference and social events (the given times may change based on the final agenda of the conference).

DateEventPickup (approx.)Drop (approx.)
23/01/2018Welcome Cocktail6:00 pm9:00 pm
24/01/2018AMERC Meeting8:00 am4:30 pm
24/01/2018City Tour of Rabat (The View - City Tour - Restaurant Moroccan Dinner)4:30 pm8:00 pm
24/01/2018Social event : Moroccan night, Dinner7:30 pm10:30 pm
25/01/2018Conference8:00 am8:00 pm
26/01/2018City Tour Casablanca : Visit to Casablanca Stock Exchange, City Tour8:00 am5:00 pm

Pickup point: Hotel lobby