You’ll find a wide range of hammams in Moroccan cities..
You also will find luxury hammams in major cities.
A Moroccan hammam is usually a series of rooms going from hot to cool. You progress in stages through the rooms being washed with black olive soap and having hair treatments and being exfoliated with a rough glove.
Although the setting varies from public facilities , to private, high-end experience. ‘Hammam’ meaning bathroom in Arabic.
MOROCCAN HAMMAM - BATH
TRADITIONAL HAMMAM IN MOROCCO
Hammams have played a significant part in Moroccan culture for centuries. A traditional steam room loosely translated as “spreader of warmth” is used by Moroccans at least once a week for a ritual based body treatment that involves the steaming, scrubbing and massaging of the skin until it glows.
The history of Moroccan Hammam tradition goes back 100’s of years. It is an integral part of everyday Moroccan culture, the custom extends beyond North Africa. Hammam is popular also in Turkey, Syria, and the UAE.