The Palais Salam was constructed in the 19th century as the residence of the Pasha (governor) of Taroudannt just inside and forming part of the ancient fortified walls. The grounds contain groves of oranges and pomegranates, lush gardens, and courtyards with cool fountains. Hotel facilities include three restaurants, a bar, fitness room, sauna and Hammam, a swimming pool with garden terraces and patios, A/C, 24-hour room service, hotel safe, currency exchange, conference facilities, internet access, room service, and laundry service. All 142 spacious and traditionally furnished guest rooms are equipped with cable / satellite TV, hair dryer, high-speed internet, and music. Some of the rooms also have balconies.