La Gazelle d’Or, a beautifully luxurious and exclusive hotel, opened in 1961 in the secluded Moroccan city of Taroudant. It has become a popular destination for artists, the socially elite, and the newly wealthy. Among the patrons of the hotel is the former first couple, Jacques and Bernadette Chirac. Nestled in the organic landscape of southern Morocco, the hotel combines visual elements of Moroccan architecture and French interior design, creating a perfect mixture of exotic and classic, old and new. Recently profiled by T Magazine, this gorgeous destination is the perfect escape from the real world and offers a chance to connect with the natural beauty of Morocco. Click through the photographs to explore the hotel’s incredible interiors and surroundings.