The Team

Whether locals, travellers from far ahead or our relatives – our team is like a big family. We are colourful, friendly and professional bunch and you can always contact us should you have questions or concerns. We introduce our team in the following.

It reads like a fairy tale: Loredana travelled to Morocco from Germany to surf. She then met Mo, a local and co-owner of the DFrost Almugar Surf & Yoga House. Sparks were flying not only on the waves … After just a few years Loredana then left her home and became a co-owner.

Mohammed (Mo)

‘Mo’ was born in Taghazout and lived in Spain for more than ten years. He is not only the co-founder and co-owner of the DFrost Almugar Surf & Yoga House, but also the owner of the Almugar Surf Shop Taghazout. Mo speaks Spanish, English, French, Arabic, Tamazight and a bit of German. He loves nothing more than to search for and find the perfect wave.

Loredana

Loredana’s roots are in Germany, Italy and Switzerland. She grew up in the tr-border area. She speaks German, Italian, English, French, Spanish and a little Arabic. She has been the co-owner of DFrost since 2013. She is also the founder and owner of the Pure Travel GmbH travel agency in Switzerland. She is passionate about all kinds of sports – be it snowboarding, surfing, yoga or racing.

Surfhouse Team

Abderrahim

Originally from Agadir and a graduate of the High International Institute of Tourism in Tangier, Abdel has joined the Dfrost team as a General Manager. He is a passionate hands-on manager with a varied professional background in both hospitality and travel industry. Exceeding our guests expectations is both Abdel’s and the team’s top priority.

Tayeb & Ibrahim

Our reliable drivers for airport transfers or excursions. As former taxi drivers, they know the country and its people and nothing lets them lose their cool.

Fadna, Mina & Khadija

Fadna, Mina & Khadija are our dust buster house cleaners! They clean the house and ensure everything is in working order. They make sure no dust will pass them and that all rooms are dust free!

Minimo

Mini-Mo’ has been our head barkeeper since 2015. He studied geography and comes from a Moroccan family of fishers. He is an expert in Berber culture.

Yassine, Mohamed, Ibrahim & Hamza

Our surf instructors are all certified and will make sure that your first wave is unforgettable – and all others even more so!

Meryem

„Taghazout feels like home, no matter who you are or where you came from.“ Meet Meryem and her joyful attitude at the Taghazout villa

Dounia

Dounia was born and raised in Casablanca, growing up she has always been curious about different world cultures and has decided to make traveling her main lifestyle. Dounia is one of our office agents, responsible for all bookings.

Aicha

Aicha gehört seit Beginn zum Team und hat sich von der einfachen Reinigungskraft zum Küchenteam hochgearbeitet.  Ihre lebhaften Art ist ansteckend!

Malika

Malika, Mo’s Schwester gehört seit Beginn des Unternehmens zum Team und ist für das Sauberkeits-Team und den Einkauf tätig.

Ahmed

Ahmed ist der Küchenchef in der Taghazout Villa. Ahmed kommt aus dem Norden Marokkos und hat früher in einem vegetarischem Restaurant gearbeitet. Im Herzen liebt er aber seine Rinds-Tajine.

Youssef

Growing up by the sea in Mirleft Youssef learned surfing from a young age on. After finishing his tourism studies he started traveling Morocco and working in different places until he joined in 2019 the DFrost family. He is known as being reliable and very social person making your stay unforgettable and smooth.

Myrthe

The last few years Myrthe a.k.a Mimi has spend around the world sharing yoga with fellow travelers. Her unique experiences during her travels have lead her to the path she is on.

With her “Dutch down to earth” approach she will guide her students through a mindful Vinyasa, Hatha and Yin yoga class.

Villa surya team

Fatima

Fatima is our cleaning angel and bread-baker in the villa and she will make sure your rooms shine for your arrival. She is a lovely moroccan woman who works with us since 2015.

Mohamed

Meet Mohamed, he is 24 years old, originally from Taghazout. He’s our new Assistant in the kitchen. He’s in our Villa Surya to get trained to become a great chef one day. He enjoys cooking vegetarian food.

Hassan

Hassan is our moroccan Guardian – he’s there to ensure your safety during the night.

Khadija

Khadija is our receptionist at Villa Surya. Born and raised in Agadir the heart of Moroccan hospitality.

Hanane

Hanane gehört seid 2012 zu unserem Team und ist für die Sauberkeit und Instandhaltung der Villa verantwortlich.

Hafid

Hafid kommt aus den Bergen Tamazight und ist somit ein wahrer Berber. Er arbeitet seid der Eröffnung der Villa Surya bei uns und hat sich über die Jahre zu einem begnadeten vegetarisch-veganem Chef entwickelt.

Amy

Amy is our Yoga Manager and Residential Yoga Teacher here at Villa Surya by Dfrost Almugar making sure every class will be created with attention to detail.

She is from Yorkshire UK but traveled the world teaching yoga for over 7 years. Villa Surya has become her  new home since January 2017.

She is trained in Thai Massage and Foot Reflexology and teaches Vinyasa, Yin Yoga and Meditation. She loves to take the guests out on the Stand Up Paddle Boards for a fun-yoga class on the sea or guide you through your silent meditation walk on the beach.

Chelsey

She is from the British seaside town Morecambe Bay, Lancashire, UK.
Chelsey trained with Trimurti Yoga School India in 2014, on their unique Multi-Style (Hatha, Vinyasa Flow, Ashtanga, Yin, Sivananda) 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training course. Her teaching history brought her to her own style which she calls -Inner Sense Yoga-

Creative yoga sequences integrating Chakra Philosophy and Emotional Empowerment. Gracefully alternate between active strength and passive relaxation postures. Kundalini Yoga Warm-Ups, authentic Pranayama (breathing exercises), Asanas (postures), and Meditation/Relaxation (Visualisations, Mantra & Mudras). Chill out mantra music, aromas and invigorating essential oils.

Chelsey’s classes inspire students to listen to the wisdom of their body, so they can bring themselves back to balance both on the mat and off the mat!