This imposing walled and turreted kasbah, built on a gentle hillside in the Atlas foothills, has infinite views over endless Ourika Valley plateau to Marrakech and beyond. A world away yet only 35km from Marrakech Menara international airport.
From entrance courtyard into the important Moroccan hall where inspired design results in feature domed atrium and mosaic flooring. Entertaining takes place in the grand hall with Moroccan sofas, a formal dining room and comfortable library which opens to a shaded seating and dining terrace. Twin symmetrical stone staircases lead to two principal air conditioned tower bedroom suites with glass doors opening onto very large terraces.
The ground floor features an additional large en-suite double bedroom with doors onto the garden. From ground floor family apartment guest suite, steps lead down to a smaller double guest room, ensuite shower room and a television room with two additional beds.
Set within 2 hectares of olive grove, fruit trees and vegetable gardens, where all fruit and vegetables offered are organic. Terraced plantings incorporate an heated infinity swimming pool (15m x 6m) with Roman entrance steps.
Sleeps: maximum 12 people
in 6 bedrooms + 6 bathrooms + 1 sep WC
A/C in principal bedrooms
Fully Staffed: resident House Manager, cook, housekeeper + maid, gardener, gardien.
Wi-Fi, satellite TV, A/C, Pool (pool heating ** see Important Information). Nearby excellent golf, water park with zip line, horse riding, seasonal Atlas mountain skiing.
Cost of let per week 2020 : with complete service, electric included
Includes meals on arrival comprising dinner / breakfast or lunch
December `19 & January `20 £8,500
July + August £6,250
Remainder of the year £7,000
(pool heating ** see Important Information)
Tnine Ourika (1km + weekly local markets). Within 30mins drive are 4 world-class golf courses. Lac La Tacercost (45min drive – water sports & restaurant), Oukaimeden ski station (40km – 2,800m). Across the river, within Ourika National Park is Berber inspired Kasbah Bab Ourika (special entry can be arranged to take advantage of the Yoga and spa facilities).