- Sleeps 8
- 4 Bedrooms
- 4 Bathrooms
- Air Conditioning
- Cook service
- Pool Heating
- Swimming pool
- Table Tennis
Featured in interior publications, this beautifully decorated villa with cook service, is set in extensive lawned gardens. An ideal villa for sightseeing or pool side relaxation.
Ground FloorEntrance hallLarge open-plan sitting room with dining area opening to terracesKitchenCloakroomDouble bedroom with shower room en suite opening to terraceTwin bedroom (can be made as king size bed) with bathroom en suite opening to terraceDouble bedroom with shower room en suite opening to terraceMaster double bedroom with bathroom en suite opening to terrace
First FloorExternal steps lead up to roof terrace
EntertainmentSatellite televisionWiFiDVD PlayerStereoSelection of books
Games and SportsTable tennisBoules
Private Pool14m x 5m1m x 2m deepBuilt-in stepsPool towelsPool heating available - price on request
Villa EssentialsWashing machineTumble dryerHairdryersSafes in all bedrooms
About the villa
Within easy reach of the vibrant souks of Marrakech as well as the magnificent scenery of the Atlas Mountains and the Ourika Valley, the villa offers a very private, quiet retreat in a location that allows guests to combines a sophisticated city break with exploring the great outdoors. The villa is built around a traditional courtyard, from which the bedrooms are accessed. All four bedrooms are of a good size with en suite bath or shower rooms and open to the terraces with tables and chairs and to the gardens. One double and one twin bedroom are accessed off a hallway in a corner of the courtyard and the second and third double bedroom are accessed from a second hallway in another corner of the courtyard. Each bedroom has a furnished terrace. The rest of the house comprises an elegant sitting room with dining area. French doors opening to the courtyard on one side and terrace with soft seating and gardens on the other. The kitchen is well equipped and used by the staff and the shaded dining terrace is accessed from near the kitchen. On the upper level of the house is a comfortably furnished rooftop terrace offering unparalleled panoramic views of the snow-capped peaks of the Atlas Mountains, the perfect place for sundowners after a long day of sightseeing.
The cook at Villa Mauresque prepares three meals a day. Madja enjoys cooking for the guests immensely, using fresh ingredients from the vegetable patch such as tomatoes and aubergines, as well as lemons and oranges from the trees at the villa. She prepares a variety of dishes from Moroccan tagines and assorted salads, to Moroccan breads and a range of beautiful desserts - her favourite dessert is tart a l'orange. She also enjoys taking a lot of care over the setting in which guests enjoy their meals. The style of the table settings is different for each meal and thoughtfully planned between the dining room and the outdoor terrace. The tables are laid with block printed tablecloths from India and ceramics, glassware and cutlery from Morocco, while freshly cut roses and herbs from the garden add the finishing touches.
The extensive, beautifully designed gardens with table tennis leading to the large private pool with shaded soft seating and pool house. This magnificent property is very popular - early booking recommended.
Please note that is a cat that lives outside and is looked after by the villa staff. The cat can be removed if required. Please request on booking.
Guests are looked after by the staff who prepare breakfast lunch, dinner and snacks, birthday cakes as requested, and the villa is available for self-catering. The kitchen is for staff use only but guests can store drinks, snacks and baby foods in the refrigerator. Special dietary requirements and food allergies, dislikes can be accommodated. Please advise on booking. .
Flexible departure day and duration: Minimum stay 4 nights. Please ask for a quotation.
Morocco is an enjoyable destination all-year round with lovely temperatures in the winter months. Our customers also enjoy our villas in Morocco in the summer months due to the dry continental climate. There is low humidity, temperatures drop at night and it is very pleasant in the shade.