5 of our favourite villas close to Marrakech

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Enjoy the comfort and privacy of our luxury villas in Marrakech, while being within reach of the exhilarating, seemingly never-ending maze of souks. These five properties offer the best of both worlds; each located in a tranquil oasis of their own, yet all are just a short drive away from the excitement of the city. 

Dar Yasmina

Dar Yasmina is one of our favourite villas in Marrakech, take a look through the gallery and you’ll see why! Sleeping up to ten guests across five fabulous suites, this villa has been thoughtfully furnished and decorated with much attention to detail. 

An elegant sitting room is decorated in warm terracotta hues with a fireplace for those cooler months, while the outdoor living area is spacious and inviting, encompassing a 12m long private pool and a pretty poolside pergola among the beautifully manicured gardens.

Though we think the best seat in the house is up on the villa’s rooftop terrace overlooking the majestic Atlas Mountains.   

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Dar Jamil

One of our largest Marrakech villas, Dar Jamil sleeps up to 16 guests and is beautiful inside and out.

Inside the villa is incredibly spacious, with a magnificent central courtyard surrounding a calming water feature and decorated with colourful Moroccan textiles. It’s ideally designed to accommodate families with dedicated twin and children’s bedrooms, alongside garden suites for grandparents or teenagers to enjoy their own space.

Outside an 18m pool enjoys unmatched views across neighbouring olive groves towards the Atlas Mountains. In the evening guests can watch the sunset and enjoy relaxing evenings beneath the starry sky in the al fresco lounge. 

A wonderful Cook prepares three meals a day, while the Villa Manager is on hand to arrange private taxis to the Medina or excursions upon request.  

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Villa Mauresque

This incredible value villa is equally suited for long weekends in Spring and week long retreats in the sizzling hot summer. An ideal option for groups of friends or families, Villa Mauresque features five beautifully decorated suites with very comfortable beds, plus fluffy robes and slippers. 

A fantastic choice for foodies, Madja the cook prepares three delicious meals a day; breakfast includes fresh juice, eggs and Moroccan pancakes, while dinners are hearty traditional dishes like tagine using ingredients from the villa’s vegetable patch. 

The private pool is located amidst the beautifully manicured lawns, while the delights of Marrakech are just a short drive away and the Villa Manager is happy to help arrange a car.

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Dar Tamazerte

Pool area

Dar Tamazerte is one of just eight properties located on a private estate just a 25 minute drive from Marrakech. The Villa Manager can arrange private taxis to and from the Medina as well as excursions further afield upon request.

Inside the villa is tastefully decorated in traditional Moroccan style with colourful textiles and shimmering gold lanterns. There is ample space for up to eight guests sharing, including an elegant dining room with vaulted ceilings opening to a dreamy terrace for al fresco lunches prepared by an excellent cook.

Outdoor dining area

Guests can wake up to enjoy breakfast on the roof terrace overlooking the Atlas Mountains before spending long lazy afternoons enjoying the private pool and flower-filled gardens. 

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Dar Al Laimuna

One of our favourite private villas In Marrakech, Dar Al Laimuna has the wow factor. Ten lucky guests can be accommodated within five gorgeous bedrooms; the master suite has a fabulous four-poster bed and charming private terrace. 

Guests can take a turn around the extensive gardens and cool off from the desert heat in the inviting private pool. For total indulgence and ultimate holiday relaxation a treatment room is also located within the grounds, shared with other villas on the estate.  

Master double bedroom opening to terrace

The rooftop terrace is spectacular and provides the perfect spot for an evening aperitif while admiring the Atlas Mountain vistas. And if you ever have the desire to leave the villa, Marrakech is within easy driving distance and the Villa Manager can arrange transport upon request.

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