Colourful cuisine, lantern-lit souks, exotic fabrics and the breathtaking backdrop of the Atlas mountains... Our Moroccan retreats are designed for a holiday to remember. The majority of our villas in Morocco are located within easy reach of Marrakech, with a few lovely houses close to the coast in Essaouira. Characterised by their pale pastel exteriors and climbing plants, each of our Moroccan villas are luxurious, spacious and beautiful.
In need of some TLC? A number of our Moroccan properties offer a cook service for that extra special touch. You can sit back and relax, knowing that your meals are being prepared by a wonderful chef, and enjoy all the colourful cuisine this destination has to offer. Here are our some of our favourite villas with cook service in Morocco.
1. Dar Ammura
Part of our high-spec ABOVE portfolio, Dar Ammura truly epitomises luxury. This property boasts glorious views of the Atlas mountains and is located close to Marrakech. Ideal for a special celebration, the villa is refined, elegant and surrounded by extensive lawned gardens. Ideally laid out for al fresco living, a palm-lined pathway leads from the house to a lovely pool furnished with daybeds, parasols and hammocks.
The villa’s cook will prepare all meals for during your stay. Enjoy breakfast on the terrace, and rooftop drinks with a view with hors d’oeuvres. A beautiful spot for a candle-lit dinner is by the pool, underneath a canopy of olive trees. Authentic Moroccan tea is served daily by the pool, accompanied by sumptuous homemade cakes.
2. Villa Alexandra
Nestled among stunning walled gardens, Villa Alexandra is a large catered villa with brilliant staff. Close to Marrakech, this villa features a huge pool and tennis court - a great get-together venue. The interior of the property is vibrant yet elegant, furnished in true Moroccan style.
The dedicated and experienced staff at Villa Alexandra are happy to prepare a breakfast of your choosing each day. During your two-course lunch, indulge in homemade ravioli, hamburgers, quiches, salads and more, before relaxing for the afternoon with a cup of tea and homemade cake. If two courses wasn’t enough, dinner offers three - with delicious options including bruschetta, cheese souffle, tomato mousse, tagines, chicken and seafood pastilla. There’s also a number of tasty desserts on offer.
3. Dar Jamil
Characterised by its beautiful, distinctly Moroccan decor and architecture, Dar Jamil is a lovely property for families near Marrakech. A welcoming oasis of calm, this gem is the perfect place to relax and unwind. A fantastic feature of this property is the private hammam, ideal for visitors seeking a wellness retreat.
The villa features a charming dining room with large window shutters opening to the lawns, as well as a fully equipped kitchen where an excellent cook will prepare all meals so you can focus on enjoying complete and utter relaxation.
4. Dar Tigamino
Set over three floors, in two acres of wonderfully landscaped gardens, Dar Tigamino expertly combines Moroccan authenticity and contemporary luxury. This villa offers incredible panoramic views of the Atlas mountains, which can be best enjoyed on the roof terrace after a cooling dip in the large pool.
Dar Tigamino’s kitchen is fully equipped for use by the staff. An exceptional cook is on-hand to prepare an included breakfast each day of your trip, along with all other meals and beverages you require for an additional cost.
5. Villa Cortile
Villa Cortile is a spacious, fully-staffed villa located near lovely sandy beaches in Essaouira. The property is within walking distance of excellent hotel facilities, which include a spa and restaurant. Cortile is set in beautiful lush gardens, with décor that showcases the richly coloured exotic fabrics and distinctive tiles that Morocco is well known for.
Breakfast is included and for other meals, guests can choose to be independent, shop locally and self-cater, ask the villa staff to prepare meals, choose dishes from the villa menu and drinks menu or dine a la carte at the noted hotel restaurant. Guests can also use the hotel bar and enjoy beauty and wellness treatments in the spa.