About the property
- Chateau / Country House2152 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay3 - 4 nights
8 Spacious Hillside Stone Suites and a 2-bedroomed cottage
With sweeping views of the Azzaden Valley and a backdrop of High Atlas peaks, Kasbah Africa perfectly blends sub-Saharan African lodge style with Berber warmth and charm to create a luxurious Atlas riverside retreat.
Perched on a mountainside above the banks of the Azzaden River Valley in Morocco’s High Atlas Mountains (at the entry to Toubkal National Park, Ouirgane area), Kasbah Africa can be reached in little over an hour from Marrakech.
Offering a high degree of exclusivity Kasbah Africa has just eight stone-built deluxe suites, all with panoramic mountain and river views. Each suite has 40 square metres of living space and is furnished with hand-crafted walnut furniture with either two large singles or a super king size bed, wood burner, Berber rugs, a sofa and lounge chairs, spacious bathroom and private roof terrace offering spectacular and panoramic views – perfect for star-gazing.
All suites in Kasbah Africa include the same luxurious facilities:
Boutique 600 gsm bath linen
Deep pile cotton bathrobes
Clock radio with iPod docks
Binoculars for wildlife spotting
Field guide to North African birds
A planisphere for locating constellations
Celestron telescope for star-gazing
African chess set
Bowl of fruit
Suites can comfortably accommodate up to 4 guests, and even a family of 5 with small children to make a Family Suite!
There is also a two-bedroomed Atlas Berber Cottage enjoys a prominent valley side location with views across to the Takerkhort Nature Reserve and surrounding Atlas peaks. The cottage can be rented privately with the other 8 suites or separately as a holiday home rental. With two en-suite bedrooms, an open-plan living area with salon and kitchen, plus outdoor terrace with valley views, the Atlas Berber Cottage can comfortably sleep up to 6 guests.
You can choose to dine in the privacy of your own suite or outside on your own sun terrace.
Facilities include a large swimming pool and lawn, Berber tent, extensive landscaped terraced gardens with abundant fruit and olive trees, a bar, lounge and restaurant with log fires, and of course panoramic river and mountain views.
For those seeking escape and relaxation Kasbah Africa provides an antidote to the stresses of modern life. The Kasbah offers a wide range of local activities, day trips and tours including guided walks to nearby Berber villages, Atlas treks, Toubkal climbs, nature trails, mule treks, cooking courses, and 4×4 trips to remote mountain villages and beyond. Day trips are available to Marrakech, Ourika Valley, Agafay Desert, Tin Mal Mosque and the Ouirgane Valley.
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- Calendar last updated:
- Jul 27, 2017
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Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 12:00 PM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
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Kasbah Africa enjoys a dramatic riverside location on an ‘S’ bend on the Azzadene River Valley. Directly facing the Takherkhort Wildlife Sanctuary Kasbah Africa offers an unrivalled wilderness location in Morocco’s High Atlas Mountains. Here you will gain an appreciation of north African nature at its very best – from olive groves to the darkest of night skies. The nearest village is Torort, a traditional Berber hamlet, 15 minutes from Kasbah Africa by foot. The larger village of Ouirgane is just an hour away on foot following the river valley, or 7 km by road. Marrakech lies 64 km to the north (a 1 hour 15 minute drive). The Kasbah offers a wide range of local activities, day trips and tours including guided walks to nearby Berber villages, Atlas treks, Toubkal climbs, nature trails, mule treks, cooking courses, and 4×4 trips to remote mountain villages and beyond. Day trips are available to Marrakech, Ourika Valley, Agafay Desert, Tin Mal Mosque and the Ouirgane Valley.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Combine two or more of our Moroccan Retreats in the High Atlas and Marrakech: Kasbah Africa plus Riad Africa, Riad Arabia or Maison Africa and stay 7 nights, pay for only 6; stay 10 nights, pay for only 8; stay 14 nights, pay for only 11 nights. Cheapest nights are free. Enquiry for details.