Once you hop off the plane and immerse yourself into Morocco’s rich culture and vibrant history, you will soon understand why it has been described as the gateway to Africa. Morocco is a country that has a vast array of diversity and vibrant colour with sweeping mountains, ancient architecture, desert terrain and craft culture found in the souks of Marrakesh. When exploring somewhere new, it is important to have a base to come home to – that’s where we come in. Here are sprawling estates for entertaining, the ultimate in all things luxe and the perfect palaces for your extended family entourage. Keep reading for Moroccan-cosseting inspiration…
Perfect Moroccan Palaces for Your Entourage…
Our picks for pleasing the masses.
Think opulence, exotic décor and a 30-metre swimming pool – all spread over 2-hectares of gardens. This extravagant estate houses 7-bedrooms and is decorated to reflect the exotic traditions of Morocco through the vibrantly tiled floors, ornately arched doorways and bespoke artwork. We can’t recommend this villa enough for large groups that want to travel in style in a larger than life way.
Available from US $1,589/ night.
Villa Pars is a palatial Moroccan estate offering every luxury imaginable – and then some. It’s unparalleled style, atmospheric fireplaces’ and 8 luxurious bedrooms tick all of the boxes of a fully-fledged Moroccan mansion fit for hosting a royal entourage. With more than enough room for your group to spread out and take in the scenery, its little wonder, that those in the know spend their summers at Villa Pars. We can’t go past giving a nod to the gorgeous lagoon pool plus second indoor swimming pool, private Moroccan hammam and wellness massage room.
Available from US $1,655/ night.
Villa Tika is not just a villa – this is a fully fledged Moroccan palace with 11-bedrooms, a 20-metre swimming pool and private hammam. Offering more than enough room for your entourage to experience the magic of Marrakesh at easily one of the most extravagant estates. Sprawled over 16,000 square metres of land, this villa’s palatial gardens are dotted with palm and olive trees. Capturing the exotic feel of the Arabian nights with its ornate décor, your guests will be thanking you for not just a holiday but a lifetimes worth of memories.
Available from US $2,393/ night.
This jaw-dropping villa is a spectacular mansion to host your next holiday with an entourage. Villa Mexance can sleep up to 16 guests in its 8 bedrooms; all of which have been designed to meet the same exacting standards. It is no coincidence that within the immerse private gardens you will find a near Olympic sized swimming pool. Whether you are wanting to spend time together indoors or out – the beautiful outdoor terraces and lavish indoor spaces are perfect for bringing the group together.
Available from US $1,324/ night.
The Ultimate in All Things Luxe…
Ticking all boxes for the hardest to please.
Panoramic lakeside views of the Amelkis golf course are just the start of your luxurious stay at Villa Meziane. This 4-bedroom villa is filled with opulent furnishings and interior details that ooze charming Moroccan ambience. Setting the Arabian Nights scene with oriental carpets, velvet sofas, rich jewel-toned chandeliers and a grand piano – your luxuriant stay in vibrant Marrakesh could be just around the corner.
Available from US $964/ night.
Villa Al Maaden 132 is the sleek modern take of Moroccan charm, with picture-perfect scenery provided by sweeping views of the Al Maaden Golf Course. Styled to modern furniture and beautiful North African influences, this sophisticated and chic villa will impress even those most well-travelled. Upon arrival, you will find 4 uniquely designed bedrooms, large living areas (both indoor and outdoor), a fully-equipped kitchen and immaculately manicured lawns.
Available from US $690/ night.
If you are looking for a calming zen retreat that offers a stylish and streamlined approach to modern living – Villa Jardin Bleu is perfectly suited for you. Located on the outskirts of Marrakesh, this high design villa is beautifully decorated with light colours and subtle Moroccan details. The added touch of luxe comes from the villa’s peaceful gardens that centre around a tranquil turquoise swimming pool. Choose from 1 of the 4 bedrooms to relax in the soothing ambience that feels a million miles from everyday hustle and bustle.
Available from US $589/ night.
Sprawling Moroccan Estates for Entertaining…
Ensuring there is enough space and fun for everyone.
Living up to all expectations one would have when wanting to entertain in decadent style – Villa Grace makes an entertainers dreams come true. Hugged by private gardens and spanning over 10,000 square metres of land; it is no wonder that this exotic Moroccan estate features two swimming pools (one of which can be heated). The ideal place for entertaining large groups with a skilled private chef, pool table and one-of-a-kind private hammam. Once the entertaining is over you can retreat to 1 of 6 gorgeous king-sized bedrooms.
Available from US $1,431/ night.
Indulgent, sophisticated and exotic – all adjectives that come close to describing the level of luxury that Villa Adnaa offers its guests. This massive Moroccan villa offers a private sanctuary with sleek modern design, lasting Moroccan details and indulgent pampering from the private sauna and hammam. You will truly want for nothing during your stay whilst you laze by 1 of 2 pools, watch a film in the media room or enjoy a meal prepared by your private chef. We suggest the alfresco lounge on the top floor as the perfect spot for a sunset cocktail or afternoon tea as it boasts mesmerising views of the pool and manicured gardens.
Available from US $1,538/ night.
Foolproof Family Villas in Morocco
Child-friendly villas, that understand a family’s needs.
Boasting gorgeous natural surroundings, this 4-bedroom villa offers an alluring mix of exotic Moroccan décor and traditional modern comforts. Built inside a private enclosed park enclave that is located just 10-minutes from the vibrant centre of Marrakesh – this villa offers a full team of staff to make your stay perfect. The children will enjoy the large flat outdoor gardens to run and play, whilst the big kids will splash and recline poolside in one of the sun loungers.
Available from US $592/ night.
Nestled in a private estate just a 15-minute drive from the centre of Marrakesh, Villa Abalya 24 features the modern comforts one would want whilst on holiday in Morocco. The villa’s beautifully tiled swimming pool mimics the look of a traditional riad and is ideal for children as its accessibly friendly stairs make for progressive entry into the pool. A chef is included when staying at this villa and can prepare meals to suit the whole group. Whether you are staying in summer or visiting to appreciate the views of the snow-covered Atlas Mountains – we are certain this villa is a perfect choice for the family.
Available from US $550/ night.
You can’t beat the comfort of being located in a spectacular private park on the outskirts of Marrakesh. Multiple living spaces flow freely into the dining area creating a comfy space of relaxing and socialising. This 6-bedroom villa offers views of the Atlas Mountains, well-maintained gardens and a gorgeous swimming pool. If you’re travelling with children, a garden gate can be closed to prevent kids from accessing the pool on their own.
Available from US $1,208/ night.