Riad Maison Africa - Exclusive Retreat in the Heart of Marrakech


Details of the House

Available exclusively for private Marrakech holiday rentals this beautifully restored, luxurious and highly sought after Marrakech holiday home retains many of its original features and is tastefully furnished with rich local fabrics, hand-crafted rugs and hand-made furniture.

Elegantly enhanced with several stylish features including a courtyard plunge pool for summer cooling and roaring log fires for winter warming, this luxury Marrakech riad has three plush en-suite bedrooms and a large open-plan salon/dining room.

Elevated above the neighbouring riads of Marrakech, the views from Maison Africa's private roof terrace are magnificent with the trees and public gardens of Sidi Bouamer to the north and, in winter, the snow-capped peaks of the Atlas to the south. Relax under the shade of our rooftop tent during the day and enjoy an early evening barbecue and chilled glass of local wine from your own exclusive terrace bar at night.

Perfect for groups of friends and families, Maison Africa offers a housekeeper and cook, and can accommodate up to 10 guests. For those keen to dine Moroccan-style, a well-equipped kitchen is stocked with a range of spices from the nearby souk, and our local cook can prepare a tasty selection of Moroccan recipes.

A typical Moroccan breakfast is included each day, prepared by our housekeeper. Including freshly squeezed orange juice, tea, coffee, cereals, a choice of omelettes, croissant, pastries,jam honey, fresh bread and yoghurts.
This holiday house in Marrakech City is pet / dog friendly.

Facilities of the House

General / living area
  • TV
  • Satellite / cable TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Video game console
  • Books
  • Air-conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Log fire
  • Jacuzzi / hot tub (indoor)
  • Cot
  • High chair
  • Telephone
  • Computer
  • Internet access
  • Wi-fi
  • Alarm clock
  • Safe
Includes: Sofa beds (2)
On the ground floor of Maison Africa is a large beamed pale terracotta salon/living/dining room with a traditional Moroccan salon and cushions, coffee tables, atmospheric floor lighting, solid wood carved dining table and chairs for eight people, feature-fireplace with large open grate for roaring winter log fires and satellite TV with DVD and radio stereo (with iPod player). An arched double door opens into the kitchen.
Kitchen / utility
  • 4 ring hob
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Grill
  • Microwave oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Coffee maker
  • Blender
  • Ice maker
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Toilet paper provided
Maison Africa’s high-beamed kitchen is very well-equipped with a Siera electric oven and gas hob, Bosch fridge/freezer, Bosch washing machine and Bosch dishwasher. Other electric equipment includes a kettle, toaster, juicer and microwave. Pale yellow hand-built cupboards blend harmoniously with ivory tadelakt walls.
Bedrooms (3)
Includes: Double beds (2), single beds (5), en-suite bath/shower rooms (3)
Each individually styled room has a 'LG Plasma' air conditioning/heating unit and satellite TV.

On the ground floor is the largest of the bedrooms, the Imperial suite, complete with a huge king-size bed and hand-made cedar wood furniture.

The Atlas Suite is perfect for a family with two children with two single beds in the main bedroom and a funky elevated mezzanine area with two single beds beds reached by a cedar wood staircase.

The Sahara Suite has a corner-fireplace and a private balcony overlooking the courtyard below, influenced by the vibrant colours of Morocco’s deep south it offers intimacy, space and privacy.
Bathrooms (3)
Includes: Bathrooms (3) of which en-suite (3). Shower (3) and WC (4)
The Imperial Suite en-suite bathroom offers double traditional brass washbasins set into a marble surround, hammered brass feature mirror, a toilet and a tadelakt-lined bath/shower tub big enough for two!

The Atlas suite has arabesque-style double doors open into a spacious en-suite bathroom with corner spa bath/ shower set into a marble surround, white ceramic washbasin, cedar window shutters, a toilet and ornate hand-made mirror.

In the Sahara Suite arabesque-style double doors open into a spacious en-suite bathroom with an extra wide bath with shower set into a marble surround, white ceramic washbasin, cedar window shutters, a toilet and ornate hand-made mirror.
Swimming pool
  • Private swimming pool
  • Balcony
  • Patio
  • Terrace / roof terrace
  • Barbeque
  • Parking (on the road)

Riad Maison Africa is located in Marrakech City, Marrakech Region

Maison Africa is located in a secure and well-lit quiet residential area, just a 200 metre walk from the parking area of Riad Laarouss. A short walk along Riad Laarouss leads into the bustling covered souks of Marrakech, through which you can walk to the very heart of the Medina at Place Djemaa el Fna (10 to 12 minutes). Attractions located close by the Riad include the Palace/Museum of Dar El Bacha, the Mosque and Medersa of Ben Youssef, and the Museum of Marrakech.

  • Marrakech Menara (RAK): 8 km
  • Safi: 160 km
  • Palmeries: 5 km
  • Nearest Shops: 0.25 km
  • Nearest Restaurants: 0.25 km
  • Nearest Bars: 0.25 km


Rental Rates

Rental rates £840 - £1050 per week
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Booking Terms & Cancellation Policy

When you book the Property with us you should return a completed Booking Form to us by email together with your payment of 50% of the Rental for the Initial Deposit. Please note that the Initial Deposit is only refundable if you cancel your booking within seven days of receiving our written confirmation of your booking.

You are required to send to us your payment for the balance of the Rental at least eight weeks prior to the Arrival Date as set out in our written confirmation. If you fail to make a payment due to us in full and on time we may treat your booking as cancelled by you.

We accept payments by bank transfer, Paypal or credit cards. Credit card payments are accepted through Paypal with a 3% charge added to cover Paypal fees.

From £840 per week

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