Kasbah Agafay is an authentic Moroccan retreat set in the beautiful Agafay valley just a 20 minute drive from Marrakech. The kasbah is available to rent on an exclusive basis only making it the ideal venue for a private holiday, family gathering, party or special celebrations. The kasbah sleeps up to 40 people in a range of rooms and suites.
All rooms at Kasbah Agafay have been renovated in authentic kasbah-style and have modern amenities and luxuries. 16 individually decorated rooms are situated around 6 courtyards with fountains, tiled decoration, seating areas and retractable roofs. There are 2 kasbah suites set in the ramparts, each with a large bathrooms, Moroccan salon and private terrace with views of the olive groves and Atlas Mountains beyond. Further accommodation is in 4 luxury tented suites set in private terraced gardens. These have 4 poster beds, spacious bathrooms, seating areas and are fully heated and air conditioned.
The kasbah staff and attentive and on hand to ensure a relaxing and enjoyable stay. The chefs prepare delicious meals based on Moroccan cuisine such as harira soup, pastilla, tagines and sweet pastries. Meals can be taken in the dining room or anywhere in the kasbah, according to guests' wishes. Dining under the olive groves by the pool is a popular choice. The organic vegetable and herb garden supplies much of the fresh produce. Guests can take part in the outdoor cookery school and learn some of the skills and techniques associated with Moroccan cuisine.
Guests are free to relax and enjoy the peaceful ambience of valley setting, but there are also various activities on offer. Take a dip in the heated outdoor pool, play a game of tennis or simply stroll through the landscaped gardens. For those wishing to explore the area, the kasbah has a nearby ranch and can arrange horse rides into the Agafay valley and the Atlas foothills. Other activities that can be arranged include hot air balloon rides, quad biking, camel excursions, treks in the Atlas Mountains and guided tours of the city of Marrakech.
Hammam and Spa
Kasbah Agafay has a traditional Moroccan hammam for guests to try. The hammam treatment includes a steam bath, vigorous massage and refreshing cool water bath. The health spa has massge rooms, treatment baths and outdoor foot spas plus a beauty salon offering facials, manicures and pedicures. Yoga classes can be arranged and there is also a meditation room.
All in all this is a perfect place to relax and get away from it all, enjoying the traditional Moroccan lifestyle but with all the benefits of modern amenities and comforts.
Tribes Travel, The Old Dairy, Wood Farm, Ipswich Road,
Otley, Suffolk, IP6 9JW.
Office hours: Monday - Friday: 9am to 5.30pm
Telephone: 01473 890499