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LUXURY MARRAKECH VILLA WITH PRIVATE POOL NEAR THE GOLF COURSES IN MARRAKESH

Rob Simcock

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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LUXURY MARRAKECH VILLA WITH PRIVATE POOL NEAR THE GOLF COURSES IN MARRAKESH

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday villa in Gueliz - Domaine Akhdar in Marrakech

Luxury villa in Marrakech, with private pool and 3 double bedrooms, sleeps 6

This 'view of paradise' is only 20 min away from the airport. These luxury villa in Marrakech benefit from an exceptional natural setting with a breathtaking panoramic view of the Atlas and all of the requirements that a demanding customer expects from a prestigious establishment. The Villas have 3 double bedrooms and can be rented exclusively for you complete with its luxury private pool and gardens. Villas in Marrakech have maids and chefs and that is true of these luxury Villas and they will welcome your family or friends all year round. Due to past guests requests you can now choose between half board and a all inclusive package which includes all meals & soft drinks so let the Domaine Akhdar staff prepare all your food while you relax by the pool or have a treatment at the luxury on-site spa.. Its private estate of 9 acres of olive groves, entirely guarded and fenced. These stunning rural style Marrakech villas which are close to all the golf courses and also has free transport to and from Marrakech.

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Rob Simcock (Owner)
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Guestbook comments from the owner

We had the pleasure of saying at this fabulous villa for a week in October and I we were most impressed. The villa is beautifully and is in a very peaceful location but close enough to the hustle and bustle of city should you wish to explore .



The pool was perfectly sized for our 2 kids aged 8 and 10 (I would recommend having it heated so you can enjoy it all day ) and we choose to be indulged by the wonderful cook Fatima who mustered up the most fabulous Moroccan food which was definitely better than anything that we ate in the ' guide book ' recommended eateries in town.



In short if you want a week of R & R in glorious sunshine and a five star setting this is the place for you, the local concierge was very helpful at organising taxi's and a driver to visit the Atlas Mountains and a trip to the zip wire course.



We will definitely return.



Thank you Rob and Philippe and Omar.
Oct 2011
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Bathrooms3
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 24 holidaymaker reviews

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Luxury Marrakech villa with private pool near the golf courses in Marrakesh
average rating of 4.9583335 based on 24 reviews
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Luxury Marrakech villa with private pool near the golf courses in Marrakesh
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p419434
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Gueliz Marrakech
5

Perfect for a quiet and luxurious holiday.

  • 5 out of 5
This was the perfect holiday for us. Such a lovely villa and set up with the housekeeper and cook meant we could totally relax in total privacy. But because it is possible to go into Marrakech every day then we were also able to get a buzz of excitement from the wondeful madness of Marrakech. The villa is really nicely furnished. And I hadn't appreciated how much work our housekeeper would do. She really looked after us And having someone who made up the bedrooms and tidied up every day was such a break from home life. The spa was great and reasonably priced compared to the uk.

If I were being fussy I Would just say that the villa is very quiet indeed in the evenings. A DVD player would have been great as would possibly more choice of TV channels. It wasn't a massive problem but with two teenagers in tow then on some evening it would've been nice to sit down and watch some entertainment. I would also say that a later shuttlebus from Marrakech would be great so that dinner in Marrakech didn't mean having to come back by taxi. We had a great regular taxi driver but because we wanted to go into Marrakech most evenings it did get very expensive over the course of the stay.

We would definitely go back to this villa.

Jane D.
  • Review Submitted: 14-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the superb review.We do have a separate TV room in the villa with a DVD player and both TV's are linked to two satellites with over 1000 channels however most are not English but you do need to switch between satellites to get the movies and English football.I will ask the housekeeper to show guests how to do this on arrival in the future.
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Luxury Marrakech villa with private pool near the golf courses in Marrakesh
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p419434
+44 07885243986
Gueliz Marrakech
5

Excellent

  • 5 out of 5
Great food, beautiful villa and superb service. Club facilities are very quiet and uninviting, but villa 12 provided everything we needed. The owner was always helpful and at the end of an email, Karima is wonderful and the cook I wanted to bring home! Highly recommended!
  • Review Submitted: 26-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Really pleased you had a wonderful holiday as the staff work really hard to make sure everything is taken care of for you .The food is such an essential part of the Moroccan experience and as the cook lives in the next village she sources as much as possible from the local area.As you have pointed out the villa is so beautiful that we have struggled to get a vibe going at the club house as most clients would prefer to use the heated private pool at the villa.
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Luxury Marrakech villa with private pool near the golf courses in Marrakesh
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p419434
+44 07885243986
Gueliz Marrakech
Epsom, Surrey
5

A luxurious oasis of serenity.......

  • 5 out of 5
For the discerning and experienced villa renter, Domaine Akdhar will tick all the boxes for a luxurious getaway break. The setting is half an hour from the airport and transfer is provided. On arrival at the villa, visitors are greeted by the extremely efficient Housekeeper, Karima who has ensured the villa is spotlessly clean for your arrival both inside and outside in the grounds by the swimming pool. (i.e correct number of sunbeds arranged with folded pool towels for each guest). This attention to detail is maintained throughout your stay and the villa is cleaned daily.
The villa is large, with a Riad style courtyard as well as a good size garden and beautiful swimming pool. The décor could be described as authentic and opulent with en-suite marble bathrooms and swathes of fabric draped at the bedroom windows. The provision of air conditioning units throughout the villa ensures comfort during the hottest times of the day. Our children, (boy aged 11 and twins aged 9) were delighted with the villa surroundings and the pool. They chose to utilise the clubhouse facilities in the morning and the villa pool in the afternoon. The clubhouse pool and grounds are also very well maintained with plenty of beds and seating.
We opted for full board at the villa and would rate the food and service as 5* - no food request was too much trouble for the wonderful chef and each meal was served at the times we requested. Every meal was freshly prepared and we preferred to opt for the authentic Moroccan cuisine each day. We dusted off our 'school standard' French and were easily able to converse with the staff. We have previously stayed in a villa in Sri Lanka which was staffed, therefore, we had an idea of how this system works. However, we cannot emphasise how discreet the staff at Domaine Akhdar are, they operate in such a way that you feel as if you are in the audience of a professional theatre production where everything goes on behind the scenes but you are not privy to the mechanics or effort that it all entails............
If you are looking for 5* hotel service with the luxurious privacy of a villa then this this ideal combination is thoroughly catered for in Domaine Akhdar.
  • Review Submitted: 05-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Luxury Marrakech villa with private pool near the golf courses in Marrakesh
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p419434
+44 07885243986
Gueliz Marrakech
5

Marrakesh a cultural feast

  • 5 out of 5
As soon as we walked in to the Villa we knew we had made the right choice.
We were greeted by the staff that showed us round. Every room was prefect and when we reached the garden and swimming pool that was it.. Heaven!
The staff could not have been more helpful. Preparing our meals at the time we wanted and what we wanted. The Villa was cleaned every day in a way that did not intrude on our privacy.
It would have been easy to stay at the Villa all holiday but we would have missed the markets, Quad biking, Camel riding and so much more. All these activities were arranged at our request by the staff. A free taxi service that runs four times a day is great for just popping in to the centre of Marrakesh.
We would recommend this Villa to anyone
  • Review Submitted: 13-Sep-2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Luxury Marrakech villa with private pool near the golf courses in Marrakesh
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p419434
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Gueliz Marrakech
5

Wonderful House, amazing service

  • 5 out of 5
Booked this house very last minute, and turned out to be absolutely great. Bueatifully build, nice and wide bedrooms with lovely large garden. We only forgot to request pool heating to be switched on, so next time i would definately do that. The chef and housekeepers were just absolutely gorgeous. The food was just delicious and the few times we did end up eating out, we regretted it (i have 2 small kids so were a bit limited and when to go). But Khadija cooked the most delicious dishes and Hyatt was just so good with the kids too. Very discreet staff that were visible when needed and otherwise very to themselves. Would definately go back.
  • Review Submitted: 03-Jul-2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Luxury Marrakech villa with private pool near the golf courses in Marrakesh
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p419434
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Gueliz Marrakech
5

A gorgeous, relaxing place to unwind

  • 5 out of 5
The villa is a beautiful traditional style Moroccan villa enclosed within its own red walls on a domaine about 25 minutes outside Marrakech. Through a door in the wall we entered across a little front garden with a fountain playing and past a shady seating area and were welcomed by the charming housekeeper Soumia who showed us around - an imposing central lounge with a terrace leading on to the garden with its own heated swimming pool, and three large bedrooms, all beautifully furnished, and with their own WCs and very grand bathrooms. The villa is incredibly light, with floor to ceiling windows on all sides.
We were then treated to mint tea while we waited for our lunch, cooked especially for us by the cook. The food is sumptuous and authentically Moroccan - tagines, cous-cous, Moroccan salads, etc, beautifully prepared and delicately spiced - in huge quantities - and the breakfasts are wonderful.
We used the free shuttle to go in to Marrakech and spent a day wandering round the Souks and the Djeema al Fna - the Marrakshis are welcoming and witty, and we had a load of fun. Omar arranged a car to take us shopping and we enjoyed the slightly bizarre delights of a Moroccan cash and carry!
We spent two wonderful days, looked after discreetly and well by the staff, and were really sad when we had to leave. We would love to come back, for a longer stay next time.
  • Review Submitted: 08-Apr-2013
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Location

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

Marrakech is a city in the grip of a delirious imagination. A feverish dream scape of honeycombed alleys and minarets quivering in the moonlight and haunted by the restless creatures of a visionary carnival that has lasted for a thousand years and shows no sign of stopping now. Marrakech is one of the worlds enchanted places where time becomes suspended and, through its open door, you catch a glimpse of the past so rich and so remote and yet so palpable.

The Marrakech Royal Golf Club is the oldest golf club in Morocco, it is constantly being renovated and improved and it also happens to be one of His Majesty King Hassan ll's favorite courses.

It is situated at the feet of the snow-covered Atlas mountains and is embellished by a profusion of cypress, eucalyptus, palm, olive, orange and apricot trees.

It is an 'English style' course with strategically placed bunkers protecting its greens and testing tall trees and palms.

Other Activities: Quad Bike On the Lake (2h) + Lunch

Golf: Riads in Marrakech : The Golf d’Amelkis is the third most important golf course in Marrakech, and is located on km. 12 on the Route de Ouarzazate. The course comprises 27 holes, with a 72 par and a total length of 6.657 meters. It was created by the landscape architect Cabell B. Robinson and is quite probably the most visually striking course in the city.

The round is rather technique, possibly the most technique among the three golf courses in Marrakech, and enjoys numerous bunkers and artificial lakes. There are very few trees along the course, just a few palm trees here and there, but it has a nice atmosphere that seduces and challenges golfers of all levels.

The course is stimulative challenging, quite hilly, dented, with multiple blind starts, pitfalls to be avoided at every hole and 7 lakes judiciously laid out, as well as picturesque bunkers made of crushed red bricks. There are three rounds with a total of 27 holes, although there is a project for an extension of 9 holes, which will result in a total of 36 holes. The Blue round is 3.156 meters long, the Red round 3.141 meters, and the Green round, 3.170 meters.

This course is only 10 minutes from the Villas in Marrakech on the Domaine Akhdar and can be booked directly from your villa and we can arrange private transport, caddy and lunch.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday villa in Gueliz, Marrakech

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Mid Season
8 Sep 2014 - 3 Oct 2014
3 night minimum stay
£585
for 3 nights
From
£195
£1,000
 
 
Half term
4 Oct 2014 - 2 Nov 2014
3 night minimum stay
£885
for 3 nights
From
£295
£1,950
 
 
Low Season
3 Nov 2014 - 16 Dec 2014
5 night minimum stay
£750
for 5 nights
From
£150
From
£150
Fri,Sat,Sun
£750
 
 
Christmas/ New Year
17 Dec 2014 - 5 Jan 2015
5 night minimum stay
£1,475
for 5 nights
From
£295
From
£295
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,950
 
 
Low Season
6 Jan 2015 - 6 Feb 2015
5 night minimum stay
£750
for 5 nights
From
£150
From
£150
Fri,Sat,Sun
£800
 
 
Half term
7 Feb 2015 - 22 Feb 2015
5 night minimum stay
£1,475
for 5 nights
From
£295
From
£295
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,950
 
 
Mid Season
23 Feb 2015 - 26 Mar 2015
4 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 4 nights
From
£250
From
£250
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,500
 
 
Easter
27 Mar 2015 - 19 Apr 2015
5 night minimum stay
£1,975
for 5 nights
From
£395
From
£395
Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,950
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Notes Airport Transfer £40 return for the whole family
50% reduction for children under 12 on meals
Half board £24 per person per day Breakfast and lunch or dinner without soft drinks ( 10% discount if paid in full on the first day of your stay )
Fully inclusive £42 per person per day ,Breakfast and lunch and dinner with soft drinks ( 10% discount if paid in full on the first day of your stay )
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Gueliz in Marrakech

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 650 m²
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Luxury
  • Spa
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Adventure
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Wireless Internet
  • Computer Available
  • Wood Stove
  • Activities Guide
  • Bottled Water
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Sunbed
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Blender
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Kitchen
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Kitchenette
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Hob
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishes & Utensils
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Video Library
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis Court
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Bicycles
  • Barbecue
  • Gated Community
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Optional
  • Massage
  • Chauffeur
  • Private Chef
  • Concierge
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Car Available
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • horse riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • equestrian events
  • ski
  • golf
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf pass optional
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
Notes:
Exclusive excursions, day-long buggy trips, paragliding, hot-air balloon trips, original strolls, body care, massages... Reservations for your Golf departures and discounts on your green-fees. We are at your disposal during your entire trip for information and to handle your restaurant and evening reservations...
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