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Apple Gardens,18 Kilometres from Marrakech. - Villa 29 Apple Gardens, Rue de Fes, Marrakech.

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,399 sq. ft.
Property type villa



Villa 29 Apple Gardens, Rue de Fes, Marrakech.

The villas can be taken individually for 6 people or together for 12 but are not interconnected, so ideal for two families. PLEASE NOTE: No 'local guests' that have not been booked in to stay will be allowed access to the development by the security. The villas are identical and both villas have a master bedroom with en suite bathroom, second double/twin bedroom with en suite shower room, third double/twin bedroom, third shower room. Fully fitted kitchen, living/dining room with fireplace, sliding doors to rear terrace with outside seating and dining, private garden with swimming pool,olive and lemon trees, steps up to large roof terrace-only villa 29 has an additional roof pergola and seating, stunning 390 degree views including the often snow covered Atlas Mountains and spectacular sunsets.

About the property

Apple Gardens, Rue de Fes.

29 & 30 Apple Gardens are identical 3 double bedroom, 3 bath/shower room villas that can be taken individually for 6 people or combined to sleep 12 as one large detached villa but not inter-connected and totally private from each other. Please visit my web site for further details and a plan: luxurymoroccanvillas.com.

Both villas have private pools, roof terraces and private gardens, fully fitted kitchens and are supplied with all bed linen and towels.

The developments two clay tennis courts and 3 hole pitch and put golf course and the luxury AG Spa Hotel are within 100 meters of the villas. A cook and maid service and drivers with 6 seat vehicles can easily be provided on request.

There is a small shop in the development that sells water, bread and general household food and goods.

Do visit the Hotel web site : www.aghotelmarrakech.com

My local villa manager can easily book drivers with 6 seat mini buses to meet you and book a cook or maid to visit as often as needed.

PLEASE NOTE: Apple Gardens is designed as a quiet family based development and is not considered suitable for single sex groups or parties.The security will not allow access to any 'local guests' that have not been booked in to stay.

More Details

Chris Roupell
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 April, 2017

About Chris Roupell

Chris & Bridget Roupell live between West Berkshire , London and Cornwall with two dogs and five children.

Chris Roupell purchased this villa in 2010

Why Chris Roupell chose Marrakech & High Atlas Mountains

The villas can be booked separately sleeping 6 each or together for one or two families sleeping 12 , but not interconnected. As the villas are back to back they offer total privacy from each other.Very quietly located in family friendly and car free development, located just outside Marrakech with easy access via the Route de Fes within 20/30 minutes.

With over 300 days of Sun and daily flights from the UK & Europe, for as little as £50 at times and only a 2 and a half hour flight Marrakech it is a perfect destination for warmth and Sun throughout the year, even just for weekends.

What makes this villa unique

Sitting quietly on the large roof terrace, with a drink, watching the Sun going down and the Snow capped Atlas Mountains at any time of the year, only a few hours from London and at times for less than £100 for a return flight, makes Apple Gardens a fantastic destination for a huge cultural and climatic change from the UK.

Guestbook comments from the owner

...The staff were charming, the house all worked extremely well and was very comfortable and we hope to go back again soon. Just to let you know I highly recommend the Tagines cooked by the local shop, £7 for 2 Tagines fed all six of us and they were delicious, worth trying when you are next there. We will be in touch again soon. Best wishes Stephen
Mar 2012
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Marrakesh in Rehamna

Property Type:
  • villa (semi-detached)
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1399 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Holiday Complex
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Double or single beds
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Double or single beds
  • Master Bedroom with en suite bathroom, second double or twin bedroom with en suite shower room, third double or twin bedroom, third shower room.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Sauna
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Staff
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
English speaking drivers with 6 seat minibuses from as little as £15 for trips to the Marrakech medina and a cook and cleaner from £20 a day can be easily booked at any time through the local villa manager. As Apple Gardens is a family based development it is not considered suitable for single sex groups or parties. Please note the security will not allow entry to the development to any 'local guests' who have not been booked in to stay by the villa owners.

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website:


4.6/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

Villa 29 Apple Gardens, Rue de Fes, Marrakech.
average rating of 4.6 based on 8 reviews

Peaceful haven near Marrakech

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at this villa for 5 nights with our family of 6 in early August after a break in Essaouria. We had a lovely time. The villa is a peaceful haven from the hustle and bustle of Marrakech, housed in a safe gated complex. Our children loved playing and relaxing in the pool. We made a few trips to the Medina (taxi fare is 400 Dhs for a round trip) and a day trip to the Atlas mountains (taxi fare 1200 Dhs). The latter is highly recommended - it consisted of a visit to the home of a berber family, traditional moroccan lunch beside a river stream and a guided trek up to the siti Fatimah Waterfall and stopovers to local souvenir stores dotted along the mountain valley. Lunch and guided trek are not included in the taxi fare.

We made a few trips to the local supermarket (Atacadou) en route to/from Marrakech. It is around 9-10km from the villa. There are no other stores local to the villa.

The temperature in August is very hot (38-40 centigrade) and so timing any activities during the day is key - early morning or late afternoon / evening is best. The villa is fully air-conditioned and a welcome relief from a day out in the sun.

Sofiane and his team were quick to respond whenever we had any issues and were only a phone call away.

We thoroughly enjoyed our time here and would love to come again. It is an ideal retreat if you are not planning frequent visits to the centre of Marrakech (budget for taxi fares if you are).

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed your stay at Apple Gardens and much appreciate the trouble you have taken to post a review. You would be most welcome to stay again. Kind regards, Chris Roupell
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Loved it

  • 5 of 5

Just spent 10 days in Apple Gardens and had a really lovely time. The staff around the complex were incredibly friendly and the villa is decorated in a lovely Moroccan style - a very comfortable stay! A very peaceful and safe environment to be in and I particularly like the fact that it is a 20 minute drive outside the busy Marrakech life making it incredibly relaxed and tranquil, but not too far to pay frequent visits. This was my second trip here and I loved it - I can't wait to go back! The food at the hotel is delicious, as well as a spa where the treatment is first-class!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sunny luxury with mountain views

  • 4 of 5

A beautiful escape from the noise and hubbub of Marrakesh- but close enough for a shopping trip or evening out. Spent 3 lovely relaxing days here playing tennis and chilling by the pool- the mountain views from the roof terrace are spectacular. and the real fire place came into its own in the evenings when the sun had gone.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your kind review Bridget. All the best, Chris
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Sydney, Australia

Wonderful Villas close to Marrakech

  • 5 of 5

We stayed with a group of great friends at this wonderful villa close to Marrakech. The villa was located in an enclosed area with 24 hours security. The villa was complete luxury with wonderful facilities including great pool, gardens, beautiful views from the to floor at sun set plus it was very will kitted-out with TV and sound system, excellent kitchen + associated facilities.

Only 20 minutes to Marrakesh (there was a comprehensive guide that was available in the villa) which supplied excellent recommendations for restaurants etc (+ do's and don't's when in Morocco). Strongly suggest day trip trip to Atlas Mountains!

Can't wait to go back, highly recommended Simon.

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Simon, so glad you enjoyed your stay. All the best, Chris
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Peaceful paradise!

  • 5 of 5

A really wonderful trip. What we found so brilliant is that the development is so peaceful, with your own pool, tennis courts etc, but the crazy buzz of Marrakech is only 20mins, and a cheap taxi ride, away.

The villas were just what we wanted. Really nicely done, with all the creature comforts we could want - wifi, satellite, AC etc.

Having the roof terrace is an added bonus, as the view of the Atlas Mountains at sunset with evening drinks really can't be beaten.

  • Review Submitted: May 15, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, much appreciate your kind review. Chris
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Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
Marrakech Menara Airport (RAK)
Nearest Golf
50 Metres
Apple Gardena
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
500 Metres
Route de Fes
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
AG Hotel & Spa
Nearest Ski
60 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
250 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

The Luxury Apple Gardens development is located 18 Kilometers from Marrakech, just off the Route de Fes, located in a quiet rural location with two private clay tennis courts and a 3 hole pitch and put golf course. The development is not considered suitable to single sex groups or parties and no 'local guests' that have not been previously booked in to stay will be allowed access by security.

. There are a number of Professional Golf Courses within a 15 minute drive of Apple gardens, including the well known Royal Marrakech Golf Club and the Palmerie and Amelkis Golf clubs.

On clear days the Villas offer stunning views of the often Snow capped Atlas Mountains and are the perfect location to relax after a busy day in Marrakech visiting the lively Place Jemaa El-Fna with the array of Musicians, Snake charmers, story tellers and food stalls and shopping for every conceivable item in the adjoining Souks. Other well worth seeing sites include the Majorelle Gardens, the Bahia Palace and Koutoubia Mosque.

The coast at Essaouira is a charming fishing town about two & a half hours drive from Apple Gardens and features long sandy beaches, often with a prevailing westerly wind making it popular with wind and kite surfers,

The best Moroccan ski resort of Oukaimeden is about one & a half hours drive and also offers stunning views of the mountains and ancient Berber villages and Kazbah's.


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