Set amongst the palm groves near the village of Skoura with the Atlas Mountains in the background. An intimate kasbah-style property, ideal for a night or two on a touring holiday of Morocco's southern region. The hotel has been designed using traditional kasbah architecture and is truly in keeping with its surroundings.
Surrounded by a magnificent garden the property offers 8 rooms, restaurant, terraces and a pool. Les Jardins de Skoura combines the experience of the true Moroccan countryside with the comfort that visitors are seeking when looking for a peaceful place.
5 rooms and 3 suites, all are en suite [shower] with air conditioning and heating, wifi, safe, hairdryer & seating area and are tastefully decorated with many Berber themes and crafts and a view of the patio, the garden or the mountains.
The Tahouna Standard Room is a quiet, bright bedroom with a high ceiling and colourful alcove.There is a private patio which is shared with the Saguia suite.
The 4 Superior Rooms are all unique. Each one includes a living room or seating area (possibility of an single bed for a third person) and they have access to the garden or terrace.
Suite Jnan - this romantic, sunlit room has a terrace and an exceptional view onto the garden. The suite has a living room and large bathroom.
Suite Atlas is a spacious Berber-inspired suite with a large living room (possibility of an extra bed for a third person) with fireplace surrounded by exquisite carpets, kilims and leather poufs. There is a great view towards the mountains from the terrace.
Suite Saguia is the largest suite and this can sleep up to 4 persons. Two patios give direct access to the garden. Two lounge areas, one with fireplace.
Restaurant with dining options al fresco under the olive trees, on a panoramic terrace or in the cosy candlelit dining salon; swimming pool; roof terrace; communal lounge areas, many with open fireplaces.
The garden is around half a hectare and has been entirely restored. Different areas have been created, for example, a secret garden, a place to relax on the lawn, tea garden where teas and infusions are prepared, vegetable garden which provides part of the vegetables used in the kitchen and the orchard where you can stroll amid the almond, apricot, pomegranate, fig and olive trees.
C Rossi, August 2017
D Covezzi, UK, May 2017