Kasbah Bab Ourika
Atlas Mountains, Morocco
A Glimpse at the property
With a stunning hilltop setting, Bab Ourika provides the dazzling views of the Ourika Valley’s flowing rivers, greenery and olive groves, right up into the mesmerising snow-capped Atlas Mountains.
Acclaimed as one of the most eco friendly properties in Morocco – made principally using the traditional Berber technique – the Hotel almost gives the impression its grown from the ground beneath it. With all day sunlight, the rammed earth walls provide dense walls creating insulation and air conditioning as needed, whilst solar panels provide heated water and electricity.
With breathtaking views from sunrise to sunset, Kasbah offers a birds eye view into the culture of the Berber villages and stunning natural landscape below right up into the snowy tips of the Atlas Mountains. With 360 degree views there isn’t a single bit of the property that doesn’t provide a break-taking vantage point, whether from your private terrace or beside the stunning and secluded pool.
The interiors of the hotel echo its natural surroundings beautifully and each bedroom showcases its own individuality to provide guests an opportunity to experience a genuine side of Moroccan life. The restaurant serves food that is freshly supplied daily from the surrounding villages. The chef specializes in traditional Berber recipes as well as international options, providing fresh, healthy and beautifully crafted cuisine.
For those wanting to experience Morocco up close, there are an abundance of things to do, from market browsing to farm foraging or for those with a bit more energy, hiking, trekking, riding or even some skiing in the nearby in the Atlas mountains.
Amenities & Services
Sleeps up to 52
DVD player and music system
Full-time maid service, waiters & house chef
Hiking, Trekking, Riding & Skiing (upon request)