5 Columns \ ESSAOUIRA \ Morocco
Located in the ancient walled city of Essaouira, the iconic 18th Century Riad has been lovingly restored, retaining all the original features. Minimalistic, yet character-driven, the 4 bedroom home is an eclectic mix of of vintage, antique and modern furniture and art from Europe and Morocco. Spread over 4 floors, there is ample indoor and outdoor space to relax and enjoy with friends and family while exploring the enchanting city.
Farm 215 \ Uilkraal Valley \ South Africa
The modern Fynbos Suites are set high on the hills, offering panoramic views of the 800 acres of nature reserve via the expansive glass windows. In addition to the three off-the-grid villas, there is the main homestead with additional guestrooms and an onsite restaurant. Farm 215 is the ultimate secluded hideaway, offering a luxurious getaway that is sure to help you slow down and reconnect with nature.
RIAD JAANEMAN \ MARRAKECH \ MOROCCO
Located on the edge of the souks in the heart of Marrakech medina near the infamous Djemaa el Fna, this intimate riad has five spacious suites arranged around a central patio with an azul plunge pool surrounded by lush bamboo and banana trees. The Italian-born owner brings a distinctive European flavour to this traditional Moroccan house, resulting in pared-back elegance complimented by a bold Italian twist.
Riad Anayela \ Marrakech \ Morocco
Riad Anayela is a 300 year old city palace that was lovingly restored by over 100 local artisans, with 7 beautiful bedrooms, heated limestone pool, and rooftop terrace overlooking the historic medina. Elegant and minimal in design, the sanctuary is filled with beautiful custom pieces, from carved silver lanterns to artisanal furniture. This boutique hotel is an art piece in itself and must be experienced.
Palacio de Las Especias \ Marrakech \ Morocco
This stunning 19th Century home was beautifully restored into a 7 room guesthouse by owners Jose and Higinio, updated with all the modern comforts while maintaining the original architecture to respect its historical past. With cool patios, a courtyard pool and fountains, and a rooftop terrace, this chic retreat is the ultimate hideaway of relaxation and tranquility.
P'tit Habibi \ Marrakech \ Morocco
Fusing local artisan craft with modern design, this chic riad is a beautiful blend of Moroccan design with a Scandinavian aesthetic giving this peaceful hideaway a somewhat eclectic and rock 'n' roll feel. Cool down in the rooftop plunge pool, enjoy a sundowner overlooking the golden-hued city, or stay in and enjoy a film in the private cinema, this 5 room riad will soon be your favorite home away from home.
AUBERGE DU SUD \ MERZOUGA \ MOROCCO
Located at the base of the spectacular Erg Chebbi Dunes in South Morocco sits Auberge Du Sud, a special desert oasis offering luxurious Saharan-style rooms at the hotel, camel trekking, Sahara desert tents and stunning suites in the exclusive Riad. Get swept away in the magical energy of the Sahara...
Dar Bo \ Essaouira \ Morocco
Located in the heart of the old town of Essaouira, this bright 4 bedroom home is adorned with handcrafted furniture and artisan pieces. Built over 3 floors, this oasis offers a large living room, a kitchen, and 3 terraces to enjoy the lovely year-round temperatures of this idyllic, ancient town.
Riad ZamZam \ Marrakech \ Morocco
With 7 rooms and suites beautifully decorated with lush fabrics, local handicrafts, French antiques and African Art, a lavish sitting room with magnificent fireplace, a shady courtyard, refreshing plunge pool, and rooftop terrace with views to the Atlas Mountains, this is the ideal place to rest and restore balance from your adventures in the incredible city of Marrakech.
Riad Baladin \ Essaouira \ Morocco
Located just steps from the water, Riad Baladin is an oasis of tranquility with 10 rooms, all simply decorated with a beautiful blend of Moroccan style and contemporary design. Guests can enjoy fantastic views from one of the many rooftop patios, relax in the shade of one of the lounges to escape the mid-day heat, or warm up by the fireplace on chilly evenings.
Ryad Dyor \ Marrakech \ Morocco
This boutique hotel is the perfect mix of modern, traditional and luxury. Located in a quiet neighborhood inside the famous Marrakech medina, the beautifully decorated rooms are filled with an eclectic collection of furnishings, artworks and antiques from all over the world. With two shady courtyards adorned with palms and orange trees, a splash pool, and a large open-air rooftop lounge, you won't have any trouble finding a nook to relax in!
kasbah bab ourika \Atlas mtns \ morocco
Perched majestically on a hilltop with spectacular views of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains, traditional Berber villages and the lush river valley below, guests can enjoy the vistas from a series of courtyards, terraces, gardens and swimming pools, or one of the 26 beautifully decorated rooms with its own terrace. It embodies the feeling of serenity and calm, yet it is only 45 minutes from the bustling center of Marrakech.
Riad Yasmine \ Marrakech \ morocco
This charming boutique hotel is a haven of peace inside the bustling streets of the medina in Marrakech with 7 Moorish rooms and suites built around a central courtyard and beautiful tiled pool. Combining authentic charm, discreet luxury and a contemporary atmosphere, the traditional riad is a timeless sanctuary to enjoy the days away.
DAR ZEMORA \MARRAKECH \ morocco
Located in the Palmeraie area of Marrakech, Dar Zemora is a lovely country villa surrounded by lush gardens and refreshing pools. The beautifully furnished boutique hotel has 2 suites, 3 bedrooms and a private Pavillion Suite. With large comfortable sitting rooms, a fan room with swaying drapes and floor cushions, garden terraces and enticing pools, the hardest part of your stay will be deciding where to relax the day away.
Kasbah DU TOUBKAL \ATLAS MTNS \ MOROCCO
Sitting on a rocky outcrop above the town of Imlil near the foot of the tallest peak in North Africa, this unique hotel is just 45 minutes from Marrakech, yet feels worlds away. Surrounded by the Toubkal National Park, the beautiful gardens and large terraces offer unparalleled views of the surrounding mountains.
Riad Anata \ Fez \ morocco
This 5 room, Adalusian-inspired guesthouse is ideally situated in the renowned Fez medina. There are 4 floors and 5 color-themed rooms, as well as a lower lounge with a library and a rooftop terrace with a plunge pool, the ideal place to relax and take in the sights and sounds of ancient medina.
Dar Beida & Dar Emma \ Essaouira \ morocco
2 boutique luxury holiday rentals located in the old medina of the infamous walled city of Essaouira. Choose between a 4-bedroom, 200-year old traditional style 'dar' with funky new furnishings or a 2-bedroom hippy house with a quirky mix of traditional Moroccan design with 60's pieces and modern touches.
Forodhani House \ Lamu Is \ Kenya
Built in authentic Swahili style, Forodhani House is a large whitewashed villa situated on a 12km stretch of pristine white sand on the island of Lamu. Beautifully furnished with hand-woven rugs, light curtains, antique coffee-tables and old chests, the stunning home has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 12 people.
Riad Fez Medina \ Fes \ Morocco
Tucked away behind a nondescript door at the end of a labyrinth of narrow alleyways, the luxurious riad is filled with colorful tapestries, intricate tiling and a private plunge pool.
Dar Al Hossoun \ Taroudant \ Morocco
Surrounded by 100 acres of olive groves, Dar Al Hossoun is a beautiful eco-friendly guesthouse constructed entirely by local builders & craftsmen with natural materials using ancestral techniques. The lovely contemporary gardens are among the most beautiful of the Mediterranean basin area.
Casa Perleta \ Chefchaouen \ Morocco
A beautiful boutique hotel designed in the classic Andulusan Architecture of the area. With 8 rooms and a stunning rooftop restaurant, you won't want to leave the view.
La Gazelle d'Or \ Taroudant \ Morocco
This blissfully relaxing retreat is set on over 250 acres with 30 ground-floor stone cottages, each having its own private terrace, decorated in a uniquely modern Moroccan style.
Hotel Yasmina \ Merzouga \ Morocco
Literally steps away from the dunes of the Sahara Desert, Hotel Yasmina can not get any closer. Take a camel trek into the desert and spend the night in a Berber Camp under the stars.
Dar Skala \ Essaouira \ Morocco
Dar Skala is a beautiful guesthouse located right on the ocean in the walled city of Essaouira. A tiny entrance takes you up winding passages until you reach the rooftop patio with one of the best views in the city.