Ouarzazate, Dades Valley & Todra Gorge

The Dades Valley is known as The Valley of A Thousand Kasbahs and sits between the Atlas Mountains and the peaks of the Jebel Saghra. Woven into the arid landscape are fertile date palm plantations. Overlooking these, are quintessential fortified Kasbahs, and valley-hugging villages featuring mud-brick walls, or crumbling pisé. Ouarzazate is known as Morocco’s film city and has was the film set for Gladiator, Game of Thrones and Lawrence of Arabia. There are some superb hotels in nearby Skoura. 

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Les Jardins De Skoura - Pool

Les Jardins De Skoura

$ $ $ $ $ Southern Morocco & the Sahara Desert  

Les Jardins De Skoura is a beautiful boutique bolthole located in the pretty village of Skoura, about 45 minutes from Ouarzazate. You generally stop here for a couple of nights on the way back from a stay in the Sahara Desert.  

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Dar Ahlam

$ $ $ $ $ Southern Morocco & the Sahara Desert  

Dar Ahlam is one of Morocco’s hidden gems. It is a luxury Kasbah located in the off-the-beaten-track village of Skoura.  

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