The Green Life

Km 21, Route de l'Ourika, Marrakech, Morocco
Ourika Valley

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Hotel Description

We’ve said before that your choice of location in Marrakech essentially boils down to the busy medina vs. the more suburban Palmeraïe, but in fact there’s a third option on the fringes of the city. Ourika, at the foot of the Atlas Mountains, is where you’ll find The Green Life, a small and luxurious eco-resort that uses its rural location to great advantage in creating an experience that’s extraordinarily tranquil and immersive. It’s an unusual name for a hotel, but one that turns out to be entirely apt — green isn’t the color most of us associate with Morocco, but this is a hotel that’ll change that.

The fourteen rooms and suites are all outfitted in a lavish traditional style, and all open directly onto the literal kind of green life — either a terrace overlooking the gardens, or a spectacular view of the Atlas Mountains themselves. Space is plentiful, as are the comforts, and while it’s a small hotel, it’s large enough to have its own spa, complete with treatment rooms and a traditional hammam. Lunch is served by the poolside, and dinner is an extravagant affair featuring all of Morocco’s signature flavors. And from here you’re scarcely a half-hour from Marrakech proper, and even closer to the Moroccan countryside — it’s the ideal jumping-off point for an Atlas Mountains adventure.

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Hotel Criteria

  • 14 Rooms
  • Style: Traditional Elegance
  • Atmosphere: Quiet

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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • Free parking
  • Free wi-fi
  • Golf nearby
  • Jacuzzi
  • Restaurant
  • Shopping area nearby
  • Spa
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Yoga

Need to Know

Pets are not allowed at the property.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express

Check in:

1pm,

Check out:

12pm

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  • The Lovers Room

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 Queen Bed
    • 215 ft²/19 m².
    Amenities

    This room includes:

    • central air conditioning
    • flat panel television
    • jacuzzi tub
    • minibar
    • safe
    • terrace
  • The Three Olives

    • Fits 3 people
    • 3 Single Beds
    • 269 ft²/24 m².
    Amenities

    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • central air conditioning
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • minibar
    • rain shower
    • safe
    • terrace
  • The Zen Suite

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 Queen Bed
    • 269 ft²/24 m².
    Amenities

    Views: garden or pool.

    This room includes:

    • central air conditioning
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • international channel
    • jacuzzi tub
    • minibar
    • safe
    • soaking tub
    • terrace
    • working desk
  • The book room

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 50 ft²/4 m².
    Amenities

    Views: garden or pool.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • central air conditioning
    • international channel
    • minibar
    • safe
    • wake up service
    • working desk
  • The Atlas Suite

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 Queen Bed
    • 538 ft²/49 m².
    Amenities

    Views: mountain, garden or pool.

    This room includes:

    • flat panel television
    • international channel
    • iron
    • safe
    • stand up shower
    • terrace
    • working desk
  • The Royal Suite

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 Queen Bed
    • 645 ft²/59 m².
    Amenities

    Views: mountain, garden or pool.

    This room includes:

    • central air conditioning
    • flat panel television
    • international channel
    • minibar
    • safe
    • soaking tub
    • terrace
    • wake up service
    • working desk
  • Blue Sky Luxury Tent

    • Fits 3 people
    • 3 Single Beds
    • 645 ft²/59 m².
    Amenities

    Views: garden or pool.

    This room includes:

    • central air conditioning
    • flat panel television
    • international channel
    • jacuzzi tub
    • minibar
    • safe
    • terrace
    • wake up service
  • One Thousand and Night Luxury Tent

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 645 ft²/59 m².
    Amenities

    Views: garden or pool.

    This room includes:

    • air conditioning window unit
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • international channel
    • jacuzzi tub
    • minibar
    • safe
    • terrace
    • wake up service
  • Jasmin Luxury Tent

    • Fits 3 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 645 ft²/59 m².
    Amenities

    Views: garden or pool.

    This room includes:

    • air conditioning window unit
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • international channel
    • iron
    • jacuzzi tub
    • minibar
    • patio
    • safe
    • wake up service
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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • Free parking
  • Free wi-fi
  • Golf nearby
  • Jacuzzi
  • Restaurant
  • Shopping area nearby
  • Spa
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Yoga

Need to Know

Pets are not allowed at the property.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express

Check in:

1pm,

Check out:

12pm

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