The drive over the Atlas from Marrakech to Skoura takes about four hours on a good road. Audley Travel can arrange a car and a driver. More: audleytravel.com. Sawadi is a small organic farm in Skoura run by a French couple, with seven traditional cottages dotted among the gardens; there’s a pool and restaurant. More: sawadi.ma. Also at Skoura, Dar Ahlam is a stunning kasbah and one of the finest properties in Morocco. More: relaischateaux.com; mrandmrssmith.com/ dar-ahlam.