Mr. Abdelaziz Boullouz is one of the “Agharass“ founders, he is not only the manager, but also a mountain and desert guide, member of the Guides office in El-Kelaa M'Gouna and the Roses valley, where he lives with his family. He offers accommodation for reasonable prices:
The guest house "Kasbah Assafar":
old house (17th century), comfortable Kasbah can accommodate tourists in a grandiose setting. Kasbah Assafar is located in the heart of roses valley, in the Berber village of Ait Khiar (4 km from Kelaat Mgouna on the road to Tourbist and Boutaghrar). This small village of kasbahs, overlooking the mgoun valley, and from where you leave the red earth and join the gardens in the middle of luxuriant vegetation (almond trees, fig trees, fields barley… etc) and roses that are hallmarks of this region. It is easy and pleasant to walk along the river, the Kasbah is a point of departure for numerous walks and treks: the valley and the gorges of Mgoun, Dades and Todra Valley, the volcanic mountain of Saghro, desert and dunes...etc.
For more information please visit the following website: Kasbah Assafar
exist near the Kasbah for nice rates too. The authentic cottage has a kitchen for those who want to prepare their own meals.
Private accommodation in the villager house’s: Boullouz works with many families from the surrounding villages, so it is possible to pass night in small cottages during your stay.
Mr Boullouz and the team of "Agharass" are available to help you. The activities proposed to allow those who wish to network with people they meet. The contact with villagers is facilitated by our knowledge of the environment and our experience.
How to join us?
The Kasbah Assafar (1500 m) is at 90 km from Ouarzazate and its international airport, and 5 km from the capital of Roses Kelaat Mgouna.
On arrival at the Kelaat Mgouna center, turn left at the crossroads towards Tourbist and Boutaghrar. At the side of the road you will find a sign indicating the Kasbah Assafar, the track is accessible by car. Following the signs to reach the village Ait Khiyar "at 1500 meters, where everything is quiet and away from the hubbub of the city.