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Villa de l'O

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3 rue Mohamed Ben Messaoud, Essaouira 44100, Morocco
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Ranked #45 of 174 Essaouira B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Riad is extremely well located in the center of Esaaouira. Walking distance from everything. Not on the beach though. It is luxurious and beautifully decorated with Moroccan refinement. Service is attentive and warm. Overall a very nice experience.

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Romsey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After an exorbitant charge for gin and tonics elsewhere wr happened on this Hotel and restaurant so had not booked. Fabulous meal with brilliant service in a stunning location , do not visit Essaouira without visiting here for authentic Morrocan food experience.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We booked this Hotel at the last moment after changing our plans. The information and photos on the Hotel website suggested our stay would be quite special. We were not disappointed. After a three night stay at a large modern hotel further along the promenade it was a real treat. The location was ideal being so close to the Medina... More 

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Los Angeles
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

The hotel is quite beautiful, with a subtle maritime theme to its decor, lots of rich wood, and altogether warm and inviting. Our room was very attractive, but quite small -- and the bathroom sink provided nowhere to place one's toiletries while using them. We were in a room which gave out directly onto the rooftop, and breakfast was laid... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Well located but with good ocean views. Just inside the medina. We had a quiet indoor facing room, a bit small but adequate. Breakfast on deck was great. Lounge area was historic and luxurious. Staff were outstanding. Sitting in central courtyard area was a treat.

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geelong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

A beautiful traditional style riad with gorgeous dark wood and stone in the old Portugese style. The rooms are divine with linen curtains, beautiful comfortable beds, great showers, TV etc and they all open onto to the fabulous internal balconies. The place is filled with antiques and very stylish. The food was lovely, warm chocolate pastries for breakfast who could... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We only stayed here for one night, as a side trip on our visit to Marrakech but wish we had stayed here longer. The hotel is only a 5 min walk from the bus station and if you have luggage there will be people there with carts to help you with your cases.No need for a taxi as cars cant... More 

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Hitchin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

When we first arrived we were allocated a standard room. It was small and whilst it had everything we needed it had only a small window that opened onto the inner courtyard. This meant the room was very dark and hot and felt like a prison cell. We asked to be moved to a better room and as there was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Your Watch stop in that villa and specialy in your room. Every single detail is such a beautiful old and warm house: service, rooms , stuff and specialy Siham, breakfast... Bref, the place to be in Essaouira.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

If I wanted to eat my breakfast with cleaners constantly scurrying back and forth through the dining area with mop and slop bucket I wood commit a crime and go to wormwood scrubs.this place is dark,dingy and apart from one friendly handyman it very much resembled a morgue ,I can think of nothing possitive to say about this villa and... More 

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