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Riad Malaika

17 rue Zayane, Essaouira 44100, Morocco
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Ranked #9 of 78 hotels in Essaouira
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Wellington, New Zealand
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this Riad partly because of the food reviews. The evening meal was by far the best we had in 3 weeks in Morocco - exquisite pigeon pastilla and desserts topped with spun sugar that looked like they could win a dessert plating competition. We appreciated being collected from the Supratour bus and were given a 5am breakfast to... More

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Riad Malaika is hidden from the main market streets in Essaouira. Booked this place in particular because of the price comparison vs. some of the larger, less-personal hotels closer to the beach and because of how the hotel looked on the website. We felt that the photographs of definitely painted it in a favourable light, because when we arrived we... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful riad well hidden in a quiet alley, but definitely centrally located. It's a perfect place for having a romantic and cozy dinner. The food and the service were exceptional and beautifully presented. Book in advance as the ingredients are fresh from the market.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I noticed this small riad for it's design :) went there for dinner (need to book as it is all fresh from the market). The good was great and the service exceptional. Definitely the best out of 5 restaurants tried in Essaouira. Prices are good, presentation excellent and the service in very homy. Sitting in front of the fire place... More

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helena
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59 reviews 59 reviews
15 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently spent a night at the Riad Malaika in Essaouira, Morocco and wish it could have been longer. Everything about this Riad was exceptional, from the clean, comfortable, and creatively decorated room to the quiet and relaxing terrace. The staff were more than helpful, and the owners absolutely delightful. I also had dinner at the Riad and it was... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Tucked away down a quiet street, but certainly in the center of it all. Charming room. Staff is very helpful and pleasant - helped us get our luggage to and from our car. Breakfast was a highlight - every day we had a different dish, all of which were excellent. Unfortunately it was a bit too cool in the mornings... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Stayed late May at this lovely and well located riad. Staff were so helpful. They sent a porter to meet us from the Supratours bus and kindly arranged the purchase of our return tickets. The building was just beautiful and our room was lovely. Breakfasts were relaxed and nicely prepared. The location was perfect, just a few steps off the... More

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

That was one of the best experiences in Morocco. Lovely riad! The atmosphere and decor is wonderful. Rooms are very cosy and well furnished, nice interior design, bathrooms very nice and good quality of cosmetics. Stuff is very helpful and pleasant. We loved all details inside. Breakfast was excellent! Very good location! I would definitely come back to the same... More

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Hong Kong, China
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The place is well decorated. The staff including the cleaning ladies is helpful and friendly. We called them when we got on the supratours bus in Marrakesh.A guy picked us up when we arrived. The breakfast is great. The sweet melon is very nice. Essaouira is very beautiful. This is a place you must stay for more than one night.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Just as Essaouira is a delightful escape from the bustle of much of the rest of Morocco - Riad Malaika is a peaceful respite from Essaouira. Ideally located within the medina walls but just steps from the North Bastion, fish market and souk. The riad style is a bit different from what you may have experienced elsewhere with a much... More

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Address: 17 rue Zayane, Essaouira 44100, Morocco
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Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Essaouira #10 Family Hotel in Essaouira
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AUTANTIC RIAD XVIII IN ESSAOUIRA-MORROCO, QUIET IN THE HEART OF THE MEDINA ... more   less 
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