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Riad Malaika

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17 rue Zayane, Essaouira 44100, Morocco
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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Go to Riad Malaika if you would like to stay centrally but quiet in the Medina. Location is just perfect - all major sights in the Medina are not more than 5 mins walking distance. Riad is family run and staff is very helpful and are more than willing to fulfill also Special requests like early breakfast, etc. Breakfast is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Malaika is situated brilliantly - a quiet backstreet within striking distance of the key parts of the Medina. I stayed in the suite, with the sound of the waves through my open window at night. The staff were all excellent, I was made to feel thoroughly at home, and if you stay here DO make sure you eat here at... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely beautiful riad, very stylish but also very clean, comfortable, and welcoming. The whole place, including our room (no. 4) was delightful. It was a pleasure to stroll home to it after a long walk on the beach or wandering through the souks. Very handy location for the old Medina with everything close to hand. I loved the cats and... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Riad is owned by a French family and it certainly has a French flair. It is beautifully decorated, the staff are warm and friendly and breakfast was cooked and delicious. It is located right in the Medina close to all the sights and the harbour.

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Brooklyn, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This was a great choice for us. Riad Malaika is in an excellent location right in the medina and the staff is so helpful. They drew us a detailed trail along a map which we were able to follow easily to explore the entire area. The rooms are too cute! Very clean and large. Breakfast was delicious and fresh, more... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We spent a long weekend here for my husband's birthday and loved it. The staff are so welcoming & helpful that you feel as though you're staying with friends not in a hotel. Breakfast is included and served at whatever time suits you which is great when you're on holiday! Rooms are lovely and decor throughout is beautiful. There is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Riad Malaïka is just amazing. The rooms are spacious, clean and comfortable. The people who work there are so nice. They offered us a 20% discount and upgraded us to the Junior Suite Terrace room (which is wonderful) for free. The breakfast is also very good and the riad is right in the middle of the Medina. Definitely recommended.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We stayed at the Riad Malaika for 11 nights and it just was a beautiful time. Sylvie, Primarck and their staff are absolutely lovely and helpful. You always get a smile from them. They also gave us the opportunity to stay for four nights in the suite without any additional charges. The food and especially the presentation of the food... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We only stayed for one night but from the moment we walked in we felt comfortable. The Riad was carefully renovated and tastefully decorated by the lovely owners and there was no corner we did not like. It was quiet and comfortable, we simply loved it and felt at home here.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We stayed for four nights and it was fantastic. The owners and staff are all friendly and welcoming and happy to help with anything you may need. The food is fantastic and the breakfasts great. A short walk from the beach and the rest of the Medina. Highly recommended.

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