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3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   10 Rue Draa, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Ranked #38 of 156 Essaouira B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014
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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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Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

This is a lovely rustic charming place. The free breakfast is wonderful....consisting of several types of sweet pancake type flatbreads...syrups, honey, tea, coffee...the staff is super helpful and kind, the hotel provides a map via email when your booking confirmed with the most perfect map for how to walk to the hotel from the bus station....the rooms do not have... More

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HELLO Merci pour les commentaires sur notre riad Notre objectif est de vous satisfaire / Paco More

Aarhus
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

All in all a great place to stay. Very cheap, excellent service, central location and nice atmosphere. We enjoyed two nights in this Riad, and as a family of three, with a 1,5 year old boy, we couldn't be more happy.

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HI Thank you for the comments on our riad Our goal is to satisfy you / Paco More

San Luis Obispo, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

Naddie goes out of her way to answer all questions and give information. DarEl Paco is easy to find from the Supratours bus station, a 10 minute walk, is clean, in a great location ( with the exception of being very close to the loud speaker for the call to prayer) but they are holy words! There are many many... More

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hi hello Thank you for the comments on our riad Our goal is to satisfy you / Regars Paco More

London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

The hotel was really nice with welcome mint tea on arrival. Our room was clean with a great en-suite. The roof terrace is really handy if you fancy a spot of sunbathing or some place to sit and relax. The staff were super helpful, trying to call me when I was really late, then going out of their way to... More

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darelpacoessaouira, Propriétaire at Dar El Paco, responded to this review

hi Entire team thanks you for your comment. We are proud to have brought what you were picked. Maybe soon best cordially Paco More

Coventry
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

I visited here 3 years ago and when I was returning to Essaouira with 6 other friends, I really wanted to return here. I am so glad I did. We were the only guests in the place and were welcomed warmly and told that the house was ours and we could use the kitchen etc as we wanted. Everyone was... More

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darelpacoessaouira, Owner at Dar El Paco, responded to this review

HI We are pleased the whole team and I to have fallen short of your expectations. We were delighted to receive breakfast and courteous. Riad wish you again soon. soon regards Team and Paco More

Clermont-Ferrand, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014 via mobile

We were here 1 week. It was a great place, in a quiet corner of the medina. We had a good room with excellent bathing facilities. it was clean. The ambiance was very cosy and warm. There was no need for an alarm, we had the mosque als neighbour. The breakfast was included in the price. The owner was a... More

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Merci, Merci, Toute l' équipe est ravis de ce commentaire qui fait que nous aimons faire mieux. Nous avons été... More

London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Generally dirty - room not cleaned properly - there were signs of the previous occupants. I didn't even want to handle the door key, the tag was so greasy and dirty and the sheets and towels were 'tired' to say the least. The lighting in the ensuite shower-room was so dim, I can't say whether to not it was clean... More

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darelpacoessaouira, Propriétaire at Dar El Paco, responded to this review

Hello, I think dear customer, my riad is not that which you speak. We generally good reviews on cleanliness, breakfasts etc ... Your comment does not bother me at all since you are the 6 th of 142. M which is unpleasant that is your Anonyma and not having told us the during your stay, which would have allowed us... More

Wrocław
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Beautifully designed and well-located, Dar El Paco is an excellent choice for a short stay in Essaouira for a couple or a single traveller. Our room (which was called Sahara) was in a yellow/orange/red theme and was really pleasant to stay into. The breakfast was really good (the fresh orange juice!) and Annie, the supervisor of the riad, was a... More

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darelpacoessaouira, Gérant at Dar El Paco, responded to this review

Thank you for your answer. We are pleased to welcome you to our Riad. Parking around the medina Best regards. More

Brussels, Région De Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
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63 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013 via mobile

Really lovely and cozy little riad in the centre of town. The location is simply excellent, easy walking distance to anywhere in town. Furthermore, the rooms are each uniquely furnished, reflecting a Moroccan theme. Each room and corresponding bathroom is cozy, comfortable and sufficiently equipped. Furthermore, Annie the hostess is truly a wonderful person who takes special care of her... More

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darelpacoessaouira, Gérant at Dar El Paco, responded to this review

Thank you for the comments on our riad Our goal is to satisfy you / Paco More

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

As a young couple on a budget, we couldn't have asked for a better place to stay. This riad exceeded our expectations in every way. Staff are lovely, giving spot on recommendations for places to eat/things to see and do - must try Chez Driss! We stayed in the Sahara room which was very inviting, cosy and clean. Overall, this... More

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Thank you for the comments on our riad Our goal is to satisfy you / Paco More

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Address: 10 Rue Draa, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Dar El Paco 3*
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Enjoy our homemade dishes NATTY by the wife of PACOSpecialist Moroccan dishes with fresh products such as couscous, tajine etc. ..If you want to learn Moroccan cuisine that the hostess will be happy to give you a lesson. Before you take the direction of souk shopping for vegetables ingredients and work. ... more   less 
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