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Riad Bab Essaouira

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35 biss derb Abderahman Eddakhil, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Lifou, New Caledonia
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

This place is gorgeous and the owners are taking good care of it. The view from the rooftop is beautiful and the setting is comfortable. The room was very clean and with a little lounge area, nice to seat around. Breakfast was delicious, fresh orange juice, msemenn, mint tea etc. Overall a great experience in Essaouira! :)

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RiadDarNajat, Owner at Riad Bab Essaouira, responded to this review

Hi to our new friends and many thanks indeed for your very kind post here on Trip Advisor which helps a lot . We will be very glad to have the chance to see you back in Riad Bab Essaouira and feel more than welcome to recommend our Riad around. We will do our real best. Yours faithfully,Olli. More 

Bristol
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111 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Having stayed at this owners Riad in Marrakech, we had been recommended to go to Essaouira, (and were glad we did) so stayed here. Transfers to and from the airport were flawless, and highly recommended, as the riad is really tucked away and would be very difficult to find unaided. Our greeting was very good, Hassam was helpful and friendly.... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

I had a great stay in their sister riad, Dar Najat in Marrakech, and also had a great stay here. The riad is clean, cute, and there is a nice rooftop cozy hangout area. The service is exceptionally friendly. Hassan is a great guy who listened carefully to my needs and responded wonderfully, with a customized breakfast. This is the... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

It's not the unique, beautiful decor, the plentiful, fresh breakfasts, the sunny roof terrace with a sea view or the amazing vegetarian feast cooked up for us on our first night that make this Riad such a wonderful place to stay, though of course it all helps - it's the people. Oliver, the manager of Riad Bab and its sister... More 

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Perth, Australia
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

A fantastic location to stay in run by very friendly and helpful people. Generous sized and tasty breakfast. We liked the room which was right at the top because it was a lot more private than the rest of the rooms inside the riad. Rooms were clean and comfortable.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Our one night stay at Riad Bab Essaouria was great. Hassan was extremely kind to pick us up from the Supratour bus station, which is a short walk away from the medina, which the riad is conveniently located. The staff were extremely friendly, the breakfast was delicious, the room was clean, and they have an extraordinary patio with a view... More 

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Wales
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Misleading information about the rooms . Loft apartment means room in stairwell . Can't fault the manager and the cook . Dark and depressing African art . Approach to the riad was gloomy but we expect that . Normally you open the door of the street into a bright new world . Sorry disappointed and not good value for money

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RiadDarNajat, Owner at Riad Bab Essaouira, responded to this review

Hi to the reviewer and thanks for the post in any case even.it is a very pessimist view.. (indee!) of our riad and even if we don't agree at all with the comments here. I will not try to demonstrate what is the reality or not but would just say that at the opposite a huge majority of guests did... More 

Ostrava, Czech Republic
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Riad is located in small tiny street but just a few step from centre of medina. Room was comfortable and enough space. We were satisfied with hospitality of Hassan who gives a lot of advice and information about Essaouira. We enjoyed our relax time on the roof of riad.

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1 Thank Katterina121
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

After a luxury sojourn in riad dar najat in Marrakech, and a big root trip via Ouarzazate, Mehmid, Taliouine, we were really happy to recover luxury, in bab essaouira, we weren't homesick, it was the same atmosphere... (same owner than in marrakech with same nice decoration). Our children were really happy to recover good breakfast, with unique marrocan fresh orange... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Great location in the middle of the medina, step out into the market stalls and the bustling streets but set back down a side street so a lovely quiet nights sleep. Only 5 minutes walk from the square and the fishing port and less than 10 mins from the beach. Loads of space - each room-suite is a floor of... More 

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