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Surf & Chill Hostel

16 rue Algerie (Bab Marrakech), Old Medina, Essaouira 44000, Morocco (Formerly Surf & Chill Camp)
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48 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If I were just writing a review of its staff, it would be five stars. But if I were just writing a review of the hostel sans staff, it would be one star. Surf and Chill is really saved by its awesome staff. But the staff is all-volunteer, so they cycle in and out every few weeks. (They work in... More 

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surfchillcamp, Owner at Surf & Chill Hostel, responded to this review

hi from surf and chill hostel thanks alot for ur review but we dont think that u were here in our hostel because i am in hostel every day and our showers works very well and hot and wifi been all the time working and we dont know what are u talking about so please remove this review and go... More 

Dahab, Egypt
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

Surf and Chill is a super nice hostel in Essaouira, perfect position so close to the Medina and the beach and just 2 min walk from Supratour bus station. Amazing staff and nice atmosphere from the breakfast all together till the nice tajine dinner in the terrace. They can organize for you daily surf trip to discover Essaoiura! And they... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

Great hostel with the nicest staff! Super relaxed and friendly atmosphere. perfect for surfing and chilling. The rooms get cleaned daily and beds made! Good and cosy breakfast. Occasionally the owners put on a delicious feed for the crew :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

This hostel has been great fun for us. All the people working there were very welcoming, friendly and helpful! The rooms are always very clean and cosy as there were the bathrooms. In the evening you could sit down with the people or have your own privacy, since it's not overcrowded there. The surfing lessons were very good aswell and... More 

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Marseille, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

My parents had stayed in Essaouira before but at Sofitel, and given that our budget was much smaller, we (me and my grlfriend) looked for a hostel. I don't think we could have found a better one in Essaouira: new and spotless bed, friendly, helpful and hassle free staff (thanks to Hasna, Freya and Yousseff!), good location and relaxed atmosphere.

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Agadir, Morocco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Welcoming, friendly staff thank you Hasna .Located near the ocean in beautiful Essaouira, they can arrange trips for surf or kitsurf .. the nice village next to essaouira great way to meet other travellers and have a relaxing time! Actually one of the best hostels that I have ever stayed in.

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Berlin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

what should we say, have been there a lot. but the hostel is great. best service, veneery clean, nice cute rooms. and aicha is definitely the best. and hasna and everyone else working there. breakfast everyday. and you always get help when you need something. see u again soon u crazy people

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Perth, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

My recent stay at Surf and Chill has been exceptional. The staff (Youssef, Hasna and Amin) are really friendly, helpful and nice. It was the highlight of my last trip. It's got everything you need if you're looking to relax and catch some waves

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Kampala, Uganda
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

Surf and Chill indeed merits it's name. The hostel has the comfiest beds I slept on throughout my travels in Morocco. They have a lovely terrace to chill on and the location is fantastic - very central in the medina. They have the friendliest staff and Hasna, the receptionist, is the nicest person who will give you great tips on... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

You will receive a fantastic warm welcome. Hasna came out to meet us at our taxi and show us where it was, which was really lovely. Free WIFI, kitchen facilities. You can keep food in the fridge which keeps your travel costs down. Tea and coffee available. Beds very comfortable. Good sleep quality - nice friendly atmosphere, but people settle... More 

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