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Riad Zahra Mogador

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   90 Quartier des Dunes, Essaouira 44100, Morocco
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Ranked #13 of 78 Hotels in Essaouira
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

After looking up restaurants on Trip Advisor while in Essaoiura, we saw the Riad Zahra and made the short walk from our hotel along the beachfront. Upon arriving, we were greeted and told they have two restaurants. We opted for the fish restaurant, so were taken up to the top floor. A lovely restaurant overlooking the pool below (complete with... More

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Montpellier
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We love this little family owned hotel so much we go back regularly. Delighfully designed and furnished the downstairs dining rooms can be intimate or more open. The top storey fish and meat grill restaurant is splendid with gorgeous views over the sea. Food in both excellent and service can't be faulted. You relax by the swimming pool or on... More

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra Mogador, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this fantastic review. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us, and was very glad we met your expectations.Our team is working hard every day to make our guest feels happy and your satisfaction is the best reward we could receive. We hope to... More

Toulouse, France
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our stay since its location is outside the noisy center of Essaouira, and only 3 mins away from the beach! We loved the big pool with its three little friendly turtles! This might sound like a tiny detail but they sell beers at the bar! Believe me we never enjoyed a beer that much especially since we... More

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra Mogador, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to have the pleasure to welcome you back again soon . Best wishes Xavier More

Athens, Greece
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in Riad Zahra on a short holiday in Essaouira. It was a last minute booking and we didnt expect too much but it certainly excided our expectations. The hotel was very clean and neat and the stuff super helpfull with every little thing we needed. Our room was on the ground floor which i didnt like at first... More

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra Mogador, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am glad that you had an enjoyable stay with us. I am pleased that you found the staff to be friendly and helpful, and enjoyed our Restaurants. I look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Kind regards Xavier More

London
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14 reviews 14 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is just a few minutes away from the beach. The room is confortable and clean and the view from the restaurant is amazing. The staff is fanstastic and they went well over any aspectative. I would raccomend this place!!!

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra Mogador, responded to this review

Dear Tony, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this fantastic review. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us, and was very glad we met your expectations. We hope to have the pleasure to welcome you back again soon and thank you so much for recommending Riad Zahra. Kind regards Xavier More

Surbiton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely Riad about 15 minutes sea front walk from the Medina. The hosts are very nice and friendly people and the service is great. It has two restaurants with very good food and breakfast is lovely, the best I had during my Moroccan tour. I would definitely recommend it to family and friends.

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra Mogador, responded to this review

Dear Angela, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I am glad that you had an enjoyable stay with us. I am pleased that you found the staff to be friendly and helpful, and enjoyed lunch in our Restaurants. I look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Best wishes Xavier More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We came to Essaouira for the main purpose of Kitesurfing, so decided to stay at this Riad as it was close to the kite school and had great reviews.It certainly didn't disappoint. The staff were very welcoming, friendly and helpful. The rooms were traditional and clean, the pool area was lovely - the turtles living around the pool were such... More

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra Mogador, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Many thanks for this review and for recommending Riad Zazhra. My team and I are happy to have made your stay an enjoyable one. We look forward to seeing you again. In the meantime, we wish you all the best. Kind regards Xavier More

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The primary reason for our trip was kitesurfing/surfing . I found the staff at this facility excellent , always there when you needed them and couldn't be more accommodating. there are two excellent restaurants on site which serve delicious food at a reasonable price.the included breakfast is basic but tastes great The rooms are cleaned daily and to a high... More

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra Mogador, responded to this review

Dear Jered, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Riad Zahra. We are happy to read that you enjoyed the quality of food, service and room, We hope to welcome you back to Riad Zahra in the near future. Kind regards, Xavier More

Perth, Australia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I stayed in Riad Zahra with my mum in late June and I can't recommend it enough. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel incredibly welcome and every part of our experience was wonderful. I primarily came to kite surf in Essaouira and after being recommended Riad Zahra by the owners of Explora it exceeded our expectations.... More

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra Mogador, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you so much for your review and for recommending Riad Zahra, my team and I are happy to have made your stay an enjoyable one and I´m very happy to read that our hotel was able to answer your expectations . We look forward to seeing you again. Xavier More

Farnborough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

After a four night stay in the heat and excitement of Marrakech we travelled to Essaouira in a private car organised for us by Xavier at Riad Zahra. We had stayed at the truly excellent and twice as expensive Riad Noga in Marrakech and expected a lower standard at the Zahra. Yes, the Noga was a more sumptuous property but... More

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra Mogador, responded to this review

Dear Stuart, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your kind and detailed review on Tripadvisor. It is with pleasure that we read your comments and I am glad that you had an enjoyable stay with us. I am pleased that you found the staff friendly and helpful, and enjoyed meals in ours Restaurants. Our team is... More

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Address: 90 Quartier des Dunes, Essaouira 44100, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Riad Zahra Mogador 4*
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