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Maison du Sud

3.0 of 5 29 Avenue Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdullah, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Zurich, Switzerland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was staying at this Riad early October and it had a very good location, right in the middle of the medina. The disadvantage of the location is that its very close to the mosque, so be prepared for morning prayers. My room was spacious (with a small sofa and table in the middle) and had a very Moroccan charm.... More

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Malta
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights during the Gnaoua music festival. It is very well located in the medina. The rooms are large and clean. Breakfast was Ok however the connection for the wifi wasn't good. there is no internet in the rooms and the wifi (when available) is only present in the common areas. However the staff was friendly... More

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Sydney
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

I was booked into this hotel by Around Morocco Tours and was really thankful for their expertise in picking the good spots. I stayed here with a friend for 3 days in March. It is in a fabulous spot in the Medina where all I had to do was just roll out the front door and spend my money in... More

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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52 reviews 52 reviews
13 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We spend a week here in March and were very pleased with the whole week. The rooms are excellent and the entire hotel is very well done and colorful, the staff was beyond excellent and added much to our enjoyment of the hotel. The stairs are a bit difficult so olderor travelers with walking issues may not be well served... More

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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165 reviews 165 reviews
47 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Maison du sud was two buildings. It is now a stunningly arranged riad with what were two central courtyards that are now covered in stained glass covers. The walls in the public areas are adorned with ever changing contemporary art works. Other reviewers have commented on the stairs but my room ( Room 2) was on the first floor which... More

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Warsaw, Poland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

This riad is located only 5 minutes from the coast ,harbor and fortress. It was a perfect place to stay when exploring the area and photographing the seagulls. It is a very old structure located in the medina so ceilings are either very high or low. The steps going to the loft (family room) were a little uneven, but this... More

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London
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

I stayed here for one night last week and must say it is a beautiful Riad! My room wasn't the quietest but the kind hospitality of the staff made up for it. Special thanks to Brahim for his advice on shopping! I am still admiring the 3 lovely art pieces I bought from the gallery :-)

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Beautiful building with rose petals in fountains, like being in Arabian Nights! Very helpful staff, good breakfast and perfect situation in town. Perfect roof terrace for afternoon snoozes. All rooms seem to be different which only adds the charm.

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Melbourne, Australia
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117 reviews 117 reviews
38 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

This riad is described as being 18th century. On the ground floor it has plenty of public space, suitable for dining or catching up with wi-fi and decorated with many original works of art, paintings as well as sculptures. Elsewhere, It is small and narrow, negotiable only by narrow staircases winding around the enclosed courtyards below. There were 55 difficult... More

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London
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29 reviews 29 reviews
27 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

This hotel is on one of the main streets of the medina, where motor traffic is banned so luggage is transported by handcart. It appears to be two riads joined together and is filled with artworks. Very helpful staff and its a few minutes walk of the harbour and beach and right in the old town. Its not licensed to... More

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Address: 29 Avenue Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdullah, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Maison du Sud 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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