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Palazzo Desdemona

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   12-14 rue Youssef el Fassi, Essaouira, Morocco
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Ranked #36 of 77 Hotels in Essaouira
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Galway, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a must go in essouiara if they have a vacancy. Staying here was an experience that I will not forget..the satisfaction you will not get in staying at a star hotel...felt like I was living in a bungalow lost in time. Beautiful and majestic! Staff were so friendly. Take time to take a tour of this entire... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights. Was good value for money, excellent location just at the entrance to the city streets, the staff were fantastic, breakfast plentiful and tasty, nice room, strong wifi, excellent hot shower. Overall, fantastic stay would definitely return.

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60 reviews 60 reviews
24 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We like this hotel. Very charming - good location. Close to everything - restaurants and shopping. Lots of stairs to room so that might be a problem for some. Great staff, very helpful and tasty breakfast. Pretty setting in the lobby area. Yes, basic as some other reviewers have said, but when you stop and think about where you are,... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We were delighted to be upgraded to the top floor suite with a private terrace. This gorgeous light bright hotel is charm personified with the friendliest staff in Morocco! We were only there for a flying visit having taken the bus from Marrakesh. ..but how I wish we could have spent our whole week there! From the moment we walked... More 

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New York City, New York
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21 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

A good deal in Essaouira. Beautiful ancient building close to the parking area, at the entrance of the old town. Our room was clean and comfy. The lounge is great, hosts the bar (good breakfast and pastries).

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Reading, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We had originally planned to stay here for 9 nights but had to move after not having any water after 4 nights. Although the service was excellent and we had fantastic views from the Terrace Suite, the room was pretty basic; no air conditioning, windows that didn't open or keep out much noise, curtains that didn't fully close, basic fittings.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

We stayed 2 days at this hotel. In the room was no water, so you couldn't flush the toilets. Or take a shower. WiFi wasn't working either. When we asked the staff for this they Said this is normal. But off course it is not!!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This place is just beautiful, the architecture and the decoration is very charming. And the staff, Munir and Hassan, were really helpful. We asked for a quiet room and got one on the top most floor with its own balcony. The street is a bit noisy but it didn't bother us. Breakfast was very nice as well.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We stopped three nights at this hotel in Essaouira which was very comfortable & clean. As we were right in the Medina it was quite noisy at night. Overall we felt Palazzo Desdemona was very good value for money. Be careful of a scam running at the car park next to the Port right in front of the Medina. When... More 

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Klagenfurt, Austria
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My friend booked this hotel via booking.com during the world music festival in june 2014 for 9 nights via the onlinebooking platform "booking.com". Even two days before our arrival this dudes from the hotel (which by the way is owned by a french woman ) was already overbooked. The wanted to place us 20 km outside of essaoura in the... More 

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Address: 12-14 rue Youssef el Fassi, Essaouira, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Palazzo Desdemona 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Palazzo Desdemona Essaouira
Palazzo Desdemona Hotel Essaouira
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#32 Romantic Hotel in Essaouira

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