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Riad Watier

16 Rue Ceuta | Medina, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Ranked #4 of 78 Hotels in Essaouira
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

After seeing four goats up a tree and then having a great fish dinner on the beach we were ready for a bit of rest. we were not prepared for the grat hospitality we got at this Riad. 1st you need to hire a wagon to carry your luggage if you have a bit. we were on a 4 week... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We have just returned from Essaouira and stayed at the riad for 2 nights. Our room was just perfect for the4 of us and we all slept so well. The room is very calming so ideal when you've been in the hustle and bustle of the medina. The staff there are so helpful and took time to give us directions... More

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11 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We stayed recently for two nights, and concur with the other reviews about the helpful owner and his assistant, Hayat. We enjoyed a spacious room, loved the breakfasts on the terrace (the cook gets up early each morning to make a delicious farina pancake called A Thousand Holes) complete with homemade marmalades and jams, fresh orange juice, crepes, etc and... More

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We stayed for four nights and had a fabulous time. It is a great place to stay within the city walls and all the staff were welcoming and helpful. The rooms were spacious and creatively designed which added to the calm atmosphere. Breakfasting on the roof is a real treat, looking out across the town is a great way to... More

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

One of the best riad we have stayed in while traveling in Morocco! Everything was excellent; rooms, staff everyone went out of their way to help you. The owner Jean -Gabriel went out of his way to help us out! He tried to help us catch earlier flight do to emergency at home. We love it so much we stayed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Stayed for four nights over Easter as part of an 11 day tour. This is an oasis of calm and tranquility inside the city walls. Very well located Jean Gabriel and the staff are all very welcoming and are rightly proud of what they have created. There is a lot of attractive art work around and the Riad is reflective... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Nine of us stayed here 23 to 26 March 2014 and all of us thoroughly enjoyed the experience. You could not fault anything about the the place, the rooms were luxurious and tastefully decorated throughout and the beds comfortable. Jean-Gabriel made us most welcome and was a mine of information and advice. We were very impressed by his assistant Hayat,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Riad Watier is tucked down a side street close to the Medina and to the sea front. So close that when the wind really blows, the spray makes it into the central courtyard. Jean Gabriel and his staff are really helpful in advising on places to go and things to see, the rooms are spacious, comfortable and individual, and if... More

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Stratford upon Avon, England
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12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Riad Watier from 2-4 February, and would recommend it most highly. Jean-Gabriel the owner and his efficient assistante Hayat were on hand whenever we required with hints, advice and conversation. The Riad is beautifully decorated in the seaside colours of Essaouira, with a beautiful roof aspect for breakfast and just lazing around. It is a traditional Riad... More

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Looe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Riad Watier was as it had been described to us, friendly, central and really comfortable, Our host Jean Gabriel made us feel very welcome and at ease. The hotel is individually decorated and furnished and has an abundance of original art collected by our host. The beds are comfy and the linen fabulous. Breakfast on the roof top terrace was... More

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Address: 16 Rue Ceuta | Medina, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 10
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