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Dar Adul

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63, rue Touahen, Essaouira, Morocco
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Godalming, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

My partner and I stayed at Dar Adul for 5 nights in June 2015 and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We read reviews in national newspapers and the Lonely Planet guides and were not disappointed. The hotel is owned by a French artist and the bright decor and artwork gives the place a unique feel. We were in the smallest of... More 

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194800, Responsable relations publiques at Dar Adul, responded to this review

Thank you soo much , for your more than friendly comment about us . Most of all we are soo glad that you had a wonderful time with us . We are as well very happy that you realized the differences between a modern place and an old one . In the main time you can follow us on one... More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Dar Adul could be so much more, but it was clear from the moment we entered the hotel that the owner and management have not kept the property up. Everything could use a very thorough cleaning, and some repairs throughout. The powder room in the entry area set the tone for the entire stay - the towel was dirty and... More 

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194800, Responsable relations publiques at Dar Adul, responded to this review

Dear Kinga , I was very surprised indeed about your comment on our riad . Did you write an email of complain directly to Dar Adul ? Cleaning is made everyday , but beeing bye the sea it's very difficult to keep any outdoor furniture in perfect shape . I ll be very glad if you could send a private... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We stayed at this hotel for four nights and the service was excellent. This is a fabulous with an artistic theme to every room which manages to combine a homely guesthouse feel within its art decor. It also has a gem of a restaurant serving traditional Moroccan food with a quality of a top top restaurant. Its worth a visit... More 

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194800, Responsable relations publiques at Dar Adul, responded to this review

Thank you for the very nice comment on our Riad and Table d' Hôtes . you can follow us as well on one of our social net , where we publish regulary , changes , special evenings and vernissage . Best regards , Daniel for Didier Spindler More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Experience: was lovely, hotel was very clean, colourful and very artsy in every accept. Food: delicious dinner (tajine, couscous and deserts...mmmmmm.....) Overall, we enjoyed every aspect of this hotel and would highly recommend it to everyone to visit for a good break and recharge your energy from hectic lifestyle. Staff: first class, God bless them for such a welcome and... More 

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Thank you soo much , for your kind comment on us . We are really glad that you enjoyed , both the acomodation and the food . Best regards , Daniel For Didier Spindler More 

Washington DC & San Diego CA
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80 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We stayed at Dar Adul for a week so got to know it well. The staff is just delightful---amazingly helpful and eager to please. When we first arrived we were a bit concerned at first glance because this isn't a typical hotel, but we needn't have been. The hotel is quirkily decorated: colorful and very artsy. (And the art is... More 

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194800, Responsable relations publiques at Dar Adul, responded to this review

Thank you soo much , for your very nice comment about us . First of all we are very happy that you had a great time with us . You can always follow us on one of our social net , where we regalury publish , change of deco , new menus , or exibition . Best regards , Daniel... More 

Thornhill, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Beautiful little Dar. Room and bathroom were very clean and well appointed. There is an exquisite terrace on the roof that overlooks the ocean. Well located - it was easy to walk to everything in the medina and along the beach. The biggest delight was dinner. It was by far one of the best meals that I had in all... More 

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194800, Responsable relations publiques at Dar Adul, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your beautiful comment on DarAdul . We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us . You can always follow us on one of our social net work , where we publish regulary informations about us . Best regards , Daniel for Didier Spindler . More 

Williams Lake
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79 reviews
33 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Owned by an artist, the place is lovingly decorated with art. Each room is unique, one room nicer than the other; which makes choosing quite difficult. The manager was a super-friendly chap from Africa who stayed overtime to check us in, walk us to a bank machine and then to a restaurant he had recommended (Restaurant Les Ramparts). After handing... More 

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194800, Responsable relations publiques at Dar Adul, responded to this review

Dear Friends , Thank you very much for your lovely coment , which i ve received late for X X reason . You can follow us on one of the social net , where we published regulary new pictures and new offers . We are working on adding three new bedrooms very soon to our site . Best regards .... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Dar Adul has an ideal location in Essaouira. The view from the rooftop is incredible. Be sure to enjoy dinner here at least once- the food was incredible and you will be entertained by a magician or musicians. They were all very talented and entertaining! I had a small room and was a little disappointed in it. Very small and... More 

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Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

The place was amazing, they upgraded our room which was great. The restaurant is delicious and the musician playing is very very good. It's really a great place to be in the summer since essaouira is so windy. I loved the atmosphere. Don't expect it to be to quiet, because it's a restaurant too. If this is not a problem... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The Dar has a great location just on the side of the ramparts. It is a magic experience that delighted my senses. I stayed at room tatlaa with a double layer, it was great to jump up stairs to get my bed!i would describe the room as a full of joy and colors! The restaurant of the Dar is one... More 

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