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3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   32 rue Bagdad | Medina, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Riad Asmitou
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Ranked #81 of 166 Essaouira B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Riad Asmitou for 1 night in february. As it was off-season, the price was surprisingly low (350 Dh). The entrance hall is spacious and chic, a real patio. Our room (first floor) was amazing, beautifully furnished and clean. The personel was really nice and helpful. The only downpoint is that the birds in a treue opposite of... More 

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ASMITOU, Gérant at Riad Asmitou, responded to this review

Dear thanks for your complimentary !! Sorry for Essaouira bird !! your are in atlantic city. See you next year. More 

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are a couple and booked the family room. It was spacious, had an extra bed a heater, wifi, beautifully decorated. Although it was not an issue for us, the bathroom had no door. The toilet was in a separate enclosure with an open ceiling, meaning you could hear everything. Aside from that, it was a great room. The breakfast... More 

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Dear, it was a pleasure to welcome you and im happy your stay was fun Best regards Carole More 

London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
487 helpful votes 487 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We stayed for two nights. Upon arrival, I was delighted with the Riad - clean, chic, calm and the staff were really friendly. However, we chose badly with the room, which was right next to reception. It meant that we had the noise from the dining room at all hours and people walking past. It is a very small room,... More 

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ASMITOU, Gérant at Riad Asmitou, responded to this review

Dear, Thanks to write but it's better to ask immédiately if there something when you are in riad to find solution together. There arre a true probleme with seagulls in Essaouira this year, we cleaned everytime, many time the day... we try to find solution. Come and see les jartdins d argane, the other guest house, at 10 mn of... More 

Bled, Slovenia
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16 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We stayed one night in Riad Asmitou , at the end of our journey through Morocco. Ans though, we wanted to stay in beautiful and peaceful hotel to rest. Hotel interiors is nice, our room nr.2 was beautiful, a little worn out but still very nice. Beds and linels are fine, bathroom was lovely. During the day one can forget... More 

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ASMITOU, Gérant at Riad Asmitou, responded to this review

Dear, We are sorry that you didn"t sleep the morning. All riads in the medina have little noise outside, the médina is a town, people live outside. and the riad asmitou is in one of back street not in a main street. If you ask to reception, they can propose you and other possibilities, room upstair or our guest house... More 

Girona, Spain
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48 reviews 48 reviews
8 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

The hotel is easy to locate, and has a decent location as well( bit dirty outside the hotel - but clean inside). The hotel itself is traditional and the room we stayed in was beautiful and very clean. The staff is very nice, polite and helpful. Service quality is excellent. Breakfast served was good according to Moroccan standards. The only... More 

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Bonjour, merci de nous faire part de votre opinion, vous auriez du nous dire que l'ambiance de la médina ne... More 

Marrakech, Morocco
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Wonderfull place, it honestly has everything needed for a confortable stay especially at that price. God bed, heating, nice shower's, wifi, nice terrace for breakfast, good service... I definitly recommand it for tourists. Thank you Asmaa and Aziz for making the stay really nice.

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Dear, It's a lovely message for our team. Thanks for them. It'll be a pleasure to see you again. Best regards Carole More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

My daughter and I visited here recently for 5 nights. It was a nice experience for us. They have an excellent male manager who is helpful and brought us our breakfast every morning either on the roof top terrace or in the cozy dining room. The rooms, dining room have an artistic design with beautiful lighting. The breafasts are very... More 

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Hi Thanks for Adelatitf , it's pround to made as well possible it's work during night. See you soon More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

I just recently come back from Morocco and would like to recommend Riad Asmitou to all of you who looks for unique place to stay in Essaouira. Recently renovated makes a magnificent impression! Very friendly and professional staff members makes you feel very welcome and helps with anything you need. Standard of the rooms and hotel's facilities is very good.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2011

Traveling with college aged daughter and had one night in beautiful Essaouria so chose this riad based on recommendation from owner of riad we were staying at in Marrakesh. Booked beginning of October through booking.com and when I emailed riad week before trip to confirm, both email addresses for this place were either not found or inbox was full. When... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

Riad Asmitou is a nicely renovated riad in the middle of the Medina in Essaouira. The service was exceptional and breakfast good (typical Moroccan, but also with yugurt and fresh orange juice). The decoration is stylish, with each room different from the others. The location could not be better, just 1-2 minutes walk from the main street of the Medina.... More 

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Address: 32 rue Bagdad | Medina, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Riad Asmitou 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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