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Riad Lunetoile

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191 Rue Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdullah | Medina, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

We spent two nights in Lunetoile Riad last september ; we had a wonderful experience. The atmosphere is simple and elegant, yet very comfy and welcoming. The room we rent was spacious and romantic. You have the experience of the high standard hotel with the charm of a traditional moroccan hotel. Highly recommended !

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Lunetoile, Owner at Riad Lunetoile, responded to this review

What a wonderful comment, Felix, thank you! It portrays our lovely, traditional, Moroccan, Riad, exactly how it is... "A high standard, spacious, romantic and charming"! Thank you very very much...Sue More 

New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

I absolutely loved my too-short time spent at Riad Lunetoile! Sue is a magnificent hostess, and clearly a community cornerstone in Essaouira. My room was perfectly comfortable with a real Moroccan riad flair. I would highly recommend this riad to anyone looking for quaint, comfortable, and affordable accommodation in Essaouira!

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Lunetoile, Owner at Riad Lunetoile, responded to this review

Thaaaank youuuu Kelly! Praise indeed from someone who works in the very high-end of the tourism industry. Come back soon wonderingfreespirit.....so glad that you loved Morocco! Sue More 

Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

Sue is a very bubbly and enthusiastic host and we felt very welcome. Essaouira was definitely a highlight of our three week visit to Morocco and we managed to score the top floor suite at Riad Lunetoile for a three night stay. The riad is very funkily decorated and the staff were lovely and very accommodating. We had a great... More 

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Lunetoile, Owner at Riad Lunetoile, responded to this review

Oh wow! Thanks!! Sooo happy that you loved the Riad, and US! Much appreciated...love to have happy guests...thanks for taking the time to write a wonderful comment! Sue More 

Cologne, Germany
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Sue was a outstanding host and the stuff was verry friendly. Great Riad with a nice area around an great tips from Sue. She prepared an excellent map with places to visit. She arranged a traditional haman for us as well. But the water pressure in the appartment is verry low.

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Lunetoile, Owner at Riad Lunetoile, responded to this review

Thank you so v much for your visit, and, for taking the time to comment. I am very happy, that we met your expectations, and that we provided you with the service you deserved. Thank you for being a wonderful couple of guests - and, yes, you are right. We actually found a leak behind the shower tiles, after you... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Lovely, clean, well run Riad with wonderful staff. We had the apartment on the top floor and spent 11 nights here in late June. Centrally located within the Medina ... plenty of restaurants within a short walking distance. Thanks Sue ... you're a great host!

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Lunetoile, Owner at Riad Lunetoile, responded to this review

Ahh thanks very much.... So glad you enjoyed it!! We loved having you stay...thanks to oth of you! More 

Cirencester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

The Riad itself was well-decorated and had nice staff. However the beds and the general environment was damp and dingy. The wifi does not work except the first floor. On the last day before we left, the owner accused us of leaving a few dots of henna stains on some fabric and charged us 225 dirhams, which was in some... More 

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Lunetoile, Owner at Riad Lunetoile, responded to this review

WOW! Suffice to say that you were the FIRST occupants, as you well knew, in the beautifully and freshly decorated and re-furnished, bedroom number 2! I was distressed beyond belief, as you noticed, and even a little tearful! By the way, do try staying in ANY establishment, and permanently stain and disrespect their belongings, and you may find the response... More 

County Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Riad Lunetoile in June 2015. We stayed for just 4 nights but wished we could have stayed longer. From the moment we arrived Sue and team made sure we had the perfect stay, we were collected from the bus station and upon arrival at the hotel given delicious cold mint tea while Sue took... More 

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Lunetoile, Owner at Riad Lunetoile, responded to this review

WOW!!! Feels as though I am onstage, receiving a "This Is Your Life" accolade!, Thaaaaaaank youuuuuu very very much...you make us proud! More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

My husband and I spent two nights in Apartment 5 and I cannot recommend it enough. The apartment gives you a whole floor to yourself including a living room, bedroom, kitchen, bathroom, and your own private terrace overlooking the main street below. The rooms are lovely and bright with plenty of windows overlooking the perfect blue Essaouira sky. The terrace... More 

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Lunetoile, Owner at Riad Lunetoile, responded to this review

OMG!!!! I want to go there, NOW!!! Thank you so very much for a wonderful write-up, and of course, needless to say, we are thrilled that you had the BEST time!!! THAT is what this business is all about! Sharing the happiness! Thank you from all of us... More 

Casablanca, Morocco
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Beautiful and peaceful riad with an excellent location in the medina of Essaouira. We discover this place thanks to some surfer friends who recommend it to us. Our stay was better than expected. Susanne and the friendly staff make us feel like home. The best part is the breakfast in the sunny roof terrace! I will certainly come back :)

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Lunetoile, Owner at Riad Lunetoile, responded to this review

Thank UUUU...and THANKS to our Surfer friends for recommending Riad Lunetoile! Til the next time.... More 

bristol
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015 via mobile

My husband and i spent 5 nights here with our 6month old baby. It was a perfect home away from home! Our room was spacious and clean, great for the baby with a nice wooden cot and a bath, not often provided. Across the hall we were also given use of a kitchen area to prepare food for the baby.... More 

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Lunetoile, Owner at Riad Lunetoile, responded to this review

HOW NICE!! Thank you very much! We look forward to,your return...and big hugs to baby.... More 

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