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Hotel Vent des Dunes

Quartier des Dunes | 20 rue El Bakay, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Ranked #23 of 78 hotels in Essaouira
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

I chose the Dunes for my last trip to Essaouira having previously stayed in the busy Medina. I found it an excellent choice away from the bustle of the historic quarter. The rooms are clean and comfortable, the breakfasts on the sunny roof terrace are ample, and the walk into the town along the sandy beach is a wonderful start... More

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tintinjujutin, Responsable relations clients at Hotel Vent des Dunes, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you very much for your review. It will be our pleasure to receive you again in our hotel. Kind regards More

Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Pretty rooms, lovely rooftop terrace where breakfast was served. It's in a really quiet residential neighbourhood. The walk to the medina took us 25 minutes but we enjoyed strolling along the beach anyway. Staff were really friendly and hospitable, although the owner was a little stern!

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tintinjujutin, Responsable relations clients at Hotel Vent des Dunes, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We will pass on your comment to the team. We are sorry that it was not clear enough that we were 2 minute walk away from the beach and 20 from the busy medina. As you said it is a nice walk and we advice customers who do not want to walk to... More

Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region, Morocco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

First of all hotel was quite hidden and we needed to follow a cab to find it. It is located in the dunes side among other residences. A quiet part of the city not as charming as the medina. The personnel in the hotel was very helpful except from the owner who doesn't seem to like new years eve. Rooms... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights with our 2 years old daughter. The rooms are spacious and clean, water is hot, service is great and the price is cheap! Not glamorous but perfect for what you need! Breakfast is included and is all you could need-fresh bread, crepes, Jams, honey, juice, coffee, tea. It is about a 20min walk to... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Stayed 3 nights.The rooms was quiet, clean and serviced daily. Breakfast served on a large roof terrace with enough chilling out space to make it feel secluded. SOme rooms have their own terraces. Friendly cat hangsout in the terrace (but keeps to himself). 30 minute walk along the beach into Essaouira. Staff helpful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013 via mobile

Excellent value and convenient distance from the beach, the breakfast which was included with our room was excellent and the roof terrace was very pleasant. One night we wanted a beer and they had ran out, the guy on duty went out and got us some which was a really nice surprise. I would also add that many people on... More

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights having picked the hotel because of its proximity to the beach (10 minute walk) and the price! It was way too windy to sit on the beach but still it was a pleasant (long) walk to the medina. Taxi recommended for getting into the medina for and after dinner (only 8 dhm). Very basic... More

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St severin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

This is one of the nicest hôtels that I have ever stayed in, hope to return. The staff are adorable . Very clean , all of it, parking and a wonderful breakfast on the roof terrace .great situation . Quality price extremely good.No trouble asking for another pot of cofee at breakfast and help offered with bags .Thank you all

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Asilah, Morocco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

I stayed for two nights at the Vent des Dunes early October 2013. I had a large, airy room with a comfortable bed and a small but functional bathroom with plenty of hot water for my morning and evening showers. I was allowed to take my Cairn Terrier up to my room (appreciated by both of us) and was also... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Stayed in Sept 13 with 2 other friends. We had a room with terrace. Large room, but it smelled funny on the first night. No fan, had to leave the window open. This let noise in, mainly from Seagulls, keeping us up at night. Didn't have porters, so we carried our luggages by ourselves up and down the stairs, with... More

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Address: Quartier des Dunes | 20 rue El Bakay, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
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Ranked #23 of 78 hotels in Essaouira
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Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hotel Vent des Dunes is located in a quiet residential neighborhood, just 2 minute walk away from the beach and 15 from the busy medina. It has a free shady parking lot, a roof top terrace and a free Wi-Fi available everywhere, rooms included. All the rooms are carefully decorated, some have a private terrace and all of them are equipped with a bathroom (shower and toilet). A TV room is for your use. The roof top terrace and the garden give you plenty of chances to relax. In the morning, the breakfast is served on the terrace and includes fresh orange juice and Moroccan crepes. You can also enjoy the delicious fresh local dishes cooked to order by our chef Amina. In order to make the most of your time in Essaouira, our multilingual team is at your service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and will give you insights and advice on the activities, restaurants and hikes in Essaouira and its surroundings. ... more   less 
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