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  • Downstairs from the dining area
    Downstairs from the dining area
    Downstairs from the dining area
    The Master bedroom
    Upper roof terrace
    Seating area in open plan living space
    Ground floor open plan living space
    Property description
    Essaouira
    |
    Rental Home – 
    4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
    Nestling down a quiet alleyway within the walls of the medina, two minutes walk from the bustling souks, outdoor cafes and candlelit restaurants, and just seven minutes from the beach, is Dar Ettouahen, the 'Mill House'. Cosy enough for two, but well-equipped and spacious enough for a whole family or group of friends, Dar Ettouahen is an elegant, light and airy riad, with traditional stone arches, tadelakt (marble-dust walled) bathrooms, tiled floors, high thuya wood ceilings and a open log fireplace. On the roof is a large sheltered terrace with views over the medina, and from a second smaller upper terrace, you can look out to the sea and watch the waves crashing on the rocks below.
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (10)
    • Double Beds:(3)
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (10)
    • Ocean Views
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shower Rooms (2)
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Sofa Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      Yes
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Dar Ettouahen is a beautifully restored traditional riad.

    GROUND FLOOR
    Fantastic large open plan living and dining room with well-stocked kitchen. Open log fireplace and traditional Moroccan fountain. WC.

    FIRST FLOOR
    Cosy seating area with TV and DVD player with two sofa beds. 1 twin and 1 large double bedroom. Shower room.

    SECOND FLOOR
    2 large double bedrooms. Family bathroom.

    THIRD FLOOR
    Small kitchen. Large roof terrace with tables and chairs, sun beds and a covered seating area away from the sun. Two smaller upper roof terraces with fantastic sea view.
    Listing #HL30348 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

    Showing rates for up to guests.
      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Sep-Oct Sep 3, 2014 Oct 24, 2014 2 nights
    $129
    £80
    $129
    £80
    $804
    £500
    Oct half term Oct 25, 2014 Nov 2, 2014 3 nights
    $177
    £110
    $177
    £110
    $1,126
    £700
    Nov-Dec Nov 3, 2014 Dec 19, 2014 2 nights
    $129
    £80
    $129
    £80
    $804
    £500
    Christmas 2014 Dec 20, 2014 Jan 4, 2015 3 nights
    $177
    £110
    $177
    £110
    $1,126
    £700
    View all periods
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    For groups of 7 people or more we ask for an additional £10 per night.

    Discounts may be available on last minute bookings and for stays over one week.

    Breakfast and Dinner is optional, and costs 30 dirhams/75 dirhams per person.

    We ask for a 25% non-refundable deposit when booking. £50 refundable breakage deposit together with your final payment.

    Taxis to/from the airport can be organised. The price is 600 dirhams for up to 4 people, 1000 dirhams for up to 6 people and 1200 dirhams for up to 8 people.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Marrakech or Agadir: 111.8 mi
    Essaouira is two and a half hours' drive from Marrakech or Agadir with Easyjet, Ryanair, Atlas Blue, Royal Air Maroc, BA etc.

    We have a longstanding relationship with a taxi company who offer a very reliable service at a reasonable cost. They can provide cars of different sizes for up to four (600 dhms), six (1000 dhms) or eight (1200 dhms) passengers (or sometimes twelve, depending on availability).

    It is also possible to get from Marrakech and Agadir to Essaouira by bus; the buses are relatively modern and good quality. The journey from Marrakech takes about three hours. The buses go to and from the train station in Marrakech and just outside the medina in Essaouira. Our caretaker Fouad will meet you from the bus if you arrive that way.

    There is no train station in Essaouira....
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    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 mi.
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Truffyclo...
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
1
person found this review helpful

We had a great trip to Dar Ettouhan. It is a beautiful house in traditional Moroccan style and is extremely quiet and relaxing despite the noise of the medina. Fouad was very helpful and Kadisha made delicious breakfasts each morning and a couple of tasty dinners for us; she is an excellent cook. The house is perfectly situated within a... more

Flint123
Cardiff
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013 for a stay in June 2013
1
person found this review helpful

We loved the house, and the staff were great. Kadisha's cooking was delicious, much better than when we ate out. We asked her to cook most nights we were there. Fouad was great too. He helped us out at the pharmacy when our youngest got ill. The facilities in the house were excellent. The stair gates made our stay worry... more

mamawizz
London
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013 for a stay in November 2012
3
people found this review helpful

This is a beautiful riad which has been restored with evident love and attention to detail. The staff are very professional and welcoming and help you settle in what can be a daunting environment if you are unfamiliar with Morocco. It is definitely worth requesting transport from the airport in Marrakech, as this removes any stress about making your way... more

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