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“nice beach” (32 reviews)
“kite surfing” (80 reviews)
“long beach” (26 reviews)
Essaouira, Morocco
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Reviewed April 28, 2016

Had a long walk, about three hours to cover most of the beach, hadn't realised how hot is was with the cold wind blowing off the Atlantic, at times I was shivering in my shorts and tea shirt. The down side was we got burnt...More

Thank figsbury
Reviewed April 27, 2016

It's cooler if you go in the summer. Have a time to swimming while explore the old town, the fort and the harbour of Essaouria.

1  Thank FelipePerin
Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

This beach is beautiful, clean, safe and a pleasure to spend time on. But it's not necessarily in the traditional western holiday makers image of a best beach. I suggest you look at real images of it before you choose essouaria primarily for a beach...More

3  Thank hantonlock
Reviewed April 19, 2016

Although I had been living in Ausralia for one year and half and I have seen both beautiful Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean, the Atlantic really amazed me in Essaouira since its waves were majestic when they broke on mountain-shaped cliffs.

Thank Ilaria B
Reviewed April 16, 2016

Beach here was very clean compared to several others we visited. Not very crowded, nice sand and not too big of waves.

Thank The_Traveling_Dan
Reviewed April 16, 2016

This enormous beach with some lovely dunes at the far south but aways with a strong wind blowing is great for as tout walk.i could not imagine wishing to stay on it longer than a couple of hours as the winds are high, the sea...More

1  Thank Raymond M
Reviewed April 11, 2016

Essaouira has a beautiful sand beach with clear water. My kids enjoyed their time here but unfortunately we had to watch out for broken glass. So beware and don't take your shoes off. They also have two small playgrounds right on the beach but they...More

1  Thank NorthsideCrew
Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Went to Essaouira with my 4 year old granddaughter.. Every single day went to the brach and built sand castles..loved the refreshing sea water on our feet..a bit cold to swim..good places to eat there too..highly recommend..

1  Thank firdos m
Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Spoiled by the constant pressure to buy sunglasses or watches or water. They seem to be doing some sort of renovating at the moment as there were large diggers working on it the day we were there. Candy Floss seller was n unusual addition!! Would...More

2  Thank myislandhideaway
Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

Great and beautiful beach, close proximity to the lovely town of Essaouira - we visited in april but still the kids had great joy catching the first waves of the year.

Thank Trina A
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July 22, 2017|
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Response from Marriedcouple715 | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge Sounds like a local trying to rip tourists off.
July 3, 2017|
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Response from Dave S | Reviewed this property |
There are a few places u can buy beach stuff spoilt for choice at the medina
March 21, 2017|
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Response from Halima L |
Hi all, I am Moroccan, I just wanted to insure you that in Moroccan beaches you can sunbathe, there are no problems...just don't use a topless.....and everything will be ok! have a nice trip
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