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Riad Hotel Essaouira

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed December 5, 2010

This is really no frills hotel, make sure you have ear plugs when planning to stay here. No hot water whatsoever, filthy "toilet" and little shared so called "shower" with no place to hang anything even towel or your clothes....unfriendly stuff, thinny rooms.. But to stop with the moans - it is good value comparing to other 5€/per person deal...

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Sheffield Lake, Ohio
Reviewed November 11, 2010

Great value for money; clean enough everything considered and fine if you don't mind roughing it - value for money and good location definately. The hotel has a resident old british hippy type chap who is somewhat overpowering and pushy - but he can get you anything as long as he get's a cut. Not the most honest man around,...

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Ninove, Belgium
Reviewed August 25, 2010

The hotel is a budget hotel, with basic provisions but an awesome deal. It is located in the medina and close to the Jama el Fnaa square. We stayed here with a large group of 12 people for two nights. The first night I slept on the roof which costs about €2. The atmosphere on the roof is great and...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed June 30, 2010

All of the reviews about location, service, decor are true. This is a typical budget hotel and I was looking forward to staying there. However, there were bed bugs. I stayed in their largest (and most expensive room, I might add) for one night, with a plan to move to a smaller room for the second. Luckily I awoke before...

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Bristol
Reviewed June 15, 2010

All the traditional style hotels in Morocco are beautiful, but the atmosphere and value for money add to this to make this hostel an experience in itself. During our stays, many people were camped out on the roof terrace, looking over the city under the glow of the stars. Although we stayed in a twin room, we chatted to lots...

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UK
Reviewed March 9, 2010

Such a good hotel, after a disastorous night in another hostel, clean rooms, spacious, excellent staff and a brilliant price. You can see the High Atlas from the roof terrace which serves drinks and food at good prices. Really highly recommended

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UK
Reviewed January 18, 2010

Very noisy in rooms on ground floor. We were woke early by people checking out early. Beautiful tiles throughout but this just adds to the echo of noisy neighbours! Room simple and small. Terrace pretty but a little crowded with rooftop guests. We stayed just one night before heading across the street to a quieter and cheaper riad.

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London
Reviewed January 13, 2010

We stayed in this hotel for about a week at the beginning of July. It was nicely decorated, traditional Moroccan style, and had a lot of character. We paid 30 dirham a night, which was about £2.35 to sleep on the roof, wouldn't of wanted a room - far too hot. The roof was great, big with cushions, lot of...

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Canada
Reviewed May 19, 2009

They didnt seem concerned and I have my foubts that they decontaminated the room. They suggested I brought them in but it was a definate infestation. I have about 40 bites

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Holland
Reviewed October 8, 2008

Hotel Essaouira is a great place to stay. The hotel is beautiful and excellent value for money. The rooms are simple but the courtyard and roof terrace with view and live sound from the Jemaa el Fna makes it perfect. We where there in 2007 and you can only make a reservation by phone (we could only book two days...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the Medina neighborhood in Marrakesh, 100 m from Palais de La Bahia, Riad Hôtel Essaouira features free WiFi throughout the property. Every room has a private bathroom equipped with a shower. You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. The riad also provides car rental. Museum Dar Si Said is 201 m from Riad Hôtel Essaouira, and Cooking School is 300 m from the property. Menara Airport is 4 km away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Hotel Essaouira

Address: Riad Zitoune Kedim 3, Derb Sidi Bouloukate, Marrakech 40040, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Marrakech
Price Range: $32 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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Hotel Essaouira Marrakech
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“I'm Not sure about other rooms but i was staying in the first floor and its quite nice.”
aoualouanm, Feb 19, 2017 | Read review
“Most standards have a window to a courtyard and everything is audible. If possible ask for a room with windows in different direction”
RimteNesypt, Dec 15, 2016 | Read review
“I think the rooms in the back are more private since the have a separate small entrance before stepping into the room itself.”
  • Single Room
  • My window :D
  • Entrance to the rooms in the back
  • That was the cute double room I lived in with my sister
  • The roof :D - Looks worse than it actually was. I really liked the hotel. Its 100dh so...
Riekes_Fairytales, Feb 22, 2016 | Read review
“Room number 7 is my favourite”
ChrisEeeKay, Apr 15, 2015 | Read review
“Ask for the second floor.”
511JohnB, Feb 21, 2015 | Read review
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