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Palais des Remparts

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel sports a very nice rooftop terrace with a splendid view over the city, the ramparts and the sea. It's also open to non hotel guests. Very good place to have a morning coffee since they serve the best coffee in town, including a bottle of water for a very reasonable price.

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Davao City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

So sad that we only have to stay here for only a night. I could stay here for weeks or make it my home. This is located just a few steps away from the medina. The rooftop offers a spectacular view of the ocean.. It really gets cold at night but they have provided heaters in the rooms. The dinner... More 

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Plattsburgh, New York, USA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We were part of a group of 10 photographers, and spent our first two nights in Morocco in this lovely hotel. Breakfast and dinner were included in our room, and both were very good. Breakfast was served in a glassed-in section of the rooftop, and dinner was in a small dining room on the first floor. We learned during our... More 

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

In the middle of the old medina, beautiful welcoming riad, loads of charm and very professional staff. Beautiful rooms, great terrace where one can really understand the city, The rooms are large and beautifully furbished, A realm pleasure, quiet hotel with good food too. One m-of my "coup de coeur" in Morocco.

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Oxford, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Stayed two nights at the end of a fifteen-day G Adventures tour. The two things we liked the best about Palais des Remparts were its location in the Medina, which was within easy walking distance of most sites, and the rooftop terrace from which you could gaze out over the Atlantic and Sqala on one side and the Medina on... More 

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Penticton, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful views from the terrace to take in the ocean view. The rooms were large and clean. The staff were very friendly and provided maps. Enjoyed being in the heart of the Medina. A 10 minute walk to galleries, fishing port and the beach. You can shop until you drop in the medina. Breakfast was ample and the lobby is... More 

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Slough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

Having booked 10 days in Marrakesh in an all inclusive resort. I looked at the resort of Essaouira and after checking out tripadvisor I decided to book 2 nights stay at the Palais des Remparts Being in the medina was great as it was a stones throw from some other great restaurants The heavy double door leads into the Riyad... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here 2 nights and booked thru booking.com which saves a lot Upon check in they didnt have our reservation so checked us into a deluxe room which made it better Rooms are amazing Warm clean and everything works and if youve been t morocco that alone is a miracle Breakfast on roof is fantastic worth it just for views... More 

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Bagshot, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

We have just come back from a 3 night stay in a superior, sea view room at the hotel. It was so nice to stay in an hotel that had an authentic feel, but mod cons. The lift was a great plus as we were on the fourth floor. We had to climb the stairs one evening as the electricity... More 

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Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

I spent two weeks with my Mum staying at the Palais des Remparts. My Mum said it was the best holiday of her adult life! My Mum has some mobility issues so the lift at the Palais was invaluable to us and actually was one of the reasons we chose to stay here. The staff were absolutely charming - no... More 

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Additional Information about Palais des Remparts

Address: 18 Rue Ibn Rochd, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: $68 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Palais des Remparts 5*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Palais Des Remparts Hotel Essaouira
Hotel Style:
#9 Luxury Hotel in Essaouira
#9 Spa Hotel in Essaouira
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