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Certificate of Excellence


#7 of 78 hotels in Essaouira
Certificate of Excellence
Dar Maya is a luxury boutique hotel, offering five rooms, a spa and rooftop hot tub in a chic, tranquil riad in the heart of Essaouira's historic medina. Having successfully blended a mix of understated Moroccan and contemporary European styles, Dar Maya oozes elegance, subtlety and intimacy. Our aim is to make your stay at Dar Maya as enjoyable as possible, and we offer an impeccable level of service that only a small luxury hotel can provide.With stunning ocean views from the terrace, the hotel is a few minutes walk to all the main attractions and amenities including the bustling cafes and restaurants, souks, port and beach.
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Room service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport transportation
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
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Air conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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We were driven to Essaouira and our driver called Riad Dar Maya as we neared the city so that they could send someone to meet us outside the medina to help us with our luggage and take us to the hotel. Easy! We were welcomed by the owner, Gareth. We had two lovey rooms for
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Resounding endorsement of this establishment. Their hospitality is what makes this place unique. On short notice, they arranged a driver from Marrakesh to the Dar. We also were in need of laundry and arranged for this without any issue. Beyond this, though, was their
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My wife and I spent three wonderful nights w/ Gareth and his staff at Dar Maya. We stayed in the beautiful Tinga Suite on the third floor with the terrace above us and a common living room right outside our door. Five rooms/suites so our stay was intimate and calm. Gareth is
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We hired the whole dar as a group of friends. The whole experience was fantastic. What a lovely time. One night we didn’t feel like going out and the staff made us a simple bbq and salads and it was gorgeous sitting on the rooftop terrace with some of us in the jacuzzi. The only
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My husband and I stayed in this riad for one night and it was our absolute favourite in Morocco. The place is exquisitely decorated, the rooms are spacious and it has amazing amenities like a jacuzzi on the roof top, but what really made this place outstanding was the service.
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$106 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
MoroccoMarrakech-Tensift-El Haouz RegionEssaouira
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