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Hingham, Massachusetts
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Reviewed March 30, 2011

Rooms are picturesque, food the best we had in Morocco served in the most atmospheric environment. The location is a perfect balance of being convenient to the port, souk, beach, galleries while providing a quiet retreat from all the action outside the outer door of the riad. I cannot speak to highly of the service and general ambience. We ended... More 

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Reviewed March 24, 2011

It is something that you just have to try! Cannot recommend it enough. The service from the first email to the good bye at Villa Maroc, was perfect. The staff was very helpful all the time. The room was very beautiful, very tasteful decorated with many small well though details. The location is very good, and it has a amazing... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed March 24, 2011

The Riad Villa Maroc is centrally located in the Essaouira Medina. It is close to the souks and harbour. The staff is very kind. Our room was very nice, with a view to the sea. In the evening the fireplaces were lit in the various rooms the Riad has. The footmassages and Hammam rituals we enjoyed at the Spa were... More 

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Hamburg, Germany
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Reviewed March 22, 2011

Villa Maroc is certainly the best choice in Essaouira. It's location within the city walls of the World Heritage Site but with view to the harbour and sea from the terrace, bright and sunny rooms, especially at the terrace, very cosy decorated living rooms, a very friendly and helpful staff and the good cuisine make you feel at home immediately.... More 

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed March 11, 2011

We had a completely blissful stay at the Villa Maroc. The staff were unfailingly lovely, caring for us with such grace and attention to detail. Nothing was too much trouble. The rooms are lovely, very comfortable and we were especially delighted with the hot water bottles in the evenings! the salons made for the perfect creative break. I cannot recommend... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed March 3, 2011

We stayed at Villa Maroc as part of our 2 week honeymoon travelling through Morocco. We booked the trip before checking out the hotels on Tripadvisor & were a bit disapointed when we saw that it had got a few really bad reviews. It was our honeymoon & we wanted the places we stayed to be perfect..... we very nearly... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed February 2, 2011

Amazing experience, perfect location, very relazing and cosy ambience. highly recommended

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed January 14, 2011

I've stayed in a few 'riads' (traditional Moroccan multi-apartment houses with a central courtyard), and I've stayed in hotels. Villa Maroc offers the very best of both. It has the authentic charm of the traditional riad - it should do, it was the very first commercial riad -; combined with the customer care and professionalism of a modern hotel. In... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
Reviewed December 11, 2010

Brilliant!! My wife and I celebrated my wifes 60th anniversary at Villa Maroc together with two friends. We enjoyed every single second of our stay, despite pouring rain and heavy winds the first two days. Excellent room, helpful and friendly staff, perfect location, good food, it could not have been better. Highly recommended.

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Romsey, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed December 2, 2010

Perfectly situated, right between the port and the souk, just on the edge of the old quarter. Everything perfect, from the most delicious breakfast ever on the terrace overlooking the square below, ramparts and fishing port, through to charming staff, absolutely wondrous dinners - 4 courses - so delicious - in lovely surroundings, and wonderfully decorated rooms, very comfortable. If... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The leading Riad Hotel in Essaouira. Villa Maroc has everything you could dream of for an unforgettable holiday. Great location tucked inside the ramparts of the historical medina, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Villa Maroc offers you breathtaking views of the sea and port, 21 rooms with simplicity, spirituality, elegance and refinement, as well as an Oriental Spa. Just a few minutes from the sea and port. Close to both shops and beaches. Villa Maroc is famous for its regional cuisine and romantic candlelit dinners round an open fire. Villa Maroc is the meeting place for artists, actors and musicians." Good Wifi connection throughout the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Maroc

Address: 10, rue Abdellah Ben Yassine, Essaouira, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: $90 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Maroc 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Villa Maroc Hotel Essaouira
Maroc Hotel Essaouira
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Essaouira
#10 Romantic Hotel in Essaouira
#15 Family Hotel in Essaouira
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“Room 3 is probably NOT the best, with limited daylight & an inconvenient w.c. location, but the room is large and nicely furnished.”
 of 5 bubbles PandSOxford, 1 week ago | Read review
“room 20/21 was perfect”
 of 5 bubbles vanessalG2778DE, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“Recommend a view of the sea if possible, but all of the rooms have a great ambiance and flow throughout the multiple riads.”
 of 5 bubbles kylep605, Oct 19, 2016 | Read review
“The ocean view rooms are very special, but I don't think you can go wrong with any of the rooms in this place!”
  • Our cozy room with fresh flowers
 of 5 bubbles lifeonpine, Oct 19, 2016 | Read review
“Stunning views from the roof terrace”
 of 5 bubbles SusieandAlex, Oct 13, 2016 | Read review
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