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Riad Al Zahia

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Buffalo, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location, semi helpful staff. We were told we could pay with a CC when we checked out, then the morning we were leaving the english speaking manager was not there. The clerk on duty had no idea what to do and we had to run to the ATM for cash, causing us to almost miss out bus. The breakfast... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

we stayed four nights in riad al zahia and we had a great time. the interior is not very carefully decorated but it's lovely anyway. the staff is very very nice and the patron in particular! the lobby and the terrasse are very pretty. only thing is the breakfast was not so lush (no fruits and no moroccan bread, just... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Great Riad, located within the old Medina, walking distance to the beach and surrounded by local shops and restaurants. Rooms were clean and spacious with access to free wifi. Breakfast was served at the roof top which gives you a great opportunity to see the city and the ocean from the top.

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Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

A peaceful riad in an excellent location. The riad was not very busy when we stayed so it was very quiet. Rooftop terrace was lovely but after 1st day the bar was closed, maybe because few guests. Room was nice size and decor but bed not the comfiest. Breakfast was typically Moroccan, pastries, bread, yogurt and jam, plentiful supply.

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Pontresina, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

The people at the Riad have been nice and friendly and the room was big and always tidy. The best thing was the breakfast on the cafe sunset-(AMAZING) It's as well at a good place where you can go quickly to the beach or if you want to go shopping just open the door.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

Quiet respite from the streets and alley ways. I had gotten a little bit of a stomach bug in Marrakesh and was looking forward to checking in to this riad. It's nice, but keep in mind it's no 5-star hotel, and you're not paying for one either. The floors weren't squeaky clean, and the bedding was a little rough. Normally... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful little riad in the medina of Essauoira. Very easy to find and close to everything. Extremely friendly staff who were willing to help with everything. The room was beautiful and spacious. Great terrace where a good breakfast was served every morning. Highly recommended!

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ClementeN, Gerente at Riad Al Zahia, responded to this review

Hello Bernadette, thank you so much for this possitive comment, i dont know if we met as i was in Spain in february but in any case it really makes us proud to hear this. Thank you in the name of all staff More 

Munich, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

Nice Riad in the small street in Medina. Very good and quiet location! Comfortable room with lot of lovely decorations! Friendly and helpful staff! Breakfast on the rooftop terrace with nice views! I will definitely stay here again during my future stays in Essaouira.

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

Spent 5 nights in October 2015. Very happy with our choice. Good location. Easy to walk everywhere. Loved the décor in the Riad. Owner helpful and spoke good English. Great views on the rooftop where breakfast was served each morning. Adequate supply of food to begin your day. Really enjoyed hearing the Call to Prayer several times each day. After... More 

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

Arrived by taxi arranged by Riad with a man who helped with our bags to the riad when we arrived at the medina. Staff very helpful giving us tips on what to visit in our one day. The Zahia room was beautiful as expected, lots on space, great bathroom and well designed shower. Breakfast was lovely, cereals, jams, bread, yoghurt,... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Riad Al Zahia is one of the best places to spend a few days in Essaouira, with friends, on family or in couple Essaouira has lots to offer, to visit and to see, and Riad AL Zahia has the best location to explore it all.We have all kind of rooms for everybody doubles, triples, twins and family rooms, all rooms are different styled, cossy and very confortable, average big and high roof with its private bathrooms.We have a lovely terrasse where you can have your breakfast admiring the beautifull Ocean and the wonderful roofs of the medina, like a tale!!Book your tickets now, Essaouira is waiting for you, be very welcome!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Al Zahia

Address: 4 Rue Mohamed El Bakkal | Medina, Essaouira 40000, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: $39 - $61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Riad Al Zahia 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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#12 On the Beach Hotel in Essaouira
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