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Riad l'Ayel d'Essaouira

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28 Rue Mallek Ben El Morahhal, Essaouira 44000 Morocco See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Pets Allowed
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews local bakery excellent location in the medina clean rooms breakfast was delicious each morning rooftop terrace alley
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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

It’s a lovingly renovated, very clean and tastefully decorated riad by a french couple. The owners as well as their stuff have been really friendly and happy to share their experience of creating the riad. Ask for the book of the reconstruction if you are...More

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Response from Souiri-91, Propriétaire at Riad l'Ayel d'EssaouiraResponded April 19, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind message. It was a pleasure for us to receive you in our riad and also to share our experience of creating the riad. May be see you next time in riad l'Ayel.

Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

My lovely Lady and I stayed here for one night, I highly recommend this place for its welcoming staff especially Mr Lahcen who is a great person to deal with. We really appreciated being here, the room was clean and well arranged, breakfast was delicious...More

Response from Bretagne44, Propriétaire at Riad l'Ayel d'EssaouiraResponded February 27, 2018

The entire Riad team thanks you for these warm comments. it will always be a pleasure to welcome you and your loved ones.

Reviewed January 31, 2018

We stayed here for three nights in January. I highly recommend this riad! Pluses: 1) Very welcoming French couple who own the riad 2) In-house baker who bakes a different fresh pastry each morning 3) Excellent location in the medina center 4) Very fast, strong,...More

Thank cool_jonez
Response from Bretagne44, Propriétaire at Riad l'Ayel d'EssaouiraResponded February 3, 2018

Thank you for this warm opinion. The whole Riad l'Ayel team was very happy to welcome you. Unfortunately during your stay in Essaouira, there was an unusual cold wave in Morocco and we really sorry that you had to suffer the consequences despite the coovertures...More

Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Hotel is hidden in the small alleys of Essaouira, has a beautiful renovated patio and clean rooms with bathrooms. Staff doesnt speak English but is always there to help. Great breakfast with fresh baguette from a local bakery.

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Reviewed February 6, 2017 via mobile

So when we arrived it took a moment to find the place but asking a local shop a young man named Yussef took me straight to the riad. It's actually quiet easy to find. Once we arrived we were met by a young lady who...More

Thank ShareaSamuels
Response from Bretagne44, Propriétaire at Riad l'Ayel d'EssaouiraResponded February 14, 2017

All the team of Riad Ayel is very proud that you chose our riad as your stay to Essaouira and we thank you for it. We always make so that our hosts are happy of their stay and that they are " as at home...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Golf course
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$43 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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$43 - $112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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August 31, 2016|
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We do not offer parking lot, but it is always possible to have a pay parking near the port and it is not expensive.
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