We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

L'Araignee Gourmande

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
L\\
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

159 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 18: English reviews
Bali, Indonesia
Level Contributor
36 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

Maybe there is a general lack of information about where to stay in this place, so we ended up reserving this hotel at booking.com. This is so far the only place we stayed out of possibly 15 hotels we stayed in southern Morocco during this trip, that lacks any charm, and also quite expensive for what we got out of... More 

Helpful?
Thank Dada B
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016

Visited this hotel in the lowest season, so it was slightly musty from having been shut up. However the location is good, the price reasonable, and the place charming in a quirky way. Certainly not somewhere for the overly picky, but for the price perfectly good enough.

Helpful?
Thank Evelyn R
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

Best restaurants so far, fresh food, conviviality, service amazing. View to die for. Really good place to stay,eat and spend quality time with your family and friends. I recommend this place to all the boat tour as well to go around the lagoon 😊

Helpful?
Thank Scottishgirl771222
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
66 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

The coastal road is amazing. Miles and miles of beautiful undeveloped ocean beaches and acres of truck farms. Lovely ride, but you do get hungry. Ah! L'Araignee Gourmande (The Greedy Spider) is a great place to stop. On the beach in Oualidia, Morocco, a pretty summer colony, this restaurant serves delicious fresh seafood. Fast, friendly service and reasonable prices. Salads,... More 

Helpful?
Thank TriptheLifeFantastic
Hilversum, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We stayed here for one night only, and were very glad to leave this musty hotel. Rooms are clean, although the bathroom could use a refurbishment. Some rooms have huge balconies overlooking the lagoon, which would have been nice if there would have been any chairs or anything else to sit on.. now it was more like a block of... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank ThelmaDean

Travelers are raving about these Oualidia hotels

Kaiserslautern, Germany
Level Contributor
19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

The L'Araignee Gourmande is a very average place to stay. We are travellers with no high standards and found this place rather untidy compared to many other budget hotels we stayed at in Morocco. The room seemed to like as though it was neglected for a long time. The passage way was dimly lit and the place was creepily silent.... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank naveengopinath
NSW
Level Contributor
116 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

We stayed here for two nights because our options were limited unless we wanted to spend quite a bit more money. The rooms were large, but very ordinary and could certainly use a bit of a refurbishment. The rooms we stayed in was not in the main hotel, which overlooks the lagoon, but down a couple of doors, which overlooks... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank travelnblues
Level Contributor
62 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013 via mobile

We've been there for 2 nights. Room are spacious but in need of an update. In the main building the coolest ones are overlooking the bay, same for the new building where rooms were a bit undersized. Restaurant is good and fishes/seafoods always on the go: 300dh for a lobster and 130dh for a dozen of oysters (apparently the best... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank D1fretta
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
25 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

If you are returning to Casablanca by the coastal road from Essouria this Hotel-Restaurant is an excellent place to have lunch. Lovely location & an exceptional Restaurant overlooking the beach & harbour.The oysters, lobster & grilled sardines accompanied by a Moroccan Rose wine were beautiful. A great way to finish our trip before returning home.

Helpful?
1 Thank gizzy229
Barcelona, Spain
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

The best thing of this hotel is its location, very close to the beach. The restaurant is one of the best of the area I think, because we went to other restaurants and were very poor (they said they didn't have fish, in a beach resort??). They have a fesh menu of seafood, fish and all you would love to... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Montse C
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

102 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (100)
Viewed
View from Room (11)
Viewed
Dining (16)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (19)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (21)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Other (26)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Oualidia
1.3 mi away
La Sultana Oualidia
La Sultana Oualidia
#1 of 9 in Oualidia
4.5 of 5 stars 448 reviews
0.6 mi away
L'Hippocampe
L'Hippocampe
#7 of 9 in Oualidia
3.5 of 5 stars 104 reviews
0.0 mi away
Dar Beldi
Dar Beldi
#2 of 9 in Oualidia
4.5 of 5 stars 213 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.0 mi away
L'Initiale Hotel-Restaurant
1.8 mi away
Auberge Oualidia Dream
Auberge Oualidia Dream
#1 of 3 in Oualidia
3.5 of 5 stars 65 reviews
0.0 mi away
Riad Ksar
Riad Ksar
#7 of 26 in El Jadida
4.5 of 5 stars 31 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Additional Information about L'Araignee Gourmande

Address: Oualidia Plage, Oualidia 24252, Morocco
Location: Morocco > Doukkala-Abda Region > Oualidia
Price Range: $31 - $33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 105
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com so you can book your L'Araignee Gourmande reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
l Araignee Gourmande Oualidia
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay