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Darsal

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4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
30 reviews
courtyard
upper  salon
main salon
terrace room
Dining area
ground floor salon
terrace
roof top terrace
terrace bedroom
Bedroom 2
winter fire
Moroccan Salon
Entrance
typical en suite bedrooms 1 and 2
Town
Beach and town
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Overview
Riad -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Essaouira, Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region
Darsal is a beautiful, carefully restored Riad in a tradional style, offering peace and tranquility in the heart of the vibrant, exciting old medina just a few minutes walk to centre of the medina, beach and port . Whether relaxing in the tranquil 2nd floor salon with traditional moroccan sitting room, or soaking up the sunshine on the roof terrace with sea views, this is the perfect base from which you can explore the wonders on offer in this 18th century fishing village, or relax after a day on the beach. On arrival you will be met by Fouad, who is available throughout your stay and also our friendly maid Aieda. Fouad will give you a tour of the town and can arrange other activites and excursions.
About the Owner, Sally C
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Mar 2006
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 30 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL10670 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 30 reviews
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weymouth
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016 for a stay in January 2016

Staying at the Riad Darsal was made easy at the start by Sally who was always available to answer questions, and arrange for a trip to Marrakech with her on site guide Faoud. On arrival, transport to the Riad went smoothly and Essaouira is a lovely smallish laidback town with a fantastic beach and medina full of character but easily...

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Management response:

Thank you for you review. I'm pleased you had a good stay. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Sally.

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

This house is situated in the heart of the Medina just around the corner from some of the busy shopping areas, but very quiet (except for the occasional loud exchange of local news in the alley way outside and the sound of the waves if you sleep in the terrace bedroom). It's a beautiful house decorated and furnished in a...

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Management response:

We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and were well looked after. We aim to provide a relaxing holiday and care for our guests. Thank you.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 for a stay in February 2015
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Amenities
  • Balcony
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
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  • Smoking Allowed:
    Yes
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
Additional amenities & feature info
The riad is spacious and beautifully renovated in a tradional style, a lovely atmosphere for a relaxing holiday. The Riad has 3 floors and a roof terrace. <BR><BR>GROUND FLOOR Entrance hall and beautiful peaceful central courtyard with fountain surrounded by salon with log fire and seating area, dining area and kitchen. Separate Laundry room. <BR><BR>FIRST FLOOR Large tranquil bedroom with double bed and french windows overlooking the courtyard and spacious en suite.Second bedroom with double bed and mezzanine bed suitable for 2 children as the bed has low headroom. The room has windows overlooking the street and lovely en suite bathroom. <BR><BR>SECOND FLOOR Large spacious salon with log fire and arches to cosy Moroccan salon, and ajacent... more
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 1 night
$65
£50
$455
£350
Sep 1, 2016 -
Dec 21, 2016
Autumn
3 nights
$56
£43
$390
£300
Jan 4, 2017 -
Apr 30, 2017
Winter 2017
3 nights
$56
£43
$390
£300
May 1, 2017 -
Aug 31, 2017
Summer 2017
3 nights
$85
£65
$585
£450
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
** reductions for late bookings 2 weeks prior to arrival 10%**** reductions for stays over 1 week please contact us**
Meals can be provided on request from the maid.
Breakfast 25 dirhams per person per day.
Evening meal 65 dirhams per person per day.
Taxi from the airport is 60 euro's and holds 4 people.
Winter bookings - the first load of logs is included any further loads required are 100 dirhams approx £7.50 and is ordered and paid for with the house manager.
Note: Prices may be subject to change at the owner's discretion. Non refundable 25% deposit of the total rental booking.
You should arrange your own cancellation and health insurance.
Breakages deposit £50. Minimum rental period 3 days.
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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Essaouira / Marrakech: 6.2 mi
Railway: Marrakech: 111.8 mi
Ferry: Tangier: 497.1 mi
Fly toEssaouira direct from Luton or to Marrakech or Agadir. We can arrange a taxi to meet you at the airport, or take a bus to Essaouira.<BR>A Taxi can be arranged from Essaouira airport cost 200 dirhams or, either Marrakech or Agidir approx 21/2 hrs Cost 700dirhams <BR>There is also a good bus service from Marrakech 'Supratours or the CTM bus service from Agadir.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 mi.
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