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Five Columns

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Overview
4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
8 guests
7 nights minimum
Rental Home
Enchanting, interior-deisgned, authentic riad in the heart of the walled City with daily cleaning. Four spacious Double bedrooms, all with well-appointed En suite bathrooms. Fully fitted, modern kitchen & stunning, large dining area, comfortably seating 8 in the covered traditional courtyard. Two salon rooms with sofa / chairs on the ground and first floor, both with open fireplaces. Two sunny terraces with outside kitchen & dining table seating 8....Enchanting, interior-deisgned, authentic riad in the heart of the walled City with daily cleaning. Four spacious Double bedrooms, all with well-appointed En suite bathrooms. Fully fitted, modern kitchen & stunning, large dining area, comfortably seating 8 in the covered traditional courtyard. Two salon rooms with sofa / chairs on the ground and first floor, both with open fireplaces. Two sunny terraces with outside kitchen & dining table seating 8.More
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About the Owner
Lisa B
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2012
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Reviewed 1 week ago

5 Colums Riad is amazing in all respect ,the Interior design, the location ..this Riad has it all..:) also great help from House keeper Fatima and Rashid. Many thanks Lisa for having us stay in 5 Colums,we will be back..

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank Peter Transonic F
Reviewed December 17, 2018

A great holiday in a magical bolt hole in the heart of the Medina. All arrangements worked according to plan and the house is a delight with quirky antique and vintage items at every turn. Fatima the housekeeper is ever smiling and cooked us a...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank stevenmQ4993LL
Happiness560382, VR Owner at Five Columns, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2018

Dear Steven and the boys, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are glad that you had a lovely time at the house and enjoyed Fatima's smile and tagine! We hope you have a wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year and we look forward...More

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Reviewed August 30, 2018

I loved my stay in the house, it's very nice to be surrounded by things that you like, find everything that you might need, even the book that I wanted to read. There are different aerea's in the house, in and outside, all with a...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank anetooyman
Management response:Responded September 1, 2018

Dear Anet, it was so lovely to host such a special guest, thank you for choosing us and we hope to see you very soon x

Reviewed May 2, 2018

This was my second time at Five Columns with a group of friends and I love it. The house has a lovely relaxed feel; very welcoming and calming and yet only 5 minutes walk from the vibrant market stalls of the Souk and the sea....More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank SEbdon
Management response:Responded May 5, 2018

Hi Steph, Thank you for your lovely comments. We are glad that you had a great time, Essaouira is such a foodie and shopping heaven! We look forward to seeing you again....with bigger bags! Thank you, Lisa & Liggy x

Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

I went to Essaouira with 5 friends for my 40th birthday. It you want some time full of fun, retro furniture, pompom stalls, peanut croissants, sunshine and crisp white bed sheets.... 5 columns is for you! It was a delight from start to finish. Can’t...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank emgreenwood1
Management response:Responded May 5, 2018

Hi Emma, We are so glad that you had a wonderful time and Happy Birthday! Come back again to enjoy the peanut croissants, a friend of mine always manages to take bags of these home with him to Hackney! Hope to see you again, Lisa...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Staffed Property
Stove
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Washer
Towels Provided
Freezer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Private Yard
Cycling Trips
A Winter Sun Getaway
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hairdryer
Hiking Trips
Corporate Bookings
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Balcony
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Telephone
House Swap
Fireplace
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About the neighborhood
Essaouira, the most laid back resort on the Atlantic coast enjoys a mild and pleasant climate all year round. Here you will find a relaxed white washed town with narrow streets and an amazing lively Medina. Unspoilt, white sandy beaches with some of the world’s best windsurfing and a fantastic bustling harbour. You can spend hours in the old medina browsing at the local craftsmen in their workshops, art galleries, shops and boutiques. There are numerous restaurants and cafes (full details are available in the info book at the house). Down by the harbour you will find the famous fish stalls, which will serve the most amazing fresh fish, caught daily. The Gnaoua Festival takes place in June every year, its the coming together of Moroccan and World musicians on various stages around the medina and 4 days of gigs and parties.
How to get there
Fly to Essaouira, Marrakech or Agadir airport via the following airlines - Easyjet, Ryanair, British Airways, Royal Air Maroc. We can arrange a taxi transfer from any airport Supratours bus station based in Marrakech & goes direct to Essaouira. Car hire companies based in Essaouira & Marrakech
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