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21, Rue Abderrahamane Eddakhil -, 44000 Essaouira, Morocco – Show map
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Dar El Pacha's staff speaks: French, English, Arabic
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Hiking, Cycling, Spa, Massage, Bicycle Rental, Library
Food & Drink
Restaurant, Restaurant With Dining Menu
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 2 per day.
Room Service, Car Rental, 24-Hour Front Desk, Currency Exchange, Tour Desk, Baggage Storage, Concierge Service, Fax/Photocopying
Family Rooms, Designated Smoking Area
French, English, Arabic
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:30 PM
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
All children under 2 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.
All children under 2 years stay free of charge in a crib.
All older children or adults are charged EUR 10 per person per night for extra beds.
The maximum number of extra beds/cribs in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are not allowed.
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Based on 90 reviews
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Located just a 3-minute walk from the beach in Essaouira, Hotel Vague Ocean Bleu offers a garden, a terrace and sea views. Both the medina and harbour are a 5-minute drive away.
Score from 30 reviews Review score
Offering a spa and wellness centre, Riad Ben Atar is located in Essaouira. At the property you will find a 24-hour front desk and a terrace. Free Wi-Fi access is available.
Score from 54 reviews Very good
The Riad Inna is a 18th century house renovated in the Morocco-Andalusia style, situated only 1000 ft from the sea and in middle of the medina (historic quarter).
Score from 215 reviews Very good
There is almost nobody ih the hostel (September, 2014). Easy to find the hostel.
very good value. beautiful place. friendly staff. great location at end of quiet alleyway from main Medina trading street.
It's in the middle of the medina
The room was dirty, didn't want to use the showers just looking at them. Our duvet was dirty and the room smelled weird. Had a swollenface next morning. Too expensive for that experience!
Very close to town and a short walk from the beach
Quite cold in February and not very clean
The riad/hostel is in the heart of medina, minutes away from all tourist need. It is very funky riad with crazy great boy working there and some interesting people.
Actually for that money I can not say anything negative. If there were some things they are minor.
the location great, central for all things staff were excellent
it could have been warmer
*Very Noisy *Very Dirty
Our stay was great! All the staff were very friendly and helpful,The hostel is very comfortable, clean and has everything you need to have a pleasant time in Essaouira, we highly recommend it.
great and cheap place but quite hard to find english speaking service 7/10 :)
Great atmosphere and the staff were really helpful.
it's very nice old riad through dar pacha you can back to the 70 and the terasse get the best view of the medina , i high recomand dar pacha as good place to stay around friendly people .
the seconde night we had to sleep in the couch because we just make reservation one night and hostel was quite busy.
The creepy guy at the reception
Good location, nice atmosphere
Everything felt really dirty, very old furniture, too expensive for what they offer
The staff were very friendly and the atmosphere was very chilled out - there was always someone sitting in the nice big common area/lounge and the candles by the fountain at night were a really nice touch. The Riad is easy enough to find - we walked all the way from the bus station - it's in a little alley off one of the main tourist streets (with a sign) so well located and only 10mins walk through town to the beach (you get a free local map on arrival). Our double room with private bathroom was clean and comfortable enough (although the big bed barely fit the room - and the toilet/sink/shower were all in one open space). After a couple of nights I also stayed 1 night in one of the dorms, which were quite crowded but the bunk beds were sturdy and comfortable. The breakfast (bread + jam +pancake + tea) was simple but freshly served and similar as elsewhere in Morocco. Wifi was available on the ground and 1st floor and there was a book exchange and a kitchen. The staff organised common dinners in the evening which were cheap and very tasty (chicken couscous was very nice!). It was also no problem to get a fresh towel or extra toilet paper - you just have to ask and the staff help straight away. Overall a great budget place.
Our private bathroom was great but its true that the shared showers were very basic and could have done with a better clean/a fix up. Although there was someone at the house all the time, the fact that you did not receive a front door key meant that often we could hear people knocking loudly on the door (below our window). The walls of our room also were a bit damp but there were no bad smells. Compared to other places we stayed this was less of a 'Riad' (although equally traditional and beautiful) and more of a hostel because of the bigger shared rooms but that made it easier to to meet people and it was more sociable than smaller Riads. Overall a good cheap and chilled place.
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