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6 Ahmed Ouharoune, 44000 Essaouira – Show map
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Windsurfing, Hiking, Cycling, Horse riding, Solarium, Massage, Hammam, Bicycle rental
Free! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs EUR 3 per day.
Room service, Airport shuttle, Car hire, 24-hour front desk, Tour desk, Luggage storage, Babysitting/child services, Laundry, Dry cleaning, Ironing service
Non-smoking rooms, Heating, Designated smoking area
French, English, Arabic
10:00 - 19:00 hours
11:00 - 12:00 hours
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Children and extra beds
All children are welcome.
Free! All children under 10 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.
Free! All children under 2 years stay free of charge for children's cots/cribs.
All older children or adults are charged EUR 20 per person per night for extra beds.
The maximum number of extra beds/children's cots permitted in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are not allowed.
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Riad El Mess is a typical and traditional, it is located in the heart of the medina of Essaouira on the Moroccan coast, just minutes from the beach.
Score from 158 reviews Good
The Riad Inna is a 18th century house renovated in the morocco-Andalusia style, situated only 300 metres away from the sea and in middle of the medina.
Score from 202 reviews Very good
Riad Sidi Magdoul is located at the centre of Essaouira Medina. It is 300 metres from the Prince Moulay Hassan Square. Riad Sidi Magdoul offers rooms with a traditional Moroccan décor.
Score from 154 reviews Very good
Riad Chakir Mogador is located in the centre of Essaouira just steps from the harbour and beach. Each traditional Moroccan room at the Riad Chakir Mogador has a private bathroom and a seating area.
Score from 445 reviews Very good
the decoration! and location
humidity in the room!
We booked this hotel based on location, since we were only staying 2 nights
Compare to other riads in Marrakesh that we stayed in it was not good value for money. Clean bedsheets are a must for comfortable sleep.
I found the facilities good and it´s a lovely Riad and the staff are very nice too. The first night they did not have a room for 3 and they gave us two rooms.
The breakfast was continental and not Moroccan which was a bit disappointing.
nothing the place was filthy
The rooms were damp smelly and dirty. There were ants and bugs everywhere I would not recommend this place to my worst enemy. Breakfast was served with a heap of cat poo to look at in the corner of the room
Location good. Restaurant Des Reves next door excellent
My room smelt badly of stale cigarette smoke then barbecued fish from next door restaurant
Clean, Nice decor Comfortable Rooms with working shower
Receptionist/Lady of the House came across as quite unfriendly.
Nadia, at reception was the nicest person we met in Morocco. Her smile and helpful attitude made every day at Riad Jemalhi Mogador a joyful experience.
Hot and cold taps in the shower were plumbed the wrong way, which took a lot of cold water to figure out. Wifi only available in reception area.
The staff was very nice and the location couldnt be better. The riad is lovely, there was ot too many people (beginning april) so it was really quiet and chilling.
the butter they give for the breakfast. I never saw something so disgusting in my life hihihihi. But I believe this is ONLY a detail and the rest is perfect.
great location in the medina; friendly, helpful staff.
it is UNACCEPTABLE for booking.com to say that wifi is available 'in all areas' and free of charge and then find out you have to walk down to the lobby to get a connection - misleading and untrue. also, the breakfast was horrible. a couple of variations of bread is not a breakfast and the coffee and orange juice were not up snuff. take your shower early because they run out of hot water by 11AM. the floors in the rooms need a good clean and people need hangers for their clothes in the closet.
This lovely little riad is right in the centre of the Medina and is perfect for a short break in this pretty town. The staff are really helpful and friendly and the rooms, though small are good and clean.It is surrounded by resturants and the souk is only an alley away where you can get wonderful fresh fruit, bread and veg. This is very good value and there is a perfectly good breakfast provided as well.
Pillows were a bit lumpy and although it says there is a kettle in the room, there isn't. But the staff are happy to provide a thermos flask of hot water if you have your own tea and coffee, which we did.
Good location, easy to find. Best what you can get for such amount of money. Definitely would stay here again. Room are nice, staff very helpfull.
The only thing I could complain is poor breakfast and the wifi works only on the first floor.
Great localization. Big shower in room. Nice moroccan desing and decoration. Very clean. Friendly personel
The bathroom was clean but we felt an unpleasant smell of mustisness. WIFI signal was weak in the room.
Outstanding place for this price, really friendly&nice staff, all the time ready to help you.
The staff was very kind, they were helpful. The riad is very beautiful. It is in the centre, but it is so quiet. The room was nice, the bathroom was OK. The breakfast was OK, it was coffee with bread with jam and a little pancake.
Khadijah at the reception was lovely but she is there for limited hours. Rest of the time staff who don't speak English.
We are a Couple with a 10 year old and we thought we were getting a bargain when we booked a suite in this place thru booking.com . Two bedrooms, a sitting room and en suite ! Should have known there's no free lunch and u get what u pay for. We double checked the room etc. directly with the hotel and thought well,it won't be the fanciest, but how bad can it be with all that space for us ! And we were shocked. Am sure it's great value for money for folks looking for the bare minimum but we could have easily spent more and stayed somewhere much nicer. Just didn't think you can go wrong with so much of space, but u can. The place is filthy, run down, damp smell thruout the Riyad. The roof top suite was no exception ! The main bedroom had a glass wall with no curtains, but a sheet thrown across which does not entirely cover the wall ! Anyone and everyone can look in. Paint, plaster chipped, peeled everywhere which makes the place look filthy and on top of that it is actually filthy. Bathroom has a sink which leaks and clogs ! The pot has a broken flush. Walls are a very dark grey with white water spots from seepage in every bit of wall and ceiling. On top of that not enough lighting. Shower inside the bathtub with no shower curtain. As a result of that when u shower the entire bathroom is sprayed with water and nowhere for that water drain out ! I couldn't for the life of me comprehend how someone at the hotel did not get this basic fact in all this time ! Every chrome fixture rusted and stained, you would cringe to touch anything ! The city was so lovely, that we did not want to waste a minute of our limited time there looking for another riad, but I promised to review it so that folks who are not on a tight budget are not misled into booking this riad thinking u are getting a bargain ! As for location, it's great but the medina is so small that any riad inside it will not be off in its location.
nice little hostel in the Medina, very central, always helpful staff. Recommendable
Excellent location. Terrific value. Charming riad.
The breakfast is on the light side compared to other places we stayed in Morocco.
nice budget road (hotel/hostal) friendly people
the area is quite humid like all riads it is noisy
Central Essaouira location, quite easy to find
Damp & Dark bathroom, mattress on a concrete bed!
- location was very good, right in the medina and close to the beach - a good riad to stay no more than one night, good place to stay for passing through Essaouira - cheap - big mirror in the room
- no internet in the room - no hairdryer available - very dirty floor - no clean towels and only two small towels (for hands) for two people, even on request - ventilation in the bathroom is VERY noisy if you just turn the light on. But we don't if it's in every room - breakfast only until 9:30 even if you had arrived in the night
Very helpful staff. Good medina location.
No outside view except from roof
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