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Vernon Hills, Illinois
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I absolutely loved this place. It was like going back in time to the early 30s maybe and then have it decorated by Restoration Hardware. The rooms were beautifully appointed as was the rest of the hotel. Lovely little breakfast room and excellent food. The staff was lovely. Wish we could have stayed here and in this sweet town longer.

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We are in the prestige suite with sea view. Surely the best room, ask for Opium suite. Big rooms, huge bathroom with comfy bath with view of the ocean. The view is straight down the beach and lovely at sunrise. High enough up to not bother with road noise but the seagulls take care of that. The seafront is being... More 

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Orinda, California, United States
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126 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016

This hotel is well situated, where the ocean meets the Medina. The breeze is very nice, and view from the roof pleasant. The staff is very accommodating, helpful and pleasant. The lobby is lovely and comfortable. We were welcomed in the lobby on our arrival with very good cookies and sweet mint tea. The included breakfast is served on the... More 

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Orebro, Sweden
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18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

In this riad, all rooms are differently decorated in a romantic adventureish fashion. Some have windows to the outside and some have them towards the atrium in the middle of the buliding. The atrium is covered with a glass cieling, which makes it possible to sit and relax outside your room even on widy days (this town is on the... More 

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Helmsley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

We started at the Villa de L'O for four nights, two of which were during the 2016 Gnoua music festival. The significance of this is that the population of Essaouira quadruples for the festival...but the Villa De L'O retained its air of peace and tranquility. The service is efficient and generally understated, although our chambermaid seemed a little obsessed with... More 

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Casablanca, Morocco
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

Beautiful and very stylish riad. Amazing design and rooms. Lovely view from the terrace and very good location - close to all attractions, CTM station, port, restaurants and the beach. Totally fell in love with the view from the rooftop and the bed!

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

I like this hotel and its position just inside the Medina. It's a little "frayed" in parts but this is a 300 year old building in Morocco. It is very clean and the staff are very pleasant and very helpful. Breakfast on the roof terrace was excellent although it can be fairly windy hence the reason why all the windsurfers... More 

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Sweden
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Reviewed 28 April 2016

Hotel Villa de l´Ô We went around in Essaouira and stumbled by chance on this wonderful hotel . So despite that we have not booked this hotel in advance, we got a beautiful room where we could feel us at home at once. This boutique-hotel has 12 rooms, some with different views out to medina ans sea, and some with... More 

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
Reviewed 2 April 2016

We got to the hotel, check in was fine, we got to our room and surprises started. There was a deep dust smell. My wife started sneezing since she is sensitive to dust. The room felt very old. The bathroom is open to the room, even the WC is open to the room and there is NO ventilation so any... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 25 March 2016

This hotel is dripping with charm. It has a nautical theme to some of the rooms made of really fine old wood. I recommend the room in which I stayed which was on the top floor and had a deck with 2 reclining beach chairs and that looked over the water. The hotel is well situated.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sheltered by the Medina walls, Villa de l'O is located at few meters from the beach, the souks, and at the doors of the Essaouira golf court. Eighteenth-century riad, the architectural spirit of Villa de l'O is given by the subtle alchemy between stone, sculpted wood, and the quivering of the beautifully made fabrics. Refined, the modern decoration of the house combines the oriental and colonial spirit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa de l'O

Address: 3 rue Mohamed Ben Messaoud, Essaouira 44100, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: ₹ 7,053 - ₹ 12,288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa de l'O 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Some rooms have only courtyard windows, You might prefer an outside window, particularly one on the Ocean side which provides a nice breeze”
 of 5 bubbles VirginiaR459, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All are amazing”
 of 5 bubbles BewilderedInMorocco, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“Sea view suite well worth it”
 of 5 bubbles Dragendanger, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“Top floor room with queen bed has outdoor deck with 2 reclining chairs. Complimentary bottle of rose makes for a pleasant sunset.”
 of 5 bubbles jfk1131, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We had the cheapest room. It was excellent. Don't think you can go wrong.”
 of 5 bubbles padurafan, 20 Oct 2015 | Read review
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