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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 17 August 2013

Great location, beautiful riad. The staff are very friendly and will help you out as much as they can. Latifa is great. I agree with all the reviews below. Only minor note is that one day our bed wasn't made and our toilet paper wasn't refilled however just a quick note to Latifa or Noelle and it was fine. The...

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Cheltenham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2013

my wife and i spent amazing time in essaouira the hotel was in the center of madina very near to the port will make sure next time i go there i stay in that hotel khadija and latifa they were very lovely and welcoming. they make us feel like we are home. i definitely recommend you to stay at this...

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Reviewed 12 February 2013 via mobile

I went to Essaouria for 2 days with the girlfriend and I'm glad I did. Found this place on the internet and got it for a very good price despite only booking it the day before I got there by bus. Things to know: on arrival to Essaouira it is worth ringing the owner to say you have arrived and...

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Ibiza, Islas Baleares, Spain
Reviewed 3 February 2013

Although I didn't really like Essaouira due to the hassle I got as a blonde woman alone, this Riad was nice and I was well taken care of by Fatima, the manager who was absolutely lovely. The water went off on my second day in the old part of the medina and the owner moved me to another riad he...

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Cologne
Reviewed 25 October 2012

We stayed three nights in this lovely riad to explore Essaouira. The team is really friendly and its service amazing. They gave us lots of information and when we asked where we can buy bus tickets they offered to buy them for us. The rooms are not overly huge but that doesn't matter - they are nicely decorated and very...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 27 September 2012

The staff were friendly, but that's the only positive thing i can write about this hotel. Our room was damp and musty and smelled not good. The 'private bathroom' was not private at all and wet towels that didn't dry due to the wet climate inside weren't replaced. What to say about the hammam... never seen it.

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riad_darko, Responsable réception at Riad Darko, responded to this review

Dear Sir, We thank you very much for your review on our Guest house. We are happy that you value the friendlyness of our team. Regarding the Essaouira Climate, that is true that you were not so lucky as humidity was really high when you were here. It can happen in such a city close to the sea and unfortunately...

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Reviewed 26 July 2012

We spent two nights at Riad Darko in Essaouira and would have happily stayed longer. The bedrooms and common areas are beautifully decorated. There are many cozy alcoves to curl up in. Riad Darko is the most beautiful home I have booked in Morocco. The hostesses were friendly and hospitable. I booked the riad exclusively for our group of 8....

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London
Reviewed 26 April 2012

Booked in here for two nights and decided to stay for three. Staff very friendly and helpful with local knowledge. Clean, comfortable and very nicely laid out rooms. Breakfast times were flexible, could take it between 8 and 11am. Breakfast also very good. Good value too.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 January 2012

Beautiful little Riad in the heart of Essaouira. We stayed for two nights over the Christmas holidays and had a great time. Some of the bathrooms are outside the rooms but it isn't a big issue (you get exclusive use of your own bathroom). Breakfast on the roof terrace is the perfect way to start the day.

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Heerhugowaard, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Reviewed 26 January 2012

We had a lovely time in the Riad! It was clean and the people were very nice to us (and our little baby, 6 months old). The riad was near the beach and the shops and inside it was very quit. At the rooftop there was a relaxing place. The food (cooked by the filles) was also very good! Esspecially...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of the medina in a quiet street, near shops and souks, the Riad Darko is a riad renovate to rent in exclusivity or by room. Ideal place to reunite a family holiday in Essaouira, the riad can accommodate 12 people and 2 people in sofas beds.A living room with fireplace welcome you for your diners and another room with wifi access for your moments of leisure.A cook is at your disposal to prepare lunch and diners. All is set up for you to feel at home. To complete this relaxing atmosphere, you can provide care and massage in the “Wellness East”.We can organize Golf, trips in quad, horse, camel, sea trips, visits tours of the city, Moroccan cooking classes.We will be happy to arrange your tours and stay.Transfers from airports on request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Darko

Address: 3 Rue Annasser | Medina - Quartier El Mellah, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: ₹ 1,342 - ₹ 2,331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Riad Darko 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The room on the top floor doesn't have a bathroom in your room its just a few steps away. The bonus of staying in this room the lounge area and kitchen are on the same level.”
 of 5 bubbles JosieDiamonds, 17 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Go for another hotel!”
 of 5 bubbles skouwehand, 27 Sep 2012 | Read review
“Every room in the house is beautifully decorated. There is a first floor suite with a double bed and two single beds that might appeal to a small family.”
 of 5 bubbles Maggie052, 25 Jul 2012 | Read review
“Just tell Ismahan what you need and she'll get you the best room I'm sure.”
 of 5 bubbles LizzieD_12, 9 Jan 2012 | Read review
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