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Riad Zahra

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2013

Stayed for 6 nights for a bit of r & r after couple days in Marrakesh & traveling in the Atlas mountains. Hotel has a nice chilled atmosphere & the owners are very friendly & helpful. Good location close to the beach. Its away from the main area but only 25min walk or 50p taxi ride to the Medina &...

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Many thanks for this review and for recommending the Riad Zahra. Riad Zahra have 24 rooms and we have small rooms, big rooms with balcony or big rooms with Ocean view. We hope to have you back at Riad Zahra in a nicest room for your full satisfaction. Kind regards Xavier

Santa Elena, Costa Rica
Reviewed 24 October 2013

Stayed here for a week on a kite surfing holiday. The hotel has great atmosphere, very friendly and helpful staff. There is a pool, lounge and two restaurants. Location is perfect for beach access with several surfing schools just around the corner.

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us, and was very glad we met your expectations. On behalf of the entire team, I look forward to welcoming you back to Riad Zahra. Kind regards Xavier

Sneek, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 October 2013

We went to Riad Zahra for the third time. That sais it all. It's the mix between the more than friendly owners, the good food in the restaurants ( two!!), the fresh fish is to dy for, the open pool, and its very near the beach. The prices are more than acceptable. So, à place to look for when going...

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra, responded to this review

Dear Henk, Many thanks for this review and for recommending the Riad Zahra. We are very happy to read that our hotel was able to answer your expectations on the third time, and we will be very glad to welcome you back in the future for the 4th time. All the best Xavier

Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 12 October 2013

The hotel as a whole has a nice ambiance rooms are big and spacious, colorful and well lit. There is a problem with the toilets and the stink inside. The toilet in my room was leaking in the roof, that could have caused the stink. Walking distance from the old Medina. Staff was friendly but the food was a bit...

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra, responded to this review

Dear Sir , First ,thanks for your kind contribution . Your feedback is very important to us,I have taken note of your comments regarding all the issues you have mentioned and would like to express my sincerest apologies. I hope to receive you another time with us. Sincerely

Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2013

Rhiad Zhara has a reputation for being a stylish Rhiad 5 minutes taxi ride, 25 mins walk from the old Medina. (8 dirhams). However there are issues that we feel need to be highlighted and resolved. We stayed at The Rhiad for 4 nights on recommendations from trip adviser in room 21 The Rhiad Zhara provided us with a very...

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra, responded to this review

I very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at Riad Zahra. Your feedback is very important to us,I have taken note of your comments regarding all the issues you have mentioned and would like to express my sincerest apologies. Always our guests are informed for the extra charges. It's not our quality policy to make pay extra charges if...

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 30 September 2013

Located 20-30mins walk from Medina, sea view from some rooms, parking in front of the hotel (free of charge), helpful assistance, the room ok, just the stink coming from the toilette was disturbing (once the door closed, all fine), bed covers / blankets 100% clean, helpful and friendly reception staff, there are two restaurants in the riad (ok), nice breakfast

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor. I'm not glad to see your experience was only ok in Riad Zahra, but I don't remember to have complaints from you about our Riad or our services. I hope to see you in the future . All the best Kind regards Xavier

london
Reviewed 25 September 2013

This charming riad in Essaouira is so calm and welcoming it feels like home from the moment you walk through the doors. Set back from the main road in a quiet street with its own parking, Riad Zahra is a 2 minute walk from the amazing beach. Strolling along the sea front at a gentle pace will take about 15...

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing such a long and positive review of our Riad on Tripadvisor. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed the service provided by our team as well as the facilities of Riad Zahra. On behalf of the entire team, I look forward to welcoming you back to Riad Zahra. Kind regards Xavier

Reviewed 22 September 2013

I would recommend this hotel to fellow travellers. We stayed for 10 nights and booked an extra night as we enjoyed it so much. There are plenty if local restaurants and two good ones in Riad Zahara itself. There's a gorgeous beach 2 minutes walk away and the town centre is a 15 minute walk away. Taxis are easy to...

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra, responded to this review

Dear guests, We are happy to hear that you fully enjoyed your stay with us and would like to thank you for your positive review. We hope to welcome you back to Riad Zahra in the near futur. Kind regards, Xavier

Loughton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2013 via mobile

I didn't stay here I only ate here at the restaurant and it was beautiful ! It was fairly empty so we had one to one choice of our food with the chef, the waiter was very pleasant and polite . The food was beautiful we chose our own lobster and personalised our meals. The owner was very nice and...

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XavierEssaouira, Propietario at Riad Zahra, responded to this review

Dear Soph, Thanks for your review and for recommending Zahra's Grill and I hope to see you next time in Riad Zahra . Kind regards Xavier

Reviewed 2 September 2013

Had mixed feelings about Riad Zahra. The good bits: the staff! Xavier was very welcoming, helpful and spoke perfect English and many other languages. And the young Moroccan guy that worked in the restaurants was so lovely and charming, with beautiful English was very informative. Lovely restaurant areas both up and downstairs, the best breakfast on all of our Morocco...

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Dear Madame, Sir, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Riad Zahra. Apologies for your room looked over the carpark, but probably was the last room available. I hope to see you in the future and I hope to reserve the room with balconies or the room with sea view. I have taken...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just two minutes' walk from the beach and 20 minutes from the Medina and souks, you'll find this family run Riad with its 23 bedrooms has everything you need for a delightful holiday as a family, a couple or with friends. Riad Zahra is in the residential quarter of Essaouira. All its comfortable bedrooms are decorated in traditional Moroccan style and have en suite bath rooms, satellite TV and Wifi. There are family sized rooms, others have balconies and some enjoy a sea view. And you'll enjoy meals in our two restaurants whose great range of Moroccan, Asian and Spanish dishes is enhanced by a wide choice of the Kingdom's wines. Open air swimming pool, terraces and parking. We'll happily help you organize your stay and can recommend places to visit, restaurants, surfing and kitesurf schools, rides on horse or camels, transfers from airports, vehicle hire ... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Zahra

Address: 90 Amira Lalla Meryem | Quartier des Dunes, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: ₹ 3,399 - ₹ 5,549 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Riad Zahra 4*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Riad Zahra Mogador Essaouira
Riad Zahra Mogador Hotel Essaouira
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Essaouira
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Essaouira
#6 Best Value Hotel in Essaouira
#9 Family Hotel in Essaouira
#18 Romantic Hotel in Essaouira
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“Request for a room away from the main lobby and view to the sea.”
BlueMountain1, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 21 is superior room with two balconies, lovely light room.”
colinbZ4078KE, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The Superior rooms have more space and two double beds”
maxb868, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“best location, welcoming home approach, clean rooms”
HanaSuslova, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There is no air conditioning which was fine as the Riad tended to stay cool but take bug spray as having the window open at night did attract mosquitoes. ”
935katrinas, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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