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    Riad l'Ayel d'Essaouira

    28 Rue Mallek Ben El Morahhal, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
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    6/8/2017 7/8/2017
    Savings alert: 16% below average rate
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good22%
    • Average8%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Pets Allowed
    Free Parking
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 45 reviews

    Reviewed 25 April 2015

    This Riad off the beaten path is well worth it. Very calm and if you go up to the roof you'll have a fantastic view of the city! The couple that run it are very accommodating, helpful and the breakfast is wonderful. The rooms are...More

    Thank Stecolombe
    Reviewed 14 February 2015

    We stayed for 8 nights in February The location was great and the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The food was amazing and we choose to eat in every other night, as could not beat the home cooking, especially fish tagine and the open...More

    Thank hbwalsh2015
    Reviewed 18 January 2015

    Excellent central location, lovely hosts very helpful, lovely complimentary breakfast, beautiful bathroom, clean - excellent The room we booked for four adults was much too small, one double bed and two narrow short couch beds.

    Thank Courtney_NZ_2014
    Reviewed 23 December 2014

    We stayed here for 2 nights as 2 couples renting the 4 person room (one double and two singles) singles were a bit small but the place was nice and quiet with a cool deck on the room and clean. Would recommend.

    Thank Curtisnz
    Reviewed 22 December 2014 via mobile

    This riad is a great choice, excellent central quiet and safe location. It has recently been totally redone to the highest standard with gorgeous rooms, amazing artwork and a true Moroccan home feel. The bathroom was stunning! The roof terrace has a wonderful view and...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$ 40 - US$ 80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region >
    • Essaouira
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