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Day Trip to Essaouira from Marrakech
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“nice beach” (32 reviews)
“kite surfing” (76 reviews)
“long beach” (26 reviews)
LOCATION
Essaouira, Morocco
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1 - 10 of 691 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

When home affords the luxury of the best beaches in the world, I was gladdened to see that the beach here is clean and lots of people were out enjoying the water. Great for kite surfing ( no surf to speak of though )

Thank Marcus W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Clean lovely beach, just found it a little too irritating with the wind. This is a very windy place!!! Got a lot of sand in my face!

Thank 27Sarah_B_13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Soft clear sand Partly clean beach don't get any hassle from anyone on the beach Just go there and relax

Thank ashraf p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beach in Essaouira goes on for miles beyond the Medina walls and town. It is definitely worth walking further on for unspoilt views and empty beaches. It can be incredibly windy, and because of this you do not realise you are being burnt. Idilic...More

Thank Michele P
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is rough finding a beach that isn't rocks and packed with people. This beach was beautiful and allowed to walk across it with the cool wind.

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach is beautiful although we did not sit on it just viewed from the promenade and ate in the Fanatic restaurant overlooking the beach which was excellent

Thank SPdiner
Reviewed 1 week ago

Essaourira is called the windy city, and they are not kidding. The beach is nice and clean, and I would recommend a walk along the beach front. If you are in to kite-surfing or and wind-surfing this could be the place for you.

Thank ebbethinggaard
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach is large and well kept. It is a nice, sandy beach with a lot of space and opportunities for beach games, as well as surfing activities. Family friendly.

Thank Joseph W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having travelled 3 hours from Marrakech, it was very refreshing having a nice warm breeze to cool us down! The beach itself is clean and a joy to relax on. There is also plenty to do surrounding the beach, all of which are a short...More

Thank Asad M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is clean and the water slightly cool and very shallow. Good for paddling, surfing and swimming. Most days the wind was strong making laying on the beach uncomfortable due to sand storms. When the wind drops people flock onto the beach and there...More

Thank Peterwilliamhumphrey
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Famz02
4 July 2017|
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Response from Dave S | Reviewed this property |
There are a few places u can buy beach stuff spoilt for choice at the medina
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Keriper
21 March 2017|
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Response from Koshkha | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can. Some people just lay out a towel whilst there are also a few sunbeds - not sure if totally 'public' or connected to bars. A lot of people use the beds at Beach & Friends - buy a drink or two and they're happy... More
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