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Le Medina Essaouira Hotel Thalassa Sea & Spa - MGallery by Sofitel-

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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“private beach”(39 reviews)
“indoor pool”(27 reviews)
“beach restaurant”(21 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

This hotel has a great location and the potential to be a fantastic place to stay in Essaouira. Unfortunately, the entire hotel needs to be closed down and refurbished. It looks old and tired and it has seen better days. I can see the management...More

Thank javier200
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just had a fantastic week staying at the Medina Hotel in Essouaira. Superb service from all the staff - too many to mention! From housekeeping who had the room beautifully prepared with red roses and hearts on arrival and beds turned back every night with...More

Thank Jay L
Response from Mohamed A, General Manager at Le Medina Essaouira Hotel Thalassa Sea & Spa - MGallery by Sofitel-Responded yesterday

Dear Sir, We thank you very much for your very pleasant comment! we are happy to read that your stay was a success. We will certainly not fail to pass it on to all of our teams who will be delighted to know that they...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Calming atmosphere by the pool and friendly staff. House-rule said: “You can’t bring food & drink into the hotel”. They check your backpack to make sure you don’t bring anything in. We have stayed at both low and high standard hotels, but never experienced anything...More

Thank Cathrine C
Response from Mohamed A, General Manager at Le Medina Essaouira Hotel Thalassa Sea & Spa - MGallery by Sofitel-Responded yesterday

Dear Madam We thank you for writing us following your recent visit, we are delighted to know that you have enjoyed many of our services, especially The atmosphere of our pool and the friendliness of our staff. As for the ban on the introduction of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely staff, endless breakfast - we wanted to eat it all, but couldn't fit it in, nice sized pool, many comfortable sun beds, nice cosy feel - not your typical bland hotel without personality. Yes, there are little bits of work that could be done...More

Thank Ben L
Response from Mohamed A, Directeur général at Le Medina Essaouira Hotel Thalassa Sea & Spa - MGallery by Sofitel-Responded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Medina Essaouira Thalassa Sea &Spa. It was a pleausur to have you whithe us, we are delighted to read that you had a pleasant stay and enjoyed all our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing value for good food. Staff very friendly and the manager was super. Easy to park at Hamlet Court car park. Basic egg bacon beans sausage toast 99 pence. Double up for 1.99. Three of each 2.99. Can anyone beat that?More

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Response from Mohamed A, General Manager at Le Medina Essaouira Hotel Thalassa Sea & Spa - MGallery by Sofitel-Responded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your very kind feedback, we will certainly share your kind words with all our team. we really look forward to welcoming you back once again in our property; If you're ever visiting Essaouira again , don't hesitate to...More

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About
Description
Reminiscent of a sumptuous Moroccan riad, the facade of the Sofitel Thalassa Essaouira is painted the traditional red of Mogador. Set on the coast, close to the medina, this charming luxury hotel furnished with ...More thuja and lemon wood cabinets, provides direct access to a luxury thalassotherapy centre. Enjoy an unforgettable leisure and fitness break. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Spa
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Family
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On the Beach
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Spa
,
Family
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Spa
,
Family
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (223)
Pool & Beach (160)
Dining (93)
Amenities (29)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Questions & Answers
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naduesch
28 August 2018|
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Response from Mohamed A | Property representative |
Hello, We thank you for your interest, indeed you can use our chairs at the MBeach and at an access fee of 150 MAD per person. Once there our team will be happy to serve you any extra you wish. Best regards
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tina2460
19 January 2018|
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Response from Steve P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes there are kettles and hairdryers in the bedrooms, but you may want to bring some tea bags with you, as they are a bit weak!
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"Beach facing, top floor to avoid noise from above."
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"Rooms facing the pool are less windy"
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"Rooms with an ocean view are lovely, we felt rooms with a pool view lacked some privacy"
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"pay extra for the sea view - well worth it"
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