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Washington, DC
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Reviewed 30 November 2011

We stayed at the Villa Maroc for three nights in November and had one of the best holidays that we have had in a long time. The decor is beautiful - the perfect Moroccan ambience. Our room was very comfortable and the outdoor and communal spaces were perfect. The roof deck has a wonderful view and is a great place... More 

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Zollikerberg, Switzerland
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Reviewed 28 November 2011

The Hotel Villa Maroc is a charming hotel in Essouria, located on the brim of the Medina. From its marvelous terrasse you can overlook the great place, untypical for Morroco, and the Atlantic waters as well as the great bay. The hotel is domicilied in four houses from the 18th century with step staircases (no elevator), each with riad. The... More 

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Chamonix, France
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Reviewed 6 November 2011

Villa Maroc is a wonderful renovated Riad with the most beautiful view.The girls in the reception are lovely and helpful and the rooms very confortable and nicely decorated.The roof terrace is a great place to relax or look at the beaches.We had a very good dinner and a superb breakfast in the morning on the terrace.The best place to be... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 28 October 2011

As soon as we arrived at Villa Maroc we were greated with freindly warm staff that continued thoughout our stay. The ambiance of this beautiful riad was warm and colourful with its art work, textiles and bowls of roses everywhere you turned. The rooms were spacious, comfy and breakfasts were delicious. Villa Maroc is located in a great area, easy... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 24 October 2011

This riad was formerly four homes that have been joined together into a maze-like interior, making this a fun and interesting place to stay! The sitting and dining rooms are peaceful and comfortable with small fireplaces that have crackling fires at night. There was one incident with a less than suitable dinner that was immediately and graciously corrected by the... More 

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Wake Forest, North Carolina, United States
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Reviewed 17 October 2011

After traveling from Paris, the culture shock of arriving in the medina of Essaouira was calmed by the hosts of Villa Maroc who were gracious and accomodating. I needed a fan and a new one was deliverd in 10 minutes after arrival. Breakfast was delicious, fresh and the rooms were bright and light.

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Bern, Switzerland
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Reviewed 11 October 2011

We spent 4 nights at Villa Maroc and enjoyed the warmth and both picturesque and spacious suites and rooms and corners to relax. The Villa is an oasis of peace and quiet and to us the best place to stay at. Friendly receptionist Mia and staff made our break in Essaouira at its best. So was the chat we had... More 

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Reviewed 4 September 2011

Highly recommend this riad in the heart of the Medina of Essaouria. The rooftop terrace is a perfect location to watch the city wake up and fall asleep. The rooms are full of character and the staff is willing to assist with any need. Breakfast outside (great coffee) was a highlight. Mia has great reataurant suggestions, but don't forget to... More 

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West Sussex, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 August 2011

We spent a couple of nights at Villa Maroc last month on a quick break to the coast away from the heat of Marrakesh......the riad is in a fantastic location right near the square, with the most amazing views of the beach & the skala and port from the terraces.Building itself was bigger than we expected, with lots of lovely... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 3 August 2011

A beatiful riad, it is much bigger than I expected, I think the riad is comprised of few old homes with few courtyards and lots of different stairs, it was like a maze....the view from the terrace was amazing, you take your breakfast while watching teh ocean, listening to the sound of the vibrating medina and just relaxed among the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The leading Riad Hotel in Essaouira. Villa Maroc has everything you could dream of for an unforgettable holiday. Great location tucked inside the ramparts of the historical medina, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Villa Maroc offers you breathtaking views of the sea and port, 21 rooms with simplicity, spirituality, elegance and refinement, as well as an Oriental Spa. Just a few minutes from the sea and port. Close to both shops and beaches. Villa Maroc is famous for its regional cuisine and romantic candlelit dinners round an open fire. Villa Maroc is the meeting place for artists, actors and musicians." Good Wifi connection throughout the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Maroc

Address: 10, rue Abdellah Ben Yassine, Essaouira, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: $128 - $316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Maroc 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Villa Maroc Hotel Essaouira
Maroc Hotel Essaouira
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Essaouira
#10 Romantic Hotel in Essaouira
#15 Family Hotel in Essaouira
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“Room 3 is probably NOT the best, with limited daylight & an inconvenient w.c. location, but the room is large and nicely furnished.”
 of 5 bubbles PandSOxford, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“room 20/21 was perfect”
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“Recommend a view of the sea if possible, but all of the rooms have a great ambiance and flow throughout the multiple riads.”
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“The ocean view rooms are very special, but I don't think you can go wrong with any of the rooms in this place!”
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“Stunning views from the roof terrace”
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