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Bari, Puglia, Italy
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Only good staff for information about medina. Deluxe room was not clean. Fireplace dirty like bathroom. Shower didn't work good. Stairs dangerous too much small. No towels. All the walls dirty. In the medina everything it's dirty And you can smell bad fish in the room also

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Thank Ermanno M
1 review
Reviewed 23 September 2016

the only good thing in this hostel is the staff; they help you a lot, especially finding places our room wasn't clean at all; sheets defnitley weren't washed, i got a lot of bites sleeping in the bed, fleas or bedbugs, they let the streetcat come in the hostel and sleep on dorm beds; maybe thats why the beds having... More 

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Bari, Italy
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27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Staff is really good. They helps you on everything BUT beds are dirty Sheets aren t washed and full of hairs Bathrooms are broken and dirty Kitchen is dirty and unuseful. We cannot reccomend this place even if is really cheap

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Thank Francesco I
St Neots, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 20 July 2016

After travelling for a while in Morocco, this has been my favorite place, feeling like at home. Simo, the lord of the place, was really friendly with us and he gave us some good advises, and very good chats at night. Definitely, in my next trip to Essaouira, I will go there again.

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Thank junpounico
London, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Lovely hostel in the medina with a friendly, relaxed vibe. The staff are very kind and welcoming, especially Simoun (thank you for sharing your fish with me for dinner!). I stayed for two nights during Ramadan, when it was not busy - perfect for a peaceful getaway in Essaouira. Rooms are a bit shabby but worth the price. Evenings get... More 

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Thank Jennzzz
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

My stay at this hostel was okay. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. Two negatives, though. Our toilet did not flush. We were not there for very long so it was not a big issue, but it could've been. Second, next to our door, were two medium windows, one on top of the other. We were able to close... More 

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Thank Christina D
Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 31 March 2016

This is the kind of place that you look for. It feels like home from the moment you walk in. The staff (and the people I met there) were very friendly and willing to help out in any way. Good standards and price.

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Thank Arjen v
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
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Reviewed 20 January 2016

Have stayed here three times on two separate visits and found it on every occasion a clean, welcoming and friendly Moroccan experience. Fully recommend, excellent terrace, great facilities and wonderful staff who can help you get the best out of your stay in Essaouira. They have always provided free mint tea on arrival, a welcoming boost after the inevitable rigours... More 

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Aspen, Colorado
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Friendly staff even walked us to the beach and a the surf school we were trying to find. We got a great price and a nice dorm room. The hostel is clean and has a nice terrane to relax on. We were invited to group dinners and the rooms were quiet at night.

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Thank CanDanceVT
Moscow, Russia
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 November 2015

i stayed for 5 nights there and it was great! we cooked Moroccan dinners, had litres of mint tee and many other great things) staff is absolutely brilliant- any question any problem is solved in 2 minutes. very clean in in a nice safe area of the medina. thank you guys!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A mix of modern and traditional design, Essaouira Youth Hostel & Social Travel is located in the centre of Essaouira and only one kilometre from the beach. It has a 24-hour bar and free Wi-Fi. Essaouira Youth Hostel & Social Travel offers both private rooms and dormitories. The private rooms are equipped with a TV with DVD player. The bathrooms are shared and there is one on each floor. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Essaouira Youth Hostel & Social Travel

Address: 17 Rue Laghrissi, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: £8 - £21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Essaouira Youth Hostel & Social Travel 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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“it's in the best are of the Medina in my opinion. Very quiet but 3 minutes walking fron the main street.”
 of 5 bubbles junpounico, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
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