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Reviewed 20 October 2016

We stayed over 7 nights in this Riad. It's a quirky place and very arty feel to it. Although we had a couple of problems the staff were very helpful and accommodating and resolve them straight away. The breakfast was lovely, simple and tasty and always served with a big smile. Our room was upgraded to a large airy room...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I was very lucky to find this place. I stayed here for one month. The staff were all very friendly and helpful to all my needs and requests. I got to use their kitchen and laundry machine as well. The view from the rooftop was amazing and it was one of my very special places to go. My room was...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay here in October. Highlights being the roof terrace where we relaxed each night to watch the awesome starry night sky! Another highlight would be the staff, in particular bashir, who were happy to help with any requests and always on hand. The mint tea on arrival and the plentiful continental breakfast also were fab. I loved...

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Reviewed 21 October 2015

The maitre d was a charming and friendly guy who did all he could to accommodate us, flexible regarding price upon booking (in person), fixing us a pre-hours breakfast when we had to leave early for our flight. The breakfast itself I thought was very good, especially that strange extra-sweet kind of peanut butter spread that is served. Pancakes were...

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Reviewed 7 September 2015

We stayed for 7 nights after booking the flight and riad through Easyjey. The first room we saw (and stayed in as we arrived at 1am) was number 9 and is rather unpleasant. Very small room with poorly fitted windows which let in a lot of noise (most rooms only have interior windows so are much quieter). Some of the...

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2015

I’ve now stayed in half-a-dozen or so riads in Essaouira in this price bracket (300-400 Dhs): I think this was probably the best. It certainly helps when you’re greeted with a smile and someone receptive to a joke, which our host very welcomingly did; he was also helpful with filling out the police cards—only once have I been asked to...

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Thank Bahtatboy
Kilkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

On arrival to Riad Al Khansaa, we were welcomed with complimentary tea whilst looking at fabulous art work in the lobby. We were pleasantly surprised as paid very little for our three night stay. Wifi was very good in lobby area and on first floor, but that was all. Breakfast in the mornings was served to table, a traditional Moroccan...

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Thank Emily W
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Stayed here recently with a friend for a couple of days.Its a lovely place with art in the communal areas and the rooms.Our room was huge and comfortable and its in a great place,right near the ramparts with a roof terrace where you can enjoy the sun.Its clean and the staff were friendly and helpful. Essaouira's an interesting and chilled...

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Reviewed 6 February 2015

Hotel Riad Al Khansaa, is a lovely riad placed in the medina of Essaouira. The staff is helpful, charming and calm, and the atmosphere at Al Khansaa is quite and easy. Showering water is hot and internet is available in the foyer. Our host, Mustapha, was indeed friendly and nice to us.

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Williams Lake
Reviewed 10 January 2015

As we travelled during low season we had the fortune, as walk-ins with no reservations, of being able to negotiate room and price. We were given the "suite"; which also had a fireplace. We made the mistake of actually using it and were surprised no one complained about the smoke bellowing into the courtyard (the chimney was likely obstructed). We...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the 19th century Riad Al Khansaa was the British Consulat, today is a charming hotel, with a nice decor, a panoramic terrasse on the roof over the ocean and the old town. The restaurant with a french and a Moroccan chef is a good place to have a lunch or a dinner. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riad Al Khansaa

Address: 60/62 Rue Touhaen, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: £29 - £44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Riad Al Khansaa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Careful look at all rooms available and check things work!”
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“I stayed in Room 1--it was as I've described it.”
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“All rooms are supersized.”
 of 5 bubbles Alixstix, 25 Mar 2015 | Read review
“pick a room with a view.”
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“Ask for a free upgrade, especially during low season”
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