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Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed 3 nights in late November and had a wonderful, relaxing break. The hotel is as advertised...a real haven of peace and tranquility...the gardens are beautiful and life is very laid back, perfect for that quiet, recharge the batteries, break The staff are great...always friendly and attentive...and we enjoyed the food too, good choice and excellent quality We were...

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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic set-up - a series of pink-washed Moroccan palace-style buildings set in absolutely stunning lush gardens spread out across many levels, with ponds and river views to explore. Having two pools is a great idea - one quiet infinity pool for adults and one family pool the other side of the property where we didn't have to worry...

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Myself, wife and 3 children stayed 6 nights here and had a great time. I've given it 5 stars as it is superb, however there's a couple of things to be aware of. You don't sign for anything, so after meals or drinks they just automatically charge your room so you have absolutely no idea what charges are building up....

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Bath
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed with our 4 year-old for a short break in particularly poor October weather. The location is remote from the town and not in walking distance to anywhere. I guess this is some of the charm and we deliberately didn't 'do' much for two days in order to unwind! We mixed it with a short riad break in town...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

100% recommend this hotel if you have kids. Really friendly staff, very relaxed & chilled atmosphere. There are a lot of kids staying so if your looking for a quite couple trip place this might not be right for you. We Would come back & stay again if ever in Essoauira!

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

If I could give any piece of advice it would be to only stay a maximum of 4 days at this hotel. As the title suggests, there are a lot of great things about jardine de douars but unfortunately, the longer you stay, the more irritated you will become. The food menu is incredibly limited, and while it may be...

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Jardindesdouars, Propriétaire at Le Jardin des Douars, responded to this review

Dear Sean, Thank you for your review. We have been glad to welcome you here and we are happy you enjoyed the landscape, the settings and our services. We have to give more details on this page for our readers about our restaurant rate and choices : At the Jardin des Douars, the cuisine is fragrant, colourful, subtle and refined...

Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Little gem 20 minutes outside essaouira medina. A very welcome break from the hustle bustle of the medina,quiet with attentive and helpful service. Wonderful adult only pool amongst tranquil gardens.(there is another family pool) Good Sunday BBQ on the terrace,food good,but may be limited if thinking of a long stay. Rooms clean and plenty spacious enough. We stayed for 9...

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Jardindesdouars, Propriétaire at Le Jardin des Douars, responded to this review

Hello Simon, We warmly thank you for your review about your stay at Le Jardin des Douars. It has been a pleasure to welcome you here with attentive and helpful service. We are glad you enjoyed our pools, our BBQ time, the room, etc. We wish you the very best! Toute l'équipe du Jardin des Douars

Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Le Jardin des Douars is a hidden gem, located away from the busy medina, but close enough to visit and experience the souks. All of the staff were so lovely and never left us wanting for anything. They organised our trip to the medina for us and offered a whole list of other activities that we could do should we...

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Jardindesdouars, Propriétaire at Le Jardin des Douars, responded to this review

Dear guest, We have been very pleased to welcome you here with your mum for a 3 nights break. Off course it has been a pleasure to help you during your stay, organizing visits and activities. Thank you for your review, and see you soon maybe in our hidden gem! Toute l'équipe du Jardin des Douars

london
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Everything about this place combines to make it probably the loveliest all-around hotel I've ever stayed in. Utterly relaxing because of its wonderful friendly staff, amazing gardens, great food and gob-smackingly lovely adults pool. The kids one is huge, and far away enough to keep everyone happy. Was a bit worried about staying outside the medina, but the shuttle service...

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Jardindesdouars, Propriétaire at Le Jardin des Douars, responded to this review

Dear guest, We warmly thank you for your review about Le Jardin des Douars! We are glad you enjoyed so much our friendly staff, the gardens, the food and the pools. We would love to see you again here! Toute l'équipe du Jardin des Douars

Cognac, France
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed at Jardin des Douars for 8 days in late September/ early October. Where should I start? Did we enjoy the super-welcoming staff (even Asma!), the relaxed but high-quality service, the heated pools, the lush/colourful gardens, the heated pools, the lovely food or the perfect weather most...? And - why did we leave? Too many questions...

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Jardindesdouars, Propriétaire at Le Jardin des Douars, responded to this review

Dear Phil, Indeed! Why did you leave? :-) We have been very happy to welcome you here and to give you some reasons to return. Thank you very much for your kind words, and see you soon Inch Allah at Le Jardin des Douars! Toute l'équipe du Jardin des Douars

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Located in the heart of the Essaouira hills, sheltered from the high winds in a magnificent natural setting formed over millennia by the Ksob Oued (river), the Jardin des Douars is a beautiful guest ksar (palace) dedicated to lovers of nature, authenticity, simplicity and kindness. A guesthouse of charm in voluptuous forms, constructed in accordance with Moroccan traditions and materials, combining a subtle refinement of decoration with the luxuriance of a garden for real relaxation and simplicity. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Le Jardin des Douars

Address: Douar Sidi Yassine - Ida Oueguerd, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: £88 - £137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Le Jardin des Douars 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
Le Jardin Des Douars Hotel Essaouira
Le Jardin Des Douars Essaouira
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#1 Spa Hotel in Essaouira
#3 Business Hotel in Essaouira
#6 Romantic Hotel in Essaouira
#8 Family Hotel in Essaouira
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“Ground floor rooms so you can enjoy the early morning stroll in the garden”
 of 5 bubbles simonw968, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Lux room. Very spacious...but then I think they all are!”
 of 5 bubbles hazman1982, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The Royal Suite, which our friends had, would basically spoil you for any other hotel ever.”
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