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“Very beautiful villa”
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Villa Maroc
Ranked #9 of 75 Hotels in Essaouira
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 22 June 2013

Everybody knows Villa Maroc in Essauoira. It is perfectly located and has a superb decoration in all the different rooms of this villa. Breakfast at the terrace has a fantastic view of the sea and the port. Very clean and personal very helpful.
The only missing thing is a swimming pool, but the rest is more than compensated.

  • Stayed: May 2013, travelled with friends
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VillaMaroc, Owner at Villa Maroc, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2013

We are happy to know that you appreciate your stay at Villa Maroc in town. 15 minutes from town we own "Les jardins de Villa Maroc" our guesthouse with a beautiful swimming-pool where you can spend the day in the calm of the fantastic country side rounding Essaouira.

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Reviewed 19 June 2013

Stayed in the family suite in August, so beautiful, clean, stylish and elegant. It's also quirky, with little odd rooms and staircases leading up to interesting places. Quiet and peaceful, yet near to everything. Best of all is the roof terrace, with amazing views. Had breakfast every morning there, the breakfast was good, fresh orange juice and pancakes etc. we stayed with our teenage children. Loved Essouirra, especially in August as it has nice cooling breezes, want to go back. Miss it.

  • Stayed: August 2012, travelled with family
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VillaMaroc, Owner at Villa Maroc, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2013

Thank you for your comment. Would be nice to see you again in august.
Essaouira is known for its breeze in summer. We don't have that african heat you would expect in Morocco.

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Reviewed 2 June 2013

This is a beautiful Riad, and so well located in the Medina. The staff, cleanliness & rooms were all great. the bathrooms were the best we had in Morocco, having said that you pay for it, quite expensive compared to other places we stayed at, but Essaouira is!

  • Stayed: May 2013, travelled with friends
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VillaMaroc, Owner at Villa Maroc, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2013

All our guests appreciate the position of Villa Marc. Right behind the ramparts inside the medina, 2 minutes to the beach and the harbor and fantastic views over the sea from the roof terrace.
Thank you so much for your comment.

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Reviewed 31 May 2013

This Riad is sweet and charming. Simple and yet very stylish! Rooms are nice size and clean.
The dinners are served in very quaint salons and some even have fireplaces next to the tables.
The dinner was fantastic and the portions large. We could not finish our meal so we asked them
to wrap it up and we had it for breakfast! Too good to waste. Centrally located, but not noisy. Would certainly stay again. Only one word of caution watch your head when going up and down the stairs, not made for very tall people.

Room Tip: We stayed in room 11, no view, and not really much noise.
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  • Stayed: May 2013, travelled with family
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VillaMaroc, Owner at Villa Maroc, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2013

Thank you for your lovely report. We hope to be able to welcoming you soon at Villa Maroc again.

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Reviewed 29 May 2013

We arrived too late in the evening to have the house dinner which looked amazing, but had an incredible breakfast on the rooftop terrance in the morning. The Villa was charming and comfortable. We enjoyed tea by the fire in the evening. The staff was welcoming and very nice. The location was good, but also hard to find (at first), as it is located along a narrow street up against the medina wall.

  • Stayed: November 2012, travelled as a couple
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VillaMaroc, Propriétaire at Villa Maroc, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2013

Thank you.
As we serve only fresh, seasonal and traditional food, you have to order before 4pm to enjoy dinner at Villa Maroc. Please don't hesitate to order dinner with your booking to find a good meal on your arrival. See you soon again.

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Reviewed 22 May 2013

Our suite, with sea view, was excellent. Sumptuous breakfast on the roof terrace was an the best start to the day. Dinner in on of the cosy salons, with an excellent bottle of wine was really nice. The staff were friendly, smiling and helpful. Can't wait to go back!

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VillaMaroc, Owner at Villa Maroc, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2013

Thank you - from paradise.

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Reviewed 20 May 2013

Staying at the Villa Maroc is a real pleasure : the atmosphere is very quiet, peaceful and in the same time elegant, authentic.
Having diner in one of the small salons in front of the fireplace with music and candles is just a pure moment of happynness and make you feel at home.
People working there are very nice and professional. The aperitif or the breakfast on the roof terrace is wonderful as well.
We stayed 2 nights as well in ''the gardens of Villa Maroc". It was nice moment to relax and swim
This is the place when you need to make a break and full yourself with positive energy.
We will comeback. Florence and Laurent

  • Stayed: May 2013, travelled as a couple
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VillaMaroc, Propriétaire at Villa Maroc, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2013

Thank you. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon again at Villa Maroc or in our country house "Les jardins de Villa Maroc".

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Additional Information about Villa Maroc

Address: 10, rue Abdellah Ben Yassine, Essaouira, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Essaouira
#10 Romantic Hotel in Essaouira
#15 Family Hotel in Essaouira
Price Range: £117 - £244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Maroc 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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 
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Maroc Hotel Essaouira

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