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“A Little Tired”
3 of 5 bubbles Review of Hotel des Iles

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Hotel des Iles
Ranked #54 of 74 Hotels in Essaouira
Swansea, United Kingdom
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“A Little Tired”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2005

I'd guess the Hotel des Iles was built in the early 1960s, when it would have been state-of-the-art. It was still OK, but could do with a touch of the 21st century. The location is good, just outside the old town and right by the beach. Our room was cottage-style in the garden, pleasant, if a little old-fashioned, with a verandah to sit out on.

The food was not that good by general Moroccan standards, and I wouldn't bother to eat an evening meal here again, though the breakfast was OK.

On our second night in Essaouira we stayed in a Riad hotel in the old town which I'm not going to name as I want to keep it secret so I stand a chance of getting a room next time I go! The whole experience there was far more authentically Moroccan.

  • Stayed December 2003
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Additional Information about Hotel des Iles

Property: Hotel des Iles
Address: Blvd Mohammed V | Boulevard Mohammed V, ESSAOUIRA 44000, Maroc, Essaouira 40000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#12 Luxury Hotel in Essaouira
#14 Spa Hotel in Essaouira
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel des Iles 4*
Number of rooms: 63
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