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Dar Beida in Essaouira w/ 4 bedrooms

97 reviews
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4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
An organic modern living space has been moulded around ancient sandstone columns and thuya wood ceilings and then a mix of eclectic colorful lighting and furnishings has been added, mainly from the 1960's era. The house sleeps eight and special attention has been made to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Each client is given a pair of babouche [Moroccan slippers] to use in the house and to take home with them. Local Argan soap, towels and bathrobes are also provided. The house is built around a central courtyard and comprimises 4 storeys. On the ground level there is a library connecting to a chill out room with fire place. Out in the courtyard is a fountain and rest area. On the 1st floor there is an open plan fully equipped kitchen/diner at one end, a living space with stereo in...An organic modern living space has been moulded around ancient sandstone columns and thuya wood ceilings and then a mix of eclectic colorful lighting and furnishings has been added, mainly from the 1960's era. The house sleeps eight and special attention has been made to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Each client is given a pair of babouche [Moroccan slippers] to use in the house and to take home with them. Local Argan soap, towels and bathrobes are also provided. The house is built around a central courtyard and comprimises 4 storeys. On the ground level there is a library connecting to a chill out room with fire place. Out in the courtyard is a fountain and rest area. On the 1st floor there is an open plan fully equipped kitchen/diner at one end, a living space with stereo in the middle and two fire places and a moulded bedroom and shower room towards the back.The 2nd floor has two double bedrooms with pod fire places in each. Inbetween the bedrooms is a curved bathroom with skylight. You walk straight out onto a large terrace which has a very rustic sun shade area with seating, next to this are a couple of sun beds and a hammock.You go up again to a double bedroom with glass fronted doors folding out onto a private terrace with a sink moulded into the wall. There is a seating area up here too.More
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About the Owner
Emma W
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2009
Interaction with guests
Each guest gets a personalised tour of the medina so they can get their bearings and learn about the best places to eat, drink and visit. Our housekeeper Amina is a superb cook and can prepare wonderful food for £12 per head, transport can be organised plus excursions off the beaten track exclusive to us.
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Reviewed 3 June 2019

We had the most amazing week staying in Dar Beida. The house is so beautifully considered and really comfortable. The sun terraces were a favourite for our evening sun-downers and we loved being in the heart of the Medina immersed in the day to day...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank lizg298
Reviewed 28 May 2019

Villa Bar Deiba is probably the most fabulous house I have ever been in.. it is an oasis of peace in the middle of the exotic souk of Essaouira and also, it is almost a museum of art. There is originality and beauty and inspiration...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Margriet777
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Reviewed 3 May 2019

We LOVED our stay at Dar Beida. We LOVED Essaouira and would definitely return. We are a family of 4 (2 children ages 4 & 8)The House was private, very spacious and inviting. The trips organized by Emma and Mo are not to be missed....More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank chloeanne
Reviewed 22 April 2019

Emma's elegantly designed riad in the heart of the medina in Essaouira was a treat to stay in! Just off the busy main street where you can easily find anything you need the riad was in a quieter area of the medina and had so...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank RachelShorty
CastlesEssaouira, VR Owner at Dar Beida in Essaouira w/ 4 bedrooms, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2019

Thank you Rachel, hope you come back one day! Emma.

Reviewed 21 April 2019 via mobile

Great house for our family group right in the middle of the medina. We were well looked after with a great meal in on the first night. Tour of medina and house cleaned every day. Every detail taken care of!

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Curatevents
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
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Does this holiday rental have a library?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Essaouira is the perfect destination for bohemian travellers. With it crescent shaped expanse of sandy beach and bustling medina streets filled with folk art and tribal pieces, those seeking a more laid back Moroccan experience will be captivated by its charm.
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The medina is pedestrianised, getting around on foot or small taxi's to visit the outskirts of the medina.
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