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Splendid Mansion Essaouira Center Medina 1

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Essaouira, Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region
In a private Riad, Dar Jacob, DALILA, Bed room (20m2) opens both on a large corridor leading to the patio at the first floor and a quite street. Double large bed 160.Quilt. Communicating bathroom with walk-in shower and toilet. High ceilings (3.60 m).
Old house restructuring in 50s, the riad has recently repaired during two years. Dar Jacob is built around a bright patio with a sky roof. At the ground floor: two lounges, two fire places, Large kichen. The terrace (100 m2) is at third floor. Little kitchen, lunch corner and day beds. Little hammam. From the solarium (4th level) you can admire the medina. at 360°
Decoration mixes vintage furnitures from the 60s and 70s , modern paintings, personnal objects from every where and every time with traditional handicrafts and architectural elements.
Ilyas and/or Sylvain are at your dispo...
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About the Owner, SYLVAIN B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 60 %
Response Time: Within a day
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 2 reviews
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Wilm T
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

We stayed for 8 nights at this privately owned Riad.
We stayed here 8 nights having thr smaller of the two rooms available.

- clean and good standard
- well selected furnishing
- centered in old medina
- can use kitchen if you like
- house keeper can cook for you
- nice roof balcony
- authentic neihgborhood
- big comfortable beds

- no door in bathroom :)
- breakfast gets a bit monoton after 3 days
- house is badly soundproof, if guests in the other room or housekeeper has visitors you do not feel private even if you want to
- visitors come during the day and have even key for the house
- house keeper will tell you, when she think you are coming to late at night, so we felt a bit nannyied.

Overall we liked the riad. The housekeeper who is living there, speaks french and arabic, which was definitely a disadvantage for us in regards of feeling more comfortable having her around all the time. We...

Management response:

We have been very happy to receive Will and we recommmend him. We are a little surprised about our "monoton" breakfast which is composed of coffee or tea at pleasure,...


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Lyon, France
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014
Google Translation

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Sauna
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
Smoking allowed
Pets allowed
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About the neighbourhood
Dar Jacob is located in a quiet little street opening on one of the most colorful streets of the medina. The souks are at three minutes, restaurants and cafes abound in this area. Many hammams and spas nearby. You can also order massages.<BR>The beach with its restaurants and camels are only ten minutes walk. You can easily get from one point to another of the city in a small taxi (single rate: 7dirhams). The golf course is at 10km.<BR><BR>We: Ilyas and/or I are on place to prepare breakfast , care on our guests, give them our " good" addresses and so and so.<BR>Beach at 10 minutes by feet. <BR>bus station supra tour at 5minutes<BR>local bus station at 5 minutes<BR>local taxis station at 5 minutes<BR>parking at 5 minutes<BR&gt... more
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Essaouira Mogador: 15.0 km
Railway: Marrakech: 180.0 km
By Bus from Marrakech , Agadir etc. (differents companies: CTM, Supratour)<BR>By private taxi or collective one.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 16.0 km.
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