Our family (me, my wife, two daughters 14 and 20, and father -in-law 86) had a lovely week in Essaouira staying in this riad. The roof terrace can be used for relaxing or sunbathing. Friendly staff, a little French goes a long way. The breakfast is simple (bread, pancakes, olives, tomatoes, eggs) but there is a toaster and it was just what we wanted. It is located right in the medina and not far from the port or beach. Just ask at reception if you want to hire bikes.
We had a fantastic week staying in this beautiful Riad. There are great views from the roof terrace, where a fantastic breakfast is served every day. Our room was extremely clean with a large and very comfortable bed. Staff at the Riad were very helpful, although not a lot of English is spoken by the staff, we got by without too much trouble with our basic French and their eagerness to please! Would definitely stay here again.
Beautiful, stylish and artistic guest house. Staff were helpful but not intrusive.
Property is tranquil but there is a lot of noise late in the evening from shouting in the surrounding streets. Nothing some good earplugs couldn't deal with!
Very central location.
Onyx room was lovely and more spacious than the others.
Helpful staff on hand to make your stay enjoyable, can also put you in touch with a lovely place to take a hammam. Room was comfy. I was hoping for a bigger window to make the most of the sea view but all in all it was great.
Stu from London
The Dar Al Bahar is a cosy and friendly guest house in the Old City of Essaouira, Morocco . Ideally located and boasting a …More
What a wonderful Raid ! Welcomed warmly into this homely but private space where all our needs were met.Room was cultural, clean and very comfortable very good value for money.Lovely roof terrace, good food , great local information and would definatley go back.
The Riad Al Zahia is very well located inside la Medina, next to the main square, streets, shops, souks and restaurants. The …More
We booked one of the suites for 2 nights. The hotel is very charming and tranquil and you feel the staff doing their best to make you feel like you are at home. It was my first experience in a riad and i was overwhelmed. Definitely coming back again.
Stayed April 2014
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