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Villa de l'O

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Cambs
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This lovely property is slightly different to most others in the Medina as the decor is more colonial than typically Morrocan. There are beautiful photographs and cinematic lamps and art all around and I imagine at a busier time of year its a great place to relax and socialise. Its easy to find, the staff are lovely and the rooms...

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Dublin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband & I stayed here in late December 2016. We were on honeymoon, and had informed the sales manager Ilham of this by email. We arrived late at night, and were shown to our room L'Octane, which smelt very strongly of damp & mustiness mixed with cleaning products. The room was freezing, and the bedsheets were cold & damp....

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Farnham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was probably a 5 star luxury hotel at some stage but its now looking a little tired in places and needing some care and attention. It is still wonderfully quirky with interesting decor and great furniture in the rooms. The roof terrace has a lovely view but seemed a little unclean. In particular the kitchen equipment on the terrace...

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This beautiful old riad isn't making the most of itself. The first things to note are that there is no lift, it is dry and the wifi is very "iffy" in case you need to work. Our first room was L'Orient. This is quite unsuitable for the slightly elderly as the comfortable bed is up 2 steps with narrow access...

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Excellent position, nearby the entrance of the medina, with taxi only a few distance, quiete but so close to the median. The room so big and fascinating, fine terrace where to have breakfast. The staff is very kind.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Online this place looked amazing. And the rooms really do live up to the description along with the roof terrace. However it feels like its lacking in a bit of heart. There is no cohesive bar area and they have the room and the design aesthetic to develop that and make it feel much more inviting from bottom lobby up....

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Vernon Hills, Illinois
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I absolutely loved this place. It was like going back in time to the early 30s maybe and then have it decorated by Restoration Hardware. The rooms were beautifully appointed as was the rest of the hotel. Lovely little breakfast room and excellent food. The staff was lovely. Wish we could have stayed here and in this sweet town longer.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We are in the prestige suite with sea view. Surely the best room, ask for Opium suite. Big rooms, huge bathroom with comfy bath with view of the ocean. The view is straight down the beach and lovely at sunrise. High enough up to not bother with road noise but the seagulls take care of that. The seafront is being...

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Orinda, California, United States
Reviewed 6 July 2016

This hotel is well situated, where the ocean meets the Medina. The breeze is very nice, and view from the roof pleasant. The staff is very accommodating, helpful and pleasant. The lobby is lovely and comfortable. We were welcomed in the lobby on our arrival with very good cookies and sweet mint tea. The included breakfast is served on the...

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Orebro, Sweden
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

In this riad, all rooms are differently decorated in a romantic adventureish fashion. Some have windows to the outside and some have them towards the atrium in the middle of the buliding. The atrium is covered with a glass cieling, which makes it possible to sit and relax outside your room even on widy days (this town is on the...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Spa
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sheltered by the Medina walls, Villa de l'O is located at few meters from the beach, the souks, and at the doors of the Essaouira golf court. Eighteenth-century riad, the architectural spirit of Villa de l'O is given by the subtle alchemy between stone, sculpted wood, and the quivering of the beautifully made fabrics. Refined, the modern decoration of the house combines the oriental and colonial spirit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa de l'O

Address: 3 rue Mohamed Ben Messaoud, Essaouira 44100, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: RM492 - RM812 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa de l'O 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Ask for outside windows.”
 of 5 bubbles Chryssie52, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our room had only curtain between bed and bathroom - might not suit everyone.”
 of 5 bubbles traceycc_12, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms have only courtyard windows, You might prefer an outside window, particularly one on the Ocean side which provides a nice breeze”
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“All are amazing”
 of 5 bubbles BewilderedInMorocco, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“Sea view suite well worth it”
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