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Riad Bab Essaouira

Traveller (52)
Pool & Beach (15)
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chill out”(4 reviews)
“great base”(2 reviews)
“one night stay”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Pets Allowed
Rooftop Terrace
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewschill outgreat baseone night staysitting areagreat roof terracecomfortable stayfree wifigreat place to stayevery morningwould definitely stay here againmint teacrepestagineprivacyalleybedroomriad
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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

This place is super chilled and had some of the friendliest staff I've encountered in a riad. The views are beautiful from the terraces and the location in the medina is fantastic (I like that it's down a proper alley, but it's not scary at...More

Thank Gareth L
Response from RiadDarNajat, Owner at Riad Bab EssaouiraResponded 23 January 2017

Many thanks indeed Dear Friend for your lovely post here on Trip Advisor which is essential for your new friends of the Riad Bab Essaouira.We are really wishing having the chance to see you back and do not hesotate recommending the Riad around and we...More

Reviewed 4 December 2016

Cheap and cheerful probably best describes Riad Bab, don't think I'd stay there again. Staff were lovely, breakfast basic Moroccan, rooms clean but beds incredibly hard! We had two rooms over the four nights and obviously all the rooms have the same mattresses. Good wifi...More

Thank asby
Response from RiadDarNajat, Owner at Riad Bab EssaouiraResponded 9 December 2016

Hi there. thanks regarding the comment about the staff and the riad itself. First regarding the mattress dear friends.. they are first quality but firm.. right indeed. 87% of the world tourists prefer firm than the opposite,and we cannot have 2 different comfort by room.....More

Reviewed 21 November 2016

Khadijah was very friendly. She helped and directed us to the riad upon our arrival to Essaouira medina. She made us some mint tea once we've settled our luggage in the room. The riad had beautiful interior, comfy beds, very clean bathroom and a beautiful...More

Thank AinTaza
Response from RiadDarNajat, Owner at Riad Bab EssaouiraResponded 22 November 2016

Many thanks indeed to our new friend and guest for her lovely post.Be sure that we will be glad indeed having the chance to see you back and maybe too in our other Riad in Marrakech, Riad Dar Najat you might like a lot too....More

Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We read many good reviews so we had high expectations. We have never provided a bad review in the past. In fact, every other night (13) in Morocco has been amazing. The room was nice, it is in a good location and we received a...More

Thank Lindsay H
Response from RiadDarNajat, Owner at Riad Bab EssaouiraResponded 6 November 2016

Both I and all my staff care passionately about guest satisfaction, so we were very saddened to learn that your stay was not enjoyable. It is of course a quite simple riad and is priced accordingly, but the great majority of our guests do give...More

Reviewed 14 June 2016

Having visited Essaouira last summer we wanted to return for the annual Gnaoua music festival, and of course we wouldn't consider staying anywhere else! The clean, tastefully decorated rooms have all you need for a comfortable stay; the plentiful breakfast sets you up for a...More

Thank Catwars
Response from RiadDarNajat, Owner at Riad Bab EssaouiraResponded 15 June 2016

It is always a huge pleasure having the chance to have our friends coming baack to both houses ,Riad Dar Najat in Marrakech and Riad Bab Essaouira on the Atlantic Coast and for sure , considere both riads as your family houses in Morocco my...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
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Breakfast included
Room Service
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US$49 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$49 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Ask for a room on the 1st or 2nd floor."
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"Try getting the rooms on the upper floors, its a lot quiter."
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"in summer rooftop room, in cold month better the rooms downstairs"
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