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Riad Zelaka

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Montreal, Canada
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Went there with two of my girls. We were treated like royalty ! Staff was kind, the place is extra clean... And the food was excellent ! To top it off, it was very affordable ! Well located. It was our first Riad but it sure won't be our last. There was this great vibe to it. I recommend it... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 22 February 2016

The property is ideally sited near to the perimeter wall of the medina (old town), so it makes it easy to locate and more convenient when you are making your way to other parts of the town. I understand that the house has recently been purchased by a young couple, Nasser and Sara, who own Explora, a local water sports... More 

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Thank Reid1912
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10 reviews
Reviewed 1 July 2015

A lovely quiet Riad located in the Medina - a fantastic location! Beautifully and simply decorated, both the private rooms/bathrooms and the common areas were pleasant to spend some down time in. Rooms on the street side did raise the issue of street noise, but on the other side the only issue was the active seagull letting us know their... More 

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Thank Bilff
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 March 2015

We stayed here for a couple of nights and absolutely loved it. The staff were friendly and helpful and the rooms were well presented and clean. The bed was comfortable and apart from the noise from the street (which was quite loud but nothing you wouldn't expect from staying in the Medina) we slept very well. Breakfast was nice and... More 

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Thank Lewis P
glasgow
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2014

we stayed here for 10 nights and the second night i was washing up before bed and couldnt stop the tap and started to flood the entire bathroom but once we got it stopped we got put into a bigger and better room and it turned out to be great. the breakfast was Basic but perfect for what we wanted... More 

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Thank aliceband1
Barcelona, Spain
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 21 May 2014

Nicely furnished, clean and quiet place with lovely hosts (not too present) where you can really feel at home! We got the choice between 3 rooms, all authentic and really decorative! Simple breakfast by a lovely lady who can give you great shopping tips :) Just one thing, however they state so, the wifi was not working (temporarily). But anyway... More 

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Thank TCsenge
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 24 February 2014

We found this brilliantly located Riad inside the medina. The rooms were pleasant, breakfast was great and the staff were very helpful. The property was great value and I would recommend it to any travellers staying in the area.

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Thank DavidH0987654321
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 31 August 2013

We stayed in this riad for 5 nights in December 2012 and loved it. Laure, the owner was super helpful and friendly and recommended the best restaurant in town to us. We arrived late at night but Laure walked us to the restaurant to show us through the narrow alleys of Essaouira. The riad has a nice terrace where you... More 

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London
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39 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2013

Nice place to stay, with fab location, good breakfast and clean rooms. Has a computer if you need one and were generally very accommodating. Perhaps a little basic for some people but we felt it was exactly what we were looking for - relatively cheap accommodation in a nice setting.

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Thank SarahE456
oklahoma city
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 17 January 2013

The Riad Zelaka is a perfectly adequate accommodation, but be sure to ask for a room off the street (we did not, and slept little) Non-French speakers will have a difficult time communicating with hotel staff.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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Additional Information about Riad Zelaka

Address: 9 Rue Zelaka, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: $58 - $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Riad Zelaka 2*
Number of rooms: 6
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Hotel Style:
#22 Romantic Hotel in Essaouira
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“If you really need a quiet room consider asking for something that does not look directly onto the street”
 of 5 bubbles 529lewisp, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Assure yourself of getting a room with external window, since you will appreciate more the natural sunlight and the fresh air. There is no noise in the street!”
 of 5 bubbles TCsenge, 21 May 2014 | Read review
“Avoid a room on the street.”
 of 5 bubbles lgtokc, 16 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Get one with a sofa!”
 of 5 bubbles NLR, 28 Dec 2012 | Read review
“Take on the second floor so you are just close the terrace ...”
 of 5 bubbles PatriceR309, 22 Dec 2012 | Read review
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