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Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

This hostel has been great fun for us. All the people working there were very welcoming, friendly and helpful! The rooms are always very clean and cosy as there were the bathrooms. In the evening you could sit down with the people or have your own privacy, since it's not overcrowded there. The surfing lessons were very good aswell and... More 

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Marseille, France
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 September 2015

My parents had stayed in Essaouira before but at Sofitel, and given that our budget was much smaller, we (me and my grlfriend) looked for a hostel. I don't think we could have found a better one in Essaouira: new and spotless bed, friendly, helpful and hassle free staff (thanks to Hasna, Freya and Yousseff!), good location and relaxed atmosphere.

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Thank Christoph D
Agadir, Morocco
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

Welcoming, friendly staff thank you Hasna .Located near the ocean in beautiful Essaouira, they can arrange trips for surf or kitsurf .. the nice village next to essaouira great way to meet other travellers and have a relaxing time! Actually one of the best hostels that I have ever stayed in.

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Thank Happy B
Berlin
1 review
Reviewed 30 August 2015

what should we say, have been there a lot. but the hostel is great. best service, veneery clean, nice cute rooms. and aicha is definitely the best. and hasna and everyone else working there. breakfast everyday. and you always get help when you need something. see u again soon u crazy people

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

My recent stay at Surf and Chill has been exceptional. The staff (Youssef, Hasna and Amin) are really friendly, helpful and nice. It was the highlight of my last trip. It's got everything you need if you're looking to relax and catch some waves

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Thank AKooj
Kampala, Uganda
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Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Surf and Chill indeed merits it's name. The hostel has the comfiest beds I slept on throughout my travels in Morocco. They have a lovely terrace to chill on and the location is fantastic - very central in the medina. They have the friendliest staff and Hasna, the receptionist, is the nicest person who will give you great tips on... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 August 2015

You will receive a fantastic warm welcome. Hasna came out to meet us at our taxi and show us where it was, which was really lovely. Free WIFI, kitchen facilities. You can keep food in the fridge which keeps your travel costs down. Tea and coffee available. Beds very comfortable. Good sleep quality - nice friendly atmosphere, but people settle... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 8 May 2015

Great location, extremely friendly staff, very charming hostel, delicious food, very comfortable stay. Aicha takes good care of you and serves you the best food. Really really cheap I definitely recommend it

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

We really can't recommend Surf and Chill highly enough - it's clean, comfortable and in a great location with delicious breakfasts, hot showers and comfy beds. Most importantly all the staff are fantastic. They couldn't have been more helpful and friendly. On our three night visit to Essaouira they helped us organise a surf lesson, cooking course, yoga session and... More 

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Mainz, Germany
1 review
Reviewed 20 March 2015

Everyone in the hostel is good at heart and warmly welcoming. We went surfing and have been taken to good spots around essaouira, moroccan food inclusive (best berbere omelette ever). The surfing instructor Youssef is really good, bringing you to the next level - if beginner, intermediate oder advanced. Simmo will organise the trips and everything you need for a... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surf and Chill Hostel offers clean, comfortable accommodation in the medina of Essaouira. Free wifi, healthy breakfast and bath towels provided for all guests. Surf trips, lessons, equipment hire and guiding available as well as evening yoga sessions. Fantastic staff available to advise on surf conditions and where to find the best breaks. Free tea and coffee making facilities as well as hairdryers available on request. Roof terrace with stunning views over Essaouira. Surf and Chill Hostel is located just a short walk from the beach and many of Essaouira's best cafes, restaurants and bars. It is the perfect place to surf or just Chill! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surf & Chill Hostel

Address: 16 Rue Algerie (Bab Marrakech), Old Medina, Essaouira 44000, Morocco (Formerly Surf & Chill Camp)
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: $13 - $31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“best hostel for surfing in Essaouira.”
 of 5 bubbles yvettep168, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The closer you are to the ground floor/ lounge, the better the wifi signal is.”
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 of 5 bubbles Tily_Travels, 13 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The private room by the terrace is the nicest”
 of 5 bubbles feardoire, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Top floor off the terrace has the best bathroom!”
 of 5 bubbles amyt799, 3 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on the second floor are quieter because the communal area is downstairs right in front of the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Whereissanne, 20 May 2014 | Read review
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