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Atlantic Hostel

Derb Lebbana, 34, Essaouira 65400, Morocco
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  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 1 week ago
Best rooftop terrace !
Great hostel with a very relaxed vibe. Amazing rooftop terrace... more
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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hostel with a very relaxed vibe. Amazing rooftop terrace with a great view over Essaouira and the sea. It's perfectly located, close to the main market street and also close to the beach. Dorm rooms are small, but get cleaned daily. Breakfast is great! Served for 20 dirhams on the terrace with coffee, omlette, bread, yoghurt and a banana!...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What is there to say about the Atlantic Hostel in Essaouira? Plenty. But let's cover the basics first. The hostel is firmly in the category 'shabby chic'. The building is old, circa 1700's, but in generally good repair. Many of the old features have even been highlighted in a somewhat eclectic style (you'll see what I mean when you get...

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Thank Marshall D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hostel with nice and chilled atmosphere. It's located in old Medina, so it's a perfect location. You have to try the dinner. It was the best food we had in Morocco. And the surfing classes are great!

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Thank Anna S
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Went to the Atlantic hostel from a recommendation from a friend in Marrakech. When we got there, the staff was helpful and friendly. However, the building is under average to bad condition, especially with the pile of rubbish and left over mattresses in the corner on the terrace. We left after one night and rented a whole flat just outside...

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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 17 December 2016

This place is absolutely amazing and the source of most of my best memories of Morocco. The staff is outstanding and genuinely cares about you. The vibe is chill and dinner is excellent. Drum parties almost every night. But if you are picky about your comfort levels, you might have a tough time. You have to go next door for...

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Koh Tao, Thailand
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

It is the staff that makes this hostel so lovely. Sure it is Seth in a lovely 4/5 storie riad in the centre of essaouaria, with a prime rooftop overlooking the city, but the staff. Cous cous in particular, are awesome... Not only does he cook up an awesome feast for you, but he will even make sure you've got...

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Thank Joey R
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We had a couple of days in Essaouira and stayed in Atlantic hostel. Host (Yaseem I think) was just great. Like the rest of the team. I really liked Fatiha. Hostel has beautiful interior were you can hang out. Terrace is just great, with amazing view. Breakfast and dinner are exceptional. Like all the food in Morocco. Well I hope...

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Thank kristijan108
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Wow. What a great experience I had staying here. Got recommended it from another traveller I met, abd it lived up to all the hype. Couscous, the chef, cooks the most amazing food every night for all the guests to have a big feast together. He also helped me organise my Sahara desert safari and accomodated everything else I needed....

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Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Essaouria and Atlantic were a breath of fresh air after Marrakech. The staff were extremely friendly, the hostel was relatively quiet at night and they served a breakfast beyond just bread and jam. Wi-fi isn't great and seemed to cut out a lot. They have a beautiful terrace where you can hang out. Overall, a pleasant stay.

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Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

The tittle is a quote from the manager of the hostel, so if you wanna stay in a place that don't see people, but cash and try to squeeze evry last dhiram out of you, your welcome to stay there. Often nice guest there though.

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Additional Information about Atlantic Hostel

Address: Derb Lebbana, 34, Essaouira 65400, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: $15 - $52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“dont even go there!!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles rh659, 12 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Best to avoid the first floor because of the noise from downstairs music sessions.”
 of 5 bubbles LifeisaCamino, 22 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The bar on the roof terrace is fab, just don't get into drinking games with Aussies!”
 of 5 bubbles janemermaid, 20 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Best rooms are the 14 bed dorms on 1st and 2nd floors”
 of 5 bubbles Jtstenson, 21 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Just ask, they are very accommodating. If they can help, they will.”
 of 5 bubbles neilianc, 7 Sep 2015 | Read review
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