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Riad Dar L'Oussia

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We went about 5 times during our 2 week holiday because it is so amazing 😀the food is delicious. I can honestly say the steak was the best steak I had ever eaten 🍲🍸 the waiters are lovely and friendly they got to know you when we kept coming back ☺ and the atmosphere is warm and welcoming 😁 I... More 

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

We spent 4 nights in this lovely riad. Ours was a very adequate de luxe room, but some of the suites were beautiful - worth upgrading. The riad is on 4 levels with no lift, so not suitable for people who have mobility difficulties. Weather permitting breakfast is taken on rooftop, which is very nicely presented with some comfy sunbeds... More 

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Chorley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We loved staying in this Riad. Great restaurant and very helpful staff. Perfectly placed in the medina and the rooms are lovely. Breakfast was a little boring. Fruit not fresh and always the same. Every day ! That's my only criticism really.

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Reviewed 13 October 2016

This was a lovely place to stay but you should know it does not have air conditioning. Nights cool off but it can be warm in the day time. rooms are situated on 3 floors and the stairs are steep. Noise carries but the Riad is in a fabulous location.

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Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

Through Bab (Gate) Sbaa. First left (menu boards at the end of the street). We stayed in a similar Riad in Marrakech during our visit to Morocco, but only had dinner here. If I return to Essouira I would definitely look this one up. It is just lovely. We were delighted with our choice for dinner. Wonderful food! Excellent Service... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Absolutely beautiful hotel; we had the most wonderful larger than king size bed with canopy it was so lovely. The room was excellent the bathroom amazing; beautifully decorated and quiet and serene. Staff were amazing and so helpful and nice and spoke good english. I can't remember the young ladies name on reception but she was wonderful and so so... More 

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Banbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

This was a very nice place to have dinner, once again bring a torch to read the Menu. Rather empty when we were there. Good food, fish very good my Tagine lacked depth of flavour. Amazing photograph hangings by Serge Anton. Wifi not working often so could not pay by card had to go back next day to pay in... More 

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Reviewed 7 September 2016

Firstly know what a Riad is; central courtyard, all rooms open into it. Some rooms here have outside windows but not all, and if yours doesn’t there is no natural light and absolutely no ventilation without leaving the shutters and windows open for all to see in. There is no lift. Lack of in-room fresh air and appalling wifi are... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

The staff were so nice and welcoming, and the hotel rooms were really neat and looked lovely!! The bathroom was really big with a walk in shower and large bath!! The room was nicely decorated and really close to the centre of Essaouira!! The breakfasts were also really lovely on the open top , top of the building!!

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Island of Gozo, Malta
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

We were fortunate enough to have come across the restaurant almost by accident within the Riad. We booked to visit the following day and being a group of 9 persons, were welcomed like royalty. The service was impeccable and the food even better. I would highly recommend this restaurant for anyone visiting Essaouira.

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Additional Information about Riad Dar L'Oussia

Address: 04 Rue Mohamed Ben Messaoud - Bab Sbaa | Medina, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: $98 - $2,200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Riad Dar L'Oussia 5*
Number of rooms: 23
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#5 Luxury Hotel in Essaouira
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“Be aware of 4 flights of stairs. Breakfast can be taken on ground floor for those unable to make it to the roof terrace.”
 of 5 bubbles chrisandclive, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“look at the room before you pay for it; check bed and bathroom; all should be fresh and nice.”
 of 5 bubbles 882lisacarmel, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are lovely, I stayed on the first floor and it was lovely!!”
 of 5 bubbles maddiegibbs, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Bescolas, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“Get a "comfort room or a junior suite”
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