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Villa Gonatouki

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A wonderful and peaceful place with a sea view, Gonatouki is located at roughly 10km from the beach.With its 10 bedrooms and suites you will be enchanted by the villa, its architecture and its 2 swimming pools (one with a kids' pool).A place you will never forget!!!
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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Essaouira Airport12 km
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All reviews his team the owner huge terrace family home rocky road amazing house minute drive special place tagine other guests peaceful retreat off the beaten track wonderful hospitality heated pool hired a car longer stay fantastic stay
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed three days at Bruno‘s house and our only regret was thatcher wished to have stayed longer. Bruno and his staff are amazing hosts, the house is a blast! Don’t miss out to stay there when in Morocco!More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Bruno E, Propriétaire at Villa GonatoukiResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much Katrin for this very kind review. It was a wonderful pleasure to welcome you with Martin. We love people who appreciate the house and the atmosphere as you did during these 3 days. The team continue to speak about you! Your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just spent 3 nights with eldest son and closest friend experiencing Bruno’s warm hospitality and beautiful villa he built 5 years ago. Comfortable large rooms with shared large terrace affording great views of sunrise, sunset and starry nights. Bruno’s staff is first rate and they...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Bruno E, Propriétaire at Villa GonatoukiResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks a lot M. for this wonderful review. It was great to meet you with your son and friend. I never went to US but meeting people like you pushes me to go. Yes we have a wonderful sky and during the night we see...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

It was wonderful! The whole team is awesome! :-) The villa is a perfect spot for relaxing. The dishes were very delicious and probably the best food we ate in morocco. thank you very much, it was a perfect stay! :-)More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Bruno E, Propriétaire at Villa GonatoukiResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you very much for your "perfect" review. I am sorry because I don't know what guests you are so I cannot personalize this answer. Could you send me an email to tell me? In any case thank you to have appreciated our team. For...More

Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Traveling in Morocco can be stressful if it’s your first time in a Muslim country, you are not used to the harassment in the Medinas, don’t understand the language and can’t understand how or why people keep the streets so dirty, don’t respect your personal...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Bruno E, Propriétaire at Villa GonatoukiResponded 21 September 2018

Thank you very much Sonia for your review. Morocco is a fantastic country with wonderful people. And you are right it's still dirty and stressfull, when you are not used. But it improves and we have to continue to improve and educate. I will meet...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018

The photos say everything about this palatial home and pools,apart from Bruno the charming knowledgeable and very funny owner and the superb food and wine.We chose one of the magnificent rooms with a very private terrace the size of a tennis court!Wow! We will return!Soon!...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from Bruno E, Propriétaire at Villa GonatoukiResponded 15 September 2018

Thank you very much Patrick for your very kind review. It was a great pleasure for us to wecome you Vanessa and you to Gonatouki. You are right, there is a special atmosphere here and you were completly in, always positive and joking. It was...More

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16 March 2018|
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Response from Bruno E | Property representative |
Hello In Essaouira, even you stay in the medina, it's better to rent a car because 20 kms around Essaouira it's very beautiful and nice to go (North, South and east). From the Villa, to go go to Essaouira you can take a... More
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19 January 2018|
Response from Bruno E | Property representative |
Hello Nav We'll be happy to accommodate you in end of March/beginning of April. The weather is nice at this period. You can Watch statistics on windguru. We are 15 minutes far from the beach by car (Essaouira and Sidi Kaoki... More
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12 October 2017|
Response from Bruno E | Property representative |
Hello, The swimming pools are very nice and heated. That's why we keep them for our guests, so they can take full advantage of them. You can go to Dar Baoussala, L'Arganeraie, Le Jardin des Douars. You can eat there and stay... More
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"The smaller rooms on the bottom level have a lower than usual ceiling but our kids enjoyed that."
19 Aug. 2018
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"An upstairs room at the back provides a view across to the sea."
30 Mar. 2018
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"Go for one of the superior rooms or suites for a great view!"
29 Mar. 2018
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"Ask Bruno, they are all unique :-)"
27 Mar. 2018
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USD 80 - USD 162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
MoroccoMarrakech-Tensift-El Haouz RegionEssaouiraGhazoua
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