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Essaouira Youth Hostel & Social Travel
2 out of 5
17 Rue Lahgrissi, Essaouira
The price is CA $11 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
0.35 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (20 reviews)
Very Welcoming!!

"You won't find a friendlier, more welcoming hostel in Essaouira. The staff treats you like family! Quaint, homey, delicous shared meals and a great rooptop terrace awsit you here. Thank you Brahim, Simon and Sufian for such great service. Petfect for the budget traveler looking fo relaxation in a ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 25, 2020

Essaouira Youth Hostel & Social Travel
Essaouira Beach Hostel
2.5 out of 5
N 18 Rue Lalla Hasna, Quartier Des Dunes Dublin, Essaouira
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1.39 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (5 reviews)

"Ostello moderno ed accogliente, tra i ragazzi dello staff c'è un clima rilassato e positivo. Nonostante l'inizio dell'attività sia recente, l'organizzazione è eccezionale Ottima la pulizia delle aree comuni, camere e bagni e buona anche la colazione tipica marocchina! Ideale per chi è di passaggio ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 23, 2019

Essaouira Beach Hostel
Salut Maroc Boutique Hotel
3 out of 5
32 Rue Ibn Rochd, Essaouira
The price is CA $132 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
0.19 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (3 reviews)

"Emplacement et vue sur mer des chambres sont exceptionnels"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 9, 2019

Salut Maroc Boutique Hotel
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Atlas Essaouira & SPA
5 out of 5
Boulevard Mohamed V, Essaouira
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $85 per night from Feb 4 to Feb 5
1.51 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (702 reviews)

"The lobby and generally professional approach of the staff"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 29, 2020

Atlas Essaouira & SPA
Riad l'Ayel d'Essaouira
2.5 out of 5
28 Rue Malek Ben El Morahhal, Essaouira
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $70 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
0.18 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (35 reviews)

"It is an ok place for what you pay. If you are young and want to have a safe and relatively comfortable place to stay this is good, but if you are in your 50s and 60s nd want a more comfortable nicer side of things then this is not the place for you. The location is in Medina so that is good in terms ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 30, 2018

Riad l'Ayel d'Essaouira
Riad Baladin
3 out of 5
Rue Sidi Magdoul 9, Essaouira
The price is CA $63 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
0.15 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (24 reviews)

"This Riad is so adorable at first glance, but our family room was so tiny, there was no room to have 2 standing adults in the room at the same time. There was no chair in the suite either. Breakfast was good, but items they said would be available were not, like fruit salad and eggs."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 8, 2020

Riad Baladin
Riad Inna & Watersports Center
3.5 out of 5
30-36 Rue Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah, Essaouira, Essaouira
Free cancellation
The price is CA $38 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
0.02 km from city centre
3.9/5Good! (18 reviews)

"great location and friendly stuff, the accommodation was lovely decorated and had a great marocaine atmosphere, unfortunately, the rooftop terrace was under construction"…"

Reviewed on May 1, 2019

Riad Inna & Watersports Center
Riad Perle D'eau
4 out of 5
64, rue du Koweït, Essaouira
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0.24 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (96 reviews)

"A very well located hotel in the center of the Medina on the seaside, loved their breakfast and the view from the roof top terrace where the breakfast was served. Rooms are nicely decorated and well equipped. Also the service was mostly super friendly and staff helpful. However, we had ordered a ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 12, 2020

Riad Perle D'eau
Villa Gonatouki
3 out of 5
Tagaydrt - Douar El Ghazoua, Essaouira
The price is CA $115 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
7.63 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (108 reviews)

"Extremely friendly and accommodating. Bruno offered us to check out anytime we want and arranged a fishing trip on the spot with his caretaker Mostafa. The road is dirt road for 2 Km otherwise excellent experience"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 26, 2019

Villa Gonatouki
Dar L'Oussia
4 out of 5
04 Rue Mohammed Ben Messaoud Bab Sbaa, Essaouira, Marrakech-Safi
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The price is CA $96 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
0.29 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)

"The property location just inside the city walls near the beach and port is perfect- with views from the rooftop terrace. The staff were excellent, helpful and friendly from reception through to the restaurant and terrace. We lived eating breakfast on the rooftop terrace and the cosy atmosphere of ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 2, 2020

Dar L'Oussia
Palais des Remparts
5 out of 5
18 Rue Ibn Rochd Medina, Essaouira
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0.2 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (47 reviews)
marvelous view

"Worth a stay for the view from the terrace. Otherwise. Accomodation just simple.doesn t deserve all its stars!il could have been better if the way it has been built, painted...was in better condition. As for the breakfast, very simple.."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 22, 2019

Palais des Remparts
Riad Mimouna
4 out of 5
62, Rue D'Oujda, Essaouira
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0.14 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (180 reviews)

"Very helpful, kind staff. Spectacular views from restaurant and rooftop terrace. We had a ocean view "mini-suite". That made it a special treat to have the view, and crashing waves right out of the window. The rooms have limited outlets, and lighting, but that is not a major inconvenience."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 16, 2020

Riad Mimouna
Hotel Coté Océan Mogador
3.5 out of 5
18 boulvard mohammed 5 essaouira, Essaouira, marrakech safi
The price is CA $90 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
0.55 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (53 reviews)
Worst hotel stay

"We are very disappointed with our stay at this hotel, before I booked we read the reviews online but all were from before covid 19 and also called to the hotel, booked one-night just to try it first at all..the phone number that was online according to the hotel manager is not an accurate number, ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 21, 2020

Hotel Coté Océan Mogador
Madada Mogador
3.5 out of 5
5 rue Youssef Elfassi, Essaouira
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $117 per night from Jan 23 to Jan 24
0.27 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (49 reviews)

"Great hotel with view of the water. Definitely stop by the"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 23, 2020

Madada Mogador
Riad Sidi Magdoul
2 out of 5
21 Rue Sidi Abdesmih, Essaouira
The price is CA $24 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
0.11 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (85 reviews)
Amazing location in clean Riad with lovely staff

"Very friendly and helpful staff who speak good English. The room was very clean. Its an amazing location; very central."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 8, 2019

Riad Sidi Magdoul
Hotel Riad Villa Maroc
3 out of 5
10 Rue Abdellah Ben Yassine, Essaouira
The price is CA $193 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
0.22 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (72 reviews)

"Gorgeous, old fashioned charm, fabulous location and wonderful staff!"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 28, 2019

Hotel Riad Villa Maroc
Villa Océane
4 out of 5
Douar Lamssassa Lairaiche, Essaouira
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2.46 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (15 reviews)
By far the worse villa iv stayed in.

"We were expecting a nice place by judging at the pictures. Butwhen we got there it was completely opposite. The pool was dirty with insects and very cold, no guests bothered going into the pool due to its condition. The rooms very in poor shape, the wall sockets kept coming off when you unplug something. ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 1, 2020

Villa Océane
Dar Darkom a homy style accomodation
Essaouira, Marrakech-Safi
The price is CA $107 per night from Jan 22 to Jan 23
0.12 km from city centre
Dar Darkom a homy style accomodation
Riad Al Madina
3.5 out of 5
9 Rue Attarine, Essaouira
The price is CA $67 per night from Jan 26 to Jan 27
0.09 km from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (91 reviews)
Great location in the Heart of Essaouira.

"The Riad Al Madina is a great Moroccan hotel in the heart of a truly amazing place. From stepping out of the front door you are in the narrow paved streets of the Madina. This is the Third time I have stayed here and would return again."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 9, 2017

Riad Al Madina
Riad Raoud Rayhan
4 out of 5
24 Rue Laalouj, Essaouira
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0.18 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (83 reviews)

"Good shower water. Room is very tiny. Very clean. Good breakfast. Good location."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 5, 2020

Riad Raoud Rayhan
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Essaouira Hotel Guide

Hotel and apartment options are in generous supply in Essaouira. Our accommodation section has 92 accommodation options within a 0.1-kilometre (0.06-mile) radius of Essaouira's center.

The Heure Bleue Palais and Hotel Riad Villa Maroc are some of the most central hotels in Essaouira.

If you have a budget to stick to and are simply hoping to find cheaper Essaouira hotels, our hotel database has economy lodgings available in the vicinity. 0.4 kilometres (0.2 miles) away from Essaouira's heart is the Dar Dayana. The Riad Asmitou is just 0.4 kilometres (0.3 miles) away. The Dar al Bahar and the Riad Al Madina are some other lower-cost accommodations that are worth checking out.

5 kilometres (3 miles) from the center of Essaouira, is the Sofitel Essaouira Mogador Golf & Spa. The Le Jardin Des Douars can be found 9 kilometres (6 miles) away. The Les Jardins de Villa Maroc and the Le Medina Essaouira Sea & Spa - MGallery by Sofitel are some other Expedia-listed hotels around Essaouira.

Why don't you take the time to visit the many delights to be found in Marrakesh-Tensift-El Haouz while you are here? Visit Marrakesh-Tensift-El Haouz's castles and old towns. Those who appreciate wide open spaces should also make the time to admire its beaches and foothills. Travelers in this section of Morocco often enjoy shore fishing, sunbathing and city walking tours.

Sidi Kaouki is situated 19 kilometres (12 miles) to the east of Essaouira. Here, you can visit the Ounara Campsite. Ounara features a selection of great places to spend the night. If you have plenty of time, consider visiting Sidi Kaouki, where you can spend a little time at the Sidi Kaouki Beach. Sidi Kaouki is found 17 kilometres (11 miles) to the south of Essaouira. The Auberge du Marabout and Dar Maris are comfortable places to stay in Sidi Kaouki.

Mogador Airport is located 15 kilometres (9 miles) away from Essaouira. If you wish to stay close by, can easily book a room at the Casa Naima or Riad Titima.

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Essaouira?
Riad Chbanate is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4-star riad offers a full-service spa and free breakfast. It is located a short 13-minute walk from Essaouira Beach. Other top choices based on traveler reviews include Villa Quieta and Ryad Watier.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Essaouira, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel bookings are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view top deals in Essaouira.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Essaouira?
Based on reviews, Villa Quieta is a popular hotel for our travelers who want a more economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Riad Inna & Watersports Center and Essaouira Youth Hostel & Social Travel.
What's the best hotel for a family vacation in Essaouira?
Atlas Essaouira & SPA is a top 5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a private beach and an outdoor pool. Other good choices for your kid-friendly vacation include Riad Raoud Rayhan and Villa Quieta.
What's the best accommodation for a couple going to Essaouira?
Dar Rahaothello is a favorite 3-star B&B for couples, and features premium bedding and fireplaces. Other good choices for a stay with your sweetheart include Les Terrasses d’Essaouira and Casa Lila & Spa.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Essaouira?
Dar Loulema is a top guesthouse for people traveling with their pets, and offers a rooftop terrace and concierge services for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet include Riad Al Khansaa and Hotel Sahara.
What are some accommodations with pools in Essaouira?
Villa Quieta is a popular 4-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, free breakfast, and free WiFi. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include Atlas Essaouira & SPA and Le Medina Essaouira Hotel Thalassa sea & spa-MGallery by Sofitel.

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