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Ryad Lyon-Mogador

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Reviewed 20 October 2016

The staff were extremely friendly and helpful when it came to restaurant recommendations and places to go. The rooftop terrace where we had breakfast had stunning views over the medina and the breakfast was great (Moroccan pancakes, croissants, fruit salad, eggs and fresh orange juice). All of the rooms are a good size and decorated in their own unique style.... More 

Thank Eloise W
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful riad in the middle of the medina. comfortable beds, good shower and great breakfast on the rooftop terrace with a 360 degrees view of essaouira and the ocean. We recommend staying here to everyone!

Thank Ruben B
Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

A long overdue review for our visit Jan 2016. The ryad is nice and the new owner is lovely; very sweet and helpful. The ryad is centrally located and has a gorgeous view from the roof where wonderful breakfasts were served. Breakfast included eggs which was welcome after all the bread everywhere else. We were warmly greeted by the owner,... More 

Thank Erin C
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This riad really is a "safe haven" in a peaceful part of the medina. The roof terrace offers fantastic views during breakfast and if you just fancy chilling out and catching some rays on the sun loungers. Staff are so attentive and more than happy to help with any enquiries. Jerome and Carol are amazing people and full of knowledge.... More 

Thank Lois_Dani
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We (2 people) stayed here for two nights. The host (Carol) was just awesome! She always was in close touch with us via email before our arrival wanting to know when we would arrive so they could prepare for our arrival. Upon arrival we were greeted by the lovely housekeeper (I believe she speaks primarily French) and we were shown... More 

1 Thank Kaiyip
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We stayed ten days here in January in the highest riad in essaouira in the heart of the medina the views from the terrace give 360 degree sea views and are worth it for the view alone. Breakfast was spectacular different each day with a breath taking view of waves crashing on rocks. At night we took a bottle of... More 

Thank Shekinaholistic
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 April 2016

The French lady host (I believe she is called Karol) was very very helpful. She gave us a bigger room when we only paid for a standard double room as with the baby cot, the standard room would have been would have been tight for space. The right is in heart of medina so ideal for shopping. The breakfast was... More 

Thank Tahir M
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

We chose this riad as it was reasonably priced and was located on the main street of the old medina , close to the parking and the port . The rooms were a bit small and very minimalistic in their decor . No complains , only issue we faced was communicating with the owner who stays in top floor ,... More 

Thank bibiNfifi
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Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

I spent 5 blissful days in Essaouria Riad Lyon was an amazing place to stay. Rooms cleaned every day. Breakfast on the terrace were superb. Carole the host made you feel you were truly her guest and nothing was too much trouble. Mint tea and talk about Essaouria on the terrace was a lovely way to start my stay. I... More 

Thank MinervaMinx
1 review
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed my stay here. I went with a friend for a two night break from Marrakech. Liked it so much stayed an extra night. Very characterful, clean and comfortable. Carol was a great hostess. Breakfasts were excellent with just right amount of variety. Well situated and great view from roof terrace. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Jenny M

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the old Mogador, on the edge of the Atlantic, the Lyon-Mogador is a "safe haven" in the heart of the medina in the magical city of Essaouira. This charming XVIII, organized on 4 levels, wraps around the skylight. 13 authentic rooms and a terrace offering a panoramic view of the ocean and the Medina, will help make your stay unforgettable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ryad Lyon-Mogador

Address: 39 Rue Ceuta, Essaouira 44000, Morocco
Region: Morocco > Marrakech-Tensift-El Haouz Region > Essaouira
Price Range: €37 - €73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ryad Lyon-Mogador 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Ryad Lyon Mogador Essaouira
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Essaouira
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Essaouira
#8 Romantic Hotel in Essaouira
#20 Family Hotel in Essaouira
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